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Rideau Heights Inn
Ranked #34 of 68 Hotels in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed April 28, 2013

Visiting our granddaughter we chose here as it was close to her.
Very clean and the bed was so comfy best we have ever had, will be staying here again on our next visit.
Only down side the room next door had their AC/Heating fan on which vibrated through to our room and was quite noisey.

  • Stayed: April 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 22, 2013 via mobile

If you are looking for a good clean room in the south of Ottawa at a reasonable price this is a good choice! It's not a Delta but nicely put together very pleasant setting and the staff are very amiable.

  • Stayed: March 2013
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Reviewed March 3, 2013

We were in Ottawa for the last weekend of Winterlude. The hotel was priced well for what it provided; not a 'swanky' place to stay but the room was clean and comfortable. Coffee in your room and our room had a bar fridge that we could store some essentials in. The complimentary continental breakfast was good and what you would expect - coffee, tea, juice, pastries, muffins, small boxes of cereal, milk, etc. We took advantage of it while there for the two mornings and it was worthwhile.
The drive to Ottawa is just a couple of minutes and it is close to the bay at the end of the Rideau Canal so you can skate into town if you wish.
Staff were friendly and knowledgeable.
The WiFi worked perfectly on my iPad2 and was included in the price. We were right next to the office so I cannot comment on its range.
We plan on booking again when we return for a visit in the summer.

  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
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3  Thank Mark M
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Reviewed December 16, 2012

Stayed there with my husband because it was the closest hotel to my work's x-mas party. It was cheap so I didn't know what to expect. Staff was very friendly. Our Room was clean and fairly updated, free wifi, fridge, free continental breakfast. Our king size bed was the most comfy bed ever (not even comparable to fairmonts, hilton's, & marriott's')!!. Overall very satified for the price.

  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled as a couple
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4  Thank Dane_gurl
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Reviewed November 24, 2012

We attended a major dog show in Ottawa.This hotel was minutes from the CE Center and the airport. Although we were under a flight path, you really could not hear the planes. Very comfortable bed! The grounds were grass and well treed. You park right in front of your room. Breakfast was basic muffins, coffee and cereal. Restaurants were all around the area within driving distances.We would stay there again.

  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed October 28, 2012

We stayed here on the first night of our trip and also on the last night, as it is an easy drive to and from the Ottawa International Airport. It is a basic Inn, but is clean and has everything you need for a comfortable night's stay. We dealt with Roger and also with Yakoub (not sure if I spelled his name right) and they were both more than friendly and extremely helpful.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed October 24, 2012

Clean place and the staff was friendly but the toilet on room (#5) where I stayed was shaking and when I told someone in the office, she seemed like she was aware of it.
There was a hole on the Muffin which looked like a rodent had already had his breakfast before it ended up in my hand. Quite place? Sure if the cars or trucks were not parked in front of your room, as I was woken up by people opening and closing their vehicle doors with heavy hands.
This maybe an isolated issue, so you be the judge.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled on business
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1  Thank torcan1990
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AMMV, General Manager at Rideau Heights Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2012

Thank you for taking the time to review our Inn. We value every comment and take them all into account. We are eager to improve every issues we can, however, unfortunately some are out of our control.

In regards to our muffins they are made by a local bakery and sometimes they come in shapes that don't look like the traditional muffins. We have never had a rodent problem in the 30 years we have been in business.

We are in the process in renovating our bathrooms and yours was one that was just completed. I was not aware of the loose toilet until you brought it to my attention. I thank you for that because we had it fixed that day.

As for the car doors, we apologise that some of our guests were too loud in their departure.

Again, I thank you for your review and we use every comment to improve our services.

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Additional Information about Rideau Heights Inn

Address: 72 Rideau Heights Dr, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 7A6, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Ottawa
Price Range: $100 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rideau Heights Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 36
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Rideau Heights Inn is a short drive to the downtown area, along which you will discover the historical Rideau Canal and the heart beat of Ottawa. In the other direction you will be pleased to know we are also a short 15 minute drive to the Ottawa International Airport! ... more   less 
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