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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I was looking for accommodations on behalf of a young female student coming to Ottawa on her own for a week. I immediately felt very comfortable securing this accommodation. Maria, was able to answer all my questions confidently and provided me piece of mind booking for my student. My student told me she really enjoyed her time at the B&B...

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St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
Reviewed 28 November 2015

This accommodation is very near the centre of Ottawa( a 10 minute walk.). With off the street parking and a direct route from the airport , it is easy to locate. Maria is very well organized and provides information for the traveller easily. She serves a gorgeous breakfast and on time! The guest kitchen is useful for storing snacks and...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2015

This is a traditional B&B with a sumptuous breakfast served at Maria's dining table. We enjoyed long conversations with Maria during and well after breakfast. The room was quiet, with an ensuite and clean.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 25 November 2015

This B&B is located in a quiet street just a few blocks from downtown, very close to the main bus lines and a short walk to Parliament. The host, Maria, was very accommodating and helpful, and cooked excellent breakfasts each day.

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Beautiful home in a quiet neighbourhood close to downtown. The house, itself, is full of character. My room was spacious, comfortable and with lots of natural light. The proprietor, Maria, has thought of everything!! A shared kitchenette where I made tea every night, books and magazines to read, a fridge and microwave. The breakfasts each morning were fabulous: tasty, healthy,...

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North Bay, Canada
Reviewed 10 November 2015

We had the loft room with the ensuite. Parking was included and the breakfast was delicious and we enjoyed the conversation over breakfast with Maria and three other quests. We were fortunately able to get a last minute booking for Thanksgiving.

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Nelson, Canada
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Ambiance was the perfect place for us (2 couples) for our stay in Ottawa. Being right in the downtown area we could walk to all downtown attractions. Great location for tourists as well as business folks. A nicely kept home of the age of the neighbourhood. Maria our host gave us helpful suggestions and directions. Breakfasts were gourmet and plentiful...

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Thank Bob S
Riverhurst, Canada
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Great location, complete with parking. Maria was a very helpful tourist guide as well as a great cook. We were able to walk to all the tourist areas and also to the bus stop for the hop on hop off bus tour.

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Michigan
Reviewed 7 October 2015

This B&B is well located, and very nicely kept. Maria is a great hostess, and a bit of a "character". She takes an interest in her guests, and she has lots of good suggestions on places to see and eat. Her cooked breakfasts are tasty, filling, and artistically presented. Maria has a large stock of recipes, so unless you're planning...

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Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Located 10-15 minutes walk from centre of town and attractions like Parliament hill, this homely B&B was a great place to stay for a few days. Maria was a great host and it was nice to sit round the breakfast table in the morning chatting with her and the other guests. Ottawa great city for walking around with lots of...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ambiance is very centrally located downtown yet on a very quiet residential street allowing you to walk almost everywhere. Only a ten-minute walk to Parliament Hill and the Rideau Canal most guests need never use their car or public transit. We are a very easy walk to all major attractions in the city including the Byward Market, Canadian Museum of History,National Gallery of Canada, the Ottawa Convention Centre, Canadian War Museum, National Arts Centre, Library and Archives Canada as well as many great local restaurants and shops. Our home built in 1904 maintains it's Victorian charm yet also includes all of life's modern amenities to provide you with great value. Wireless & DSL Internet, luxurious terry robes and bath products, hair dryers, complimentary beverages, business services and much more as well as a full gourmet breakfast and parking are included in all of our very reasonable and affordable rates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambiance Bed and Breakfast

Address: 330 Nepean St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5G6, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Price Range: ₹ 4,538 - ₹ 6,322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Room 4 at front is best choice with ensuite bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles dgandpj, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We rented room 1 & 2 as a suite and it worked out well. Very economical.”
 of 5 bubbles AudreyV112, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We weren't concerned about the view from our window the street was quite and a older section of town. We were able to walk everywhere”
 of 5 bubbles grahamb175, 9 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Our room was the smallest but we booked later...so if interested book early to get the choice room.”
 of 5 bubbles sadie183, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We had the room on the 3rd floor, the stairs are narrow and steep and the carpet is dated, and that is why we down-rated the room to average. The air conditioning worked fine.Although we didnt see them, we believe the rooms on the second floor have wood floors and would probly be nicer.”
 of 5 bubbles 69mg, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
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