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The Business Inn & Suites

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I come to this hotel, I feel like home. The staff are really nice and helpful, and I feel I have enough freedom to move around and to have some guests. Breakfast isn't great, but complementary to the full equipped kitchen I have in my suit.

1Thank christian a
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed here Dec 4 to 8, 2016, and really enjoyed my stay. The room was very clean and well appointed. And quiet even with my room facing Elgin. The staff were friendly and the good choice of food for breakfast was a nice bonus for such an affordable place. I could take the bus to anyplace I wanted to...

1Thank Lisalator
manchester england
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Ok so the decor may not be to everyone's taste and some things look a little tired BUT everything about this hotel counters that. Staff , brilliant and without exception everyone encountered was so friendly and helped with whatever was asked . Room very clean , comfortable and ticked every box for us . Breakfast was great and the little...

1Thank mikazg
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Just returned from a weekend away in Ottawa. Stayed at the Business Inn and Suites and I found this hotel perfect for my stay in Ottawa. This is my 3rd visit to the Business Inn and Suites. The hotel is situated close to many restaurants, you can walk to both the Parliament Buildings and Byward Market. I found all the...

1Thank dottie50
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Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

It's an apartment building turn into an inn. It smells really and the staff is not polite or normal at all, moreover they are rude. The price for their parking is so expensive and the parking lot of the building in the garage, obviously, it smells like a garage can. The floor is extremely bad and unbalanced. The room even...

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Renfrew, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This aparthotel gave us decent, spacious budget accommodation in a central location. Certain aspects of the rooms have been upgraded/modernised but other aspects are rather tired. We were there midweek, which was fine but I think that the general area might get a little noisy at weekends.

2Thank Alnis
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We stayed here as a large group for a work Christmas party. We traveled over 3 hours to get there. The pros, clean room, good location, very comfortable bed. The cons, well check in was 3:00 PM and we arrived at 3:10. Checked in and went to our room 3:20 PM. When we the elevator doors opened & there was...

1Thank elaineron
Barrett180, General Manager at The Business Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your constructive feedback. You are 100% correct and we are taking internal action to ensure this is never repeated. Sincerely, The Business Inn & Suites.

Chicoutimi, Canada
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I stayed a night here while travelling to Quebec to look for an apartment.I stayed in an economy room. It had everything I could possibly need. The room looks like it was renovated from a studio apartment. It has a kitchenette as well as a small living room with a pull out couch and a desktop computer with a printer....

Thank Mike C
Ithaca, New York, United States
Reviewed 2 December 2016

To start, the GM of this hotel should thank their staff daily for the great job they are doing. We checked in pretty late at night and the front desk employee was friendly, awake, helpful, and efficient. Our room was probably bigger than your first apartment, and definitely well-equipped for a long stay (we were only there one night so...

Thank Heather L
Ankara, Turkey
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a night while he had a business meeting. I was very impressed with the amenities provided by the Business Inn. Rooms were spacious and comfortable with everything a person would need for a short or extended stay in Ottawa. Location was great, and the front desk staff were very helpful. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Ashley S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spread your paperwork over large desk tables, relax on the comfortable living room sofas and wake up refreshed in a king size bed. If your family is traveling on business with you, our spacious suites feature fully equipped kitchens and household amenities to satisfy their needs as well. Located at the central hot-spot of Ottawa. Locals and visitors enjoy dinner, dancing and live music. 24 hour diners, Parliament Hill, the Rideau Canal and the ByWard Market are within walking distance, making The Business Inn the perfect location when staying in Ottawa! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Business Inn & Suites

Address: 180 Maclaren St | at Elgin, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0L3, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Price Range: ₹ 5,531 - ₹ 8,194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Business Inn & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 156
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Also Known As:
The Business Hotel Ottawa
Business Hotel Ottawa
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Ottawa
#2 Romantic Hotel in Ottawa
#3 Business Hotel in Ottawa
#5 Family Hotel in Ottawa
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“Tell them your requirements and you will not be disappointed”
 of 5 bubbles Jdusel, 25 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I think the north side would be quieter”
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“Choose a room facing Elgin St if you want to access the Pokestop.”
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