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The Business Inn, Ottawa, Canada

2.5-star2.5 stars
180 MacLaren StreetOttawaONK2P0L3Canada

Hotel with restaurant, near National Gallery of Canada
  • Free continental breakfast and free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
Great room
Very comfortable
Tasty breakfast
Pool should be renewed
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From 1,873 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

The Business Inn, Ottawa, Canada

from A$119
  • Signature Suite
  • Executive Room
  • Studio (Mini)
  • Studio Suite, Balcony
  • Economy Suite, 1 Bedroom

What’s around The Business Inn, Ottawa, Canada


  • In Centretown
  • National Gallery of Canada - 22 min walk
  • Supreme Court of Canada - 23 min walk
  • Ottawa City Hall - 8 min walk
  • Confederation Park - 9 min walk
  • Museum of Nature - 10 min walk
  • National Arts Centre - 10 min walk
  • Confederation Square - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Ottawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.) - 20 min drive
  • Ottawa Station - 9 min drive
  • Ottawa Fallowfield Station - 22 min drive
  • Self parking (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 158 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 12 floors


  • Check-in time 4 PM-4 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Self parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
Things to do
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference space size (feet) -
  • Conference space size (meters) -
  • One meeting room
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Built in
  • Lift
  • ATM/banking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Hindi

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 46-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • In-room computer
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Full-sized fridge/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


Maclarens on Elgin - This sports bar serves lunch, dinner, and light fare.

The Business Inn, Ottawa, Canada’s small print

Also known as

  • Business Inn Ottawa
  • Business Inn
  • Business Ottawa
  • Business Hotel Ottawa
  • The Business Hotel Ottawa


This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within the same city as the property will not be allowed to check in.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: CAD 300.00 per stay

Optional extras

Self parking costs CAD 15.00 per night with in/out privileges

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 2,101 reviews

The Business Inn, Ottawa, Canada
Canada road trip
No issue. Excellent hotel with good security. Everyone has to come through the reception area. Room are spacious with microwave and fridge and cooking facilities. 2 TV. Comfortable bed. Lots of room at breakfast area. Continental plus Warm breakfast provided. Hotel allows people to pack food for later. Water bottle+ snacks packs provided. Lots of eateries and takeouts nearby. Bus stop 3 mins walk. Parliament Hill is 10 to 15 min walk.
A Traveller, au4 night trip
The Business Inn, Ottawa, Canada
Great Stay
Grea stay. Good location..easy to walk to main attractions. Great spacious and clean room.
Casey, au1 night romance trip
The Business Inn, Ottawa, Canada
Brilliant Hotel !
This hotel goes out of it's way to make your stay a pleasant one. From the breakfasts to the free laundry, the location to everything on Elgin St and everything in between. Highly recommend this hotel to anyone.
Graeme, au4 night romance trip
The Business Inn, Ottawa, Canada
A fantastic place to stay!
We stayed in a one bedroom apartment for two nights and were very happy with all aspects of Business Inn. Location was handy for our interests, there was parking right beside us, kitchen, separate lounge, large wall tv, good breakfast choices.
Geoff, au2 night romance trip
The Business Inn, Ottawa, Canada
gr8 value for money with some home comforts
Walking distance to major attractions, room had cooking facilities and there were free clothes washing facilities, a bonus if u r on a long trip. Gr8 value for money. Highly recommend
Garth, au5 night romance trip

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The Business Inn, Ottawa, Canada

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