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Ottawa Sleep Inn
2 out of 5
0.5 mi from Rideau Canal
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2.8/5 (43 reviews)

"Really friendly and professional staff. Efficient and clean."…"

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2019

Ottawa Sleep Inn
Residence & Conference Centre - Ottawa Downtown
2.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Rideau Canal
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3.9/5Very Good! (1,785 reviews)

"It's a convenient location and clean. If the budget is limited, this is a good option."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Residence & Conference Centre - Ottawa Downtown
Fantastic fully equipped modern apartment - downtown with parking
4.9/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)
Excellent Accomodations!

"Beautiful accommodation, fantastic owner who was readily available and informed us of everything going on and how to get in touch if needed. Location was perfect for our needs, very close to downtown, yet quiet to get a great sleep! Would definitely stay there again!! Thanks Isabelle!!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Fantastic fully equipped modern apartment - downtown with parking
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Rideau Inn
3 out of 5
0.8 mi from Rideau Canal
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The price is $78 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4.2/5Excellent! (128 reviews)

"Great place, friendly staff and convenient location!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Rideau Inn
Carleton U / TD Place / Landsdowne / Dows Lake
3 out of 5
0.6 mi from Rideau Canal
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4.4/5Wonderful! (9 reviews)
Cute apartment

"An excellent large apartment with everything needed for your stay.Beds and pillows very comfortable.We did suggest ovenmitts for the kitchen.Our main complaint was the parking as there was none and we were told what streets to park on and our car was slightly damaged as in winter the street is very ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Carleton U / TD Place / Landsdowne / Dows Lake
A Voyageur Guest Apartments
2.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Rideau Canal
The price is $141 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
3.2/5 (19 reviews)
New Year Eve Apartment Stay...

"Have stayed at Voyageur's Rooms a few previous nights and all was fine. This bachelor Apt stay was fine, too, however it is an older house so heavier noise between units will travel. Happy to have had a newer washer/dryer in the apartment for a quick load. Just wish the HDMI cable for the TV was ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2020

A Voyageur Guest Apartments
Downtown Bed and Breakfast
2.5 out of 5
0.7 mi from Rideau Canal
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3.4/5 (113 reviews)

"Great people! Amazing central location! Can't wait to come back!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2018

Downtown Bed and Breakfast
A Voyageur's Guest House
2.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Rideau Canal
The price is $39 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
3/5 (301 reviews)
Another positive night...

"Have stayed several nights now when around the area. Have also become partial to a specific room, so I am content when I receive that one. People need to remember this isn't the Holiday Inn, and gear their expectations accordingly. The room I chose was comfortable. Shower glass could have used a ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

A Voyageur's Guest House
The Business Inn
2.5 out of 5
1 mi from Rideau Canal
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The price is $80 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4.3/5Excellent! (2,475 reviews)

"Pros: The rooms are well maintained and clean. Breakfast options were nice too. Con: I couldn't figure out how to keep the whole room warm enough. I had to leave the portable heater (provided in the room) on and beside the bed when I went to sleep(guess this might be a "winter" issue). Overall: A ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2021

The Business Inn
Downtown rooftop patio
0.8 mi from Rideau Canal
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Downtown rooftop patio
The perfect place for families and groups on a budget in the heart of downtown.
Private Luxurious Hideaway Steps From the Rideau Canal & Parliament Hill
Downtown and newly renovated - close to canal!
2 floors, updated character home in the heart of downtown with tons of space!
Kid-friendly! Mins to Parliament, downtown, hospitals, museums, Billings & more!
Ashbury House B&B
3 out of 5
0.2 mi from Rideau Canal
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The price is $128 per night from Jan 30 to Jan 31
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)

"Our hosts were superb. Shown to room where slices of freshly baked apple pie greeted us. Breakfast was quite the affair what with a berry comporte, and asparagus, mushroom omelet, well presented and served Four poster bed with comforter was a delight Slept like a lamb. Bathroom is tiny. Room was ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2020

Ashbury House B&B
Ottawa Embassy Hotel & Suites
3.5 out of 5
1.1 mi from Rideau Canal
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The price is $98 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
4.2/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"Very friendly and welcoming staff. Spacious rooms"…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2020

Ottawa Embassy Hotel & Suites
The Carleton Suite Hotel
3 out of 5
1.2 mi from Rideau Canal
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The price is $91 per night from Feb 7 to Feb 8
4.3/5Excellent! (1,003 reviews)

"Easy access, good location and clean rooms, friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2020

The Carleton Suite Hotel
Arc The Hotel
4 out of 5
1.2 mi from Rideau Canal
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The price is $86 per night from Feb 13 to Feb 14
4.1/5Very Good! (1,099 reviews)

"Very nice hotel right in the centre of downtown. Room was on the smaller side, but very clean and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Arc The Hotel
Sheraton Ottawa Hotel
4 out of 5
1.2 mi from Rideau Canal
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The price is $93 per night from Jan 29 to Jan 30
4.4/5Excellent! (1,000 reviews)

"Great service. We had a good time. The only thing I didn’t like is the fact that one of the staff came and told us that they received a noise complaint about us. I promise we weren’t drinking or partying in the room. We were casually talking in low voice. Not really sure who found us loud. After ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2020

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Rideau Canal is located in a welcoming area of Ottawa known for its major shopping area and top museums. The neighborhood is home to 6 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something with the amenities you're looking for.

Staying Near Rideau Canal

Choose from 193 hotels and accommodations within 5 miles of Rideau Canal, including these selections:

  • Fairmont Chateau Laurier: With a stay at this 4.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 3 restaurants and an indoor pool, along with pillowtop beds. Our customers like its dining options and central location.
  • Lord Elgin Hotel: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Capital Hill Hotel and Suites: This 3-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and overall value.

Things to See and Do Near Rideau Canal

After you've visited Rideau Canal, you can explore the sights within a couple miles of the area.

Museum of Nature, Canadian War Museum, and National Gallery of Canada feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you're in town. Billings Estate National Historic Site, Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, and National War Memorial are monuments to see when you're exploring the area around Rideau Canal. Spend some time wandering around Lansdowne Park, Brantwood Park, and Dundonald Park.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you might plan a visit to University of Ottawa and Carleton University. You might also stop by Parliament Hill, located 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Rideau Canal, or Byward Market Square which is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Rideau Canal?
Rideau Canal is located in a welcoming area of Ottawa known for its major shopping area and top museums. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 35 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
Where is the best place to stay close to Rideau Canal?
Residence & Conference Centre - Ottawa Downtown is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this residence offers free WiFi and in-room kitchenettes. It’s located just a short 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Rideau Canal. Other good options within a few miles include Fairmont Chateau Laurier and The Westin Ottawa.
How many hotels are there near Rideau Canal?
Expedia has 35 hotels and other accommodations within a mile from Rideau Canal.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Rideau Canal, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer near Rideau Canal.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Rideau Canal?
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What can I see and do near Rideau Canal?
You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Museum of Nature, Canadian War Museum, or National Gallery of Canada. Royal Canadian Mint, Billings Estate National Historic Site, and Peace Tower are notable landmarks to explore if you’re in the area. Get outside and spend some time strolling around Lansdowne Park, Jacques Cartier Park, and Commissioners Park.

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