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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 21 April 2014

We had a pleasant visit to the Albert House Inn in April. We found the service warm and personal. It was a great touch to have a selection of newspapers - Ottawa Citizen, New York Times, Toronto Star, Globe & Mail - to read over breakfast. Breakfast was also very well done: several courses and very well made. It's exactly...

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Blumenau, SC
Reviewed 31 March 2014

We stayed only for 2 nights , and it was great because the owners are very nice and helpful. The location is very good, you can walk if you want to the main attractions in town. The breakfast was home made style, and the hotel very cozy, specially the fireplace in the main room , where you can drink a...

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 9 March 2014

This is the best Bed and Breakfast I ever stayed. The owners, Kathy and John, are very friendly and helpful. The rooms are very confortable and clean. The location is great, close to rstaurants, drugstores and to many bus stops. I really loved my staying.

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 19 January 2014

Came for business reasons because it was close to where I needed to be, but I would recommend it for anyone -- good rates, right downtown, and extremely nice innkeepers! (And a good made-to-order breakfast, too.)

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Farnham, Canada
Reviewed 9 January 2014

We spent two (2) wonderful days at Albert House Inn; and, the owners were extra wonderful in making our stay enjoyable. There is plenty of information available for things to o in Ottawa; and, the staff is very knowledgeable about this beautiful city of Ottawa. We will definitely return again; this was our third time there!

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 6 January 2014

I would like to share my wonderful experience at the Albert House Inn. This was my first time in a smaller hotel. I was there for one week at the beginning of December, in a moderate single. All the rooms have their own bathroom and shower or bath. The owners (Cathy and John) and their team were always helpful and...

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 26 December 2013

My first stay at the Albert House was 30 years ago as a graduate student. Now I'm grey-haired & semi-retired, but I still enjoy the historic Albert House when I come to Ottawa. Kathy & John go that extra mile to provide a homey atmosphere, and the hearty breakfast menu is great.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 December 2013

I usually stay at the Marriott when I travel to Ottawa on business but this time around I decided to try something different. The Albert's rates were very competitive and parking was very reasonable for downtown Ottawa. I checked in early and was easily accommodated. My room was very clean and looked very comfortable. The gentleman who showed me to...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 13 December 2013

Cathy and her team really run this place with soul and character. I enjoyed the stay a lot and felt it was an experience in itself. It's a place where you feel like a welcome guest, not like a passing visitor. The hotel is a historic building built by one of the Chief Architects of the Dominion for himself, though...

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albertinn, Owner at Albert House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks. We do our best to ensure that our guests have a comfortable stay with us. I do enjoy cooking breakfast and do so as often as I can when I am not needed at the Front Desk. Yes, we do have several steps up to our front entrance but please be assured they are...

Qualicum Beach, Canada
Reviewed 1 November 2013

Cathy and her staff are delightful. Beautiful character place, clean and welcoming. Great location with lots to see in walking distance. Would not hesitate to return. Rooms are more than comfortable and the food was great. Would highly recommend for business or just a friendly visit to Ottawa

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a designated heritage property in the heart of downtown Ottawa with comfortable guest rooms, modern amenities, outstanding personal service and fabulous cooked to order breakfasts. We are a short walk to business and government agencies, Parliament, the National Archives Library, War Museum, Museum of Civilization, the Rideau Canal and lots of shopping, dining and entertainment. On site paid parking is available, but public transit is only steps away. Welcoming guests for over twenty eight years. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Albert House Inn

Address: 478 Albert Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5B5, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Price Range: RM371 - RM629 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Albert House Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Albert House Hotel Ottawa
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“As it's an old Victorian house, each room is different - so ASK the owners and they will find what appeals to you.”
 of 5 bubbles mariaissa2016, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 306 is very comfortable for a solo traveler or a couple. Did not have any problem with this room except for the loud air conditioning”
 of 5 bubbles Marsabeba, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“this is a converted house - so no issues with the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles paymanr2015, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose a higher floor to get some natural light on the room and bring earplugs for noisy AC”
 of 5 bubbles PeninsulaInn-Manager, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“My room faced back toward a smaller parking lot so it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles gregoryz919, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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