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    Econo Lodge Downtown

    475 Rideau St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5Z3, Canada
    +1 855-973-7216
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    Overview
    • Excellent3%
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    • Terrible22%
    2 weeks ago
    “Very simple well located inn”
    5 weeks ago
    “not bad for bein in downtown of Ottawa”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 147 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My overall experience at this hotel was quite enjoyable, considering that I was looking for a simple, but well-located stay. The breakfast was sufficient and fresh. My room was overall comfortable and clean. Finally, the front desk staff was incredibly kind and helpful, which made...More

    Thank carlbberg
    Response from EconoLodge Gues... S, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge DowntownResponded 1 week ago

    Good Morning Mr. Carlbberg: Thank you for the excellent review. We greatly appreciate that you took the time to share your experience at the Econolodge Downtown Ottawa.You definitely highlighted some of our greatest attributes in detailing why you stay with us. The cleanliness of our...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The installations are old and the hotel is not very clean and in some places the smell is bad, close to the ice machine.. These are the negative points. However price is low, it is well located, has a parking lot and breakfast is very...More

    Thank G0D0FR3D0
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    this hotel is not bad for just passing by and wants to visit Ottawa, it is right in downtown, walking distance to the parliament (20 min) on nice weather, free parking at this hotel and also basic breakfast with waffle maker which is nice for...More

    Thank clacla m
    Response from EconoLodge Gues... S, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge DowntownResponded 2 weeks ago

    Good Day ClaCla: Thank you for reviewing our property. We proudly offer continental breakfast (A1 waffles) and free parking with a easy breezy 15-20 minute walk to the gorgeous Parliament Buildings and the Famous Byward Market. Yes, in the Summer months, we are among the...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

    Paid only 84$ per night in a double queen room. We also needed a cot, which is not available to reserve ahead of arrival & there are only 2 cots available for the entire motel. Breakfast was okay, with standard continental items ie waffles, muffins,...More

    Thank Tricia S
    Response from EconoLodge Gues... S, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge DowntownResponded 5 weeks ago

    Good Day Tricia: Thank you for taking the time to provide us a feedback of your stay. We are sorry to learn that you encountered a few negative experiences during your stay. We do provide cots at a fee, however, the requests have been high...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    I wish I could say that it was worth it for the price and the location. It wasn't. The only positives I could say for this motel were that it is on the main bus route and Rideau Street leads to all the major tourist...More

    Thank candotraveller
    Response from EconoLodge Gues... S, Front Office Manager at Econo Lodge DowntownResponded 5 weeks ago

    Good Afternoon Candotraveller: Heartfelt apologies for your less than adequate experience. Our guests often times sing praises to the location of the property and the easy 15 minute walk to the popular Byward Market and the Parliament Buildings. The area does appear unsafe to some...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$64 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 60
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    Jasmine C
    1 December 2015|
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    Response from EconoLodge Gues... S | Property representative |
    Hi: Good Afternoon. The minimum age is 19 years.
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    Audrey R
    9 June 2015|
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    Response from EconoLodge Gues... S | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry. Unfortunately we are not a pet friendly property.
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