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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 29 July 2010

It was a very nice, clean and orderly place. The location was very central, within walking distance to town, and it was a very quiet neighbourhood. The breakfast was excellent, and the room we had (double en suite) was flawless.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2010

Great B & B located 20 mins walk from downtown Ottawa - ideal base for exploring the city. The host Maria was helpful and a wealth of information.. and she cooked a great breakfast! The rooms are good but overall the place could do with some modernisation - aside from that all was good and we would recommend it! ps...

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2010

I chose Ambiance B&B based on its good reviews and was not disappointed. Clean & comfortable rooms, friendly host, great breakfasts (especially the french toast), good location and onsite parking, meaning you can leave the car and explore Ottawa on foot.

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 15 July 2010

I didn't know what to expect and it turned out to be very pleasant. Very good location, as a matter of fact I did not used my car during the whole weekend and I was able to walk everywhere. The breakfasts were sublime. Maria - the owner - was very polite and not intrusive in any way. In a nut...

Thank allaboutyves
Reviewed 29 June 2010

I stayed for 3 nights, and had the room with its own bathroom. It is within easy walking distance of many of the main tourist attractions. Breakfasts were wonderful - different every morning, and times were flexible. The room was attractively decorated, and everything was clean. I would definitely stay here again. If you are driving, follow Maria's directions -...

Thank Canadasnowcap
South Yorkshire
Reviewed 28 June 2010

Me and my husband stayed at Ambiance on our tour of eastern Canada, it is a great B & B, ideally situated for sightseeing. Maria is a great host and a wonderful cook, each day we were served a gourmet breakfast and enjoyed long chats at the dining table with Maria and fellow guests. Our room was spotlessly clean and...

Thank youngsbungalow
Paris, France
Reviewed 26 June 2010

My daughter and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this beautiful victorian house which has been decorated with care to reflect the period it was built in. We immediately felt at home and particularly enjoyed the exceptional breakfasts (Maria used to run a restaurant). Daily discussions around the breakfast table were an added pleasure and sometimes lasted up til an...

Thank backpacker075
Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 25 June 2010

An excellent bed and breakfast for a woman travelling alone - I arrived late due to other committments that evening and Maria had all the details worked out and had communicated well with me in advance so that I was able to find my way, feel safe and go straight to bed. The food was excellent, the breakfast conversation enjoyable...

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Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 24 June 2010

Maria keeps a tight ship. If you don't mind the rules, this is a great place to stay in Ottawa

Thank JSyr
Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 21 June 2010

Maria, is a really friendly host with a bubbly personality. She went out of her way to accomodate us. Breakfast is to die for! The room we had (with complete bathroom) was super clean and comfortable. There is no tv, but that is perfect to "unplug" for a weekend. Anything we might have forgotten at home was available to us...

Thank Poussinnetta

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ambiance is very centrally located downtown yet on a very quiet residential street allowing you to walk almost everywhere. Only a ten-minute walk to Parliament Hill and the Rideau Canal most guests need never use their car or public transit. We are a very easy walk to all major attractions in the city including the Byward Market, Canadian Museum of History,National Gallery of Canada, the Ottawa Convention Centre, Canadian War Museum, National Arts Centre, Library and Archives Canada as well as many great local restaurants and shops. Our home built in 1904 maintains it's Victorian charm yet also includes all of life's modern amenities to provide you with great value. Wireless & DSL Internet, luxurious terry robes and bath products, hair dryers, complimentary beverages, business services and much more as well as a full gourmet breakfast and parking are included in all of our very reasonable and affordable rates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambiance Bed and Breakfast

Address: 330 Nepean St, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5G6, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Price Range: RM303 - RM422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Room 4 at front is best choice with ensuite bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles dgandpj, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We rented room 1 & 2 as a suite and it worked out well. Very economical.”
 of 5 bubbles AudreyV112, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We weren't concerned about the view from our window the street was quite and a older section of town. We were able to walk everywhere”
 of 5 bubbles grahamb175, 9 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Our room was the smallest but we booked later...so if interested book early to get the choice room.”
 of 5 bubbles sadie183, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We had the room on the 3rd floor, the stairs are narrow and steep and the carpet is dated, and that is why we down-rated the room to average. The air conditioning worked fine.Although we didnt see them, we believe the rooms on the second floor have wood floors and would probly be nicer.”
 of 5 bubbles 69mg, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
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