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    The Business Inn & Suites

    180 Maclaren St | at Elgin, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0L3, Canada
    1 (613) 209-1237
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    “free laundry” (52 reviews)
    “full kitchen” (166 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    My wife and I visited Ottawa from Australia on 19th October 2017, we stayed at this establishment for 3 nights in a mini studio. The room is huge with plenty of wardrobe and bench space through out room. It came with a fridge, microwave, sink,...More

    Thank bon1979
    Response from TonyTBI, Guest Services at The Business Inn & SuitesResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for the valuable feedback! We are pleased to hear you had enjoyed our breakfast, found the front desk staff to be polite and helpful in addition to finding our establishment to be one of the best hotels during your travel. Hopefully we see...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The building, elevators, parking, etc. are a bit old and beat up (like all buildings in this area), but the room itself was excellent, and the bathroom was brand new. Kitchenette was great, with a regular size fridge, oven, microwave oven, sink, and cookware plus...More

    Thank Shervin S
    Response from TonyTBI, Guest Services at The Business Inn & SuitesResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for your candid comments. We are happy to hear you had enjoyed your stay. Hopefully we see you again soon!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I recently stayed at the Business Inn on a business trip to Ottawa and was very impressed with my room - which was actually more like a small apartment. Very simple yet tasteful and convenient. Everything I could possibly need or think of was already...More

    Thank jeffsZ384NI
    Response from TonyTBI, Guest Services at The Business Inn & SuitesResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for your candid comments! We are happy to hear you had enjoyed your stay in addition to all the amenities we provide. Glad to hear the white noise machine had somewhat helped. We apologize for the disturbance. Hopefully we see you again soon!

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The rooms are like full aparments which is awesome. They come with a full kitchen, dining area, living room and a computer desk with a computer. It is definitely a dated place so not for someone looking for a modern and updated hotel. I feel...More

    Thank Sarah T
    Response from TBIGuestServices, Guest Services at The Business Inn & SuitesResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for the candid comments. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the spacious room layout as well as your stay. Hope to see you again soon!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    There are positives and negatives to this hotel: Positives: Quick check in Friendly front desk Great location Spacious rooms Negatives: Very soft, lumpy mattress Terrible shower Breakfast area looks and feels feels like a hospital cafeteria This hotel is good for families or long stay...More

    Thank Weerobbie
    Response from TBIGuestServices, Guest Services at The Business Inn & SuitesResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for the constructive feedback. We'll take note of all this and continue to improve. Glad to hear you enjoyed the spacious room layout and found the check-in process quick. Hopefully we see you again soon!

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    occams-razor
    28 November 2017|
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    Response from sjames03 | Reviewed this property |
    not all room are the same. Ones are like hotel rooms with small kitchen in with the bed room, and then they go up in price where you can have separate kitchen, lounge and bedroom, like an apartment, this is the one we stayed... More
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    5 June 2017|
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    Response from Barrett180 | Property representative |
    Correct, please request a room facing our parking lot.
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    "mini studio is big enough for two people"
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    ""Rooms on the south side are quieter""
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    "North-side rooms overlook Minto Park & east-side rooms are quiet with a nice city view."
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    "Can't think of a tip to improve"
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