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Best Western Plus Ottawa Kanata Hotel & Conference Centre

7.5 | Good
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3-min. drive from Hwy 416, on-site pool and restaurant, clean & comfortable rooms

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and comfortable
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and helpful service
  • Several reviewers found the location convenient for accessing the Canadian Tire Centre
  • Several guests praised the food at the on-site restaurant
  • A few reviewers enjoyed the on-site pool
Cons
  • A few guests thought that the rooms appeared dated
  • A couple of guests were disappointed that this hotel did not have an elevator
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Dec 9, 2013
Overview
This property is situated within a 3-minute drive of both Highway 416 and the Trans-Canada Highway. With convenient access to the highway and about a 15-minute drive from the downtown area, this hotel is well located for guests looking to explore the area by car.

This hotel is smoke free and all rooms include free Wi-Fi, free local calls, a flat screen TV with pay-per-view movies, a mini-fridge, a coffeemaker, an iron and ironing board, a hair dryer, a desk and air conditioning. Select rooms also include a microwave and/or a balcony. Accessible rooms are available on the ground floor only (this hotel does not have an elevator).

Suites are also available and provide more spacious accommodations, including a sofabed. Select suites also include a jetted tub and/or a fireplace.

Free parking is available on site and pets are permitted in select rooms for an additional fee of $20 per night.

The on-site Fitz's Classic Grill serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Room service is available from 8 am to 9 pm.

Other on-site amenities include an indoor saltwater pool, a hot tub, a sauna, a fitness centre, a volleyball court, meeting and conference space, catering services, a business centre, coin-operated laundry machines, a 24-hour front desk, ice/vending machines and dry cleaning service.

The Canadian Tire Centre, home of the NHL's Ottawa Senators, is about 12 minutes away by car. The downtown area, which is about a 15- to 20-minute drive away by car, features Parliament Hill, the Byward Market, the University of Ottawa, the National Arts Centre, the National Art Gallery, the Bank of Canada and the Canadian Mint. The Ottawa International Airport (YOW) is about 20 to 25 minutes away by car. (All driving time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified by a front desk agent on December 9, 2013: Pet fees and accessible rooms.
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The Good
Among the reviews used for this analysis, many guests seemed generally happy with their stay at this hotel and several aspects of the property were praised.

Many guests described their rooms as clean and generally comfortable, while a few reviewers added that the rooms were quiet and spacious. However, a couple of guests described noise disturbances (see below for more details). A couple of reviewers specifically mentioned that the beds were comfortable.

Several reviewers found the location convenient for accessing highways and the Canadian Tire Centre.

The food at the on-site restaurant was praised by several guests, while one reviewer thought that the restaurant was the highlight of the hotel.

A few guests thought that the room rates were reasonable and some reviewers appreciated the free parking and free Wi-Fi. A couple of other reviewers were happy that the hotel permitted pets.

A few reviewers enjoyed the indoor pool area and one guest described the pool as clean.
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The Bad
There were only a few common concerns found for this property, among the reviews sourced for this editorial.

A few guests thought that the rooms appeared dated and in need of upgrades, while a couple of reviewers complained about hearing traffic noise in their rooms.

A couple of reviewers were disappointed that this hotel did not have an on-site elevator.
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Sources
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 3.8 out of 5, with 86% of 307 guests recommending the property.

TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #34 out of 66 hotels in Ottawa, with an average score of 3.5 out of 5, from 116 reviews.

The author called the hotel on December 9, 2013 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
Analyzed by Tammy B.
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Guest Reviews
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Rated 7.5/10 based on 2230 reviews

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1876 Robertson Road, Ottawa, ON