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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ottawa Kanata

8.3 | Very Good | #23 out of 65 hotels in Ottawa
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Popular west Ottawa hotel with spacious suites, indoor pool and free hot breakfast

Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, hot breakfast, parking, coffee bar, local calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean and spacious with comfortable beds
  • The location was convenient to the highway, Kanata Centrum Shopping Centre, Bell Sensplex, Tanger Outlet Mall and Canadian Tire Centre
  • Staff were very pleasant, attentive and professional
  • Free breakfast offered a good selection with vegetarian options
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • Some guests found noise disturbances from inside the hotel
  • A few guests said the pool was small and cold
  • Breakfast restocking of hot items went slowly, according to some
  • Some complained that area restaurants were a bit of a walk
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Free Internet
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Editor's Review
Updated May 12, 2017
Overview
This hotel is located just off Hwy 417 and a 1-minute drive from Kanata Centrum Shopping Centre which offers restaurants, cinema, groceries, bank and retail shopping. Ottawa’s city centre is a 20-minute drive.

The hotel offers 98 smoke-free and pet-free rooms on 4 floors with elevator access.

All rooms include free Wi-Fi, free wired Internet, free local calls, a 32” flat screen TV with cable and pay-per-view movies, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a desk with ergonomic chair, an iron and ironing board, a hair dryer, and climate control.

Some rooms include a sofabed, a separate bedroom, 2 TVs, a living room and a 1-person jetted tub. Accessible rooms are also available.

Rooms are furnished with 2 queen beds or 1 king bed.

Free parking is available on site.

A free coffee bar is available in the lobby.

A free hot breakfast is served weekdays from 6 am to 9 am and weekends from 7 am to 10 am.

There is no restaurant on site, but guests will find many choices at the nearby mall, a 10-minute walk along Terry Fox Drive.

Hotel amenities include an indoor pool, a 24-hr fitness centre, a 24-hr business centre, dry cleaning, a guest laundry, sundry/convenience store, a 24-hour front desk, free newspapers, and meeting rooms.

What’s nearby? Kanata Golf & Country Club is a 4-minute drive from the hotel. Canadian Tire Centre (home of the Ottawa Senators hockey team) is a 4-minute drive or 21-minute walk. Tanger Outlet (shopping) is 8 minutes’ drive. Kanata Wave Pool is 4 minutes by car. Bell Sensplex (hockey tournaments) is a 1-minute drive. Ottawa International Airport (YOW) is a 24-minute drive. (All travel times: Google Maps)

Confirmed by the hotel on May 11, 2017: breakfast times, jetted tub fits one person

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The Good
Guests were quite happy with their stay.

Rooms were clean, updated and spacious with comfortable beds and pleasing decor.

The location was well liked. It was convenient to the highway, transit, Kanata Centrum Shopping Centre, Bell Sensplex, Tanger Outlet Mall and Canadian Tire Centre.

Staff gave great service. They were very pleasant, attentive and professional.

Some guests enjoyed the free breakfast which had hot foods and included vegetarian options.

Guests also liked: large breakfast area was given to guests for gatherings and had ample seating.

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The Bad
Some guests offered suggestions for improvement.

Recent room complaints were: a cracked bathroom sink, incomplete bedding supplied for the sofabed, curtains did not fully block out morning light, closet was small, shower head not adjustable, dim lighting, limited TV channels, and bed was hard and sagging in the middle.

Some guests were disturbed by noise. They cited adjoining room doors transferring sounds from next door neighbours, the elevator, a transport truck running its engine to warm up in the early morning hours, sports teams running in the halls and other guests talking in the halls in the wee hours.

Some guests complained about the breakfast running out of selection, poor quality muffins, paper plates and the slow restocking of items.

Other comments found were: pool was small and cloudy, and no hot tub.

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TripAdvisor.ca ranked the hotel #31 out of 67 Ottawa hotels with an average rating of 4 out of 5 from 350 reviews.

Expedia.ca rated the hotel 4.2 out of 5 from 429 reviews.

Booking.com rated the hotel 8.9 out of 10 from 92 reviews.

Guest Reviews
Rated by Guests
8.3 / out of 10
"Very Good"
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23 / out of 65
hotels in Ottawa

The average guest rating for Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ottawa Kanata is 8.3 out of 10 based on 1730 reviews from past guests. This average guest rating ranks Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ottawa Kanata at #23 out of 65 hotels in Ottawa.

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578 Terry Fox Drive, Ottawa, ON