Situated in the heart of downtown Ottawa the historic Lord Elgin Hotel is recognized internationally for its unique charm and location. Overlooking beautiful Confederation Park and the famous Rideau Canal it is an easy walk to major attractions great restaurants the shopping district Parliament Hill and the renowned Byward Farmers Market. The tastefully decorated guest rooms have either one king one queen or two double beds that comfortably take up to quad occupancy based on sharing existing beds and are serviced with coffee maker hair dryer irons and boards computer link voice mail complimentary newspaper electronic key cards and windows that open. The Lord Elgin also features a new restaurant lobby bar with fireplace pool and fitness centre. This hotel is entirely nonsmoking.