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Ottawa Marriott Hotel

100 Kent Street · Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5R7 Canada

Local Area Attractions

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Discover the area's top attractions from Ottawa Marriott Hotel. Set in downtown Ottawa, our hotel is moments from Parliament Hill, the Canadian Museum of History and the National Gallery of Canada. Also visit the Canadian War Museum and Rideau Canal, located near our hotel.


Classic Canadian

Set in the heart of downtown Ottawa, in our nation's capital, our hotel places guests near an array of interesting cultural and historic attractions, as well as exciting shopping, dining and entertainment. Go skating on the historic Rideau Canal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, home of the world's largest naturally frozen ice-skating rink. Visit the Parliament of Canada. Watch the Changing of the Guards. See our national treasures in the National Gallery of Canada, the Canadian War Museum and the Canadian Museum of History.

Located just one block from Parliament Hill and the Supreme Court of Canada, our hotel is an ideal home base for exploration and guided tours.

In the warmer months, have a picnic or take a scenic bike ride at the historic Rideau Canal, offering plenty of picture-perfect scenery for your leisure enjoyment.

Treat yourself to music and colourful drills on Parliament Hill. If you're in Ottawa, Canada, during the scheduled dates, don't miss the annual ‘Changing of the Guards' ceremony with its regimental band and pipers. Arrive early to get the best view, as this annual Canadian tradition is quite popular.

Located just across the Ottawa River you'll discover Gatineau, Quebec. Our sister city in the National Capital Region offers unrivaled settings for nature lovers visiting our hotel. Explore Gatineau's beautiful parks and rivers. Plentiful year-round outdoor activities include hiking, skiing or riding along the most extensive network of bike paths in Canada.


In addition to being a short walk from conventions and exhibitions at the Shaw Centre, the Ottawa Marriott Hotel is in close proximity to a wide array of exciting museums and galleries. Whether you're interested in dinosaur fossils, stories about the heroic efforts of those who fought for our country or viewing the world's largest indoor collection of totem poles, Ottawa's national museums have something to offer everyone. View our recommendations on the top museums and galleries below.

Canadian Museum of History

Canadian Museum of Nature

National Gallery of Canada

Canadian War Museum

Canadian Aviation & Space Museum

Canadian Agriculture & Food Museum

Canada and Science Technology Museum

Ottawa's Neighborhoods

Discover the neighbourhoods of Ottawa from our downtown Ottawa hotel. Located on Sparks Street, our hotel is mere steps from shops, restaurants and businesses, as well as an array of distinctive architecture. Plan your visit to coincide with an annual festival or special event on Sparks Street.

Visit the famous, historic ByWard Market district during your stay at our hotel. It's one of the most popular tourist attractions in Ottawa. Here you'll find trendy and classic dining experiences, vibrant nightlife and boutique shopping.

Explore the arts, high fashion and live theatre performances in the Rideau district, east of the Rideau Canal.

Visit the Glebe Historic District near our hotel. This eclectic neighbourhood offers an array of shops, restaurants, pubs and services along Bank Street.

Just a few blocks away from the hotel is Elgin Street, the perfect spot to enjoy coffee shops and bakeries. You'll also find delis, bookstores and full-service restaurants.

Westboro Village is a 10-minute drive from our hotel and offers 200 shops, restaurants and professional service businesses.

Chelsea is a scenic village with its own hidden treasures waiting to be explored, located adjacent to Gatineau Park and the Gatineau River, on the Quebec side. Group them all together for an interesting day trip. Reach Chelsea in 30 minutes by car from our hotel.

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