Nearby Tourist Attractions

Ottawa is an excellent city for tourism. With a wealth of quality museums, parks, and natural attractions that bring in crowds from around the world.

That’s one of the main advantages to choosing downtown Ottawa hotels like The Business Inn & Suites. Many of these tourist attractions are located close to the downtown core. Unlike other downtown Ottawa hotels, The Business Inn & Suites offers incredible value for your money.

The following is a list of tourist attractions that are within walking distance of The Business Inn & Suites.

Just down Elgin Street from The Business Inn & Suites is Parliament Hill.

During the day, tours are offered of the Centre Block of the Parliament Buildings (the East Block is available for touring between July and September). On these tours, you’ll be given an in-depth background on the political proceedings in Ottawa as well as Canada’s political history.

At the end of the tour, you’ll be taken up the Peace Tower, where you’ll get a breathtaking view of the whole of Ottawa.

Only blocks away from your downtown Ottawa hotel, The Business Inn & Suites, is the Museum of Nature.

The Museum’s full-sized blue whale skeleton is truly a sight to behold. It also features many educational exhibits for nature lovers of all ages.

The historic Rideau Canal is just a few blocks east of The Business Inn & Suites. The Canal offers beautiful walking and running paths and views that are unrivaled. Take a walk from your downtown Ottawa hotel to the Canal where it meets the Ottawa River in a series of locks and see for yourself. Or, in the wintertime, skate the entire length of the Canal – the longest skating rink in the world.