If fancy hotels aren’t your thing when traveling, you might consider the comfort of home-away-from-home and opt for one of Ottawa’s many B&Bs. Many people prefer cozy and comfort over contemporary and sleek when traveling or when planning a weekend away from their usual routine. Bed and breakfasts provide a much more intimate setting than most hotels can accommodate, and the personal touches added by your hosts can leave a lasting and memorable impression.
If you’re looking for a quality bed and breakfast to spend your next weekend away, or to enjoy some relaxation before you head back out of Ottawa, look no further than the list we’ve compiled below. Each and every one of these lodgings are noted for hospitality, cleanliness and various accommodations that you will find important for your trip.
1). Bella Notte Bed and Breakfast
108 Daly Ave, Ottawa, ON K1N 6E7, Canada
Lillian, Oscar and Sarah are the hospitable family of three that own and operate Bella Notte. Since their emigration to Canada in 1993 from Yugoslavia, the family has made Ottawa their home-and they want to open it to you. The beautiful and immaculately clean bed and breakfast offers gracious accommodation from gracious hosts-including live piano music to enjoy along with your scrumptious breakfast. Guests who stay at Bella Notte have nothing ill to say of the place; it’s perfect!
2). The Gilmour Inn
431 Gilmour St, Ottawa, ON K2P 0R5, Canada
In the heart of Ottawa’s downtown, The Gilmour Inn provides guests with discriminating tastes a place to stay in decadent style and optimal comfort. This Edwardian-style home has seven finely appointed bedrooms for guests, all of which are accommodated with only the finest in sophistication and comfort. Antique decorations accent each room with a truly classic feeling, and if you’re a lover of fresh fruit, the breakfast at The Gilmour Inn is sure to be a hit!
3). Give me a Break Bed and Breakfast
16 Seymour Ave, Nepean, ON K2E 6P3, Canada
If you are looking for a comfortable and cozy spot to stay in, but without the expensive bells and whistles, Give me a Break offers the comfort of home at prices that are highly competitive with neighboring lodgings. Minimalist settings and the impeccable cleanliness of the house will achieve your every need with optimum comfort.
4). Avalon Bed and Breakfast
539 Besserer St, Ottawa, ON K1N 6C6, Canada
Avalon Bed and Breakfast is located right in Ottawa’s downtown, within walking distance of shopping, dining and entertainment. This spot is ideal for tourists and travelers looking to see everything that Ottawa has to offer, because all of the major tourist attractions are nearby! Despite the central location, the neighborhood in which Avalon is nestled is quiet and private. Meals are incredible and varied, and the hosts are happy to accommodate your every possible need while you stay in the warmth of their hospitality.
5). Shirley Samantha’s Bed and Breakfast
28 Carlotta Ave, Vanier, ON K1L 6S6, Canada
A unique blend of contemporary and classic décor, paired with artwork from Canadian artists creates a
comfortable and stylish atmosphere throughout this two-story home. Delectable breakfasts are served in hearty portions, so you have enough to share-especially since this bed and breakfast is especially friendly to child guests!
6). Auberge McGee’s Inn
185 Daly Ave, Ottawa, ON K1N 6E8, Canada
This three-story home was constructed in 1886 and is within easy walking distance of Byward Market. Moderately sized rooms cater to every amenity you could want when staying overnight in Ottawa, and the breakfasts served at this charming B and B are nothing short of extraordinary. A night stay at Auberge McGee’s Inn is considered such a treat that it’s even been featured numerous times as a prize on Wheel of Fortune!
7). Angela’s Bed and Breakfast
166 Glebe Ave, Ottawa, ON K1S 2C5, Canada
Angela’s Bed and Breakfast is truly one of a kind, as the only B&B in Ottawa with a noted mission to minimize their footprint on the environment. This progressive, family-operated establishment has a large backyard ideal for children to play in, as well as an organic vegetable garden. Every now and then, Angela’s holds barbecues, poetry and music performances and fundraising events. In addition to being a beautiful home to stay in with incredibly cool hosts, this is one place where you can feel good about staying-if environmental concerns are on your list of priorities.