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Get an overview of this hotelEco-friendly motel with free breakfast and restaurant



Situated near the airport, this eco-friendly motel is 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Nepean Sportsplex and within 9 mi (15 km) of Mooney's Bay Park and Canadian War Museum. Parliament Hill is 8.1 mi (13 km) away.

Property Features

This smoke-free motel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a spa tub, a sauna, and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Room Amenities

All 87 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers. Free local calls, hair dryers, and ironing boards are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, Ramada Ottawa On The Rideau provides a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center. The motel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities measuring 4000 square feet (372 square meters) include a meeting room. This eco-friendly motel also offers a terrace, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities. Complimentary self parking is available on site. A total renovation of this property was completed in March 2013.

Ramada Ottawa On The Rideau is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 87 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Computer station 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Terrace 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 372 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Long-term parking (surcharge), Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 9 AM.

River Lounge - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at 2 AM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CAD 25 per pet, per night
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Please note: guestrooms are accessible only by exterior (outside) corridors.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: CAD 25 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Monterey Hotel Ottawa
  • Monterey Ottawa
  • Ramada Ottawa Rideau Motel
  • Ramada Rideau Motel
  • Ramada Ottawa Rideau
  • Ramada Rideau
  • Monterey Inn Resort & Conference Centre Hotel Ottawa

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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