Swiss Hotel Downtown Ottawa Hotel


The Swiss Hotel is a modern hotel evoking European charm located in a historical building from 1872.

A family-owned and operated award-winning property, the Swiss Hotel has has established a “Green Key Eco-Rating” by Hotel Association of Canada, and is recognized as a ‘Distinguished Property’ by Elegant Small Hotels Association.

Front Desk Staff CheckinBeginning with guests’ arrival, the staff is available around the clock to assist and meet all expectations pertaining to comfort and privacy.

The Swiss Hotel is proud to provide guests with an atmosphere of relaxation and tranquility from within a private retreat; therefore, does impose a minimum age policy of 12 years and older.

The breathtaking Mediterranean Garden Terrace at the Swiss Hotel provides seclusion and relaxation in the heart of downtown Ottawa. While the hotel does not serve alcohol, we do encourage guests to bring their own bottle of wine, champagne or favorite spirit to enjoy during their stay. The Garden Terrace is a lovely place to sip on a glass of wine and enjoy the warm weather from within a hidden oasis.

At the Swiss Hotel, each room and suite has its own unique charm. The selection of the ergonomically designed furniture, the feathery weight of the bed linen, the lighting, the colours and textures of the walls and décor – all were brought together to achieve the unique combination of luxury and comfort.

Gorgeous bathrooms, robes woven with 100% cotton, and the delicious aroma of freshly-brewed espresso wafting from a *Nespresso machine are just a few examples of the pleasures provided at the Swiss Hotel. The hotel even offers a 24- hour coffee & tea bar as well as ironing board & iron. *The Swiss Hotel is proud to currently be the only hotel in downtown Ottawa to provide in-room Nespresso machines for our guests’ enjoyment and convenience

Entrance of the Swiss Hotel in WinterThe Swiss Hotel is located on historic Daly Ave., and is within perfect walking distance to world-class shopping, dining and sightseeing. The hotel also provides complimentary bike racks when choosing to get around the city by bike.

The hotel is also an ideal location for the business professional, as it’s located next door to the Shaw Convention Centre and within a few minute’s walk to the University and Parliament Building. In addition, Swiss Hotel’s boardroom, which can accommodate up to 10-12 people, and has direct access to our Mediterranean Garden Terrace, gives executives the opportunity to host meetings in a uniquely inspirational room that provides all the desired hi-tech necessities along with genuine comfort.

The dining experience at the Swiss Hotel is nothing short of exquisite. The hotel proudly boasts a signature Swiss-style breakfast that guests can partake in each morning. Featuring homemade, natural and organic dishes, the Swiss Hotel has become renowned for offering a dining experience sure to please every palate.

The family and staff is more than confident that their five-star quality of service and personal attention will make the Swiss Hotel your favorite destination away from home and the best place for business and work outside the office.