Amenities at the Swiss Hotel

The Swiss Hotel offers unpretentious modern comfort in a beautifully restored historic three-story building. As a small adults-only boutique hotel, we offer a tranquil and intimate atmosphere that caters to businesspeople and tourists alike. Whether in town for a meeting or looking to explore the city, allow our intimate hotel and personalized service be your home away from home.

Continue reading for more about our amenities at the Swiss Hotel, including free Wi-Fi internet for your ‘working from home’ or Netflix needs and optional on-site Parking.


  • Wi-Fi throughout the hotel
  • Lounge area and Courtyard Garden
  • Heating and air conditioning
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Espresso beverages (7:30 am to 10:00 am)
  • Computer station

Premium ($)

  • On-site guest parking (limited)
  • Espresso beverages after 10:00 am
  • Same-day laundry service
  • Printing
  • Meeting room for up to 12 people

Hotel Info

Reception desk
8:00 am to 10:00 pm
3:00 pm to 10:00 pm
11:00 am for all rooms
12:00 pm for Deluxe King Spa
Non-smoking facility
(registered service animals exempted)
No Elevator
Any questions?
Visit our FAQ page here.

Warm Beverages

Amenities at the Swiss Hotel - Beverages

While we no longer offer a breakfast option at the Swiss Hotel, we are delighted to provide our guests with complimentary espresso-based coffee, hot chocolate and tea beverages between 8:00 and 10:00am. You’re welcome to enjoy your beverage in your room, the Lounge by the fireplace in the winter, or our secluded Courtyard Garden in the summer months.

If you’re interested in breakfast, we are just steps away from the Byward Market, with lots of options for you to choose from.

Beverage Info

8:00 am to 10:00 am
After 10:00am
$3.50 + HST
Here’s what we have
· coffee (long espresso)
· caffè latte
· cappuccino
· espresso
· espresso macchiato
· hot chocolate
· chai tea latte
· an assortment of teas

Guest Parking (Premium)

Amenities at the Swiss Hotel - Parking

While recommend leaving the car at home and discovering Ottawa’s many sights by foot, bike or public transit, there are some parking options available to you. The Swiss Hotel has limited onsite parking, offered on a first come, first served basis, with no in-and-out privileges. Additionally, there is some street parking available on Daly Avenue, as well as several large paid parking lots within the vicinity of our hotel (e.g. Rideau Centre parking garage).

If you’re arriving by car, we also have a loading zone in front of the hotel entrance on Daly Avenue that allows you 15 minutes to unload your car before parking at one of the many locations around us.

Parking Info

$20.00 + HST (per day)
First come, first served only
No in-and-out privileges

Courtyard Garden

Amenities at the Swiss Hotel - Courtyard Garden

From spring through fall, our secluded Courtyard Garden is a wonderful place to relax and hide away from the city’s hustle and bustle. We invite our guests to enjoy one of our many espresso or tea beverages or bring their own bottle of wine to enjoy during their stay at the Swiss Hotel. During the winter season, get cozy in the warm Lounge next to our stone fireplace and piano. This is one of our favourite amenities at the Swiss Hotel!

Garden Info

8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Coffee and tea beverages served (charges apply)
No corkage fee
Bring your own wine!

Meeting Room (Premium)

Amenities at the Swiss Hotel - Meeting Room

The Lounge is an ideal meeting space for small groups. The Meeting Room comes with complimentary high speed Wi-­Fi, an HD projector, and refreshments, including coffee, tea, water, juice, muffins and croissants. Guests can make their own catering arrangements for lunch meals. Our meeting room is complete with a gas fireplace, piano and spacious garden patio that provides a unique alternative to the typical business or social function.

Meeting Room Info

9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Up to 12 people
Please contact Reception for more information (including prices) or to make a reservation. We offer a discount on our meeting facilities for groups that rent 8 rooms or more.