Holiday Inn Ottawa East

ex. Chimo Hotel

1199 Joseph Cyr Street, Ottawa, Canada, K1J 7T4  show map
 3 stars
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Holiday Inn Ottawa East

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Snack bar

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Overview

The 3-star Holiday Inn Ottawa East offers fine accommodation in Ottawa. This exquisite hotel dates from 1979 and was refurbished in 2011.

This hotel is situated 3.5 km away from ISKCON Ottawa, Parliament Hill and Buildings and Ottawa Congress Centre. Nestled in the museum district and 6 km from the city center.

Holiday Inn Ottawa East is set close to shopping centers and a market.

Holiday Inn Ottawa East is at a short distance from Ottawa train station. It takes about 15 minutes to get to Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International airport by car.

Rooms

There are non-smoking rooms with cable TV, free wireless internet, a microwave, a work desk and a laptop-size safe provided for travelers staying in Ottawa. In-room self-catering facilities include a small fridge and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the restaurant. At the casual restaurant guests can enjoy local cuisine. Offering various dining options, Lone Star Texas Grill and Perkins Family Restaurant are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

The hotel also offers cars for rent.

Relax

Meals, cribs and a play area are available for children. A gym and fitness classes are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

The hotel personnel speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Arabic.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   10.  Number of rooms:   258.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed for a fee
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's play area
  • Video games
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Sauna

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 13 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Holiday Inn Ottawa East Ottawa location
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Hotel Address:

1199 Joseph Cyr Street, Ottawa, Canada, K1J 7T4

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City Center
  • Ottawa
    5.2 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Ottawa Train Station
    1.5 km
  • Ottawa Art Gallery
    4.3 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Lone Star Texas Grill (cuisine: Mexican)
    60 m
  • East Side Mario's (cuisine: American, Italian, International)
    240 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    258

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Queen-size bed
Size: 19 m²
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  • Private bathroom
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    Size: 28 m²
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Holiday Inn Ottawa East Ottawa location
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      Hotel Address:

      1199 Joseph Cyr Street, Ottawa, Canada, K1J 7T4

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Ottawa
        5.2 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Ottawa Train Station
        1.5 km
      • Ottawa Art Gallery
        4.3 km
      • Bus stop
        200 m
      Restaurants
      • Lone Star Texas Grill (cuisine: Mexican)
        60 m
      • East Side Mario's (cuisine: American, Italian, International)
        240 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of floors:
        10
      • Number of rooms:
        258

      Hotel Awards

      CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedOttawaHoliday Inn Ottawa East

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      Holiday Inn Ottawa East Location

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      What's nearby

      Train stations

      Amusement

      • Cyberdome - 100 m
      • Jillian's Billiard and Sport Bar - 100 m
      • Bowls Canada Boulingrin - 1.0 km
      • Overbrook Bingo Palace - 1.2 km
      • Cosmic Adventures - 1.2 km
      • J N Pizza and Restaurant - 1.6 km
      • Laser Quest Ottawa - 2.0 km
      • Roof Garden Billiards Inc - 2.2 km
      • MC Arthur Lanes - 2.3 km
      • Midway Family Fun Park - 2.5 km
      • Wizmaster Computerized Game - 2.5 km

      Museums

      • Gloucester Arts Council - 1.3 km
      • Musee National de L'aviation - 2.2 km
      • Musee National des Sciences - 2.2 km
      • Canada Musee de L'agriculture - 2.2 km
      • Canada Science and Technology Museum - 2.3 km
      • Association des Auteures - 2.5 km
      • Theatre Action Reseau Ontario - 2.5 km

      Halls

      • Cyrville Community Ctr - 1.3 km
      • Capone's Ristorante and Banquet - 1.7 km
      • Chevaliers de Colomb - 2.0 km
      • Arthritic Culture and Sports Ctr - 2.5 km

      Universities, Institutes

      • Learnet Business and Technology - 2.1 km
      • College Spehre College - 2.3 km
      • Gina's School of Aesthetics - 2.3 km
      • Algonquin College of Applied - 2.4 km

      Public parking

      Local attractions

      • Canada Science and Technology Museum - 2.4 km
        1867 St. Laurent Blvd., Ottawa
      • Strathcona Park - 3.2 km
        Range Rd, between Laurier Ave. E and Templeton, Ottawa
      • Laurier House - 3.4 km
        335 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa
      • Tag Zone - Indoor Paintless Paintball - 2.8 km
        89 - B Montreal Road, Ottawa
      • Sandy Hill - 3.3 km
        Ottawa, OntarioCanada

      Restaurants nearby

      • Lone Star Texas Grill - 60 m

        Address: 1211 Lemieux Street
        Phone: 613-742-9378

        62% likes this, based on 48 reviews
        Cuisine: Mexican
        Price Range: CAD 13 - CAD 33

      • A & W Restaurant - 240 m

        Address: 1200 St Laurent Blvd # G451
        Phone: 613.741.8231

      • Bigg's Deli & Bar - 440 m

        Address: 1099 St. Laurent Blvd

        76% likes this, based on 24 reviews
        Cuisine: American

      • East Side Mario's - 240 m

        Address: 1861 Robertson Rd, Bells Corners
        Phone: + 613 - 820 - 3278

        Cuisine: American, Italian, International

      • Perkins Family Restaurant - 350 m

        Address: 1130 St. Laurent Blvd.
        Phone: (613) 747-9190

        61% likes this, based on 75 reviews

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of floors:
        10
      • Number of rooms:
        258

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      Holiday Inn Ottawa East Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Inn Ottawa East

      Average guest rating

      7.2out of 10
      Very good
      Based on 206 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Location
      9.0

      Guest reviews

      • Older travelers
        5.8

        Close to the highway.

        The air conditioner was very weak - it was very hot in the room. Lack of room service was disappointing. The light in our washroom had a bad connection so it always flickered.

      • Older travelers
        3.2

        Not a bad location and the restaurant's staff and food were great.

        The brim of the pool was covered in black scum. It was like a communal bath. The exercise room was cramped and the equipment is old.The guestrooms appeared neat and clean but there was a very stale odour in the rooms. The bathroom was covered in mould. The front desk people were not the friendliest i've come across.

      • Group of friends
        8.2

        Great service, nice staff. Location, nearly highway and shopping mall.

        The mattress too soft.

      • Single
        4.4

        Close to shopping and easy to get around.

        This hotel needs a complete update/ overhaul on the inside. The Room smelled musty (like dirty socks) and the floors were not steam cleaned or vaccumed as I found large chunks of items on the floor around the bed. The mattress on one bed pretty much collapsed (absolutely no support)on itself and is not suitable for anyone with back issues, Not impressed that I was told that my reservation was for only one night and that the hotel was booked solid, but that they managed to "squeeze" me in when in fact I was booked and quoted for 2 nigths a wekk in advance.

      • Single
        7.8

        Very nice place to stay at especially if you have a car, family or are driving. It is a distance from town center but there is a bus stop close by which also makes transport to and fro the airport easy.

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        We were here for a family wedding so the hotel was convenient.

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        location, big rooms, parking lot close to door

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        The fat you can have a dining room and a bar close so If you don't feel like going out you don't have to.

        We like a whirlpool and the last three times we went there wasn't any. We think there should be a shuttle for special times. EG Winterlude even of it is only three times a day

      • Couple
        10.0

        Great buffet, very friendly customer service reps at front desk

      • Family with children
        7.4

        The staff were excellent and helpful. Parking free. Room was fine.

        The pool area was freezing - the lifeguard was wearing a jacket and boots. The water was warm enough but the jacuzzi was broken. The pool and the jacuzzi were why I chose the hotel so that was very disappointing.

      • Older travelers
        2.8

        this hotel is very bad i have ever see and it dosent worth the money we paied for it, it is one star hotel and we paied for 4 star and it is not worth it at all. i will never choose it again and the service was bad and the rooms are dirty and old . the heater system make us sick .

      • Older travelers
        4.6

        Toilet was leaking all over the floor. Bed were old and uncomfortable. Mould in the shower. The person at the desk did not ask me how my stay was, as he probably new what the answer would be! The Hampton inn was full or I would have been there!I used to stay at the Chimo years ago on a regular basis and they always gave me the better rooms with the good beds. 125 dollars for this room was a joke. My wife walked into the bathroom and was greeted with a puddle of water. I bet if you check the room now the toilet will still be leaking!

        See above ! One horrible stay! Back is still sore from the sunken mattress!

      • Group of friends
        6.6

        The 1st impression is one of luxery. The room is also nice. The technical aspects need some attention. The TV is outdated and not working well.

        For a 4 star hotel some services should be considderred. Free coffee in the lobby would make sure you feel welcome.

      • Older travelers
        5.4

        From what I remember you had indicated that this was a 4 star. Certainly it was not. There were used towels on the floor and the bathtub was not draining. We had to call House Keeping late at night to have it pumped out

      • Older travelers
        7.0

        We enjoyed being out of city downtown and yet a short trip to landsdowne park for weekend meetings.disapointed that the variety store was not open most of the time. lunch at clancy's was very good. highly enjoyed perkins on Saturday for brunch.

        Pool too small

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Holiday Inn Ottawa East Ottawa location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      1199 Joseph Cyr Street, Ottawa, Canada, K1J 7T4

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Ottawa
        5.2 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Ottawa Train Station
        1.5 km
      • Ottawa Art Gallery
        4.3 km
      • Bus stop
        200 m
      Restaurants
      • Lone Star Texas Grill (cuisine: Mexican)
        60 m
      • East Side Mario's (cuisine: American, Italian, International)
        240 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of floors:
        10
      • Number of rooms:
        258

      Hotel Awards

      CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedOttawaHoliday Inn Ottawa East

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Design Hotels in Canada

      Use Badge