We really enjoyed staying in the student Resident units in place of a hotel, for a few reasons. Bringing our own utensils and soaps, dish cloths, etc., was something we just knew because we were familiar with our son having stayed at an Ottawa university. Really liked that, because we could utilize the large fridge; cheese, grapes, berries, cold... what people say » drinks, milk, juice. kitchen! 2 bedrooms were nice to have because husband has a sleep disorder, so we were both able to sleep well. Bathroom was -
I like that it was close to transit hub and an easy 15 min bus ride to
downtown Ottawa. It was clean and well maintained, both inside and out
(landscaping etc). The staff were quick and efficient, we checked in at
3 pm with a large group also checking in and didn't have to wait
very long. Staff were knowledgeable about the area and what was
available for restaurants and attractions. Heather was especially
helpful with some great tips on the area.