Lord Elgin Hotel Downtown Ottawa

100 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON K1P 5K8
Tel: (613) 235-3333 Toll Free: 1-800-267-4298

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Seeking Adventure?

Image of people kayaking on the Rideau Canal, © Ottawa TourismFor those seeking Adventure in Ottawa, stay at the Lord Elgin Hotel and take in all that Ottawa offers.

Ottawa rests in the middle of a playground designed for the outdoor adventurer. Whitewater rafting, cycling trails for novice and expert cyclist, aerial adventure, bungee jumping, boating and kayaking, and much more.

When you stay at the Lord Elgin Hotel in Ottawa, you are at the perfect location to take in the urban and cultural highlights of Ottawa and easily reach all the great spots for adventure in and surrounding Ottawa. Long known as one of the finest hotels in Ottawa, the Lord Elgin Hotel will help create a getaway you will never forget.

Image of a couple biking near the Ottawa Locks, © Ottawa TourismBiking

Rent-a-bike at the hotel and discover the many bikeways of Ottawa and the Gatineau, ranging from the very tame for the leisure biker, to the very challenging for the expert cyclist.

Aerial Adventure

Image of Whitewater Rafting on the Ottawa River, © Ottawa TourismWhitewater Rafting

Known as some of the best white water in North America…come and enjoy at these long established resorts:

  • RiverRun Rafting "on the Ottawa River" - Rafting on the Ottawa River, just 90 minutes away is a great outing into the Ottawa Valley. Experience the thrill of whitewater... RiverRun has a choice of trips for ages 6 � 86! See our website for more information or call us toll free. (800) 267-8504
  • Wilderness Tours
  • Owl Rafting

Bungee Jumping

Looking for the highest bungee jump in the land? Then look no further. Just 20 minutes from downtown Ottawa is “The Rock”, home to Great Canadian Bungee's 200 ft. Goliath at Great Canadian Bungee Corporation.


Spa Nordik: Combine a hike in the lovely Gatineau Hills, or a bike ride with a relaxing day at this beautiful Scandinavian Spa, nestled in the Gatineau Hills. Located in the heart of nature, at the entrance of Gatineau Park, Le Nordik is a relaxation Spa that features Scandinavian baths in a unique setting.

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