From the moment you arrive until your last guests depart, our team at the Lord Elgin Hotel will ensure that your expectations are met and your dreams fulfilled. When looking for an Ottawa wedding venue to accommodate your ceremony and/or reception, the Lord Elgin boasts various banquet spaces to help achieve your dream day.

The following are just a few of the special touches we can offer:

  • A complimentary night stay for the bride and groom with all receptions for 50 guests or more, or with the rental of 20 guestrooms (pending availability, some restrictions may apply)
  • Reduced accommodation rates for guests attending your wedding. Contact Ann Meelker for more information on
  • The use of a complimentary room for your rehearsal dinner and post-wedding brunch (based upon availability) 
  • A variety of plated, buffet and cocktail menus by Executive Chef Neil Mather
  • Complimentary pre-wedding tasting menu for two in The Grill 41 Restaurant
  • Excellent resources for local wedding suppliers (i.e., photographers, DJs, florists, etc…)
  • Assistance from our experienced team with planning from room set up to menu design

Please see the Weddings FAQs for answers to frequently asked questions

Contact our Events & Catering Manager by email at for more information and to schedule a site visit, or to book your wedding venue. We will be delighted to help you.


Let’s Talk

Are you interested in hosting your wedding at the Lord Elgin Hotel? Please feel free to contact Katie at any time as it would be her pleasure to schedule an appointment with you to view our facility and meet you personally.

Katie McDougall

Events & Catering Manager

If you have already booked your venue, we would still love to be a part of your weekend! Please contact Amber for information about booking a block of guestrooms for your friends and family.

Amber Van Der Hoeven

Sales Manager, Tour & Travel, SMERFE