SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES

September  3, 2014

Housing Resources in Ottawa

Accommodations

University of Ottawa Residences
90 University Street
Ottawa, Ontario Canada K1N 1H3
Toll free 1 888 564 4545 or 613 564 5400
Fax 613 564 6530
Online reservations and rates: www.ottawaresidences.com
Email: reserve@uottawa.ca
The registration office of the Residence is located at 90 University Dr.
(Residential complex on the campus map . http://www.uottawa.ca/map/#).

Dormitory style accommodations (in the "conventional residences") are also available on campus, with nightly rates as low as $40 for single or double occupancy. Reservations in the conventional residences can be made through the University of Ottawa Residences, above.

Participants are asked to make their own accommodation reservations. We have set aside a block of rooms in the University Residence, which is located on campus and has excellent facilities and value ($95 a night for a two-bedroom suite, continental breakfast included).
Please quote confirmation number 172717 when you make your reservation.

For other accommodation choices in Ottawa, and information on travel, please see below.


When making your reservation, please clarify payment and cancellation policies as these vary from hotel to hotel. You should get a confirmation number for future reference. Rates quoted below are in Canadian dollars, are per night, and are subject to applicable taxes.

Bed & Breakfast:

Gasthaus Switzerland Inn
89 Daly Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario
Canada K1N 6E6
Tel: 613-237-0335, toll-free 1-888-663-0000
Fax: 613-594-3327
Email: info@gasthausswitzerlandinn.com

Hotels:

In some cases, special rates have been granted for the Fields Workshop Series. In all cases, to ensure that you get the best possible rate, please mention that you are a university professor/student visiting the University of Ottawa, Department of Mathematics and Statistics. When making your reservation, please clarify payment and cancellation policies as these vary from hotel to hotel. You should get a confirmation number for future reference.

(this listing is a resource only for a more up to date listing please see Ottawa Gatineau Hotel Association

Monterey Inn Resort
2259 Prince of Wales Dr., Ottawa
Tel: (613) 226-5813, 1-800-565-1311 (CAN/USA)
E-mail: info@montrereyinn.cominfo@montrereyinn.com

Lord Elgin Hotel
100 Elgin Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5K8
Tel: 613-235-3333, toll-free: 1-800-267-4298
Fax: 613-235-3223
Delta Ottawa
361 Queen Street
Ottawa, Ontario, K1R 7S9
Tel: 613-238-6000, toll-free: 1-800-268-1133
Fax: 613-238-2290
Crowne Plaza Ottawa
101 Lyon Street
Ottawa, Ontario, K1R 5T9
Tel: 613-237-3600, toll-free: 1-1-800-227-6963
Fax: 613-237-2351
The Westin Ottawa
11 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
K1N 9H4
Tel: 613-560-7000, toll-free: 1-800-937-8461
Fax: 613-560-2707

Les Suites Hotel Ottawa
130 Besserer Street
Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 9M9
Tel: 613-232-2000, toll-free: 1-800-267-1989
Fax: 613-232-1242
Arc The Hotel
140 Slater Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 5H6
Tel: 613-238-2888, toll-free: 1-800-699-2516
Fax: 613-235-8421

Extended Stay Deluxe Hotel
141 Cooper St (East of Elgin St, Downtown)
Phone 800/563-5634, 613/236-7500
Fax 613/563-2836
210 units
Credit Cards AE, DC, MC, V
In Room Amenities A/C, TV w/pay movies, dataport, kitchen
facilities, coffeemaker, hair dryer, iron
Parking

Cartier Place Suite Hotel
180 Cooper St (East of Elgin St, Downtown)
Ottawa, Ontario,
From Canada and U.S.: 1-800-236-8399
In Ottawa: (613) 236-5000
Fax: (613) 238-3842
E-Mail:
reservations@suitedreams.com
sales@suitedreams.com
generalmanager@suitedreams.com

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites
111 Cooper Street, Ottawa
613.238.1331
Toll free line 1-800-267-8378

 

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Youth Hostels:

Ottawa Jail Youth Hostel (located in a former prison)75 Nicholas Street Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7B9 Toll free: 1 866 299 1478 Phone: 613-235-2595 Fax: 613-235-9202

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Hostel Ottawa/Laurier Guest House
329-323 Laurier Ave. East
Ottawa

Prices Approx. $15.19
Accommodation Type: Hostel
Come and live in Canada's capital right next to 2 Canadian Prime Ministers, next to the famous Laurier House at the corner of Laurier Avenue East and Chapel Street. We have shared accommodation with bunk-beds and as well personal rooms for couples - these come mostly with bath-rooms and kitchenettes. Check-in time for visitors is between 12 noon to 6 p.m.

Travel:

From the airport: 1.1. By Public Transit ( the cheapest and fastest way )
Use City bus Route 97 (it is the only one at the airport!) Bus # 97 departs from post 14 outside the level 1 Arrivals area . You can leave the bus either at the bus stop Campus or Laurier on the edge of the campus.
Cash Fares (exact change only) : $2.60
Bus tickets are available at the Ground Transportation Desk located on Level 1 at the centre door of the Arrivals area.
0.90 cents/ticket (2 tickets are required to go downtown and therefore you can go downtown for only $1.80!!)
$6.50 Day Pass if purchased on the bus.
$6.00 Day Pass if purchased at the Ground Transportation Desk.
Route 97 uses low-floor, fully accessible buses that accommodate wheelchairs.
You can get general information on :
Public Transit (OC Transpo)
Information (613) 741-4390
The schedule for bus # 97 is available at the OCTranspo web site along with complete transit way maps. Please note that schedules change on the weekend, so you'll want to check that out by clicking on the "Saturday" or "Sunday" buttons.

1.2. by Taxi
Fare: $25 average to downtown

From the train station:

2.1. By Public Transit ( the cheapest and fastest way )
Use City bus Route 95 (direction Fallowfield ) or 95 X (direction Baseline) .
You can leave the bus either at the bus stop Campus or Laurier on the edge of the campus.
The schedule for bus # 95 is available at the OCTranspo web site along with complete transit way maps. Please note that schedules change on the weekend, so you'll want to check that out by clicking on the "Saturday" or "Sunday" buttons.
Cash Fares (exact change only) : $2.60

0.90 cents/ticket (2 tickets are required to go downtown)
$6.50 Day Pass if purchased on the bus.
Route 95 uses low-floor, fully accessible buses that accommodate wheelchairs.

2.2 By taxi, the trip to the University takes about 5 minutes and costs about $10.

From the bus station:

The Bus Terminal is located at 265 Catherine Street between Lyon and Kent St.
Information on Schedules and Fares is available at http://www.greyhound.ca or by calling 613-238-5900 or toll-free at 1-800-668-4438.

3.1. By taxi, the trip from the Terminal to the University takes about 5 minutes and costs about $10.

3.2. To travel by local bus, check the OCTranspo web site for route information (there is no direct route to the University Campus but bus #4 brings you to the Rideau Centre which is close by). The buses run every 15 minutes during the daytime. The fare is $2.60 and you will need exact change.

Travelling by car: If travelling by car, you'll be on highway 417 (the Queensway). Take exit Nicholas Street exit. The edge of campus is at Nicholas and the Queensway. The University of Ottawa and the hotel locations are indicated on the maps section of this web site.

Parking

Check with your hotel or other accommodation choice regarding parking. If hotel parking is not available, there are several municipal parking lots available near campus.

For those staying at the University of Ottawa dormitories, parking is offered at an additional charge. Day occassinal parking is available on campus in covered garages, parking meters, and pay and display lots. For more complete information about the location and cost of these options, visit the website of the University of Ottawa's Parking and traffic division.

Additional information regarding parking will be posted to this web site as it becomes available.

Maps

City of Ottawa Convention Guide
Virtual tour of the University of Ottawa

Campus Map

OC Transpo Maps

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