Arc The Hotel

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with restaurant, near Parliament Hill

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Arc The Hotel

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Intimate Queen Room | Premium bedding, memory-foam beds, in-room safe, desk
Breakfast, lunch and dinner served
Romantic Luxury Suite | Bathroom | Combined shower/bathtub, eco-friendly toiletries, hair dryer, towels

Overview of Arc The Hotel

7.6 out of 10 Good
7.6/10 Good

Property highlights

  • Pet-friendly
  • Parking available
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
140 Slater St, Ottawa, ON, K1P5H6
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Self parking
  • Room service
  • Conference centre
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Garden
  • ATM/banking services
  • Water dispenser
  • Laundry service
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Garden

Room options

Romantic Luxury Suite

  • 14 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Majestic King Room

  • 16 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Spacious Corner Suite

  • 28 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Cozy Family Double Room

  • 18 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Premier King Room

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Intimate Queen Room

  • 13 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Ottawa
  • Parliament Hill - 8 min walk
  • University of Ottawa - 11 min walk
  • Byward Market Square - 14 min walk
  • Shaw Centre - 1 min drive
  • National Gallery of Canada - 2 min drive
  • Canadian War Museum - 3 min drive
  • Canadian Museum of History - 4 min drive
  • Rideau Canal - 5 min drive
  • Carleton University - 5 min drive
  • Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Ottawa International Airport (YOW) - 21 min drive
  • Ottawa Station - 6 min drive
  • Ottawa, ON (XDS-Ottawa Train Station) - 10 min drive
  • Ottawa Fallowfield Station - 24 min drive
  • Parliament Station - 4 min walk
  • Lyon Station - 10 min walk
  • Rideau Station - 12 min walk


  • Sansotei Ramen - 3 min walk
  • North & Navy - 7 min walk
  • The Whalesbone Oyster House - 14 min walk
  • Riviera - 5 min walk
  • Town - 11 min walk

About this property

Arc The Hotel

Arc The Hotel puts you 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Parliament Hill and 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from University of Ottawa. For a bite to eat, guests can visit ARC Restaurant & Lounge, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Other highlights at this upmarket hotel include a bar/lounge and a garden. Fellow travellers love the overall property condition. Public transportation is only a short walk: Parliament Station is 4 minutes and Lyon Station is 10 minutes.


English, French

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 112 rooms
  • Arranged over 8 floors


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until midnight
  • Minimum check-in age – 19
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 19


  • Up to 2 children (18 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding


  • Pets allowed (dogs only, 2 total, up to 25 lb per pet)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Specific rooms only*


  • Secured on-site self-parking (CAD 25 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • On-site parking is limited
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–11:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • Water dispenser

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)

What to do

  • Bike rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Working away

  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Conference centre


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bike hire


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 2001
  • ATM/banking
  • Garden
  • At least 80% of food locally sourced
  • At least 80% organic food
  • Vegan dining options
  • Vegetarian dining options
  • Humane treatment of captive wild animals
  • Locally owned and organised tours and activities
  • Local artist showcase
  • At least 10% of profits reinvested in community and sustainability
  • Local culture and ecosystem education
  • 100% renewable energy
  • Double-glazed windows
  • At least 80% of lighting from LEDs
  • Comprehensive food waste policy
  • Comprehensive recycling policy
  • No plastic soft drinks bottles
  • No plastic coffee stirrers
  • No plastic drinking straws
  • No plastic water bottles
  • Reusable cups only
  • Reusable tableware only


  • Lift

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Memory-foam mattress
  • Free cot/infant bed

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • WiFi
  • Phone
  • Desk chair


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products provided
  • Energy-saving switches
  • LED light bulbs
  • Recycling
  • Water-efficient showers only

Special features


ARC Restaurant & Lounge – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Awards and affiliations

Eco-certified property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Programme – a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage and the local economy.
The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • Resort fee: CAD 9.99 per accommodation, per night
  • Resort fee inclusions:
    • Fitness centre access
    • Housekeeping
    • Internet access (may be limited)
    • Phone calls (may be limited)

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately CAD 9 to 17 for adults and CAD 9 to 17 for children
  • Late checkout can be arranged for an extra charge of CAD 100.00 (subject to availability)


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CAD 50 per accommodation, per stay


  • Secured self-parking costs CAD 25 per day with in/out privileges
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession.
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
This property uses a grey water recycling system.
Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a smoke detector and window guards on site.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Also known as

Arc Hotel
Arc Hotel Ottawa
Arc Ottawa
Hotel Arc
Arc The Hotel Hotel
Arc The Hotel Ottawa
Arc The Hotel Hotel Ottawa

Frequently asked questions

Does Arc The Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Arc The Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Arc The Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Arc The Hotel?
Yes, dogs are welcome, with a limit of 2 total and maximum weight of 25 lb per pet. There's a charge of CAD 50 per accommodation, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Arc The Hotel?
Yes. Self-parking costs CAD 25 per day. Parking spaces may be limited. Electric car charging is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Arc The Hotel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of CAD 100.00 (subject to availability).
Is there an on-site casino at Arc The Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Casino du Lac Leamy (8-min drive) and Rideau Carleton Raceway (19-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Arc The Hotel and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities such as cycling and hiking, and practise your swing on the nearby golf course. Arc The Hotel also has a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Arc The Hotel?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, ARC Restaurant & Lounge.
What's the area around Arc The Hotel like?
Arc The Hotel is in Downtown Ottawa, a short 4-minute walk from Parliament Station and 3 minutes' walk from Elgin Street.







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10/10 Exceptional

Great for walking to Byward Market, Rideau Centre and Parliment grounds. The bar is comfortable and service is great!
Lisa, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Sue, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Ruby, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Solid spot, terrible internet sonnection
Very nice staff, solid bed, but the absolute worst internet connection I have ever experienced at a hotel.
christopher, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Richardo, 2-night trip
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4/10 Fair

AC unit ruckus
The air conditioner units in the bedroom are SO loud and blast way too much air at the bed. Very hard to sleep. Not comfortable at all.
Allison, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Perfect location in downtown Ottawa
What amazing staff! Always helpful, energetic, courteous, go the extra mile people! From the front desk to the concierge the check in and parking was handled flawlessly. The restaurant was delicious with great servers and impeccable food. The cocktails were a delightful treat. I can't recommend this hotel enough!
Marilyn, 4-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Polly, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Hyun Hoon, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

mark, 1-night trip
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