Local Attractions


The Westin Ottawa is located in the heart of Canada's picturesque capital, providing direct access to many of the city's national attractions. Just outside our doors, the Rideau Canal—a UNESCO World Heritage Site—provides a romantic setting for leisurely strolls. Steps away, the gothic revival government buildings of Parliament Hill attract visitors from across the world.Nearby cultural treasures like the National Gallery of Canada and the National Arts Centre display priceless works of art for art aficionados.

Business travelers will find our direct access to the Shaw Centre incredibly convenient, while shoppers will delight in the upscale boutiques of the Rideau Centre. Unique storefronts and exceptional restaurants can be found within the vibrant Byward Market, located only a block from the hotel. With myriad attractions within just a short walk or bus ride, guests will find no shortage of culture and entertainment.

Things to Do


Local Area

Parliament Hill and ByWard Market

A visit to Parliament Hill should be at the top of your list of things to do here in Ottawa.  
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Rivermead Golf Club

Westin Ottawa guests have exclusive access to Rivermead Golf Club.  
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Canadian Tire Centre

Canadian Tire Centre is home to the NHL Ottawa Senators.  
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Ottawa Festivals

Our downtown Ottawa hotel is also conveniently located near the many celebrated Ottawa festivals that the nation's capital is famous for.  

Ottawa Museums

Take a break and explore the rich history and culture of Ottawa's museums.  Discover the National Gallery of Canada, Canadian War Museum, and more.