In case our on-site parking spaces are fully booked, here are some other parking options if you have a car:
1. Park your vehicle on Frank Street free for 1 hour during the day and free overnight from 7pm to 7 am.
2. There are some parking metes in the neighborhood free on weekends.
3. Indigo Parking is close-by. One is on 29 Cartier Street and another is on 267 O’Connor Street. The daily rate is $15. The price for overnight +all day is $21. On the weekends, the rate is $7. If you need short-term parking, then the rate is $3 for thirty minutes.
4. Paid parking is available on the Canadian Museum of Nature grounds. • $2.50 per half hour • maximum of $12 per day (until 4:30 am) • evening flat rate: $5 (4:30 pm – 4:30 am) • charges accumulate (evening and next day) for vehicles that are parked overnight.
Location and Amenities
We are right on the Golden Triangle of Downtown Ottawa! Just steps from Rideau Canal, steps from busy Elgin Street with its great choice of restaurants, cafes & clubs. Parliament Hill, the Rideau Centre shopping mall, the Ottawa University are an easy walk away. Car access from the 417 Queensway to the east, west and south, and the Interprovincial Bridge from Sussex Drive and Quebec to the north. Via Rail Ottawa train station are a short transit or cab ride. the Ottawa bus Terminal is a 10-15 minute walk away on Catherine St. City bus routes operate along Elgin St. and connect to O-Train, the metro area and airport.
15 min walk to Ottawa Central Bus Station:
4 min walk to Nature Museum:
14 min walk to National Arts Center
2 min walk to various fine restaurants and pubs
5 min walk to Rideau Canal
16 min walk to Shopping Center - Rideau Center
17 min walk to University of Ottawa
18 min walk to Parliament Hill
5 min drive to Lansdowne Park