Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Ottawa, Ontario, Canada - Updated 2024

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Ottawa, the capital city of Canada, may have the highest standard of living but they’re the most highly educated population in the entire of Canada. They are also the fourth largest city and have the lowest unemployment rate. Two of their popular attractions include the National Arts Centre and the National Gallery. This city is home to several research institutions in Canada but of course, there are other attractions you need to check out too. If you’re visiting, do check out these recommendations we’ve picked for you. These Airbnb vacation rentals will surely make your entire stay in Ottawa, memorable.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 28, 2024.

1. Spacious modern apartment in downtown

Hit the gym after sightseeing or have some bbq in the afternoon, then a few cold drinks on​ the rooftop. These are just some of the amenities included in this spacious apartment. It’s also located near major attractions like the Byward Market and Rideau Canal. The best part? It’s overlooking the Nature Museum. Wifi, first aid kit, toiletries, and a heater are also provided. Smoking and pets are not allowed here.

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1.12 km (0.7 mi) from Parliament Hill
286 reviews  
Shared room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the style and the view from the living room
and a cute little balcony clean with a comfy sofa bed
i traveled there alone and felt super comfortable
impeccably clean apartment
very clean and tidy
very clean and warm feeling place
the apartment is impeccably clean and bright
the flat was clean and the space welcoming
mathieu was a wonderful host with a lovely home
mathieu was a great host
mathieu was a great host
mathieu is a great host
mathieu is a great host
great place in central location
simple and close to main attractions
great location great space
many places promise you dt location-this one is the downtown location
the location is excellent located in the center of ottawa close to everything the center has to offer
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2. Parliament Hill, "City Life" condomonium (from USD 2088)

This accommodation has all the amenities of a condominium such as a hot tub, fitness center, game room, theatre. Wifi, parking, toiletries, air conditioning and heater, equipped kitchen and breakfast are provided for the guests. The Parliament Hill, Ottawa’s major attraction, is just steps away. Whether you are a solo traveller or a businessman, this place is perfect for you. You have complete amenities plus great attractions!

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
295 meters (0.2 ft) from Parliament Hill
351 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed and space
the bed is super comfortable
perfect location easy check in/ check out good wifi and quick communication
comfortable bed tv with netflix and easy access to the building
the condo itself is clean and spacious
very clean and very modern living space
the place was great very clean and stylish
great stay apartment was clean and as described
it was quiet clean and tidy
joel is a great host
joel is an awesome host
joel is a great host - quick responses and very accommodating
joel was a great host and i really enjoyed my stay
very responsive host a comfortable stay
perfect location to everything
great location within walking distance to all downtown sites
great location and well equiped
nice downtown location and walking distance to the shaw centre
joels place has a great location
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3. Downtown cozy spot, perfect location

Located near the downtown area where Glebe and Chinatown are within walking distance, this cozy place is ideal for business travellers, couples, and even solo adventurers. Restaurants and parks are near the area. Major attractions like the Parliament is only a 5-minute walk. Kitchen appliances and toiletries are provided as well. If you love to read, there are books inside the house too. They also provide wifi access as well as a lockbox for important belongings. Pets are also allowed.

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1.79 km (1.2 mi) from Parliament Hill
393 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had everything we needed and had comfortable stay
bedroom had good lighting and comfortable bed and space to lay out luggage
the room is nice and clean with a comfortable bed and air conditioning
the room is comfortable and quiet
the room provides everything you could need and the bed is super comfortable
great place clean and comfortable
the room was sparkling clean
the bedroom was clean and tidy
the house was very very clean
place is clean stylish and with a huge bed
martin was a great host
martin is a great host
nice hosts and quick response highly recommended
host is very friendly thank you martin
martin is very kind
location is great - most things are walking distance or a very short bus/uber ride away
the house is super close to greyhound station by walking distance in 3 minutes
love the location
good house with good location
great location - very convenient about 10 min walk to greyhound bus station and about 15 min walk downtown
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4. Adorable historic charmer

Live in a historic and quiet home at the heart of the city. This accommodation is located on the third floor and features a comfy bed, a working desk, mahogany dining table, and a well-stocked kitchen. Although shared, the bathrooms are newly renovated. Coffee, tea, and water are free. The fridge also has breakfast supplies like fruit juices, eggs, yogurt, and bread for the guests. Parking and wifi are also included. If you want to see the city, the Byward Market and Parliament are just within walking distance.

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1.11 km (0.7 mi) from Parliament Hill
232 reviews  
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
paula and jennifer were gracious hosts and provided all the essential amenities breakfast supplies and more
super comfy bed and great wifi
clean stylish character place with all the amenities including serve yourself breakfast
the bathroom was stunning and the room was huge with a very comfortable bed
good room shares the bathroom with another room but that was not an issue for us
very clean and stylish appartement
very clean quiet good sleep
very nice and clean room
nice clean and comfortable
the room was clean comfortable and quiet
host was flexible and responsive
thank you for hosting us
amazing place great host i will stay again for sure
top floor is great for privacy lovely hosts
in all my airbnb history and all my travels this is the best place with best hosts
super close to downtown
fantastic location and great room
awesome location great stay
great place with great location
paula's location is perfect if you want to be close to everything fun and exciting in downtown ottawa
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5. Private bedroom,15-minute from downtown

A 15-minute drive is needed to get to the downtown area. However, there are nearby parks, restaurants, and grocery stores available. This bedroom is located in a peaceful neighbourhood with a bike trail just beside it. Do you love pets? The owner owns a friendly dog. Coffee and tea are also provided. Parking is also free. You will love it here as the hosts are very accommodating.

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6.34 km (4.0 mi) from Parliament Hill
68 reviews  
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

6. Cozy & modern condo in downtown Ottawa

Located in the downtown area, this beautiful and cozy condominium features a kitchen, dining table, wifi and parking, dryer and ironer, Netflix and a Plasma TV. Everything else is provided by the owner. You need not worry about restaurants and other attractions as they are near the area. The unit owners are exceptionally professional and accommodating too. This condo will add to a more pleasant experience to your vacation in Ottawa.

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3.42 km (2.2 mi) from Parliament Hill
3 reviews  
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

7. Private room accommodation with excellent views

Stay on the front porch to get an excellent view of the Rideau Canal. Your private room accommodation is near popular attractions like The Lansdowne and Elgin Street. The room features a comfortable bed and a work desk. There’s a mini fridge in the beverage station with free tea and coffee. The bedroom also features room-darkening shades which you can adjust to help you sleep better. That will surely add more comfort to your entire stay. This may not be a large bedroom but it sure does have cool features.

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
2.56 km (1.6 mi) from Parliament Hill
106 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

8. Modern & cozy luxury studio, downtown Ottawa ️

Its complete amenities and room features make this accommodation ideal for longer stays. It’s also just about 5-minute drive to the Byward Market and restaurants. The Rideau Canal is just a few steps away. You’re provided with everything you need here including a theatre room, game room, a lounge, and a rooftop bbq. Do make sure that you have a device with you so you can connect to the Smart TV. Free and paid parking is​ available as well.

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1.68 km (1.1 mi) from Parliament Hill
95 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. The river den (from USD 3593)

You may not have modern facilities like electricity and a fridge, but you will get a cozy wood stove for cooking, a top deck for stargazing, and a loft with comfortable beds. This dreamboat​ is docked at Gatineau River with four other boats. The spot is perfect for fishing and swimming. Kitchen utensils, toiletries, parking, and a working desk are provided for the guests.

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Wakefield, Quebec, Canada
26.72 km (16.6 mi) from Parliament Hill
631 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Houseboat 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is a magical place with many gorgeous hand made touches such as tables counter tops and furniture
the place was really cozy and clean
the river den is rustic clean the bed was comfy and the main floor was very cozy
lovely space setting and host
bonnie is a great host
she was very communicative and helpful
the host was very nice easy to communicate with and accommodating to all my questions
hosts are helpful and super friendly
special place close to a special town
this boathouse is the perfect location for a peaceful and soothing getaway
this is such a cute place to stay the water is perfect and the house is so cute
super close less than a 10min drive
quiet perfect getaway to reset
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10. bedroom apartment overlooking the Rideau Canal (from USD 108)

There are plenty of activities available near this 2-bedroom accommodation. It’s overlooking the Rideau Canal where you can go biking and skating. Other attractions near the area include museums, Parliament Hill, National Arts Centre, and many others. You will have the fully equipped kitchen all to yourself and the television with Netflix. A heater and an air conditioner are both available. Essentials like bed sheets and towels are also provided. Parking is also provided here.

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1.98 km (1.3 mi) from Parliament Hill
409 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i really appreciated the extra amenities such as food items toiletries and comfortable furnishings
we really appreciated that there were already staples in the fridge and pantry and toiletries in the bathroom
it was hot and humid the whole time so the a/c was appreciated
there were three of us so the three beds were perfect
having breakfast was such a wonderful touch
the place was really clean and comfortable
dmitri's place was very clean
very well kept and clean place
it was super clean and had everything we needed
great place to stay it was very clean and well-equipped
the host was very friendly
our hosts were accommodating and responsive throughout
dimitri was a great host
dimitri and yvette were fantastic hosts
dimitri is a great host
great location as well
the location is excellent and close to many attractions
great location with an easy walk to elgin street
fantastic location for tourists with easy walking distance to downtown and other attractions
great location and a classy place
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Come visit Ottawa now!

Even though it is the most highly educated population in Canada, rest assured, this place will never bore you. With interesting attractions and smart people, there sure is a lot to learn from this city! Add in these wonderful accommodations and you will definitely have the best vacation ever. Maximize your entire stay with these vacation rentals that are near popular attractions and shops. What are you waiting for? Book your ticket now and come visit Ottawa as soon as you can!

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