Best Western

Best Western Plus Gatineau-Ottawa

131 Rue Laurier, Gatineau, QC J8X 3W3
Phone: +1 819-770-8550   |   Fax: 819/770-9705   |   133 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 4:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

There is no reason to overpay for an incredible Gatineau hotel when you can have spacious, luxurious accommodations along with a great price tag. This Gatineau hotel is only minutes from the Ottawa Convention Centre, Canadian Museum of History and Casino Lac-Leamy.

There are attractions to suit everyone in the family. Our salt water swimming pool is divine. However, our location, minutes from downtown Ottawa, is what draws many guests to this hotel in Gatineau.

Close proximity to many tourist attractions like the National Art Gallery of Canada means that a little cultural experience is always an option. Parliament Hill is another must-see attraction and is only minutes from this Gatineau hotel. Our family-friendly rooms with balconies are well-priced and comfortable.

Business travelers have struck gold at this Gatineau hotel. We are proud to host employees of Kruger, the Edifice Fontaine building, Place du Portage office towers, and the Louis St. Laurent building on a regular basis. Go ahead and mix some pleasure into your business travels.

This Gatineau hotel is the only waterfront hotel offering spectacular views of the Ottawa River, Parliament Hill, and other famous landmarks in Ottawa.

The Best Western Plus Gatineau-Ottawa Hotel features a prime location less than one kilometer from downtown Ottawa. Our conference center facilities and onsite catering accommodate groups of 10 to 270 people.

The hotel offers 133 non-smoking rooms and suites just steps away from major attractions including Jacques Gatineau Park. Book a premium room at the Best Western Plus Gatineau-Ottawa for all the luxury and none of the expensive fees.

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Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Restaurant on-site, O'Laurier Cafe Bistro
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Indoor pool Heated Salt Water
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Cocktail lounge O'Laurier Café Bistro
  • Multilingual staff
  • Dry cleaning, valet
  • Outdoor parking, nominal fee 12.00 CAD
  • Meeting facilities
  • Conference facilities, 4500 square feet
  • Audio/visual capabilities
  • Banquet facilities
  • Catering
  • Ballroom
  • Exercise facility, 24-hours
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Business center
  • Fax services
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Universal gym
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-front desk
  • Foreign currency exchange, USD only
  • Safe deposit box, at front desk
  • Cable or satellite television, satellite and HD programming.
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Computer available
  • Dataports
  • Courier
  • Shipping
  • Mail services
  • Executive/club floors/VIP services Executive Floor Available
  • Air-conditioning
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged nominal fee 12.00 CAD
  • Garage parking nominal fee 12.00 CAD
  • Parking charge: 12.00 CAD, nominal fee
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Emergency electrical back up system
  • Telephone jack adapters for International guests

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Conveniently located, the best western plus gatineau-ottawa in Gatineau, Quebec is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 45.433095  /  Latitude: -75.709925


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The east. Take Highway 40 West until the Ontario Quebec border where it will change to Highway 417. Exit at Vanier Parkway Number 19 and keep to the right. Follow Vanier Parkway North until St. Patrick. Turn left on St. Patrick and continue west until you have crossed the Alexandra Bridge next to the National Gallery of Canada. Turn right onto Rue Laurier and the Best Western Plus Gatineau-Ottawa will be directly to the left.

From: Highway 401. From Highway 401 take 416 North to Ottawa and then take 417 East. Exit at Rochester Street Number 121B. Continue to stop sign and turn left onto Booth Street. Follow Booth Street across the Chaudiere Bridge until Rue Laurier where you will turn right. After crossing Boulevard Des Allumettieres the Best Western Plus Gatineau-Ottawa will be on your left side.

From: The west. Take Highway 17 East until Arnprior where it will become Highway 417 East. Exit at Rochester Street Number 121B. Continue to stop sign and turn left onto Booth Street. Follow Booth Street across the Chaudiere Bridge until Rue Laurier where you will turn right. After crossing Boulevard Des Allumettieres the Best Western Plus Gatineau-Ottawa will be on your left side.

From: Ottawa International Airport. At the airport follow the signs for Airport Parkway South until it will eventually become Bronson Avenue. Follow Bronson Avenue until Somerset Street. Turn left on Somerset Street and continue until Booth Street and turn right onto Booth Street and follow across the Chaudiere Bridge until Rue Laurier where you will turn right. After crossing Boulevard Des Allumettieres the Best Western Plus Gatineau-Ottawa will be on your left side.

Best Western Plus Gatineau-Ottawa

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Canadian Children's Museum

Quebec Attractions

Canadian Children's Museum

Visitors to the National Capital Region of southern Quebec have a variety of attractions and places to explore.

Gatineau, located across the Ottawa River from Ottawa, is home to one of the most visited museums in the country – the Canadian Children’s Museum.

This impressive children's museum was established in 1989 inside the Canadian Museum of CivilizationThe museum provides hands-on activities for kids across more than 30 permanent exhibits, boasting 15,000 items – including games, books, props, toys, artifacts, and art.

Schedule plenty of time for the kids to explore "The Great Adventure" exhibit, where they can travel to a variety of international locations.

Canadian Museum of Civilization

Quebec Attractions

Canadian Museum of Civilization

Drawing more than one million annual visitors, the Canadian Museum of Civilization is located on the Ottawa River in southern Quebec. The museum can be found in The Hull of Gatineau – the city's central and oldest area.

Managed by the Canadian Museum of Civilization Corporation, the museum features four permanent exhibition galleries. The Grand Hall, the First Peoples Hall, the Canada Hall, and Face to Face: The Canadian Personalities Hall all work together to show different facets of Canadian life through the ages.

CMC visitors will also find a 3D IMAX TheatreCanadian Children's Museum, and great seasonal programs. The buildings' unique, sweeping architecture and brilliant displays and exhibits make the museum a must-see for Gatineau and Ottawa visitors alike.

Canadian Museum of History

Located along the Ottawa River, the Canadian Museum of History preserves a collection of artifacts and materials representing 20,000 years of Canadian culture and history. The Museum is set in the city of Gatineau – the fourth largest city in Quebec.

Among its collections, the museum houses three permanent exhibits – the Grand Hall, First Peoples Hall, and Canada Hall. During your visit, be sure to catch sight of the museum’s noteworthy architecture, featuring the Grand Staircase, Public Wing, and the Curatorial Wing.

Canadian Ski Marathon

Held in February, the Canadian Ski Marathon is an annual cross-country ski event in Montebello, near Gatineau. It began in 1967, and covers 160 kilometres over two days of skiing in Quebec's western Laurentian Mountains

There are a variety of categories of registrations for the entire family, including Family Fun Day, Mini-CSM, Junior Tourer, Geo Plein Air Classic, and Coureur de Bois. Over 2,500 participants make the trek for this fun, wintertime event.

Participants in the Canadian Ski Marathon enjoy competing in the "World's Longest Ski Run."

Casino du Lac-Leamy

Located along Leamy Lake in Gatineau, the Casino du Lac Leamy is ready for action for those traveling in Quebec. The casino is conveniently located 10 minutes from downtown Ottawa.

Visit the casino to play your best hand in a variety of games or enjoy a live musical performance or event. Whether you enjoy playing Pai Gow Poker, Let It Ride Poker, Blackjack, Caribbean Stud Poker, Three Card Poker, Sic Bo, Craps, Roulette, Keno, or the slot machines, there's plenty of fun to be had.

The conference centre also hosts year-round special events like the Festival Country Gatineau, Full Moon Parties, and more.

Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival

Held annually at La Baie Park in Gatineau, the Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival is a weeklong event featuring plenty of family-friendly entertainment and colorful hot air balloons. Known as the Desjardins lift-offs, the hot air balloons take to the skies offering awe-inducing views, balloon rides, pilot meet-and-greets, balloon workshops, and more.

On the ground, the festival features three stages of live music, a dazzling fireworks display, and a wealth of interactive activities, including a graffiti contest, amusement park, classic car show, and more. Don’t miss local shopping opportunities offered at the 1,001 Hidden Treasures Market and the Arts, Crafts, and Wellbeing Big Top.

Hull-Chelsea-Wakefield Steam Train

Dating back to 1891, the Hull-Chelsea-Wakefield Steam Train offers scenic passenger train rides along the Gatineau River. The 909 steam engine, built in Sweden in 1907, is one of the last remaining excursion steam trains in Canada.

Step aboard the train for a relaxing journey through the Gatineau Hills. This 66-kilometre round-trip journey delights passengers with a five-hour excursion. The trip begins in The Hull of Gatineau, and stops in Wakefield for two hours before making the return journey.

The many shops and restaurants in Wakefield welcome visitors, as they are invited to enjoy the small Quebec town.

National Gallery of Canada

Established in 1880, the National Gallery of Canada is an art gallery set in the city of Ottawa, just across the river from Gatineau. Known for its glass and granite structure, the gallery features a nearly unbeatable collection of paintings, sculptures, photographs, and other unique works of art native to the True North.

The museum offers featured, rotating exhibits throughout the year, with past exhibitions from artists like Alex Colville and Janet Cardiff, as well as permanent collections from names like Andy Warhol, Salvador Dalí, and Claude Monet. Visitors may embark on both guided and self-guided tours of the gallery.

Parliament Hill of Canada

A National Historic Site of Canada, Parliament of Hill of Canada, sometimes referred to as “the Hill,” is home to the Parliament of Canada. The Hill is located in downtown Ottawa – just across the Ottawa River from Gatineau, Quebec.

Originally built in 1859 as a Canadian military base, the Hill has since become a renowned government facility, featuring Gothic revival architecture, a host of monuments and statues, and nearly 90,000 square metres of grounds. 


Quebec Attractions


An annual winter celebration in Gatineau, Winterlude offers fun events for the entire family. Make your way to this historic Quebec city to enjoy the winter-time festivities from late January to mid-February.

Bring along your camera to capture the lit ice sculptures in Confederation Park. Dress warmly, and lace up a pair of ice skates for skating on the Rideau Canal Skateway, the "World's Largest Skating Rink".

Listen to the live music, let the kids warm up on the ice playground, check out the entries in the ice sculpture competition or relax in the ice lounge. Local Ottawa museums also have special exhibits for those wanting to take a break inside.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.10 kilometer(s) from Hull Marina, departures for Ottawa River boat cruises
  • 0.10 kilometer(s) from Jacques Cartier Park
  • 0.40 kilometer(s) from Imax, Omnimax Film Theatre
  • 0.40 kilometer(s) from La Maison du Citoyen
  • 0.40 kilometer(s) from Museum of History
  • 0.80 kilometer(s) from Major Hill's Park
  • 0.80 kilometer(s) from National Gallery of Canad
  • 0.80 kilometer(s) from Nepean Point
  • 0.80 kilometer(s) from Ottawa
  • 0.80 kilometer(s) from Parliament Hill
  • 1.20 kilometer(s) from National Arts Center
  • 1.20 kilometer(s) from Rideau Canal, linking Ottawa to Lake Ontario
  • 1.60 kilometer(s) from American Embassy
  • 1.60 kilometer(s) from Canadian War Museum
  • 1.60 kilometer(s) from Ottawa's Byward Market
  • 1.60 kilometer(s) from Ottawa Convention Center
  • 1.60 kilometer(s) from Royal Canadian Mint
  • 2.50 kilometer(s) from National Archives of Cana
  • 3.20 kilometer(s) from Rideau Hall, and the head of state - Governor General's residence
  • 3.20 kilometer(s) from The Canadian Museum of Na
  • 8.00 kilometer(s) from National Aviation Museum
  • 10.00 kilometer(s) from Museum of Science and Tec
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from Les Galeries De Hull
  • 7.00 kilometer(s) from Les Promenade Gatineau

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Casino de Hull
  • 8.00 kilometer(s) from Jetform Park, home of the AAA Ottawa Lynx baseball team
  • 22.00 kilometer(s) from Corel Centre, home of the Ottawa Senators NHL hockey team

Nearby Restaurants

  • O'Laurier Café Bistro, on premises, Full Service, French, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, French Québecois Cuisine

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