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Some but not all hotels will honour the group rate for a day or two before and/or after the conference - check with the hotel directly for clarification.
The only on-campus options for accommodations are through UOttawa Housing.
UOttawa ResidencesLimited parking is available for an additional fee: check with the Residence when booking.
Breakfast vouchers are not available, but Father & Sons (see Campus page) accepts pre-orders by phone.
UOttawa Residence always sells out: book early.
We have been able to reserve some rooms with UOttawa Residences. A smaller-than-usual number of rooms are available at U90, and additional rooms are available at both Rideau and Henderson residences, which are both within reasonable walking distance.
Rideau residence is the former Quality Inn on Rideau St. at the corner of King Edward Ave., and Henderson is in a quiet area at the south end of campus.
In all cases, use booking code PGCON2016.
The negotiated rates are valid for June 7th through June 11th; if you want to stay before or after the conference this year, you may want to consider calling or emailing instead of using the online booking system.
The booking code expires at Noon on Monday May 2nd, 2016.Book early if you want a room on campus.
We have secured rates at multiple nearby hotels this year.
(Les Suites is almost exactly the same distance from the conference sessions as U90, but in the opposite direction.)
Rate code/password: PGCON2016
Premiere One Bedroom Suites: $179/night (single occupancy)
Our 700 sq. ft. luxuriously appointed Premiere One-Bedroom Suite features modern décor, soothing warm colours, beautiful dark woods, plush duvets, pillow-top mattresses, and upgraded bathroom products. Each suite features a fully equipped kitchen, 2 TV’s with HD channels, ensuite washer and dryer, private balcony, and separate living and sleeping areas.
Premiere Two Bedroom Suites: $269/night (single/double occupancy)
Our 1000 sq. ft. Premiere Two-Bedroom Suite features all the luxurious amenities of our Premiere One-Bedroom Suite, with the added convenience of a second bedroom and two bathrooms*. These suites features a fully equipped kitchen, 2 TV’s with HD channels, ensuite washer and dryer, private balcony, and separate living and sleeping areas.
Lord ElginThe Lord Elgin provides a 15% discount of their "best available" rate.
You'll need to declare you're attending BSDCan or PgCon at UOttawa to get the discount. (If that doesn't work, request the CAUBO rate.)
Other Nearby Hotels
Also nearby are the Novotel (adjacent to Les Suites), the Extended Stay Canada - Ottawa on Cooper St., and the Marriott Courtyard Ottawa on Dalhousie St., but no group rates have been negotiated with either of these so far. For 2016, if you're staying on the west side of the Rideau Canal, be aware of the construction-related detour at Campus Station if you use the pedestrian bridge at Somerset St.
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