Alt hotel opens in Ottawa

OTTAWA — Group Germain Hotels launched its first property in the nation's capital with the opening of Alt Hotel Ottawa on May 3.

OTTAWA — Group Germain Hotels launched its first property in the nation's capital with the opening of Alt Hotel Ottawa on May 3.

Located on Slater Street in the business district, the 14-floor, 148-room property offers in-room amenities such as spa-inspired bathrooms and ultra-comfortable beds.

Amenities include a fully equipped fitness room and almost 4,000 square feet of meeting space furnished with large format televisions, projection screens and equipment featuring the latest technology. 

Alt Hotel Ottawa also features eco-responsible components such as geothermal heating and cooling, energy-efficient lighting in all rooms, and a heat recovery system.

“We are very much looking forward to welcoming guests from across the country at our first property in the nation's capital. As such, we selected the best design elements from each of our Alt Hotels in Canada and integrated original works of art to create the ultimate guest experience,” said Christiane Germain, co-president of Group Germain Hotels, quoted in a release.

“We are now even more energized to continue expanding until we achieve our goal of 20 hotels across the country by 2020,” said Jean-Yves Germain, co-president of Group Germain Hotels, in a release.

Plans call for the company to open a Le Germain property in Ottawa in 2017.