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Ottawa: ALT Offers ALTernatives To Pricey Hotels--This Time In Ottawa

November 20, 2012

In its continuing quest for world domination – Okay, Canadian domination – family-run Canadian hotelier, Groupe Germain, has announced they will build another ALT Hotel in Ottawa for 2014.

Expect to see a modern hotel with twelve floors and 148 rooms designed by Canadian architects Lemay Michaud and Richard Chmiel. The hotel will be located on well-traversed Slater Street in Ottawa's bustling business district and will share space with 164 luxury condos in the same complex.

As in all ALT Hotels, WiFi is always free and the hotels don't just call themselves green, they mean it. They use: geothermal heating and cooling, heat recovery from indoor air that's vented outside, water from commercial washers, energy-efficient lighting

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