The Westin Ottawa


11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON, K1N 9H4, Canada   •  Weather:   

Local Time Phone (613) 560-7000 Hotel Reservations 888-627-8528



Guided Skates and Skate Rentals at The Westin Ottawa

SkateWESTIN - The Westin Ottawa

Explore Ottawa by ice along the 7.8 km Rideau Canal Skateway with The Westin Ottawa’s SkateWESTIN program. SkateWESTIN offers guests a unique way to enjoy winter with guided morning skates. The canal is perfectly situated at our front steps and stretches to Dows Lake.

For guests who forgot their skates we also offer Bauer Hockey skate rentals.

Guided Skates

Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays
Based on ice conditions

Guided skate routes between 2K or 5K in length along the Rideau Canal Skateway.

For a map of the canal and ice conditions, click here.

Gear Lending

Forgot your skates? We've got your covered. Reserve a pair of Bauer Hockey Skates through our Concierge team.

Cost: $5.95 per day
Pick up: 7:30-9AM
Return: 9PM


To make a reservation, call 613-560-7000 or stop by the Concierge desk.