Travel & Accommodations

Westin Hotel | Ottawa – Host Hotel for SEC19


The Westin Ottawa is a downtown Ottawa hotel offering an ideal haven for relaxation in the heart of Canada's capital. Heighten your senses with panoramic views of Parliament Hill and the scenic Rideau Canal, or inspire yourself with historic sights and world-class shopping at the adjoining Rideau Centre shopping mall. For more information about the Westin Ottawa, please visit:

Reservations at the Westin Ottawa

Guest rooms at the Westin Ottawa can be booked by calling 1-800-WESTIN1. To obtain the conference rate (starting at $212 CDN per night) quote group code CC14AA.  Guest can also book online

SEC rates are available on a first come, first served basis as available up until Friday, February 22, 2019 at 5 pm local time. When the room block is full, the hotel will provide the best possible rate available to delegates. 

Parking & Transportation at the Westin Ottawa

Valet Parking charges (with unlimited in and out privileges) are $42 (+ taxes). Self parking charges at the attached Rideau Centre are $1.50 per ½ hour or $18.00 up to 12 hours or $21.00 for 24 hours.

Novotel Ottawa – Overflow Hotel

The Novotel Ottawa is a trendy full-service 4-star hotel set in the heart of downtown Ottawa. Located just steps from the Byward Market, the Rideau Canal, The Rideau Centre and the Westin Ottawa, the Novotel Ottawa is perfectly situated as CSTA’s overflow hotel for SEC.

The SEC rate is $169/night (single or double occupancy). This rate is available up to March 6th. To book, call 1-855-677-3033 or book online use the booking code: 750702 (Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance).

Travel to and from Ottawa

Canada’s capital city is easily accessible by air, car or train.

Air Canada is offering a 5% discount off of Standard fares and a 15% discount off Flex and higher fares to Ottawa for SEC19. To book a flight, visit and enter this promotion code in the search panel: 8PKCKHF1 The travel period for this promotional offer is Tuesday, March 12, 2019 to Thursday, March 28, 2019.

WestJet is offering 5% off Econo and 10% off EconoFlex and Premium fares for travel within Canada and 2% off Econo, 5% off EconoFlex and 10% off Premium base fares for guests travelling Trans-border into and out of Ottawa.  These offers are valid for travel between March 11, 2018 and March 28, 2019. Book online at and use coupon code: 1M9N6GI. Travel agents may use promo code: WCC95.

Did You Know!?
Both airline partners offer incentives to CSTA for bookings. Help us to bring more memorable speakers to SEC19 by booking your air travel with one of our fabulous travel partners.

Ground Transportation

The Ottawa International Airport (YOW) and the train station (Via Tremblay Rd Station) are a 15-minute drive from the hotel during non-peak time periods. Taxi service is available.