Albert at Bay Suite Hotel
435 Albert St.
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7X4
Situated in the heart of the nation's capital, the Albert at Bay Suite Hotel offers genuine personalized service and the largest hotel suites in Ottawa.
- One Bedroom Suite - Queen sized bed or two queen beds - $135.00 + tax/night
Room rate includes free local calls and wireless high speed internet. The hotel has a private fitness centre as well as a 24 hour business centre. There is also an on-site restaurant and bar.
Reservations can be made directly with the hotel on an individual basis.
To book by phone:
Delegates may contact the hotel reservations department at 800-423-9088 or 613-238-8858. All rooms must be reserved by the room release date of April 5, 2012. After this date, unassigned rooms will be released for general sale at the house rate and the negotiated rate will be processed on an availability basis. Individual bookings can be made simply by asking for the CASC 2012 Group Rate.
To book online:
Click here to fill in the required information and enter in Group ID: CASC
Transportation during the conference is to and from the Albert at Bay Suite Hotel only.
Receive 10% off VIA Rail Canada's best available fare in Economy, Business, Sleeper, or Sleeper Touring class. Discount does not apply in Economy - special fare or Business - supersaver fare. This can be used from all stations throughout the VIA system to Ottawa, Ontario and return. Travel period begins Wednesday, May 2, 2012 and ends Sunday, May 6, 2012.
Delegates have to log in to their profile, or create one prior to booking. On the Passenger information screen, select "Convention fare" from the "Discount Type" drop-down menu, and enter the discount code for your convention or event in the "Discount code" field.
Delegates must reference the event's VIA confirmation number: 12287.
CASC conference delegates receive a 10% discount on Westjet fares. To book reservations using this convention discount code, contact the WestJet Groups Department at
1-888-493-7853. Promotion code: CC7254
The flat rate for a taxi ride from the airport to the hotel is approximately $35-$40. The cost from the VIA Rail train station to the hotel is approximately $20. Note that transportation rates quoted above are subject to change.
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