Travel and Accommodation 2019-03-22T09:03:04-04:00

EXTENDED! Discounted hotel rates END on Friday, March 29, 2019! 

The conference will be hosted at the Westin Ottawa in the heart of downtown, located a quick walk from Parliament Hill, the Byward Market, and the Rideau Canal – a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Guests may make reservations by calling in toll free at In the USA & Canada: Marriott: 1-888-236-2427 or Starwood: 1-888-625-4988 and stating they are part of Obesity Canada.

Please note to be eligible for the discounted registration rates, you must be a member of Obesity Canada and you must have your Westin Hotel confirmation number accessible prior to registering for the Canadian Obesity Summit.

For online booking, please click here.

The Summit group rate is guaranteed the lowest room rate – if you find a lower rate please let us know.

Single/double accommodation $219.00/night.

Triple accommodation $259.00/night

Quad accommodation rate: $299.00.

Government rates are also available for those who qualify (Government ID required at check-in).

These rates include complimentary internet.

Other downtown Ottawa hotels with family suites are available at special rates please contact info@obesitynetwork.ca if you have any questions.


  • Main Airport: Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport
  • Via Rail Station: Ottawa train station: 200 Tremblay Rd. Ottawa, ON K1G 3H5

Travel Discount Codes: 

Via Rail: 

Valid: April 20th 2019 to April 30th 2019

Territory: From all stations throughout the VIA system to Ottawa and return.


Fare applies to a maximum of two passengers per booking.

One complimentary stopover is allowed at no additional charge.

For travel on all fare plans in Business class, the first stopover is allowed at no additional charge, provided that this stopover takes place in Toronto, Montréal or Ottawa only.

Discount: 10% off the best available fare in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, Sleeper class. “Subject to the conditions and restrictions of the fare plan to which the additional discount is being applied.”

Exception: Discount does not apply in any Escape fares and Prestige Class.

Identification: Participants must reference the event’s VIA convention discount code:  13859.


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.

To take advantage of this offer, you will need the discount code listed.

Discount Code: N32NO29

Travel from: April 16, 2019 to May 4, 2019

Please visit www.westjet.com/conventions to make a booking online.

Air Canada:

10% discount available when using below code:

Discount Code: 6X6DK6J1

Travel period to qualify for discount: April 15, 2019 to May 3, 2019

Discount available to flights arriving into Ottawa, YOW (ON).

No discount will apply to Tango bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the United States. For International travel (destinations outside North America), discounts apply to all fares including Tango.

Please visit www.aircanada.com to book your flight.


The Westin Ottawa

Discounts on Registration for those who book at the Host Hotel: Westin Ottawa Hotel.

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