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Dows Lake Pavilion, Ottawa

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  • August 8, 2017
    Or rent a boat, canoe or paddle board. Out on the lake it is very safe and you are surrounded by greenery in the middle of the city. The Rideau Canal runs on one shore of the lake so it is accessible ...  more »
  • July 10, 2017
    Dow's Lake is part of the Rideau Canal-- located slightly to the south and west of downtown. The centre rents paddle boats, Kayaks and canoes during the summer months. There are also three restaurants...  more »
  • July 9, 2017
    Good services and a wonderful outdoor patio to enjoy the sunshine while you are eating it. Food was good and the service was good. Win, win.  more »
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  • June 23, 2017
    They have a very decent house red house wine and a very good tea. Always nice to sit anywhere at Malone's. Fantastic view and very good service.
  • June 17, 2017
    Great place, great scenery. Food at Mexi's was ok, salad was tasteless but veggie burrito was awesome. It was way too warm inside and parking was inconvenient.
  • June 20, 2017
    I have been skating here and rented a canoe in the summer. It's really fun and a great way to feel like you're out of the city.
  • July 2, 2017
    Had a great time with my kids and a friend with his. We rented 2 kids kayak and 1 canoe.
  • June 7, 2017
    I did not use the Pavillion, went there for the Tulip festival across the street. But the view of Dows Lake is amazing and many people were using kayaks, paddle, looked like a lot of fun.

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