Carleton University’s Ice House is one of the leading indoor skating rinks in Ottawa. Home to our Ravens hockey teams, the $13 million state-of-the-art arena boasts two NHL-sized ice pads, twelve spacious dressing rooms and is available to rent year-round. Contact us to today to book your practice, game, or tournament.

Carleton University’s COVID-19 Vaccine policy requires that all individuals 12 years of age or older as of December 31, 2021 must attest to receiving their first dose vaccine by September 8, 2021, and their second dose no later than October 15, 2021 in order to access any indoor or outdoor Athletics facilities. Any individual who cannot be vaccinated on medical grounds or other protected grounds recognized by the Ontario Human Rights Code can request an exemption.

Playing Surface Seating Additional Features
2 NHL sized ice pads (200×80 ft or 61x25m) Arena A seats 320 with 500 additional standing spaces 12 spacious dressing rooms with 2 rooms assigned per booking
Arena B seats 100 spectators
Type Times Dates Cost
Prime Weekends First Saturday after Labour Day-March 31 $314
Mon – Thurs (after 5 pm) Full year
Non-Prime Friday after 5 pm, Saturday (all day) – Sunday (until 6 pm) April 1 – Labour Day Weekend $199
Weekdays (6:30 am – 5 pm) Full year
Tournament All days and times March 15 – Labour day weekend $260
Student Rate Renters must contain 60% students. OUTSIDE of prime time Full year $173

View Ice Rink Availability

  • Login/on with the button below
  • Under the “Search for” Select “Facility information
  • Choose “Type” as “Arena”. (Leave the “Function” and Capacity” fields are empty)
  • Under “Limit to Complex(es)” Select “Ice House,” Press “Search
  • On the right side, Click “View Availability” for Arena A or B
  • A calendar will appear, click on desired date to view available times

Booking Ice time

  • Call the Athletics Welcome Centre at 613-520-2600 ext. 4655.
  • Ice time cannot be booked online
  • Cancellations require 60 days’ notice for refund or credit


Please call 613-520-2600 ext. 4655