This historic property overlooks the Old Port in the heart of Old Montreal. It sits directly across from the park which surrounds the port and features a promenade along the water. Surrounded by restaurants and bars, it’s an easy walk to Old Montreal attractions and the city’s excellent public transit system.
Room extras include a multi-jet glass shower, a double jacuzzi, a soaker tub, a mini bar, a Nespresso coffee maker, an iPod dock, and beamed ceilings. Valet parking is available for $35 per day with unlimited in-and-out privileges.
Gaspar Tavern is open for breakfast, plus dinner and drinks and offers a sidewalk patio overlooking the port in the warmer months. The seasonal rooftop terrace features beautiful views of the Old Port and St. Paul Street. Room service is available. The hotel offers free coffee, tea and fruit-infused water in the lobby 24-hours a day.
The hotel offers easy access to various types of transportation. The bus stop is right outside the hotel and the Place d’Armes Metro station is 10 minutes away on foot. The Berri-UQAM transportation hub is a 20-minute walk or 9 minutes by bus. VIA Rail train station is a 23-minute walk and the Iberville Cruise Terminal at Alexandra Quay is a 9-minute walk. Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) is a 19-minute drive without traffic or an hour’s ride via public transit.
PROS: Location, ambiance, accommodations are spacious, rooftop dining is beautiful, friendly and helpful staff.