This hotel features one of the most sought-after locations in one of North America's most cosmopolitan and European-influenced cities. Situated in the heart of the financial district at the gateway to Old Montreal and the city centre, the hotel is part of the city's World Trade Centre. This ten-storey commercial complex sits atop Fortification Lane, over ruins of the walls to the old city that date to the 1600s. The bus and train stations can be reached in around five minutes' walk.
Renovated in 2009, the air-conditioned hotel features contrasting architecture allowing guests to travel through more than three hundred years of history in just one stay. From the moment they arrive to the moment they leave, guests experience an authentic Montreal 'je ne sais quoi' punctuated by a warm 'Bienvenue'!
The property offers a lobby with 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, a children's playground and a restaurant. Room and laundry services, a car park, and a garage are also provided. There are 357 newly reinvented spacious guest rooms; VIP suites featuring panoramic views; a new absinthe bar, Sara B; Chez Plume, a classic bistro; Osco, a French brasserie with accents from Provence; and the Executive Club Lounge. Business guests are sure to appreciate the 18 superb function rooms and facilities.
The rooms are stunning showcases of distinctive style, designed to give travellers the ultimate in comfort and modern technology. Each room is equipped with the finest furniture including double or king-size beds, designer chairs, chest of drawers, and large desks. In the marble en suite bathroom, the triple shower head with variable, calibrated water pressure massage is a wonderful way to wake up. There is also a bathtub and hair dryer. The spacious rooms, decorated in warm, rich tones, create an enveloping environment and a welcome retreat after a long and eventful day. Further standard amenities include a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, radio, hi-fi and Internet access. Each additionally has a safe, minibar, tea- and coffee-making facilities, an ironing set, air conditioning, and central heating.
Guests may enjoy an invigorating dip in the indoor saltwater swimming pool or work out in the gym. There is also a sauna and massage service. A continental breakfast buffet is served each morning. Buffet, à la carte and set menu options are available at lunch and dinner.