This luxury boutique hotel is housed in a restored heritage building and has won awards for its design. The hotel offers wireless Internet in the lobby for free, and in the rooms for $15/day. Valet parking is available for $25/day.
The 8-floor hotel features a gym, which is open 24/7 as well as 4 meeting rooms. The hotel opened a new restaurant, Hambar, in April 2012, which specializes in charcuteries and contemporary cuisine and also features a bar. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner every day and serves brunch on the weekends. The hotel also has a lounge where it serves a daily continental breakfast at a cost of $15. The salon is also available for rental for large meetings or events.
There are 120 guestrooms and suites. Guests may choose from the standard 1-queen or 2 double bed Superior Rooms, Junior Suite, Deluxe Suite or Penthouse. All the rooms feature feather duvet bed covers, CD player and stereo, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, work desk, phone with voice mail, and flat-screen TV.
The hotel is about a 5 minute walk to the Square Victoria metro station. It is about 20km from Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, and a 15 minute metro-ride to both the train station (at Bonaventure metro), and the bus station, (at Berri-UQAM metro).
The hotel's location in Old Montreal means guests are within a 5 to 10 minute walk to the area's many attractions, such as its renowned restaurants, the Notre-Dame Basilica, the Pointe-à-Callière Museum of Archaeology, the waterfront area of the Old Port, and the Bonsecours Market.
The Palais des Congrès, Montreal's convention centre, is about a 10 minute walk from the hotel. It also a 10 minute walk to Montreal's Chinatown district. The shops, restaurants and nightlife of St. Laurent Boulevard are about a 25 minute walk from the hotel. The popular shopping area of St. Catherine Street, with its underground network of shops, is about a 15 minute metro ride from the hotel (all distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps).
Front desk agent (call date: July 20, 2012) confirmed hotel's wireless Internet and parking services.