This property is situated right on Tadoussac Bay and overlooks the St. Lawrence River, making this a popular choice for those who want a waterfront property with a view. With on-site dining, a mini-golf course and a games room, these features may also attract those looking for a resort-style hotel with ample activities on site.
This 100% smoke-free property offers 149 rooms over 3 floors. Each room comes with a flat screen TV with cable, a coffeemaker, a hair dryer, an iron and ironing board and a desk and chair. Each room comes with free Wi-Fi and free local calls.
Free on-site parking is available. Bell staff and concierge service are features of this hotel. Additionally, a complimentary shuttle is provided to and from cruises with Groupe Dufour. Pets are not allowed.
Other amenities include a seasonal outdoor pool, a tennis court facing the bay, a miniature golf course, a spa, a games room (featuring billiards, video games, puzzles and more), meeting space, babysitting services and children's activities in the summer (Kids' Club). This hotel also caters to cyclists, featuring covered and secure bike shelters, a pump and basic repair tools, as well as information about local businesses relevant to cyclists such as repair or rental centres.
Dining is available on site at Le William Restaurant, which overlooks the river, as well as Le Cloverdale Dining Room, which features buffets. If you're looking for a more casual on-site option, the hotel offers Le Beaupre Restaurant and Terrace, which serves lunch and dinner and is more family-oriented. The on-site Le Coquart Cafe Lounge Cocktail Bar serves lunch, features a full bar and offers pastries and tea every day from 2 pm to 6 pm.
Golf Tadoussac is a 3-minute drive east from the hotel. The Tadoussac Marina is within walking distance, 8-minutes by foot southeast (or a 1-minute drive). Whale watching is available at the St. Lawrence River. The Tadoussac Tourism Office is a 5-minute drive east while Parc Marin du Saguenay-Saint-Laurent (National Marine Conservation Area) is a 2-minute drive west, or a 10-minute walk. (All walking and driving estimates: Google Maps)
Verified with a front desk agent on March 20, 2013: free parking, 100% smoke free, on-site dining, mini-golf course, tennis court, children's activities and shuttle service to cruises with Groupe Dufour.
The vast majority of reviews were positive, among the feedback sourced for this analysis. Guests left many positive comments about the location, the rooms, the staff and the beds.
The location was by far the biggest draw for many guests. Guests felt the location was central and perfect for exploring the town of Tadoussac on foot. Additionally, many guests liked that the hotel was a waterfront property.
The rooms also received rave reviews from many guests and were described as clean, spacious and comfortable. Several guests were impressed with the waterfront views the rooms afforded. Several guests mentioned their beds were comfortable. However, there are mixed reviews about the room comfort (see below).
According to many guests, the staff were friendly and helpful. Several guests thought the front desk staff were knowledgeable about the area and local attractions and appreciated receiving recommendations about nearby hiking trails and restaurants.
Although the majority of reviews for this hotel were positive, some guests had complaints about the room rates, the restaurant prices, the decor and the air conditioning.
Some guests thought the hotel was overpriced compared to others in the area. Guests mentioned dated decor and a tired-looking hotel as factors for their perceived lack of value. According to some guests, the restaurant was overpriced as well.
While most of the feedback regarding the comfort of the rooms was positive, some guests had issues with the climate control. They claimed that the air conditioning did not work properly during their stay and subsequently they felt the room was stuffy.
ranked this hotel #2 out of 8 hotels in Tadoussac based on 222 reviews.
Booking.com rated this hotel 8.1 out of 10 based on 82 reviews.
The author called the hotel to verify some information on March 20, 2013.