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Le Nouvel Hotel & Spa

7.6 | Good | #94 out of 158 hotels in Montreal
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Downtown Montreal hotel near Bell Centre offers rooms with balcony, kitchenette & hot tub

Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi
  • Guests said rooms were very clean and well furnished
  • Prime downtown location near restaurants, bars, bus, Metro, train station, airport express
  • Staff were well liked, courteous and professional
  • Many said it offered good value
  • Wi-Fi was rated very good overall
Cons
  • Parking costs $15 for cars and $20 for vans per day
  • The condo building had poor Wi-Fi, no ice machine and rooms sometimes smelled of smoke
  • Dated rooms according to several guests
  • Some guests felt the breakfast buffet was pricey
  • Some found the parking lot dusty and dark
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Editor's Review
Updated Jun 25, 2017
Overview
About the hotel: This downtown hotel offers regular guest rooms and condo-like accommodation with a kitchen, washer and dryer, one city block from the restaurants and bars of St Catherine Street. It's a 2-minute walk from the bus stop and guests can reach the nearest Metro stations in a 7- to 10-minute walk.

The property has an 8-storey hotel building and a 12-storey condo building with elevators and 177 smoke-free and pet-free rooms. 

All rooms include free Wi-Fi, a 32" flat screen TV, a coffeemaker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a desk, a safe, an iron and ironing board, a hair dryer and climate control. 

Some rooms include a sitting area with a sofabed, a 42" flat screen TV, a love seat, a kitchenette (stove top, oven, mini-fridge, microwave, sink), a dining table, bottled water, a Keurig coffee machine, bathrobes, a 2-person hot tub, a washer and dryer and a balcony.

Rooms are furnished with 2 queen beds or 1 king bed.

Underground parking is $15 for cars and $20 for vans per day. Clearance is 6'.

Restaurant on site: L'Entracte Restaurant/Bistro Bar serves a full breakfast buffet ($20 including tax), lunch and dinner. Room service is available from 7 am until 10 pm. 

Hotel amenities include an outdoor pool, a fitness centre, a business centre, a gift shop, a hair salon, car rental, and meeting rooms. 

Guests should note: There is also a day spa on site with a hot tub and sauna which is not included in the room rate but costs extra.

What’s nearby? The Bell Centre is a 10-minute walk away. Concordia University and the Montréal Museum of Fine Arts are 13 minutes away on foot. Old Montreal is a healthy 34-minute walk or guests can get there by bus in 20 minutes.

Getting around: The hotel is about a 10-minute walk from the Guy-Concordia metro station, and about a 7-minute walk from the Lucien L'Allier metro station. The train station is a 17-minute walk. There is also a stop for the 747 airport shuttle bus ($10) a 5-minute walk away. Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport is at least 15 minutes by car, and 40 minutes by Metro, from the hotel. (All travel times: Google Maps).

Confirmed by hotel June 24, 2017: parking fees, clearance, breakfast costs $20 including tax and gratuity
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The Good
Guests typically enjoyed their stay at this hotel. It was well located, clean and well priced.

Everyone liked the location. They found it handy to St Catherine street's restaurants and bars, the train station, the airport express shuttle, public transit, the Bell Centre and Old Montreal.

The rooms were comfortable, spacious and well furnished, and guests were usually pleased with the comfort of their beds. Some appreciated kitchen appliances, washer and dryer, and views of the city from their rooms.

The staff were well liked by guests and considered professional and very friendly.

Guests were usually very pleased with the value of this hotel and many planned to return.

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The Bad
Some guests felt the hotel came up short in some ways.

Recent room complaints found were: room was a little dark, furniture was dated, bathroom drains were clogged/slow to drain, constant air flow from heating that could not be turned off, bathroom is dated, carpet was stained and smelled of mildew, window did not open, bathroom too small

Some guests complained about the breakfast. They found it expensive, served army style and lacking in variety.

Noise was sometimes mentioned from: AC units, heaters, renovations within the hotel and traffic and construction outside the hotel.

Some complained about the Wi-Fi saying: it did not always connect, although overall it received very good ratings.

Other comments found were: underground parking is very dusty, confusing to navigate with tight parking spots; hallways were old, wallpaper and rugs need replacing, no indoor pool, and staff were mostly aloof.
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Booking.com guests gave this hotel an average rating of 8 out of 10 based upon 404 reviews.

Trip Advisor.com reviewers ranked this #61 of 165 hotels in Montreal, with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on 669 reviews.

Expedia.com reviewers rated this hotel 3.9 out of 5, with an 90% recommendation rate based upon 1,821 reviews.


Guest Reviews
Rated by Guests
7.6 / out of 10
"Good"
Ranked by Guests
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94 / out of 158
hotels in Montreal

The average guest rating for Le Nouvel Hotel & Spa is 7.6 out of 10 based on 8206 reviews from past guests. This average guest rating ranks Le Nouvel Hotel & Spa at #94 out of 158 hotels in Montreal.

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1740 Boulevard Rene-Levesque West, Montreal, QC