The best location for a hotel in Quebec City is in the Old Quebec where every monument is in less than a 15-minute-walk radius. If you do not want to waste time in transportation, pick your hotel close to or even better inside the Walls. These hotels are conveniently located so that you can unpack your bags and just walk around the city and also eat without taking a car or a bus. That is the beauty of visiting Quebec City.
Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac
1 Rue des Carrieres, Quebec
That is one of the most famous landmark in Quebec City. The Chateau de Frontenac is located inside the walls of old Quebec, which has been chosen as a United Nations World Heritage Site. It has a splendid view of the Saint Laurent River.
The rooms are clean and comfortable with bathrooms with marble countertop and bathrobe.
This Fairmont luxury hotel offers an indoor pool with a spa tub and a children's wading pool. If you need to exercise, you also have access to a fitness center.
With 4 restaurants inside the hotel, you will not even have to brave the freezing cold and snow during the winter months. But at the same time, it is close to the Rue Champlain and its exquisite restaurants.
Hotel Du Vieux Quebec
1190 Rue Saint-Jean, Quebec
Located on the rue Saint-Jean, this hotel is on a street full of stores for your shopping spree and is also close to some Quebec City bars.
If you book your room with breakfast included, you are in for a treat. Every morning between 7 and 8, a breakfast basket is brought to you and hanged on your door so you can eat breakfast in your room. No need to get dressed and face other guests in the breakfast room while you are still half asleep. How many times have you missed the complementary breakfast because the buffet closed just when you finished getting ready ?
The rooms and bathroom are spotless clean and you can control the heating system in your room. If possible, ask for a room that is not on Rue Saint-Jean because it can be a bit noisy with cars.
A nice and cosy common room with computers with internet can be used if you want to play games with your friends or just get a book and read. Free internet access through wireless and free DVD rental is also available. You just have to go and ask the welcoming and bilingual staff.
Auberge Saint-Antoine by Relais & Chateaux
8 rue Saint-Antoine, Quebec
This luxury hotel faces the Saint-Laurent River and is adjacent to the Musée de la Civilisation which is a must see if you want to learn more about the history of Quebec City. It is also very convenient because of its proximity to the shops and cafés of rue Saint-Paul.
What is really special about this hotel is its restaurant, le Panache. It has a fine gourmet French-Canadian cuisine that you can enjoy without leaving the hotel. You also have access to the Café Artefact for faster meals and to burn the calories, a fitness facility including a sauna is included.
1 Rue des CarriÃ¨res, Quebec City, QC G1R 3Y8, Canada
1190 Rue Saint-Jean, Quebec City, QC G1R 1S4, Canada
8 Rue Saint Antoine, Quebec City, QC G1K 3Z9, Canada