Royal treatment at Quebec’s Fairmont Le Château Frontenac
Standing high on a bluff overlooking the mighty St. Lawrence River, Fairmont Le Château Frontenac is not merely a hotel located in the heart of Old Québec — it is the heart of Old Québec. Your experience at this restored heritage hotel will guarantee you a memorable and inspiring stay in one of the most beautiful cities in the world with easy walking access to all the wonderful sites and experiences that Old Quebec has to offer.
Rest and get pampered!
In any one of its 618 beautifully furnished guestrooms and suites, you’ll feel an elegant touch of historic Europe. Every room is distinctive with its architecture and feel, which makes every stay unique! The renovated accommodations offer an unparalleled level of luxury and service. With elegantly styled chateau furnishings and majestic decor, each guest is treated to a spectacular stay. The hotel also offers Fairmont Gold, the boutique hotel at the Château, providing a contemporary concept topped with exemplary services. Guests of Fairmont Gold will enjoy a peaceful breakfast or cocktails in a luxurious private lounge atmosphere as they delight in the breathtaking panoramic views of the St. Lawrence River and Québec City. Fairmont Gold includes private check-in, personalized concierge service, private lounge with complimentary continental breakfast, canapés at cocktail time and an honour bar service.
Fairmont Le Château Frontenac recently expanded its range of services with the opening of the Payot Institute. This beauty institute offers a wide range of high end products and services for women and men avid of a natural and spiritual journey. Providing a memorable and resourceful relaxing moment in a trendy environment, guests can enjoy many body treatments and facials.
Offering exquisite dining opportunities through renowned Executive Chef Jean Soulard, each of the Château’s three restaurants feature culinary delights from classic continental and regional fare in luxurious surroundings to quick, delicious gourmet-on-the-go meals. At Le Champlain, a stately AAA/CAA 4 diamond dining room overlooking the St. Lawrence River, the freshest of local ingredients marry the flavors of the past with the sophistication of the present. The more casual all-day dining restaurant Le Café de la Terrasse features an À la carte menu and lavish buffets, some of which have specific themes such as seafood or regional gastronomy inspired by seasonal farm harvest.
Since its opening in 1893, Fairmont Le Château Frontenac has been the true-life castle of many people’s dreams. Everyone — young and old, music and film stars, sports personalities and political figures — have enjoyed discovering Fairmont Le Château Frontenac and delights in returning again and again. From everywhere around the world, an impressive number of famous personalities have graced Fairmont Le Château Frontenac with their presence over the century — Grace of Monaco, Alfred Hitchcock, Sir Paul McCartney, Steven Spielberg, Queen Elizabeth II, Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill — just to name a few.
• Location: primary symbol and architectural signature of Quebec, located in Old Quebec with a majestic view of the Saint Lawrence River
• 618 renovated guest rooms and suites in a rich, authentic décor with city- or river-views
• 3 restaurants and 1 bar: Le Champlain (gastronomic), Le Café de la Terrase (all-day dining), Starbucks Coffee, Bar St-Laurent & Lougne
• Indoor swimming pool, whirlpool and fitness room
• Superior meeting facilities with 15 meeting rooms for 20 to 800 persons and a lavishly decorated castle ballroom for gatherings of up to 1000 invitees
• Activities: Old-fashioned afternoon tea, historic guided tours, cooking classes (groups only), Gourmet trails, Antique shopping and much more.