Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Old Montreal is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's cathedral, architecture and museums with a rental holiday home in Old Montreal. This walkable city attracts visitors thanks to its art and cafes. Take in top local attractions such as Notre Dame Basilica and Bonsecours Market. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Old Montreal

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Old Montreal has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • La Ronde Six Flags (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Marche Des Eclusiers (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Aquatic Complex (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Arena McConnell (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Pi-o Centre d'Amusement (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Golf Le Parcours du Cerf (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Old Montreal

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Old Montreal is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Royal Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Montreal Botanical Garden (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Champ de Mars (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Sun-Yat-Sen Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Ile Ste Helene (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Parc Jean-Drapeau (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
Transport

Transport to and around Old Montreal

Fly into Montreal, QC (YHU-St. Hubert), the closest airport, located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Montreal, QC (YUL-Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.), which is 10.1 mi (16.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Old Montreal?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 603 holiday rentals near Old Montreal. From 524 Condos/Apartments to 58 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Old Montreal is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Old Montreal?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Old Montreal:

  • Plateau Mont-Royal: 1,102 holiday homes
  • Shaughnessy Village: 315 holiday homes
  • Milton Park: 806 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 1,360 holiday homes
  • Mile End: 259 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Old Montreal?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Old Montreal. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Old Port of Montreal: 1,981 holiday rentals
  • Place Royale: 1,991 holiday rentals
  • Old Port: 2,027 holiday rentals
  • St. Dizier Gallery: 1,995 holiday rentals
  • Montreal Museum of Archaeology and History (Pointe-a-Calliere): 1,989 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Old Montreal listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Old Montreal?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 524 Condos/Apartments in Old Montreal. Our other popular types of Old Montreal holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 58 holiday houses
  • Studios: 267 holiday houses
  • Bed & breakfasts: 4 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Old Montreal?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 70 holiday homes with pool available in Old Montreal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.