Quebec’s Laurentian Mountain range has peaks that reach about 2,500 feet (762 m). That’s well below those of the Appalachians or Rocky Mountains, but it also makes the range somewhat of a hidden gem for skiing. Cap Tremblant mountain resort is situated within five minutes of Mont Tremblant, one of the most popular skiing destinations in the eastern part of North America. Cap Tremblant is also situated amid the scenic waters of Lac Mercier—where watersports rival skiing in popularity—as well as and 200 acres of undulating evergreens marked by hiking trails.
Cap Tremblant has a huge main lodge with crackling fireplaces, as well as a collection of condo buildings with great views. Each one-bedroom condo includes spacious sleeping quarters, a living room with a sofa bed, and a fully equipped kitchen. Head out to the private balcony or terrace to take in the picturesque surroundings.
Il Pinnacolo, the hotel's gourmet Italian restaurant, is enclosed in glass and offers some spectacular mountain views. It’s a romantic spot where you can share veal marsala, steak tartare, or homemade pizza.
The property also features three pool areas and two year-round spa jacuzzis. Head to the Ocean Pavilion complex and barrel down a 60-foot (18 m) water slide, or get a workout in at the Lake Pavilion's three-lane lap pool. There are also onsite full-swing golf simulators.
Mont-Tremblant, Quebec: European-Inspired Ski Village Surrounded by Hundreds of Lakes and Hiking Trails
The town of Mont-Tremblant is situated in southern Quebec’s Laurentian Mountain range, about two hours northwest of Montreal. The town is best known for skiing at Mont Tremblant, which has 95 trails spread out over more than 650 acres. Just north of town, Mont-Tremblant National Park encompasses six rivers and 400 lakes, as well as a number of scenic hiking trails.
The Mont-Tremblant area comprises three distinct village settings: the downtown area of Saint-Jovite, Mont-Tremblant's old village, and the Tremblant pedestrian village. Located downhill from the resort on the banks of Lac Mercier, the old village offers quaint shops and an international variety of fine- and casual-dining options. The bustling pedestrian village—or "the resort," as locals call it—is a candy-colored playground located at the foot of the mountain.
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One queen bed and one sofa bed in living room
Standard occupancy: 2
Maximum occupancy: 4
Adding occupants above standard: no charge
Full-size kitchen with stove, fridge, dishwasher, and microwave
Living room and TV
Washing machine and tumble dryer
Whirlpool tub in bathroom
Check in: 4 p.m.
Check out: 11 a.m.
Rollaways: not available
Smoking policy: no smoking inside the property
Pet policy: pets are not allowed inside the property.
Accessibility: handicap-accessible rooms are available upon request during booking.
Room upgrades: upgrades to a larger condo may be available for an extra C$50 per additional bedroom per night. Customers who purchase option 1 can upgrade to stay on a Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday night for C$30 per night; customers who purchase option 2 can stay on a Friday or Saturday night for an additional C$30 per night.
By plane: about 25 miles (40 km) from Mont-Tremblant International Airport (YTM)
By car: about 90 miles (145 km) northwest of Montreal
By shuttle: a round-trip shuttle to/from YTM is $126 per person aged 12 or older, $88 per child aged 5–11, and free for children 4 or younger.
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