The admirable Roosevelt Suite recalls the visit to the Château Frontenac of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt during the Quebec Conferences in 1943 and 1944. The Roosevelt Suite occupies the top floor of one of the Château ’s side towers, the Mont-Carmel Tower. As the only apartment on the last floor, this suite captivates with the intimate character of a private floor. Once through the entrance hall, there is a large dining room, which forms an open area with a most pleasant living room. A kitchenettenis nearby. The sloping ceilings and skylights offering extraordinary views of the surroundings give the suite lot of charm. The magnificent view of the Citadel of Quebec evokes the military and highly strategic nature of Roosevelt’s presence in Quebec City. On the other side of the suite is a sumptuous bedroom that communicates with the marble bathroom, which includes an immense shower. A spacious walk-in closet completes the sleeping quarters. The bedroom windows offer remarkable vantage points not found anywhere else. The magnificent Roosevelt Suite can be booked with the rooms on the lower floor or the other 10 rooms in the Mont-Carmel tower to create a private tower with a dedicated elevator.
The Plains of Abraham, the first historical park in Canada, is a grandiose urban park, an oasis in the heart of the city where the city’s largest cultural gatherings take place. It was on the Plains of Abraham that French and English troops fought in 1759 during the famous Battle of the Plains, a decisive moment in the history of Quebec City.
Place Royale is where Samuel de Champlain founded the City of Québec in 1608. With buildings that combine French and British influences and the oldest stone church in North America, the square has a charm all its own.
Petit-Champlain is one of the hottest shopping streets in Québec City, known for its boutiques featuring everything from Québec-made boots and moccasins to sculptures, jewellery, and Québec terroir products.
The Dufferin Terrace, a long wooden sidewalk located next to the Château Frontenac, affords a stunning view of the St. Lawrence River and surrounding area. It is a wonderful place to visit at any time of the year!
Set in Old Quebec, Musée de la civilisation is a leading cultural experience for every family and a top tourist attraction for visitors on vacation. At anytime, 10 original and bold exhibitions take a fresh and often unexpected look at the human experience !
Located in the heart of Old Quebec, the Notre Dame de Quebec Cathedral Basilica welcomes many visitors throughout the year. For the 350th anniversary of Notre-Dame de Québec in 2014, Rome authorized the congregation to build a Holy Door in the basilica.
Guided tours of the Citadelle reveal over 300 years of history. Join our guides to explore this fortress—an active garrison of the Royal 22e Régiment—and delve deeply into this National Historic Site with its impressive architecture and spectacular views of the city and St. Lawrence River.