What We Love
- Historic property ideally located at the quiet end of Rue Saint Paul
- No two rooms are exactly the same, but most have king beds and exposed brick
- Breakfast buffet with fruit, cheese, eggs and fresh croissants (an additional cost)
- The Méchant Boeuf’s high-end version of poutine, the local delicacy
- In-room massages with a therapist from RainSpa (located at the Place d’Armes Hotel & Suites)
- The hotel's outdoor terrace
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What To Know
- Parking is very limited
- Views of the Saint Lawrence River are from the upper rooms only
- Rooms facing the interior courtyard and Rue Saint Paul pick up noise — earplugs are recommended for light sleepers
- Some rooms are starting to show their age
- Free WiFi
- Parking On Site
- Room Service
With a stay at Hotel Nelligan in Montreal (Old Montreal), you’ll be minutes from Montreal Museum of Archaeology and History and Notre Dame Basilica. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Place Royale and Old Port.
Make yourself at home in one of the 105 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. Flat-screen televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.
Enjoy recreation amenities such as a fitness center or take in the view from a rooftop terrace. Additional features include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).
Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel’s dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Breakfast is available for a fee.
Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a business center, and express check-in. Planning an event in Montreal? This hotel has 7000 square feet (650 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and meeting rooms.
How to Get There
This hotel is very centrally located. Within easy walking distance of the sites, the beautiful waterfront and many, many fabulous restaurants. We stayed here for a long weekend during single digit temperatures and found it easy to walk wherever we wanted to go. There is valet parking but we found that we did not need to use it for the entire stay. The overall property is beautiful and clean as was the room. THE KING SIZED BED WAS HEAVENLY!! Overall a wonderful and restful stay.
We have been fortunate to stay in the finest hotels in the world, The Nelligan makes our list as such. All aspects of the hotel are lovely and welcoming but especially the staff. Special salute to Dimitar Concierge 'extraordinaire.'
The Nelligan is a charming boutique hotel in Old Montreal. My husband and I have stayed there several times and will continue to return. The breakfast is delicious, the street its located in is lively and full of restaurants and shops and within walking distance to the metro and the hotel is elegant and comfortable. Highly recommend!
We’ve made the Nelligan our home away from home. The front desk staff are wonderful to deal with, they greet you like long-lost friends, they’re efficient and attentive, always greeting with a smile and doing their best to accommodate your idiosyncrasies, we’re always put in room 331, a petite suite, our favorite. The rooms are spacious, well cared for, and warm and comfortable in a welcome-home type of way. The bathroom is large, well-stocked with high-end toiletries, and everything works, always a plus.
The hotel was obviously carved out from Old Montreal buildings, lots of exposed brick, high ceilings, and just a warm delightful feeling, and its location in Old Montreal could easily lead one to think they were stepping out to a Paris night or day.
The restaurants in the hotel are both very good and you can walk through the hotel to the bar in Méchant Boeuf, the best eating bar in Montreal.
Really, what more could one ask for?
I am a frequent traveler to Montreal. I have always enjoyed the sophistication of Sofitel but now have a new favorite. The in house bar and attached restaurant were lovely and the staff was attentive. I will return often.