Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac
The impressive castle like Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac stands proudly within the walls of Old Quebec City and offers breath-taking views of the St Lawrence River below. A landmark building in Quebec City, Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac is only minutes away from Notre-Dame de Quebec and the boutiques of Quartier Petit Champlain.
This iconic hotel offers 611 elegant rooms and suites, luxuriously appointed with chateau styled furnishings and contemporary decor. Fairmont Gold Rooms benefit from a private reception area on the 14th floor and access to the Fairmont Gold Lounge, where a complimentary continental breakfast with hot items is served daily along with tea and coffee throughout the day and complimentary cocktail canapés late afternoon.
Those wishing to keep up their fitness regime during their stay or simply wish to relax after a full day of exploring Quebec City can make use of Club Frontenac, the hotels health club. Facilities include cardiac equipment and free weights, indoor whirlpool, steam rooms and an indoor swimming pool. Spa du Chateau is located on the 6th floor and offers pedicures, manicures, massage and body treatments such as scrubs and wraps.
Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac takes you on a culinary journey, where it's restaurants offer exceptional views of St Lawrence River. Champlain Restaurant serves cutting edge regional cuisine with items such as almond milk and Jerusalem artichike cream soup, wild pink shrimps, Appalachian deer with juniper berries or pistachio crusted Quebec lamb lion often on the menu. In fact there are so many delicious items on the menu we recommend the tasting menu at Champlain Restaurant. Bistro Le Sam offers a substantial menu of fish, chops, steaks as well as sandwiches while 1608 serves one of the largest variety of Quebec cheeses in Canada.
The age old tradition of Afternoon Tea can be enjoyed in the Champlain Restaurant, Thursday to Saturday, with finger sandwiches, cream pies with smoked salmon, homemade warm scones and delectable pastries a few of the items on offer.