Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Old Montreal is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's cathedral, architecture and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Old Montreal. This walkable city allures visitors with its art and cafés. Take in top local attractions like Notre Dame Basilica and Bonsecours Market. If you're looking for accommodations 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 cozy vacation 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 center:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural landscape of Old Montreal

Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Old Montreal

Fly into Montreal, QC (YHU-St. Hubert), the closest airport, located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city center. 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 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 511 house rentals near Old Montreal. From 438 Condos/Apartments to 51 Houses, find unique vacation rental 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're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Old Montreal:

  • Downtown: 1,371 vacation rentals
  • Plateau Mont-Royal: 1,087 vacation rentals
  • Old Montreal & Quays of the Old Port: 581 vacation rentals
  • Old Port of Montreal: 554 vacation rentals
  • Verdun: 106 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Old Montreal?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Old Montreal. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Old Port of Montreal: 2,021 home rentals
  • Old Port: 2,031 home rentals
  • Place Royale: 2,033 home rentals
  • St. Dizier Gallery: 2,027 home rentals
  • Montreal Museum of Archaeology and History (Pointe-a-Calliere): 2,034 home 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Old Montreal?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 438 Condos/Apartments in Old Montreal. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Old Montreal include:

  • Houses: 51 lodging choices
  • Studios: 193 lodging choices
  • Bed & breakfasts: 4 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Old Montreal?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 77 vacation homes with pool available in Old Montreal.