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 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)
How to get there

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.

How many vacation rentals are available around Old Montreal?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 610 house rentals around Old Montreal. From 492 Condos/Apartments to 96 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 around 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: 1,530 vacation rentals
  • Plateau Mont-Royal: 1,179 vacation rentals
  • Shaughnessy Village: 392 vacation rentals
  • Hochelaga-Maisonneuve: 96 vacation rentals
  • Villeray—Saint-Michel—Parc-Extension: 57 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:

  • Chateau Ramezay Museum: 2,314 home rentals
  • Old Port: 2,331 home rentals
  • Montreal City Hall: 2,314 home rentals
  • Montreal Museum of Archaeology and History (Pointe-a-Calliere): 2,330 home rentals
  • Notre Dame Basilica: 2,323 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 492 Condos/Apartments in Old Montreal. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Old Montreal include:

  • Houses: 96 lodging choices
  • Studios: 206 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 2 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bed & breakfasts and more.

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 97 vacation homes with pool available in Old Montreal.

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