Kick off the Montreal Grand Prix with Moët and Terrasse Place d’Armes!

Tuesday, June 5: kicking off Montreal’s Formula One, Terrasse Place d’Armes sets the stage for a refreshing, summertime celebration.

The crème de la crème of Montreal’s rooftop bars pops the cork off Moët & Chandon’s new, sparkling thirst-quencher, Moët Ice Imperial—the company’s first sparkling wine served on ice! The terrace party runs from 5pm to 3am with complimentary canapés and a cocktail per person served throughout the evening. Don’t miss out; take in the sweltering season on ice!

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Le Place d’Armes Hôtel & Suites takes home Trip Advisor’s Certificate of Excellence Award!

Consistently commended with the highest praise from travellers, Le Place d’Armes Hôtel & Suites recently earned the prestigious 2012 Certificate of Excellence Award from TripAdvisor!

The Certificate of Excellence is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Approximately 10 percent of accommodations listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award.

Congratulations to the entire team at Le Place d’Armes Hôtel & Suites for all its hard work and a big thank you to all its guests for their support!

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Revitalize for Springtime at Rainspa

Reinvigorate just in time for spring with a sublime hot-shell massage at Rainspa!

Don’t miss this special offer, available for only $99 (15% off the regular price). The moisturizing oils combined with hot shells soothe the skin and help regenerate both body and mind. Enjoy a full hour of unadulterated relaxation.

Offer valid until March 31, 2012.

Book now: 514.282.2727

55, rue Saint-Jacques, Old Montreal

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Easter Brunch 2012!

Finally, those arduous months of heavy-boot wearing and shovelling are behind us!

And what better way to mark the occasion than with a delicious Easter brunch? On Sunday, April 8, 2012 enjoy a plethora of tasty treats.

Suite 701/Aix Cuisine

A hip lounge upstairs connects to a modern, fine-Quebec-dining restaurant bellow: perfect spots to impress your spring chick. $45 Menu coming soon 701, Côte de la Place d’Armes, Montréal | 514.904.1201 | ]1/

Reserve now and celebrate spring with us!

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Old Montreal winter activities

Calling all foodies, fashionistas and art lovers! Old Montréal is the best area by far where you will discover the most trendy restaurants, bars, galleries and boutiques in town!

Here are some suggestions of activities and events until 31 March:

Snow Village (January 18 to March 31, 2012):

In addition to the six igloos you'll find the restaurant Pommery, the Amarula bar terrace, a chapel and a hotel, all fully built of ice. Several impressive structures and monuments of snow have also been built. Each year a different world capital is in the spotlight and for 2012, the beautiful city of Montreal has been elected!

Je t’aime en chocolat (February 11-12, 2012):

The first edition of this gourmet festival arrives just in time before Valentine's Day! Artists and master chocolatiers of Quebec meet at the Bonsecours Market, with some big names in fashion such as Dinh Bà, to present us their creations. On the program: Chocolate fashion shows!

Montréal Fashion Week (February 6-9, 2012):

Wanting to inject a touch of glamour to a February start which is a little gray? The MFW event will take you directly into an episode of Sex in the City! This year, the organizers offer the opportunity for the public to buy tickets for the fall-winter 2012 fashion shows of Tavan & Mitto, DUY, Martin Lim and ça va de soi. MFW is taking place at the Bonsecours Market, Montreal’s fashion hub. Book your tickets for the shows and experience the electrifying energy that takes place in Old Montreal’s bars and restaurants during that week.

Montréal en Lumière Festival (February 16-26, 2012):

Each year, a region from around the world is put in the spotlight in order to allow Montreal’s best chefs to meet up with their colleagues abroad. For its 2012 edition, the festival will focus on Brussels and Wallonia due their neighbourly qualities and the warmth of their hospitality, features that they share with Montreal, along with their complementary qualities when it comes to gastronomy and know-how. The duos of chefs will compose menus offering perfect wine pairings that reflect the fusion of their respective culinary cultures. Visit Expérience Vieux-Montréal to learn more about the menus of Suite 701, Verses and Aix participating at the festival. Notice to night owls: do not miss the Nuit Blanche, February 25, which offers more than 180 activities including music, exhibitions, dance and more!

Cirque du Soleil Show | Michael Jackson : The Immortal World Tour (March 20-22, 2012):

It is not necessary to be a fan of the King of Pop to be moved by this colorful musical offering an original retrospective of the career of the artist.

The Quays Skating Rink (until March 11, 2012):

This natural ice rink, located on the Clock Tour Quay next to the Jacques-Cartier Quay offers an amazing view of Montreal. Different musical themes are presented in the morning and evening and skate rental services are available on site.

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