Hotel Omni Mont-Royal
1050 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec H3A-2R6

Old Montreal

Old Montréal is the oldest area in the city of Montréal dating back to New France. It features a high concentration of 17th century architecture and is unique for its authentic European feel and cobblestone streets lined with bistros, terraces and art galleries.

  • Part of Old Montréal was founded by French settlers on a piece of land near the St. Lawrence River.
  • A major tourist attraction, Old Montréal also features important archaeological remains from the first settlers.
  • The old town's riverbank is taken up by the Old Port (Vieux-Port), whose maritime facilities are surrounded with recreational space and a variety of museums and attractions.
  • Located in the Old Port, Alexandra Pier serves as the cruise terminal for about 50,000 passengers annually from large cruise ships.

Things to Know Before You Visit Old Montreal

  • If you are traveling in winter, visit the Old Port Skating Rink for outdoor skating.
  • If you are traveling in summer, rent a “Bixi” bike to discover Old Montréal from a new vantage point.
  • The Old Montréal is approximately a 15 to 20 minute walk or a 5 minute taxi ride from the hotel.

Learn more about Old Montreal.

Walking Tour of Old Montreal

Soak in the rich history, culture and heritage of Old Montreal on this walking tour. See famous sites such as Notre-Dame Basilica, Place Jacques-Cartier, City Hall and Champ de Mars, and learn about the city's amazing art and spectacular architecture from your guide, all while enjoying the quaint French charm. You can choose to tour the east side, west side or both the east and west sides of Old Montreal on a 1.5 or 3-hour tour.

Book Your Tour

Park and Stay Package

Guests who book this offer receive:

  • Luxurious accommodations
  • Valet parking for one vehicle per night with in and out prvileges

To learn more about availability and conditions, CLICK HERE

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Downtown Montreal

Museums, restaurants, shopping and more are right outside our front door in the Golden Square Mile.

Escape and Save

Get away for a little while at Hotel Omni Mont-Royal and receive up to 10% off our rates when you stay two or more nights.

Parc Jean Drapeau

Explore the home to Six Flags La Ronde, Gille Villenueve racetrack, Casino Montreal and more!