Rich in culture and packed with fun - your taste of Europe in North America.
How I See Montreal
Filled with beautiful contrasts, Montreal is the largest French-speaking city in North America. Each area has its own distinct flavor and vibe. From festivals to seasonal installations to pop-ups and events, you'll want to come back to discover more.
Know Before You Go
Fuel your glow with a visit to Away Spa at W Montreal. Our treatment rooms allow the flexibility to fit your schedule, whisking you away from the stresses of daily life during your hotel stay.
Talk Like a Local
Learn the slang from the city.
This slang is an equivalent of "All good" and is mostly used at the end of a conversation. It's pronounced like "Teegeedoo"
Tigidou! See you later.
Neighborhoods to Explore
The high-rise modernism of downtown meets the 17th-century buildings of the Old Port. Our underground city allows us to get through the cold winters, while the warm summers lead us to the nicest rooftop terraces.
1. Old Montreal
Discover some of the nicest art galleries, fine dining restaurants and VIP clubs in this 1642 European setting.
Escape to the newest area of Montreal that keeps on getting cooler, with original independent boutiques, hidden bars and gems, opened by our very own millennials.
3. Mile End
Home to many Montreal artists and filmmakers, this creative area is known for two famous bagel joints; Fairmount and St-Viateur.
4. Quartier des Spectacles
Concert venues, outdoor festivals, comedy shows, digital art displays, and much more, immerse in the city’s cultural heart.
901 Rue du Square-Victoria
Ultimate Access to Montreal
500 Rachel Est
Expect a vibe crescendo leading this bohemian laid back coffee shop into an uplifting happy hour atmosphere. Find your match by mixing and mingling with fun locals.
176 Saint Viateur West St
Challenge your comfort zone by visiting this “tasting-menu-only” restaurant. Indulge with a menu that showcases vegetables in a very creative way. Playful textures, flavorful combinations, and molecular touches are always on the menu.
418 St Sulpice St
Discover SSENSE’s flagship store located in a jaw-dropping building designed by the talented David Chipperfield. Indulge in high fashion, streetwear and avant-garde labels.
417 Rue Saint-Pierre
Enter the universe of the most popular supper club in town. Flyjin is not only known for its amazing vibe and beats. This mysterious and sophisticated gem offers a great Japanese dining experience in a beautiful setting.
Spotted in Montreal
Summer swimwear to winter digs, Milk & Bone slow jams to Miike Snow beats–W Montreal's redesign party does a double take.
1380 Rue Sherbrooke O
Don’t miss a visit to Canada’s largest museum. Located on Montreal’s historic Golden Square Mile, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts is home to over 41,000 works of art.
185 Rue Ste-Catherine O
This contemporary art museum features both visual and performing arts. The collection includes over 7,000 pieces of art by more than 1,500 artists.
22 Chemin Macdonald, Île Sainte-Hélène
If you’re coming between May and October, electrify your visit with a day at Quebec’s largest amusement park featuring ten roller coasters and tons of other rides for thrill-seekers.
901 Square Victoria
Check out the revolutionary new dining concept that offers an exciting art gallery, DJ-designed soundtracks, and perfectly prepared food and drink, all right there in the W Montreal.