Hotel 71, Quebec City
Old Quebec is the heart of Quebec City’s rich French heritage, architecture, culture and history. Located in Old Quebec’s Old Port District, a short walk from the Palais Royale and all the must-see sites, the stately 19th century neoclassical National Bank of Canada stands as a historical monument within this first capital’s original financial district. No longer a prestigious bank, the impressive entrance opens to a uniquely contemporary vibrant boutique hotel, the popular Hotel 71. The once stodgy lobby radiates a youthful energy and modern luxury from floor to dramatic ceiling, from welcoming reception to the designer lobby seating, clusters inviting conversation and relaxed lounging. Every aspect of Hotel 71 is state of the art chic with elements honoring historic details, showcasing stylish comforts, accommodations meeting the needs and desires of an international travel set, and delightfully posh amenities. Dining at the 71 offers authentic Italian cuisine at the hip IL Matto restaurant, designer craft bar, and a deluxe à la carte breakfast.
Nearby, Old Quebec’s charm is revealed in its historical treasures, and revitalized in its hip bars, bistros and boutiques, museums and galleries, and world class gourmet restaurants with an array of international cuisines. Hotel 71 is convenient to bike paths along the mighty St-Lawrence River, marina, ferry, cruise ships and the amazing funicular ride where the panoramic views are truly breathtaking.
After a day of sightseeing, guests appreciate the sleek, fresh, and meticulous design of their chosen guest room or suite, each level boasting enhanced amenities, Italian rain showers, living room, but all with stunning bath fixtures and L’Occitane toiletries, luxe king or queen beds and premier bedding, flatscreen TV, DVD and CD, iPod dock, mini fridge, Nespresso coffee machine, 14 foot ceilings and generous windows. Choose from original designs, trendy lofts, concept mini suites ranging to full suites with separate bedrooms for family stays, and 7th floor penthouse luxury with stunning views and top tier amenities. Accommodations destined to please and pamper, relax and revive in sumptuous comfort and luxury.
Your stay at Hotel 71 at the confluence of past and present, captures the essence of Quebec’s rich heritage surrounded by treasured monuments, a tribute to the best of the historic beauty of Old Quebec and celebrated in the vitality of the present exemplified by the hotel’s superlative contemporary beauty revisioned within the historic halls of Canada’s National Bank. Design is destiny.