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Live in History in the Heart of Old Montreal

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

La Maison Dumas (circa 1757) is an officially registered 4 star tourist residence and proud member of CITQ (Corporation de l’industrie touristique du Quebec). This elegant, 1,200 sf, one bedroom tourist apartment is situated on the first floor of a stone heritage home classified as one of the oldest homes in Old Montreal.

Just a minutes walk to the Old Port, shopping and restaurants, experience true old-world charm with hand-hewn beams, pinewood flooring and exposed stone masonry along side the modern conveniences that discriminating travelers demand.

For ultimate comfort and privacy, the main living areas have been divided into a den and living room.

As is all the property, the living room is professionally decorated with only the highest quality furnishings including: plush down sofa, mahogany entertainment center, captains’ club chairs, original artwork and marble coffee table. A cozy gas fireplace adds charm and ambiance. Watch your favorite programs on a 52” plasma TV. Cable television, including many of the most popular channels like HBO and The Movie Network are provided in both French and English. There is also a DVD/BlueRay player with numerous DVD's for your entertainment. Also included is a stereo system and many CD's are provided.

At the opposite end of the apartment is a den complete with: large working desk, comfy Louis XVII reading chair and unlimited WiFi access. The large sofa has a comfortable queen-size mattress for additional guests or children occupying the apartment.

Next to the den, a 19th century French walnut dining table accommodates five people. Whether you plan an elegant dinner at home or just a quick bite before going out for the day, La Maison Dumas has everything you need to create the right ambiance. The kitchen has been fully refurbished and is well equipped including: concrete countertops, (5) appliances, microwave, cappuccino machine and much more!

The bedroom has a comfortable, pillow top queen-size bed complete with fluffy European down comforter and pillows to make your sleep luxurious.

The bathroom is outfitted with heated marble floors and custom shower. We also provide plush towels, crisp white linens, hair dryer and a private washer/dryer.?

Well located in the Old Port, La Maison Dumas is a short walk to Montreal's major attractions such as: the Montreal Grand Prix, Montreal Jazz Festival, Montreal Just For Laughs Festival, year round international fireworks displays, free concerts and the Underground City.??

Metro (subway) service or bus service is within a five minute walk. Easy access to La Ronde Amusement Park, Casino de Montreal, Biodome, Science Museum, IMAX Cinema and Mont Royal Park is available. Watersports/recreation are within walking distance. Winter sports and resorts are within a one hour drive.

Keywords: Elegant one bedroom tourist apartment

More Details

Owner
Cherie Gregor
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 14, 2017

About Cherie Gregor

While every subsequent owner of La Maison Dumas has left their impression on the house, extensive renovations by the current owner has allowed her to open the guest apartment to the public in 1997 and resulted in the beautiful building seen today. The proprietor, Cherie Gregor, remains committed to the on-going restoration of La Maison Dumas and the revitalization of Old Montreal.

Cherie Gregor purchased this apartment in 1995

Why Cherie Gregor chose Montreal

Spending your vacation here is a unique opportunity to experience the authentic past of our beautiful city.

What makes this apartment unique

La Maison Dumas is the only single family home remaining in the Old Port of Montreal.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had such a wonderful time in Montreal! We tried to do and see as much as we could in the days we were there. Loved getting to meet both of you! Your home is just beautiful!!!! Just love the way it was decorated and The beauty is in every little detail of the home! It is in the perfect location for visitors to be able to tour around and just run back for a short rest. Thank you so much for sharing your home with us! Would love to come back again soon!!!



Sherlyn and Debbie
Aug 2016
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Amenities

Old Montreal & Quays of the Old Port Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Town
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Designer bathroom w/ heated marble floors
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) Dressed with European down comforter and pillows., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Live in History in the Heart of Old Montreal
average rating of 4.9375 based on 52 reviews
Roanoke, Virginia
5

Fantastic property with a perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved being able to walk to everything in Old Montreal. Metro station is very close, only a couple of blocks. The apartment is so beautiful, with everything you need! The owner is very responsive to any need or question. I would rent this one again ! Montreal is a wonderful, clean, friendly city with so many great restaurants! Our favorite was Garde Manger!

Thank you Cherie for a perfect spot to explore the city!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Toledo, Ohio
5

A true gem

  • 5 of 5

This was, by far, the best VRBO place we have stayed in over 6 years of using the site. The owner thought of everything. The house is historic and a rare chance to see. My husband and I spent a romantic week here for our 10th anniversary, and everything was perfect. Can't recommend enough.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely Lovely.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is so comfortable and beautifully appointment. One block from the old port, on a main street, and only a short walk from anything else you want to see. It was perfect for the two of us.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

WHAT a find! Location location - beautiful inside!

  • 5 of 5

This property is so charming - you feel as if you're in a french country farmhouse inside. All original old stone walls, wooden beams, lovely decor, furniture, beds comfy and all the modern amenities of home right outside your door in the heart of Old Montreal - steps from all of the action! No need to even take the car out once you park. Parking is in the garage about 2 blocks from the home which you must pay for. Metro close. We have nothing but rave reviews about this property and it made our stay that much more enjoyable coming back home to this beautiful place after busy days of exploring old Montreal. Cherie - you have done a marvelous job with the property and you were a pleasure to deal during the booking process, the time in between our visit AND during our stay! If in Old Montreal - this is a memorable place - very picture worthy! Highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Olyphant,Pa.
5

Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

I cannot say enough about this property! It is beautiful, clean, perfectly located, and owned by a very knowledgeable woman named Cherie. Having never been in Montreal, we were apprehensive about being able to safely park our car and spend 5 days sightseeing on foot or by metro in an unfamiliar country. Cherie made everything effortless, and we spent 5 perfect days in her home. We cannot wait to return!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Beautiful accommodations , amazing location, the pics do not do it justice !

  • 5 of 5

I would highly reccommend this charming picturesque apartment !!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Pierre Elliot Trudeau
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
St Paul Street
Nearest Ferry
500 Metres
Old Port
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Place Bonaventure
Nearest Motorway
750 Metres
Hwy 20/Ville Marie
Nearest Restaurant
100 Miles
St Paul Street
Nearest Ski
70 Kilometres
Morin Heights
Nearest Beach
6 Kilometres
Isle Sainte Helene
Car: not necessary

Well located in the Old Port, La Maison Dumas is a short walk to Montreal's major attractions such as: the Montreal Grand Prix, Montreal Jazz Festival, Montreal Just For Laughs Festival, La Ronde Amusement Park, year round international fireworks displays, free concerts and the Underground City.!!

Metro (subway) service or bus service is within a five minute walk. Easy access to La Ronde Amusement Park, Casino de Montreal, Biodome, Science Museum, IMAX Cinema and Mont Royal Park is available. Watersports/recreation are within walking distance. Winter sports and resorts are within a one hour drive.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $141.94
Additional Guest Fee $8.11 per person per night

Rates subject to change without notification.

Rates may very during major events and festivals: Grand Prix Montreal, Jazz Fest Montreal

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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