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Plateau Mont-Royal

Address: Montreal, QC H2J 1N9, Canada, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Ranked #22 of 213 Attractions in Montreal
Type: Neighborhoods, Other
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Type: Neighborhoods, Other
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
New York City, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

My wife and I climbed up this"Mountain". In reality a very bih "HILL". I'm afraid of heights but wanted to explore. My wife loved it, but next time I'm sticking to the trails.

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Melbourne
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60 reviews 60 reviews
27 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We were lucky enough to experience the annual Christmas Torchlit Parade when we visited Montreal. One of the highlights of the city for us. The evening started with a gathering of artist and performers in Parc Compagnons-de-St.Laurent. Kids running around excited in anticipation, a temporary Sugar Shack on hand to contribute to the sugar hits, the aroma of mulled wine... More 

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Montreal, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

This is a great area to experience the local urban flavor of Montreal with boutique shops that offer a range of retail and small eateries. See others comments on the "hipster" aspect of the neighborhood). The quality varies across the diversity. Shop staff seems friendly speaking French or English and whatever the weather, you can enjoy a stroll here. (See... More 

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Georgetown, Texas
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59 reviews 59 reviews
33 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

This is a beautiful and peaceful safe place to walk, run, bike. Can go for just a few minutes or hours. People even walk thru it too and from work evidently. We went to top. It is very safe. Impressed with the nature and cleanliness of it. The city of Montreal was amazing. I do not like cities - but... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Plateau Mont-Royal is the hip place in Montreal. It has 4 streets that I really like : St-Denis, St-Laurent, Mont-Royal, and Laurier. All of these streets are filled with Cafés, Pubs, Restaurants, boutiques, etc. It also has three wonderful parks : Parc Laurier, Parc Lafontaine, and Parc Jeanne-Mance.

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Montreal, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

great shops, good restaurants, beautiful parks. The plateau has lots of unique shopping, great cafes and lots of outdoor space, also has some of the best views of Montreal.

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Newmarket, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

disliked the walk up liked the walk down the hike isn't as bad as it sounds. A few stairs and we were up

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This was my favourite part of Montreal when I visited in 2013. My friend and I, living in Ontario at the time, had been feeling somewhat lost in all the French that characterizes Montreal, but kinds of forgot all about that while strolling around in this part of the city. Here you can find bars, restaurants, cafés and quaint shops.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

If you're going to pick one other neighborhood to visit in Montreal, besides Old Montreal, this is it. Streets lined with beautiful houses. Delicious weekend brunch spots like Lawrence and Fabergé. Great bars and fun night spots. The Plateau is where you go for a good time. No matter what your definition of a "good time" is.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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132 reviews 132 reviews
48 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Plateu Mont Royal is a big neighborhood. We enjoyed riding through it with the Hop on Hop Off tour bus and the next day we got off and walked for an hour to indulge in the sights and sounds of the streets surrounding the area. The cafes and the houses are beautiful and the streets are very clean. Our walk... More 

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