We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 147 Montreal B&Bs / inns

Boulanger Bassin

4293 Rue de Brebeuf, Montreal, Quebec H2J 3K6, Canada
Hotel amenities
  • Overview
  • Reviews (87)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Photos (34)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (4)
  • Location
  • More
Boulanger Bassin
Ranked #27 of 147 Montreal B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Montreal
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

87 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    62
    18
    2
    0
    5
See reviews for
11
44
7
7
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (4)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights at the start of our holiday in Canada. Ken was a fabulous host, full of helpful advice and very welcoming. We enjoyed the best breakfasts we have had during our trip- delicious food and Interesting conversation about many topics. Rooms are comfortable, clean and no frills. A great place. Ken's fruit cake is a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Toronto
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just spent an amazing weekend in Montreal and not only because we love the city, but also, because Ken, made our stay so perfect. He is so welcoming, makes you feel at home. He makes the most delicious and filling breakfasts we have ever had in b&Bs, and his home-made pastries are out of this world! He also... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Denver, Colorado, USA
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your idea of a B&B is a quaint, cutesy, countryfied inn with a standard breakfast, then you'll be in for a surprise when you arrive at this very unique property in the Plateau-Mont-Royal neighborhood of Montreal. Innkeeper Ken is attentive, and his knowledge and enthusiasm made him a wonderful host on our first visit to French Canada. He's clear... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We enjoyed our stay here, but I can understand why some visitors were so dismayed. If you like quirkiness and a friendly, personal touch and understand that this is more along the lines of a hippified rooming house or hostel with private rooms than a hotel, you will probably really like it. Ken is very welcoming and helpful, breakfasts are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

My husband and I stayed with Ken for our honeymoon in 2003. We were young and wanted to be in a low-key place where we could spend our time exploring Montreal. We had a wonderful time staying with Ken. He provided us with maps, advice, and even made reservations for us. Our second trip to Boulanger Bassin was this last... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We stayed at the Boulanger Bassin for five nights in May and are still talking about it. Ken helped us feel at home, advised us on the sights to see when it started raining, and made us delicious breakfasts every morning. We stayed in the sunshine loft, which was fun (love the trapdoor) and private. The Plateau location is lovely,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Let me say this shortly: if you like to get ripped in overpriced hotels, unpersonal B&B's, basic breakfast and don't have a host who can tell you the ins and outs of beautiful Montreal .. then don't go to Uncle Ken's Boulanger Bassin :-) .. Me and my girlfriend had a very very very pleasant stay at Ken's B&B. Good... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Ottawa, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

We stayed for two nights at the Boulanger Bassin on a last minute trip to Montreal, and it proved to be an excellent decision. Ken was there to greet us when we arrived and gave us lots of helpful advice on local restaurants and nearby sights. We stayed in the sunshine room which was light and airy, and ticked the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We stayed three nights at Boulanger Bassin, and I totally agree with an earlier reviewer who said this was "like staying with your cool uncle". Ken helped make us feel like we were in our home away from home. He welcomed us warmly on arrival and helped us with our bags (no mean feat given we were staying in the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Winnipeg, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I stayed 8 days at the Boulanger Bassin. Not only was the location perfect, the room was very quiet and comfy. The breakfasts were amazing. They were very substantial, beautifully presented, and delicious. Ken went more than the extra mile helping other guests and myself with directions for driving, Metro, bus and/or walking. He had lots of restaurant and site... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Boulanger Bassin, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Been to Boulanger Bassin? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Boulanger Bassin

Address: 4293 Rue de Brebeuf, Montreal, Quebec H2J 3K6, Canada
Location: Canada > Quebec > Montreal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

34 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (11)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (24)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Other (6)

Amenities

Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
I do not wish to renew and have advised your business office more then a month ago so please get your act together., ... more   less 

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer

    Bookmark for later
    Save Saved
    You added Boulanger Bassin to your Saves list