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“Great stay, friendly staff” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel ALT Quebec
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1200 Avenue Germain des Pres - Ste-Foy, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 3M7, Canada (Formerly Germain des Prés)   |  
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Ranked #35 of 104 Hotels in Quebec City
Certificate of Excellence
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3 reviews
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“Great stay, friendly staff”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Originally booked because we were planning to travel with our dog but at the last minute found a sitter. The hotel was a bit further away from the historic sights than we would have liked (hence the 4 not 5 star rating) but still conveniently located near bus routes. More than anything, the staff were super friendly and the rooms was very stylish and well maintained. Great visit. Would definitely stay again!

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

A very friendly staff. Clean and crisp. Well connected to the public transport system to go to the old city. Easy commute. Breakfast is very good though a bit on the costly side. Virtually across the street from a prestigious mall. Reasonably convenient parking arrangement.
There are plenty of restaurants within walking range. Overall it was a pleasant stay. Toiletries were good but not wasteful.
The concierge helped us to plan our trip with proper maps and identifying places of interest. They were very helpful and friendly and most of them speaks English.
We loved the trip.

Room Tip: we requested a room with outer view and they did the rest.We were in the sixth floor and had a decen...
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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40 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

As usual a great stay, the bed is very comfortable, the pillows are wonderfully fluffy, well located and easy to travel and commute to various locations in and around Quebec City.

As usual the staff is friendly and if you are a repeat guest checking in and out is a breeze.

Room Tip: The Bistango restaurant is great and offers a special for hotel guests.
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Ocala, Florida
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27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

This hotel was very tastefully renovated. Quiet environment. Very pleasant staff. We were there for one evening after being at Monte St Anne for the World Cup mountain bike races. Close enough to the Old City area by a short drive. It was a well decorated room, nice bedding with the best sheets and pillows, elegant bathroom with make up mirror, little refrigerator, Bose radio. Only could be improved by adding an Ipod dock and a little microwave. No AC noise; thermostatically controlled. Would definitely choose to return. Best value for price, location and amenities.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Stayed there for 3 nights to attend a conference at Laval University, which is at a convenient walking distance (through huge shopping malls if you prefer!). Friendly staff with a smile, always ready to help with any question or concern. For example, they lent me an ambrella in my last day of stay because of the rain (obviously!). I also tried dinner at the hotel's restaurant "Le Bistango", which was not bad, but a bit pricey (even with a 20% discount that you get if you are staying at the hotel). The reason why I am not giving 5 stars is because in one day I left my room at around 3:15 pm in the afternoon (I was working all morning on my presentation) with a sign to make the room on the door; however, when coming back in the evening I found the room was not made up. I guess may be it was too late, but, I remember seeing the housekeepers on the same floor near the elevator when leaving my room, and obviously they saw me (we even say "bon jour"!).
Will I stay here again? Yes, if I visit Laval University again.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Zurich, Switzerland
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20 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

LOCATION about 7km from downtown, many malls nearby, easy access from highways. There's a starbucks next door. Public transport will take you downtown in half an hour, the bus stop is just half a block from the hotel.

ROOMS are new, stylish, well appointed and clean. The standard rooms, called concept rooms, are unfortunately pretty small. The so-called design plus rooms offer quite a bit more space, but, paradoxically, don't look as nice as the standard rooms. But that is in the eye of the beholder anyhow. Unfortunately there are no rooms with two beds, so it becomes a bit expensive for a family.

FRONT DESK staff are friendly, quick and helpful.

ROOM SERVICE brought us a decent meal, no complaints at all.

CONCLUSION if you don't want/need to be downtown, this place is highly recommended.

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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Laval, Canada
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34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Really love the place, Quiet, new hotel, staff very friendly. Close to many malls on Boul. Laurier. We brought our food in the room, with 2 young kids, to enjoy the room and relax with them. A place to discover ! Very small parking lot if you are driving....thanks again

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 1200 Avenue Germain des Pres - Ste-Foy, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 3M7, Canada (Formerly Germain des Prés)
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Location: Canada > Quebec > Quebec City
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
#17 Business Hotel in Quebec City
#35 Romantic Hotel in Quebec City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel ALT Quebec 3*
Number of rooms: 126
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Being ALTernative means moving in new directionsALT is the balance between modernity, a dynamic and colourful ambience, comfort, and well-thought out location.At ALT, eco-responsability means doing away with room service, valets and doormen: ALT focuses on your needs, on the essential things that bring added value to your stay.Our "service light" approach allows us to offer guests a unique rate: the same price, every day, all year round!When you choose ALT, you are opting for a hotel with centralized free WiFi access and much more!The ALT Hotel banner belongs to Groupe Germain Hospitality, a Canadian family owned company, pioneer of the Hotel-boutique concept, with its headquarters in Quebec City ... more   less 
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