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Impressive, yet failed to impress!

My wife and I were up in Montreal for a few days this past winter. Initially I had thought it would... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2013
ShababSaad
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Ellicott City, Maryland
It wasnt what I had expected

We visited the Snow Village on it's opening night. It was super cool and the art is very impressive... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2013
Cathy W
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Beaconsfield, Canada
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May 5, 2013
“An experience not worth experiencing!”
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130 ch. Tour-de-l'Isle, Parc Jean Drapeau, Montreal, Quebec H3C 4G8, Canada
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Reviewed February 1, 2014

My husband and I booked a meal for the snow village for us and our 2 children, and when we arrives, they had completely forgot about us! They said it would be another 2 hours before we will get a table because they said they...More

Date of experience: November 2013
21  Thank Tyalla W
Reviewed May 5, 2013 via mobile

My fiancé and I went to the snow village restaurant, and it was the first time in my life where in the set menu every course was worse than the one before. It took us 15 mins to walk from the car to the restaurant...More

Date of experience: December 2012
10  Thank FadlAlla
Reviewed March 26, 2013

My wife and I were up in Montreal for a few days this past winter. Initially I had thought it would be something similar to what they showed in the Pierce Bronson, 007 movies. Alas, it was anything but so. Still, I found what they...More

Date of experience: February 2013
10  Thank ShababSaad
Reviewed March 20, 2013

Although I know it is out of the control of the adminstrators that the weather got too warm and the Ice hotel was not safe to stay in, I did not appreciate that they waited to tell me that when I arrived on the island...More

Date of experience: March 2013
2  Thank Endus3
Reviewed March 17, 2013

We visited the Snow Village on it's opening night. It was super cool and the art is very impressive but there is not much to do there. I thought there were giong to be fun activities. There is a bar, a restaurant, hotel rooms and...More

Date of experience: January 2013
1  Thank Cathy W
Reviewed March 15, 2013

Such a unique experience that is easily accessible by the Metro Jean-Drapeau and then a short walk to get to the actual site location. Be sure to dress warm since you are outdoors and if you want to see the fireworks go on a Saturday...More

Date of experience: March 2013
2  Thank Where_to_travel_next
Reviewed March 12, 2013

Didn't know about this until our B&B host mentioned it. We enjoyed walking through the park to get to the Ice Hotel which was interesting to see. Good thing they had a bar with hot chocolate and liqueur...It was cold!

Date of experience: March 2013
2  Thank LateTraveler_05
Reviewed March 8, 2013 via mobile

Staying at the hotel was a neat experience, but not something that needs to be done more than once. The snow village itself didn't have much to do besides looking at all the rooms, reserving a meal at the restaurant, listening to outdoor music, hanging...More

1  Thank Scrumble
Reviewed March 4, 2013

We first learned about ice hotels from a gorgeous Nat Geo documentary; then we learned of Rami Kurtakko and team's work in Montreal. We were vary excited to see Snow Village (tho we chose for financial reasons not to spend the night). We arrived on...More

Date of experience: March 2013
4  Thank jleonyc
Reviewed February 27, 2013

If you want to see something different and unique visit the Snow Village, Ice Hotel. The Igloo bedrooms fun to visit. The bedrooms were awsome with different themes. The carvings on the walls and ice sculptures were also amazing too see. The restaurant was really...More

Date of experience: February 2013
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