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.

“This hotel is extremely cold”
3 of 5 bubbles Review of Hotel de Glace - CLOSED

Hotel de Glace
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Chill out at the Hotel de Glace, the only ice hotel in North America, open January to March. It's made entirely of ice and snow. Explore the architectural marvel and its many rooms: Great Hall, chapel, ice slide and Ice Bar.
globeseeker007
Level Contributor
1,099 reviews
633 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,142 helpful votes
“This hotel is extremely cold”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2011

Most of the people who come to this hotel do not stay here. They pay their fee and tour the place like we did. It's quite impressive visiting a hotel carved out of ice. I forget how many rooms the hotel has but there are more than I expected. The people who carved figures out of ice are to be commended. However, I don't see how anyone could spend an enjoyable night here because the place is really cold, not only that but uncomfortably cold. There's a bar where one can have a beer or some other drink but we were deterred because of the cold. My recommendation is to visit this hotel but not to stay here for the night.

Helpful?
10 Thank globeseeker007
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

525 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    343
    147
    26
    7
    2
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Czech first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first

Travelers who viewed Hotel de Glace also viewed

 

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing