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BEST WESTERN PLUS Montreal Downtown-Hotel Europa

1240 Drummond Street, Montreal, QC H3G 1V7
Phone: 514/866-6492   |   Fax: 514/861-4089   |   196 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 4:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

On the hunt for a downtown Montreal hotel near Bell Centre? This welcoming Montreal hotel combines convenience with location and the best in customer service.

As a downtown Montreal hotel near clubs, fine dining and great shopping, guests are in the city center. As a reasonably priced hotel in Montreal, there’s no reason to overspend for a great getaway. Enjoy affordable rates, friendly staff that doubles as local ambassadors, and peaceful, quiet rooms even with the buzz of the city right outside.

Downtown Montreal hotels near St. Catherine St. are in high demand and offer tourists the best experience of the city. Located next to major attractions, many guests choose to walk and explore the neighborhood first hand. Head to a Grand Prix or Formula 1 event, just minutes from Montreal downtown hotels. The annual Jazz Festival is a major draw, and the Osheaga Festival gives travelers a glimpse into the “real” Montreal.

Events at nearby McGill University bring guests to this Montreal hotel year-round. Plus, the Montreal Canadians is a beloved local hockey team, and no trip to this part of Quebec is complete without taking in a game. Business travelers with the Canadian National Railway Company and other local organizations find it easy to mix business with pleasure when staying at this property.

Whether it’s a meeting with Bell Canada or an event at the Loyola Campus, this Montreal hotel is located in the heart of the city and is a perfect choice for nightlife and shopping. Also near Crescent Street and the Metro station, getting around the city has never been this easy.

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Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Restaurant on-site
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff, English, French, Italian, Arabic, Spanish, Creole
  • Bar/cocktail lounge, 1
  • Foreign currency exchange, US & Euro
  • Safe deposit box
  • Baggage hold
  • Elevator
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Express check out
  • Late check out, nominal fee may apply
  • Banquet facilities
  • Meeting facilities
  • Fax services
  • Courier
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Catering
  • Complimentary exercise facility, 24 hours
  • Mail services, pick up mail only at 8:30 am and 5:00 pm
  • Universal gym
  • Interior corridor
  • Barber/beauty shop, Chez George, open Tuesday to Saturday
  • Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Dry cleaning
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Printer available
  • Computer available
  • Business center, open 24 hours, no charge
  • Copy services
  • Conference facilities
  • Ballroom
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift shop or newstand
  • Higher rates may apply for hoilidays/special events
  • Motor coach parking self parking onsite. Public parking is available across the street from the hotel.
  • E-mail services

BEST WESTERN PLUS Montreal Downtown-Hotel Europa

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Conveniently located, the best western plus montreal downtown-hotel europa in Montreal, Quebec is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 45.498155  /  Latitude: -73.573265

 

Driving Directions to Hotel

 

From: Quebec east. Take Route 1, Metropolitan 40 West to 15 South to Autoroute Ville Marie, Exit on Guy, go right on Rene-Levesque and left on Drummond. From Route 2, take 20 West to Champlain Bridge Autoroute Bonaventure, turn left on Rene-Levesque and right on Drummond to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Montreal Downtown-Hotel Europa.

From: Ontario/Ottawa north. Take 417 East to Metropolitan, take 40 East to Decarie, 15 South, go to Autoroute Villa Marie, exit on Guy. Turn right on Rene-Levesque and left on Drummond to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Montreal Downtown-Hotel Europa.

From: Ontario/Toronto west. Take Transcanadienne Highway 401 East720 East. Exit off Guy. Turn right on Rene-Levesque and left on Drummond to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Montreal Downtown-Hotel Europa.

From: USA 87 South/Plattsburg. Take 87 North to the border, then take 15 North to Champlain Bridge. Take Autoroute Bonaventure, turn left on Rene-Levesque, turn right on Drummond to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Montreal Downtown-Hotel Europa.

From: USA 89 South/Vermont-Burl Take 89 North to border, go all the way to Champlain Bridge. Take Autoroute Bonaventure, turn left on Rene-Levesque, turn right on Drummond to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Montreal Downtown-Hotel Europa.

From: The airport. Take QC-520 to the Montreal-Toronto Boulevard Exit. Turn right on Montreal-Toronto Boulevard to Traffic Circle. From Traffic Circle proceed to Bouchard Boulevard. Take QC-20 to Exit 2-Rue de la Montagne. Turn right on De la Gauchetiere O. Turn left on Rue Drummond to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Montreal Downtown-Hotel Europa.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Montreal Downtown-Hotel Europa

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Bleu Lavande

The largest lavender farm in Canada – and the second largest in North America – Bleu Lavande is located in Fitch Bay, just over an hour and a half from Montreal, Quebec. The farm invites visitors to wander through fields of over 100,000 flowering lavender plants.

The fields make an ideal spot for a quaint picnic and guided tours through the farm and distillery are available in French and English – as are multimedia presentations on the history and farming of lavender. A large line of true lavender-inspired products is available in the Bleu Lavande Boutique on the farm.

Cap-Saint-Jacques Nature Park's Ecological Farm

Part of the city’s largest park, the Cap-Saint-Jacques Nature Park's Ecological Farm is located at the meeting of the Lake of Two Mountains and the Rivière des Prairies, in Montreal, Quebec. The farm is open year round and is home to a wide variety of animals such as rabbits, geese, ducks, cows, horses, goats, and donkeys.

Tours and educational programs, as well as tractor rides and pony rides, are available to visitors of all ages. Families with young children will enjoy up-close interactions, while the farm’s fields boast plenty of ideal spots for picnics with family and friends. Pay a visit to the General Store to take home organic vegetables grown on the farm, such as tomatoes, cumbers, and watermelons.

Centre de la nature

The Centre de la nature is a wonderful recreational area near Laval, minutes from downtown Montreal. Stroll along the walking paths or slip into your roller blades for a great workout. For fun on the water, bring a canoe or kayak and paddle around the lake.

The beautiful gardens are a great place to unwind. Winter-time fun includes cross-country skiing and ice skating. Ice skate and cross-country skis are available for rentals. Kids love playing on the playground and practicing their best skateboard moves. While exploring Quebec, check into a comfortable Best Western guest room, for a peaceful night's rest.

CentreBell

The CentreBell, formally the Molson Centre, is a multi-purpose event facility located in downtown Montreal. Built in 1996, the Centre replaced the Montreal Forum, built in 1924. The Centre hosts major concerts, family shows, and corporate functions and seats more than 21,000 people.

The CentreBell is home to the Montreal Canadiens hockey team, attracting more than 1 million fans to hockey games each year. While at the Centre, visit the 10,000 sq ft Montreal Canadiens Hall of Fame. Stroll through to see rare artifacts, exhibits and the replica of a 1950s train car. Make the most of your visit, as a guest of Best Western hotels and rest comfortably in Quebec.

Cosmodome Space Science Centre

The Cosmodome Space Science Centre, located west of Montreal, showcases wonderful displays in the museum and offers space camp for children interested in learning about space. The Centre is one of five science centres of its kind in the world. Schedule plenty of time to tour the museum's 60 interactive terminals and have fun "walking" on the moon.

The exact replica of the Space Shuttle Endeavor is one of the highlights of centre. The theater features presentations, as well as instructional films for local schools. The space camp remains one of the best in the world since its inception in 1994. Kids love conducting space science experiments, studying space and spending the night in the space bunks. During your travels in Quebec, rest comfortably as a guest of Best Western hotels.

Jacques Cartier Bridge

The Jacques Cartier Bridge spans five lanes over the St. Lawrence River between Longueuil and Montreal. In 1930, the bridge opened with three lanes of traffic and was named "Harbour Bridge". In 1934, the bridge was renamed to honor Jacques Cartier, for his discovery of Canada in 1534. Fourth and fifth lanes opened in 1956 and 1959.

Visit the public square below the bridge at the intersection of De Lorimier and St Catherine streets, to see the commemorative plaque in honor of the bridge's 75th Anniversary.

The bridge has become the second busiest bridge in Quebec with 35.4 million vehicles crossing it each year. While at the 11,236 foot bridge, see if you can find the cornerstone that was laid in 1926. The cornerstone, the beginning piece of construction, is accompanied by a time capsule containing coins, photographs, city plans, newspapers, annual reports and other items. Make the most or your time in Montreal, by becoming a guest of Best Western hotels and enjoy excellent guest services.

Mary, Queen of the World Cathedral

Mary, Queen of the World Cathedral, located in downtown Montreal, is Quebec's third largest church. The Cathedral is the Montreal seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese. The connected main buildings for the Archdiocese are the prominent buildings on Dorchester Square. This National Historic Site of Canada resembles the Saint Peter's Basilica in Rome and was consecrated in 1894, as the Saint James Cathedral.

Pope Benedict XV made the Cathedral a minor basilica in 1919. In 1955, Pope Pius XII rededicated it to be named Mary, Queen of the World. Be sure to visit the cathedral while touring Montreal. Check into a comfortable Montreal Best Western hotel guest room, to enjoy excellent guest services.

Montreal Botanical Garden

Visitors in the Southern region of Quebec have plenty of options for fun in Montreal, "Canada's Cultural Capital". One of the city's must-visit attractions is the Montreal Botanical Garden. This wonderful garden encompasses 190 acres of land, adjacent to the Olympic park, north of downtown Montreal. It remains one of the largest botanical gardens in the world.

Visit this incredible garden to view its 22,000 plants and cultivars in the thirty gardens and ten exhibition greenhouses. Enjoy strolling through the Aquatic Garden, Rose Garden, Alpine Garden, Youth Gardens, Peace Garden, the Arboretum and the Courtyard of the Senses. Schedule plenty of time to see it all. After a fun day exploring the garden, kick up your feet in a comfortable Best Western guest room for a peaceful night's rest.

Montréal High Lights Festival

The Montreal High Lights Festival is a festive atmosphere with fireworks, delicious food and festive events around Montreal. Each winter during the festival, Quebec visitors enjoy the outdoor ice slide, ice skating, fireworks and live musical performances.

Bring your appetite to taste creations made by local chefs from some of the city's finest restaurants, during the "Finest Tables" event. One of the festival highlights is the "Montreal All Nighter" - a night full of cultural events ending with a free breakfast at 4am. Enjoy a quiet night's rest in a local Best Western hotel room, while attending this fun festival.

Nid'Otruche

Drawing over 50,000 visitors each year, Nid’Otruche is a farm tour destination in Saint-Eustache, a suburb of Montreal, Quebec, at the foot of the Lower Laurentian Mountains. The farm offers several types of guided tours, from family walks to tractor rides, throughout the homes of over 200 ostriches.

Kids will love live, interactive animal-themed performances, while adults and seniors can enjoy an exotic menu of ostrich-related cuisine at the farm’s café. The farm’s gift shop allows visitors to take home ostrich products, such as decorative eggs and feathers, as well as oils and soaps produced Jovette and Stephanie Charbonneau.

Notre-Dame Basilica

Travelers in the of Montreal area wanting to connect with the history of the city, need to include a visit to the historic district. Included in the district is the breathtaking Notre-Dame Basilica. The site of the basilica dates back to 1672 when the Church of Notre-Dame was first built. By the early 1800s, a new building needed to be built to accommodate the congregation. Construction of the basilica took nineteen years. This incredible church was built with some of the finest Gothic Revival architecture in the world.

From the bright colors in the sanctuary to the wooden carvings and beautiful stained glass windows, the resulting building is amazing. Upon arriving at the basilica, enjoy the twenty-minute guided tour to learn more about this magnificent building. If time allows, reserve a spot on the ninety-minute guided, Grand Tour of Notre-Dame Basilica, for a behind-the scenes view of the private areas in the basilica. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the Casavant Freres pipe organ. While in Quebec, rest easy with Best Western hotels.

Olympic Stadium

The Olympic Stadium, located in Montreal, was built for the 1976 Summer Olympics. The stadium has a capacity for over 66,000 people and is Quebec's largest capacity stadium. Thousands of concerts, trade shows and large-scale special events have been hosted at the stadium throughout the years, welcoming more than 100 million visitors to Montreal.

The stadium served as the host to the Grey Cup six times, was home for the National League Montreal Expos from 1977 through 2003 and for the NASL's Montreal Manic soccer team from 1981 - 1983. Special events held at the stadium include RV Shows, CFL Eastern finals, Supermotorcross, FIFA U-20 World Cup games and Monster Spectacular. Stay close to the downtown Montreal, as a guest of Best Western hotels.

Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal

Take your time exploring the Southern Region of Quebec, to visit the many attractions and museums in Montreal. The St. Joseph’s Oratory of Mount Royal, located southwest of downtown Montreal, is one of the must-see attractions of the city. This Roman Catholic minor basilica was initially built in 1904 by Saint Andre Bessette, as a small chapel near the Notre Dame College. The chapel was expanded throughout the years until the basilica was completed in 1967.

Enjoy a guided tour of this beautiful National Historic Site, to see the incredible dome, the world's third-largest of its kind. The half-day Music and Spirituality Tour remains one of the more popular tours, for those with an appreciation of religious music. Stay close to the many city attractions in a nearby Best Western hotel, to enjoy comfortable accommodations and excellent guest services.

Vignoble Domaine Bresee

At the foot of the Sutton mountain range, Vignoble Domaine Bresee is a vineyard, winery, and beef farm located an hour and a half southeast of Montreal, Quebec. As a an official stop on the annual Route des Vins, the winery invites visitors to sample a wide variety of offerings, including Bressoc, Rosé Nessa, and Plaisir.

Guided tours through the vineyard, along with ample picnic areas, make the Vignoble Domaine Bresee a popular agritourism destination. In addition to the long wine list, a variety of pasture-raised beef cuts and sausages are available at the farm’s boutique.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.01 kilometer(s) from Bell Centre
  • 0.01 kilometer(s) from The Club District
  • 0.01 kilometer(s) from Montreal Fine Arts Museum
  • 0.05 kilometer(s) from Sainte Catherine Street
  • 1.50 kilometer(s) from Convention Center
  • 1.50 kilometer(s) from Alouettes Football
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from Notre Dame Cathedral
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from Old Montreal
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from St. Joseph's Oratory
  • 4.00 kilometer(s) from The Old Port
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from Biodome
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from Olympic Stadium
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from Grand Prix de Montreal
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from Indy Cart
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from Rogers Cup International Women's Tennis
  • 6.00 kilometer(s) from Casino Montreal
  • 0.01 kilometer(s) from Underground City
  • 0.01 kilometer(s) from Eaton Center, variety of brand stores: Levis, Old Navy, Foot Lockers, United Colors of Benetton, Gap, Aldo
  • 0.01 kilometer(s) from Court Mont-Royal, fashion designers: Harry Rosen, Club Monaco
  • 0.01 kilometer(s) from Ogilvy, fashion clothing and cosmetics: Chanel, Louis Vitton, Mac
  • 0.02 kilometer(s) from Montreal Trust, variety of stores

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 204 kilometer(s) from Ottawa
  • 257 kilometer(s) from Quebec
  • 508 kilometer(s) from Boston
  • 554 kilometer(s) from Toronto
  • 615 kilometer(s) from New York
  • 0.25 kilometer(s) from CGI
  • 0.25 kilometer(s) from FIDO
  • 0.25 kilometer(s) from IBM
  • 0.25 kilometer(s) from Lasik Vision
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from CIBC
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Cossette Communications
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Deloitte Touche
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Ernst Young
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Readers Digest
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Sherbrooke Street, Business District
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Stikeman Elliott
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Sunlife Canada
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from IATA
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Square Victoria, Business District
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Sprint Canada
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Concordia University
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from McGill University

Nearby Restaurants

  • Chez Cora, on premises, bar/lounge, American, open for: breakfast, lunch
  • Serge Henri Resto Pub, on premises, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • Adjacent to Medusa, bar/lounge, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.05 kilometer(s) from 1221 Steakhouse, bar/lounge, Steak House, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.10 kilometer(s) from Hurleys Irish Pub, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.20 kilometer(s) from Dunn's, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.20 kilometer(s) from Europea, bar/lounge, French, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.20 kilometer(s) from Hard Rock Cafe, bar/lounge, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 0.20 kilometer(s) from Newtown, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Ruben's, bar/lounge, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner

BEST WESTERN PLUS Montreal Downtown-Hotel Europa

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Montreal. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

October 2014

October 16, 2014 - April 9, 2015
2014 Montreal Canadiens Hockey

Catch the ice-shredding action provided by the Montreal Canadiens playing 41 home games at the Bell Centre. Game start times vary.

November 2014

November 22, 2014
2014 The Santa Claus Parade

An outstanding Christmas festival featuring a parade, theatre, singing, dancing, and so much more at Rue Sainte-Catherine in Montréal. The parade start time is TBA.

November 2014

November 12-23, 2014
2014 Montréal International Documentary Festival

For over ten days, Montreal becomes the screening destination for over 100 documentary films, spread across seven different theatres. The screening times vary.
 

December 2014

December 5-14, 2014
2014 Botanical Garden Christmas Fair

Visit the Montreal Botanical Garden and get some Christmas shopping done, perusing over 20 exhibitors offering plant creations, food items, and so much more. The garden opens at 9 a.m.

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