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Quebec City is the place to be pampered and spoiled! Check out Contributor Maureen Littlejohn’s list of the top luxury spa hotels in Quebec City.
Whether you are visiting Quebec City for business, pleasure, romance, or family adventure, it’s important to set aside a little “me time.” The capital of the province has lots to keep you busy, from wandering the fascinating, cobbled streets inside historic Vieux Quebec to touring incredible galleries and museums.
It’s a pleasure to unwind at one of the top luxury hotels in Quebec City, from boutique and design properties to luxurious spa hotels. At the end of the day, there’s nothing like a massage, a swim, or a Jacuzzi soak to ease out the knots and set your inner dial to relax. We all know, the best trips are about traveling right. Here are some of our favorite luxury spa hotels in Quebec City.
Top Luxury Spa Hotels in Quebec City
Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac
A landmark on the Quebec City skyline, the grand, castle-like Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac hotel has views of the St. Lawrence River and is a 3-minute walk from Cathedral-Basilica of Notre-Dame de Québec. It’s also close to the boutiques and cafés of bustling Quartier Petit Champlain.
A variety of renovated rooms offer traditional or contemporary décor, plus flat-screens, Wi-Fi, and tea and coffeemakers. Upgraded rooms add river views; some have sitting areas. Suites include living rooms, additional bedrooms, and/or marble bathrooms.Breakfast is served in a café with stunning river views. Plus, there’s an upscale restaurant, a wine bar, and a bistro. Moment Spa offers guests a full range of treatments, and there is a fitness center with an indoor pool, whirlpool, and steam bath.
Rates, Reviews, & Reservations: Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac
Littoral – Hotel and Spa
Set in suburban Beauport, the Littoral Hotel & Spa is a modern family-run hotel located 7.2 km from the Vieux-Québec historic walled city. Steps from the Littoral bike path, you can cycle into Old Quebec in 30 minutes.
Featuring classic or contemporary decor, guest rooms provide free Wi-Fi and cable TV, as well as minifridges, microwaves, and coffeemakers. Suites have living areas and private balconies with river and city views. If you wish to cook, opt for an upgraded suite with full kitchen.
The day spa offers a full menu of massages, facials, manicures, pedicures, and body treatments. Plus, there is a 24/7 café and free parking.
Rates, Reviews, & Reservations: For further details, visit Littoral Hotel & Spa.
Auberge Saint-Antoine Relais & Châteaux
Set within three connected stone buildings, this elegant, family-owned Quebec City hotel is one of the top luxury spa hotels in the city. Adjacent to the Musée de la civilisation and just a 6-minute walk to the Quartier Petit Champlain, the Auberge Saint-Antoine Relais & Châteaux is an excellent base for exploring Quebec City and all the fun things to do in the area.
Luxurious rooms come with free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus Bose stereos, Nespresso machines, and minibars. Bathrooms have heated floors and some rooms have balconies and/or river views. Suites add living areas and period details.This is one of the most historic spa hotels in Quebec City, where you can indulge in body and beauty treatments in the Health Club or get energized in LeGYM – with fitness equipment, yoga studio, and Finnish sauna.
Displays of archaeological artifacts found during the construction of the hotel are showcased throughout the property and complimentary archaeological tours are offered. Farm-to-fork cuisine is served in the restaurant, which is housed in a 19th century warehouse.
Rates, Reviews, & Reservations: For further details, visit Auberge Saint-Antoine Relais & Châteaux.
Hôtel Château Laurier
A 10-minute walk from the Plains of Abraham, the refined Hôtel Château Laurier is a 13-minute walk from the Musée Nationale des Beaux-Arts du Québec and a 12-minute walk from the historic Old Quebec district.
Classic rooms feature free Wi-Fi, TVs, and coffeemakers, while rooms with contemporary décor add minifridges. Upgraded rooms come with fireplaces and whirlpool tubs, and suites with panoramic views offer separate living areas and dining tables.
Spa hotels in Quebec City have different offerings and this one includes an indoor saltwater pool, a sauna, and outdoor hot tubs, plus a spa and an exercise room. There’s also an on-site restaurant, a convenience store, and meeting space. Parking is available for a fee.
Rates, Reviews, & Reservations: For further details, visit Hôtel Château Laurier.
Le Bonne Entente
Le Bonne Entente is a Québec City spa hotel situated in the business section of Sainte-Foy. The lush grounds of this four-diamond property include restful gardens and a lovely pond.
Guest rooms have large windows, carpet or hardwood floors, and free Wi-fi. Deluxe and luxury suites or lofts include deep bathtub, minibar, and soft, chic décor. Loft and suite guests have access to the Living Rouge, a VIP lounge that offers deluxe breakfast, afternoon cocktails, and evening bubbly and desserts.
On-site amenities include charging stations for electric vehicles, an outdoor pool and Jacuzzi, Amerispa Health & Beauty Centre, and a number of restaurant options depending on the season. Hotel guests also enjoy exclusive access to La Tempete private golf course.
Rates, Reviews, & Reservations: For more information, visit Le Bonne Entente.
Hotel Château Bellevue
Set in Vieux-Québec, the Hotel Château Bellevue is one of the top luxury spa hotels in Quebec City. This quaint property is part of a grouping of four 400-year-old houses, each with its own history. The location is ideal for exploring and is an 11-minute walk from the artsy Quartier Petit Champlain.
Classic rooms come with flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi. Some upgraded rooms feature exposed brickwork, sitting areas, and/or whirlpool tubs.
The Urban Spa packages include Swedish, Californian, and sports massages, as well as reflexology and kinesiotherapy. Guests also have access to the saltwater indoor pool, sauna, and outdoor hot tubs at nearby sister property Hotel Chateau Laurier.
There’s also an exercise room and complimentary continental breakfast buffet. The property is pet-friendly, and secure parking is available for a fee.
Rates, Reviews, & Reservations: Visit Hotel Château Bellevue for more details.
In the historic walled Vieux-Québec neighborhood, the traditional Hôtel Acadia comprises three 19th century townhouses. The property is a 6-minute walk from the iconic Château Frontenac and a 12-minute walk from the 17th century Citadelle of Québec fortress.
The main hotel is decorated in the style of a middle-class residence of the era. Classic, laid-back rooms offer TVs, coffeemakers, and free Wi-Fi, and many have original features such as beamed ceilings or exposed stone or brick walls. Upgraded rooms have fireplaces and/or whirlpool baths.
In warmer weather, guests can lounge on the sundeck or soak in the rooftop hot tub. Massage rooms are also available for treatments. Parking and full breakfast are included.
Rates, Reviews, & Reservations: For further details, visit Hôtel Acadia.
Hôtel Entourage sur-le-Lac
A modern chalet-style hotel that faces Lake Beauport, the upscale Hôtel Entourage sur-le-Lac is a popular Quebec City luxury spa hotel. Situated 22 km from Quebec City, the property is ideally located just 2 km from Le Relais Ski Resort.
Rooms offer mountain or water views and include flat-screen TVs, microwaves, balconies, pull-out sofas, and tea and coffeemakers. Some also have microwaves and minifridges. Suites add separate bedrooms.
Amenities include a private beach, a hot tub, and a seasonal outdoor pool with poolside snacks. There is also a well-equipped gym. A restaurant with a three-season terrace serves breakfast and other meals, and room service is available.
Rates, Reviews, & Reservations: For more information, visit Hôtel Entourage sur-le-Lac.
Hôtel Universel Québec Sainte-Foy
On a commercial strip alongside the Université Laval campus, this modern hotel is 7 km from the Vieux-Québec historic district, 2.5 km from Highway 73, and 4.1 km from the businesses of Parc Industriel Jean-Talon.
The spacious, airy rooms at the Hôtel Universel Québec Sainte-Foy offer sleek, elegant décor and provide free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, as well as minifridges and coffeemakers. Upgraded rooms have whirlpool baths and/or private balconies, and room service is available.
To relax, head to the inner atrium with tropical gardens, a Nordic-style spa, and a lagoon-style pool with waterfall. There’s also a casual pub, a pizzeria, and a fitness centre. Meeting space accommodates 350 and parking is free.
Rates, Reviews, & Reservations: For more details, visit Hôtel Universel Québec Sainte-Foy.
Contributor Maureen Littlejohn is a Toronto-based travel writer and editor whose curiosity about food, culture, and creativity has fueled adventures in four corners of the world.