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Four Seasons Hotel Montreal Review

Four Seasons Hotel Montreal Review

Christopher Parr | Pursuitist
Four Seasons Hotel Montreal Review

Embracing Luxury in the Heart of the City, A Pursuitist Review of Four Seasons Hotel Montreal.

Stepping into the heart of the bustling Golden Square Mile, your gaze will inevitably be drawn to the architectural marvel that is the Four Seasons Hotel Montreal. This palatial sanctuary, swathed in a rich palette of black and gold, is the epitome of sophisticated  luxury. Its modern design, coupled with an unrivalled location and dynamic experiences, is a testament to the hotel’s commitment to providing a seamlessly indulgent stay. For the discerning traveller, whether a business visitor, a family, or a pet owner, the Four Seasons Hotel Montreal serves as the perfect hub to explore and experience the vibrant tapestry of life in this exciting city.

Go inside this lux property and read our review of the newest Four Seasons hotel that debuted in Montreal in 2019. Home to 169 exquisite guest rooms, 19 lavish suites, and 18 private residences under the Four Seasons banner, this Montreal jewel is an embodiment of intelligent design married with sensuality. It’s a captivating venue where guests are ushered on an enchanting voyage of discovery and are stimulated by thought-provoking social connections.

The moment you cross the threshold of the Four Seasons Hotel Montreal, you’re swept into an immersive visual spectacle. Conceived collaboratively by Paris-based design maestros Gilles & Boissier and Montreal’s own architect and designer Philip Hazan, the hotel lobby is an exquisitely crafted space. It boasts pristine white marble that gleams under the light, offset by gold elevators that add a touch of grandeur. Adding a soft contrast to these elements are walls swathed in tactile pink and grey velvet. The entirety creates an immediate sense of arrival that sets the tone for the unrivaled luxury experience to come.

A Sanctuary of Luxury

Immerse yourself in an oasis where the minimalist design is interwoven with a glowing aura, delicately painted with soft tones of copper and rose. Each room and suite at the Four Seasons Hotel Montreal is a meticulously crafted retreat promising both serenity and aesthetic pleasure. Majestic floor-to-ceiling windows frame a panoramic masterpiece of Montreal’s dynamic cityscape, while distinct living and dining areas in select suites offer an added layer of lavish comfort.

Four Seasons Hotel Montreal Review

Four Seasons Hotel Montreal Review

Lose yourself in the residential ambiance that strikes an exquisite balance between the opulence of a world-class hotel and the comfort of home. From the splendidly spacious closets, tastefully illuminated and appointed with expertly designed drawers, to the abundant space for your luggage, the Four Seasons ensures an atmosphere of elegant simplicity.

Gastronomic Wonders

The hotel’s culinary landscape promises an epicurean journey that will delight your senses. Under the skilled guidance of celebrity chef Marcus Samuellsson, the renowned Marcus Restaurant + Terrace is a sanctuary for connoisseurs of contemporary cuisine, with a particular fondness for the ocean’s bounty. Experience an exclusive dining journey curated by a private chef on their brasserie-style terrace, a place where culinary expertise and al fresco dining come together in perfect harmony. As the evening deepens, retire to the sophisticated Marcus Lounge + Bar to raise a glass of handpicked wine or effervescent champagne, the city’s twinkling lights reflected in each bubble.

Four Seasons Hotel Montreal Review

Four Seasons Hotel Montreal Review

Moreover, the hotel’s inspired 24-hour in-room dining service ensures that no matter the hour, a delicious meal is always just a call away. With a swift 15-minute menu for guests on the go and a dedicated plant-based selection, even the most diverse dietary preferences are catered for with flair.

The Realm of Serenity

A review of the Four Seasons Hotel Montreal must always include the wonderful spa and recreational areas. Nestled on the rooftop, the hotel’s prized gem – an indoor pool – invites guests to surrender to tranquility amid the city’s bustle. Drift against a gentle current or lounge on a poolside daybed, immersing yourself in the harmonious rhythm of leisure.

As you journey further into relaxation, the exclusive Guerlain Spa awaits to transport you into a world of rejuvenation. As Montreal’s only urban spa offering the distinctive ‘Energy & Glow’ treatment, this serene sanctuary is a haven for seekers of deep relaxation. Be sure to allocate ample time before or after your treatment to indulge in the unique Kneipp Hydrotherapy Experience in the hotel’s hydrotherapy room.

Journey through the City’s Tapestry

With Montreal’s rich cultural heritage just steps away from the Four Seasons, an unforgettable adventure awaits. From the sublime ballet performances that grace the city’s stages to the electrifying atmosphere of local hockey games, there is always something to stir the soul. The city’s vibrant artistic scene comes alive in the countless galleries and unique boutiques, each offering a glimpse into the creative spirit of Montreal. For a step back in time, the historic architecture of Old Montreal, with its 17th-century charm, beckons.

A Haven for Family and Pet Owners

The Four Seasons Hotel Montreal does not merely accommodate families but actively celebrates them. Regardless of whether you’re a new mother, a large family, or somewhere in between, you’ll find the hotel’s commitment to excellence ensures even the youngest guests are treated like VIPs.

At the Four Seasons, enriching travel experiences extend to our four-legged friends as well. Dogs and cats under 25 pounds are warmly welcomed, and the team goes the extra mile to ensure that pets enjoy their stay just as much as their owners. From treats at arrival to exclusive in-room amenities such as water bowls, toys, and a plush dog bed, the Four Seasons recognizes the importance of pets as an integral part of many guests’ families.

For Business Travelers

Designed with the needs of business travelers in mind, the hotel ensures that your work needs never compromise the quality of your stay. A state-of-the-art business center equipped with all necessary amenities, combined with multiple adaptable meeting spaces, caters to all your professional needs. Moreover, high-speed Wi-Fi ensures you stay connected, and the 24-hour concierge service is always on hand to help.

Pursuitist’s Insider Tip

Make sure to explore the hotel’s third floor, a local hotspot boasting a vibrant lounge, chic bar, and a culinary wonder – the restaurant. This space effortlessly blends comfort with sophistication, providing an unrivaled setting to mingle with the city’s elite. Luxury shoppers also have direct indoor access to the newly opened Holt Renfrew Ogilvy.

Experience Montreal Through the Four Seasons Lens

As a guest of the Four Seasons Hotel Montreal, you’re not just booking a room – you’re unlocking a gateway to a world of luxurious comfort and unforgettable experiences. From exploring the city’s rich cultural tapestry to indulging in the finest gastronomic delights, every moment of your stay is curated to offer a taste of the extraordinary. With the city’s captivating allure waiting to be discovered, and the Four Seasons serving as your luxurious base, your journey into the heart of Montreal promises to be as enchanting as it is unforgettable. Immerse yourself in the richness of Montreal through the polished lens of the Four Seasons, and allow this city to reveal its charm and wonder to you.

Your Montreal journey of luxury, exploration, and elegance awaits.