Now that summer has come and gone, you may be feeling the postseason slump. Yet, while the days grow shorter and thermostats cool, so too does this time of year usher in the greatest season ever: fall!
That means lots of cozy layers, PSLs by the dozen, and some of the prettiest landscapes you ever did see. In fact, because we know just how breathtaking fall is for colour-watching, we've rounded up some of the greatest chalets available to rent for an unforgettable autumn getaway, so you can happily experience everything the season has to offer!
We just love the idea of snuggling up fireside while taking in the incredible sights that these chalets offer. We’re talking about some of the most sought-after destinations for Montrealers and chalet-goers everywhere. Not only do these chalets offer jaw-dropping views, but they're also affordable and available to rent for virtually as long as you'd like, depending on your choice!
Average nightly rate: $170
Location: Lac-des-Plages, Quebec
Why you need to go: If you're looking for literally all the best fall vibes possible, this beautiful log cabin will definitely deliver! You can enjoy the outdoors with its bbq, patio furniture, and hot tub. Plus, this super bright, open-concept haven can comfortably fit you and up to five of your friends with two bedrooms and two sofa beds. It'll be a weekend to remember!
Average nightly rate: $270
Location: Sainte-Adèle, Quebec
Why you need to go: This ultra-modern chalet not only overlooks a body of water, it also boasts huge floor-to-ceiling bay windows that deliver awesome views from inside. Plus, it comes equipped with a fondue set, a Keurig, and a Nespresso machine. In other words, you can sip your java by the firepit and eat your cheese-dipped baguette all while taking in the fall scenery, too!
Average nightly rate: $148
Location: Lac-Supérieur, Quebec
Why you need to go: Located on the shores of Lac Gauthier, this rustic two-bedroom chalet with wood interior makes for a quintessential weekend getaway. You can even see Mont-Tremblant from the terrace; imagine waking up to that gorgeous view! The dining room has floor-to-ceiling windows, meaning an amazing fall colour-watching experience for you and your crew. Plus, if you visit during the fall, you can enjoy awesome lake views and access to fun activities like kayaking and paddle boating.
Average nightly rate: $446
Location: Lac-Supérieur, Quebec
Why you need to go: With four bedrooms and four full bathrooms, this log home is within 10 minutes from Mont-Tremblant and just a 10 minute walk from the lake. You’re definitely going to want to have your camera ready! Seriously, though, we just love the way it’s nestled among the trees. Oh yeah, and did we mention the hot tub and the second-floor terrace? With its own kid's playground on-site, this makes for a great family-friendly option.
Average nightly rate: $277
Location: Saint-Irénée, Quebec
Why you need to go: This super sleek, ultra-modern abode is ideal for those who love to chalet in style. Tucked among the trees, Pin Perché 339 boasts an open-concept kitchen, high ceilings, and a massive glass lookout. There’s also a fireplace, allowing you cozy up with a hot cocoa after a day of playing nature tourist.
Average nightly rate: $382
Location: Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec
Why you need to go: Just as the name implies, this charming rental feels like a hotel-spa retreat but functions like a chalet. With five bedrooms, it can sleep up to 12 guests! It also has a three-level terrace and a massive hot tub that overlooks the St. Lawrence River and the bay. Plus, there’s an espresso coffee maker, a flat screen TV, and an exterior fireplace!
Average nightly rate: $449
Location: Mont-Tremblant, Quebec
Why you need to go: This newly renovated three-bedroom, two-bathroom condo is located in a wellness-themed development. Looking for the ultimate zen escape? Well, prepare to kick back and relax big time! Soak your worries away in the year-round hot tubs, and sweat it out in the steam room and sauna. Trust us when we say that you'll be leaving this epic chalet completely relaxed and fully rejuvenated!
No matter where you choose to fall colour-watch this season, check out CanadaStays for the largest selection of vacation rental listings across Canada. With so many unique properties to choose from, you're bound to find something you'll love for the perfect cozy fall getaway!