With the sun shinning more and more, and the temperature finally rising, we can't help but start to think of summer and more specifically, getting away. But how do we getaway on a budget?
Lucky for us, here in Montreal, we have plenty of awesome options, with so much just on our doorstep at very affordable prices.
1. Hôtel Le Chantecler
Thats right, with a Groupon voucher you could now actually afford to sweep your loved one off for a romantic night at this romantic 4-star establishment, nestled in Saint-Adèle in the Laurentians. For as little as $99, enjoy not only a room for 2 and breakfast in bed, but also their wide range of amenities including an indoor pool, sauna and whirlpool.
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2. Blueberry Lake Resort
Again another fantastic Groupon offer for an unforgettable group vacation for a whole 3 nights. For as little as roughly $99 per person, you have a chalet for 8, and not only do you have a luxurious chalet with panoramic views of the lake, but also access to luxury amenities such as an outdoor hot tub and lake side spa.
3. Camping At Oka Beach
For those of you with your own tent or camper van, and looking for a great beach vacation just 45 minutes away from Montreal, look no further than Oka beach. Both with and without amenities, find a range of campsites right on the lake front. And depending on group size and amenities required, allocate yourself a budget of $30-$45 per night to get the best in camping luxury.
4. Camping At Lac Magog
For those of you prepared to go that little bit further, don't have a tent and would like to camp in style, Lac Magog campsite is the place for you. For around $40 a night, rent a tent for you and 5 friends. It's all ready to go, all you have to do is pack your bags in and enjoy. Campsites are equipped with everything from cooking gear to beds, and on top of that, Lac Magog is simply breathtaking.
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Renowned for being a ski resort in the winter months, the slopes of Mont-Sainte-Anne are still however very much alive in the summer, when the mountain is transformed into a outdoor activity center. Perfect for sporty types who enjoy mountain biking and hiking, do some outdoor camping or take advantage of affordable AirBnb. Make sure to take in a panoramic gondola round trip for only $12!
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6. Spa Ofuro
Luxury and pampering without the price tag? For only $175, 2 people can enjoy a night's stay, 2-day access to the Nordic baths, a continental breakfast, and even a gift, bathrobe and water bottle waiting in your room on arrival.
7. Auberge & Spa Beaux Rêves
This riverside location between Montreal and Mont Tremblant is an official relaxation zone. The spa includes a Finnish sauna, a eucalyptus steam room, an outdoor natural thermal stone pond, a Jacuzzi, and a waterfall. Hammocks are also waiting for guests in the relaxation area. This is an especially great getaway for all you horse-lovers too. For just $99, you have access to the Nordic spa and one hour of horseback riding at the Écuries de Chantecler for two people.