Why You Need To Go: This hotel-style, modern apartment is just under two hours away from Montreal and fits up to eight guests. It even comes with its own Netflix account but you may not need it if you're too entranced watching the snowfall from numerous floor-to-ceiling windows. There's also a gorgeous patio for those with enough guts and a warm jacket.
Why You Need To Go: This cozy little chalet is located right on Lac Marie-Louise and offers on-site massages. Cellular connections are scarce since it's remote, but the hosts offer WiFi for you to stay in the loop or work from "home." It fits up to four guests and includes two fire pits for your evening campfires.
Why You Need To Go: This rustic cabin in the woods is perfect for a cozy getaway for two, although it fits up to four guests. It's just over two hours away from Montreal and even has a piano for the musically-inclined. It's also just a 10-minute walk from the village's centre, so stores and liquor are available nearby.
Why You Need To Go: This quaint chalet allows up to six guests and is close to Saint Sauveur's ski hills. It's about an hour away from Montreal and Spa Ofuro is located nearby. WiFi isn't available, though, so be sure to pack some light reading!
Why You Need To Go: This chalet, located only seven minutes from Mont-Saint-Sauveur, comes fully equipped with WiFi, a laundry room and three bedrooms. It fits up to six guests and features an exposed brick wall in the living room.
Why You Need To Go: This charming guest studio is located behind the host's home in Saint-Anne-des-Lacs, just under an hour away from the city. There's an outdoor jacuzzi and an electric fireplace in the sitting room — the perfect spot for romance.
Why You Need To Go: This 'oasis' is located only an hour away from Montreal and houses up to five guests. It includes full amenities — an indoor jacuzzi and sauna, an espresso machine, a Bluetooth speaker and even a fondue kit! Wi-Fi is not available, so it's the perfect family bonding getaway.
Why You Need To Go: The vast bay windows of this well-equipped chalet are perfect for watching the snow fall on a Sunday morning. It's family-friendly, houses up to five guests, and is complete with a play area for kids, a Netflix account and an outdoor fire pit.
Why You Need To Go: This unique chalet for two allows you to sleep under the stars in a heated outdoor dome! It includes a heated mattress for extra warmth, and the dome is attached to the kitchen and bathroom, so you're never too far away from amenities despite sleeping outdoors.
Prices and terms of occupancy are confirmed at the time of publishing, but they can change at any time.
With fall just around the corner, Montrealers across the city are starting to plan their end-of-year moves. Searching for apartments in Montreal can be daunting, especially in a city with so many remodeled and affordable choices. But while rents have been generally reasonable, they tend to fluctuate depending on your hood of choice.
To make your life easier during this second apartment hunting season, we’ve combed through recently posted local rentals to find an example of apartments in 18 Montreal boroughs, all under $1,200/month.
From our famous bagels in Mile End to the foodie heaven that is Griffintown, each area has its own gems, so choose wisely!
Excluded from this list are apartments in Île-Bizard–Sainte-Geneviève, where rental units are few and far betweem.
Also missing are locations in the West Island, Westmount, Montréal-Est, and Town of Mount Royal, as they are independent municipalities on the Island of Montreal.
All of the apartment listings below are sourced from Kijiji and Rentals.ca, and vary in cost. Most of the listings are similar in price, and each of them reflects rent value in their respective boroughs.
If you’re totally obsessed with a listing, feel free to reach out and verify if the apartment is still available.
If the listing has been rented since the date this post was published, the link will no longer be accessible.
This warm-toned, renovated one-bedroom apartment in Ahuntsic-Cartierville sits at the top of a five-storey building and includes an elevator and sunshades. It's also close to three highways — a perfect location for a driver!
This ambery apartment is the perfect bachelor pad! It even has wooden panels separating the kitchen from the main room. The apartment building has a pool and a gym. Hot water, heating and its stainless steel appliances are included in the rent.
This pedestrian-friendly one-bedroom apartment looks like a concealed chalet within the confines of our metropolis. It's close to Joliette metro station and its fridge, stove, washer and dryer are all included.
This ultra-modern apartment on boulevard Henri-Bourassa E. has a gorgeous kitchen and is located in a building with 26 other apartments. There's also a huge balcony for your summer patio parties. Central air conditioning is included.
This open-concept condo has one closed bedroom and wood accents. It's located within a building that has indoor parking and a gym. Appliances are included, and it's a ten-minute walk to Du College metro station.
This newly renovated basement apartment in Saint-Léonard is right around the corner from the future blue line metro extension. Nothing is included, but the landlord has offered the possibility of renting appliances monthly.
It's not hard to find a suitable place downtown. This one is renovated and looks like an open-concept condo. What's more, it's located right near Concordia, so it's the perfect tiny loft for a student.
It's situated within an apartment building that includes heating, hot water, a fridge and a stove.