7 cozy cottages near Montreal to escape to this fall

Aug 19 2020, 1:58 pm

Note: While local parks, shops, and events are reopening throughout the province, Santé Quebec is reminding individuals to monitor their health for signs and symptoms of COVID-19. If you’re not feeling well, they recommend staying home at this time. If you decide to go out, maintain the two-metre physical distancing guidelines and wear a face covering or mask when in public.

If you had a busy summer and you need to spend some time in the middle of nowhere winding down, or, if a cottage getaway might be your summertime capper, it’s never a bad idea to spend some time in a cabin.

All within two hours of Montreal, here are some cottages that you should consider this summer and fall.

Take note that exact locations of cottages are only given out after direct contact with the renter through Airbnb.

Quiet Log House


This charming four-bedroom log house is lodged deep into nature and offers plenty of space (both indoor and outdoor), a fire pit, BBQ, and is a 15-minute drive from Mont Tremblant’s village.

Location: Mont-Tremblant, Quebec
Distance from Montreal: 130 km

Chalet Scandinave


This open concept cabin sleeps four people and overlooks serene waterfalls and the Mastigouche Reserve. A giant terrace, outdoor fire pit, and stone pathway to the river are just a few of the property’s amenities. Plus, it’s located within five minutes walking distance of a small swimming pond.

Location: Mandeville, Quebec
Distance from Montreal: 125 km

Scandinavian Log Chalet in Mont Tremblant

This Scandinavian log chalet is nestled in mountain pines providing guests with privacy and quiet, a nice alternative to the bustling city life. It’s made out of massive logs, has vaulted ceilings, and is filled with giant and comfy furniture.

The spot is minutes away from golf courses, skiing, lakes, the Tremblant Casino, and a bunch of hip restaurants.

Location: Lac-Supérieur, Quebec
Distance from Montreal: 135 km

Chalet 1 Chambre Au Lac Sarazin


This four-bedroom quiet cabin in the Laurentians is fully furnished and comes with WiFi and cable TV. It also happens to be right next door to Sarazin Lake and its semi-private beach.

Location: Sainte-Lucie-des-Laurentides, Quebec
Distance from Montreal: 115 km

Rustic Wood Cabin


Situated 30 minutes north of Mont Tremblant, this secluded cabin sits on five acres of empty woodlands. Amenities include an outdoor hot tub and fire pit, a nearby river to float in, rustic plaid decor, and a hammock for star gazing.

Location: Boileau, Quebec
Distance from Montreal: 172 km

Modern Cozy Cottage on Lac Helene


Less than two hours from Montreal, this cabin in Wentworth is situated on the edge of a small lake.

If you’re a fan of wildlife, guests have spotted beavers, frogs, loons, deer, herons, snapping turtles, and sometimes even otters at this two-bedroom getaway.

Location: Wentworth, Quebec
Distance from Montreal: 103 km

14-Person Cottage


If you’re going to cap off the summer or welcome in the fall, you might as well go big. This large home has a pool, hot tub, and sauna, and it can sleep up to 14 people. It’s a five minute drive to the mountain which has hiking trails as well as a beautiful and spacious backyard to really soak up nature.

Location: Mont Tremblant
Distance from Montreal: 130 km

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