Quebec City’s Iconic Fairmont Le Château Frontenac Celebrates its 125th Anniversary
The spotlight in 2018 is on this historic Canadian icon with European flair, Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, as it commemorates its 125th Anniversary.
Located inside the walls of Old Quebec in Quebec City, Canada, the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac stands tall as one of the world’s leading hotels.
With its enchanting architecture reminiscent of the castles of France, Le Château Frontenac is also considered to be the most photographed hotel in the world. Along with its quaint, walkable setting in the beautiful Vieux-Québec, this renowned hotel surely guarantees an inspiring stay.
A fascinating history and European elegance beyond the castle-like exterior transports guests to a bygone era.
Since 1893, the hotel has welcomed the greatest world leaders and celebrities, including Princess Grace, Winston Churchill, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Sir Paul McCartney and Céline Dion. Significant historical events have taken place at Le Château Frontenac, including the top-secret Quebec Conference, which led to the eventual end of WWII.
Recently, a multimillion dollar renaissance project has restored and modernized this urban luxury resort with fresh innovations and contemporary amenities. Restorations include a lobby face-lift, renovated guests rooms, a new spa and additional dining options.
From traditional local gastronomy to new Québec cuisine, the hotel’s restaurants offer sumptuous gourmet options, along with exceptional views of the Saint Lawrence River.
For the most discerning guests, Fairmont Gold is a private concierge service featuring exclusive amenities and highly personalized service, designed to exceed the highest expectations.
Combined with its historic charm, luxurious setting and timeless hospitality, the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac is the epitome of class.
“The château is more than a hotel—it’s an icon, it’s a symbol of our culture, it’s a landmark,” says general manager Robert Mercure.
To mark its 125th Anniversary, Fairmont Le Château Frontenac is presenting an array of extraordinary events throughout the year. From winter festivals and historic exhibitions, to musical performances and explorations of gourmet traditions, 2018 will surely be a memorable milestone.
2018 is the perfect time to visit the luxurious Fairmont Le Château Frontenac in Quebec City.