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Le Monastere des Augustines

77, Rue des Remparts, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 0C3, Canada
+1 418-694-1639
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Wonderful, informative museum

We did not stay at this place, just visited the museum which we found quite fascinating. The... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2017
barbara361
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Tucson, Arizona
Calm, Qiet Gorgeous Getaway Hotel

I spent 5 wonderful days here. I booked a traditional room with a shared bathroom. No issues. It... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2017
Nancy M
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Toronto, Canada
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  • Average5%
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“old quebec” (6 reviews)
“monastery” (8 reviews)
“nuns” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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77, Rue des Remparts, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 0C3, Canada
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+1 418-694-1639
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Reviewed November 16, 2017

We did not stay at this place, just visited the museum which we found quite fascinating. The Augustinian Sisters were nurses (as opposed to the Ursulines who were teachers) who came to Quebec back in 1639 and helped establish its first hospital. The museum tells...More

1  Thank barbara361
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Reviewed October 19, 2017

I spent 5 wonderful days here. I booked a traditional room with a shared bathroom. No issues. It was clean. The hotel is quiet, calm with friendly staff. There is a museum , massage, yoga and other wellness activities available. The price includes breakfast. It...More

Thank Nancy M
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Hotel, Wellness Center, Restaurant and Museum - was/is an old monastic place for Holistic Healing Nuns. There are "traditional" rooms - with bare minimum: beds, lights, desk/chair, armoire and a sink. Shared bathrooms and shower rooms down the hall. The whole place has been meticulously...More

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Reviewed August 24, 2017

My wife and I had a reservation for at the Monastere for lunch on a recent trip to Quebec and we were glad we made it here. Soup and buffet style salad bar (nice selection)...and we ordered their bass and a vegetable "bolognese", with some...More

1  Thank bluesberryguilford
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

We had a wonderful lunch at the Monastere des Augustines. What a relief to finally find a restaurant in Old Quebec with vegan options. We had the table d'hôte, which began with a very tasty vegetable soup, followed by the salad bar (which has many...More

Thank Nathalie K
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Reviewed August 12, 2017

This is not an easy place to find as everything is behind stone walls with few signs yet push through the iron doors to a magical world where you can sit inside or out and relax for hours. The cafe is hidden away so ask...More

Thank kennstransky
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

We stopped in to the museum as it was a few steps from our hotel. The staff were very friendly, the museum was very clean and well laid out. Since we visited on July 2 (Quebec City Day) the entry fee was waived. Great place...More

Thank Kylie M
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Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

We came here one rainy day. It is a few blocks away from the hotel Frontenac. It is a large, beautiful religious museum! Lots of statues, historic information on the nuns, what they did, what they wore, and amongst other things--historic medical supplies. I doubt...More

9  Thank Patricia A
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Reviewed February 5, 2017

Le Monastere des Augustines The Municipal, Provincial and Canadian Federal Governments, under the pro bono guidance of several of Quebec City’s most distinguished hoteliers, invested nearly $60 million into a literally stunning restoration of this historic monastery in the heart of Old Quebec. Here, in...More

3  Thank J Michael D
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Reviewed January 31, 2017

Well i like it alot , They use bio food and they had an excellent salade bar.Lots of choice from veggie to lentil to nuts . Their carotte cury soupe was excellent so was the bread, T he main course was ok we choose the...More

2  Thank GinDub
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JAMJORDAN
July 30, 2017|
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Response from mschaffron |
its only a few Canadian dollars about $3 per person as I recall Well worth it. You learn a lot more with the guided tour
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