These Airbnbs are the coolest way to spend a weekend (or an entire week) in Montreal

Montreal is best explored over a weekend or more, and these Airbnbs are the coolest way to take in all of its charm.


Montreal is one of the main tourist destinations in Canada. Located in Quebec, the city is a lively and eclectic destination with a thriving arts scene, beautiful outdoor parks, and plenty of sites to explore.

Choosing where to stay when vacationing in Montreal is especially important because the city has many emblematic places to visit— and travelers’ choice of accommodation is central to how they plan to enjoy this charming city. So what visitors plan to see in Old Montreal sights; enjoy lakeside views of Mount Royal; or embrace all that the exciting downtown has to offer, these beautiful Airbnb ads offer stays that will make any Montreal experience truly magnificent.

Dig that downtown vibe

Known as “the heart of Montreal”, downtown is packed with shopping, entertainment, museums and incredible experiences for foodies from all over the world.

Entire Loft Location In The Heart Of The City

This authentic loft is tastefully decorated with mid-century modern furniture and offers guests a quiet place to relax after a busy day exploring Montreal.

  • Cost: $113 and more/night
  • Approvals: Full Kitchen, Washer/Dryer, Wifi, Self Check-in, Soaking Tub
  • Nearby Attractions: Convention Center, World Trade Center, Chinatown, Old Port
  • Book now

Modern apartment in the city center

The views! The sounds! The views! Everything that makes Montreal such an exciting and dynamic place to visit is in this downtown Airbnb. This upscale condo is ideal for those traveling with a large group of friends and family, as there’s plenty of space and luxury amenities like a home theater, large balcony, and rooftop pool.

  • Cost: $500 and more/night
  • Approvals: Spectacular views, full kitchen, balcony with barbecue, rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the entire city
  • Nearby Attractions: The Notre-Dame Basilica, the Old Port, the Bell Center
  • Book now

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Other Downtown Attractions

Being downtown means you have the city at your fingertips, so be sure to take advantage of everything the city has to offer.

  • Visit the Museum of Contemporary Art (MAC)
  • Shop till you drop on Sainte-Catherine Street
  • Hop the bars and enjoy the crowds on Crescent Street
  • Stroll the city’s underground pedestrian network that connects over 2,000 shops and restaurants

Classic Old Montreal charm

An eclectic mix of old and new, Old Montreal is constantly changing and evolving while housing some of Montreal’s most historic landmarks. The riverside trails are ideal for strolling and exploring the architectural marvels and historic landmarks of this vibrant part of town.

Sky-lit loft

Located in the heart of Old Montreal, this loft is rustic and modern – a touch of brick lends comfort, while chic furnishings add style and charm. This loft is super comfortable and a great place for couples or those who travel alone.

  • Cost: $183 and more/night, prices subject to change depending on the dates
  • Approvals: 3 skylights for lots of natural light, quiet location, Wifi, full kitchen, Projector in the living room
  • Nearby Attractions: Notre-Dame Basilica (next door!), Many restaurants, bars and attractions within walking distance, 5 min walk to Place D’Armes metro for easy commuting
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Historical and rustic loft with European flavors

Embrace the feeling of Old Montreal in this loft which is an eclectic mix of modern furnishings that combine artfully with 19th century architectural details. Filled with a massive stone wall lined with rows of windows, this place is airy, bright, and super cozy.

  • Cost: $263 and more/night
  • Approvals: Self check-in, full kitchen, free parking, Wifi, washer/dryer, stellar hospitality
  • Nearby Attractions: Convention Center, Notre Dame Basilica, Centaur Theater
  • Book now

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Other Old Montreal Attractions

Old Montreal (and the nearby Old Port) have long been popular tourist destinations and are a distinctive blend of classic and modern, with plenty to see and do for any traveler.

  • Discover the Marguerite Bourgeoys historic site and visit its 350-year-old chapel and museum
  • Explore La Grande Roue de Montréal in the Old Port, one of the city’s most iconic spots. Be sure to ride the Ferris wheel, the highest vantage point in the whole city!
  • Wander the charming cobbled streets of Saint-Paul and Commune, where there is the perfect mix of historic sites, restaurants and vibrant nightlife
  • Step back in time at Pointe-à-Callière, an archaeological site known as the birthplace of Montreal

Other notable Airbnb locations in Montreal

Majestic Heritage House

Those planning a group trip to Montreal will love this 2-story home located on Le Plateau (east of Mont-Royal). The location is relaxing and the furnishings are stylish and comfortable, with an old-world charm that guests will absolutely love.

  • Cost: $642 and more/night
  • Approvals: The hosts offer full services to travelers such as travel arrangements, meals and laundry; family friendly with high chair, crib and toys; dishwasher, washer/dryer, free parking, full kitchen
  • Nearby Attractions: Rue St-Denis, Parc Lafontaine, a trendy neighborhood with fabulous restaurants, bars and shops galore
  • Other Plateau attractions: Take a bike or walk tour of Fitz & Follwell, stay fashionable at the eclectic shops and boutiques of Saint-Laurent Boulevard, catch a show at Casa Del Popolo
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Cozy Little Italy Apartment

Discover Montreal’s Little Italy at this conveniently located Airbnb, ideal for quiet nights in, yet close to the train for easy access to nightlife and attractions. Foodies will love the proximity to all the tastiest spots in Little Italy.

  • Cost: $98 and more/night
  • Approvals: Full kitchen, family friendly with crib, high chair and toys, WiFi, patio, flat screen TV, complimentary starter kit with luxury toiletries
  • Nearby Attractions: Jean-Talon Market, TOHU Circus, Jarry Park
  • Other Little Italy Attractions: Go shopping at La Plaza St-Hubert, enjoy a tavern experience at Brasserie Harricana, admire the superb frescoes of the Notre-Dame-de-la-Défense church
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Planning a visit to Montreal? So be sure to check out these amazing Airbnb locations that offer the best amenities, ambience and best of all, Pitches that are close to everywhere you want to be, from historic sites to tasty restaurants; to cultural wonders and quiet neighborhoods, these accommodations will make any visitor to Montreal a stay they will never forget.

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