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Ermitage Saint-Antoine

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250, route de l’Ermitage, Lac-Bouchette, Québec, G0W 1V0

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418 348-6344

1 800 868-6344

CITQ:
Hotel: 039955
Camping: 210803
Cottages: 287195, 296582 


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Description

This spiritual oasis is faithful to the objectives of its mission and makes every effort to offer an environment where the beautiful, the good, the true challenge the traveler, no matter where he is. 
The welcome is unconditional, without judgement, with a human contact that opens to the search and the quest for meaning. This love of hospitality is one of the facets developed in customer service and, ultimately, it makes everyone want to extend their stay.

This unique and modern sanctuary offers quality lodging and restaurant services as well as numerous activities adapted to today's families. Among its great strengths, it is located on the edge of lakes and mountains and close to many must-see tourist attractions. This makes it an anchor point for tourists.

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Services

  • Establishment 2 stars
  • 3 Partial Access
  • & Hiking
  • Places to Eat
  • J Free wifi
  • 5 Paid admission
  • x Camping
  • P Charging stations for electric vehicles
  • h Halte routière
  • Â Pet-friendly
  • 0 Seasonal operation
  • b Water access
  • D Air conditioning
  • u Electricity: 30 amps
  • Comfort station
  • Pump-out station
  • w Cottage rental

Additional Information

Must-see Attraction

Service in English according to availability.

Immersive multimedia experience Origine

4 star camping

2 star superior hotel

Restaurant with terrace on the waterfront

Schedule

Bakery

Wednesday - Sunday
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Activities

May - September
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Hosting

Year-Round
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Activities

Open: May to October

Sentier du Flâneur

Trail rating: easy
Length: 7 km

Free admission.

$30-42

Classification: 4 ****

46 camping units with the following amenities:

- Free wifi
- Electric vehicule charging station
- Electricity: 30 amps
- Comfort block
- Pump-out station

Pet-Friendly

% of shady sites: 10 %

Seasonal

Classification: 1 *
- $$ -


L'Ermitage Saint-Antoine offers comfortable chalets.

Three family-style chalets are available at l'Ermitage; two are new constructions in modern country style and one is a renovated country house.
The capacity is 7 people per unit.
There are 2 to 3 bedrooms per cottage.

Each includes :
- free wifi
- coffee maker
- refrigerator
- cooker
- toaster
- washbasin
- drinking water
- complete bathroom with shower
- table and chairs
- a couch
- bike rental
- restaurant
- water access
- electric vehicule charging station
and much more!

Capacity of the largest unit: 2

Open: June to September

A spiritual oasis in a natural sanctuary!

Founded in 1907, Ermitage Saint-Antoine is a true jewel of our cultural heritage. Visitors will discover a history rich in colourful characters, unique in the region. You’ll find works by several great artists like Charles Huot, Louis Jobin and Blaise Marchand and also you’ll have free access to the Elzear-DeLamarre centre to find out about the history of this sanctuary, its founder and his famous nephew, the strongman, Victor DeLamarre.

Open: May to October

A natural sanctuary and spiritual oasis located just a few minutes from Lac Saint-Jean, on a woodland field along the shores of Lac Ouiatchouan, Ermitage Saint-Antoine is a destination praised by pilgrims, individuals looking for inner peace and for tourists in search of natural beauty and serenity. Hosted by the Capuchins, this national sanctuary offers quality accommodations, a restaurant, in addition to a host of services and attractions.

The Capuchin fathers, supported by the Hermitage team, offer to those who wish (in complete freedom), a moment of meeting and exchange that will allow them to live a unique and enriching human and spiritual experience.

Classification : 1*
- $ -

L'Ermitage offers the possibility to stay in one of its magnificent cottages for two people located on the waterfront. Peace and quiet are the order of the day.

Everything has been thought out to allow a person to experience a moment of tranquility.
These cottages are equipped :
- a single bed
- a coffee maker
- a small refrigerator
- a toaster
- a washbasin
- sanitary facilities including drinking water, shower and toilet
- of storage space
- a table and chair
- of a couch
- a wood-burning stove for slightly colder periods

These chalets are perfect for 1 to 3 night stays to get away from the "hectic city life" and reconnect. You can cook or have your meals at the Hermitage Campanile's restaurant.

- free wifi
- partially accessible
- restaurant
- shared bathroom
- water access
- electric vehicule charging station

Classification: 1*

Seasonal

Classification 2+ **+
- $$ -

L'Ermitage Saint-Antoine offers 54 comfortable 2-star rooms including 5 superior units and 12 standard units recently renovated.

Our philosophy is to offer a simple but quality room, clean and tasteful, quiet and unplugged from noise pollution.

WiFi access is available free of charge in all rooms, the restaurant and the reception pavilion.

We also offer rooms at modest rates. The price is reduced due to shared sanitary services, but the proximity to Lake Ouiatchouan is unique. Our 12 modestly priced rooms are available all year round. A kitchenette is at your disposal completely free of charge.

Other services:

- partially accessible
- electric vehicule charging station
- air conditioning
- mini fridge
- water access

The restaurant Le Campanile offers you an authentic culinary experience in a friendly, family and fraternal atmosphere.

Served at the tables, enjoy our succulent American lunches, our daily menus of traditional French cuisine or our tables d'hôte worthy of a great restaurant.

Our 220-seat dining room can accommodate organised groups, family gatherings and travellers.

Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner

Open: May to September, Wednesday to Sunday

The artisanal bakery La Mie de Saint-Antoine offers visitors fresh regional products of the day.
We offer fresh pastries as well as a wide variety of breads that will awaken your taste buds.
The artisanal bakery contributes to the financial support of the Hermitage, collaborates in its mission and contributes to the sustainability of its jobs.

Our products are also served at our restaurant Le Campanile.

Open: May to October

Presented in a historic building refurbished as a unique performance space, the Immersive Multimedia Experience Origins evokes the connection we have with nature.

The world is changing, fast! There are more and more of us on Earth. We now hold the knowledge that pushes our own boundaries.
We have unlocked the secret of life, we can now calculate and count everything. But does Knowledge lack an indispensable ally?
Our actions are a reflection of who we are and what we want to leave to the future generation.

A colorful and emotional Multimedia and Immersive Experience, unique in Canada, not to be missed!