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3110 blvd Ste-Anne, Quebec City, Quebec G1E 3K2 Canada
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#87 of 104 hotels in Quebec City
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Welcome to Motel Giffard, your Quebec City “home away from home.” Motel Giffard aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year.

Close to some of Quebec City's most popular landmarks, such as Gare du Palais (2.1 mi) and Basilique Cathedrale - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec (2.4 mi), Motel Giffard is a great destination for tourists.

Motel Giffard is a budget friendly motel offering air conditioning in the rooms, and it is easy to stay connected during your stay as free wifi is offered to guests.

Plus, guests can enjoy a snack bar, which has made this a popular choice among travellers visiting Quebec City. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available.

Travellers looking to enjoy some shrimp can head to L'Affaire Est Ketchup, Le Continental, or Restaurant Le Saint-Amour. Otherwise, you may want to check out a Mexican restaurant such as La Salsa, Deux22, or Restaurante Mexicain Señor Sombrero.

If you are interested in exploring Quebec City, check out one of the history museums, such as La Citadelle de Quebec, Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec (MNBAQ), and Musee des Ursulines de Quebec.

Motel Giffard puts the best of Quebec City at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.

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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Snack bar
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-smoking hotel
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Air conditioning
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Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, French

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Hazel D wrote a review Oct 2017
London, United Kingdom24 contributions14 helpful votes
After reading reviews we did wonder what sort of place we had booked but needn't have worried. It wasn't luxurious but for the money we paid we weren't expecting it to be. Our room was spacious with a clean and comfortable bed. The owner was friendly and helpful and the location good. If you want cheap, clean accomodation in a good location about a 10 min drive from Old Quebec city and close to places to eat, book this motel.
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Date of stay: October 2017Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Ashumz87 wrote a review Sep 2017
Ajax, Canada76 contributions13 helpful votes
We were kind of scared to see this place based on other reviews but it really wasn't bad. A comfortable bed, and clean. That's all we really needed. It came with a fridge, a vanity area and coffee pot. FYI, you have to lock the door from the inside. I loved having a bath however it looked old in there, reminded me of an old apartment we had. But we just needed a place to rest and for that it was perfect.
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Date of stay: September 2017Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Jon D wrote a review Aug 2016
2 contributions3 helpful votes
The Motel Giffard was perhaps the most memorable stay on our week’s tour though the province of Quebec. With the pungent tang of “le toilet” and the earthy aroma of the cozy room itself, the resting place reeked of its history as a simple lodge for decades of intrepid travelers. The place had a number of authentic touches that one simply does not find at chain motels, such as duct tape on the window air conditioner and an unusual blue tarp covering the historic swimming pool site. Gone were the trappings of cookie cutter corporate lodging: The ice and vending machines, coffee in the lobby, etc. This is not to say the Motel Giffard does not give a thoughtful nod to modern amenities, however. To wit, the WiFi was great when one stood outside the wall of the room housing the router. Of course, the neighborhood can make or break a special overnight, and here again, Motel Giffard did not disappoint. Located on a bustling merchant strip, its neighbors include not only a scrappy greenspace but also a diverse array of merchants, including an auto repair garage, print shop, and car wash which, taken together, offer an authentic cross section of everyday Quebec life. The Motel Giffard cost us just over CAN$100 per night, all in, for a room with one bed. A good value? One grows through such experiences, and who could put a price tag on that?
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Date of stay: August 2016Trip type: Travelled with family
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Jerry L wrote a review Jul 2016
Laval, Canada1 contribution2 helpful votes
Although the rooms is small , it is a clean room. Parking is real easy. The motel is located at Blvd St Anne(QC 138), you can find a shopping center and gas station two blocks away. there is 5 mins driving to downtown and also 5 mins to la chute monmorency. It's convenient motel.
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Date of stay: July 2016Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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voyageharold@gmail.com wrote a review Feb 2016
Montreal, Canada157 contributions93 helpful votes
Hotel très populaire auprès des locaux Some room need a little refreshment The hotel is near everything Maxi, restaurants, parc etc The staff are great, friendly good service But is a little bit expensive I guest the best time to go there is Durant the low season
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Date of stay: February 2016Trip type: Travelled solo
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Bertrand T wrote a review Aug 2015
Montreal, Canada7 contributions5 helpful votes
Propre, confortable, pas très loin de tout. La place la plus abordable que j'ai trouvé. La chambre est petite, mais mieux que j'espérais. Il ne faut pas se fier à l'extérieur. Clean, confortable, close to almost all activities. The price is O. K. since every else is asking for to much $$. The room is small, but it's only to sleep so... Exterior is not very attractive but inside is nice.
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Date of stay: August 2015Trip type: Travelled solo
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Michelle360 wrote a review Jul 2015
Ottawa, Canada76 contributions33 helpful votes
We were looking for a place to sleep one night while we checked out Quebec City, this place seemed well priced for what we needed. We were greeted by a lady named Line (owner) she's very welcoming, answered all our questions about what to see on our one day there, and even upgraded us to a bigger room without us asking and no extra charge! Not sure what the smaller rooms look like but ours had a very comfortable bed, bistro style table with two chairs, and a clean bathroom. There is a pool (we didn't use it) and the parking is free. The only down side was that at 3.1km for the town centre we thought we would be able to walk, but we couldn't because there is a highway separating the motel from the city center- right near on ramp though so still only a 4 minute drive. We would go back again :)
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Date of stay: July 2015Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Mona N wrote a review Apr 2015
9 contributions3 helpful votes
Stayed 2 nights on business with a co-worker. The room was very big and had everything we needed. Wifi was not good because we were at an end. On the third night I moved to a smaller room (now on my own) closer to the centre of the motel so had better Wifi but unfortunately the room smelled a bit of smoke. Although it is new owners and it is now non-smoking not all the rooms are newly renovated. There is a jewel at Motel Giffard named Line. She was running the show as the owners were away and she was simply the sweetest most caring person, most accommodating individual. She did her upmost to help with the wifi and smoke smell among other little things. I believe you will enjoy your stay at Motel Giffard.
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Date of stay: April 2015Trip type: Travelled on business
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PRICE RANGE
US$72 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
20
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Frequently Asked Questions about Motel Giffard
Which popular attractions are close to Motel Giffard?
Nearby attractions include Delire Escalade (0.7 km) and Krystal Bar (1.0 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Motel Giffard?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and kids activities.
What food & drink options are available at Motel Giffard?
Guests can enjoy a snack bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Motel Giffard?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Motel Giffard?
Conveniently located restaurants include Restaurant Normandin Beauport Ste-Anne, Batifol Bar & Grill, and Cora.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Motel Giffard?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and French.
Are there any historical sites close to Motel Giffard?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Morrin Centre (3.9 km), Fortifications of Quebec National Historic Site (3.8 km), and Plains of Abraham (4.5 km).