Accommodation – 2018 Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal

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The best places to stay in Montreal for the Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix. The next race is set for the weekend of June 8-10, 2018

All prices are stated below in $CAD, unless otherwise indicated. It’s hard to avoid the ‘F1 surcharge’ for accommodation on Grand Prix weekend in Montreal, but the good news is that it’s a big city and there’s still plenty of places to stay for fans on all budgets,. As always, it pays to book well in advance. With an efficient metro and public transport system, most central areas of Montreal are worth considering for your Grand Prix accommodation. Our picks below are located in the lively downtown area, where you can easily and quickly get to the Gilles Villeneuve circuit by public transport. 


Samesun Montreal Central

  • Well rated youth hostel with mixed and female-only dorms
  • Near St Catherine Street’s bars and restaurants and a 10 minute walk to the vibrant Latin Quarter. Close to Berri UQAM metro station
  • Dorms from $60 CAD per night

Le Gîte du Plateau-Mont-Royal Hostel

  • Close to restaurants and nightlife on St-Laurent and St-Denis streets. Ten minute walk to Berri Uqam Metro Station
  • Dorm beds from $35 CAD per night with free continental breakfast

Résidences UQAM Ouest

  • Apartments are part of the Université du Québec à Montréal complex
  • Excellent location in the city centre close to Place des Arts Metro station
  • Self-contained studio for $130 CAD per night

Stay near the metro!

We recommend stay downtown near a metro station for easy access to the Gilles Villeneuve circuit. The best location is around the Berri UQAM interchange station, which is just one stop from the circuit. More information in Getting There & Around.


Hotel Abri du Voyageur

  • Close to the Old Town and Latin Quarter, 5 mins walk from Saint-Laurent metro station
  • Free Wi-Fi and cable TV
  • Budget double with shared bathroom from $205 CAD per night

La Tour Belvédѐre

  • Central location; 100m from Atwater Metro Station, one block from restaurants and bars on St Catherine Street
  • Studios for two are $250 CAD per night with fully equipped kitchens and private balconies

Hotel les Suites Labelle

  • A well-rated three-star hotel in the Latin Quarter, close to Berri-UQAM
  • Clean rooms with Wi-Fi, kitchenette and new bathrooms
  • Studio for four (two double beds) from $320 CAD per night including breakfast.

Add a hotel to your F1 Experiences ticket package

F1 Experiences offers exclusive ticket packages to the 2018 Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal on June 8-10. Prices start from $699 USD including grandstand seats. We recommend the Trophy Package for $1139 USD including a seat in Grandstand 15 plus Drive the Track Tour, guided tour of the F1 paddock and Paddock Club party with an F1 legend! You can also add four nights at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Montreal Centre-ville Ouest to your package, which includes daily transfers to and from the circuit. Click here to browse all packages and secure your access today.


Hilton Garden Inn Montreal Centre-Ville

  • Great central location close to many sights and public transport options
  • Restaurant, gym & indoor rooftop swimming pool
  • King room (or Queen with two double beds, for two couples) for approx $425 CAD per night

Courtyard by Marriott Montreal Downtown

  • A recognized international brand with a good downtown location, 8 minutes from the Underground City and within walking distance of many sights and nightlife
  • Indoor rooftop swimming pool
  • Spacious king room from $540 CAD per night

Hotel Le Crystal Montreal

  • Convenient downtown location close to Old Montreal, as well as shopping, restaurants and nightlife
  • Spacious rooms with excellent amenities
  • Superior Queen Suite with kitchenette from $750 CAD per night  

Where do you stay in Montreal on Grand Prix weekend? Leave a comment with your recommendation!

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Andrew Balfour is the Founder and Editor of He originally hails from Adelaide, where he went to his first F1 race way back in 1987. He's been resident in Europe for almost 15 years and travels regularly to F1 races around the world.

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  1. Didier Artus says:

    I have an RV and would like to be close to the circuit

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