IN EVERY SEASON, MANOIR HOVEY PRESERVES ITS STRIPES WITHOUT FUSS AS A SMALL PARADISE ON EARTH. A REPUTATION WELL DESERVED BY THIS MEMBER OF THE PRESTIGIOUS RELAIS & CHÂTEAUX HÔTEL CHAIN WHERE GUARANTEED SERENITY AND AN UNSPOILT ENVIRONMENT COMBINE TO DEFINE AN ATMOSPHERE OF RESERVE AND DISCRETION. AND TO MAKE SURE YOU ENJOY EVERY MOMENT, HERE ARE SOME OF THE HIGHLIGHTS YOU SHOULD EXPERIENCE SO YOU CAN BETTER SHARE YOUR STAY.
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Built at the beginning of the last century and modelled after the second home of George Washington, it was only in the 1950s that this prestigious Inn began to gather distinction. The mansion, located on the shores of Lake Massawippi near the picturesque village of North Hatley, enjoys one of the best views in the region. With 550 meters of shoreline overlooking the lake and a refined cuisine, this peaceful haven is now coveted among travellers seeking luxurious rural pleasures. The hotel, steeped in history, gives off a warm and welcoming ambiance. From the room decor to the resident Tap Room bar – located in an old shed filled with antiques – the Manor holds abundant ancestral treasures. Whether you decide to kick back or to dive into this enchanted setting, a wealth of activities are on offer. Snowshoeing, Nordic bath, swimming, hiking are just a few of the suggestions to enhance your stay. The restaurant, overlooking the majestic lake, is also anchored in history. The decor evokes generations past and the great events once celebrated on the premises. With a wine list of over 1000 labels and a unique selection of cheeses, Chef Roland Ménard has devised a refined haute cuisine menu. The table is undeniably reserved for gourmets, with dishes concocted of the finest ingredients and singular presentation. Assuredly one of the finest places to remove oneself from the world for a brief interlude and take the time to savour life at its best.
MANOIR HOVEY 575 CHEMIN HOVEY NORTH HAT LEY 819 842 2421 manoirhovey.com