One of Canada's most magical hotels will be re-opening their doors this winter, and we already can't wait. This super unique accommodation will make you feel like you've entered the movie Frozen. Hotel de Glace near Quebec City is North America's only ice hotel and is made entirely out of ice and snow.
This year, Hotel de Glace is celebrating its 20th anniversary and will be open from January 2, 2020. Located just 20 minutes from Quebec City, this stunning ice hotel needs to be on your winter bucket list.
Hotel de Glace is undoubtedly worth the drive, even just to see this winter wonderland hotel. Within Hotel de Glace, everything from the floors, walls, and even the bed are crafted from snow and ice. The hotel also includes a chapel, ice bar, and an arctic spa and sauna under the stars.
For a truly unforgettable experience, you'll want to book a stay at this ice hotel. Prices start at $379 a night and includes a stunning room, a welcome-cocktail served in a glass of ice, plus access to the skating trail, sauna, and Nordic spa.
Each of the rooms feels like sleeping in a deluxe igloo. They have an average temperature of -3°C to -5°C, so it is essential to dress accordingly. Make sure you arrive with a warm coat and plenty of layers.
To keep you feeling toasty while you sleep, you'll be given a warm sleeping bag and insulated sheets and pillows. Some of the deluxe rooms come with a fireplace, too.
A more affordable way to visit Hotel de Glace is to book a tour. They have several tours available, with prices starting at $15.99 per person. Through a tour, you can explore this wonderous hotel up-close. One of the best tour packages is the cocktail package for $27.99 a person and includes a drink at the famous ice bar in the hotel.
Hotel de Glace's theme this season will be announced in December. The ice hotel will be open for business from January 2 to March 22, 2020, and for tours for one additional week. Make sure to book your visit now before it sells out!
Hotel de Glace
Price Per Night: From $379 a night (tours can be booked from $15.99 per person)
Address: 1860 Boulevard Valcartier, Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, QC
Why You Need To Go: The hotel is made entirely out of ice and snow.