Hôtel Le Germain

Le Germain Charlevoix

Holiday season at Le Germain Hotel Charlevoix

This Christmas, come revel in Le Germain Hotel Charlevoix's spirit of the holiday season.

Family Fun Room

Located in the main building, our rec room is sure to appeal to the whole family. Basketball hoops, ping-pong table, tabletop soccer, video games and a crafts corner, as well as a play area for tots and toddlers ages 0-5 years. Hours of family fun! December 22 ‒ January 7 | 8 am ‒ 9 pm

Smokin’ Hot Firepit

What could be nicer than a red hot bed of embers to drive up the temperature outdoors? Between activities, head over to the firepit and roast yourself some tasty marshmallows...

Family Night at the Movies

Book your seats at HGC’s pop-up movie theatre where kids plunge into the spirit of Christmas, watching great classics in a comfy home theatre setting. December 22 ‒ January 7 | 6:30 pm & 8:00 pm. Free

Assorted Guest Artists & DJs at Le Bercail

End your day on a lovely note over drinks with friends, family or your sweetheart in Le Bercail’s casual atmosphere, with guest DJs or musicians providing entertainment. December 22 ‒ January 6 | 7:30 pm ‒ 10:30 pm. Free


In the main building, entrust your kids to our daycare while you share some evening time with your sweetheart, at either of our two restaurants. Service is ensured by professional child care personnel. Free for HGC guests. December 23 ‒ January 6 | 5:30 pm ‒ 10:30 pm. Reservations & registration at the Conciergerie.

Rise & Shine Activities

Waking up has never felt so good! Plan to attend our daily morning activity: Yoga, stretching... December 24 ‒ January 7 | 8:00 am ‒ 9:00 am. Free

Santa Claus Is Coming....

Yes, Santa’s got the right address and he’ll be slipping down HGC’s chimney with gifts for both tall ‒ and small ‒ children! Guests are invited to drop off their gifts at the Front Desk so Santa can hand them out himself. In fact, all our guests are invited to attend a cocktail celebrating family, at this magical time of year. December 24 | 5:00 pm. Free

Snow Kiting for Beginners

Love a good challenge? Try snow kiting with expert athlete Catherine Dufour and her Suroît Aventures team of pros, here onsite. Reservations at the Conciergerie. December 28 & 30 | January 3 & 6. Free trial. Fee for beginner lesson.

Cooking Workshops for All

Tall and small, to your aprons all: it’s time to get busy! Try our creative cooking labs that cover everything from homemade truffles to gnocchi. December 28 & 29 | January 4 & 5. Reservations at the Conciergerie. Free

Christmas Carolling

Big on Petit Papa Noël and Jingle Bells? Come listen to heartwarming carolling performed by a local choir – the voices of angels!
December 24 & 31 | 4:00 pm ‒ 7:00 pm. Free

Farmers Market

Discover some local artisans and producers in the comfort of the hotel. December 28 | 5:00 pm ‒ 8:00 pm. Free

Spa Nordique

Unwind with your family in the Spa’s hot and cold pools. Exceptionally, from December 23 to January 7, kids ages 6 to 12 are admitted at the Spa free of charge, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Skating Loop

Everyone can really let loose, gliding along to their heart’s content on our outdoor skating loop. Bring your skates or rent some here, and let us take care of the details: we’ll light the firepit, turn up the music and sculpt snow benches just for you! All winter long, Mother Nature permitting. Free


Rent some snowshoes at the hotel, and set out from here to discover superb wide open spaces. Nearby, explore le Boisé du quai on the St. Lawrence River shoreline – a must. All winter long. Free

Guided Snowshoe Tour

Hop on your snowshoes and take off on a 4 km guided tour. Reservations at the Conciergerie. Night of the full moon: January 2 | 5:00 pm ‒ 6:30 pm. Free

New Year’s Eve

A brilliant night of celebrations under Hôtel Germain Charlevoix’s sparkling lights. While a long table dinner is proposed in la Salle Multi, Les Labours’ chefs are pulling out the stops with a five-course dining experience complete with wine pairings, served plattered for sharing. At 11:00 pm, bubblies and other follies begin in la Salle Multi’s rustic chic decor. Reservations at the Conciergerie. Assorted prices

Parent/Child Yoga

Enjoy a fun parent-child yoga class with Emmanuelle. January 3| 4:00 pm ‒ 5:00 pm. Free.