The Montreal Fashion and Design Festival (Festival Mode et Design Montréal) is here July 31 – Aug 3. This is a glamorous event for four days and nights, taking place in the heart of downtown Montreal. A must-see for all fashionistas!
The festival is all about the latest trends in fashion, design, music and shopping and includes a huge lineup of events and performances in various venus surrounding the Mcgill College Avenue boutique and shopping complex sector: Place Ville Marie, Les Cours Montréal, Centre Eaton, Place Montreal Trust, Complexe Les Ailes (full schedule can be found on the Festival Mode Design website). Prestigious international fashion labels and national designers will be present throughout .
The Fashion and Design Festival is just six blocks East of Hotel Le Crystal and easily within walking distance (by heels or flats!). By BIXI bike, dedicated station corner Ste-Catherine and McGill College. By Metro, station McGill Metro (exit Eaton Center).
Hotel Le Crystal Montreal is proud to participate in the Fashion and Design Festival’s High Heels Race, Wednesday July 31 at 12:30pm at McGill College Avenue (between de Maisonneuve and Sainte-Catherine). Women (and men alike!) are invited to participate in this race for a great cause, where teams of two must run the course relay-style (the shoe as baton), in a heeled shoe of minimum 3 inches. All participants are asked to collect donations, which will be donated to Le Chaînon women’s shelter. This year the theme is ‘Vintage’and prizes will be awarded to the team with the best time, team with the best vintage look, as well as the highest funds collected.
If you are looking for a destination to enjoy the summer, fashion and festivals, we are a boutique hotel in Montreal with something to offer something everyone. When you stay with us you will enjoy a truly unique spa hotel experience and oasis of relaxation in Montreal unlike no other. We have a dedicated floor for relaxation where you will find a salt water pool, complete fitness center, Jacuzzi on a terrace, two saunas, and AmeriSpa offering a full range of spa care.
The pool is surrounded by windows ceiling to floor, offering all-weather retreat, lounge zone and a breathtaking view of downtown Montreal. The terrace with Jacuzzi is fitted with superb lounging chairs as well as equally stunning city views. We also have certified rescuers on duty and several games and pool accessories to keep the kids happy and safe while you relax. We also have a state of the art fitness center which includes Life Fitness equipment with integrated screen, stationary bikes, treadmills, yoga balls and free weights.
AmeriSpa is a well known Quebec health and beauty centre, and offers a variety of treatments and massages as well as lounge area, five massage rooms, dedicated pedicure and manicure room, and a signature treatment.
In between shopping, fashion festivities and resting your feet…Restaurant La Couple (official restaurant of Hotel Le Crystal) has a beautiful urban terrace for even more lounging. Enjoy our many weekly specials, 5 à 7, wine bar, lounge menu, lunch table d’hôte, drink menu…
Let us help you make the best of happening downtown Montreal, in style!