Dear loyal customers,
While this unprecedented pandemic might be one of the biggest global challenges we will be facing in our lifetime, please remember: we are in this together, and we WILL get through this, together. To all of our clients, friends and familly, working day and night on the front line of our health system (nurses, maintenance services, adminitrative sector, doctors), THANK YOU.
To all of you hard-working parents, caught juggling the very challenging worlds of workin from home and caring for your child and loved ones; THANK YOU. To all of you who, despite a very busy work schedule, must take care of an older parent living under your roof , for who confinement weighs heavily: THANK YOU. To all of those who go to the front lines, day after day, with a beautiful smill and a positive mindset so that WE can continue to have access to essential services (grocery stores, restaurants, hotels, convenience stores, gas stations, transportation, and maintenance employees from all municipalities): THANK YOU.
Be assured that our entire team at OTL works relentlessly with all of the needed authorities (public health and safety at work), and constantly exceeds all of the very strict measures put forward by the restaurant industry during this unprecedented pandemic.
Our strict procedures at OTL Sherbrooke and OTL Saguenay
To protect the health and the safety of all our precious customers and employes, we meet and exceed all of the public safety standards issued by the INSPQ (National Institute of Public Health of Quebec); close monitoring of our employees and customers (covid-like symptoms: cough, fever, respiratory difficulties etc.: these individuals wont have access to the premises, for the safety of us all), strict sanitary measures (hydro-alcoholic distributor, continual hand washing, more frequent cleaning by the maintenance team), payment by phone or credit card on our terminal, social distancing (2m), closing all common areas until further notice.
We will get through this, together !
At OTL we meet and exceed all of the strict standards put forward by the public health instance in Quebec, therefor we are open for new reservations. As life goes on, our governement is now gradually lifting the confinement measures. Clients from all across Quebec are booking now booking some stays for business trips, a romantic weekend or a family getaway with your loved ones.
Our Boefish restaurant, ranked among Canada’s top 100 restaurants (OpenTable) also remains open for takeout service on Fridays Saturdays and Sundays, make sure to call Boefish for your gourmet order, in the comfort of your home, or your modern room or suite at OTL.
From our entire team at OLT: stay positive, take care of your loved ones, and do take care of yourself. Because after all, we are in this together, and we will get through this TOGETHER.
Fall is definitely the ideal season for planning a perfect family getaway with your loved ones. Come discover our city’s most beautiful attractions, in the heart of the Eastern Townships, and create memories that will be remembered for a lifetime ! Our team at OTL Gouverneur presents to you the top 5 must-see attractions, to put on your itinerary, on your next family vacation!
Muralis, Sherbrooke’s Mural Experience
Come discover the one and only Muralis, a beautiful discovery of our city’s most vibrant murals, produced by the Space and Dream Team. Muralis is a fun and interactive journey where the murals of Sherbrooke come to life, with a simple touch on your cellphone or your tablet. You will be amazed by the numerous characters, interactive capsules, and animations, presented to you on this unique journey. Enjoy the mesmerizing panoramas that unfold before your eyes on this one of a kind “open-air gallery”!
Make sure to download the Muralis app, free of charge, for all Apple and Google users. Allow yourself a minimum of 2 hours, to complete this fun adventure..
Festival de la famille (Septembre 28th)
Come experience exciting activities aimed for all ages; inflatable games, trampolines, bungee, fire trucks, make-up kiosks for little ones, workshops, uplifting music and playful shows for the whole family. A must-see during your next trip in the heart of Sherbrooke.
The Giant Pumpkin Festival (Septembre 28th)
Lennoxville’s Giant Pumpkin Festival is the ideal activity for the entire family, with a fun-packed program that will please all of your loved ones. Come discover Sherbrooke’s biggest pumpkins on display, and enjoy the site’s numerous activities such as; shows and entertainment for the whole family, inflatable games, make-up kiosks, horse-drawn wagon rides, tasting kiosks, local producers, and so much more.
The Grandes Fourches cycling circuit
The Grandes Fourches cycling circuit, was an initiative from the city of Sherbrooke, aimed to promote walking and biking as part of an healthy and active lifestyle. Come enjoy a beautiful walk or a dynamic bike ride on this 126 km long circuit, and enjoy breathtaking panoramas, offered by fall’s most vibrant color changes!
EIM 2019 - Espace (IM) Media (until october 31st)
The 5th edition of EIM 2019 is bringing together more than 15 artists from all over Quebec and Canada, as well as artist from all over the world. The EIM Festival is a unique artistic journey, where you will discover audiovisual arts, in all of it’s forms, while exploring the reality of humanity in the era of digital technology!
Book without further delay, your dream vacations at OTL Gouverneur Sherbrooke, and experience Sherbrooke’s most beloved attractions and activities for the whole family!
Sherbrooke is one of Quebec’s most popular cities when it comes to family activities, fun festivities, and outdoor adventures in one of nature’s most beautiful landscape. Our team at OTL Gouverneur presents to you 6 of the most exciting and beloved activities in our region, for you and your littles ones to enjoy on your next family vacation!
1- The Vivant en Bibitte exhibition, at the Maison de l’eau du Parc Lucien-Blanchard
Brought to you by the Musée de la nature et des sciences de Sherbrooke, this beautiful exhibition presents an impressive selection of animal species and amphibiens, such as; insects, reptiles, turtles, fish, snakes, and around 40 colorful frogs! On site, you will enjoy numerous interactive animations as well as many fun and interesting scientific activities; a must-see on your next trop to Sherbrooke!
2- A one of a kind adventure at the Musée de la nature et des sciences de Sherbrooke
Come discover all of the museum’s exhibitions, presented to you throughout the year at the MNS2. Your kids will be thrilled to take part in the numerous interactive and immersive exhibitions, shows, and animations on site. The MNS2 is also home to a prestigious reserve of over 65 000 species and objects from our precious heritage, for you to discover !
3- A day at the beach (Parc de la Plage-Municipale, ou Parc Lucien-Blanchard)
Come enjoy our citie’s most beautiful beaches - Plage-Municipale & Plage du Parc Lucien-Blanchard – from june 22th to august 18th inclusively. Perfect for a fun family outting, our beaches are definitely the ideal site for a refreshing summer splash and a fun picnic under the sun!
4- A dazzing adventure at Laser Plus
Laser Plus offers an adventurous Laser Pursuit, with out of this world visual effects, uplifting sound tracks, wild obstacles and so much more! Mini-golf amateurs will be amazed with the unique Laser Putt Adventure; an interactive and highly addictive mini-golf circuit that will please the whole family! Adrenaline-junkies will be pleased to participate in Laser Plus’ new addition: the Ax Throw, aimed for adults only.
5-An exciting experience at O-Volt
Perfect for the whole family, O-Volt offers ; a gigantic KidsZone with 4 exciting levels (dedicated for children under the age of 12), a one of a kind trampoline section with 3 olympic trampolines, a dazzling Ninja-style circuit, and a safe climbing zone for all age groups.
6- A fishing trip at Lucien-Blanchard park
Discover all of the pleasures of fishing in the heart of our splendid Lucien-Blanchard park. Renowned for its many hiking & walking trails, the Lucien-Blanchard park is perfect for a beautiful day in the outdoors with your little ones. Come enjoy the park’s beautiful beach (Magog River), its many volleyball courts, its beautiful picnic area and its kid zone that will please kids of all ages!
At OTL Gouverneur, we know how a successful family vacations can give place to the most memorable and precious memories, for you and your little ones to cherish for a lifetime.
Book now, your next family getaway at OTL Sherbrooke, and discover what makes Sherbrooke, one of the best family destinations in Quebec!
Sherbrooke is a one-of-a-kind destination, that will make sure to charm you from the get go!
With a vibrant urban atmosphere, the city of Sherbrooke will sweep you off your feet with it’s magnificient panoramic views! Our team at OTL has handpicked a list of the most appreciated activities, to put on your itinirary, on your next weekend trip in Sherbrooke!
1- A day of pampering at PAŪS Spa Expérience
Come live the PAŪS experience, and enjoy a full day of relaxation and well-being in a state-of-the-art facility! PAŪS offers you a beautiful selection of high-end treatments, in an urban setting that is chic and welcoming. Come experience a rejuvenating Thermal Experience at PAŪS, and enjoy the beautiful facilities available to you: whirlpool, sauna, steam bath, swimming pool, polar shower, and a beautiful resting and relaxation area. PAŪS offers you a wide selection of face care (facial, exfoliation, peeling,), body care (exfoliation, body wrap, balneotherapy, etc.), massages that are tailored for your needs (Californian, Swedish, therapeutic, pregnant woman), and much more.
2- Sherbrooke’s Museum of Nature and Sciences
Discover a beautiful selection of naturalized animals, on the AlterAnima exhibition, or take part in the mystical Terra Mutantès multi-sensory show, where you will discover our planet earth, and it’s evolution, over the past 400 million years! The museum offers numerous interactive, educational and scientific exhibitions, and many more activities that will suit the whole family. A family activity, not to be missed, during your next stay in Sherbrooke!
3- Sherbrooke’s Museum of Fine Arts
Come and enjoy the museum’s most beautiful art collections, from the 19th and 20th century.
In addition to its many breathtaking exhibitions, the museum also offers a wide selection of activities for the whole family during the weekend. Come discover the museum’s Balades du Samedi – entres amis, en famille (taking place every 1st saturday of the month), where the whole family gets to discover the museum’s exhibition, with the help of a passionate guide. Come and discover the beauty of art, like never before.
4- Sherbrooke’s Craft Beer Tour
A real must for all of you craft beer enthusiasts, the Craft Beer Tour of Sherbrooke is a discovery tour, allowing you to discover our region’s most beautiful heritage and architecture, while enjoying the best craft beers in the city. You can either opt for a pedectrian circuit (where you will discover Le Boq, La Mare au Diable and the Siboire microbreweries), or a circuit by car (Le Refige des Brasseurs, Lion D’or, and Siboire microbreweries).
Come enjoy an unforgettable weekend in the heart of our magnificient city, with your friends, your spouse or your whole family ! Call us to plan your next adventure in Sherbrooke.
So many adjectives come to mind when trying to define our beautiful city of Sherbrooke; some call it intoxicating and colorful, some others fiery, vibrant and welcoming! When it comes to festivals, events and attractions, the people of Sherbrooke sure know how to make your experience unforgettable and unique. Our team at OTL Sherbrooke has handpicked the region's most talked-about and most beloved festivals and events, for you to enjoy on your next trip to Sherbrooke !
Festibières de Sherbrooke: the second edition of the very acclaimed Festibières de Sherbrooke will take place this summer, from May 31st to June 2nd. Come enjoy the "beergarden" experience and taste some of the most exclusive beers worldwide. Each year, the festival gathers more than 30 microbreweries and a wide selection of foodtrucks. On the program this year: live music, numerous conferences on the beer industry, and the very famous Beertruck! https://infofestibiere.com/sherbrooke/
Sherblues & Folk: take part in this unforgettable musical journey, under the beautiful rythms of blues & folk music. The festival willl take place in the heart of downtown Sherbrooke, from July 3rd to July 7th. Come and groove under the sounds of internationnaly renowned artists, with 40 different representations and shows. http://sherblues.ca/
Le Ribfest de Sherbrooke: come and enjoy the very 1st edition of Sherbrooke's own Ribfest festival, that will take place in the parking lot of the Centre des Foires in the city of Sherbrooke (on July 12, 13 and 14). On the menu; delicious spare ribs, tender pulled pork, chicken, somptuous poutines and so much more - a true paradise for all meat lovers !
Festival des rythmes d'Afrique de Sherbrooke: here comes the 16th edition of the internationnally renowned Festival des rythmes d'Afrique de Sherbrooke, in downtown Sherbrooke, from july 18th to August 3rd. All shows are free of charge, and feature the biggest names in the african musical scene. Artists from all over the world - France, Haïti, Congo, Colombia, Guinea and many more - are gathered to take you on a musical journey that will mesmerize you from beginning to end. https://takhiou.wixsite.com/rythmesdafrique
Fête Nationale du Québec: come and celebrate Quebec's National Day like never before; a perfect event for the whole family. Take part in the many festivities offered on June 23rd, in the heart of downtown Sherbrooke; plenty of entertainment, musical shows, cultural and artisanal products, food kiosks, and so much more. https://www.fetenationale.quebec/
La Tournée des microbrasseries de Sherbrooke: what better way to celebrate summer than to enjoy a beautiful & succulent selection of craft beers, on your next stay in Sherbrooke. Take part in one of the 2 discovery-circuits designed for all beer enthusiasts; where you will discover the city's beautiful heritage, while savouring some of the best craft beers in the region! The circuit is a 6-stop microbrewerie-discovery route, in Sherbrooke's most popular and beloved microbreweries. This idyllic brewery-tour is available all year long.
Our team at OTL Sherbrooke knows the importance of enjoying life's simple pleasures, and is available at all time, to help you you create the vacation of your dreams! Call us now for further information.
Summer is definitely knocking at our doors, making it the perfect time to plan your next adventure in the heart of our beautiful region! Our team at OTL Sherbooke offers you a list of the top 3 cities to visit and discover during your next stay in Estrie.
With its everlasting landscapes and vibrant touristic attractions, Sherbrooke is a must-see destination for the whole family. Every summer, the St-Elie Farm offers you the ultimate rasberry and strawberry-picking experience, with a beautiful and breathtaking 10 hectar field, full of delicious and sweet as can be berries. Come and enjoy fruit-picking with your loved ones and enjoy one of the many farm's products sold directly at their kiosk.
For all you wine lovers and connaisseurs, OTL Sherbrooke strongly recommends a pitstop at the Halte des Pelerins Vineyard, where you can taste and appreciate some of the finest local wines in the area. Discover all the wine-making secrets and mysteries, with one of the vineyard's certified wine connaisseur. A guided tour of the vineyard is also offered - 1 hour tour or 2 hour tour - alone or in a group. http://www.haltedespelerins.com/
For the ultimate relaxation experience, enjoy a full day of self-care and pampering at Paus Spa Experience in Sherbrooke (site web); one of the finest and most renowned spa's in the whole region! Come and enjoy a full thermal experience, and choose one or many of the spa's high-end treatments and cares; massages, facial care, body care, hair care, manicure, pedicure, etc. https://pausspa.ca/sherbrooke/fr/soins-et-services/experience-thermale/ . Paus Spa Experience also caters to pregnant women and men.
For the more adventurous ones, the city of Sherbrooke offers many attractions that will make sure to please all daredevils! Whether you want to initiate yourself to the joys of paddle boarding - at the O'SUP paddle boarding school - or climb some of the most unusual and grandiose structures - at Vertige Escalade - Sherbrooke will cater to all of your needs and desirs!
The Zoo of Granby is a definite must-see during your escapades in the heart of the Estrie region. Come discover the beauty and exotism of 1800 animals (225 exotic species and 90 sea species). Immerse yourself in the zoo's magical wildlife and discover many of our world's most prestigious and mystical animals: tigers, lions, zebras, gorillas, and so much more.
La Ferme Heritage Miner is yet another beloved attraction located in the city of Granby, where you will be introduced to a unique ecotourism environment. Come and discover many state-of-the-art agri-environmental methodologies and techniques, while taking a glimpse on a wide selection of ancient species and plants. Come enjoy some delicious and refreshing products, offered at the farm's newly opened dairy bar!
A trip at the Gorge Coaticook Park, is also a must during your summer escapade! This unique park offers a wide range of activities for the whole family (hiking, biking, a little farm, etc.).
Take part in the magnificient Foresta Lumina night course; a magical and unique experience; with dazzling visual & sound effects, and out of this world scenographic effects! Foresta Lumina is available from June 15 to October 7, 2019.
For fishing enthusiasts, we recommend the Baldwin Pond, ideal for trout fishing, and for the observation of bald eagles. For the more adventurous ones, Mount Pinacle offers a hiking or climbing experience in the heart of it's majestic cliff, overlooking the blue waters of Lake Lyster.
To make the most of your next adventure in our region, make sure to add one of the many attractions listed above, to your summer vacation itinerary ! Make your summer adventure memorable and unforgettable, with the help of our team at OTL Sherbrooke (lien réservation), and let yourself be amazed by all of the activities, attractions and events that our region has to offer.
The city of Sherbrooke is famous for its virtually never-ending green spaces as well as its sumptuous landscapes! Among the most popular sites and attractions of the city, Sherbrooke's parks are truly the envy of the entire Eastern Townships. OTL handpicked a list of Sherbrooke's 5 most beloved parks, that will truly please all nature enthusiasts !
With a surface area of 70 hectares, the Bois-Beckett park is the perfect site to enjoy a calm and pleasant walk, in a spectacular scenery (6.1km trail - for walking and hiking). Officially recognized by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Wildlife as an old-growth forest, this magnificent park, is now home to more than 103 different bird species, a true paradise for all bird lovers. This park, is to this day, one of the most popular attractions of Sherbrooke.
Gorge Coaticook park
Come live the magic of Foresta Lumina; a one-of-a-kind night trail, in the very heart of the Gorge Coaticook Park. Come discover Foresta Lumina's mysterious world; 11 uniquely designed zones, on a mesmerizing 2.6km trail. Be dazzled by all the visual effects, soundtracks and scenography put in place by the Moment Factory team, in this beautiful fantasy land. Foresta Lumina is available from June 15th to October 7th, 2019. Make sure to book your tickets now!
Mont Orford National Park
With its impressive landscapes, the Mont-Orford National Park truly offers one of the region's most spectacular and breathtaking panorama! Take a walk (or hike) in the heart of this legendary location, and let yourself be captivated by the beauty of its biodiversity; white-tailed deer, herons, reptiles, amphibians, etc. All year-long, the Mont-Orford National Park offers a wide selection of activities for your whole family; hiking, climbing, swimming, paddle board, kayak, pedal boat, rowboat, bike, fatbike, cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, snowshoeing, etc. Come and enjoy one of Eastern Townships' most talked-about nature attraction!
Mont Bellevue park
With an incredible surface area of 200 hectares, Mont-Bellevue Park is considered to be the largest natural park in the city of Sherbrooke. With an astonishing 30km of trails (perfect for walking, skiing, snow shoeing and mountain biking trails), this park will please all nature lovers ! Open all year-long, the Mont-Bellevue Park is a definite must-see in the region.
Parc de la rive
This lovely site is located on the banks of the St-François River, and offers an alluring 1km walking trail. Ideal for a fun family walk, a bike ride, or a beautiful picnic under the sun, the Parc de la rive will charm you with its breathtaking view on the Rivière-St-François.
With its wide selection of natural parks and green spaces, the city of Sherbrooke is the ideal destination for all nature lovers. Hesitate no more, and book your dream vacation at our sumptuous OTL Gouverneur Sherbrooke , for an unforgettable family vacation with your loved ones, or a luxurious romantic getaway with your partner!
The city of Sherbrooke offers a wide selection of activities for the whole family, come visit us all year long and create beautiful memories, that will last a lifetime. Enjoy the magnificient green spaces of our city, and discover the main attractions and events that makes Sherbrooke, one of the most enjoyable and welcoming cities in Quebec.
Here are Sherbooke's must-see attractions and activities for the whole family make sure to include these essentials on your next stay at OTL Sherbrooke.
1- Mont-Orford National Park
Ride down the slopes of Mont-Orford (61 tracks, including 17 gladed ski runs); the highest ski resort in the Eastern Townships, and the fourth in the province of Quebec. Mont-Orford is located in the heart of Mont-Orford National Park, only 25 minutes away from OTL. For alpine hikers and cross-country skiers, Mont-Orford National Park will amaze you with its breathtaking landscapes.
2- Mont Bellevue Park
Come enjoy the wonders of the largest park in Sherbrooke city with activities such as; tube sliding, snowboarding, skiing, hiking, snowshoeing, mountain biking and much more. Fall under the spell of the magical beauty of Mont-Bellevue Park, only 10 minutes away from OTL.
3- Paddle Board Course (paddle surfing), SUP yoga, SUP fitness
Initiate yourself to the joys of this trendy water sport in a beautiful setting at the O'SUP Surf School. Several courses (for all levels) are offered by certified instructors: Paddle Board, SUP Yoga, and SUP Fitness. Boards, paddles and life jackets are included.
4- Fishing (Magog and St-François Rivers)
Come enjoy the 11 fishing holes of Magog River, and 23 pools of St-François River; catch a varierty of fish such as brown trout, rainbow trout, yellow perch, pike, bass, and take home plenty of memories that will last a lifetime! (Information: 819 821-1919).
5- Golf courses
- Milby Golf Club (18 hole course, created in 1964 by renowned architect Howard Watson): one of the best semi-private courses in Quebec, a few miles away from Sherbrooke.
- Sherbrooke Golf Club (18-hole course, 4 golf simulators, open all year long, semi-private, caters to all level of golfers)
- Lennoxville Golf Club (the oldest 9-hole course in the country (RCGA), founded in 1897, caters to all level of golfers).
Fun, all year long
6- Laser Plus
Come and have fun on this 11,000 square foot family entertainment venue; play hide-and-seek and laser-tag in huge labyrinths (2); and enjoy the visual effects, obstacles, fog, and black-lights. Laser Plus also offers a black-light mini-golf circuit with various themes.
7- The Rigolo (amusement center)
Children will be charmed by this indoor amusement center, dedicated to 0-11 years old, with activities such as; play structures, giant ball pits, trampoline. Safe and fun environment, family package available.
8- Vertige Escalade
Come discover Quebec's most unique indoor climbing center. Built in the heart of the Christ-Roi church, you will be delighted by the sumptuous decor of this site. A perfect activity for the whole family (for passionate climbers as well as beginners).
9- The Sherbrooke Museum of Nature and Science
Come visit the recently renovated Museum and its many exhibitions, both permanent and temporary, depicting themes such as nature and science. Discover the Museum's reserve, where 65,000 specimens and objects from our heritage are preserved. The Museum also offers; an interactive theatre, a large picnic area (indoor), workshops for kids of all age, a day camp, etc.
- Illégal le trafic animal (the illegal wildlife trade of different species). Presented until June 2019.
- Alteranima, rencontres inusitées. (come and meet over 500 specimens such as polar bears, cougars, etc. on a beautiful site with enchanting visual and sound effects). Presented until June 1st 2019.
- Terra Mutantès (discover the evolution of the landscapes of Sherbrooke and its regio) Presented until May 1st 2020.
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