Located just 10 minutes from the center of Quebec City, Canada, Hotel de Glace — this is one of the essential winter attractions of the city.
The hotel opened in 2001 and since then it has been visited more than half a million people. Huge ice caves decorated with beautiful sculptures. More than 500 tons of ice and snow 15000 took to build this unique hotel, the only one of its kind in North America. Each year the Hotel de Glace is completely transformed and more ice sculpture attracts more tourists. The air temperature in the Hotel de Glace in the range from -25 ° C to +5 ° C.
All the furniture in the hotel is made of ice, but the beds are comfortable enough to sleep. At the base of the ice is placed a wooden base, which is laid on top of the mattress, guests spend the night in sleeping bags. It features a jacuzzi and an outdoor sauna, and Ice Bar offers cocktails in glasses warming … of course ice. Ice Cafe can be converted into a chapel for wedding ceremonies. Pride of the house — a large ice slide — instantly transports anyone wanting to childhood.
The cost of living in the Hotel de Glace starts at $ 219 per person per day.