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Address: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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District traditionally limited to the city's wealthiest native English...

District traditionally limited to the city's wealthiest native English speakers.

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A corner of Olde England!

It really is amazing to find this well manicured, beautifully maintained English village in the heart of Montreal. Walk around the square with the City Hall, classy apartment... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 October 2012
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Alberta, Canada
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Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2012

It really is amazing to find this well manicured, beautifully maintained English village in the heart of Montreal. Walk around the square with the City Hall, classy apartment buildings, Selwyn House private school, and the impressive war memorial. Then go to the beautiful public library, the park, and the greenhouse. Plenty of good restaurants along Sherbrooke Street, near the library.

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Shelburne, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2012

I love Westmount Parc as much as any place in the city. Great library, beautiful attached atrium with greenhouse (a fine place to warm up. smell the flowers, maybe read on a sunny late fall or winter day). In nice weather, the Parc is a great place to sit and relax, stroll, people watch (from soccer games to the playground... More 

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Montreal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2012

One of most beautiful part of Montreal, nice and quiet place to rest good librairy and good store. Ideal for promenade

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2012

Westmount is an affluent, refined area that's only a short walk from downtown. Just let yourself wander around the area for a while and admire the well-preserved (and eye-wateringly expensive) properties or window-shop the trendy boutiques. There are plenty of cafes along the way too - try La Brioche Doree on Greene Street.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2012

Lovely little town. It was quiet on a Sunday afternoon, We loved looking at all those old houses well maintained.

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2012

Westmount is that place that makes people who don't have much money feel it. Still, it's picturesque, and Westmount Park is wonderful. The library is also a gem.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2012

How does one review a city? The City of Westmount is a city on the Island of Montreal. The Island of Montreal has several cities (including the City of Montreal) which make up the Montreal Urban Community area. Located at the west end of the central business district of the City of Montreal, Westmount is primarily residential, with some businesses... More 

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Calgary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2012

This gem of a community hosts some of the most expensive properties in the country. Absolutely stunning. You can park your car and walk around. Lots of shops and cafes!!

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Montreal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2012

You would think that Westmount was part of Montreal...but it is not actually part of the city. It is worth a drive through to admire its gigantic homes, the different style of architecture increasing in size and grandeur the higher up the mountain you go. Many famous and influential people live within its borders.

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Montreal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2012

Where else can you walk and meet people who think alike, look alike, spend alike and live very very well. Secure, safe and self satisfied.

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