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Condo-Hotel Natakam and Cottages

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 26 August 2016

After reading about some noise concerns in Tadoussac, we opted to stay for one night in a more natural setting at Natakam, which ended up being one of the best decisions we made for our entire trip. The condo had all the supplies that our family of 4 needed and an amazing view of marine mammals at play in the...

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Essipit I, Responsable relations publiques at Condo-Hotel Natakam and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment, it is very appreciated. We are also very pleased that you chose instead of Essipit Tadoussac! We are especially pleased that Natakam condos was beyond your expectations and your best vacation choice. Our site is beautiful with its WOW view of the majestic St. Lawrence River, its paths, its rocky sea enhanced by the comfort...

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 6 October 2015

On a two week tour of Quebec and Eastern Canada, we had booked one night in Condo Le Natakam. What a fantastic organization they are. Our reservation was ready, when we checked in, not only for the accommodations but for the whale watching expedition the next day. (IF you are planning on whale watching in this area, choose THIS group,...

1Thank Patti L
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Normally I'm very cautious in writing excellent reviews - but this place is just amazing. It is simply amazing to have breakfast and on the same time to be privileged to observe the wildlife just in front of the house. We saw birds, whales and many other just amazing animals just from the table. Sorry but if you are in...

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Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

This is our 2nd time at Essipit and will not be the last. It's beautiful, spotless and restful. Love watching the whales from our balcony and from sitting down close to the water on rocks Saw many whales. The condos have everything you could possible need. Check in is easy even if they don't speak English well, they try very...

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Basildon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

I discovered this place on an internet search whilst trying to find a suitable place to stay north of Quebec for whale watching. We booked two condos that looked directly onto the St Lawrence river and the headland. The views were absolutely fantastic. The condos were excellent, plenty of room, two queen size beds in the one bedroom, a balcony...

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Richmond, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2015

A two night stay at the condos Natakam was far too short but even after this short time we left feeling relaxed, peaceful and very content. Finding a place to equally please a 10 year old, her 15 and 17 year old sisters and their mother, too, is not always successfull, but It was ever so easy in Essipit. As...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 12 September 2014

We stayed 2 nights for our local whale watching tour. Cottages were clean, large, well equipped, great view of the river. Staff were welcoming and helpful. We found it central to the attractions we were using in the area. Great visit.

1Thank William1098
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 10 September 2014

The best part of our Quebec trip. The place is peaceful and my feeling being here was just magical. The condos (or apartment) are clean and the people are hospitable and helpful. From 7:00 in the morning when whales come out dancing and playing in the water. I would love to go back here again.

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2014

This was an extension onto our fortnight trip to south eastern Canada so we wondered if we had added one thing too many with the extra mileage - but no!! it was well worth the extra time spent here and I wished we had more than one night. We had booked the accommodation and the whale watching cruise in a...

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Reviewed 23 August 2014

We stayed in Natakam for three days and loved every minute of our stay. It was spotless and had everything we could possibly need to make our meals. The views from our condo windows were spectacular. We saw a few whales from our the windows and balcony. Lovely trails to walk on. All and all a wonderful peaceful environment

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Natakam, which is an Innu word meaning "on the banks of the river," has 32 modern and comfortable hotel-condo units that are ideal for families of 4 people (some units take up to 6 people). Open year-round, this enchanting site bordering the St. Lawrence River is just a 30-minute drive from Tadoussac. It’s the ideal place for a pleasant stay in an entirely natural setting in the heart of the welcoming Essipit community. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Condo-Hotel Natakam and Cottages

Address: 46, Rue de la Reserve, Essipit, Quebec G0T1K0, Canada
Region: Canada > Quebec > Essipit
Price Range: $138 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Condo-Hotel Natakam and Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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“All of the rooms have a wall of windows facing the water!”
 of 5 bubbles babelfishtravels, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I'm pretty sure all of the condos are the same. IF you want to avoid stairs, specify ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles PattiL972, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“we were very pleased with our 1st floor condo offering great views and pivacy.”
 of 5 bubbles smm64, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
“all of the cottages face the river.”
 of 5 bubbles William1098, 12 Sep 2014 | Read review
“We had an upstairs condo which can only be improve the view, but I think most of the middle section of condos have a great view! There are a few trees to the sides which may obscure part of the view for outer condos but every condo faces the river with large windows.”
  • a nice touch
  • lovely trims :)
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  • spacious and peaceful
  • peaceful
  • nice trims
  • lovely decor.
  • spacious
 of 5 bubbles pubble, 28 Aug 2014 | Read review
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