About us

Motel & Restaurant Le Vacancier is the perfect location to explore the area's natural surrounding and enjoy the numerous activities that it offers, including  whale-watching cruises.

Bask in the magnificent landscapes and the comfort of our motel rooms and cabins, some equipped with kitchenettes. Ideally located, Motel & Restaurant Le Vacancier features a unique terrace, a verriere and a dining room,  with a magnificent view over the St.Lawrence River and direct access to a private  golden sand beach.. Experience the personalized welcome as you join the Groupe Dufour's extended family.


The Motel

Located in Baie-Sainte-Catherine and flanked by a peaceful, golden sand beach, the Motel Le Vacancier offers you a stay combining complete comfort with limitless maritime views.

Only 2 ½ hours from Quebec City, 1 ¼ hours from the Casino de Charlevoix, and 15 minutes from Tadoussac, it’s the dream location for exploring the Charlevoix, Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean and Lower North Shore regions. Travelling up the Saguenay in particular brings you one gorgeous vista after another. Outdoor activities, museums, golf and festivals are also part of every itinerary!