Located on the shore of Lac Hertel on Mont St. Hilaire, Gault House will charm you as much by its character as by its wide variety of services.
Whether you are looking for peace of mind, new inspiration, a warm place for an executive meeting, the Gault House staff can fulfill your most exacting needs. We offer a unique and stimulating environment.
Gault House is an ideal place for workshops, retreats, seminars, etc. Coffee-break service, meals, audiovisual equipment and overnight accommodation are available for your convenience. Meals and breaks are arranged according to your daytime program. WiFi and access to the trails included with your stay.
***Please note that since the spring of 2011 McGill University has revised the orientation of Gault House to better serve the mission of Gault Nature Reserve and will no longer offer the “reception” component. Gault House will continue to accommodate events relating to academic courses, lectures, seminars, retreats, business meetings and conferences.***
(10 to 70 persons)
Located on the ground floor, offers a captivating view of Lake Hertel, at the heart of the Reserve. Full audiovisual equipment available.
(up to 10 persons)
Located on the ground floor, equipped with a 55'' LED screen for your presentations
(up to 24 persons)
Located in the basement, perfect for field classes or for break-out sessions. Equipped with a 65'' screen for your presentations
Configuration at the Gault House
Chalets Meeting Rooms
The chalets were built by the University in 1964 to facilitate the use of the mountain in teaching and research. They are available for classes, retreats, workshops, conferences and the like, as well as for use by community groups.
Each of the two chalets has a fully equipped kitchen with an electric stove, refrigerator and micro-wave a lounge and dining area, and two bathrooms. Phone and wireless zone are also available, as well as a screen and projector. Our catering services are also available in the Chalets. Available during the week Monday through Thursday, 8 am to 5 pm.
Chalet 1 and Chalet2
(up to 16 persons/chalet )
Chalet Meeting Room
(up to 32 persons )
Immediately adjacent to the two chalets that includes a commercial kitchen and seating for 32 people. The large kitchen is available to groups renting the meeting room even if they do not use our catering services. The kitchen includes a commercial refrigerator, freezer, stove and griddle, dishwasher, microwave oven, coffee machine, and a full selection of dishes plus a set of large pots and pans.
Floor plan of the Chalets