Welcome to Montreal

Please find below general information that could be of use as you make your move to Montreal and settle here:

General Montreal websites

Cost of Living



Cultural Tabloids

Getting around

Temporary Lodging (Hotels)

McGill University Travel Services has negotiated special arrangements with five official hotels located in the Downtown area, all within walking distance of the main campus. To obtain the reduced rates, please mention McGill University when making your reservation.


Accommodation at the New Residence Hall Executive floors open year round to Alumni and McGill invitees. Blocks away from downtown campus, this residence offers comfort and security with all the amenities. Continental breakfast included in V.I.P. lounge. Call for McGill rate at 514-398-3471, contact reservation.nrh [at] mcgill.ca or visit their website here

Real Estate

For information on purchasing or leasing a home in the Montreal area, here are a few of the numerous agencies:


A few to get started...

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