Métis-sur-Mer is a charming village and summer resort on the south coast of the Saint Lawrence River in Mantane County, Quebec
. The name "Métis", which the locals pronounce Metsse, comes from a native Mi'kmaq word meaning "meeting place"; "sur-mer" refers to its location on the Saint Lawrence River. Metis-sur-Mer is one of the most popular resorts on the lower St. Lawrence River
. For more than a century Metis-sur-Mer has been a playground for Montreal
’s anglophone elite. This is a perfect spot to secure vacation rental accommodations for your lodging needs. Owner Direct Vacation Rentals can help you find vacation rental accommodation such as condo rentals or private home rentals
that makes you feel a part of the elite.
Visit theart galleries or go horseback riding
. View the grand arts and crafts style houses dotted throughout Metis-Sur-Mer. Within the area are three golf courses
, including the historic private Cascade Golf and Country Club. Go kayaking, canoeing or walk along the beach to see the lighthouse. Stop at Auberge Metiis-sur-Mer where you can have a massage or eat regional cuisine and seafood dishes. Enjoy the ever changing shore line of rocks and boulders, marine life and kelp. Talk to the seals! A short drive away is the town of Les Boules, now merged with Metis-Sur-Mer to form one village. This quaint town is named after huge boulders that look like giant “boules”.
One of the biggest attractions in the area is Reford Gardens (Les Jardins de Metis)
. The gardens are magnificent and have been designated a National Historic Site of Canada
. Every summer an International Garden Festival is held here.
Metis-Sur-Mer has always been a special destination. Let Owner Direct Vacation Rentals help you find the condo rental or private home rental accommodations you are looking for. The vacation rental accommodation you obtain can make or break a holiday. Let Owner Direct Vacations Rentals help “make” your next holiday.