Overlooking the bay of Tadoussac, Hotel Le Pionnier is minutes from the Interpretation Center of Marine Mammals. The hotel offers tickets and a free shuttle service to whale watching tours. Guest rooms provide a coffee maker and cable TV. All rooms include a private bathroom and a hairdryer. The Tadoussac Golf Club is 1.6 km from the Le Pionnier Hotel. Area activities near the hotel include kayaking, cycling and hiking.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Free parking available at the hotel


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Room type
Number of guests
1 double bed
1 large double bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
Low score for Tadoussac
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Loubna
    Canada Canada
    The place is awesome. You park and go everywhere. Inner parking available. Very clean. Towels very clean. Great view from the room. The beds and pillows very comfortable.
  • Stephan
    France France
    It is easy to access whale watching cruises from the hotel, which is why we visited Tadoussac. The hotel mentioned that check-in would have to be between 16:00 and 18:00, but even though we were earlier than 16:00, they showed flexibility and...
  • Vanessa
    Canada Canada
    I loved the view, the staff and the comfortable bed.

Hotel surroundings

Facilities of Hotel Le Pionnier

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun terrace
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Live music/performance
  • Themed dinner nights
  • Walking tours
  • Stand-up comedy
  • Horse riding
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
  • Children's playground
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment and family services
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Books, DVDs, or music for children
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Mosquito net
  • Heating
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Sun umbrellas
Languages spoken
  • English
  • French

Property practice

This property has told us they implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

House rules
Hotel Le Pionnier takes special requests - add in the next step!

From 16:00 to 18:00
Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in
You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.
Until 11:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required option.
Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 5 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
CAD 15 per child, per night

Prices for extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no cots available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets are not allowed.
Cards accepted at this hotel

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Guests who cannot check in between 16:00 and 18:00 must contact the property directly ahead of time. Guests who do not contact the property will be charged a fee equal to 50% of the reservation on their credit card.

Please contact the hotel prior to arrival for an extra bed as they are limited.

Please note that this hotel does not have a lift and cannot accommodate guests with limited mobility.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Hotel Le Pionnier in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

License number: 020705

FAQs about Hotel Le Pionnier

  • Check-in at Hotel Le Pionnier is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Hotel Le Pionnier offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Children's playground
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Walking tours
    • Horse riding
    • Live music/performance
    • Stand-up comedy
    • Themed dinner nights

  • The prices at Hotel Le Pionnier may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Hotel Le Pionnier is 550 yards from the centre of Tadoussac. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Hotel Le Pionnier include:

    • Double

  • The nearest beach is just 150 yards from Hotel Le Pionnier. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.