Hotel La Ferme joining Germain’s national network

Guestroom, Hotel La Ferme.

Guestroom, Hotel La Ferme.

QUEBEC CITY — Groupe Germain Hotels and Groupe Le Massif announced on May 1 an agreement that will see Groupe Germain Hotels become the official operator of Charlevoix's Hotel La Ferme on June 1.

At the heart of the Le Massif de Charlevoix project, Hotel La Ferme, in addition to its 145 rooms and lofts, features a railway station and public square, a restaurant that emphasizes Charlevoix's terroir and market cuisine, café, lounge bar, multipurpose room, six meeting rooms, spa and gym.

“We have built a unique and recognized hotel in the heart of Charlevoix and Groupe Germain, a major player in the Canadian hotel industry, will bring its expertise to the destination,” said Daniel Gauthier, president of Groupe Le Massif's board of directors.

Group Germain Hotels, which owns 11 establishments across Canada, including six outside the province of Quebec, plans to open another three properties in Ontario and Alberta by 2017.