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Esprit Riverside BnB

HI Auberge Esprit

Situated on a spectacular peninsula jutting into the Ottawa River, Auberge Esprit is ideally located mid-way between the world famous Algonquin and Gatineau Parks. Auberge Esprit, accredited by Hostelling International (network of lodgings offering clean, comfortable and affordable accommodation), is a unique, rustic camp catering to travelers, backpackers, course participants and rafters alike. Groups welcome!

Auberge Esprit is well off the beaten tourist track yet is still easily accessible by public bus to Pembroke or Fort Coulonge, by Moose Transport (backpackers’ budget transportation company) or by an Esprit shuttle from Ottawa/Gatineau.

Availability & Costs (Hostel)

May-October$30 / night (Kids 11 & under: $20 / night)

Auberge EspritAuberge Esprit is regularly inspected for high standards of cleanliness, safety, environmental sustainability and availability of facilities. You can count on a clean, safe, friendly and economical stay!

Auberge EspritEach cabin offers:
 fully equipped communal kitchen  washrooms & showers bed and linens  laundry facilities • Free WI-FI, canoeing, kayaking, swimming and volleyball.

Questions? Call us Toll-Free: 1-800-596-7238

Auberge EspritWhip up your favourite meal before or after your activities with our fully equipped communal kitchen.

Questions? Call us Toll-Free: 1-800-596-7238

Auberge EspritCatering to travelers, backpackers, course participants and rafters alike. Groups are welcome!

Questions? Call us Toll-Free: 1-800-596-7238

Auberge EspritWe have 5 cabins that sleep 4 people each. All bunk beds are twin size and linens are included.

Questions? Call us Toll-Free: 1-800-596-7238


Ideal for individuals and groups who are participating in one of our courses, adventure trips or those just looking for a camp site in the area. Bring your own tent and enjoy sleeping outside surrounded by the majestic Ottawa River. Your camping fee includes the use of the lodge showers and bathrooms as well as free use of kayaks, canoes, volleyball court and climbing wall.

* Please note that some packages include the cost of camping.

Availability & Costs (Camping)

AvailabilityCosts per personOptional addons
May-October$15 / night (Kids 11 & under: $10 / night)Two person Platform Tent rental: $30.00 flat ra per person. (Setup on a wooden platform, with tin roof, mattress, pillows and bedding!)

Rent or provide your own tentCamping fee per person: $15/night/adults
Camping fee per person: $10/night/kids 11 & under

Questions? Call us Toll-Free: 1-800-596-7238

Two person cabin tent rentalReady to go, setup on a wooden platform and includes mattress! Two person platform tent rental: $30/night per person.

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Local Hotels, Motels and B&B's

 Within 15 minutes of The Pointe:

  • Les Cabines de la Chute 819-683-3469
  • The Spruceholme Inn 819-683-5635
  • Red Bridge Motel 819-683-2153 (If no answer, please leave message and call will be returned ASAP)

 Within 30 minutes of The Pointe:

  • Motel Bryson 819-648-2161
  • Hilltop Bed and Breakfast 613-638-0343
  • Best Western 613-735-0131
  • Comfort Inn 613-735-1057
  • Travel Lodge 1-800-461-7896

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