Auberge sur Mer

A centennial inn located directly on the St. Lawrence River, in the magnificent village of Notre-Dame-du-Portage, near Rivière-du-Loup, Auberge sur Mer is at the crossroads of the Maritimes and Gaspésie. Admire a corner of the country that will make you dream, and explore it on foot or by bicycle. Enjoy a journey to the fascinating islands of the St. Lawrence River or just sit back and relax.

Over 100 years of history

Built in 1878 when the village was founded only 16 years prior, Auberge sur Mer has borne witness to the history of Notre-Dame-du-Portage.

What to do in Notre-Dame-du-Portage?

Walking and biking are the best ways to discover the area. All along the Route verte bike path, you will come across stunning viewpoints that will immerse your senses and give you the opportunity to discover the spectacular riverscapes and their diverse wildlife and plants.

The public beach of Notre-Dame-du-Portage is the heart of the village. The municipal pool is renowned for its heated salt water that appeals to people of all ages.

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View of one of the most beautiful sunsets in the world


Auberge sur Mer features a quaint boutique where you can find souvenirs from our region and made mostly by local producers. Whether it is amazing delicacies, a variety of beauty products, or different items to decorate your kitchen or home, you will uncover finds that will please and remind you of your stay with us.

Sit down in front of the river and soak in the views…


At the motel

Just steps away from the inn, motels offer private balconies with a breathtaking views of the river.

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At the inn

Located on the 2nd and 3rd floors of a charming century-old building, the inn’s rooms will surround you in history and heritage.

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At the cottage

Situated a few steps away from the inn and directly on the river’s banks, our cottages offer complete and very spacious accommodations, including two bedrooms, a complete kitchen and a large patio with a partial view on the river. This is the ideal option to enjoy all the conveniences of the inn—with more privacy and autonomy.

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Our restaurant, April, offers a cuisine inspired by local and seasonal products.