• No pets accepted on premises at any time from tenants or their visitors at risk of losing your security deposit.
    No tent or trailer on the ground (municipal by-law if not, high fine).
    Fishing license or hunting as required.
    A BBQ is available for each cottage. Propane is included.
    There is no telephone at the cottages. You are advised to bring your cell phone.

  • Bell network 

    Bell mobility
    Telus mobility
    Koodo Mobile
    Public Mobile
    MTS Mobility

    For the network, Rogers, you must contact them and inform them that you will be in Duhamel (use the following civic address “4050 chemin du lac Gagnon, west, Duhamel, Qc, J0V 1G0” This service from Rogers is free of charge (according to our info from 2016). They will modify your reception for the period of your stay successfully.

    For any other mobile phone provider, check with your provider, but we doubt that your mobile works at the cottages without contacting your mobile company.

    (We do not guarantee the good condition of any of our equipment).


    A complete list will be sent to you by email with your access code and other information, approximately 10 to 15 days before the date of your reservation. 

Yes, there 1 corner store, 10 minutes from the cottage. They’re might be 2. The second is for sale or closing in April 2017. Unsure if it will be taken over or not at this date (March 31, 2017).

Updated as of  March 28, 2017

  • Convenience store
  • Restaurant Rendez-vous du chevreuil, 1931 Rue Principale, Duhamel. 819 428-4242
  • Greassy Spoon Madoric, 1831, rue Principale, Duhamel. 819-428-2831
  • Restaurant: Bistro Chez Pépère (excellent food), 1348 Route 321 N, Duhamel, Quebec. 819 428-9085

    in Duhamel 819 428-7100

Inquire for business hours.

Our large beach is private in the sense that it belongs to us (family property). Since there are 5 chalets on the ground, you may not be alone on the beach. But our beach is private for our tenants exclusively.

* With your first deposit, you agree to the terms and conditions.

We accept the following payment methods:
The amount of the security deposit depends on the number of guests and guests according to the rented chalet.
In high season, we rent for a minimum of 7 nights, always from Saturday to Saturday.

Payment of 50% on booking (**) and balance 30 days before arrival.
See the FAQ tab for payment methods, cancellations, and refunds. (**)
With your first deposit, you agree to the terms and conditions and information in our emails and on this page.

Payments and fees: (*)

– Beginning in 2017, we must add the new Québec tax of 3.5% on tourist housing in Quebec.

– Email Interac – ChaletsGagnon@gmail.com
Security question: Name of the Lake
Answer: Gagnon (uppercase “G”)

– Credit cards –  Visa, MasterCard, Amex + 3.5% fee. Dial (613) 799-4321

– Checks (2 checks), 1st at the reservation; The last dated 30 days before your arrival on behalf of “Philippe Paquette“, for Canadian citizens.

– Citizens from abroad all must be on one check dated 60 days on your booking date. Call us at 1 613 799-4321 to have our mailing address or write us ChaletsGagnon@gmail.com

– PayPal + 4% fee. Contact us for email.

– Cash accepted. We live in Orleans, (Ottawa), On

– Security Deposit, refundable approximately 5 to 10 days after your departure. The amount of the security deposit always depends on the number of tenants and guests according to the rented chalet. Find out.


– Cancellations 45 days before your arrival date:
Refund less 10% of the reservation price (administrative fee) IF we can rent your chalet to another person for the same dates.

– Cancellation 90 days before your arrival date:
Less than 10% of the reservation price (administrative fees).

Since our estate has 5 cottages, visits are limited as follows:

Day visitors limit 4 people for cottages 1, 2 and 5.

Day visitors limit: 2 people for cottages 3 and 4.

If guests sleep, a $ 25 fee applies per night and per person. If you wish to have more day visitors, you must call us for permission
(613 799-4321)

If this number of people increases and this information has not been revealed to us, you risk losing your security deposit.

You must bring your own lifejackets. The use of our equipment is free but at your own risk. Without a life jacket, you can not use the equipment. An adult must be in the boat if there are children on board.

Please note that the following equipment is not available if it is under repair.

– 1 Canoe with 3 places
– 1 Kayak with 1 place
– Small Diggy (weight 420 lbs – 190 kg) Boat
– Dock

Bring your beach games.

Yes. But beware. If, right before you arrive at Duhamel, look for a sign indicating if the risk of fire is very high (red indicator).

If the sign shows the arrow in the red section, it is illegal to make a fire under penalty by fines. If you need confirmation in case of uncertainty, please call (819) 428-7100 during the week (Municipality). If you do not have an answer, ask around.

A fire in legal any other time but only in the designated area on our beach. You must bring or purchase your wood. We can provide you with the names and numbers of the sellers who deliver for a full cord, approximately $100 cash payable directly to the delivery person. All this information is indicated in your cottage.

Absolutely. But be careful, your motorized must be inspected and if necessary washed and it is the law.

This applies to any type of watercraft. You must have a special permit to access Gagnon Lake with your motorized vehicle. You must also get a code in order to enter the docking section to launch your motorized equipment.

In our last email to you, we will give you all the instructions. We encourage you to wash your nautical craft before arriving. This will save you save extra costs.

On our Domain, we have a dock in high season for your nautical needs (unless the dock is under repair).

We ask people and children not to play on the dock.

NB: Our insurance does not cover your motorized nautical or any accidents. So you have to have your own insurance. It is mandatory.
(We do not guarantee the inclusion of any of our equipment at all times).

Fishing and hunting must be done in season and with a permit.

  • Parc Papineau-Labelle
    Our Domaine is 7 km from the entrance of the Park (Acceuil Gagnon) – west side.

  • The Petite-Nation River
    allows an awesome canoe or kayak experience.  see XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

  • Hunting season:
    Hunting (all hunting): deer of Virginia, Bear, small game, etc.

  • Summer:
    Fishing: gray trout, red trout, freshwater salmon (ouananiche), pike, bass, doré, etc.
    Cycling and hiking

    4 wheelers with license
    Mountain biking

  • Winter:
    4 wheelers, snowmobile, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. Mont Tremblant.

Distances (Google Maps)

From the village of Duhamel to the chalets: 9.9 km http://bit.ly/2iKvoo2
Golf: 28 km from Duhamel to Montpellier http://bit.ly/2ibW11S
from Gatineau to Duhamel, 108 km:  http://bit.ly/2hr3lIz
from Montreal to Duhamel, 83.9 km: http://bit.ly/2ibNCvF
Village of Mt-Tremblant in Duhamel: http://bit.ly/2ieX43W