La réCréation

814, chemin du Bassin
Bassin (Quebec) Canada
G4T 0C8

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For a memorable getaway, stay at La réCréation in the Îles de la Madeleine! This old schoolhouse has been transformed into magnificent accommodations offering 2 loft-style apartments and 4 tastefully furnished rooms.

Guests have access to a fully equipped communal kitchen as well as a dining room, both located on the ground floor.

Keep an eye on the program at the Salon du Moulin, a gathering place that can accommodate up to 80 people and that serves as a year-round venue for musical evenings with local and visiting performers.

La réCréation is an inspiring and creative place, making it an ideal venue for wellness or artistic retreats.

Establishment number: 300669

Opening dates

Open year-round

Room capacity

  • 2 loft-style apartments accommodating 6 to 8 people each
  • 4 rooms with private bathroom accommodating 4 or 5 people each


Single Occupancy Starting from $140 during low season, $165 during midseason and $190 during high season
Double Occupancy Starting from $140 during low season, $165 during midseason and $190 during high season
Additional Person $25/person/day

Types of lodging offered

Hotel Establishments
In the Îles de la Madeleine, stay at La réCréation, an old schoolhouse transformed into magnificent accommodations offering 2 loft-style apartments and 4 tastefully furnished rooms.


Included in rooms

  • Balcony
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Internet access

On site

  • Reception/meeting/conference room(s)
  • Lounge
  • Free outdoor parking

Outdoor equipment

  • Patio
  • Tables
  • Chairs
  • Barbecue
  • Fire pit

On-site activites

  • Beach
  • Hiking trails
  • Concert venue

How to get there

Follow Route 199 to Havre Aubert Island. In Portage-du-Cap, turn right onto Chemin du Bassin. Drive for about 5 km (3 mi.); La réCréation will be on your right.

Affiliations and distinctions


  • Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine
  • Certified cyclist-friendly accommodations (Bienvenue cyclistes!) by Vélo Québec
  • Certified trekker-friendly accommodations (Bienvenue randonneurs!) along the Sentiers entre Vents et Marées trail network


  • Awarded a Creative Tourism Award in the “Best Creative Lodging” category by the Creative Tourism Network (2023)

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