Awards and Honours

Awards and Honours

We do our utmost to offer our guests a hotel experience that is exceptional in every way, and these efforts have been rewarded with many awards and honours. We list a few of them here, with both pride and gratitude.

Prix d’excellence de l’Association touristique régionale de la Gaspésie in the category “Businesswoman of the Year”, awarded to Lucille Duchesneau, President of Hôtel Le Francis, in 2010.  
   
Lucille Duchesneau also received one of the “Businesswomen of Quebec” awards, in 2007, given by the Réseau des Femmes d’affaires du Québec.  
   
The hotel was the gold prize winner in the category “50 rooms and less” of the 2006 Grand Prix du tourisme.
   
In 2003, Hôtel Le Francis received the Prix Chevalier de l’Ordre du mérite hotelier (order of merit) from the Association des hôteliers du Québec.
   
Our company has been certified Qualité Tourisme since 2005. To obtain this certification, a company must voluntarily adhere to international standards for service delivery, health and safety, equipment maintenance, staff training, respect for the environment and protection of property.
   
Hotelier of the Year award: Lucille Duchesneau was selected the hotel owner of the year in 2006  by her peers, fellow members of the Association of hoteliers du Québec, in recognition of her remarkable achievements, commitment and involvement in Quebec’s hotel industry.