Renovated in 2007, this family-friendly city hotel comprises a total of 208 rooms. The luxuriously appointed guest rooms, three superb restaurants, exceptional event space and professional service team ensure that there is no better place from which to explore Toronto. Facilities at this air-conditioned establishment include a reception hall with 24-hour check-in and check-out service, a hotel safe, cloakroom, lift access, newspaper stand, WLAN Internet access, car park and garage (parking fees apply). For dining and drinks, guests can enjoy the hotel's own café, bar and restaurant. There are on-site conference facilities, and room and laundry services are on offer as well.
This hotel is located in the city centre, in one of Toronto's most culturally rich, exclusive neighbourhoods. It is situated at the corner of Bloor Street and Avenue Road. The hotel's immediate vicinity includes fashionable restaurants, trendy shops and galleries, as well as cultural icons, such as the Royal Ontario Museum, the Gardiner Museum and the Bata Shoe Museum. Public transportation is just a 5-minute walk away, and the hotel enjoys easy access to major highways. Toronto Pearson International Airport is 25 km away, about 30 minutes by taxi.
All rooms have over-sized marble bathrooms with separate shower, white plush bathrobes, bay windows that open, wired and wireless Internet access, dual-line speaker phones with data port and voicemail, radio alarm clock/CD player, over 40 TV channels, on-command movies and in-room air and climate control. Other amenities include in-room safe, in-room scales, minibar, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, complimentary local newspaper and coffee maker with complimentary coffee and tea. The rooms also feature double or king-size beds.
The hotel has a fully-equipped gym and atrium-enclosed lap pool with lounge chairs set up poolside. A registered massage therapist is available by appointment (for a charge). Guests may also take advantage of the hotel sauna and solarium. Full-service spas are located close to the hotel in the shopping districts of Yorkville and Hazelton lanes.
A continental breakfast is provided daily. Lunch and dinner may be ordered à la carte.
The hotel accepts American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA.
From the Toronto airport, take Highway 427 South to QEW/Toronto to the Gardiner Expressway. Exit onto Bay Street, go north, and turn left onto Bloor Street. The hotel is about 2 km away.
The hotel's front desk is open 24 hours a day, and guests receive room keys upon check-in. Check-in is from 3 pm. Guests should check out by noon.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
HiFi stereo system
Iron and board
King size bed