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Le Germain Hotel Maple Leaf Square
4 out of 5
75 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $223 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9
4.8/5Exceptional! (999 reviews)

"Check in was great! Friendly staff and the room was to our liking."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 23, 2020

Le Germain Hotel Maple Leaf Square
The Ivy at Verity
4.5 out of 5
111d Queen Street East, Toronto, ON
The price is CA $263 per night from Mar 11 to Mar 12
4.8/5Exceptional! (213 reviews)

"Amazing urban getaway. Amazing rooms with soaking bathtubs, super friendly staff, stellar attention to detail. Just a treat to stay at! Note though that while men are welcome, many of the building's amenities (pool, spa) are women's only. Still worth it though!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 27, 2021

The Ivy at Verity
The Omni King Edward Hotel
4.5 out of 5
37 King St E, Toronto, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $144 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,585 reviews)

"Everyone was lovely! Was given an upgrade at check in and because we were here to celebrate a birthday, the hotel provided a small gift and birthday note in the room. Everyone was friendly and the amended room service was quick and reasonably priced"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 20, 2021

The Omni King Edward Hotel
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Kimpton Saint George
4.5 out of 5
280 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON
Free cancellation
The price is CA $143 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.6/5Exceptional! (460 reviews)

"Loved it! So clean! Loved the furniture, such nice staff. Very homey."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 20, 2021

Kimpton Saint George
Delta Hotels by Marriott Toronto
4 out of 5
75 Lower Simcoe Street, H, Toronto, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $169 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,905 reviews)

"It was spacious and clean. Really nice. Lots of wifi for all of our devices"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 27, 2021

Delta Hotels by Marriott Toronto
One King West Hotel & Residence
4 out of 5
1 King Street West, Toronto, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $118 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18
4.5/5Wonderful! (5,935 reviews)

"The room was great, nice & clean with separate living area, nice little kitchenette with,refridgeraror, stovetop, coffeemaker, tea & coffee & the bed was very comfortable. The only problem, it was an interior room with high buildings very close to the window so no light at all, couldn’t tell if it ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 1, 2021

One King West Hotel & Residence
Novotel Toronto Centre
3.5 out of 5
45 The Esplanade, Toronto, ON
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4.5/5Wonderful! (1,723 reviews)

"The hotel renos are really nice. The king bed is really nice. Bathrooms are clean and spacious. The common areas are nice if you can use them outside of covid. The location was optimal for walking around old Toronto. The room service was phenomenal."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 16, 2021

Novotel Toronto Centre
Cambridge Suites Hotel - Toronto
4 out of 5
15 Richmond St E, Toronto, ON
The price is CA $152 per night from Mar 5 to Mar 6
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,475 reviews)

"Liked that it was very close to walk to St. Mike’s Hospital. Found the room cool, couldn’t warm it up."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 23, 2021

Cambridge Suites Hotel - Toronto
The Saint James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection
3 out of 5
26 Gerrard Street East, Toronto, ON
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4.4/5Wonderful! (733 reviews)
Best little hotel I ever stayed

"They are always accommodating. I am disabled and require special attention. I don't want to even have to consider another spot. Staff are excellent, very friendly. I'm sure we will be back again."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 19, 2020

The Saint James Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection
The Fairmont Royal York
4 out of 5
100 Front St West, Toronto, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $169 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
4.4/5Wonderful! (5,390 reviews)

"It was great. They upgraded my room since it was our 30th anniversary, provided nice welcoming package. I really enjoyed all. I would appreciate the hospitality, specially Ms.Jenny Vu."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 2, 2021

The Fairmont Royal York
The Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto
4 out of 5
1 Harbour Sq, Toronto, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $149 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
4.4/5Excellent! (2,501 reviews)

"Concierge service was prompt and friendly. The suite was in excellent condition and covid precautions were visibly in place. Overall excellent experience"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 28, 2021

The Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto
Hotel Victoria
3 out of 5
56 Yonge St, Toronto, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $221 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11
4.3/5Excellent! (1,000 reviews)
great little hotel

"Nice place,,good staff,,,and they take cash!"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 11, 2020

Hotel Victoria
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Toronto Downtown
3.5 out of 5
108 Chestnut St, Toronto, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $110 per night from Mar 5 to Mar 6
4.3/5Excellent! (2,653 reviews)

"Very impressed with the cleanliness of the trim staff where great!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 25, 2021

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Toronto Downtown
Gladstone Hotel
3 out of 5
1214 Queen St West, Toronto, ON
The price is CA $500 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2
4.3/5Excellent! (604 reviews)
Great hotel

"Excellent service. Parking was a bit difficult but once I figured it out, it was fine. Staff was excellent and room was great. Would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Gladstone Hotel
The Rex Hotel
2.5 out of 5
194 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON
The price is CA $125 per night from Apr 2 to Apr 3
3.9/5Very Good! (975 reviews)

"Perfect location, friendly hotel and bar staff, great music... Will definitely be my first choice on future visits."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 7, 2020

The Rex Hotel
Chelsea Hotel, Toronto
3.5 out of 5
33 Gerrard St W, Toronto, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $116 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5
3.9/5Good! (6,400 reviews)

"Liked the King size bed and nice bed linens and a comfy well placed sofa The bathroom was functional but cramped"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 15, 2021

Chelsea Hotel, Toronto
University of Toronto - 45 Willcocks Residence
2 out of 5
45 Willcocks Street, Toronto, ON
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3.8/5Good! (320 reviews)
A place to rest your head

"For the money I paid it was fantastic especially when you concider that you are in Toronto. Clean sheets very basic. A place to rest your head. Nothing more nothing less."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 12, 2019

University of Toronto - 45 Willcocks Residence
University of Toronto - Wilson Hall Residence
2 out of 5
40 Willcocks Street, Toronto, ON
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3.7/5Good! (269 reviews)

"Went for a medical appointment at TGH and it was within walking distance to the room. Staff were courteous and helpful. Since the rooms are not available until after 3pm, I was able to drop off my luggage in a secure area, free of charge. Great location."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 18, 2019

University of Toronto - Wilson Hall Residence
Pembroke Inn
3 out of 5
117 Pembroke St, Toronto, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $87 per night from Mar 5 to Mar 6
3.3/5 (421 reviews)

"24 hour front desk person who are very friendly. Due to covid no breakfast so front desk always happy to make you a coffee. Room quite comfortable and area out front where you can sit and relax."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 3, 2020

Pembroke Inn
Isabella Hotel and Suites
2 out of 5
556 Sherbourne St, Toronto, ON
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3.2/5 (996 reviews)

"Good: Great rainfall shower. Unsatisfactory: Dresser missing drawer. Small cramped room. But biggest negative was staff locking doors with bicycle chains after midnight which I wouldn’t doubt break health and safety codes because staff intervention is required in case of emergency."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 2, 2020

Isabella Hotel and Suites
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Pocket Guide: Historic Hotels in Downtown Toronto

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Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Downtown Toronto?
Significant historical sites in Downtown Toronto are probably a big part of your travel plans. While you’re here, you might want to visit the array of shops and must-see aquarium. You can also discover the acclaimed theater scene in this vibrant area.
What's the best place to stay in Downtown Toronto that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Fairmont Royal York is a top 4-star historic hotel bookable on Expedia and it offers 2 restaurants. Casa Loma is a short 16-minute drive away. A couple of other options close to historic sites include One King West Hotel & Residence and The Omni King Edward Hotel.
How many historically relevant hotels are there in Downtown Toronto?
In Downtown Toronto, you’ll find 1239 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 118 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights to visit in Downtown Toronto?
Downtown Toronto is notable for landmarks like The Distillery Historic District, Osgoode Hall, and Fort York National Historic Site. Known for its theaters and museums, cultural venues include Royal Alexandra Theatre, Princess of Wales Theatre, and Hockey Hall of Fame. Other popular sights include Toronto Eaton Centre and CN Tower.
What is a historic hotel like in Downtown Toronto?
Guests who choose historic hotels have the opportunity to stay in a building that has been recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can take the form of stately homes, palaces or even lodges, old police stations or skyscrapers — any place of special interest. These types of hotels in Downtown Toronto usually retain authentic characteristics such as period features or traditional architecture in their public spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
They are quite similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., while “heritage hotel” is often used in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to focus on the architecture and building. Heritage hotels draw their meaning mainly from the cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Downtown Toronto have modern facilities?
Yes, efforts are made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, but hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and safety features. Tourists who book a stay can expect the amenities you’d get from a hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, WiFi, and more. Booking a historic hotel in Downtown Toronto doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s rundown.

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