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Banting House Inn

2.5 of 5 Inn   |   73 Homewood Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4Y2K1, Canada
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Ranked #1 of 119 Toronto B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
waslka21 Madison, Wisconsin
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Madison, Wisconsin
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 nights at the Banting House. It is a neat old building and decorated with a bunch of awesome antiques. We stayed in the Banting room which was on the second floor. We had our own bathroom and own own private balcony which was nice. Some of the other rooms had to share a bathroom. The location... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great find this was through the power of Tripadvisor! Scott is a fantastic host - very relaxed in his style and couldn't do enough to help settle me into Banting House and make the most of my first Trip to Toronto. He even drew me a map for each day with suggested places to wander around and soak... More

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lausanne, switzerland
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9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I needed a place for one night in Toronto and totally improvised my reservation based on a quick web search. How lucky was I! Of course this is not the standard hotel, it's an old house, not all bedrooms have a private bathroom, but the room was amazingly nice. The atmosphere was great and the breakfast shared on the unique... More

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We stayed here for three nights. Scott, the owner, was happy to meet us at a time that was convenient for us (we arrived mid morning), and was very friendly and helpful, suggesting good restaurants in the local area. The hotel is not in downtown Toronto, but is in walking distance to Yonge Street and the University, with restaurants very... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I stayed at the Banting House Inn with my 6 and 9 year old sons during their Spring Break in March 2014. Scott, the owner, was just incredibly welcoming and warm during our stay from the moment we arrived! I was initially a little worried that having two little rambunctious boys in a beautiful old B&B wouldn't work so well,... More

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

We had wonderful stay for 4 nights at Banting House. Scott was an excellent host with nothing being to much trouble. He provided us with some good tips on how to spend our time in the city and made amazing blueberry pancakes for breakfast! The house itself is large and beautifully decorated and we were given free run of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We really loved staying here. Scott was very welcoming and gave us great advice about what to see and do in Toronto. The house is absolutely beautiful. Breakfast was amazing - best pancakes ever. The neighbourhood was great - some nice restaurants and bars around and a friendly atmosphere. We walked everywhere without problem. I doubt you can find anywhere... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We had a wonderful stay at the Banting Inn last December. Everything was perfect! Our room was beautiful. Spotlessly clean and very comfortable and warm. The decor in the house is beautiful. My favourite part of the day was going down to the kitchen for breakfast - Scott made the most beautiful breakfasts for us - pancakes, eggs and bacon... More

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Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
19 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We decided to stay here for a few days on our honeymoon from the great reviews on tripadvisor. We had a great stay with he highlight being the owner Scott. He has vast knowledge of Toronto and gave us great recommendations on where to go. We would've never found some of things like Guu Izakaya (a great Japanese restaurant) or... More

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New York City, New York
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

I visited The Banting House Inn for the first time with two college friends over a weekend in May 2014, and I understand why the Inn is top rated. First of all, the interior of the Inn itself is lovely and comfortable; special and interesting without being fussy or precious. Interesting art, a welcoming dining room stocked with light snacks... More

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manager694, General Manager at Banting House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the thoughtful, lovely review! It was so much fun hosting you folks for the weekend, I'm glad you had a good time in Toronto. See you again, Scott More

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Address: 73 Homewood Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4Y2K1, Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Toronto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Banting House Inn 2.5*
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