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The Strathcona Hotel

3.0 of 5 60 York St. | At Wellington St., Toronto, Ontario M5J 1S8, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Moncton, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

For the price I was really surprised. It is in a great location, the rooms are renovated, clean and comfortable. There is no gym at the hotel but there is a good life next door and you can do there easy enough. The guy at the front desk told me about a deal there and I was able to sign... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here back in October 2014 for one night, we needed a no frills stop over while travelling around. We chose this hotel because of the location to the Main Station and the cost. The location was perfect, I don't think we could have gotten closer to the station so this was perfect. The room was ok, very tiny... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went and stayed at the Strathcona for a short, work trip recently and was appalled at the fact that the whole hotel seemed to be under renovations. Not only was there a make-shift reception area, as I stepped out of my room, there were drop cloths and tools everywhere in the hallways and men walking around in hard hats.... More 

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Athif Y, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Dear R0yalty Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate it. We are extremely sorry for the inconvenience you experienced during your stay while we were working towards improving the services we offer our services through minor infrastructure upgrades. I am happy to let you know, the work has been completed in a very short time and we would like to... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I drove all the way from Stratford with my girlfriend over Valentine's weekend, and Tim Hortons is perfectly right across the street while the weather was too deeply cold (-25C/-13F). Problem is everything are under construction and did NOT get feeling welcomed. That's reason why I got cheap price comparing to other hotels over $200/night in the same area. I... More 

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Athif Y, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Bernard Thank you for your feedback. We are extremely sorry that your stay was not to your expectation. We do not have parking facility of our own and recommend the parking facility right next to us. This feedback helps immensely as we can now identify parking spots where guests have access to parking lots with higher entrance ceiling. It... More 

Meaford, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the perfect place to stay for our situation- we only stayed one day, and we spent most of our time at a concert at the Air Canada Center. It was a very central location, we were perfectly able to walk anywhere we could have needed to be. The room was very cozy (there was only 2 of us... More 

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Athif Y, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Kendra We appreciate your feedback and we are glad you had a pleasant stay and enjoyed your planned activities for the evening. We look forward to seeing you soon. Thank You More 

Long Island, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay! Parking right next door. Cute room and very nice staff! Breakfast was ok..Internet was ok...there were renovations going on so the lobby was a little under construction. All in all - great place to stay and would definitely stay again!

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Athif Y, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Xinan 19 Thank you so much for your feedback. We are happy to report our minor project is now complete and guest experience will be greatly enhanced. We do look forward to seeing you in the near future Thank You More 

Rome, Lazio, Italy
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean and very central located. A few steps from Union Station, CN Tower and Yonge Street. Veru reccomended for who pass the most of time outside to visit Toronto because inside there's not other service

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Athif Y, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marco Thank You very much for your feedback. We are glad we glad you enjoyed our wonderful city. We hope you were able to catch a game at the Air Canada Centre. We look forward to you seeing you again soon Thank You More 

Ottawa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is close to the Metro Convention Centre and train station, so it's super convenient. BUT, the rooms are super small. The water in my shower was cold the first night, so I asked for someone to check on it and they replaced a part, but it was still lukewarm. I didn't have any bars of soap and had... More 

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Athif Y, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bandblair Thank You for your feedback. We hope you had a successful conference. I will definitely take up your concerns with the team and such feedback helps us work on areas that we need to in order to achieve our goals. We look forward to seeing you in the future Thank You More 

Metro Manila, Philippines
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 15 days. Newly renovated. No bellhop which brining luggage up and down tedious. Room a little compact, great wifi speed. Good staff very accommodating. It did the job, clean, comfy. Selection for room service very limited You pay for location. Near the path, acc, union station

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Athif Y, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Don Thank you for your feedback and we are happy that you took the time to note down your thoughts. We are in a wonderful location and we are happy you took advantage of that. We look forward to your next visit Thank You More 

Ottawa, Canada
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
41 hotel reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My experience with the Strathcona goes back a fair number of years — back to the period when it was a somewhat run-down budget hotel, but good value for the money. It's evolved over the years into something more akin to a European boutique hotel, with some attractive features, and a room rate which, at many times of the year,... More 

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Athif Y, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Traveller1935 Thank you for your feedback. More than anything the fact that your our relationship has been a long lasting on itself is a reason to acknowledge and appreciate your valued feedback. I think you have highlighted every aspect beautifully and done a great service to al travelers. You are right when you say our I love Strathcona rate... More 

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Additional Information about The Strathcona Hotel

Address: 60 York St. | At Wellington St., Toronto, Ontario M5J 1S8, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Toronto > Downtown Toronto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Strathcona Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 194
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