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The Strathcona Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   60 York St. | At Wellington St., Toronto, Ontario M5J 1S8, Canada (Downtown Toronto)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Strathcona is conveniently located close to Union Station and almost everything else in Toronto. Stayed there for a night for a music Festival at Fort York and also for a Jays game the next day. Was in walking distance for both. The hotel itself was simple but clean. Everything was working fine and the staff were friendly and accommodating.... More

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Windsor, Canada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I chose this hotel for its proximity to the Air Canada Centre and I have to say I wasn't disappointed....it was the perfect location. We arrived in Toronto early Saturday morning and I was not expecting to be able to check in - however since our room was ready they checked us in - no problem. The room is small... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Strathcona for 4 nights. We wanted something located near restaurants and attractions so that we would not have to drive everywhere and could walk to most places. Downtown Toronto has very limited parking, and it costs a pretty penny to park. We ended up taking a bus instead of driving, so the Strathcona's... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great price point on this hotel...bed and linens better than most. Clean, wooden floors. Good service...helped me get a cup of tea when I arrived. The breakfast guy was kinda gruff...but he had a busy room. Easy, five minute walk to Union Station. May I add... what a pleasure to be on Via Rail to New Brunswick! From the Strathcona... More

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New York City, New York
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Strathcona offers great value in the heart of downtown, just 2 blocks from Union Station. It's a "no frills" sorta environment, but they clearly pass the savings to the customer. While the rooms are small, it's an ideal setup for someone traveling on business and watching the checkbook.

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East Yorkshire, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is ideally situated a stone's throw from the station and handy for the convention centre. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The food in the downstairs bar is pretty good. However, our room was tiny! Just squeezed a double bed in it. We could barely move around in it. There was no desk space and little storage.... More

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Lucknow, ONtario, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came back. It is very clean. The pillows are wonderful. The downside was the alarm was not reset before checkin and went off and we got not one but two wakeup calls. We ate at the York Street cafe for breakfast and the waiter was quite accommodating to supplement the buffet. Then we ate downstairs at the Pub and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here several nights and found it to be Comfortable, Friendly, and gives possibly the best breakfast in Toronto. Very convienent to Harbor, Yonge, and Train Stn. Have no problem booking it again on my next visit to Toronto !

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Meg B, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Sean, First I'd like to say, what a cute dog in your profile picture! And a big thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. I am so pleased to hear you had such a great stay with us! Please feel free to contact me directly the next time you are in town, to arrange your... More

Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location when attending a convention at the Air Canada Centre, close walk away. Short cab ride to the entertainment district or Chinatown. Rooms were a good size, clean and tidy. Staff nice and friendly and helpful. Plenty of places to eat close by. Avis one block away made it easy to pick up car. Valet parking at hotel. Nice... More

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Meg B, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Grumpy_1938, (Great name by the way! Ha!) Thank you very much for your review. I am very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and found the location convenient to everything in the area. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Warmest regards, More

Palatine, Illinois
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently took a long weekend trip to Canada, we found this hotel on hotels.com. It was in a great location, walking distance from everything. We took an airport shuttle which dropped us off right near the hotel. They were super friend and accommodating. The rooms were good size for two people. We would ask for directions to places and... More

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Meg B, Front Office Manager at The Strathcona Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Flipfloplife5, Thank you so very much for your review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to enjoy your trip to Toronto! We do have one ice machine on 3rd floor, and one more on the lower level, just outside of The Strath Pub. If you're ever back in the area and... More

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Address: 60 York St. | At Wellington St., Toronto, Ontario M5J 1S8, Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Toronto > Downtown Toronto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Strathcona Hotel 3*
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Welcome to The Strathcona Hotel Downtown Toronto. Come home to the best location in Downtown Toronto. Imagine all the comforts of home combined with one of the best locations in downtown Toronto and you’ve got The Strathcona Hotel. Stay.Play.Work.Meet.Explore. We can handle it all. And just outside our doors is the best of downtown Toronto. Our downtown Toronto hotel is across the street from the historic Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Union Station / VIA Rail and within two blocks of the Air Canada Centre, Rogers Centre, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, CN Tower, and more located in the midst of the theatre and financial districts. The guest rooms and suite accommodations at The Strathcona Hotel downtown Toronto combine style and substance and have been designed for the contemporary wireless world. We provide easy access to all you need to do by day or night including dining at The York Street Café, dinner and drinks at The Strath Pub, or a workout followed by a massage at the Wellington Fitness Club located right next door. Life here is fresh, functional, friendly, and fun. Sure you can work here, but you’ll do it with a smile. As an independently managed hotel, the good news is that we can break all the rules to do what it takes to make you feel warm, welcome, and worry-free. We get that it’s all about best value for dollar, well-maintained rooms, functional meeting and event space, accommodating staff, and, of course, location, location, location! Come to play. Come to meet. Come to get down to business. We’re more than happy to welcome you home. ... more   less 
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