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“Excellent Stay” 5 of 5 stars
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92 Indian Grove, Toronto, Ontario M6R 2Y4, Canada   |  
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Ranked #1 of 126 Toronto B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Allentown, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
“Excellent Stay”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Not much else to say that has not already been said in other reviews. Everything about this place is fantastic. It deserves the excellent rating and was a pleasure to stay here. Subway station is only a 5 minute walk which will take you to center city.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Aprilkot, Owner at By The Park Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review, October 4, 2013
Thanks Jordan.
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Charleston, South Carolina
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

We stayed in one of the basement rooms in High Park Suites and it was perfect for us -- plenty of room, kitchen table right outside our door for our breakfast, and very quiet. The proximity to High Park was wonderful, as well as the subway station only a block away. We stayed in many other B&B's on this trip and this one was by far the best value for the price. Highly recommended!

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Aprilkot, Owner at By The Park Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review, October 4, 2013
Thank you Cathy for taking a moment or two to write this wonderful review. Our basement level bedrooms are very popular as they offer same comfort level as the upper level at a bit lower price.having High Park -the largest park in Toronto-just one street over is fatuous year round.
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Ferndale, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

My fiance and I stayed at By the Park at the end of June. I cannot say enough great things about it! We stayed in the High Park Suites (Maple room) which is right across the street from the main house. We were greeted immediately upon arrival by Margo and Ziggy and their adorable dogs. They were very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. We were shown to our room by Ziggy and had a spot to park the car. The room was clean and had a great updated bathroom. A window a/c unit was provided as well as a ceiling fan. The room also shared a kitchenette with the adjoining room next door. The location was PERFECT! Just outside the hustle and bustle of downtown, but the subway station is just outside. Also located near several coffee shops and bars. We loved By the Park and will definitely stay there on our next visit to Toronto.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Aprilkot, Owner at By The Park Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review, October 4, 2013
Dear Megan-thank you for perfect review and a couple of great pictures. Pleasure is all our. Til next time.
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Vancouver, Canada
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

High Park Suites gets top marks. The owners have done a fabulous job of upgrading and enhancing their property from Garden to Bathroom. Semi-private kitchenettes attached to rooms are a bonus. Love the top floor room in the trees. Only issue for consideration is traffic noise from nearby Bloor Street: you’re in the city, don't forget ear plugs!

Room Tip: Walnut Room top floor in the trees.
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Aprilkot, Owner at By The Park Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review, March 7, 2014
Thank you. Our self catering bedrooms and suites are very popular. Street noise- well, can not get way from it in such a large city- luckily we are on the small residential street-that helps.
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Detroit, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

We recently spent three nights in the Magnolia room. The room, bathroom and shared kitchen were all clean and well-kept, and the wifi performed terrifically. Our only suggestions would be better sleeping pillows and more lighting in the bedroom (there wasn't even a bulb in the closet fixture). Other than that, we had a lovely experience as the b&b is located two quick blocks from the Keele subway station, so very convenient to downtown. Also, Roncesvalles St. is a short drive for coffee in the morning. All in all, a cost-effective and above-par experience.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Fort Langley, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

When looking for accommodation close to our daughter's home, we were pleasantly surprised to find this jewel of a B & B. Our room had a cozy kitchen attached although we did not take advantage of this, choosing to dine out in the lovely neighborhood.
We plan to stay here again - it felt like home!

Room Tip: We stayed in the Magnolia - king size bed, on the quiet side of the house!
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

My friend and I had a wonderful experience at this B and B. It is in a delightful residential neighbourhood, close to the subway; making it minutes from downtown Toronto. This B and B is charming; tastefully decorated; immaculately maintained and quite comfortable. Our rooms were very quiet and comfortable and despite the warm weather and no AC; sleeping was easy with the fans provided in each room.
The breakfasts were very good. We are not vegetarians but the vegetarian breakfasts were delicious and quite substantial. Fresh fruit, omelettes or pancakes and freshly baked muffins each morning were a great start to the day. Our hosts Margo and Ziggy were most willing to help in any way they could; directions, advice and ordering me an airport shuttle when my arrangements to get to the airport fell through at the last minute. If you stay here you will not be disappointed!

Room Tip: Our rooms on the second floor of the main guesthouse were delightful with a garden view.
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 92 Indian Grove, Toronto, Ontario M6R 2Y4, Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Toronto
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 126 B&Bs / Inns in Toronto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Boutique style bed and breakfast as well as short term rental in High Park, Roncesvalles Village and Liberty Village. Steps to the largest park in the city, right in the heart of vibrant community. 2 min. walk to Keele subway station from Indian Grove B&B/ High Park Suites /5 min. streetcar drive to Dundas West station from Toronto Guest Suites & short streetcar ride to financial and downtown center. Easy and fast access to downtown and all attractions. Artist/Designer homes completely restored with flair and all modern conveniences. Accommodation at Indian Grove B&B includes home cooked vegetarian or vegan breakfast ("no breakfast" option is available at discounted rate). Property features dark woodwork, leaded glass windows, hardwood floors, multiple fireplaces, luxurious bathrooms, garden. High Park Suites, Toronto Guest Suites & King West Suite are self catering accommodations. This two properties offer 1 and 2 bedroom self contained apartments as well as independent bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and shared kitchenettes. High speed wireless internet and parking are available free of charge. ... more   less 

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