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The Strathcona Hotel

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60 York St. | At Wellington St., Toronto, Ontario M5J 1S8, Canada
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Kinmount, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was small but nice and my package had breakfast and free WIFI. I met some of my colleagues at breakfast the 1st morning and they were not staying at the Strathcona but came over for the breakfast because it was a great deal. It was and excellent breakfast and the Pub downstairs was very comfortable. All in all a... More 

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Berkley, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Strathcona is a no nonsense hotel in a great location! The rooms were clean (very small) and the beds were quite comfortable. We used the public parking (much cheaper than valet) that was right next door. There was a subway station as well as many great restaurants near by. This hotel was a cheaper option to many of the... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed at the hotel for one night only for a business trip. It is a small hotel only a few steps away from the Union Station just opposite of the historical Fairmont Hotel. Location is good. The breakfast was ok. They were kind enough to provide wifi free of charge and deducted the amount from the invoice total at... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We travel 3 hours to TO by train to attend events multiple times a year. The location and price always make the Strathcona our first choice. A lot of money is spent on travel, tickets and dining while visiting, I like to save money where I can. I am usually travelling with my daughter or niece. The twin smart rooms... More 

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Kincardine, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I were visiting Toronto for a concert and wanted to stay fairly close to the Air Canada Centre, the venue for the event. The Strathcona reviews were pretty favourable and the location was definitely attractive and so we opted to stay. Very happy with our selection. The room, although pretty small compared to other larger named chains,... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent the weekend in Toronto for the Guns and Roses concert and also hanging out with friends. Chose this hotel due to its central location (five minutes from Union Station walking). We normally try to find good deals on hotels so I found the price on this hotel to be very expensive despite endless searching online. Despite the cost, it... More 

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Belleville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Another summer concert (Def Leppard) led us to another overnight stay in Toronto. 2 nights actually. Booked well in advance to get a better price. It was what we had experienced previously. Clean and fresh looking. And I actually complimented a housekeeping staff member on the fact that the rooms smell good when you walk in. I've found that a... More 

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

Hi Tammy R Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback and even more so for considering the Strathcona as your preferred hotel of choice. Fresh rooms and fresh flowers can make a day. Thank you for recognizing that. I am sorry about the bed and we did receive feedback from one of our team members... More 

Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was impressed with this hotel for the price and location in downtown toronto. It was close to everything and just across the street from the pricier Fairmount. It is 5 minute walk to the Air Canada Centre and another 10 minuntes to the Rogers Centre. The rooms were clean and fresh, not that big, but for just yourself or... More 

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

Hi Chris C Thank you for sharing your experience. We are glad you enjoyed our hospitality and we look forward to welcoming you again Regards More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once again a great stay at the Strathcona . My wife and myself stayed for four nights to watch a few ball games. Great hotel , great price , great location and most importantly great staff. It is a very worthwhile hotel to stay. Would not stay anywhere else .

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

Hi Edward J Thank you for such wonderful feedback and i do hope the Jays won every game. We appreciate the greatest compliment of all" would not stay anywhere else" Love to see you soon again Regards More 

Timmins, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here many times and the location is great. it is within walking distance to the Porter Airlines drop off. The rooms can be on the smaller side however I do not spend a lot of time in my room. It is across from Union Station and close to the Air Canada Centre. Located by my fantastic restaurants.... More 

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

Hi Jean D Thank you for your feedback and keeping us in mind every time you are in Toronto. We understand and appreciate your feedback about onsite parking. We do have limited valet service to combat that problem and as you said a public parking garage right next to the hotel. Thank you once again and we look forward to... More 

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Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is celebrated by a number of monuments and museums, giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier destination for modern art, people here stroll through the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe Landing, and picnic among the zany designs of the Toronto Music Garden. The waterfront itself is often suffused with bikers and joggers, and the harbor is always packed with classic ships with masts raised. The vintage boats and ferries to the Toronto Islands make for a charming contrast against Downtown West's backdrop of skyscrapers, condos, and food trucks serving up hot, fresh fare to locals on the go. The area has a peaceful energy, and is popular with tourists and Torontonians alike.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about The Strathcona Hotel

Address: 60 York St. | At Wellington St., Toronto, Ontario M5J 1S8, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Toronto > Downtown West
Price Range: $130 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Strathcona Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 194
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