Strathcona Hotel - Toronto

60 York Street, Toronto, Canada, M5J 1S8  show map
 3 stars
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Strathcona Hotel - Toronto

Internet

Free wired internet access

Parking

CAD 39 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Dining room

Snack bar

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Near by exhibition centre - Breakfast buffet for $14.95 - No gym - Recommended
  • Nice restaurant/bar - No pool or spa - Noisy at night - Service was top notch
  • Small rooms - Bathrooms were fine - Nice bed - Fee for wifi - Value for the money
  • Lots of restaurants downtown - Close to the subway - No view - No parking on site
  • Central location - Near to the attractions - Clean rooms - Staff were friendly

Overview

The hotel lies in the heart of a financial area, in the vicinity of The Carlu, Maple Leaf Gardens and Theatre Passe Muraille. An example of traditional architecture, this hotel was opened in 1954 and was fully restored in 2012.

The property is ideally situated next to King subway station. The venue is set just 10 minutes' walk from Toronto center.

The vicinity of gardens and lakes as well as quick access to restaurants, bars and an oceanarium set the hotel apart.

Within a 10-minute walk guests will find Union train station. The hotel lies 5 km away from Toronto City Centre airport.

Rooms

Strathcona is a contemporary hotel of 12 floors featuring individual rooms that come with complimentary Wi-Fi, a stereo system, television with satellite channels, a laptop-compatible safe and heating. Guests can make use of a bathtub, a shower and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the café. The relaxed restaurant serves special British dishes. The large lobby bar offers billiards and a big screen TV. The steakhouse Jack Astor's Bar & Grill can be reached within a 5-minute walk.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Guests can take advantage of currency exchange, a news stand and a car park.

Relax

Active guests will appreciate cross-country skiing and golf provided on site.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at CAD 39 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   12.  Number of rooms:   194.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free wired internet access
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Group check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Bicycle storage
  • Vending machines
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator on request
  • Microwave on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Orthopedic mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

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Hotel Address:

60 York Street, Toronto, Canada, M5J 1S8

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City Center
  • Toronto
    3000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Toronto Union Station
    1000 ft
Underground stations
  • Union
    1000 ft
  • St. Andrew Subway Station
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Bardi's Steak House
    100 ft
  • The Pub (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    194

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                              How to reach hotel

                              hotel Strathcona Hotel - Toronto Toronto location
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                              Hotel Address:

                              60 York Street, Toronto, Canada, M5J 1S8

                              Get directions
                              City Center
                              • Toronto
                                3000 ft
                              Airports
                              Train Stations
                              • Toronto Union Station
                                1000 ft
                              Underground stations
                              • Union
                                1000 ft
                              • St. Andrew Subway Station
                                1000 ft
                              Restaurants
                              • Bardi's Steak House
                                100 ft
                              • The Pub (cuisine: American)
                                100 ft
                              Hotel information
                              • Check-in:
                                from  2 pm
                              • Check-out:
                                until  11 am
                              • Year renovated:
                                2012
                              • Number of floors:
                                12
                              • Number of rooms:
                                194

                              Hotel Awards

                              CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedTorontoStrathcona Hotel

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                              Best Design Hotels in Canada

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                              What's nearby

                              Tourist attractions

                              • Toronto-Dominion Centre - 400 ft
                              • Attractions Ontario - 1400 ft

                              Places of interest

                              Train stations

                              Convention centers

                              Sport related

                              Shopping areas

                              Amusement

                              • Milwaukee's Grill Tap and Bar - 1400 ft

                              Museums

                              Parks

                              Halls

                              • Music Gallery - 1400 ft

                              Universities, Institutes

                              • Canadian Securities Institute - 700 ft
                              • Canadian School of Management - 1400 ft

                              Theaters

                              Underground stations

                              Local attractions

                              • Queen's Park - 1.0 mi
                                College St. & University Ave., Toronto
                              • Kensington Market and Spadina Avenue - 1.1 mi
                                Bounded by Dundas St., Spadina Ave., Baldwin St., and Augusta Ave., Toronto
                              • Allan Gardens Conservatory - 1.1 mi
                                19 Horticultural Ave, Toronto
                              • Toronto Police Museum - 1.0 mi
                                40 College St., Toronto
                              • Maple Leaf Gardens - 1.1 mi
                                60 Carlton St., Toronto

                              Near the hotel

                              • CN Tower - 1600 ft
                                301 Front St W, Toronto
                              • Toronto Dominion Gallery of Inuit Art - 600 ft
                                79 Wellington St W, Toronto
                              • Financial District - 1000 ft
                                Toronto, OntarioCanada
                              • Royal Bank Plaza - 1100 ft
                                Northwest corner of Bay St. and Front St., Toronto
                              • Toronto-Dominion Centre - 600 ft
                                King St. W and Wellington St W, Toronto
                              • Union Station - 800 ft
                                65 Front St. W., Toronto
                              • BCE Place - 1000 ft
                                161-181 Bay St, Toronto

                              Restaurants nearby

                              • Bardi's Steak House - 100 ft

                                Address: 56 York St
                                Phone: (416) 366-9211

                                57% likes this, based on 69 reviews
                                Price Range: USD 31 - USD 50

                              • EPIC - 400 ft

                                Address: 100 Front Street West (@ The Fairmont Royal York)
                                Phone: 416-860-6949

                                73% likes this, based on 194 reviews
                                Price Range: USD 31 - USD 50

                              • Jack Astor's Bar & Grill - Front St. - 500 ft

                                Address: 144 Front St W
                                Phone: 416-585-2121

                                65% likes this, based on 184 reviews
                                Cuisine: American
                                Price Range: USD 19 - USD 28

                              • The Pub - 100 ft

                                Address: 60 York Street

                                71% likes this, based on 22 reviews
                                Cuisine: American

                              • La Prep - 300 ft

                                Address: 40 University Avenue
                                Phone: (514) 510-5001

                              Hotel information
                              • Check-in:
                                from  2 pm
                              • Check-out:
                                until  11 am
                              • Year renovated:
                                2012
                              • Number of floors:
                                12
                              • Number of rooms:
                                194

                              Hotel Awards

                              CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedTorontoStrathcona Hotel

                              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                              Best Design Hotels in Canada

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                              Strathcona Hotel Reviews

                              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Strathcona Hotel

                              Average guest rating

                              7.4out of 10
                              Very good
                              Based on 641 reviews

                              Guest reviews

                              • Single
                                6.6

                                Great location!

                                The street side rooms are very noisy and the internet reception is really poor on the lower levels.

                              • Single
                                7.4

                                The room was very clean, and the hotel image is presented as up-scale (but it is not). Close to downtown. I stayed there for business purposes. Therefore, it suited my needs nicely.

                                The room was advertised as "Executive", with king size bed. The room was very small. The only reason it is called "Executive", is because it's above 8th. floor. The bed was not even a queen size. Somewhat larger than double, but not quite Queen. But, advertised as King bed. The room was noted as "the most spacious". It was no larger than 15 feet by 15 feet. Disappointing.

                              • Single
                                8.8

                                The staff at the desk is 10++++ When I phoned, someone answered first ring.

                                I didn't realize that the room had two single beds..I need more space than a single bed normally provides.

                              • Single
                                6.2

                                The Location was great and the beds are comfortable.

                                Had to pay for the internet which is free at all other hotels. There weren't any amenities and there could have been a lot more for the money spent.

                              • Single
                                6.6

                                Location and pub downstairs

                                The rooms were small and not conducive for business travel. The amenities made working on the road very difficult. Beds were basic and too hard for a comfortable stay.

                              • Single
                                7.8

                                On check out my $92 Booked.net was honoured. Needless anxiety imposed (see box to left).

                                Clerk had little time, left without giving me key. Had to wait for another clerk; also too busy. 'Security' deposit exceeded my Booked.net $92 quote by over $50

                              • Single
                                6.6

                                Location

                                The staff seems very cold. Rooms too small. Entry to hotel isn't welcoming. If you're in downtown toronto for just couple of days this is good.

                              • Couple
                                9.6

                                I was in Toronto for a conference at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The hotel is the only inexpensive option within walking disgance of the centre. Its downtown location in the financial district is ideal for business travellers. The Toronto airport shuttle stops at the Fairmont Hotel across the road. There are plenty of eateries and convenience shops nearby and the Eaton Centre is within walking distance. The harbour is also nearby.

                                An in-room safe would be nice. Also an electric kettle. I personally don't like squeezing bath soap from a dispenser.

                              • Couple
                                5.4

                                Good location and reasonable room rate

                                Small room for the queen size bed, water flushing sound from other room is noisy...

                              • Single
                                9.6

                                The service was helpful and courteous; the room was very nice and kept clean; the location to subway and downtown events and venues was suberb!

                              • Single
                                7.8

                                Location pretty good - very near the train station and a short walk from the cn tower and Eaton Centre shopping area. It is in the middle of the Financial District but this didn't necessarily detract from the hotel. Just not as many nice restaurants in the immediate vicinity.

                                There was a charge for the wifi, while not being astronomical, this is unusual in that most hotels now have free wifi.

                              • Single
                                8.2

                                The room was a little smaller than I expected, but functional, clean, and comfortable.

                              • Group of friends
                                7.8

                                The location, for what we were doing - attending a play at the Princess of Wales Theatre and a performance at the Air Canada Centre, couldn't have been better. We could walk everywhere and we were just across the street from where the Porter Airways shuttle picked up. The room was quite small but very adequate for our needs.

                                Strong disinfectant smell and very small closet which was difficult to access.

                              • Single
                                9.2

                                It was very convenient and just what I was looking for. I 'm from out-of- town and it was just an o/n stay to attend the opera. The young lady acting as concierge was very friendly and particularly helpful. I wouldn't hestitate to use the Strathcona again for this king of stay.

                              • Family with children
                                10.0

                                The staff were very friendly, I was especially impressed when they agreed to look after our luggage,(after we had booked out), while we went round the city. I would certainly use the Strathcona again.

                              How to reach hotel

                              hotel Strathcona Hotel - Toronto Toronto location
                              Show big map »

                              Hotel Address:

                              60 York Street, Toronto, Canada, M5J 1S8

                              Get directions
                              City Center
                              • Toronto
                                3000 ft
                              Airports
                              Train Stations
                              • Toronto Union Station
                                1000 ft
                              Underground stations
                              • Union
                                1000 ft
                              • St. Andrew Subway Station
                                1000 ft
                              Restaurants
                              • Bardi's Steak House
                                100 ft
                              • The Pub (cuisine: American)
                                100 ft
                              Hotel information
                              • Check-in:
                                from  2 pm
                              • Check-out:
                                until  11 am
                              • Year renovated:
                                2012
                              • Number of floors:
                                12
                              • Number of rooms:
                                194

                              Hotel Awards

                              CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedTorontoStrathcona Hotel

                              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                              Best Design Hotels in Canada

                              Use Badge