Editor's Top 10 Picks

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Book from ~$398 CAD
Good value downtown Toronto hotel near subway with indoor pool, restaurant and free Wi-Fi
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, business centre printing, guest laundry use, newspapers
  • Rooms were renovated and clean with comfy beds
  • Staff were friendly and attentive said guests
  • Location very convenient to subway, restaurants and downtown attractions
  • Some mentioned excellent breakfast at Bistro restaurant on site
  • Wi-Fi rated as very good by guests
Cons
  • Valet parking is $35 per day
  • Noise transfer was mentioned by a few guests
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Book from ~$133 CAD
Downtown Toronto hotel with well-liked location offers indoor pool, restaurant and lounge
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet
  • Rooms were clean and well equipped said guests
  • Location was convenient to dining, shopping, groceries and public transit
  • Wi-Fi was rated as good by guests on online surveys
  • Staff were pleasant and efficient according to guests
Cons
  • Parking is underground and costs $28 per night
  • Guests often complained of small rooms and bathrooms
  • Noise transferred from the hallway, neighbouring rooms and from traffic outside
  • Some had difficulties with the Wi-Fi
  • Some felt the hotel and rooms were tired and in need of updates
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Book from ~$408 CAD
Clean and cozy downtown Toronto hotel near Eaton Centre with modern decor and restaurant 
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi is available in business rooms and on guest computers in the lobby
  • Many guests found the rooms modern and attractive
  • Many reviewers found the hotel conveniently located for walking to downtown attractions, restaurants, and shopping
  • Guests found the staff kind and accommodating
  • Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • A few reviewers found the beds comfortable
Cons
  • A couple of guests were disappointed about paying additional fees for Wi-Fi ($8.95 per 24 hours in most rooms)
  • Underground parking is $19 per night
  • Some guests found their rooms uncomfortably small and with air conditioning fan blowing directly on them while they slept
  • Some guests were disturbed by noise from traffic, AC units and from noise that transferred from other rooms
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Book from ~$307 CAD
Downtown Toronto hotel with adults-only pool, family pool with waterslide and Kids Centre
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Many guests found their rooms to be clean and comfortable
  • Many guests liked this hotel's downtown location for its convenience to shopping, dining and transit
  • Some guests enjoyed meals at on site eateries and lounges
  • Staff friendly and helpful, according to many guests
  • Many guests liked the renovations to lobby and restaurants
  • Hotel caters to families with Teen Lounge and Kids Centre (supervised child care with activities)
  • Guests can request mini-fridge and bathrobes at front desk
Cons
  • Self-parking costs $16 for 12 hours, $29/ 24 hrs and $39 for valet parking
  • Many guest complaints about tired rooms, bathrooms and hallways
  • A few guests encountered not overly pleasant staff
  • There were mixed reviews about value
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Book from ~$211 CAD
Hospitable downtown Toronto hotel with indoor pool, restaurants and cozy jacuzzi suites
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free welcome cookies
  • Many guests enjoyed clean rooms and comfortable beds
  • Staff were professional and very friendly
  • Guests enjoyed dining at both restaurants on site
  • Location was very convenient to public transit, Greyhound bus, restaurant, shopping and entertainment
  • Wi-Fi rated very good by guests
Cons
  • Underground self-parking is $35 per day
  • Some complained of limited and tight parking
  • Some guests found their rooms small
  • A few said the restaurant and breakfast was pricey
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Book from ~$136 CAD
Good value hotel in downtown Toronto with clean rooms, free hot breakfast and free Wi-Fi 
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, hot breakfast, local calls, newspapers
  • Many found clean rooms and comfortable beds
  • Guests loved the location, an easy walk to much of downtown, restaurants and public transit
  • The hotel's free breakfast was enjoyed for its quality and variety
  • Many thought the hotel provided good value
  • Staff were highly rated, friendly, helpful and efficient
Cons
  • Parking costs $20 per day
  • Some guests complained of dated rooms
  • A few guests said Wi-Fi was spotty
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Downtown Toronto hotel with well-equipped rooms, restaurants, indoor pool and free Wi-Fi
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free morning shuttle
  • The hotel's location was praised for its downtown locale
  • Numerous reviewers were pleased with the level of customer service they received during their stay
  • Several lodgers enjoyed their clean and well-equipped rooms
Cons
  • Valet-only parking for $37.16 plus tax
  • A few guests complained about the valet-only parking being expensive
  • The hotel's surrounding area was described as sketchy by a few lodgers
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Book from ~$544 CAD
Historic luxury landmark hotel in downtown Toronto with indoor pool, day spa and fine dining
Pros
  • Numerous guests praised the hotel's downtown locale and proximity to Union Station
  • The hotel's staff were complimented on their attentive and friendly service
  • Several lodgers enjoyed their clean and comfortable rooms
  • Some guests enjoyed delicious meals and breakfast buffets on site
  • Many guests enjoyed the elegant interiors and public spaces of the hotel
Cons
  • Wi-Fi is 15.76 per 24 hours for non Club members
  • Parking is $53 per night
  • Dated decor and small-sized rooms were reported by a few lodgers
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Book from ~$464 CAD
Popular downtown Toronto all-suite hotel with kitchenettes, private hot tubs & indoor pool
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi
  • Guests were impressed with the suites for cleanliness, amenities and style
  • Location was excellent in walking distance of restaurants, shops, attractions and right next to the subway
  • Many thought it was great value for the dollar
  • Staff were welcoming and professional said guests
  • Guests enjoyed meals on site and the hotel's friendly bar
Cons
  • Valet parking is available for $45 overnight till 11 am
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Book from ~$146 CAD
Downtown Toronto hotel near Eaton Centre with spacious rooms, indoor pool and restaurant
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Many guests found the rooms comfortable, clean and surprisingly spacious
  • Location was convenient to Eaton Centre, Dundas Square, public transit, restaurants
  • Guests rated Wi-Fi as good overall in reviews
  • Guests usually liked the staff and found them helpful
  • Many guests said they would return
Cons
  • Underground parking is $28 overnight
  • Some guests found the rooms dated
  • No mini-fridge in standard rooms a disappointment for some
  • Elevators slow and small, according to guests

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Book from ~$138 CAD
Cozy boutique hotel in downtown Toronto with kitchenette suites, restaurant and spa 
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Several guests liked the hotel's downtown location which was close to Massey Hall
  • Guests interested in shopping mentioned that Eaton Centre was near the hotel
  • Many guests liked that their suites had kitchens
  • Guests enjoyed the staff of this hotel
Cons
  • Valet-only parking is $40 plus taxes per night
  • Some guests thought the hotel was a bit dated
Getting Around
This hotel is a 1-minute walk from the Eaton Centre and is closest to the Yonge Street entrance just south of Shuter Street.
Money-saving
This hotel offers a package that includes a $50 gift card to the Eaton Centre.
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Book from ~$241 CAD
Well-liked downtown Toronto hotel near Eaton Centre with indoor pool and restaurant
Pros
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and comfortable
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their helpful service
  • Many reviewers found the hotel well located for accessing downtown attractions on foot
  • Several guests enjoyed the food at the on-site restaurant
  • Several reviewers found the beds comfortable
Cons
  • Self-parking costs $35 per day, valet costs $43 per day
  • Wi-Fi and wired Internet costs $11 per 24 hours
Getting Around
This hotel is located on the west side of the Eaton Centre on Bay Street and has a direct connection to the mall via a walkway, which is under a 1-minute walk from the mall.
Money-saving
There is a package available at the hotel that includes accommodation in a deluxe room and a $25 gift card for the Eaton Centre. This rate can be booked through the hotel's website.
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Book from ~$232 CAD
Very well-liked downtown Toronto all-suite hotel with free Wi-Fi and on-site dining
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free local calls
  • Numerous guests liked the shopping options near the hotel and Eaton Centre was mentioned frequently
  • Several guests thought that the staff were very helpful
  • Numerous guests liked the layout of their suites
  • Many guests liked the rooftop hot tub and exercise facilities
Cons
  • Some guests felt that the hotel was a little dated
  • Occasionally a guest complained about paying for parking
  • Breakfast not included in all room types
  • Parking is $27 per night
Getting Around
This hotel is a 3-minute walk from the Queen Street entrance of the Eaton Centre.
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Book from ~$400 CAD
Highly praised downtown Toronto boutique hotel with luxurious rooms, spa & free breakfast
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, all-day coffee, bottled water, local calls, newspapers
  • Guests raved over the Hästens handmade beds in their rooms, the soaker tubs with bath salts and other attention to detail
  • Location was handy to transit, shopping and restaurants
  • Guests often found the staff very helpful and friendly
  • George Restaurant was nothing short of amazing for numerous guests
  • Many thought the hotel was worth every penny spent
  • Wi-Fi rated excellent in online surveys
Cons
  • Some found the parking lot across the street expensive, about $30 per day
  • A few recent guests found the free breakfast lacking
  • Some guests noticed homeless people in the area
Getting Around
This hotel is a 6-minute walk from the Queen Street entrance of the Eaton Centre and the walking route is a straightforward path along Queen Street, passing St. Michael's Hospital and the Metropolitan United Church.
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Book from ~$150 CAD
Well-liked downtown Toronto hotel with a year round indoor-outdoor pool, restaurant & spa
Pros
  • The hotel was praised for its downtown locale and proximity to public transit
  • Many guests were pleased with the level of customer service they received
  • Several reviewers enjoyed their clean and comfortable rooms
  • Ample on-site recreation: indoor hot tub, indoor/outdoor pool, sauna, fitness facilities
  • On-site restaurant with room service
Cons
  • Parking is valet only, costs $50 daily
  • Wi-Fi costs $16 per 24 hours, or $7.95 for wired Internet per day
  • A few guests reported noise transfer
  • A few guests complained about the added fees and restaurant prices
Getting Around
This hotel is a 4-minute walk from the Queen Street entrance of the Eaton Centre. The walking route is straightforward along Queen Street and involves passing Nathan Phillips Square and Old City Hall.
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Book from ~$324 CAD
Highly praised luxury hotel in downtown Toronto with infinity pool, spa and fine dining
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free pet stays
  • Many guests described their rooms and the hotel in general and classy and luxurious
  • Many reviewers found their rooms well-equipped with high-end amenities
  • Several guests found their beds comfortable
  • Several reviewers found the location convenient for exploring the city on foot
  • Many guests felt they received outstanding service at this hotel
  • Many guests were very pleased with the hotel's fine dining
Cons
  • A few guests thought that the room and food prices were expensive
  • Valet parking is $50 per night
Getting Around
This hotel is 5 minutes on foot from the Queen Street entrance of the Eaton Centre. 
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Book from ~$216 CAD
Highly praised downtown Toronto all-suite hotel with indoor pool, rooftop hot tubs and spa
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, breakfast buffet, local calls, local shuttle service
  • Guests found the rooms clean with hardwood floors and well equipped with mini-kitchens
  • Many guests enjoyed the roof top hot tubs and the indoor pool
  • Location was handy to downtown attractions, restaurants and shopping
  • Some loved the dining on site at Citrus
  • Many guests enjoyed the free hot and cold breakfast buffet
  • Wi-Fi was rated very good by guests overall
  • The staff were kind and gave great service according to guests
  • Good value at this hotel according to guests
Cons
  • Self-parking is $19 + tax and valet parking is $28 + tax per day
  • Some found the rooms a little dark and poorly lit
  • Some guests found their rooms or bathrooms small
  • The immediate area had homeless people, but guests said they were not hassled

Tips For Staying Near Toronto Eaton Centre

Location
The Toronto Eaton Centre is located in downtown Toronto. The mall almost takes up an entire city block and is surrounded by the main streets of Dundas Street to the north, Yonge Street to the east, Queen Street to the south and Bay Street to the west.

The area surrounding the Eaton Centre consists of high-rise office buildings, condos, retail shops, restaurants and theatres. It is also surrounded by other well-known Toronto landmarks, such as the Ryerson University campus and Toronto City Hall. 
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Getting Around: Driving
The estimated driving time to access any of the hotels listed below is under 5 minutes, however, as traffic can be quite congested within downtown Toronto and the area surrounding the Eaton Centre, it is recommended to consider walking, biking or taking public transit as options before driving.
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Parking
There are two underground parking lots at the Eaton Centre, which can accommodate up to 1,300 vehicles. One lot entrance is located on Bay Street, mid-way between Dundas Street and Queen Street, and the other is located on Yonge Street at Shuter Street.

Each lot has different rates ranging from $3.50 for 30 minutes or less to a daily maximum of $8. Full parking rate details for each lot can be found on the Toronto Eaton Centre website.
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Getting Around: Biking
Biking is a popular option for travelling throughout downtown Toronto. Some of the routes between the Eaton Centre and the hotels listed below access bike lanes.

There is free bike parking at the Eaton Centre, located in the Bay Street parking lot. There are 60 spaces available and are on a first-come, first-serve basis.
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Getting Around: Public Transit
All of the hotels listed below are within walking distance, however, street car routes are also available to travel from the Eaton Centre to your hotel. The closest street car routes to the mall run along Dundas Street and Queen Street.

Two TTC subway stations are directly accessible from the inside of the Eaton Centre, Queen Station and Dundas Station. Although the subway will not be necessary for travelling to any of the hotels listed below, they are a convenient option for travelling throughout Toronto.
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Dining
There are eight dine-in restaurants at the Eaton Centre, including Baton Rouge and Mr. Green Jeans. There is also a food court on the lower level referred to as the 'Urban Eatery' that features many popular take-out options such as McDonald's, Subway and KFC.

There are also several food and beverage kiosks located mainly on the first level, including Starbucks and Orange Julius.
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Getting Around: Walking
All of the hotels listed below are within a 7-minute walk, and many are accessible in 1 to 3 minutes on foot. The neighbourhood is also quite pedestrian friendly, with lots of foot traffic. However, caution should always be taken anywhere if walking alone at night.
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