Toronto General Hospital is part of the University Health Network (UHN) situated in the Discovery District of downtown Toronto. It is a leading health care facility that offers services to Canadian citizens as well as those who live beyond the borders of Canada. Those needing to stay nearby to this Toronto hospital will likely find all hotels listed below to be suitable accommodations. All are clean and well-maintained facilities, according to guest reviews, and some offer on-site restaurant and leisure facilities which will help to make your stay in Toronto less stressful. If you have come by car, you will need to consider the hotel's parking fees which are added on to the cost of the room.

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Editor's Top 10 Picks

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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
Recently re-branded as the Chelsea Hotel Toronto, this centrally-located hotel is only a 7-minute walk to the Toronto General Hospital (TGH) and is also nearby to public transit options. The Chelsea has supervised child care services on the 2nd floor, which could provide important assistance to families visiting and supporting loved ones at the hospital. Other on-site facilities such as their restaurants, fitness centre, indoor pools and guest laundry will add comfort and convenience to your stay. Long-stay guests may want to take advantage of their kitchenette rooms which feature full-size fridge, stove and microwave. Shopping and restaurants are located nearby on Yonge St. 
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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
The Holiday Inn offers good value, sleek modern rooms, and friendly staff in an excellent location. It's only a 12-minute walk to the TGH and public transit is accessible in 2 minutes. It has a 24-hr supermarket, called Metro, a 2-minute walk away. Hotel facilities include a restaurant and lounge, a fitness and business centre, an indoor pool, a spa and guest laundry. All rooms come with mini-fridges. Guests said there is a nice outdoor space for relaxing at the hotel.
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Book from ~$103 CAD
Good value and pet-friendly downtown Toronto hotel with free breakfast and free Wi-Fi
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, breakfast, local calls, movie channels, newspapers
  • The staff were friendly and helpful, according to guests
  • Many guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • Several guests liked being near Chinatown and its restaurants
  • Many guests praised their rooms for being clean and spacious
  • Wi-Fi rated as very good in online reviews
Cons
  • Parking is $10 per day when arranged with front desk (or $19 if accessing the parkade independently)
  • Several guests thought that the free breakfast offered a limited selection
  • Some guests found the parking rates difficult to understand and the parkade hard to find
  • Some housekeeping complaints from guests
This budget hotel is an 11-minute transit ride or drive to the hospital. It will take 20 minutes to walk there.
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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
This hotel is only a 7-minute walk or 5-minute drive to the hospital.
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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
This hotel is a 7-minute drive or 19 minutes by public transit to the hospital.
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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
It will take a 14-minute walk or 5-minute drive to access the Toronto General.
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Book from ~$397 CAD
Luxury boutique Toronto-Yorkville hotel with indoor pool, day spa, High Tea & fine dining
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, newspapers
  • Guests often praised the rooms for their beauty and comfort
  • Staff were attentive and welcoming said guests
  • Location was perfect, on a quiet street, but near to Bloor's restaurants, shops and subway stop
  • Many enjoyed meals on site
  • The pool and other facilities were well liked
  • Wi-Fi was rated as excellent by guests online
Cons
  • Valet parking is $30 per day or $45 for overnight
  • A few guests complained that there was no lobby seating

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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
This hotel is 8 minutes by car or 13 minutes by public transit to the Toronto General.
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Book from ~$170 CAD
Stylish boutique hotel in a prime downtown Toronto location with comfy beds and free Wi-Fi
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Many guests liked the central downtown location close to shops, restaurants and transit
  • Many guests said the rooms were clean and nicely decorated
  • Staff were friendly and helpful, according to guests
  • Many guests thought the beds were comfortable
  • Several guests praised the food and service at the on-site restaurant
  • A few guests thought the hotel offered good value
Cons
  • Parking is available off site in a public lot for about $14 per day
  • Some guests said their rooms were small
  • A few guests were disturbed by street noise
  • A few guests complained that their rooms had no view
This hotel is a 9-minute drive or 15 minutes by public transit to the hospital.
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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
This hotel provides a good value stay a 9-minute drive or 20-minute transit ride to the hospital.

3 Other Hotels Close to Toronto General Hospital

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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
Location
Situated on busy Yonge Street, surrounded by shops and restaurants, the Courtyard by Marriott is an 11-minute walk or 7-minute public transit ride from Toronto General.
Parking
Valet parking is $32 per day, while an off-site parking option can also be found directly nearby, at a cost of $27 per day.
Getting Around
Access to public transit at College Station (including subway and streetcar) is a 1-minute walk from the hotel, while Dundas Station and the Eaton Centre are an 8-minute drive away.

The Gardiner Expressway or the Don Valley Parkway can both be reached in approximately 10 minutes.
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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
Location
Tucked in behind the Eaton Centre on Bay Street, the Toronto Marriott is a 12-minute walk or approximate 10-minute ride on public transit from Toronto General.
Parking
Self-parking is available for $30 per day, while valet service costs $40 per day.
Getting Around
The #6 bus can be caught at the hotel's doorstep, while Dundas Street and streetcars are a 2-minute walk away. Dundas Subway Station is a mere 4 minutes on foot from the hotel.

The Gardiner Expressway is an approximate 5-minute drive away, while the Don Valley Parkway is approximately a 7-minute drive from the hotel.
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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
Location
Located on trendy Queen Street across the street from City Hall, the Sheraton is an approximate 13-minute walk or 8-minute bus trip from Toronto General.
Getting Around
Queen Streetcars are located at the door, and Osgoode Station is a 3-minute walk away. The Eaton Centre and Queen Station are a 5-minute walk from this central hotel.

The Gardiner Expressway can be reached by vehicle in approximately 6 minutes, while the Don Valley Parkway can be reached in approximately 10.
Parking
Valet parking is available for $48 per night. Self-parking in public lots can be found nearby, but rates fluctuate.

Tips For Staying Near Toronto General Hospital

Location
Located in downtown Toronto's Discovery District, and part of the University Health Network, is Toronto General Hospital (TGH). Toronto General specializes in cardiac care, organ transplants, surgery and critical care.

The Toronto General published an online magazine covering all hospital information for potential and future patients and their families.
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Parking
Parking is available in nearby lots on Gerrard Street and Elizabeth Street. The rates fluctuate, but a parking attendant can be reached at 416-595-7136 for current information. Pick-up and drop-off is also available in the u-shaped drive at the Elizabeth Street entrance.
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Dining
On site is a Starbucks and Tim Hortons coffee shop, as well as a food court with a wide variety of options, including Druxy's, Booster Juice, Hero Burger, Lettieri, Lotus Leaf, Mega Wraps, Soup It Up, Subway, Sushi by Bento Nouveau and Bagel Stop. 

If none of those options sounds right for you, nearby Dundas Street is packed with a number of fast-food and finer dining options, and is just a 7-minute walk away.
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Other Tips
The hospital has enabled Wi-Fi, but guests are asked to not use their phones in areas where direct patient care is being undertaken, due to radio frequencies interfering with machines. The food court and lobbies are acceptable places to use your cell phone. 

For outpatient guests undergoing cancer treatment, the Princess Margaret Lodge has hotel-style rooms available for $70 a week, and many area hotels will offer a discount with a letter from a TGH healthcare professional. Please contact a hotel that you're interested in directly, to ask about these rates. 

You should also be aware that sometimes the discounted rates offered by the hotels can actually be higher than the rate available online, so it is advisable to compare the room rates on the days of your intended stay.
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Entertainment
On the 4th floor of Toronto General Hospital is an open-air conservatory for guests and patients to enjoy during their stay.
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