These picks are good downtown Toronto hotels conveniently located to the Union Station.

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Editor's Top 10 Picks

Editor's Picks
Book from ~$546 CAD
Historic luxury landmark hotel in downtown Toronto with indoor pool, day spa and fine dining
This grand old chateau-style hotel (originally the tallest building of the British Empire) is supremely convenient to the Union Station as it's right across the street. It's also accessible via the PATH system underground from the Union Station so there's no need for a cab or to walk in wet and cold weather. The hotel also has direct access to the hundreds of shops, restaurants and services located in the PATH. Current admirers enjoy its central location, the beauty of its common areas, large swimming pool, restaurants, lounges and the friendly service of the staff. This grand old hotel is being renovated so be sure to ask for a newly renovated room! Unfortunately, Wi-Fi and parking are extra.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi is included for President’s Club members and Gold Floor rooms and available for free in the lobby
  • Rooms were clean, updated and had comfy beds and nice decor
  • Location was well liked, close to Union Station, Air Canada Centre, the PATH
  • Staff were attentive and friendly
  • Guests enjoyed delicious meals and breakfast buffets on site
  • Guests praised the elegant interiors and public spaces of the hotel
Cons
  • Wi-Fi is $15.76 or $27.06 per 24 hours for non Club members
  • Valet parking is $53 per night
  • Some complained of small rooms with little closet space
  • Noise from hallways and other rooms an issue for some
  • A few guests found the hotel pricey
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Book from ~$225 CAD
Highly praised downtown Toronto luxury boutique hotel with modern decor and on-site dining
Guests love using this elegant boutique hotel for accessing the Union Station, just across the street, about 5 minutes on foot. It's great when flying in to Toronto to utilize the UP Express from Pearson Airport, a direct 35-minute ride. No need for cabs or rental cars, just an easy walk to the hotel from Union.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, breakfast, newspapers
  • Rooms were modern and very clean with comfy beds
  • Guests liked the staff and found them attentive and helpful
  • Guests enjoyed meals on site and room service
  • Location was convenient to Union Station, Air Canada Centre, Rogers Centre, restaurants and financial district
  • Breakfast was typically enjoyed by guests
  • Wi-Fi was rated as excellent by reviewers online
Cons
  • Valet parking is $49 per night
  • A few reviewers complained about street noise or sounds from fans leaving the Air Canada Centre (next door)
  • Some felt breakfast could be improved with more hot items and variety
  • Some felt the glass shower with blinds did not offer full privacy
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Book from ~$146 CAD
Classy downtown Toronto hotel attached to Convention Centre with indoor pool & fine dining
Just 6 minutes' walk down the street from the Union Station, is the well-reviewed and sophisticated InterContinental Centre Hotel which guests consider perfectly located in Toronto's downtown. Its renovated rooms, its popular day spa, salt-water pool, and restaurant's decor offer a sense of luxury and style. Top notch service from professional staff is the icing on the cake. 
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi to IHG rewards members
  • Many enjoyed clean, quiet rooms with comfortable beds
  • Some guests had spectacular views of the lake and city
  • Location was ideal to the convention centre, and handy to attractions, restaurants and public transit
  • Guests spoke highly of the spa area, staff and treatments
  • Many enjoyed the pool and hot tub
Cons
  • Valet parking is $45 per day
  • Wi-Fi (for non-club members) daily cost is $13.95/regular and $17/premium
  • Guests often found breakfast, room service and other meals pricey
  • Some guests thought that the hotel was expensive
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Book from ~$104 CAD
Stylish boutique hotel in a prime downtown Toronto location with comfy beds and free Wi-Fi
The Victoria Hotel is also conveniently located only about a 6-minute walk from Union Station. It's a little easier on the pocketbook than its downtown counterparts and guests consider it to offer good value. The rooms are modern, tastefully decorated and clean with comfortable beds and good quality linens. The staff are friendly and the location is considered excellent for being close to restaurants, shopping and downtown Toronto attractions. Parking is off site but only about $14 per day which is excellent for downtown Toronto and Wi-Fi is included. Attached is a great little restaurant serving breakfast and lunch called Over Easy.
Pros
  • Free amenities available to all rooms: Wi-Fi
  • Free amenities available in some rooms: bottled water, Netflix movies, local calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean and stylish with comfy beds
  • Location was excellent--close to shops, restaurants, attractions and transit
  • Staff were friendly and accommodating
  • Guests enjoyed breakfast at Over Easy
  • Many felt the hotel was reasonably priced
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • Parking is available off site for about $30 per day
  • Some found the rooms a little small and the heater difficult to adjust
  • On occasion guests were disturbed by street noise
  • A few guests complained that their rooms had no view
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Book from ~$179 CAD
New and highly praised luxury hotel in downtown Toronto near CN Tower with indoor pool
The Delta Toronto is a newer and modern high-rise hotel which is perfectly located for accessing much of downtown Toronto and of course the Union Station transportation hub, only a 5-minute walk away. It is well liked for its impressive views of Lake Ontario, its outgoing staff and very clean rooms with very comfortable beds. It can get busy during Jays or Raptors games creating queues for the elevators and a lack of parking. Also guests recommend getting rooms that overlook the lake and not on the train side which some guests found noisy even on the higher floors.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, local calls, newspapers
  • Many found the beds very comfortable and the rooms very clean with upscale bathrooms
  • Rooms on higher floors that faced the water had splendid views and were quieter
  • Location was well liked, close to Union Station and city's entertainment venues
  • Staff were typically very accommodating
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent by guests online
Cons
  • Self-parking costs $35 per 24 hours and valet parking costs $42 with unlimited in/out privileges
  • Some guests found the parking limited, especially during Jays and Raptors games
  • Some were disturbed by the trains from Union Station even on the higher floors
  • Some guests missed having a mini-fridge or mini-bar in their rooms
  • Guests were often underwhelmed by the dining on site and found it expensive
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Book from ~$159 CAD
Popular downtown Toronto all-suite hotel with kitchenettes, private hot tubs & indoor pool
This all-suite hotel offers modern and spacious suites in a prime downtown location, next to the subway, and in walking distance of much of downtown. It's a 7-minute walk to Union Station, but guests can also access the subway stop to Union in a 3-minute walk.
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 ~$250 CAD
Classy downtown Toronto luxury hotel with indoor pool, fine dining and high-end amenities 
The fabulous Ritz Carlton Toronto is everything you would expect from the Ritz and more, perfectly located in the downtown on a quiet street between two parks and an 8-minute walk to Union Station.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, bottled water, shoe shine, newspapers
  • The rooms were elegant and well furnished with high quality furniture and amenities
  • Wi-Fi was rated as excellent by online reviewers
  • Guests loved the views of Lake Ontario and the CN Tower from south-facing rooms
  • Excellent buffets, dining and drinks at the hotel said guests
  • Staff provided efficient and thoughtful service
  • Prime downtown location, an easy walk to entertainment venues, restaurants, shopping and business offices
Cons
  • Valet parking is $48 for overnight
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Book from ~$170 CAD
Highly praised classic luxury hotel in downtown Toronto with high quality rooms and dining
The King Eddy is a truly superb hotel, a 9-minute walk from Union Station. This is one of my personal favourites with beautifully renovated luxury rooms, upscale bathrooms and fascinating public spaces with decor that brilliantly combines modern and classic styles.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi in the lobby
  • Location ideal to downtown attractions, restaurants, shopping and public transit
  • Great stylish, spacious and comfortable rooms said guests
  • Professional, friendly and helpful service from staff
  • Guests enjoyed good dining on site
Cons
  • In-room Wi-Fi costs $14.95 or $19.95 per 24 hours
  • Valet parking is $45 per day
  • No swimming pool on site
  • Restaurant a little pricey according to a few guests
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Book from ~$109 CAD
Toronto downtown harbourfront hotel with Ontario Lake views, fine dining and indoor pool
The Westin Harbour Castle offers a comfortable stay a 10-minute walk from Union. Get a room with a magnificent view of the CN Tower or Lake Ontario and enjoy the park-like setting along the lake.
Pros
  • Free amenities: pet stays
  • Many reviewers were pleased with their clean and comfortable rooms
  • Numerous guests enjoyed the hotel's proximity to public transportation and the CN Tower
  • The hotel's staff were praised for their helpfulness and professionalism
Cons
  • Wi-Fi and wired Internet cost $16 per day
  • Self parking is $50 and valet parking is $60 per day
  • Some guests complained of the expensive parking and Wi-Fi costs
  • The hotel's common areas were in need of an upgrade according to some lodgers
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Book from ~$142 CAD
Highly praised downtown Toronto all-suite hotel with rooftop hot tub and restaurant
This hotel offers a comfortable and good value stay in a well liked location, an 11-minute walk from Union Station.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, local calls
  • Suites were clean, updated, spacious and quiet
  • Location was handy to Eaton Centre, public transit, restaurants
  • Staff were very helpful and professional
  • Guests liked the rooftop hot tub
  • Good value at this hotel according to guests
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
  • Guests often liked the no party, no late-night guests rule
Cons
  • Parking is $27 per night including tax
  • Some found the beds uncomfortably hard
  • Breakfast not included in all room types

4 Other Hotels Close to Toronto Union Station

Editor's Picks
Book from ~$94 CAD
Good value Toronto hotel with clean and cozy rooms in an excellent downtown location
Getting Around
This hotel is about a 4-minute walk from Union Station and is partially accessible by the underground PATH with part of the walking route above ground.
Pros
  • Many guests liked their clean, comfortable and well-equipped rooms
  • Many guests liked the hotel's location, close to dining, shopping, downtown attractions and the harbourfront
  • Friendly and welcoming staff, according to guests
  • Numerous guests were pleased with the value offered by the hotel
Cons
  • A few guests reported small-sized rooms and bathrooms
  • Wi-Fi costs $6 per 24 hours
  • No on-site parking
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Book from ~$119 CAD
Downtown Toronto hotel offers suites with kitchenettes, day spa, restaurant and wine bar
Getting Around
This hotel is about a 6-minute walk from Union Station and is only accessible by an above-ground walking route.
Pros
  • Location was convenient for transit, restaurants and attractions
  • Rooms were usually described as spacious with comfortable beds
  • Staff were usually described as friendly and accommodating
  • Wi-Fi rated as very good by guests overall
  • Some guests enjoyed meals at the restaurant
Cons
  • Amenity fee charged at 6% to cover Wi-Fi, coffee, tea, local calls, bathrobes, newspapers and the use of fitness room
  • Valet parking is $40 per night
  • Parking was limited according to some guests
  • Some guests disturbed by unexpected amenity fee and large deposit placed on visa cards
  • Some found rooms too small and not well cleaned and maintained
  • Some complained of noise from the street
  • Hot tub use part of spa and required an extra charge said guests
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Book from ~$234 CAD
Highly praised luxury hotel in downtown Toronto with infinity pool, spa and fine dining
Getting Around
This hotel is 6 minutes from Union Station on foot following a straightforward above-ground walking route along Bay Street.
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
Editor's Picks
Book from ~$115 CAD
Pet-friendly and well-located downtown Toronto hotel with indoor pool, restaurant & lounge
Getting Around
A 7-minute above-ground walk will take you to this hotel from Union Station.
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free pet stays
  • Several reviewers enjoyed their clean and well-equipped rooms
  • The hotel was praised for its downtown locale and proximity to attractions
  • Guests enjoyed the pool at the hotel
  • Many lodgers were pleased with the hotel's fair rates
  • Guests enjoyed breakfasts on site
Cons
  • Parking costs $25 per day
  • Some guests said the hotel rooms were dated

Tips For Staying Near Toronto Union Station

Location
Toronto Union Station is located in the heart of downtown Toronto at the intersection of two main streets, Front Street and Bay Street. 

The area directly surrounding the station consists of office buildings, condos and downtown attractions such as the Air Canada Centre.
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Getting Around: Public Transit
Union Station is Toronto's main transportation hub providing public transportation throughout the GTA, to the city's airports, nearby cities as well as points across Canada and the United States. 

Travellers can ride the TTC subway, streetcar and bus lines for travel within the Greater Toronto Area, the GO Transit buses and trains to nearby cities, the VIA Rail Trains to cities across Canada and the Amtrak Trains to points in the USA. 

The UP Express is a recent addition, offering direct transport to and from the Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) from Union Station

Staying in a hotel near to Union Station makes it convenient to travellers accessing the airport by public transit as well as those who will need to travel throughout Toronto, to neighbouring cities and towns and beyond.
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Getting Around: Walking
All our Editor's Picks are within walking distance of Union Station. This area of downtown Toronto is highly walkable as driving can sometimes take even longer in congested traffic conditions and parking can be costly in the downtown area.

A part of Union Station is underground and it connects to the underground PATH walking system along with 12 downtown hotels. In some cases, the PATH routes take longer as they are not direct, however, they are handy in rainy or snowy weather.

The PATH system can also be used to access many points of interest close to Union Station such as the Air Canada Centre and Maple Leaf Square plus many eateries and shops located in the PATH itself.
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Getting Around: Free Shuttle
There is a free shuttle bus, operated by Porter Airlines, which runs every 15 minutes to and from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. You can catch it near Union Station, at 123 Front Street, on the southwest corner of York Street and Front Street West. 
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Dining
There are many take-out food options located in the main concourse of Union Station including McDonald's, Tim Hortons, Mr. Sub and Second Cup. 

There are also many sit-down dining options within a 5- to 10-minute walk of Union Station, with several situated close to the intersection of University Avenue and Front Street, including chains like Jack Astor's and East Side Mario's plus independent restaurants.
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Entertainment
There are several entertainment venues within walking distance of Union Station, including the Air Canada Centre, which is directly accessible to the station via the underground path. 

Other entertainment venues within a 10-minute walk of Union Station include the Hockey Hall of Fame, the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, the CN Tower and Ripley's Aquarium.
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