There are a lot of good choices in Etobicoke for value. The hotels seem to be well run, with competitive prices. Our picks are those hotels that offered the very best value in our analysis of room prices, freebies, guest opinion and other on-site amenities.

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Editor's Top 5 Picks

Editor's Picks
Book from ~C$87 
Good value Toronto-Etobicoke hotel with comfy rooms, free hot breakfast and free parking
The Stay Inn is our first choice for value in Etobicoke. It has the sweet combination of the lowest room price with one of the highest guest scores. Guests consider this a great value with an included buffet breakfast, plus free parking and free Wi-Fi. 

The hotel is an easy walk to restaurants and shopping and offers quick access to downtown Toronto and the airport. Rooms are appealing and come with all the standard amenities, plus the inclusion of a mini-fridge for extra convenience. This hotel offers outstanding service from very friendly staff and guests can enjoy free 24-hr coffee on site. Business travellers can take advantage of the hotel’s business centre to catch up on some work or utilize the hotel’s meeting space.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot breakfast, parking, 24-hour coffee bar, Canada-wide calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean with comfortable beds
  • Location was handy to the highway, airport, shopping, restaurants and downtown Toronto
  • Staff were polite, friendly and helpful
  • Guests liked the free hot breakfast
  • Wi-Fi was rated as very good
  • Good value at this hotel said guests
Cons
  • No elevator
  • No in-room coffeemakers
  • A few guests said the breakfast area was small
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Book from ~C$192 
Toronto airport hotel 7 min to YYZ with free airport shuttle, indoor pool, restaurant & lounge
The quiet and friendly Courtyard Toronto Airport is another good pick for value in Etobicoke. This hotel offers fast, free Wi-Fi and an efficient airport shuttle, but breakfast is extra at The Bistro restaurant on site. The hotel has elegantly decorated rooms with modern, comfortable beds. All rooms come with mini-fridges and microwaves for added convenience, and there is a 24-hr convenience store with quick microwavable meals and snacks on hand, for those times when the restaurant is not open. To complete the stay, an inviting indoor pool and hot tub awaits guests for enjoying some leisure time.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, 22-hr airport shuttle, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean with comfy beds and soundproof windows
  • Location was an easy drive to highways and airport, and an easy walk to restaurants and Park & Fly Self Park
  • Staff were friendly, efficient and very helpful
  • Good dining on site at restaurant
  • Reasonable rates according to guests
  • Wi-Fi was rated very good
Cons
  • Parking costs $15 per night
  • Some said rooms were dated
  • Some guests complained about the included breakfast packages offered by the hotel, saying it did not include the children and portions were small
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Book from ~C$171 
Toronto airport hotel 8 min to YYZ with free 24-hour shuttle, indoor pool and restaurant 
The Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel & Conference Centre is another good choice for value. Most days, the hotel is very reasonably priced, but it can jump up suddenly to almost double! It comes very highly recommended by former guests, which is quite reassuring. The staff of this hotel seems to make the difference, as the property is a little older, according to some guests. 

It offers clean and comfortable rooms with appealing décor and modern bedding. Included in the room rate are Wi-Fi and a 24-hr airport shuttle service. The hotel has an indoor pool with hot tub and a well-liked 24-hr fitness centre. The on-site Olio: A Mediterranean Grille offers chef-made delicious breakfasts, lunch and dinner, tapas and a special seafood menu, along with a lounge and billiards table. Guests who want to relax in their rooms can order in room service.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, 24-hour airport shuttle, pet stays, newspapers
  • Rooms were nicely designed, renovated, clean and comfortable
  • Location was convenient to highways, airport, shopping malls, and restaurants within a block
  • Staff were genuine, very friendly and very helpful
  • Restaurant offered good food
  • Airport shuttle every 30 minutes added value
  • Wi-Fi was rated good
Cons
  • Self-parking is $20 and valet parking is $25, per day
  • Some guests found the restaurant expensive
  • No hot tub
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Book from ~C$80 
Good value west Toronto hotel close to highway and bus stop with free: breakfast & parking

Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, breakfast, parking, local calls, coffee in lobby
  • Many guests enjoyed clean and well-equipped rooms with comfortable beds
  • Staff were pleasant and friendly said guests
  • Good value and good rates according to many guests
  • Location handy to the highway, public transit, shopping and restaurants
  • Many liked their newly renovated bathrooms
  • Wi-Fi was rated as good overall by online reviewers
Cons
  • No elevator to the second floor
  • A few mentioned that breakfast was quite basic
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Book from ~C$184 
Well loved and elegant luxury hotel with old world charm, fine dining and full-service spa

Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, local calls, bottled water
  • Many guests enjoyed their clean and well-appointed rooms
  • Guests typically loved the charming qualities of the hotel
  • Many guests thought the staff was superb
  • Location was remote yet handy to Bloor restaurants and public transit
  • Guests typically enjoyed the free breakfast and other dining on site
Cons
  • Self-parking is $12 and valet parking is $20, per night
  • A few guests objected to the $12 per day hospitality fee
  • Occasionally guests had trouble finding the front desk
  • Some missed having hot items at the free breakfast
  • Although the hotel provided a late check out, some guests still wanted an early check in
  • Some guests complained of dated or worn furniture

5 Other Frequently Booked Hotels in Etobicoke

Editor's Picks
Book from ~C$72 
Toronto airport hotel 4 min to YYZ with free 24-hr shuttle and off-site indoor pool
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, morning coffee and pastries, 24-hr airport shuttle
  • Rooms were clean and comfortable
  • Location was convenient to the airport, highways and an easy walk to restaurants
  • Staff were well liked, pleasant and helpful
  • Free morning coffee and pastries well liked by guests
  • The shuttle operated efficiently
  • Guests were often pleased with the value at this hotel
  • Wi-Fi was rated very good
Cons
  • Parking is $5 per day
  • Rooms were dated according to some guests
  • Some found the off-site extended parking lot inconvenient
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Book from ~C$115 
Toronto airport hotel 6 min to YYZ with free shuttle, indoor pool & restaurant
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi in lobby, 24-hr airport shuttle, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean and spacious with comfy beds
  • Location was convenient to the airport, highways and walking distance to restaurants
  • Staff were very courteous and helpful
  • The shuttle operated efficiently
  • The restaurant and room service was typically enjoyed by guests
Cons
  • Wi-Fi is an extra $5.95 or $15.95 per day
  • Self parking is $21 and valet parking is $26, per day
  • Rooms were dated according to some guests
  • Some had issues with noise from airplanes and other guests
  • Some found the rooms and restaurant expensive
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Book from ~C$87 
Toronto airport hotel 4 min to YYZ with free shuttle, indoor pool and restaurant/bar
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, 24-hr airport shuttle, local calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were very clean, quiet and updated with comfortable beds
  • Location was convenient to the airport, highways and area restaurants on foot
  • Staff were highly praised by many guests
  • Many guests enjoyed dining and breakfast on site
  • The shuttle was quick, direct and efficient with friendly driver
  • Guests often appreciated the value provided
  • Wi-Fi was rated very good
Cons
  • Parking is $10 per night
  • Some found the location a little far from restaurants
  • Some wished the restaurant and bar stayed open later
  • The shuttle van was a little old according to some
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Book from ~C$80 
Older Toronto hotel 4 min to YYZ with free: breakfast and parking, but mixed reviews
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, hot breakfast, parking, coffee bar, local calls, bottled water, newspapers
  • Some guests reported clean and generally comfortable rooms
  • Location was convenient to the airport, the highway and restaurants by car
  • Guests found this hotel affordable
Cons
  • Guests complained of small rooms, poor maintenance and cleaning
  • Some guests complained of overcharges and difficulties dealing with staff
  • Noise a problem for some from weddings, music, and guests in hallways
  • Breakfast received mixed reviews
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Book from ~C$82 
Toronto airport hotel 5 minutes from YYZ with free shuttle, restaurant and indoor pool
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free airport shuttle
  • Many guests praised the hotel's proximity to the airport
  • The hotel's staff were complimented on their attentive and welcoming service
  • Guests found restaurants nearby
  • Some guests enjoyed the on-site restaurant
Cons
  • A few guests were disappointed to have to pay $15 extra for parking
  • A few guests complained about dated rooms and uncomfortable beds

Tips For Staying In Etobicoke

What Does Etobicoke Offer?
Now part of the Greater Toronto Area, Etobicoke is bordered by the Humber River and Lake Ontario. Etobicoke provides a scenic backdrop for hotel dwellers travelling by air, highway and public transit. 

Etobicoke hotels are also often cheaper than hotels in Toronto's downtown core. For visitors to Toronto on a budget, who are willing to take public transit into downtown, which might be a bit time consuming, you can save a considerable amount on both the room rates and parking fees.

Trains, Planes and Automobiles
Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) is well situated near many Etobicoke hotels. When searching for an airport hotel, I typically look for something as close to the airport as possible, which also offers a free airport shuttle and the convenience of an on-site restaurant. Holiday Inn Toronto Airport and Westin Bristol Place are the closest hotels to YYZ (about a 2- or 3-minute drive away) and both offer a free 24-hour airport shuttle and in-house dining. Car travellers will find the nearest Highway 427 on-ramp about a 3-minute drive from all Etobicoke airport hotels.

For those travelling without a vehicle (or who wish to save on parking costs), Etobicoke offers access to public transit with a few Etobicoke hotels. The Stay Inn Airport South (one of our Editor's Picks) is a 10-minute bus ride from the Kipling subway station, so guests can reach downtown Toronto in just under an hour. Guests can reach the airport in 30 minutes by bus from the Kipling Station as well.

Business and Leisure
Etobicoke hotels are also a popular destination for business travellers. We all know that when we're travelling for business, we want the comforts of our own home close by, not to mention those all-important recreational facilities to help us de-stress. Two Etobicoke hotels that are not only close to the airport but have ample conference space, a 24-hour fitness centre, an indoor pool and at least one on-site restaurant are: Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel and Conference Centre (26,000 square feet of meeting space, plus one of our Editor's Picks) and Holiday Inn Toronto Airport (over 20,000 square feet of meeting space).

Places of Interest
Of the former boroughs and cities that now comprise the city of Toronto, Etobicoke has the lowest population density. So what does that mean? It means Etobicoke has lots of green space and parks for visitors to enjoy! James Garden Park (a popular wedding-photo location on the Humber River) is within a 20-minute drive of all hotels, while Centennial Park (which hosts the delicious Rib Fest on Canada Day long weekend) is within a 15-minute drive of all Etobicoke hotels. 

To entertain the kids (or to help you remember your inner child), Wild Water Kingdom is located in Etobicoke's north end and offers several hotel choices close to the park if you're interested in staying nearby. With activities ranging from a lazy river to a 7-storey vertically dropping daredevil slide, as well as zip-lining, mini-putt and rock climbing, there's something for every traveller, from the lounger to the thrill seeker!
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