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Montecassino Hotel & Suites

5.9 | Mediocre | #119 out of 121 hotels in Toronto

North York hotel with some renovated and some dated rooms, restaurant and free breakfast

  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, breakfast, parking, local calls
  • Several guests were pleased with the hotel's reasonable rates
  • Some reviewers were pleased with their clean and spacious rooms
  • Guests found the location convenient to York University, Downsview and downtown Toronto
  • Guests typically liked the front desk staff
  • Guests seemed to like the renovated rooms on site
  • The hotel's free breakfast was found to be limited and basic by some reviewers
  • Some guests complained of dated TVs and worn rooms
  • A few guests were given rooms that were not properly clean or had bad odours
  • A few guests found the hotel noisy due to partiers and hard surfaces on the floors
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Review
Updated Mar 22, 2015
Located about a 5-minute drive from the nearest Highway 401 on-ramp in Toronto's North York region, the Montecassino Place Suites Hotel is geared towards business or vacation travellers who require a hotel with meeting/banquet space, a free breakfast and easy highway access.

Each of the hotel's air-conditioned guest rooms and suites offers free Wi-Fi, free local calls, cable TV, a coffeemaker, a desk, a hair dryer and an iron and ironing board. Rooms with a mini-fridge are also available and all rooms are non-smoking. The hotel does not offer wheelchair-accessible rooms. Executive rooms and suites are newly renovated (November 2013) and include a flat screen TV, a large desk, a microwave, mini-fridge and Keurig coffeemakers.

Hotel amenities include a lobby on the 2nd floor for check in, a small fitness centre, 30,000 square feet of meeting/banquet space, a business centre, guest laundry and free parking. Pets are permitted for an additional $10 per pet, per day.

For dining on site the hotel offers free basic breakfast, free coffee in the lobby and Monty's Cafe and Bar, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. 

Guests are charged a $200 deposit for debit and cash reservations and $100 for credit card reservations upon check-in.

York University's Keele Campus is about 6 minutes away by car. Downtown Toronto is roughly a 25-minute drive from the hotel, while Yorkdale Shopping Centre can be found 11 minutes away by car. Toronto Centre for the Arts is about a 10-minute drive away and Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) is a 15-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, pets $10/pet/night, deposit policy, executive rooms and suites are renovated (Call Date: March 22, 2015)
The Good
Guest reviews sourced for this analysis showed positive responses towards the hotel's rates, location and rooms.

Several lodgers were pleased with the hotel's rates. They described them as reasonable, budget friendly and affordable. 

The hotel's location was convenient for several reviewers. They found it close to highway access, York University, public transit, shopping and restaurants. A few guests complained of the hotel's industrial surroundings, however.

Some travellers were satisfied with their accommodations at the hotel. They described their lodgings as clean, quiet, comfortable and spacious. Some patrons were disappointed with their rooms, however (see below).
The Bad
Guest critiques consulted for this review showed negative responses towards the hotel's rooms, breakfast and room deposit.

Although some guests were pleased with their clean and spacious rooms, some lodgers criticized their accommodations at the hotel. They reported dated decor and fixtures, dim lighting, worn carpets, inefficient air conditioning, uncomfortable beds and old TVs.

The hotel's free breakfast was a disappointment to some reviewers. They described it as very basic, limited and dismal.

A few travellers complained about the hotel's mandatory $200 deposit upon check-in. They found it to be an inconvenience and felt it was unnecessary.
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Sources guest reviews rated the hotel 3 out of 5 with a 77% recommendation rate from 372 reviews. guest reviews rated the hotel 6.9 out of 10 from 351 reviews. guest reviews ranked the hotel #124 of 141 Toronto hotels with an average rating of 2.5 out of 5 from 53 reviews.

Editor's Analysis by Erin H.
Analyzed by Erin H.
Erin loves to travel, and considers it her personal mission to help fellow travellers get the inside scoop, both good and bad, on Canadian Hotels.
Guest Reviews
Rated by Guests
5.9 / out of 10
Ranked by Guests
119 / out of 121
hotels in Toronto

The average guest rating for Montecassino Hotel & Suites is 5.9 out of 10 based on 1410 reviews from past guests. This average guest rating ranks Montecassino Hotel & Suites at #119 out of 121 hotels in Toronto.

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3710 Chesswood Drive, Toronto, ON