The Air Canada Centre is home to the Toronto’s basketball team, Raptors, hockey team, the Toronto Maple Leaf and is the perfect venue for the many concerts that are held year round. It’s centrally located downtown that is a short walking distance from many districts and is very close to Union Station. There are many options of hotels near the Air Canada Centre – from budget hotels to luxury, from boutiques to branded. Here you’ll find suggestions in my part for hotels near the Air Canada Centre which are located within a one kilometre radius of the Centre. Most of these hotel are connected to the arena by an enclosed walkway or the conveniently accessible underground PATH system which is a nice walk underground without the snow or rain.
Hotel Le Germain Maple Leaf Square
This four star luxury boutique hotel, Hotel Le Germain Maple Leaf Square is just a few minutes walk to the Air Canada Centre and literally the closest hotel. Opened in November 2010, the hotel adds to the marvelous collection of boutiques hotels in Toronto that provides intimate services with luxury amenities. Hotel Le Germain Maple Leaf Square offers 167 luxury designed rooms and suites with top-class amenities and latest hi-tech conveniences. Take advantage of the hotel’s complimentary Wi-Fi high-speed internet and have spa-like bathrooms with rainfall showers which is to die for. In addition, the hotel features state-of-the-art fitness club, Lobby Lounge and convenient meeting rooms and also offers free buffet breakfast in the morning. One thing to take away from this hotel is the impeccable service from their staff. The hotel located 75 Bremner Boulevard, is close proximity short distance away from the city’s top attractions such as the CN Tower, Rogers Centre, Harbourfront, Entertainment Districts and major financial institutions, making it an ideal place for business and leisure travelers. Hotel Le Germain Maple Leaf Square with its convenient location, ultimate comfort and modern amenities sets you up for a great stay at one of Toronto’s best boutique hotels near Air Canada Centre.
Westin Harbour Castle
If you’re looking for a hotel with magnificent view of Lake Ontario and downtown skyline and easy access to the waterfront, the Westin Harbour Castle would be an excellent option for you. The hotel is located 2 blocks from the Air Canada Centre and walking distance to the Toronto Island ferry. The hotel offers 977 plush rooms and suites equipped with state-of-the-art amenities. Enjoy a comfortable night of sleep with the Westin Heavenly Bed and a relaxing spa-like experience inside Heavenly Bath. The business friendly hotel features 70,000 square feet of meeting space, exquisite Italian restaurant Toula and The Chartroom Bar and Lounge. Relax and stay fit in the WestinWORKOUT Gym, indoor swimming pool, whirlpool and rooftop tennis court. You can easily walk to famous Toronto hot spots such as the Harbourfront Centre, Roger Centre, CN Tower, Hockey Hall of Fame and the St. Lawrence Market
The Fairmont Royal York
The Fairmont Royal York is one of the most elegant and historic luxury hotels in Toronto. Located directly across the street from Air Canada Centre, through Union Station and connected by an enclosed walkaway – the underground PATH system. The Fairmont Royal York have had and still the choice of present and past royalties accommodation of choice and if you’re looking for a king or queen experience, this hotel is perfect for you. The exterior architecture well-preserved is just beautiful with its ornate furnishings. The hotel’s one of the biggest hotels in Toronto, with 1365 stylishly decorated guest rooms and suites with combination of old and new modernity. The Victorian style rooms are fitted with antique furniture and accessories and some rooms are relatively small in the old-world European style. The hotel has many dining options from its Benihana Japanese Steakhouse, EPIC restaurant or its classic Library Bar where afternoon tea is served. Take advantaged of their state of the art facilities and relax and unwind at the Elizabeth Milan Day Spa. Location wise, the hotel is an excellent choice, with close walking distance to Toronto’s Top attractions and just across the streets is the Union Station if your travelling out of city to Niagara let say. The best entertainment, dining and shopping outlets and nightlife’s just a few steps away from the hotel.
The Novotel Toronto Centre
The Novotel Toronto Centre is a mid-range budget hotel located within a 10-minute walk of the Air Canada Centre, the Distillery District and Union Station.The hotel guest rooms are clean and spacious. and offers complimentary Wi-Fi, iPod docking station, coffee maker, comfortable beds and en suite bath in the rooms. Hotel dining options features on-site Cafe Nicole restaurant, Stage Door lounge, 24-hour fitness centre and an indoor heated pool with sauna and Jacuzzi. Great breakfast buffet selection at the hotel if that’s up to your liking. The hotel is close to major attractions including the Hockey Hall of Fame, Sony Centre of Performing Arts,St. Lawrence market and the Distillery District. Just across the street, you will find many decent restaurants and bars. Financial District is just 15 minutes of walk from the hotel.
If you are looking for the cheapest hotel near Air Canada Centre or even downtown Toronto, the Hotel Victoria often offers the lowest rates. Located on the busy Yonge Street in the heart of downtown Toronto’s Financial District, the Hotel Victoria is the second oldest hotel in Toronto. Built in 1909, the small and boutique style hotel offers an unparalleled personal service. Hotel Victoria has 56 recently renovated, intimate guest rooms. The rooms are not spaciously roomy, but they are still comfortable and adequate. The guest rooms are fitted with standard amenities including complementary Wi-Fi access, iPod docking station, premium cable TV, coffee maker, modern furnishings and comfortable beds with pillow top mattresses. Dining options can be accessible to the on-site restaurant – Over Easy which serves breakfast and lunch. There are many restaurants and bar that is walking distance from the hotel. Parking and gym facilites are not available at the hotel but the concierge can assist you for the nearest ones. Great price with that compliments its location, Hotel Victoria is only a block from the Hockey Hall of Fame. It is also very close to major attractions like the CN Tower, Rogers Centre, St. Lawrence Market and Eaton Centre.
Strathcona Hotel offers comfortable accommodation and great service at very affordable price in Toronto’s Business District. Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, the hotel is just steps to virtually every major attraction of the city. Air Canada Centre, Rogers Centre, CN Tower, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Hockey Hall of Fame, Harbourfront are short walk from the hotel. The last renovation in 2003, the hotel features 194 smoke-free guest rooms, are on smaller side, comfortable and very clean. The guest rooms offer all standard amenities including Wi-Fi Internet access. Dining options includes on-site British-style pub and casual York Street Cafe serving delectable breakfast and lunch. It also houses 24 hour business centre. The hotel doesn’t have parking facility and fitness centre but the hotel offers discounted passes to the neighbouring fitness centre.
Cosmopolitan Hotel and Residences
The only Canadian hotel to be listed on the Condé Nast Hot List 2006, the Cosmopolitan Hotel and Residences is the perfect boutique hotel sanctuary if you want to stay at quiet and serene hotel amid the hustle and bustle of downtown Toronto. Centrally located in the centre of the cultural and business districts, within easy walking distance of outstanding restaurants, shopping, and entertainment, and some of the most important financial institutions in the city. The centerpiece of each hotel suite is a natural bamboo and gemstone fountain, with a bed of raw jade pieces and trickling water. The 5-star Shizen spa offers a wide range of massages, body treatment and facial treatment to rejuvenate your body and soul. Dining options includes one of the city’s finest upscale bar Eight wine bar.
InterContinental Toronto Centre
You can’t go wrong with the Intercontinental Toronto Centre with its great location, accessibility, luxury rooms and top-notch services making the hotel one of the top luxury hotels for business and leisure travellers. The hotel is located directly connected to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and just a short walk away from the Air Canada Centre, Rogers Centre and the CN Tower. The hotel has 586 guest rooms and suites, spacious and clean which offers city view and breathtaking views of the CN Tower, or waterfront Lake Ontario. The spacious rooms offer comfortable beds with luxurious duvet and linens, 42″ flat screen HDTVs and plush bathroom accessories. Hotel amenities offerings include a 24-hour fitness centre complete with wide selection of modern equipments or take advantage of the hotel’s heated indoor swimming pool. The Spa InterContinental – an Aveda concept Spa, offers relaxing massage treatments. The hotel’s dining options includes on-site restaurant Azure with it’s Canadian-influenced cuisine and your walking distance from the top restaurants and bars, major theatres and concert venues on King Street West in the vibrant Entertainment district.
One King West Hotel & Residence
One of the historic hotels in Toronto, the One King West Hotel and Residences blends modern amenities with a touch of historic luxury. Built in 1914, the all-suite hotel provides spacious, clean beautifully decorated suites with the comfort of homes. The suites are fully furnished with luxury amenities including refrigerators, microwaves, dishwashers, washers, dryers, comfortable beds which is great for traveling families. Dining options in the hotel offers two excellent restaurants Bistro on King, Petite Thuet and stylish Henri’s Bar. Take advantage of the rooftop fitness centre features state-of-the-art equipment and offers tremendous panoramic view of Lake Ontario. The hotel is perfectly located at Yonge Street and King in the heart of the financial district and is within walking distance to popular Toronto attractions like the Eaton Centre, Hockey Hall of Fame, CN Tower, Air Canada Centre and Rogers Centre. The hotel is conveniently connected to the PATH, Toronto’s underground walkway with its varieties of restaurants, shops, not far away from many famed Toronto attractions like Eaton Centre, Hockey Hall of Fame, Air Canada Centre, CN Tower and Rogers Centre. The hotel is also connected to PATH, Toronto’s underground network of shops, restaurants and entertainment options which is a nice stroll and convenient walkway safe passage protection when it rains or snow .
Le Meridien King Edward
One of the historic and majestic luxury Toronto hotel, the Le Meridien King Edward offers a great marriage of old world charm with contemporary modern comfort. The hotel’s well-preserved architecture and stylish decor stands out and can’t be missed. As soon as you enter the hotel, a grand lobby with reddish pink marble columns and a glass-domed roof greets you. Luxury guest rooms are decorated with a personal touch with each guest rooms offering state-of-the-art amenities, comfortable beds and luxurious bathrooms. Hotel amenities features exquisite restaurant and bar Victoria where they serve Afternoon teas, a trendy spa, a modern fitness centre and a large business centre. Great location, just steps away from the Yonge Street and a subway station, you can easily access all major attractions. Walking distance to the Eaton Centre, Hockey Hall of Fame, Air Canada Centre and St. Lawrence Market and many restaurants,bars and shops to choose of the area.
The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto
Located at the heart of the Financial District, the Ritz-Carlton Toronto is the only 5 star hotel located less than 1 kilometre from Air Canada Centre. The hotel sets the benchmark for luxury accommodation in Toronto with its ultramodern decor, top-notch amenities and impeccable service. Leading the pack of luxury Toronto hotels, the 53-storey architectural landmark features 267 luxurious rooms and suites with all the guest rooms and suites equipped with modern facilities, hi-tech gadgets, opulent bedding, lavish bathroom, fully-stocked bar with refrigerator and stunning view of Toronto skyline or Lake Ontario. Hotel amenities features the extravagant Ritz-Carlton Spa offers 16 treatments rooms, steam, sauna and vitality pools, a yoga studio and a state-of-the-art fitness centre round out the amenities of the luxurious haven. TOCA by Tom Brodi offers an exquisite luxury eats and DEQ Terrace Lounge provides elegant dining space with an extended outdoor patio and open air fire pit. The location is central and close walking distance proximity from the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, the Design Exchange, CN Tower, Rogers Centre, Roy Thompson Hall and the Entertainment District.
Cambridge Suites Hotel
Centrally located in the heart of downtown Toronto, the Cambridge Suites Hotel provides an urban oasis with an intimate and luxurious hotel offers all-suite accommodation which are very spacious and comfortable. The guest rooms have separate work and sleep area equipped with modern amenities, luxury bedding and the all important high-speed internet and Wi-Fi connectivity in the suites. The hotel amenity features signature Portico restaurants and is the perfect hotel for business and leisure travelers with its close walking proximity to many top attractions, theatres, shopping malls,tourist spots including Hockey Hall of Fame, Air Canada Centre, Art Gallery of Ontario, Eaton Centre, Canon Theatre and Sony Centre. The hotel has indoor access to the PATH system – an underground walkway. Attentive and intuitive service from the hotel staff. Just superb!