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Drake Hotel Toronto

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Aurora, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I did not know what to expect and loved the quirkiness of the boutique hotel. The room reminded me of the Yotel in New York. Small but efficient. The room was comfortable and very modern. Lots of delicious looking snacks and wonderful toiletries that were available for purchase at the Drake General Store.

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North Bay, Ontario
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at this hotel several times in the two years and overall the experience has been absolutely amazing. We were upgraded to a Den on our first visit, but have stayed in a Nook every time since then. The room may be small, but the decor and the atmosphere is unlike anything I have experienced before. The beds...

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Thank dabayguy
Toronto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at The Drake Hotel for New Year's Eve this year and it was FANTASTIC. NYE is my SO's birthday, so we always try to do something fun to celebrate. This year we couldn't make travel plans work, so we decided to attend the event at The Drake and stay the night afterwards. This was such a good call...

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Thank Janet G
New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is such an awkward hotel, but it's charming all around. Parking is difficult. The rooms are tiny and terrific. The staff is outstanding and helpful. The partiers down in the bar and restaurant and enthusiastic and drunk. I can't explain how and why it works, but we had a fabulous time. 5 Stars for being an utterly different experience.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It appears that the Drake has become our birthday celebration destination of choice. I was there with my husband and his siblings in November, and then again in December with the lot of them, to celebrate a sixtieth. Second visit, just as wonderful as the first. Server, room, noise levels, food, wine and beer suggestions all spot on. Dessert, delicious....

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Thank Patti L
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The annual Bond party is a coveted event. This year, it took place at the Drake Hotel. Coming from the downtown office towers, I boarded the westbound Queen streetcar. Traffic was interminable and by Ossington, I decided to walk the remainder of the journey. This was fortuitous as it afforded me the opportunity to soak in the neighbourhood vibe and...

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Thank Roger V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our room was stylish and clean. The location is the best part of this hotel, so many great shops and places to eat. The fried chicken waffles and drake breakfast were our favourites. I recommend visiting this location if you are ever in Toronto!

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Thank Clayton S
Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 16 December 2016

When I think about staying in Toronto, I always think about staying at The Drake...great memories of past visits for sleep-overs, music and food, so when able for a night of fun, it is the location that I would share to spend with someone special. The accommodations and the entire vibe of the establishment resonate with me, and I enjoy...

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Bethlehem, New Hampshire
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Definitely the place to stay in Toronto. start with the hotel itself - service was amazing. They really took care of the guests, but the property and rooms are great too. Really well done. Location is perfect as it's walkable almost anywhere, but the area is the new "in" area - lots going on. The food at either of the...

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Thank bruce c
Reviewed 30 November 2016

If your going to Toronto you have to stay here. Several bars inside, great restaurants. A little far from downtown, but easily accessible by cable car or taxi. The staff is amazing and friendly. The room was very eclectic and cool. Going to stay here every time I go to Toronto.

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Queen Street and West Queen West
Known as the Art & Design District, West Queen West is one of the most energetic and dynamic of Toronto's neighborhoods. Along with its great modernist museums, clubs, and restaurants, it's home to some of the funkiest specialty shops, ranging from clothing to stationary to collectables, and caters to niche and vintage shoppers of all kinds. That makes it a mecca for creatives, including hobbyists designers, writers, and painters. With ink on their hands and fabric pelts in their bags, visitors to Queen Street traverse the avant-garde blend of historic architecture and ultra-contemporary fare. Home to some of Toronto's chicest hotels and most modish java fixes, busy with street cars, and always suffused with live music drifting onto packed patios at bars and clubs by nightfall, the vibrancy of West Queen West is undeniable.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Drake Hotel
The Drake Hotel
Cuisines: Bar, Canadian, International, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Drake Hotel Toronto

Address: 1150 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1J3, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Toronto > Queen Street and West Queen West
Price Range: $245 - $428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Drake Hotel Toronto 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Toronto Drake Hotel
Drake Toronto
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Toronto
#10 Business Hotel in Toronto
#13 Family Hotel in Toronto
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“All the rooms are unique and thoughtfully decorated..and if the details matter to you, this is the place to stay for you”
 of 5 bubbles 99nicoletravels, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Only stayed in the crashpad rooms, which are well-designed so you don't notice they're tiny.”
 of 5 bubbles MorleyMcNeal, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Have the Suite”
 of 5 bubbles charlesj45, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you are expecting a Sheraton....this is not the hotel for you.”
 of 5 bubbles 731robs, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“quieter floor, go for 2nd floor”
 of 5 bubbles Party39, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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