Plan the ultimate romantic weekend getaway at one of these swoon-worthy hotels.
Toronto is the perfect city for weekend getaways for couples, whether you’re looking to celebrate an anniversary or simply treat your loved one. From luxury stays to cozy getaways, there’s a hotel for every type of stay.
Here are 10 of the most enchanting hotels for an anniversary weekend trip or any romantic Toronto escape.
Bonus: some of them are home to the best rooftop restaurants in Toronto!
Immerse yourself in art at Gladstone House
Arts aficionados will appreciate this revived Victorian-style boutique hotel in Toronto’s hip West Queen West neighbourhood. Most of Gladstone House’s 55 rooms feature unique art pieces, so spaces are one-of-a-kind.
Even their fitness studios feature hand-painted murals by a local artist. Between the eclectic decor, the exposed brick walls and the curated local art, this charming hotel is the perfect stay for art lovers.
Don’t forget to treat your art lover to upscale comfort foods and craft cocktails or mocktails at the Gladstone House Bistro + Bar.
Also see: Queen Street West Art Crawl
Join the Parkdale scene at The Drake Hotel
This cool and lively Queen West hotel is a great option for lovers of arts and culture. Choose a room in The Drake’s historic wing for a cozy stay or their newer contemporary wing for something more vibrant.
With amenities like complimentary yoga, rotating art exhibits, and even an on-site concert venue, there’s plenty to do during your romantic getaway in the artsy Parkdale neighbourhood.
For eats and drinks, stop into their in-house restaurant for elevated fusion dishes or their rooftop terrace for creative cocktails and snacks.
Explore the up-and-coming east end at The Broadview Hotel
Escape the downtown crowds in favour of an intimate getaway at this revitalized historic gem in Toronto’s Eastside.
The Broadview Hotel is housed in a gorgeously renovated Victorian-era building, and you can enjoy a romantic weekend in one of their 58 boutique rooms blending vintage-inspired and modern touches.
Enjoy a decadent brunch inside their lobby bistro and end your stay with exciting cocktails and stunning skyline views on their gorgeous rooftop patio.
Party into the night at the Bisha Hotel
If you and your significant other love to party it up, Bisha Hotel is an excellent stay in the lively King West neighbourhood. This boutique luxury hotel features 96 contemporary rooms, each with its own unique deco-inspired finishes.
Head up to the 44th floor of the hotel to dine at KŌST, where you’ll enjoy a romantic dinner with incredible panoramic city views.
Be sure to pack your swimsuits to enjoy the rooftop infinity pool on the 44th floor.
Retreat to eco-luxe indulgence at 1 Hotel Toronto
Eco-conscious folks will love a stay at 1 Hotel Toronto. This luxury hotel is all about sustainability, and the interiors and furnishings were made using local and reclaimed materials.
Their 112 rooms and suites are nature-inspired with the perfect amount of wood finishes and greenery, perfect for a relaxing and romantic escape.
While staying here, you can borrow bikes to explore the neighbourhood, take a dip in the rooftop pool, and even enjoy farm-to-table cuisine featuring produce from the hotel’s very own organic seasonal garden.
Toast your happiness with fantastic craft cocktails on the hotel’s gorgeous patio, Harriet’s Rooftop.
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Start your urbane getaway at the Kimpton Saint George Hotel
Situated right on busy Bloor Street is the elegant Kimpton Saint George Hotel, a chic and contemporary 188-room hotel with dreamy interior design.
Amenities at this boutique hotel include in-room dining, a yoga mat in every room and bikes you can borrow to explore the swanky Yorkville neighbourhood (home to Toronto’s Mink Mile luxury strip).
Head into the lobby to wine and dine your bae at The Fortunate Fox, a cool gastropub featuring an elevated pub menu and local craft beer and cocktails.
Indulge in waterfront views at Hotel X Toronto
If you’re a couple that loves big-city events, posh Hotel X Toronto is the perfect home base for your weekend getaway.
A short walk from outdoor summer concerts at Ontario Place’s Budweiser Stage, to the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) and TFC and Toronto Argonauts game nights at BMO Field, this hotel is always close to all the downtown action.
This urban oasis also features resort-style amenities, including a rooftop pool, spa and fitness centre, indoor tennis courts, and a hot yoga studio. Complete your stay with a romantic dinner and cocktails at Valerie on the 28th floor, where you’ll enjoy stunning 360 skyline views.
Bliss out with your SO at Shangri-La Toronto
The extravagant Shangri-La Toronto is located right in the heart of the city, just steps away from bustling Queen Street.
Their 202 rooms and suites blend sleek and modern design with traditional Asian décor, and the floor-to-ceiling windows give all the natural light, plus nonstop views if you reserve on one of their higher floors—this hotel is one of Toronto’s tallest buildings.
Spa lovers will definitely want to stop into their luxurious spa, where you can experience services influenced by authentic Middle East traditions.
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Complete your romantic weekend with decadent wines and cocktails in the Lobby Lounge and modern Canadian cuisine with Asian influences at bosk.
Celebrate the good life at St. Regis Toronto
The St. Regis is the ultimate stay for luxury lovers, located in the heart of downtown Toronto. It features 258 rooms and suites, each exquisitely and sophisticatedly decorated.
Pamper yourselves at the on-site spa and celebrate champagne hour with your SO in the Astor Lounge each evening.
You’ll have to stop into LOUIX LOUIS on the 31st floor for elevated French and American-inspired dishes—for dessert, be sure to share a slice of their famous and Instagram-worthy chocolate cake.
Treat yourselves like royalty at Fairmont Royal York
The late Queen of England stayed at the Fairmont Royal York whenever she visited Toronto, and this luxurious hotel is a fantastic stay right by many of Toronto’s most popular attractions within walking distance of the historic Old Town, scenic Waterfront and bustling South Core neighbourhoods.
The almost-century-old hotel was renovated from top to bottom several years ago, and it features over 1,000 elegant and modernized rooms and suites.
Planning your own fairytale romance or happily-ever-after proposal? Go all out with The Grand Romance Package, which includes a bottle of sparkling wine, chocolate-covered strawberries and dining credit with your stay.
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