Canada’s Wow Factor @ The Best 5-Star Hotels in Toronto

Photo courtesy Hotel X

Canada’s largest city boasts plenty of classy places to stay… read our list of the best 5-star hotels in Toronto to find out more. Written by Bryan Dearsley.

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Toronto, Canada‘s largest city and one of the most dynamic metropolitan areas in North America, is renowned for its diverse culture, world-class dining, and iconic skyline.

This fast-growing city is also home to a substantial collection of opulent 5-star hotels, each offering unparalleled luxury, exclusivity, and top-notch services. In fact, Toronto’s best 5-star hotels are well-known as places where elegance meets sophistication, with every stay turning into a memorable experience.

Whether you’re planning a business trip, a family vacation, a romantic getaway, or some time at the city’s TIFF film festival, be sure to read through our list of the best 5-star hotels in Toronto for ideas and inspiration.


The Best 5-Star Hotels in Toronto


Hotel X
Bedroom at Hotel X with tennis rackets
Guests also have access to Hotel X’s state-of-the-art fitness and leisure center (Photo courtesy Hotel X)


One of the newest as well as one of the best luxury hotels in Toronto, Located in Exhibition Place, Hotel X boasts some of the best views in the city. Situated on 12 landscaped acres, the hotel’s 404 guest rooms boast floor-to-ceiling windows that look out over Lake Ontario or over the glittering Toronto skyline.

The hotel’s sports facility, Ten X Toronto, is huge and features four indoor tennis courts, nine squash courts, a Pilates studio, a yoga studio, a spin room, a workout room with cutting edge Techno Gym machines, a golf simulator, plus a swimming pool. There’s also a heated rooftop pool, as well as the three-story Skybar, a fine dining restaurant, and a spa.

Complimentary transportation to Union Station and Billy Bishop Airport is provided, along with free Wi-Fi and in-room bottled water. Other amenities include a 3,000-sq ft children’s play center, a library, and a business center. This plush 5-star property is also pet friendly.

Riley Recommends: To learn more, including the latest reviews, rates, and to make reservations, visit Hotel X.


The Omni King Edward Hotel

Already well over 100 years old and one of Toronto’s best-known landmarks, The Omni King Edward Hotel has an undisputed place as a vital part of the city’s vibrant cultural and social fabric.

The subject of major multi-million-dollar renovations in recent years, this plush 5-star Toronto hotel boasts 301 guest accommodations, including suites once stayed in by celebrities including The Beatles, as well as Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor.

Notable amenities include the famous Crystal Ballroom, and the lobby, home to one of the best afternoon teas in Toronto. There’s also a fitness center, spa, as well as retail outlets. You’ll also want to check out the famous Consort Bar, once a favorite haunt of author Ernest Hemingway.

Riley Recommends: To learn more, including the latest reviews, rates, and to make reservations, visit Omni King Edward Hotel.




Bryan Dearsley is Editor-in-chief of Riley International Media

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