About this listing
Guest room in a luxury condo with access to all amenities, a view of downtown Toronto and a private entrance.
My husband and I are both artists. I give painting and felting workshops and Larry is a filmmaker. We live in a split-level waterfront condo in downtown Toronto, with a guest room on the 2nd level facing downtown Toronto. The room has a private entrance, an en-suite two piece bathroom, wireless internet, cable TV with DVD player, microwave and a small refrigerator. The tub/shower is located in the main bathroom just outside the guest room door. Guests' amenities include: a roof top salt water pool, sauna, exercise room, recreation room, library, racquetball courts and free guest parking. Our building is next door to the ferry docks and attached by a walkway to the Westin Harbour Castle Hotel where guests can enjoy fine dining or a cup of Starbuck's coffee in the morning. We are located across the bay from Centre island on the south, while a short walk to the north will take you to the financial district, the CN Tower, the Air Canada Centre (concert and sports) Metro Convention Centre, theaters, and many fine restaurants. Our condo is a perfect home base for experiencing the best Toronto has to offer. Public transportation, ferries to Centre island, air port express bus and bus pick up for Niagara Falls are at our door step.
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Porter Airline - International Airport/Billy Bishop... you can take shuttle, taxi or streetcar to Westin Harbour Castle Hotel or walk 20-30 minutes along the waterfront
Taking a shuttle from Lester B. Pearson International Airport. Air Port Express Shuttle, run every 20 mins. We are the 1st or 2nd stop from the airport, (Weston Harbour Hotel.)
The Train station is located at Front and Bay streets (about a 5 - 10 minute walk) We are located 3 blocks away at the end of Bay street next to the Westin Harbour Hotel.
The public transit TTC is across the street.
There's always something happening at Harbourfront...
"Toronto Harbour Cruises are the best way to take in the beauty of the Toronto harbour area. While on board one of our public or private Toronto Harbour cruises, you will have the opportunity to experience the unparalleled panoramic views of the city skyline and many of the city's most famous landmarks looming in the background."
Set Sail on the Kajama
For those interested in arts and culture, the Harbourfront Centre hosts a wide variety of shows and (website hidden)
Authors at Harbour Front Centre
There are also several parks and gardens, especially as you head west. My favorite one is the Music Garden, which is a landscape representation of Bach's "Suite No 1 for Unaccompanied Cello." Free concerts are held there on Thursdays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 4 p.m. (weather permitting).
There is so much to see and do: Art Galleries, Boat Cruises, City Tours, Visit to Historical Sites, Museums, Theatre and Stage Plays, Theme Parks & Entertainment (website hidden)
List of restaurants at our doorsteps:
360 The (email hidden) Tower
Starbuck @ Westin Harbour Castle
Toula -- (website hidden)
The Mizzen @ Westin Harbour Castle
Pearl -- (website hidden)
Pier4 -- (website hidden)
Il Fornello -- (website hidden)
....or take a 15-20min walk to St Lawrence Market place
No smoking please.