Go all out with a 5-star stay in Toronto at one of these highly-coveted hotels. With all the high-end names you might know of and luxury services you don’t, this list can lead you to your suite life.
What’s a luxury accommodations list without a Four Seasons? Located in the Yorkville section of Toronto, this neighborhood is well-known for its high-end shopping and fine-dining locales. A stay at the Four Seasons includes world-class services and amenities from an indoor relaxation pool to incredible dining options and spa treatments. Enjoy easy access to nearby attractions and activities, as well as high-end toiletries and a slew of extras with a price tag beginning at $550 a night.
Also in the beloved Yorkville area, The Hazelton Hotel is a home away from home, but with celebrity chef dining options, chic boutique décor and world-class spa treatments. So, nothing like home. Proudly the area’s first 5-star boutique hotel, The Hazelton Hotel rooms typically start around $400 a night.
When it comes to international sophistication and spa-focused amenities, few hotels do it better than Shangri-La. With one on-site restaurant featuring urban-chic meals, you’ll have a great option for dinner, lunch, weekend brunch or all of the above, but not so many options you won’t be tempted to go out downtown to explore the local cuisine. One must: Splurge on a treatment at the Miraj Hamman Spa. Rates tend to start at $580 a night.
Take in the stunning views of the city from your plush room at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, before enjoying a signature drink at Ritz Bar. With a luxury spa, dining options and a gateway to the city’s best shopping and all-ages activities, this stay boasts the best of the surrounding location and iconic brand reputation. Guestrooms begin at $519 a night.
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All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
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Experience a big-city hotel stay that doesn’t feel like your typical urban visit at Chicago’s Claridge House, nestled in the sought-after Gold Coast neighborhood. The hotel’s sophisticated décor and serene residential ambience foster the atmosphere of an oasis amid the hustle and bustle of a busy metropolis.
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