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The Rex Hotel

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“jazz bar”(23 reviews)
“live jazz”(12 reviews)
“great jazz”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Room is basic but clean, but mattress was not comfortable. Shared bathroom was not all that clean (needed a good scrub, but not filthy, I still showered). Only one shower on the floor, waited an hour to get a chance to use it first day,...More

Thank Waye M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I have stayed at the Rex several times when visiting Toronto. It is in a great downtown location, the price is fantastic, food is great, staff are wonderful and music of course is brilliant. Rooms are clean and not very noisy, you can sleep while...More

Thank Picker2014
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I stayed three nights at The Rex. What a great hotel in a great location, right downtown! My room was clean, comfortable and quiet. The location is within walking distance of sights like the CN Tower, the St. Lawrence Market, Kensington Market, the Art Gallery,...More

Thank DaveShug
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We stopped here on a Sunday afternoon. We caught the tail end of a set of Dixieland jazz and stayed for some mainstream Jazz afterwards. The place was pleasantly crowded with a cordial and attentive folks. The service staff seemed stretched to the max and...More

Thank Tosakes
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Small comfy clean room, great location, warm welcome & good value. Stayed for 3 nights, it was a great start to our holiday. Free Wifi in room & television.Very quite in room even though it's above a lively jazz bar.It was an enjoyable stay.

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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
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lucia148
10 February 2018|
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Response from Elda P | Reviewed this property |
Yes , only for the hotel guests.
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lucia148
13 January 2018|
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Response from Haligrrl | Reviewed this property |
You could probably get a bit from the bar
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lucia148
27 December 2017|
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Response from Haligrrl | Reviewed this property |
It's not far, but if you are taking a taxi the traffic might things difficult. You could also walk from the Rex, it would take no more than half an hour unless you have little kids. My choice would be to have lunch/dinner a... More
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"Ask for room with view on Queen St. West for nice view but more noise"
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"Although the music from the bar is not loud, the 2nd floor would be quieter"
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"Ask for a 2nd floor room if you need to sleep early since you won't hear the jazz music from there"
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"Rooms on the second floor are quieter."
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