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1150 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1J3 Canada
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Welcome to The Drake Hotel, a Toronto destination rooted in contemporary art, culture, genuine hospitality and proudly celebrating our local surroundings along with the communities we serve. Since opening our doors in 2004, we have sought to create a neighbourhood hub that provides a unique sense of place; to bridge the art of the moment with intentional hospitality, to ignite curiosity within travellers, revellers, neighbours and our local friends. A storied hotel with brand new bones, The Drake Hotel will satisfy your senses as you surround yourself with timeless design, thought-provoking art and bespoke amenities. Each of our 51 guestrooms are wired for instant tech and have a little something special for every guest. With an eclectic and constantly changing program of performance and visual art, in addition to an ever-growing permanent art collection, The Drake Hotel is also home to Drake Underground connecting diverse audiences to new music and to Toronto's vibrant culture. We invite you to experience our great seasonal menus, a robust cocktail list, a vibrant local culture, carefully curated curiosities and genuine hospitality.
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Property amenities
Paid private parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Yoga classes
Bar / lounge
Evening entertainment
Patio
Car hire
Conference facilities
Parking
Wifi
Fitness classes
Coffee shop
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Complimentary tea
Happy hour
Outdoor dining area
Wine / champagne
Rooftop bar
Nightclub / DJ
Taxi service
Meeting rooms
Rooftop terrace
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Doorperson
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
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Minibar
Cable / satellite TV
Walk-in shower
Safe
Seating area
Telephone
Bottled water
Iron
Laptop safe
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Flatscreen TV
iPod docking station
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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Vanessa P wrote a review 14 Aug
Montreal, Canada49 contributions2 helpful votes
My partner and I just returned from a little getaway in Toronto, we had decided to treat ourselves with a room at the drake hotel. I had heard about it quite a lot and thought the location would be ideal to explore by foot. We booked a pad in the oldest portion of the hotel since which were the best priced (but still outrageously high imo). The pad was nice, nicely furnished with cute touches. Be advised however that the room are very small and the bathroom glass sliding door don’t offer much privacy into the toilet and shower area. The first two night went allright despite the music being a little loud at night. Some part of the hotel were also booked for private events and could not be accessed. It’s Saturday night that things turned a bit sour for us, we came back to our room after the day and found our room had not been serviced ( bed undone and towels weren’t replace) which was odd. The music was especially loud. We expected things to quiet down a little bit around midnight or at the very least, around 3 AM, but it never did. The loud music and bass continued until 7 in the morning, keeping us awake most of the night. No notice or anything was given, and when we disclosed our disappointment in the situation at the front desk upon check out, we didn’t get any more explanation or anything from the staff. They also informed us the lack or room service was due to some of the cleaning staff not showing up. They only offered us a 25$ off a breakfast at their restaurant which I find is a pretty ridiculous offer considering a night at their hotel runs at around 400$ a night! Quite disappointed with our stay, I think the oldest wing is not much of a hotel, rather a big club/restaurant and event spot with a few beds sitting on top of it. Definitely go for the modern wing or book somewhere else if you intend on sleeping…
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Date of stay: August 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Trail558459 wrote a review 13 Aug
Moorestown, New Jersey6 contributions1 helpful vote
My husband booked this hotel as a treat..the legendary Drake hotel for a special weekend in Chicago. Rooms and shower were horribly outdated…and asking for clean towels and a working coffee machine was beyond the house keeping capability.
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Date of stay: August 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Chloe wrote a review 12 Aug
Toronto, Canada4 contributions
Enjoyed The Drake Rooftop recently. Friendly, though very busy, waiter. Good food, wonderful ambience. Until the resident mouse appeared and did a few twirls in the middle of the room. And reappeared periodically. Unconcerned stafff said he basically lives there, from construction nearby. Since the venue is partially opened to the outdoors, it's understandable, I guess, but there's just something about a mouse milling about a restaurant that kills the appetite..and we all stopped eating as soon as his antics began. Thought this could be our new handout until Drake, the mouse, made himself known.
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Date of stay: August 2022
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Amber H wrote a review 11 Aug
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I just have to give all of my appreciation to this hotel. I received a phone call from Tarrin today regarding my stay. I had booked this hotel through Expedia. We had an out of province family emergency and in all the chaos and stress I completely forgot to cancel my reservation. I sent an email to the hotel explaining my situation and received a phone call today saying the would reverse all charges. I cannot explain how grateful and appreciative I am. Top notch compassion and customer service. I will not hesitate to book here again. Once again thank you.
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Date of stay: August 2022
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Hannah N wrote a review Jun 2022
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We traveled in from Seattle and Denver for my bachelorette party in Toronto. I was determined to stay at The Drake because I had great memories from staying here nearly 10 years ago. I was pleased to learn that they had expanded and renovated since my last visit and we stayed in the new wing of the hotel. The lobby was beautifully decorated with a sexy lounge space, area where you can jam on your laptop, and chic bar. The front desk staff were all incredibly welcoming, helpful and kind. We loved the funky room decor, comfortable beds, luxury bath products, and Drake branded sweatshirt robes. HUGE fans of the long sweatshirt robes. The hotel is located within walking distance of several hip restaurants and bars, including the ones on property. We enjoyed a live show at Underground and lovely breakfast at the cafe. We also had drinks at Sky Yard and the restaurant, as well as danced the night away to their awesome house DJ. An overall fantastic hotel stay and epic weekend!!!
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Response from The Drake Hotel, Guest Services / Front Office at The Drake Hotel
Responded 6 Jul 2022
Hi There, thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedbacks. We are extremely pleased to hear you had a amazing time with us. We can't wait to welcome you back in near future!
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Kayla P wrote a review Jun 2022
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I stayed at the Drake for a bachelorette (visiting from Seattle), and I must say this is one of the trendiest/sexiest hotels I've stayed at. The decor from the moment you walk in is so fresh and funky, giving Instagram model vibes. Outside of just being "cool", the staff was so extremely friendly and helpful, making sure we were well taken care of and giving great recommendations. While other reviews do mention a "party hotel", the party hosted was very fun but also when it was time to go to bed we couldn't hear anything from our room. This being my first visit to Toronto, the location was also superb, close to all sorts of shopping/dining/nightlife. I can't wait to come back!
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Response from The Drake Hotel, Guest Services / Front Office at The Drake Hotel
Responded 6 Jul 2022
Hi There, thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedbacks. We are extremely happy to hear you had an amazing time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back in near future!
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bucksbabe1720 wrote a review Jun 2022
Warminster, Pennsylvania63 contributions17 helpful votes
You must reserve parking in advance, as they do not have adequate space. We parked a block away and it was about the same price. Everyone was so accommodating adn friendly, the bar and restaurant are patronized by regulars and locals, in addition to hotel guests and the food was really good. The area is still in development, but there are lots of great spots to dine within walking distance. Most things you'd want to visit as a tourist are not walkable and driving there is a nightmare. Parking gets pricey too, nowhere is it free,
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Responded 6 Jul 2022
Hi There, thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedbacks. We are pleased to hear you had a great time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back in near future.
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Milka wrote a review May 2022
Greater London, United Kingdom100 contributions80 helpful votes
Loved few things in the hotel: The design, it’s all nicely decorated, great style. The room has a very comfortable bed and great bathroom. Breakfast is delicious, waitress was lovely Location is the coolest in Toronto, all the favorite restaurants, cafes, delis, stores etc are around. Could have been a perfect experience if the sound level in the rooms was not that insane! There is loud music playing in the hotel patio restaurant until 2:30pm. Impossible to sleep before, it feels like the party is happening in your room. If you are a party person this hotel is for you. But if you want a good night of sleep, run away it’s impossible to close your eyes until the music stop. Ear plugs will not help. So when we left the hotel after 2 nights we were over exhausted with the lack of sleep. And the rooms are not cheap at all. This is a club with some rooms, not a hotel. So if you are looking for a quiet room this is not the place. Just go for the brunch but not to sleep.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from The Drake Hotel, Guest Services / Front Office at The Drake Hotel
Responded 8 Jun 2022
Thank you for the sharing your feedback with us Milka, we're so sorry to hear that a very important aspect of your experience fell short of expectations. Our Music Studio room is not ideal for all guests and we do our best to outline this on our booking site and throughout the reservation process so that there are no surprises. We hope there will be another opportunity for you to experience the Drake Hotel on a future visit, please do reach out to me personally and I will see to it that your next stay includes great food + drink, comfort + design, and most importantly a great night's sleep X[OH!]
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Dan P wrote a review May 2022
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The staff at The Drake Hotel were absolutely wonderful to us, from the receptionist at the front desk, to the wait staff and managers. They could not have been more accomodating to me and my mother. The rooms were designed very well, and the bed was great. The food was excellent as well. Overall, The Drake Hotel was a very memorable experience!
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Responded 8 Jun 2022
Thank you very much for giving us a chance to host you and for your taking the time to share your feedback. We look forward to welcome you back in near future! X[OH!]
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jordan h wrote a review Apr 2022
Dana Point, California1 contribution
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Just finished my stay at the Drake and it is easily in the top hotels I’ve stayed at. The service, decor, and amenities are all 5 star. Upon arrival Natalie at the front desk gave us a warm welcome and was so pleasant and helpful in getting us situated at the hotel. Our room was beautifully decorated (the entire hotel is tasteful and gorgeous) and extremely clean. The bathroom had all of the amenities needed and the provided products are well curated. If you’re a remote worker like I am this is easily the best and most accommodating hotel I’ve experienced. Hot delicious coffee was waiting in the lobby each morning and we ordered breakfast that was directly delivered to the lounge where we were working. The food was also spectacular. For dinner, the restaurant on property is also a must. Delicious food, great cocktails, and good tunes. The hotel is also perfectly situated on the west side and the neighborhood is extremely walkable. Great shopping and restaurants are all right outside the door. Will always be staying at the Drake when visiting Toronto.
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Date of stay: April 2022
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Response from Jennifer Garcia, Owner at The Drake Hotel
Responded 11 Apr 2022
Dear Jhrpr, Thank you so much for staying with us and posting a raving review. We're so proud and happy to read your comments on our Modern Wing which was definitely created with a lot of XOH and detail. We hope you will be back soon and we get to spoil you all over again! X[OH!]
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US$299 - US$418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
CanadaOntarioTorontoLittle Portugal / Beaconsfield Village / Queen Street and West Queen West / West End / Old Toronto
NUMBER OF ROOMS
51
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Drake Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to The Drake Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Lamport Stadium (0.5 km), The Funhouse Toronto (0.10 km), and Sweaty Betty's (0.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at The Drake Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at The Drake Hotel?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at The Drake Hotel?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at The Drake Hotel?
Yes, paid private parking on-site and paid public parking nearby are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Drake Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Drake Hotel, The Good Son Restaurant, and Caffino.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Drake Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to fitness classes and yoga classes during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Drake Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does The Drake Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to meeting rooms and conference facilities during their stay.
Are there any historical sites close to The Drake Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Elgin & Winter Garden Theatre Centre (3.8 km), Spadina Museum (4.2 km), and Casa Loma (4.1 km).
Does The Drake Hotel have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the city view available here.