Current Time

Currency

hotels

View As:
|
|
‹ Previous | Next ›

Editors' Pick
Save For Later

Drake Hotel, Toronto 
$$$$

Toronto, Ontario, Canada, North America: The café at the Drake Hotel, Toronto, Canada
1150 Queen Street W.
Toronto , Ontario
Canada M6J 1J3
Tel: 866 372 5386 (toll-free)
Tel: 416 531 5042
info@thedrakehotel.ca
view web site ›
Concierge.com's insider take:

A gloriously successful pet project of a dot-com millionaire, the Drake Hotel is a case study in urban gentrification. First opened in the late 19th century and expanded in 1949, the Drake fell on notoriously hard times in the '70s and '80s, along with the surrounding neighborhood of Parkdale. Its guardian angel arrived on the scene around the turn of the millennium and updated the interior with a decidedly design-forward appearance along with 19 hotel rooms. These days, the Drake is known more for its performance-art installations and bar scene than as a place to stay—you'd never know it was a hotel by looking at it—and lines to get in can get ugly on Friday and Saturday nights. Though there may not be a pool or spa, it's not every hotel that offers a legitimately cool nightlife scene, not to mention a great coffee shop to get you through the next morning. For anyone who wants to live hard, party with locals, and see the city's younger, hipper side, there's no better place to lay your weary head.

User Reviews

write a review ›
 

BEEN HERE? TELL US WHAT YOU THINK
Be the first to write a review of Drake Hotel and share your tips with the Concierge.com community.

Write a Review
*The Daily Traveler: The day's best travel tips, secrets, and news that won't wait.
Information may have changed since date of publication. Please confirm details with individual establishments before planning your trip.

My Concierge.com

Advertisement

I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its User Agreement, Privacy Policy, and Mobile Terms and Conditions.

 
iPhone App:

Create personalized postcards out of your favorite travel photos!

Learn More ›
Subscribe to our free RSS feeds:

Get the latest destinations picks, hot hotel lists, travel deals and blog posts automatically added to your newsreader or your personalized homepage.

Learn More ›

Advertisement

Special Advertisement

Contests, Sweepstakes & Promotions

SEND TO MY PHONE

Send  to your phone!




Don’t show this box again.
This information will be sent directly to your phone and waiting for you in a text message. Simple click on the url in that message or browse concierge.com/mydestinations on your phone.
Need more help? Our FAQ may contain the answer you need.
Never want to type in your cell phone number again?
Register now with Concierge.com and you'll be able to save your number and enjoy other great features like this.
I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its User Agreement , Privacy Policy, and mobile terms and conditions. Standard text messaging rates apply.
SUBMIT