HI Toronto vs The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto

Both properties are rated very highly by travel writers. Overall, The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto is the choice of most reviewers compared to Hostelling International Toronto. The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto has a TripExpert Score of 88 with endorsements from 14 reviews such as Gayot, Zagat and Concierge.

HI Toronto
HI Toronto
7 / 10
76 Church St., Toronto, Ontario M5C 2G1, Canada
From $22 /night
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Laundy Room
  • Restaurant
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DK Eyewitness DK Eyewitness
"Offering mainly shared rooms in dorms, although there are a few private rooms with private bath, a stay here is one of the cheapest in the city."
Rough Guide Rough Guide
"The surrounding neighbourhood may have resisted gentrification, but the hostel is clean, well-run and a 5 min walk from the subway."
Frommer's Frommer's
"Wonderfully social hostel, with a friendly staff... this is not only a good pick for budgeteers, but also for solo travelers." Full review
Every once in a while the staff has free tickets to hockey games and TV tapings, so be sure to ask.
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"This award-winning hostel doesn't look much from the outside, but gets votes for its rooftop deck and friendly staff." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"The hostel has both shared and private rooms (with a 170-person capacity each night), free wifi throughout the venue and a bar on site. " Full review
The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto
The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto
9 / 10
181 Wellington Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3G7, Canada
From $473 /night
  • Pet Friendly
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
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Concierge Concierge
"The hotel's defining sense of comfort is buoyed by the spa's 16 treatment rooms, saltwater pool, and yoga studio."
Fodor's Fodor's
"This Ritz has a great location... and a solid elegance, embellished with a Canadian motif of brass maple leaves and local woods." Full review
Oyster Oyster
"From its high-end decor to its high-tech amenities, the 267-room Ritz-Carlton exudes a luxurious vibe." Full review
Star Service Star Service
"This is one of the top picks in Toronto for demanding CEOs and leisure travelers looking for attentive service and stunning interiors." Full review
Gayot Gayot
"Keeping with the opulent reputation characteristic of the Ritz-Carlton brand, the Ritz-Carlton, Toronto certainly has much to brag about."
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