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Hotel X Toronto by Library Hotel Collection, a Lakefront Urban Resort at Exhibition Place, Prepares for a March 2018 Soft Opening

Release Date: 12/19/2017

Hotel X Toronto by Library Hotel Collection, a Lakefront Urban Resort at Exhibition Place, Prepares for a March 2018 Soft Opening

The Library Hotel Collection’s newest and largest hotel to offer unparalleled experiences, resort style amenities and spectacular views in downtown Toronto

Toronto (Dec. 2018) - The Library Hotel Collection’s newest luxury property, Hotel X Toronto, prepares to open its guest rooms, event spaces and athletic club in March 2018. The full line of resort amenities including Harmony Spa by the Lake will open Spring 2018. Situated on Toronto’s historic Exhibition Place grounds and located just inside the iconic Princes’ Gates and opposite the Enercare Centre, Hotel X Toronto is divided into three buildings: a 30-story, 406-guest room Hotel Tower which includes 83,000 sq. ft. of diverse meeting space; TEN X TORONTO, an athletic and wellness facility with 90,000-sq. feet of indoor and outdoor activities; and the historic Stanley Barracks. With its unique sports and entertainment concept conceived to be distinctly Canadian, Hotel X Toronto is destined to become a Toronto landmark destination on the waterfront as it welcomes locals and visitors to its restaurants, art gallery, cinemas, meeting and event spaces, historical exhibits, beer garden, signature three-story rooftop lounge, Falcon SkyBar, and the 50-foot long heated rooftop indoor/outdoor ‘Pond at Falcon SkyBar’ offering year-round access and views from the 28th floor.

Guests will enter the Hotel Tower through the sleek and modern three-story Grand Lobby where a stunning visual impact is achieved by bringing the natural beauty of the surrounding gardens inside with a living green wall. Other features include two linear fireplaces crowned by expansive skylights and floor to ceiling windows, VIP Check-In area and dedicated departure lounge with views of Lake Ontario. The exceptionally appointed 406 guest rooms and 39 suites feature contemporary design with pops of color and 98% or rooms provide views to Lake Ontario, Mississauga, and/or the downtown Toronto skyline. Taking luxury to the next level, the bi-level Presidential Suite offers a two-story living room, fireplace, and could be expanded to include three bedrooms while the single-level Presidential Suite is a luxury penthouse with up to two bedrooms and extraordinary views of the city and Lake Ontario.

Guests of Hotel X Toronto will have full access to TEN X TORONTO athletic center, an athletic facility with 90,000 sq. ft. of both indoor space and terraces. State-of-the-art amenities include: four indoor tennis courts; rooftop pool; nine glassed-back squash courts; fitness center including four studios for a variety of popular programs including Hot Yoga, spinning, Pilates and group fitness classes; as well as a golf simulator with 90+ courses. Those looking for peace and tranquility can participate in Harmony Rooftop Yoga or visit Harmony Spa by the Lake, the second location of the Library Hotel Collection’s award-winning Harmony Spa at the Aria Hotel Budapest, which will offer 10 treatment rooms including two spacious couples' suites with pre-and-post treatment lounges with spectacular views. A 3,000-sq. ft. Play Center was specially designed to be an ultimate kid destination with video game consoles, age-appropriate activities and toys as well as kid-friendly sports courts for kids and teens to enjoy while their parents are taking advantage of Hotel X Toronto's other facilities.

All on-site dining options are under the direction of one of Toronto’s most celebrated and award-winning hospitality groups, byPeterandPauls.com and include Petros’ 82, a 10,000-sq. ft. Mediterranean fine-dining restaurant and the more casual all-day eatery, Maxx’s Kitchen as well as the self-serve fresh market Bits and Bytes, the private VIP Library Club Lounge and the Falcon SkyBar. Special event, meeting and event catering as well as 24-hour room service is also available.

In addition to the lavishly appointed accommodations, athletic facilities and varied dining options, Hotel X Toronto will also provide numerous other unique amenities throughout its campus. The Stanley Square and Gardens surround the historic Stanley Barracks and the immaculately restored and revitalized Stanley Square features Stanley Gardens with lush landscaping, a Beer Garden and the Parade Gardens, an exquisite space for live outdoor events. Canadians and visitors will enjoy the beautiful fountains as well as the stunning wrought iron gates, a replica of those found at historic New Fort.

Reservations are currently open for stays beginning March 1, 2018 and pre-opening prices with 30% off Best Flexible Rate are available March 1- April 30, 2018 while the hotel is still “In Previews”. For reservations as Hotel X Toronto or to find out more information, visit www.HotelXToronto.com.

About Library Hotel Collection
The Library Hotel Collection prides itself on the reputation of being the “World’s Kindest Hoteliers” which is why it was recognized in ReviewPro’s 2016 Top Luxury Hotel & Brand Report as having the highest guest satisfaction rating of any luxury hotel brand in the world. TripAdvisor also consistently honors the brand for some of the highest guest satisfaction ratings out of the site’s 1.1 million accommodations - including naming the musically-inspired Aria Hotel Budapest as “#1 Hotel in the World” in the 2017 Travelers Choice Awards. Each of the hotels in Library Hotel Collection is reflective of the creative vision of Henry Kallan, named 2016 “Hotelier of the Year” by the Boutique Hotel and Lodging Association.  Library Hotel is a book lover’s paradise with 6,000 books organized throughout the hotel, based on the Dewey Decimal System. Hotel Elysée, home of the renowned Monkey Bar, is inspired by the elegance of a French country estate. Inspired by the romance of the Hollywood classic, Casablanca Hotel is an unexpected oasis in the center of the Broadway Theater District, steps from Times Square, and Hotel Giraffe is a chic, softly contemporary property in the NoMad/Flatiron District – both were named “Top Hotels in the US” by TripAdvisor in 2016 and 2017. The latest additions to the Library Hotel Collection are the Aria Hotel Budapest and Aria Hotel Prague. In March 2018, the Library Hotel Collection will open Hotel X Toronto, Toronto’s first downtown urban resort, located on the shores of Lake Ontario on the Exhibition Place grounds. www.libraryhotelcollection.com


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