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What Makes a Boutique Hotel Experience Stand Out?

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Boutique hotels have become increasingly popular among travellers seeking a unique and personalized experience. Unlike large chain hotels, boutique hotels offer a distinct charm, often characterized by their intimate size, stylish design, and attentive service. These hotels focus on creating a memorable atmosphere that reflects the local culture and history, providing guests with an immersive […]

Your Guide to Toronto’s Most Exclusive Neighborhood: Discover Yorkville

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Nestled in the heart of Toronto, Yorkville is a neighborhood synonymous with luxury, culture, and sophistication. Known for its upscale boutiques, fine dining, and vibrant arts scene, Yorkville is a destination for those seeking an exclusive urban experience. This guide will take you through the highlights of this chic neighborhood, helping you discover why Yorkville […]

Rejuvenate Together with a Couples’ Massage at The Hazelton Hotel Toronto

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Indulge in a serene escape with your partner as you both unwind with our exclusive Couples’ Massage at The Hazelton Hotel Toronto. This luxurious experience is designed to rejuvenate the body and mind, offering a shared moment of relaxation and intimacy. Experience Shared Serenity Our Couples’ Massage is the perfect way to connect with your […]

How to Plan a Private Movie Screening Event

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Planning a private movie screening event can be a unique and memorable way to celebrate a special occasion, entertain clients, or simply enjoy a favorite film with friends and family. Whether it’s for a birthday party, corporate event, or a casual get-together, a private movie screening offers a personalized and exclusive experience. Here are some […]

Suite Romance at The Hazelton Hotel: A Valentine’s Retreat in Yorkville

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Valentine’s Day, a celebration of love and affection, invites couples to express their love this year in style and luxury, The Hazelton Hotel in the picturesque Yorkville offers an exclusive Suite Romance package, available from February 2nd to February 29th, designed to provide an unforgettable romantic getaway. Let The Hazelton be your Cupid, crafting a […]

Media Coverage: Ten cutting-edge wellness treatments in Bloor-Yorkville | Toronto Life

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All is the season for pampering, and the cooler weather is the perfect reason to book yourself a series of luxurious services at some of Bloor-Yorkville’s top salons and spas. With lavish treatments ranging from detoxifying massages and smoothing hair care to cutting-edge body therapies and…

Media Coverage: The Best Times to Visit Toronto, According to Local Experts | travelandleisure.com

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Canada’s most cosmopolitan city, Toronto is a cultural hub with museums, street art, diverse neighborhoods, incredible food, and a litany of must-see attractions. Naturally, a destination with so much to offer and such a vibrant atmosphere attracts travelers from near and far throughout the year…

Media Coverage: A Local’s Guide to Toronto | Vogue

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Toronto is hot right now. Locals have long known that New York’s little sister to the north has plenty to offer when it comes to quality of life: green space, walkability, and an overall friendly vibe among residents. Over the past few years, it’s become more than just a great place to live, but

Hazelton Hotel Recognized With Condé Nast Traveler’s 2023 Readers’ Choice Award #1 Best Hotel in Canada, and #5 Best Hotel in the World

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(TORONTO) Oct. 4, 2023 – Condé Nast Traveler yesterday announced the results of its annual Readers’ Choice Awards with The Hazelton Hotel recognized as the #1 best hotel in Canada and #5 best hotel in the world.  More than 520,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted responses rating their travel experiences across the globe to offer a […]

Media Coverage: I Got a Celeb-Mevel Makeover for TIFF (The Kit)

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The first step is to prime the canvas and relax the mind at a spa. For this, I dropped myself in the middle of star luxury at the Hazelton Hotel Spa by Valmont for a facial.
In the dimly lit treatment room, by the flickering glow of electric candles, my esthetician…

Media Coverage: The 14 Best Hotels in Toronto (CN Traveler)

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As the birthplace of legendary hospitality brands Four Seasons and Fairmont, Canada’s hotel game is strong—particularly in cosmopolitan Toronto. Here, you’ll find everything required for a healthy hotel scene, from a booming media and film industry, excellent museums, and diverse culinary prowess, to a wealth of upscale design and retail offerings and a robust business-travel crowd. In those ways, Toronto is…

Chef Darby Piquette’s Path to Culinary Excellence at The Hazelton Hotel Toronto

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A brief history of Executive Chef Darby Piquette’s culinary journey and its culmination at The Hazelton Hotel Toronto, this article offers insight into his career and philosophy of cooking. Through a meticulous curation of unique menus, Chef Piquette aims to create an immersive culinary adventure for discerning palates. Furthermore, his deep connection with the Yorkville […]

The Hazelton Hotel to Unveil ‘Norman Jewison Cinema’ in Celebration of Legendary Canadian Filmmaker during Toronto International Film Festival

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The Hazelton Hotel to Unveil ‘Norman Jewison Cinema’ in Celebration of Legendary Canadian Filmmaker during Toronto International Film Festival Toronto, ON – The Hazelton Hotel, the only Forbes Five Star independent boutique hotel in Canada located in the heart of Yorkville, today unveiled plans to rename their state-of-the-art screening room as the Norman Jewison Cinema […]

Media Coverage: Top Toronto Hotel to Rename Cinema After Norman Jewison (The Hollywood Reporter)

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The name change at the Hazelton Hotel will pay permanent tribute to Canada’s most celebrated director of movies like ‘In the Heat of the Night,’ ‘Moonstruck’ and ‘Jesus Christ Superstar.’ The Hazelton…

Media Coverage: Toronto screening room to be renamed after Canadian director Norman Jewison (Toronto Star)

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TORONTO – Canadian filmmaker Norman Jewison is getting his namesake on a private screening room in Toronto. The Hazelton Hotel, located in…

Media Coverage: Top Toronto Hotel to Rename Cinema After Norman Jewison (IMDB)

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Toronto’s Hazelton Hotel will pay permanent tribute to Oscar-winning film director and producer Norman Jewison by changing the name of its screening room to honor the iconic Canadian filmmaker…

Media Coverage: Toronto screening room to be renamed after Oscar winning director Norman Jewison (Global News)

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Oscar-winning Canadian filmmaker Norman Jewison is getting his namesake on a private screening room in Toronto…

Media Coverage: Top Toronto Hotel to Rename Cinema After Norman Jewison (Daily Inside Scoop)

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Toronto’s Hazelton Hotel will pay permanent tribute to Oscar-winning film director and producer Norman Jewison by changing the name of its screening room to honor the iconic Canadian filmmaker…

Media Coverage: Toronto screening room to be renamed after Canadian director Norman Jewison (City News)

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TORONTO — Canadian filmmaker Norman Jewison is getting his namesake on a private screening room in Toronto…

Media Coverage: Top Toronto Hotel to Rename Cinema After Norman Jewison (Yahoo! Movies UK)

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Toronto’s Hazelton Hotel will pay permanent tribute to Oscar-winning film director and producer Norman Jewison by changing the name of its screening room to honor the iconic Canadian filmmaker…

Arrive In Style: Valet Parking At The Hazelton Hotel Toronto – Where Convenience Meets Luxury

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Welcome to The Hazelton Hotel Toronto, where we elevate your stay with our first class valet parking service. Inspired by the splendor of the Hollywood era, we invite you to experience a grand entrance. Our professional valet team awaits your arrival, ready to care for your vehicle with the attention to detail you expect. Explore […]

Discover Luxury and Elegance at The Hazelton Hotel Toronto

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Are you in search of a truly exceptional stay in Toronto? Delve into the unique features and offerings that set The Hazelton Hotel apart.  A Historical Gem: The Hazelton Hotel is Canada’s first and only Forbes Five-Star independent luxury boutique hotel situated in Yorkville, Toronto– the epicenter of fashion, art and lifestyle in the city. […]

Pet-Friendly Paradise: Discover the Best Hotels for You and Your Furry Friend

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Welcome to The Hazelton Hotel Toronto: A Pet-Friendly Haven .When it comes to planning a vacation or a weekend getaway, finding a pet-friendly hotel is often at the top of the priority list for many travelers. After all, our furry friends are cherished members of the family, and leaving them behind can be a difficult […]

Indulge in Opulence: Experience Hotel VIP Amenities Like Never Before

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The world of luxury hospitality is constantly evolving, presenting extravagant comforts and amenities that make for an unforgettable experience. In the heart of Toronto, Canada, lies the embodiment of this very opulence, The Hazelton Hotel Toronto. The Hazelton stands apart as Canada’s first and only Forbes Five-Star independent luxury boutique hotel, presenting a world of […]

The Key to Unforgettable Experiences: Meet Les Clefs d’Or Concierge

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Luxury hospitality is not merely about opulent surroundings or sumptuous offerings. True luxury lies in the fine details, the intricate nuances that ensure each guest feels pampered and valued at every corner. The Hazelton Hotel Toronto, Canada’s first and only Forbes Five-Star independent luxury boutique hotel, understands this and offers a service that is the […]

Luxury Rejuvenation: Embark on a Journey of Relaxation at a Lavish Spa in Toronto, The Spa by Valmont

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Welcome to a sanctuary of tranquility and serenity in the heart of Toronto, Canada. Imagine stepping into a realm where stress melts away, and the mind, body, and spirit embark on a rejuvenating journey. Welcome to The Hazelton Hotel Toronto, home to an exquisite lavish spa in Toronto. The Hazelton Hotel Toronto: Your Destination for […]

Discover the Ultimate Retreat: Immerse Yourself in Luxury at The Hazelton Hotel Toronto’s Eucalyptus Steam Rooms

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Step into a world of pure indulgence and relaxation at The Hazelton Hotel in Toronto, where luxury knows no bounds. Among its exceptional offerings, The Hazelton Hotel features eucalyptus steam rooms that provide a truly rejuvenating and immersive spa experience. Allow us to take you on a journey through the benefits of eucalyptus and the […]

Dive into Luxury: Experience Bliss in The Hazelton Hotel Toronto’s State-of-the-Art Indoor Saltwater Pool

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The Hazelton Hotel boasts a state-of-the-art indoor saltwater pool that provides a unique and rejuvenating experience for guests

A Cinematic Escape: Enjoy Movie Magic in a Private Screening Room in Toronto

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The Norman Jewison Cinema, masterfully designed by renowned expert Christopher Hansen of Beverly Hills’ Simply Home Entertainment, is equipped with cutting-edge audiovisual equipment.

Media Coverage: Hennick & Company Acquires Iconic Hazelton Hotel

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First Capital has agreed to sell the Hazelton Hotel and its interest in ONE Restaurant for $110 million to Hennick & Company, a private firm that invests in high-quality real estate assets that it can own for the long-term as well as well-managed, growth-oriented operating businesses.

The Ultimate Guide to Hotel Spas: Relax and Rejuvenate in Style

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In this ultimate guide to hotel spas, we’ll explore what makes these havens of tranquility so special and share tips on how to make the most of your hotel spa experience.

The Rise of Boutique Hotels: A Look into the Latest Hospitality Trend

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In this article, we delve into the world of boutique hotels, exploring their defining characteristics, the factors contributing to their growing popularity, and their impact on the overall hotel industry.

Staycation for Couples: Romantic Ideas for a Relaxing Getaway

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A staycation for couples can be a great way to rekindle the romance while exploring local attractions and indulging in luxurious accommodations.

How to Choose the Perfect Hotel Meeting Room for Your Next Corporate Event

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Selecting the right hotel meeting room for your next corporate event is crucial to ensuring its success. The venue sets the tone for the event, influences attendees’ first impressions, and plays a significant role in the overall experience.  Choosing the perfect hotel meeting room requires careful consideration of various factors, including location, size, facilities, and […]

The Hazelton Hotel: A Celebration of Art and Design in Toronto’s Yorkville Neighborhood

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Guests of The Hazelton Hotel will be treated to an impressive collection of original artworks, including sculptures, photographs, oils, acrylics, and works on paper, that range from contemporary to classic pieces.

Media Coverage : The Hazelton Hotel Highlighted as a Luxurious Option for Better Sleep by Shondaland

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The Hazelton Hotel is mentioned in a Shondaland article about the benefits of staying in a hotel for better night’s rest. The article highlights the hotel’s unique pillow menu which allows guests to customize their sleeping experience.

Media Coverage :The Hazelton Hotel’s Restaurant ONE Recognized as One of the Best Hotel Restaurants in Toronto by Curiocity

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The Hazelton Hotel’s signature ONE restaurant, is listed as one of the best hotel restaurants in Toronto by Curiocity.

Media Coverage : The Hazelton Hotel Toronto recognized as one of the best hotels in Ontario by Curiocity

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The Hazelton Hotel is featured as one of the best hotels in Ontario on Curiocity’s list of top accommodations in the province.

Media Coverage : Forbes Recommends ONE Restaurant at The Hazelton Hotel as a Top Toronto Restaurant to Visit in 2023

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The Hazelton Hotel’s ONE Restaurant is recommended by Forbes as one of the top five Toronto restaurants to visit in 2023.

Media Coverage : One Restaurant at The Hazelton Hotel Named Among Toronto’s Best in the World for 2023

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Narcity Magazine includes ONE Restaurant in the top 5 list of The Best In The World For 2023

Media Coverage : The Hazelton Hotel Highlighted for Exceptional Customer Experience in Peapack-Gladstone Bank’s Use of Hospitality Techniques in Banking

Hotelier Magazine The Hazelton Hotel Celebrates 15 Years

Doug Kennedy of Kennedy Training Network is a leading provider of hotel hospitality and sales training services. The Hazelton Hotel team is proud to be among his Five Star clients who believe in white-glove service and creating memorable movements. Read more about the heart of hospitality and Mr. Kennedy’s Five Principles For Hospitality Excellence.

Media Coverage: The Hazelton Hotel Meeting Spaces Highlighted as Best in Greater Toronto Area

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The Hazelton Hotel’s luxurious and unique meeting spaces have recently gained media attention. An article published on EventSource.ca highlights the hotel’s meeting rooms as some of the best in the Greater Toronto Area. From private meetings, and conferences to corporate dinners The Hazelton Hotel‘s variety of extraordinary spaces exceed your expectations

Media Coverage: Curiocity – Toronto hotels & spas among the 2023 Forbes Travel Guide Star Award Winners

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Curiocity reports on The Hazelton Hotel’s recognition as one of the top Toronto hotels and spas to receive the prestigious Forbes Travel Guide Star Award for 2023. The hotel’s luxurious amenities and exceptional service have made it a favourite among travelers visiting the city.

Media Coverage: The Kit – Lainey Lui and Jacek Bring Us Along On Date Night. Plus, two more sweet couples share their love stories and dinner-for-two rituals

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The Kit caught up with Toronto couples on their love stories and dinner-for-two rituals. ONE Restaurant at The Hazelton Hotel was featured as a date hotspot for couples looking to spend a special evening together enjoying innovative cocktails and a seasonal menu.

Media Coverage: US News – U.S. News Reveals the 2023 Best Hotels

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The Hazelton Hotel is proud to be included in the list of “Best Hotels of 2023” released by U.S. News. The list was compiled based on feedback from guests, industry experts, and hotel ratings.

Media Coverage: Thrillist – These Are the Best Hotels in America, According to U.S. News & World Report

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Thrillist recently published their ranking of the best hotels in America, according to U.S. News & World Report. The Hazelton Hotel was included on this prestigious list, showcasing the luxury and exceptional service that guests can expect when staying at this stunning property.

Media Coverage: Hotel Business – 2023 best hotel rankings revealed

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The Hazelton Hotel has been recognized in the 2023 Best Hotel Rankings, released by hotelbusiness.com. The rankings are based on a variety of factors, including guest reviews, amenities, and overall experience. The Hazelton Hotel was praised for its luxurious accommodations, exceptional service, and prime location in the heart of the city. Congratulations to The Hazelton Hotel team for this well-deserved recognition!

Media Coverage: Harper Bazaar – The luxury travel guide to Toronto

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The UK’s leading luxury lifestyle magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, visits Toronto for their recommendations on where to stay, what to eat and what to visit. The prestigious travel guide, recommends the Hazelton Hotel as one of the best places to stay in the city, highlighting its luxurious amenities and central location in the heart of Yorkville.

Media Coverage: BlogTO – 10 Luxury Hotel’s You’ll Want to Stay in At Least Once

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BlogTO recently published an article highlighting the top 10 luxury hotels in Toronto, and The Hazelton Hotel has made the list. The article praises the hotel for its elegant design, luxurious amenities, and prime location in the heart of Yorkville. If you’re looking for a luxurious stay in Toronto, The Hazelton Hotel is the perfect place to visit.

Media Coverage: The Kit – Why You Should Budget for a Luxury Wedding Night Hotel

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The Hazelton Hotel was recently featured in an article on The Kit, which highlighted the importance of budgeting for a luxury wedding night hotel

Media Coverage: Narcity – 8 Places You Are Guaranteed To See Celebrities During TIFF This Year

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The Hazelton Hotel Toronto is mentioned in an article by Narcity about places to spot celebrities during the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

Media Coverage: Michelin Guide – Toronto: MICHELIN Guide Hotels

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The Michelin Guide highlighted the Hazelton Hotel in Toronto in an article about top hotels in the city.

Media Coverage: Style Democracy – These Are The 7 Hot Spots To Look For Celebs During TIFF (styledemocracy.com)

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StyleDemocracy mentions the Hazelton Hotel Toronto in an article about hot spots to identify celebrities during the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

Media Coverage: Dobbernation Loves Blog – Best Restaurants in Yorkville, Toronto

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Dobbernation Loves mentions the Hazelton Hotel in Toronto in an article about top restaurants to visit in the city’s upscale Yorkville area.

Media Coverage: Curiocity – 11 Toronto restaurants to check out (and celeb spot) during TIFF 2022 (curiocity.com)

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One Restaurant at The Hazelton Hotel Toronto is highlighted in Curiocity’s media coverage of TIFF 2022.

Media Coverage: Hotelier Magazine – The Hazelton Hotel Celebrates 15 Years

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The Hazelton Hotel in Toronto has received media attention as it celebrates its 15th anniversary as a luxury hotel.

Media Coverage: Wandering Wheatleys Blog – The 12 Best Hotels in Toronto

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The Hazelton Hotel is featured in a list of the best boutique hotels in Toronto, Canada on Wandering Wheatleys.

Media Coverage: Toronto Blog – The best places to spot celebrities in Toronto [2022]

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The Hazelton Hotel in Toronto is mentioned in a blog post about the best locations to spot celebrities in the city by TorontoBlogs.

Media Coverage: Buffalo News – 30 Celebrities you might not know were Canadia

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The Hazelton Hotel in Toronto is mentioned in an article by The Buffalo News about Canadian celebrities. Notable mentions include actors Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams, that have stayed at the Hazelton hotel while visiting Toronto.

Media Coverage: CTV News Vancouver Island – 4 Vancouver Island hotels among top 25 in Canada, according to Tripadvisor

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Despite being located in Toronto, The Hazelton Hotel has been mentioned in a news article about top hotels in Canada by CTV News Vancouver Island.