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Listings accommodations 1- and 2- bedroom suites with double beds, kitchenette, fridge, microwave, private washroom. Available May-Aug. From $56. 89 Chestnut Residence, U. of T. 89 Chestnut St.; 416-977-0707 www.89chestnut.com Located in the heart of downtown. Includes breakfast (May to Aug). Single or double rooms with private ensuite bathrooms. From $94. Affordacom – College Hostel 280 Augusta Ave. 866-663-2093, 416-929-4777 www.collegehostel.com Budget hostel with fun and friendly atmoshpere. Located in Kensington Market. Private and dorm rooms equipped with cable-TV, phone and private balcony. Walking distance to downtown, attractions. Glendon College – York University 2275 Bayview Ave.; 416-487-6798 www.glendon.yorku.ca Monthly rates available. Easy access to downtown or Hwy. 401. Very safe. Available May to Aug. Global Village Backpackers 460 King St. W. 888-844-7875, 416-703-8540 www.globalbackpackers.com Toronto’s original backpackers’ hostel. Steps from city’s top attractions. Newly renovated, huge common areas, fireplace, A/C, free Wi-Fi, outdoor patio and lively in-house pub. See ad on page 93. Hospitality York – York University 4700 Keele St.; 416-736-5020 www.csbo.yorku.ca/hospitality 1,500 rooms. Indoor pool, tennis, squash, racquetball, scenic jogging trail, on-campus shopping, banking, licensed full-service restaurants, fastfood outlets. Next to transit. Hostelling International – Toronto 76 Church St. 877-848-8737, 416-971-4440 www.toronto-youth-hostel.com Downtown.162 beds, private/shared rooms available, A/C, full bath, kitchen, laundry, TV lounge, rooftop patio, tour desk, Internet, free Wi-Fi. No curfew. Also in Niagara Falls. www. hihostels.ca/niagarafalls. From $25. See ad on page 90. Neill – Wycik 96 Gerrard St. E. 800-268-4358, 416-977-2320 www.neill-wycik.com Downtown. Open May to Aug. Traditional residence rooms (single, twin, quad), continental breakfast, café, laundry, roof decks, 24-hr security and front desk services. Mins. from attractions. See ad on page 91. Residence & Conference Centre – Centennial 940 Progress Ave.; 416-438-2216 www.checkintothecentre.com Convenient location, professional suites. Private baths, A/C, cable TV, phone, complimentary continental breakfast. Great rates. Residence & Conference Centre – Seneca 1760 Finch Ave. E.; 416-491-8811 www.checkintothecentre.com Available year-round. 20 mins. to downtown. 456 spacious 2-bedroom suites, kitchenettes, bathrooms, continental breakfast. From $59. Residence & Conference Centre – Sheridan 7897 McLaughlin Rd., Brampton 877-225-8664, 905-874-4393 www.checkintothecentre.com Affordable hotel-style accommodations, mins. to airport, 20 mins. to downtown. Two-bedroom suites, A/C, free parking, local calls, cable, high speed Internet and kitchenette. On-site laundry, 24-hr front desk. Residence & Conference Centre – Sheridan 1410 Trafalgar Rd., Oakville 877-225-8664, 905-815-4150 www.checkintothecentre.com Affordable option for groups up to 300. All-suite accommodation, state-of-the-art meeting space, many food and beverage options. Ryerson University Residences 240 Jarvis St., Suite ILC 100 866-592-8882, 416-979-5296 www.ryerson.ca/conference International Living Centre: 252 hotel-style guestrooms, Pitman Hall: 555 dormitory-style guestrooms with free local calls, Internet and individual climate control. Available May-Aug. Student and group rates. The University of St. Michael’s College 81 St. Mary St.; 416-926-7296 www.utoronto.ca/stmikes/ conferences Affordable, accessible, accommodating. 13 acres, steps to shopping, theatres, museums and sports. Summer availability, catering services available year-round. U. of T. – New College Residence 40 Willcocks St.; 416-946-0529 www.torontores.com Affordable and safe dormitory residence on U. of T. campus. Breakfast, Internet, A/C, group rates. Walk to downtown attractions. Meeting space available. Open May to Aug. U. of T. at Scarborough 1265 Military Tr.; 416-287-7356 www.utsc.utoronto.ca/~facilities Townhouses for families, groups and conferences. Recreation complex, catering services, laundry rooms and parking. Classrooms and lecture rooms available. Available May-Aug. Reasonable rates. Victoria University 140 Charles St. W.; 416-585-4524 www.vicu.utoronto.ca/english/ facilities.html Downtown. 750-bed residence, excellent location. Close to Museum subway. Affordable rooms in a beautiful setting. Available May-Aug. See ad left. resorts & sPas The Cabins at Wooden Sticks 40 Elgin Park Dr., Uxbridge 905-852-4379 www.woodensticks.com Six on-site luxury cabins each featuring two bedrooms, 4 beds, and 2 bathrooms with a common area and wet bar. Stay and play at one of Ontario’s finest public golf courses. Carriage Hills Resort Corporation 15 Cedar Point Dr., Unit 16, Barrie 800-379-6721, 705-727-9900 www.shellvacationsclub.com Canada’s favourite vacation ownership playgrounds. 4-season resorts nestled in the heart of the Copeland Forest in Ontario’s cottage country. 92 toronto | 2008

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Toronto Magazine - Premier 2008
Contents
Contributors
David Miller
David Whitaker
Pier Giorgio Di Cicco
Around Town
Impulse Purchase
On Location
City Gastronomie
Discovery District
Tower of Strength
Crowd Surfers
The Haunting
Starchitects
Super Fans
The Creative City
Fashionable People
The Streets
After Dark
Listings
Culture & Recreation
Accomodations
Restaurants
Shopping
Tour Operators
Transportation
Neighbourhoods of Greater Toronto
Adventures Beyond Downtown
Visitor Resources
Index
2008 Event Calendar
The Lightbox
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