Are you looking to plan an incentive travel or conference event in Toronto?
With the support of our Toronto DMC, many travel agencies, tour operators and corporate event planner around the world enjoy the destination for travel tours that include team building, motivation incentive travel, product launch and conference meetings. Our dedicated MICE department offers full services for all event logistics, providing excellence in destination management services.
TOP DESTINATION AND EVENTS COMPANY SETS SIGHTS ON TORONTO
Toronto, ON: With an eye to building on their reputation as the premier Destination Management Company in the Pacific Northwest, Cantrav Services Inc. is expanding east of the Rockies.
Toronto will be Cantrav’s forth DMC and Business Events office. Headquartered in Vancouver, the company currently as a presence in Banff, Whistler and Alaska.
“Toronto is a logical step for the organization,” says Cantrav’s new Ontario Regional Director, Debbie Cotton-Burinski. “This is a great opportunity for Cantrav to offer clients the same local knowledge and trusted supplier partnerships…but in a new and exciting setting.”
Cantrav’s presence in the Toronto market is good news – not only for corporations wanting curated, experiential events and incentives – but also for key suppliers.
Cantrav is confident that Toronto’s allure as a destination ideal for meetings, incentives and conferences will renew the interest of its existing client base, while attracting new business.
“I came to Cantrav to take the long view,” says Cotton-Burinski, who has a reputation as an innovator within the business events community. “I was drawn to the idea of doing more than offering ground-breaking programs and the value proposition Cantrav brings to our clients. I want to help Cantrav build our brand in Toronto, but I also want to help sell the city.”
Cotton-Burinski will be supported by a dedicated team of event and incentive professionals in Toronto, while benefiting from the full complement of talent based out of the head office in Vancouver.
Five of the Best Luxury Hotels in Toronto
The SoHo Metropolitan Hotel *****
The SoHo Metropolitan Hotel is simply Toronto’s finest, whether you call it a boutique or luxury hotel. Supremely indulgent yet artfully subdued, the downtown Toronto hotel affectionately dubbed “SoHo Met” is a vibrant scene unto itself. From inspired culinary creations to advanced in-room technologies and innovative business services, a limitless range of sophisticated pleasures awaits you.
Whether you are staying for just a weekend or weeks on end, you will quickly realize that one does more than stay at the SoHo Met Hotel in downtown Toronto one lives it. Make business an unforgettable pleasure by meeting at the SoHo Metropolitan Hotel in downtown Toronto, where scope and scale are grand yet inviting. SoHo Met’s catering professionals are well versed in planning and conference needs, and pride themselves on the ability to custom-tailor services.The SoHo Metropolitan Hotel offers a modern alternative to traditional meeting space. The luxury boutique hotel has four contemporary meeting rooms that can facilitate 20 – 81 people, and a 2,500 sq ft outdoor terrace with marquee area accommodating up to 200 pax.
The InterContinental Toronto Yorkville *****
InterContinental Toronto Yorkville is in the exclusive Yorkville neighbourhood known as the heart and soul of the city. Fashionable restaurants, trendy shops and premier galleries abound, as do cultural icons such as the Royal Ontario Museum, the Gardener Museum and the Bata Shoe Museum. Within a few miles are CN Tower and the Distillery District.
Skylounge redefines patio dining with an elegant oasis found just steps from bustling Bloor Street West. From small executive retreats to company-wide banquets for 260 guests, our sophisticated Toronto meeting facilities set the stage for success. Our boutique size and services will help set events or meetings apart and ensure they are impeccably planned and executed. Treat your guests to creative banquet cuisine and stylish facilities appointed with every modern luxury. The mezzanine level is dedicated exclusively to conferences, with eight, state-of-the-art, pillar-free conference rooms featuring the latest technology and natural light from spacious windows with inspiring downtown views. Our captivating 8th Floor Terrace lends an alluring backdrop for outdoor affairs and Toronto events.The Hotel offers a sophisticated and modern Toronto Yorkville meeting facilities feature eight meeting rooms on the mezzanine level and also pillar-free, naturally-lit meeting space can accommodate special events, conferences and meetings from 10 to 260 people.
Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto *****
Crowned by an articulated spire 900-feet above the Downtown Toronto’s financial district, exclusive amenities, innovative accommodations and the signature services of Trump Attache™, unite along the city’s unmistakable skyline. Unique among the world’s finest hotels and resorts, Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto delivers a superior level of modern convenience including two floors of meeting and event facilities outfitted with sophisticated technology.
Staying true to Trump’s unmatched reputation for excellence, every aspect of the tower at the Toronto Hotel has been designed to showcase the city and Lake Ontario views, and each of the 261 hotel rooms and suites are exquisitely furnished in an elegant, cosmopolitan style. From the spectacularly designed lobby and high-speed elevators, to the vibrant signature restaurant located on the 31st floor–this is luxury unsurpassed by other hotels in Toronto.Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto presents downtown Toronto’s most exclusive meeting facilities and function space. Featuring 12,000 square feet of meeting space, the hotel’s luxury event venues include the Grand Ballroom and the Grand Salon located on the 9th and 10th floors connected by a grand staircase. Trump Toronto offers spectacular views, showcasing Toronto’s architectural landmarks and city skyline. Combined with the hotel’s well-appointed amenities and prime location, every meeting at Trump Toronto is truly an event.
Fairmont Royal York *****
Just steps away from our famous doors in the heart of Canada’s largest metropolis is an exciting mix of activities and attractions that will leave you exhilarated. From the theater, entertainment and financial districts, to shopping, sightseeing, and world-class sports facilities, The Fairmont Royal York truly is ”at the center of it all.”
Whether you’re in Toronto for a meeting or simply to relax and take in the sights of the city, this landmark hotel has everything you need. Luxurious surroundings, refined guest rooms and suites, a knowledgeable Concierge, and even a fully-stocked Business Center – The Fairmont Royal York is the ultimate downtown Toronto hotel.The award-winning Fairmont Royal York is the hotel of choice to hold business meetings, multimedia conferences, product launches, company incentives, or conventions in Toronto. With an extensive range of meeting and function rooms, from elegant boardrooms and reception rooms to magnificent ballrooms and meeting rooms, The Fairmont Royal York is as flexible and accommodating as it is prestigious.
Hotel Le Germain *****
A boutique hotel in Toronto, in the heart of the Entertainment District, Hôtel Le Germain Toronto offers you a rendezvous with seduction. A jewel of contemporary architecture, the decor, at once understated and inviting, will create a unique experience for your senses.
With its inspiring and inviting design, intimate size and relaxing decor, Hotel Le Germain Toronto is a veritable urban oasis, it even has a putting green on the roof! A comforting and relaxing stay awaits you at our hotel. Our attentive and discreet staff will look after your every need in order to offer you an authentic experience. This is what we call the Germain difference.