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Accomodation in Toronto

for STOTT PILATES students seeking short term accomodation

The following list of accommodation is provided as a resource for STOTT PILATES students researching housing options. STOTT PILATES does not endorse or recommend any particular organization or individual identified on this site.

Housing Options

There are a number of housing options available for students attending STOTT PILATES courses.
Keep in mind that Toronto is a very accessible city. The streetcar and subway system is a very safe and efficient way to get around. The STOTT PILATES International Certification Center is located at Yonge Street, on the corner of Eglinton Avenue, which is considered the beginnings of "North Toronto" or Uptown.

The city is divided into a west end (High Park), Midtown (Yonge & Bloor), Uptown (Yonge & Eglinton), east end (Danforth/Riverdale), and downtown (Yonge and Queen). For more detailed descriptions of our various neighbourhoods click here. Find more information about our city at www.torontotourism.com and www.toronto.com

Although we have not compiled a list of hotels, there is certainly ample choice in Toronto. Two websites offering choice of hotels (or B&Bs), are www.torontotourism.com and www.toronto.com.

bed & breakfast inns
There are a number of B&Bs in the area. They cost, on average, about $52 US/day ($75 Cdn). We have compiled a short list of inns that are either located in this area or recommended by our students. For our list, click here.

For a more comprehensive list contact the Toronto Bed & Breakfast Assoc. phone: 416-588-8800 or 905-403-9399. Fax: 905-822-3036. e-mail: beds@torontobandb.com or surf www.bbcanada.com/toronto.html.

Find yet more listings at Bed & Breakfast Homes of Toronto www.bbcanada.com/toronto2.html. Phone: 416-363-6362 or write to Box 46093, College Park P.O., 777 Bay St. Toronto, M5G 2P6.

short term rental suites
Unlike a hotel, staying in a Toronto Rental Suites apartment feels like a home of your own. Fully-furnished and equipped this apartment tower is only a block from our studio. For more details click here.

Consider staying with a family and be included in family activities; Two meals included per day. rates are Single: $520 for first two weeks (includes $200 placement fee); $160/week afterwards Minimum two weeks stay; and includes airport reception For information contact Bowers Homestay Services 12 Westmount Road, Guelph, ON N1H 5H2, tel 519-763-0018, fax 519-763-0094 email info@canadahomestay.com surf www.canadahomestay.com

rooms available and shared accomodation
We have assembled a short list of people we know who rent out rooms in their homes. Accommodation ranges in price from about $25 US/day ($37 Cdn) to $35 US/per day ($52 Cdn) for a room, laundry and shared kitchen (some locations include meals). For a list of accomodation offered in private homes by some of our friends and staff, click here.

Lester B. Pearson International Airport is located approximately 30 to 45 minutes from central Toronto by car, dependent on traffic and time of day. Taxis from the airport cost approx $30 to $50 dependent on zone and distance traveled, find rates posted at the airport. Airport buses, also available for approx $15, will drop you off at one of several downtown hotels adjacent to the subway.

City Centre Airport is conveniently located 10 minutes from downtown Toronto on a small island in Lake Ontario, and services shuttle flights from nearby Canadian cities and a few American locations. Free bus/ferry service will take you into the city and drop you off at the Royal York Hotel adjacent to the subway. Taxis also available at ferry landing. Inquire with your airline whether arriving at this airport is an option.

public ransit
The city is serviced by a comprehensive system of buses, subways and streetcars. Most routes offer service every few minutes. Exact fare required. A single one-way fare is $2.50. Packages of tickets or tokens are available for purchase at subway stations and select stores around town. Also available, day and monthly passes offer additional savings. For transit information including maps and routes, click here.

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