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The Rex Hotel

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“jazz bar”(23 reviews)
“live jazz”(12 reviews)
“great jazz”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsjazz barlive jazzgreat jazzprivate bathroomfree coffee and toastshared facilitiesemergency vehiclesuntil midnightinteresting hotelqueen streetsingle roomcn towercentral locationearly arrivaldecent bathroomqueen st westminute walk from union station
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's located right in the middel of Toronto and you can walk to everything. It's not the place to stay if you want peace because there is a jazzclub/bar and they have live music avery day. It's fine and you can get local beers on...More

1  Thank bonnyfeet
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is simple, with small rooms, but very comfortable. Everything is clean. The location in downtown Toronto is maybe it's best feature, a lot of interesting places, bars and restaurants are whit in walking distance. And if you don't want to walk to a...More

1  Thank Douwe d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is the best deal you can get for the location. In bonus, you can go downstairs and listen to some sweet Jazz. We booked the private room with a washroom. The room is small so if you have a lot a luggage, it...More

1  Thank Sunny_g1234567890
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Rex is an interesting hotel. Do not expect too much in the way 'hotelie" refinements but my stay was fine, considering the nearest hotel was more than twice the cost. The room was small, bed was comfortable, shower was adequate but cold. In fact...More

1  Thank ahad g
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Don't go by looks! Reasonable cost, friendly and helpful staff and great downtown location are good reasons to choose this hotel. I spent two nights there and found my room a decent size and immaculate and the private bathroom with shower all I needed. Hair...More

1  Thank Shelley B
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USD 85 - USD 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 85 - USD 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Queen Street and West Queen West
Known as the Art & Design District, West Queen West is
one of the most energetic and dynamic of Toronto's
neighborhoods. Along with its great modernist museums,
clubs, and restaurants, it's home to some of the
funkiest specialty shops, ranging from clothing to
stationary to collectables, and caters to niche and
vintage shoppers of all kinds. That makes it a mecca
for creatives, including hobbyists designers, writers,
...More
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lucia148
11 February 2018|
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Response from Elda P | Reviewed this property |
Yes , only for the hotel guests.
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lucia148
14 January 2018|
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Response from Haligrrl | Reviewed this property |
You could probably get a bit from the bar
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lucia148
28 December 2017|
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Response from Haligrrl | Reviewed this property |
It's not far, but if you are taking a taxi the traffic might things difficult. You could also walk from the Rex, it would take no more than half an hour unless you have little kids. My choice would be to have lunch/dinner a... More
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"Ask for room with view on Queen St. West for nice view but more noise"
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"Although the music from the bar is not loud, the 2nd floor would be quieter"
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"Ask for a 2nd floor room if you need to sleep early since you won't hear the jazz music from there"
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"Rooms on the second floor are quieter."
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