Thompson Toronto


UNFORTUNATELY, CLOSED! Thompson Toronto is a luxurious property with spectacular views from the rooms and the rooftop pool. Discover the hotel’s multiple dining options and stellar nightlife scene and experience what Toronto is truly about.


BY: Alex Temblador Contributing writer

The famous twenty-first-century poet Drake once said, “Runnin through the 6 with my woes .” A prestigious quote from a true Toronto spokesman.

It only takes one look at the city from Thompson Toronto’s rooftop lounge to feel the magnitude of the city, to feel its power, glory, glitz, glam, art, and culture. And perhaps that’s what Drake visualized as he so elegantly wrote his prose.

Whether it’s dining and boozing or taking a swim in the rooftop pool, Thompson Toronto creates an atmosphere that is all-encompassing.

Thompson Toronto embodies all that is Toronto. It’s a symbol of taste, style, and innovation from its rooms to its restaurants. The property is luxury defined, which makes its appearances in the dark hardwood floors and the airy atmosphere in the rooms, made possible by floor-to-ceiling windows and pops of orange and white tones.

CYTIES nomads will find true comfort in custom linens on comfortable beds and marble bathrooms with heated floors and walk-in showers. Flat-screen TVs, Bluetooth radios, Keurig machines, free Wi-Fi, and gourmet minibars all create a catered experience.

The Lobby bar attracts hustlers by day and turns into a chill spot for a post-work cocktail as the sun fades behind the building, which is the same for the Rooftop Lounge, though it provides views of Toronto’s skyline the likes of which are unrivaled.

Snack on American favorites in the Thompson Diner and get a sense of the neighborhood vibe, especially on the weekends during brunch. can you say fried chicken and waffles—eat your heart out blueberry short stack. Without having to leave the property, travelers can experience an ultra-artistic nightlife spot in the hotel’s lounge, Wildflower. From creative cocktails to a cool design full of lights, art, and sculptures, it’s a good start to the beckoning call of the night ahead.

When travelers emerge from their room, they’ll find happening spaces throughout the property to socialize or hustle. Whether it’s dining and boozing or taking a swim in the rooftop pool, Thompson Toronto creates an atmosphere that is all-encompassing.

If you want to feel the power of Toronto and let it bring something out that’s buried deep inside you – whether it’s relaxation, energy, spontaneity, or new interests – you’re going to want to do it at Thompson Toronto.


Floor-to-ceiling windows reveal views of the skyline and Lake Ontario

Looking for a spot to grab a bite? The diner downstairs serves up classic dishes with a modern twist, try the chicken and waffles

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Rooftop pool—enough said