Crowned as the world’s most cosmopolitan city, Toronto is a global city home to world-class restaurants, bars and festivals. Regardless of race and ethnicity, people from all over the world reside in Toronto peacefully together. Known for their politeness and graciousness, the friendly residents of Toronto are very accommodating and will accept you as one of their own. Don’t believe us? Try a few nights’ home stay at these Airbnbs.
1. North York Condo
48 USD/night for 2 guests
With its amenities rivaling international 5-star hotels, this condominium is designed to impress. Your bedroom is furnished with modern and sleek furniture, while you’ll be sharing this spacious unit with your friendly host. The condominium offers an array of facilities, such as a swimming pool, sauna, hot tub, gym complete with free group classes, billiards and games room, garden deck with BBQ and business center. Your neighbourhood comprises of grocery stores, restaurants and movie theatres. Alternatively, never leave the unit and enjoy the 3D TV with cable and Netflix or the Playstation.
2. Downtown Penthouse
56 USD/night for 2 guests (excludes 26 USD cleaning fee)
Wake up to breathtaking views of Toronto’s skyline and waterfront. You’ll be having a roomy bedroom complete with queen-size bed and a large closet all to yourself. Your thoughtful host will provide you with an unlimited supply of coffee and tea. Moreover, you’ll have access to the building’s fantastic amenities, including a gym, pilates room, sauna, BBQ area and outdoor pool. Nestled between King Street West district and the waterfront, this downtown penthouse is a clean and comfortable property that you won’t want to leave. Your sociable and friendly host loves meeting people and will definitely go out of his way to make you feel comfortable.
3. Great Value in City Core
54 USD/night for 2 guests (excludes 8 USD cleaning fee)
Be welcomed with open arms into this spacious apartment with 2 floors. Your lovely and generous hosts will treat you like friends. You’ll be sharing the mostly all-white apartment with your hosts, but you’ll have a private bedroom and bathroom all to yourself. If you’re feeling hungry, the apartment has a popcorn maker and smoothie blender to satisfy those cravings. Additionally, the neighbourhood offers both the tranquility of nearby Lake Ontario and the bustling life within the heart of the city. A short stroll can take you to many of Toronto’s famous sites, including CN Tower, Air Canada Centre, Rogers Centre and Toronto Convention Centre.
4. Heart of Downtown Toronto
52 USD/night for 2 guests
Right in the middle of all the action in Toronto, this cozy bedroom is an excellent spot for seeing the best that Toronto has to offer. The bedroom itself is simple and tidy. You’ll also be sharing the apartment with your welcoming hosts. However, the selling point of this accommodation is definitely its strategic location. Take a walk and you may find yourself at City Hall, Eaton Center, Bloor Street, Queen Street and Kensington Market. Peer out of the window and watch the CN tower changing colours amidst the night sky.
Revel in the privacy of your very own apartment overlooking Bickford Park. Stay in a century-old Victorian house but enjoy the modern comforts of living, including a full-size bed, cable TV, a fully equipped kitchen and bathroom. The apartment is artfully decorated with quirky and colourful furniture as well as leafy plants. Situated between Korea Town and Little Italy, the apartment is just 5 minutes away by bus from Downtown Toronto and a multitude of other attractions. Do try a cup of coffee at Sam James Coffee, one of Toronto’s best coffee shops, located at just a 2-minute walk away.
Bickford View Apartment
Price: 97 USD
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Travelers Review: Rating 4.5 out of 5(from 74 reviews)
6. Dundas Squared Bedroom
71 USD/night, 11 USD/night per person after first guest (accommodates 2)
Spacious, modern and spotlessly clean, your private bedroom is mostly a grey and white assemble with paintings that hang on its walls. You’ll have full access to the apartment’s kitchen, where your thoughtful host will supply coffee and tea to wake you up on sleepy mornings. Moreover, you’re free to use the condominium’s facilities, including a newly renovated state-of-the-art gym and a large BBQ sun deck area. Additionally, the condominium is located just minutes from Dundas Square and Eaton Center.
This is the perfect place to crash with your friends after a long night of partying. Located in a bustling hotspot, this shared apartment is spacious and rather colourful. You’ll be sleeping on either the bed in the guest bedroom or the sofa bed in the living room. Your communicative and helpful host will share the apartment with you and will give you lots of privacy. Additionally, enjoy the scenic views of the sparkling blue lake in the day from your room. Alternatively, head out to Rogers Center, CN tower, Air Canada Stadium or Chinatown, all of which are just minutes from your apartment.
The best spot for a night out!
Price: 30 USD
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Travelers Review: Rating 5 out of 5(from 157 reviews)
Luxury doesn’t always come with a hefty price tag. This comfortable and modern apartment offers panoramic views of the lake and the city. Located in Toronto’s most expensive neighbourhood, Yorkville, this apartment promises privacy and exclusivity. It is near several designer boutiques and exquisite restaurants. Alternatively, head down to the subway just 2 minutes away by foot or Downtown in 10 minutes. Moreover, your hosts have put in a lot of work to ensure that your stay is an excellent one.
The JewelBox of Yorkville, Sub-Penthouse & views
Price: 109 USD
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Travelers Review: Rating 4.5 out of 5(from 77 reviews)
If you’re looking for a more homely place to stay, far away from the hustle and bustle of Downtown, stay in this private apartment and enjoy a private bedroom and bathroom all to yourself. The apartment is spacious and colourful, giving it a rather playful feel. Your hosts are happy to help you navigate around the city but will also respect your privacy. While the apartment does not have a kitchen, there are tons of eateries around the area. Additionally, the subway is just a 3-minute walk from this fantastic apartment.
FREE parking! Walk to Danforth!
Price: 85 USD
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Travelers Review: Rating 5 out of 5(from 155 reviews)
10. West Toronto Double Room
37 USD/night for 2 guests (excludes 11 USD cleaning fee)
Stay in this private 3rd floor bedroom in a huge newly renovated home in Little Portugal, West Toronto. You will be sharing the space with your host family but will have access to the entire house comprising of the kitchen, dining area, living room, front porch, beautiful garden and BBQ area. There are many excellent restaurants serving cuisines from all over the world - Toronto is, after all, a very cosmopolitan city! Moreover, the East/West subway line is just a 2-minute walk away.
Take a trip to Toronto!
Whether it be admiring the view from CN Tower or chatting with a friendly local at a Blue Jays game, you’re always bound to have fun in this bustling multicultural city. You’ll be hard pressed to find another city with citizens who are so helpful and hospitable. Enjoy the hospitality of your hosts and do reciprocate their graciousness. Additionally, do book early in advance, especially during festive periods.