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Berkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This basic hotel has a lot going for it........the location is great for getting around Toronto with a pleasant park adjacent. The staff are very friendly and helpful and the price is very reasonable. Rooms are basic but clean and comfortable with everything you need for a short stay. Rooms with numbers ending 09 or above have views across the...

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Joe M, Public Relations Manager at Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review!

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Was thrilled to find this hotel for my short stay downtown with a friend and my significant other. Made for an excellent base camp with a short walk to Queen west and anywhere else you'd want to check out. Parking was plentiful and no extra charge. Bring ear plugs because it backs on to a park that can be noisy....

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Joe M, Public Relations Manager at Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review our hotel. We appreciate your recommendations and are glad you found it to your liking.

Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 22 September 2016

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I stayed at Alexandra hotel in September 2016, and I was in a little studio with my gf. The hotel is located 5 minutes walk from Kensington Market, and Chinatown. It is a very conveninet place for shopping and food (I found a lot of vegan). The area itself looks nice and quite safe, even at night. To get downtown...

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Joe M, Public Relations Manager at Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the detailed review of the Alexandra Hotel. I'm happy to hear you found the rooms comfortable and enjoyed exploring the Market and Chinatown, they are certainly some of the more vibrant neighbourhoods in the downtown area! Hope you can stay with us again.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Easy to get around for here, lots of shops and restaurants nearby. Very old basic room with small kitchenette. Older ensuite too. Clean but some weird smell- ??? Air freshener. We left the window open all the time which helps. A/c isn't great, only on or off, can't control temp at all.

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Joe M, Guest Relations Manager at Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review our hotel. Our maintenance and Front Desk staff can adjust the A/C, but for safety reasons we don't allow guests to do it since it can be tricky. If you stay with us again and find yourself uncomfortable or have any issues with the room, please let us know! We like to help...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Perfect for someone looking for a cheap place to sleep, without all the luxury of a hotel. The rooms are locked with a key. Our room had lovely pee aroma to it. As well, there were hairs on our pillows. The woman working the front desk was very short tempered and did not make the place feel welcoming. However, AC...

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Joe M, Guest Relations Manager at Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

I'm very sorry to hear you had a bad experience. We try our best to keep the hotel clean and comfortable but sometimes mistakes are made in a busy hotel such as ours. I'm sorry we could not help you out while you were still at the hotel; perhaps we could have made your stay more comfortable. Please accept our...

New Jersey
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a perfect location for people who are in Toronto for the first time and want to enjoy the city and see the sights. It is in a quiet location next to a local park and a less than 5 minute walk from Queen St. West and all of the restaurants and shopping it has to offer. The room...

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Joe M, Guest Relations Manager at Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

Great review! Thanks for sharing it with everyone. Our hotel isn't anything fancy but we try to help out travelers on a budget and we like to hear from satisfied customers. We hope you can stay with us again!

Rochester, NY
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We were in Toronto for only one night (attending a concert) and the Alexandra was just what we needed, and fit our budget. The accommodations are simple, but everything was very clean and nicely organized. It is walking distance to Toronto's Chinatown with parking on site, and only about 10 minutes by car from the lakefront, during non-rush hours. We...

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Joe M, Guest Relations Manager at Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us. We're glad to hear you found the hotel to your liking and appreciate you taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor.

London, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Stayed here a few weeks ago to attend a concert at Mod Club. Excellent location within walking distance with parking on site. The room is just a small dorm style room but was clean and the beds were comfortable. Front desk staff was very pleasant. Would definitely stay here again.

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Joe M, Public Relations Manager at Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We try our best to keep the rooms clean and comfortable.

Port Elgin, Canada
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Please remember you pay for what you get.....This is an original heritage apartment building....unique in its own way! Old but clean enough I would return. Backing onto a Central Park filled with energetic young adults being active. They are silenced by the multi emergency sirens till 3:00 am.....if you are not use to the city this would be more of...

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Joe M, Public Relations Manager at Alexandra Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! Many of our returning guests appreciate the location as we are within walking distance of many downtown neighbourhoods and attractions. Hope you can stay with us again.

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Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun. Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces that shoulder in against each other display shining roast ducks and menus studded with dumplings and noodle bowls. The air is pervaded with music. different languages, and the smell of fried food and mouth-watering desserts. Chinatown's restaurants represent a broad range of fare, from traditional Szechuan and Shanghai foods, to other Asian delicacies, including some of the top Japanese, Vietnamese, and Korean spots in the city. Whether you're in the mood for a sit-down tea house or a bubble tea to go, Chinatown is the spot to enjoy an exciting walk and the promise of leaving satisfied.
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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Alexandra Hotel

Address: 77 Ryerson Avenue | at Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2V4, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Toronto > Chinatown
Price Range: $97 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Alexandra Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 75
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“not beside laundry”
 of 5 bubbles snehaprabhu9, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room with view to CN Tower faces off street, of course, view available only on higher floors”
 of 5 bubbles yvei2015, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Park near the door.”
 of 5 bubbles 506morganw, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for rooms overlooking CN Tower.”
 of 5 bubbles kraftterrier, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 201, not sure about the rest?”
  • Great little kitchenette... 3 of everything, including a wake up call....extra for an iron and c
  • Double bed and a single, desk, phone for local calls, free Wifi from room...tv
  • Bathroom Four Piece bring a washcloth, towels supplied
  • View of the park
  • Tv and sitting area
 of 5 bubbles jmattrose, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
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