In 2019 visitors to Canada will have more options with new hotels opening for visitors. Below are four new properties set to open for business in the coming months.
Nobu Residences – Toronto
Nobu Residences on Mercer Street is in the thumping heart of Toronto’s Entertainment District with 700 condo suites across 49 floors. The building is elegant and futuristic, with its two striking towers reaching into Toronto’s skyline. Nobu has plenty of amenities – there’s the Nobu Fitness Club, Nobu Garden and Nobu Villas. In addition to the residences, the onsite Nobu Restaurant has a menu filled with delicate Japanese cuisine.
For more information and bookings, visit noburesidences.ca
Hotel Birks – Montreal
Hotel Birks is currently in a soft launch phase (rooms are already available with the accompanying restaurant and spa opening shortly). Formerly home of the flagship store of renowned jewellery company, Birks, the Birks Building has undergone an extensive restoration and renovation to bring Hotel Birks to life. Neuf Architectes alongside interior architect Nicole Vekemans have redesigned the interior for a tasteful and elegant experience. Hotel Birks is located in downtown Montreal on the corner of Saint-Catherine Street and Union Avenue.
For more information and bookings, visit hotelbirksmontreal.com
The Josie – British Columbia
The Josie is opening 28 November, in time for the 2018/19 ski season as the first ski-in/ski-out boutique Canadian hotel in more than a decade. Red Mountain sits at your doorstep with a front door slope-side, so you can literally ski right out of the hotel and down the slopes. There’re 106 modern guest rooms with views of the RED Mountain Resort and Rossland Range. There’re also rooms for pets. Additionally, The Velvet Restaurant and Lounge serves up local delights with subtle French influences from Executive Chef Marc-Andre Choquette.
For more information and bookings, visit thejosie.com
Hyatt House – Winnipeg
Hyatt House is suitable for long stays. It has 135 guestrooms, including 80 apartment-style Kitchen Suites that feature fully-equipped kitchens, generous living spaces and spacious bedrooms. There’s also indoor and outdoor Common Areas, meeting rooms, a 24-hour gym, 24-hour market and the H Bar. Every guest will also receive a full hot breakfast served daily. Hyatt House Winnipeg is opening in the Canadian summer, 2019. It is pet friendly and located a short drive from the Winnipeg’s International Airport on Sterling Lyon Parkway.
For more information and bookings, visit hyatt.com
Air Canada offers daily direct flights to Vancouver from Sydney and Brisbane, with year-round direct flights from Melbourne available four times per week from 1 December to 4 February, plus connecting flights to the eastern provinces. Direct flights from Sydney to Vancouver are also available on Qantas.
Visit Air Canada at aircanada.com
Visit Qantas at qantas.com