Winter Experiences

Toronto offers no shortage of thrilling and unforgettable activities, but they're even better when experienced with a loved one or family by your side. Here, we share just some of the many winter adventures you can embark on as two or a few – both here at the Hotel and nearby in the city.

Couples Experiences

  • Secrets of the Sommelier

    Explore the story behind wines with Wine Director Julie Garton, including the right smell, palette, sense of place and quality. Learn about the world's wine regions, what to look for in good wine and the best pairings, then discover your next favourite wine.

  • Mix It Up on Date Night

    Join us for an intimate one hour workshop with our mixologists and learn the elements of precise measurement and fluidity of intuition to make the perfect drink. The class is available for up to four people from Friday to Sunday. Enjoy your very own cocktail creation then try it at home with a branded recipe card.

  • Couple’s Massage

    Enjoy your choice of side-by-side massage treatments then relax at our sun-filled indoor relaxation pool and whirlpool.

  • Guests sample and choose from an array of cheeses in at Olympic Food and Cheese in Toronto
    Shop Toronto

    Just a short walk from the Hotel, Yorkville offers luxury retail stores and boutiques that you won’t find elsewhere. Explore the neighbourhood with its coffee shops and restaurants then head southeast from the Hotel and be inspired by local products and new foods and traditions from across Toronto’s diverse culture at St. Lawrence Market.

  • Get Artsy

    Let our Concierge recommend best of Yorkville and Toronto’s many art galleries and museums or guide yourselves through the coloured walls of Graffiti Alley.

  • Waterfront Ice Skating

    Enjoy a romantic afternoon or evening ice skating at one of Toronto’s outdoor skating rinks right on the waterfront of Lake Ontario.

Family Experiences

  • Chef, two young children wearing chef's uniform laugh, throw flour in air at counter
    Mini Master Chefs

    From donning an apron, to creating the mix, to whisking the ingredients, your kids will learn how to create one of the Hotel's signature desserts then enjoy their very own creations in the restaurant or the comfort of your room.

  • Splash Sessions

    Stop by the family changing rooms on the pool deck then take the kids for a swim in our indoor relaxation pool, naturally lit by our floor to ceiling windows and skylight. Family swim hours are: Monday to Thursday, All Day | Friday to Sunday (including holidays), 9:00 am – 12:00 noon and 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm.

  • Movie Night

    Gather the whole family to enjoy a movie night and popcorn or have our Concierge tailor your experience to everyone’s ages and interests.

  • Explore the ROM

    Explore the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM), just a short walk from the Hotel. Canada’s largest museum, the ROM holds a diverse collection of world culture and natural history galleries, including interactive educational programs and exhibits for kids.

  • Family Ice Skating

    Lace-up a pair of skates and enjoy an afternoon of outdoor ice skating in the city center, with the skyline of Toronto and the City Hall as your backdrop.

Custom Family Itineraries

From visits to Canada’s largest museum to reservations at family-friendly restaurants, let our Concierge help you plan the perfect family visit to Toronto.

We can arrange virtually anything. +1 (416) 964-0411 Contact