188-Room Canopy Toronto | Yorkville to be Developed in the Historic Yorkville Neighbourhood
TORONTO, NOVEMBER 3, 2015 – Canopy by Hilton, Hilton’s newest hotel brand that redefines the lifestyle space, and The Gupta Group/Easton’s Group of Hotels, one of Ontario’s most respected names in real estate development, has announced plans to introduce Canopy by Hilton in midtown Toronto. The partnership marks the lifestyle brand’s first location in Canada at The Rosedale on Bloor, The Gupta Group’s new 52-storey mixed-use condominium tower to be built at Bloor St. (at Sherbourne St.).
Canopy by Hilton, which debuted last year, targets vibrant, culturally-rich neighborhoods in select cities across the nation. Each property is reflective of its local neighbourhood through design, food and beverage, art and the brand’s ‘positively yours’ culture.
“We’re delighted to welcome the Canopy by Hilton brand to Canada and to The Rosedale on Bloor Condominiums,” said Steve Gupta, The Gupta Group Chairman and CEO. “This is a perfect alignment of two very strong brand names and we believe Canopy by Hilton’s unique lifestyle approach to hotels will complement The Rosedale on Bloor’s outstanding location, quality and amenities.”
“As Canopy by Hilton continues to redefine the lifestyle segment and emerge into new territory, our brand is constantly seeking partners to align with our key pillars, and The Rosedale on Bloor in midtown Toronto served as an ideal location for our first Canopy by Hilton property in Canada,” said Gary Steffen, global head, Canopy by Hilton.“Each Canopy by Hilton location reflects the energy of its neighbourhood, while taking inspiration from its surroundings and we’re excited for our guests to experience the exclusive Yorkville district.”
Canopy Toronto | Yorkville at The Rosedale on Bloor will occupy the first 10 storeys of the tower and will include 188 hotel rooms. The hotel will have a separate entrance, lobby and amenities to The Rosedale on Bloor Condominiums. Canopy Toronto | Yorkville amenities will include a fitness centre, yoga and weights room, outside patio, business centre, resto bar and an indoor pool, which will be shared with The Rosedale on Bloor residents.
The Rosedale on Bloor is presenting sophisticated living on the new edge of Rosedale, Canada’s most treasured and desirable neighbourhood, steps from Bloor/Yorkville, one of the world’s great retail destinations.
Fresh off the success of its Dundas Square Gardens condominiums at Dundas St. and Jarvis St., Toronto’s fastest-selling condominium, The Rosedale on Bloor is The Gupta Group’s latest addition to an impressive portfolio of condominiums and hotels.
The 476 residential units at The Rosedale on Bloor begin on floor 11 and range in size from 307 to 871 sq. ft. Designed by Page+Steele/IBI Group Architects, the tower features modern, sleek and contemporary interiors by Alassandro Munge of Studio Munge and landscape architecture from NAK Design Strategies.
For more information, visit therosedaleonbloor.com and www.canopybyhilton.comor http://press.canopybyhilton.com. To inquire about development opportunities, visit www.hiltonworldwide.com/development.
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About Easton’s Group of Hotels and The Gupta Group
The Gupta Group is spearheaded by visionary leadership of entrepreneur Dr. Steve Gupta. Easton’s Group has grown into a major force in the hospitality and service industry across Ontario. Its flagship hotel properties include the industry’s renowned brands such as the Hilton, Marriott and Holiday Inn in diverse locations — from downtown Toronto to Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Montréal, Peterborough and Markham. With a dynamic leadership team and an abiding passion for excellence, The Gupta Group is aggressively expanding to new locations with diverse offerings for the demanding business and leisure traveler. In the highly-competitive hotel industry, Easton’s Group’s core advantages are prime locations, premium quality and superb service. Every Easton’s Group hotel is located to cater to the needs of its clientele while being on the cutting edge of offering the best advantages to its guests.
The company first entered the condominium market in 2012 with its successful King Blue project and followed with Dundas Square Gardens. The Gupta Group recently introduced The Rosedale On Bloor at 387 Bloor St. in Toronto. Visit: www.eastonsgroup.com.
About Canopy by Hilton
Canopy by Hilton is the energizing, new hotel in the neighborhood offering simple guest-directed service, thoughtful local choices, and surprisingly comfortable spaces, so guests simply feel better going forward. Each property is designed as a natural extension of its neighborhood, with local design, food and drink, and delivers a fresh approach to hospitality and the guest experience. Canopy by Hilton is the lifestyle hotel brand of Hilton Worldwide. Learn more at www.canopybyhilton.com or follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest or Twitter (@canopybyhilton).
About Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxury and full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and focused-service hotels. For 96 years, Hilton Worldwide has been dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences. The company’s portfolio of twelve world-class global brands is comprised of more than 4,440 managed, franchised, owned and leased hotels and timeshare properties, with more than 730,000 rooms in 97 countries and territories, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio – A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits including free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where HHonors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key. Visit http://news.hiltonworldwide.com for more information and connect with Hilton Worldwide on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, and LinkedIn.
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