Rated 5 out of 5 by Jimtraveller A great stay (May 19th)
This is one of the top choices of hotels where I stay in Toronto.
The dedicated check-in and check-out counters for Gold and Platinum member guests are very effective in working with the most loyal customers.
We were assigned a very nice Club floor room.
Jack at front desk was very professional, effective and welcoming.
Breakfast buffet at the Bistro on Two was great.
Club lounge is very well equipped. The staff was very courteous and welcoming.
May 23, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by Bob7341 Great Experience
Being an inner city hotel, the proximity to everything was great. The major exception was the arrival space. Very crowded, valet parking was friendly but slow. More staff needed to move cars faster, particularly at arrival and departure times.
August 11, 2014
Rated 1 out of 5 by LionJ50 Total Disrespect For Customer Concerns
I have stayed at every major hotel chain in the world, yet have never encountered a management attitude at any single property that has ever shown such disregard and disrespect for customer concerns over improper billing. From the day I checked in until today, weeks after my return, the staff and management of this Sheraton property have failed their responsibility to AT THE VERY LEAST take the time to listen and investigate a legitimate billing issue that cost me $339 that should not have been paid. In the grand scheme of your global reputation, if $339 is worth losing a customer for life, then you will not only lose all of my future business but that of every person I know.
July 23, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Uma5062 Great stay
Overall a great hotel although the approach to the main lobby is a little creepy= industrial looking.. Staff power washer the walkways and pavement while guests try to stay out of the way of the spray. Idea ! = power wash at 3 am when no one is around. The motor from the power washer was so loud, you could not have a conversation.
Once you got past the entry , the lobby was open, bright and spacious.
Staff was great and willing to please.
The biggest negative was the food cost inside the facility. I understand that this is a profit making venture, but I also understand food cost in the hospitality industry. Really, $5.75 per cup for a coffee (in an urn) in the meeting room and $12 per one ounce of (standard) liquor is simply robbery without a gun. Retail on the same liquor is about $1 per ounce, coffee about 10 cents.
August 18, 2014
Rated 1 out of 5 by taramara in desperate need of complete reno, staff training&proper advertising
booked last minute, for a second night stay in Toronto. Left a 5 star hotel to try this one. website states triple diamond and pictures indicate modern clean rooms. what a terrible experience I had from check-in to check out! changed rooms 3 times due to cleanliness and flooding toilets and tubs! was reprimanded by front desk manager and hung up on. only 3 professional staff in building were the manager Myra, maintenance man, and chuck (that checked me in)
September 2, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Baer14 Staff go out of their way
The staff at this hotel go out of their way to do the extra little things to make the stay memorable! :)
August 22, 2014
Rated 2 out of 5 by Beazus Almost worth it
This hotel is great as long as you don't have to interact much with the staff, or don't want a fridge in your room. If you want a nice bed with a decent view at a mid-level price for a weekend? Stay here. It's not good for an extended stay (no fridge like I said before). Also don't try and have anything sent to you, because they will lose it. With some small improvements, this place could be fantastic. Right now, it's just meh.
September 2, 2014
Rated 1 out of 5 by Susannah10 Once a nice hotel, not anymore
I stayed at this hotel many years ago and it was once a great hotel. This stay was anything but nice. Requested a room away from the elevator and was put in room directly next to elevator. As I suspected, the elevator noise was quite loud so I returned to the lobby and asked to be moved. The desk clerk apologized for room placement and said she saw my request to be away from elevator and said she did not understand why I was assigned the room in the first place. She offered to give me an extra 1000 spg points for the mix up.
Went to new room, away from elevator and it was definitely more quiet. However, this hotel is tired.....water stains on ceilings, peeling wallpaper, old and stained carpet in need of replacement, dreary and drab decor in rooms overall. My room was HOT and could not get it cooled despite having the thermostat at lowest setting.
After a very sleepless night due to temperature of room, I needed a good breakfast as I had an early business meeting. Went up to the club lounge to find my key card was not programmed for access to lounge. I had upgraded to club level at check-in. Back down to the desk to get the card issue straightened out - annoying.
In the middle of the second sweltering night I began to investigate the cooling unit in the room and discovered the air filter was completely filled with dust and debris (and probably mold and bacteria) and had obviously not been changed in years. I carefully removed the filter and placed it in a plastic bag from the waste can in room. The cold air immediately flowed through, but it was 3am and I lost another nights sleep with another day of business ahead. I did not want to deal with housekeeping/maintenance or another move in the middle of the night so I chose not to alert hotel staff yet. In the morning I asked the housekeeper on the floor for an extra waste can liner and she told me she did not have any to spare ??!!
The bathroom tub had a serious drainage problem and it filled with several inches water while showering - gross.
When I altered hotel staff to the issues the constant reply was "we are about to do renovations". It doesn't matter to current guests who are paying now for an unhealthy, outdated room where a guest cannot get a good night of sleep. Sheraton should pay me for the inconvenience I experienced while I stayed for three nights. I certainly did not receive any value for my stay and returned home tired and dismayed. I am still waiting for those 1000 extra points promised as they were never credited to my account. I heard guest after guest complaining at the front desk while I was there and it is obvious there are serious problems at this hotel.
The fitness center looked nice and new but due to exhaustion I was never able to use it.
Good location but I would rather stay a further distance with healthy and clean conditions.
August 12, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Mikeyboy Suite Nights
Redeemed Suite Night awards but initially received upgraded room which would be normal upgrade. After discussing with Manager "Maya", was upgraded to a "real" suite which was great. Disappointing that as a Platinum member, I had to complain to get this room.
September 3, 2014
Rated 2 out of 5 by Jimtraveller Inconsistent treatment for ALL Platinum guests
In my humble opinion and my first hand observation, welcoming and upgrades for Platinum guests are very inconsistent, questionable.
I arrived at hotel well passing 3pm the check in time, and the front desk person could not find me a club floor King bed room, which I booked. Instead I was given 3110 near the floor exit stair case, and I was privileged to door slamming sound all night long.
And yet, another gold/plat guest was given a suite, I knew this since we were next to each other in the "preferred" check in line.
Please be consistent on your treatment to your most loyal customers.
June 28, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by Tbradshaw Last summer weekend
This was a last summer quick getaway. We are a family of 4 and we travelled with our mother, sister and 2 nieces. The hotel met our expectations. The pool in particular was excellent. The provision of a wheelchair was also excellent and very helpful. Thank you in particular for that.
September 2, 2014
Rated 1 out of 5 by Kkatrek Reservations mean nothing
Even though I had booked, paid and provided a reservation number I was advised hotel was full and I may not get a room. Took over 40 minutes to check in after waiting in line for an extended period. I was continuously checked out during my stay - even though I had not left. Room cards were deactivated and friends/family was not able to reach me as they were told I had left.
September 1, 2014
Rated 3 out of 5 by GM1234 Hotel is nice, but needs some work.
I have always enoyed staying at the Sheraton. The hotel exterior has sure improved but the rooms (we were on the club floor) need some updating.
September 2, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by dph526 Pool
Enjoyed the outdoor pool area.
September 2, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by CKGmike Great facilities
Attended as part of the Canadian Knifemaker's Guild show. Excellent show/convention facilities and service!
August 18, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by LHill37 Great stay!!
Booked in on August 28th for 1 night. We were in town for a concert and it was my birthday. We received complimentary breakfast as a gift!! That was sweet and unexpected.
The entire staff was amazing to deal with.
The room was very clen and the beds and pillows were comfortable!!
August 31, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Foodietraveler Internet is TERRIBLE - all else is great
This hotel is great. Fantastic location, great staff, nice rooms. But the Internet is TERRIBLE, especially at night. I have stayed here a few times now and the Internet has been terrible each time. I have mentioned this to the staff, but no changes. It drops out, it's slow, it's very unreliable. Be careful if you have an important conference all, especially in the evening.
August 29, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Celia56 my room was great becausse
it was a corner room and had a view of the CN Tower. The floor I was on was quiet and made for an uninterrupted sleep.
August 15, 2014
Rated 3 out of 5 by Flipper2919 Great Location
Stayed at the Sherton Centre last weekend. You can not beat the location of this property. It is within walking distance to most downtown venues. Pool was closed for maintenance. We did notice several homeless people hanging around the hotel. After parking, we were greeted by a homeless person sleeping in the underground entrance to the hotel. On Sunday morning, we took the kids skating at Nathan Phillips Square. Coming back, we used the washrooms on the Concourse Level only to find 2 people sleeping inside. It scared my kids.
December 21, 2011
Rated 4 out of 5 by Jimtraveller Another great stay at Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Stay at the hotel for business reason from April 27 to May 3. I got a king-bedroom on the club floor, away from the elevators which were great, spacious and quiet.
The club lounge was under renovation, and we were assigned to the opposite side of the floor, which has a smaller room from the original space. The food was abundant and staff were good.
The location is very convenient, and between two TTC subway stops, which are all within 2-5 minutes walk.
May 18, 2014
Rated 3 out of 5 by Shopper03 Was a gem; now needs updates
Hotel is in fantastic location. Rates are competitive. However, our room was not up to standard. The sofa bed was unusable in that the mattress fell through the frame. The lamp shade was broken. The sound proofing was non-existent - we could hear neighboring guests snore and their telephone ring. Last fall, the restaurant had great food. It has changed menu and so has the quality of the food. This stay was disappointing and yet not inexpensive.
On the bright side, the staff were apologetic and tried to help. Received a second adult cot, after some delay. When I spoke with the front desk about my concerns, they took note. Let's hope it improves.
July 21, 2014
Rated 2 out of 5 by Lill63 This hotel is hot...temptature wise
I entered my room and it was very warm, I turned the thermostat down to 66 as it was sitting on 73. I left to go to dinner and when I returned it was still on 73 so I called maintaince the first person to come up said it will never get to 66 on the thermostat because it's hotter on that side of the room so he leave a fan. In the middle of the night it was so hot that when I got up my glasses fogged over so I called again this time another person came up and said basically the same thing but got me an additional fan. He also gave me a free movie for my inconvenience. Second complaint was your BnB wasn't prepared for the amount of people that were in the hotel and that was clear when it was taking 40 min to get a salad. I had asked for my desert to come out prior to meal and it didnt' so when I asked the servicer he said oh I though you were kidding.
August 27, 2014
Rated 1 out of 5 by Unhappy4me2 Stained linens
Had the staff change Linen on the beds 3 times and they kept replacing with linens that were stained.....just gave up!...not worth the money.
August 13, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Ronnie69 Ball Game Weekend in Toronto
We arrived early at the Sheraton and were
met by a very friendly Front Desk person
who checked us in to our room, even though
we were there before normal check in time,
This way we were able to walk down to the
Rogers Dome in lots of time for the game.
August 12, 2014
Rated 3 out of 5 by AllenDOS Room Problems
During my 5 days the hotel safe, the key card (you had to click it a min of three times to get in the room), the shower leaking/drain didn't work. Yes it was all reported during my stay...
August 28, 2014
Rated 3 out of 5 by Lucy25 RockStar
The overall hotel was very nice. Lobby, staff, proximaty to shopping and activities. The only complaint I have is my room. Carpet was very dirty!!! Ripples, stains, dirt. I almost asked to changed rooms but didin't. It was also moldy. The air conditioner condensation left a huge water puddle on the floor.
August 27, 2014
Rated 2 out of 5 by Robert0518 Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
I have been a SPG Member for close to 13 years and all my stays at Starwood Properties have been great except for this time. I was surprised when I checked in and noticed how run down the hotel is. As I was walking to my room, I noticed paint peeling off the walls, the carpets were filthy and seemed to be never vacumed. when i entered my room, I immediately notice cigarette burns on the carpet, the light fixyure and sprinkler system in the bathroom were falling out. Not to mention the musty smell in the room. It was nice to have a balcony, but it was filthy! I will go back to where i usually stay at the Westin Harbour Castle. This hotel needs a serious makeover!!!
August 15, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Meg16 This hotel is close to everything and very clean
Hotel was busy but our room was clean and not a lot of noise around us.
August 11, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by howie1229 Sheraton Centre Toronto
Special thanks to the great staff of the Sheraton Centre Toronto for their consistent excellence during my recent stay. GM David Connor's team, including Exec Asst Winnie Sinn, and Club Coordinators Blesilda Pagaoa and Anita Dancs do a terrific job! (I think that I remember Mr. Connor from the Westin Boston Waterfront). There's a reason I'm SPG Platinum - at Starwood Hotels, the real assets go home every night!
August 25, 2014
Rated 1 out of 5 by Liz18 A lot of money for poor acomadations
Poor conditions of the room. Stained carpet, vents covered in green tape, tv not working properly, spiders in bed linen . Staff very slow in responding. Conference rooms very hot. Would not recommend this hotel.
August 10, 2014