Hotel & Travel Information

Hotels

A block of double rooms have been reserved at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel at 108 Chestnut Street, located across from the Chestnut Residence and Conference Centre. The group rate of $159.00 (plus 15% taxes and 3% DMP fee) can be obtained by quoting “CARWH” or group code "RWH" no later than September 26, 2016:

Online: http://tinyurl.com/CARWH-IWH
Hotel Phone: 416-599-0555 or 1-800-668-6600
Fax: 416-597-6351
E-mail: reservations@torontodoubletree.com

Alternatively, there are numerous other hotels within walking distance to the conference venue that you may reserve independently.

Travel

Both the hotel and conference venue are easily accessible via public transit. The nearest subway station is St. Patrick, located at the intersection of University Avenue and Dundas Street West.

Toronto is serviced by two airports: Pearson International Airport and Billy Bishop City Airport. There are several options to travel from the Pearson International Airport to the hotel and conference venue:

  • The Union-Pearson Express, an above-ground rail line that runs every 15 minutes from 5:30 am to 1:00 am with a total transit time of 25 minutes between the termini at Union Station in downtown Toronto and Terminal 1 at Pearson International Airport.
  • The 192 Airport Rocket, a TTC bus with frequent operation from 5:30 am to 2:00 am (Monday-Saturday) and 8:15 am to 2:15 am (Sunday) with a total transit time of 20-25 minutes between the termini at Pearson International Airport (Terminals 1 and 3) and Kipling Subway Station. There is an additional subway travel time of approximately 30-35 minutes between Kipling Subway Station and St. Patrick Subway Station.
  • Numerous airport and metered taxi services with an estimated travel time of 45 minutes (day- and time-dependent). A complete listing of ground transportation options can be found here.

From Billy Bishop City Airport, there is a free shuttle bus to Union Station where a connection can be made to the subway (TTC) in order to travel to St. Patrick Subway Station. There are also many metered taxi services with an estimated travel time of 10 minutes.

Parking is available at the hotel ($29 per day) and conference venue ($12 to $23 depending on duration).