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When Staying with DelSuites Furnished Rentals Toronto, Enjoy A Culinary Adventure

February 28, 2013

Toronto offers an eclectic array of food and drink from around the world and many great cafes, restaurants, pubs and microbreweries are within steps of your front door of your furnished apartment in Toronto.

Whatever your taste buds are craving, while staying in our furnished suites in Toronto, we are confident that you will find something to soothe your soul or awaken your senses.

St. Lawrence Market Perhaps, begin your Saturday morning at St Lawrence Market, located at Lower Jarvis and Front Street for farm fresh produce, artisanal cheeses and meats and fresh baked breads.  Remember, the early bird gets the worm! St Lawrence Market opens at 5 am!

Head to Kensington Market for not to be missed grilled cheese sandwiches, Vegan and Latin cuisine as well as some fantastic shopping. You won’t be far from China Town where you can sample some authentic dim sum and Peking Duck.  More shopping too!

For those looking to wet their whistle, Toronto has some of the best microbreweries.  From Steam Whistle to Mill Street to Denison’s and many more, you’ll be spoiled for choice.

End your day in Greek Town, Little India or Little Italy, listening to the sounds of old world music while dining on mouth watering dishes. bigstock-People-Eating-And-Socializing--3572416

Depending on the time of year, the city also offers many different events that feature food and drink.  Many of Toronto’s top restaurants open their doors and offer prix fixe menus that include appetizers, entrees and dessert from $15-$45.

Head to www.toronto.com for information on this and many other events.

From St. Lawrence Market and the Distillery District to China Town and Little Italy to Greek Town on the Danforth, the city will see to it that you won’t go hungry.

Bon Appetit!

Downtown Toronto, Entertainment, Food & Recipes, Lifestyle talk

Living within Your Element at Your Furnished Apartment in Toronto :: DelSuites

September 26, 2012

When it comes to downtown living in Toronto, finding a pedestrian-friendly residence is the key to getting to know your neighborhood.  At Tridel’s Element building, DelSuites’ furnished apartments in Toronto are a comfortable place to call home, but it’s the walkability of the surrounding area, that makes this building a prime location for virtually anyone who’s open to exploring the city centre.

Element Furnished Suites in Toronto

When it comes to the practicality of everyday life, Element, located at 20 Blue Jays Way, Toronto ON, M5V 3W6, is close to downtown grocery stores including Fresh and Wild (69   Spadina Avenue), financial institutions and public transit, offering guests the ease and accessibility to essential conveniences the moment they step out their door. Featuring one and two bedrooms suites, families and roommates will have more than enough room to make themselves at home.

Animal lovers will find the building’s pet-friendly atmosphere a welcomed accommodation. Although both cats and dogs are welcomed, due to building policies, a number and size limitation does apply.

Along with a rooftop fitness centre and aqua spa, Element also features a rooftop lounge with full access to a catering kitchen, making it an ideal venue for hosting guests during your stay.

Element Party Room

Beyond the convenience of living close to daily essentials, Element’s close proximity to Toronto’s hot spots makes it a favourite for extended stays in Toronto. From prime restaurants, entertainment venues and shopping destinations, Element’s got it all within walking distance of the lobby’s front door.

While your suites kitchen is fully equipped, get your morning off to an even better start with a gourmet coffee from Senses Bakery(328 Wellington Street West). Whether you linger over a latte and read the morning news or grab a shot of espresso for a quick java jolt, the café offers a satisfying selection for your morning, midday or evening meal.

Senses Bakery

Whether you’re a runner, walker or enjoy inline skating, Element’s proximity to parks and the lakefront allow you to maintain your active lifestyle.Fashion-conscious shopper’s staying at Element offers you regular access to Toronto’s Underground Walkway, a haven of boutique shops and flagship stores.

While the Elements short term rentals in Toronto  features close proximity to the Roger’s Centre, it makes it a natural choice for sports fanatics looking to catch a Toronto Blue Jay’s or Argonauts game or two, film buffs will be thrilled to discover that the TIFF Bell Lightbox is nearly as close.

But if live theatre, dance and music are more to your liking, you’ll discover your well within walking distance of tops performance venues including Roy Thompson Hall and the Royal Alexandra Theatre.

At night, diners can enjoy an evening stroll over to 488 Wellington Streetand sitting down to cocktails and dinner at the always-delicious Marben.

Marben Dining

Although you may not be calling Toronto home just yet, Element, makes it possible to have all the comforts of home close by as you explore all that this dynamic city has to offer.

Downtown Toronto, Entertainment, Lifestyle talk

Red-Carpet Worthy Furnished Apartments Toronto

September 6, 2012

As cinematic stars descend on Hollywood North this weekend, for the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the DelSuites’ team is gearing up for the hustle and bustle ahead.

Both artists and festival goers alike can take up short term residence in one of the five conveniently-situated downtown locations including Element (Blue Jays Way & Front) and Qwest (Richmond & Simcoe).

Qwest Deluxe Suites

While you may not be walking the red carpet, DelSuites’ Qwest location features deluxe suites that offer every guest the luxury treatment. As an added bonus, staying within close proximity of theatre venues, including the TIFF Bell Lightbox ensures you’ll not only arrive on time but you’ll also be close to home should your after party extends into the early morning hours.

Even if you’re never visited Toronto, the completely furnished apartments Toronto combined with exceptional guest services, you’ll find you’re well accommodated with all the comforts of home.

While TIFF is certainly a busy time, DelSuites also accommodates a varied number of musicians, dancers and actors, throughout the year.

TIFF Bell LightBox

Responsible for finding accommodations for professional artists through out the year, Ms. Lewis has not only worked with the DelSuites team but she has also stayed with DelSuites on occasion.  In fact, Lewis says that knowing that her organizations artists are comfortable and well taken care of during their time performing in Toronto offers them added peace of mind. “Downtown in a busy city, if there are any issues [such as heavy outdoor noise on lower floors], DelSuites does their best to find a solution by moving our guests to a quieter floor or another building located close by.”

With attentive guest services staff, Lewis knows that artists will get a quick, reliable response when they have a concern. Along with the staff, Lewis says the flexibility of advanced booking, means that accommodation needs can be easily managed long before her artists arrive. Although performance schedules mean that accommodations are typically booked for a specific timeframe, extended stays in Toronto are possible, should a production feature an extended run.

Whether you’re part of the TIFF fan club or a member of the creative set, in town for a night or a few weeks, you’ll discover DelSuites short term rentals in Toronto offers you many options for a quite and relaxing stay, right in the heart of downtown Toronto.

Downtown Toronto

Coming Soon – Three Hundred Joins the DelSuites Program

August 21, 2012

Located in the heart of Toronto’s Entertainment District, Three Hundred Front Street West will be joining the DelSuites program September 2013.

300 Front Street – Under Construction

Situated at Front Street West and Blue Jays Way, DelSuites will offer an exciting lifestyle for everyone. With the Air Canada Centre and Rogers Centre within a short walk, you will be at the centre of some of Toronto’s greatest entertainment venues.  Key attractions include Toronto Eaton Centre, Nathan Phillips Square, St. Lawrence Market and the Hockey Hall of Fame to name just a few.

With Union Station close by, you have access to a major transportation hub.

300 Front – Tranquility Whirlpool

With state of the art amenities including rooftop infinity pool, steam rooms, theatre room, fitness centre and billiards room and so much more,  you will be pampered from the time you arrive to the time you depart.

Three Hundred Front Street West is an energy efficient and environmentally friendly Tridel condominium. A LEED® candidate, registered with the Canada Green Building Council to pursue certification by the LEED® Green Building Rating System, the most recognized certification system for high performance “green” buildings in North America.

With so many things to do, Three Hundred Front Street West is in a true ‘class of its own’ and in the centre of all the action.  A perfect location to experience all the different elements that create the beautiful city of Toronto.

For more information on 300 Front, click here.

300 Front- Building Rendering

 

Downtown Toronto, Etobicoke, Lifestyle talk, Markham, Mid Town, Mississauga, North York, Scarborough

Excellence in Hospitality

August 3, 2012

Airport Pick Up Service is available for all guests complimentary

Whether you’re an out-of-town guest or a local in need of temporary residence, it’s the little details that really matter most. From arranging transportation from and to the airport to ensuring you receive a clean, well-appointed furnished apartment, the DelSuites Guest Services Team are keenly aware of the details that can make or break your experience.

As Erin Conaty, Guest Services Manager shares, “we offer guests’ personalized service with a friendly face.” This means you’ll not only receive a welcome greeting, but you’ll also receive a complete suite orientation by a Guest Services team member if requested. Similar to a hotel’s concierge, the Guest Services Team are available to quickly source the items you may have forgotten and can assist with recommendations for local area restaurants and attractions.

Meticulous Attention to Every Detail

Even before you put your key in the door, our Points of Perfection program makes it possible for the Guest Services Team to ensure you have the best stay possible. Through the program, a DelSuites representative thoroughly inspects all suites, to guarantee that it will meet guests’ expectations. “We are committed to having our guests feel like they are at home without the worries of having to take care of their home,” explains Conaty.

From confirming that the suite’s appliances are in working order to checking that the bedrooms and bathrooms are clean and well-stocked with linens, the team takes note to ensure that no detail goes unnoticed. But even when something does go awry, Conaty says that guests can be assured that a member of her team, which includes an after hours On-Call Manager, will have the situation rectified within 24 hours or less.

As an added bonus, you can also take advantage of the complimentary weekly cleaning services, to help you maintain a well-ordered suite for the duration of your stay.

Along with the Points of Perfection program, Guest Services also features an array of benefits that are aimed to make your life easier.

Imagine having fresh groceries placed in your suite before your arrival….so convenient!

Imagine walking into a fully stocked kitchen, the very first time you walk through your suite door; while it may seem like an unlikely dream, it can be your reality. “Finding an open market late at night can be a daunting task for even the most seasoned traveler,” explains Conaty. By simply completing the DelSuites online form prior to your arrival, you’ll have all your favourites waiting at your temporary home, no matter what time of the day or night you arrive. In addition to the pre-arrival grocery shop, through a coordinated program with Grocery Gateway, guests can take full advantage of customized grocery shopping services throughout their stay. Groceries ordered through the Grocery Gateway on line service will be delivered to your door, leaving you plenty of free time to relax and use the many amenities the building offers or explore the city.

From arranging move-in assistance and airport transportation, the Guest Services Team at DelSuites have you covered. As Conaty confirms, whatever the help you need, her team is ready to assist and is only a phone call away.

For any guest service requests or to learn more about the team, click here.