Our chic lower-level apartment sits on a gorgeous street in a fabulous location in the heart of downtown Toronto. Steps from Little Italy restaurants, the Ossington and Dundas West strips, the College streetcar and the Bloor subway. Step in live like a local!
Little Italy is a perfect base for visiting and staying in Toronto.
Nestled downtown on a great tree-lined street, our charming and bright one-bedroom basement apartment is centrally-located in Toronto's fantastic Little Italy neighbourhood. Little Italy is family-friendly and a great base for exploring the city. We are located just one block north of of College Street and two blocks south of the Bloor street subway.
Our one bedroom apartment is renovated and we do our best to make sure that it's comfortable and clean. The kitchen features ceramic tiles and reclaimed wood shelves. It is fully equipped with Tassimo coffee maker, toaster, microwave and stove. We start you off with coffee, tea, sugar and a few cooking basics such as olive oil, salt and pepper.
The bathroom, features sea-blue ceramic tiles and a full-size bathtub for those days when you just need a bath!
The living room is covered in a beautiful wool wall to wall carpet and has a futon couch, a flat screen TV with Netflix, DVD player and basic TV channels.
Free 5G wi-fi is provided for your convenience.
The bedroom has hardwood parquet flooring and a walk-in closet, with a very comfortable double bed and hypo-allergenic comforter, pillows, and dust-mite cover.
The apartment has a separate, private entrance.
*Please note that the basement ceiling height is 6 feet, 5 inches in the majority of the apartment, with some areas that are about 6 feet, 2 inches.*
Non-smokers only. Rental term is flexible, with a 3-night minimum stay.
Our pricing system is designed to give you a discount the longer you stay. The discount is already built into our booking system and is as follows for two guests (a $30 fee is charged for additional guests):
$75/night low season
$525/week (10% discount)
$1500/month - Low Season (42% discount)
$1600/month - May-Sept (30% discount)
A $60.00 cleaning fee is applied to all bookings.
On-street permit parking is available through the City of Toronto.
Please contact us with your interest and provide details about your stay in Toronto. See our reviews! This is an additional unit to our home, which is also (occasionally) available for rent.
Zugang für Gäste
Additional Info about the location: This location puts you in the centre of everything Little Italy and Ossington Village have to offer. The location is also very close to the “Annex” and Korea Town: a lively strip of Bloor Street with many shops and restaurants. You will be a short 15-min walk to the University of Toronto and just blocks away from some of the best coffee in the city: Sam James Coffee Bar.
Retail & Food:
* Metro grocery store (open 24 hours)
* Shoppers Drug Mart (open until midnite)
* TD, Scotia, BMO and other bank branches
* Green grocer at the corner of Beatrice
* Pizzeria Libretto; Regina Trattoria & Pizzeria; Nova Era bakery; Northern Chinese Restaurant; LCBO – the liquor store (College Street)
* The Beer Store; The Black Hoof (Dundas Street); Cafe 668 (Vegetarian Asian on Dundas Street)
* Ossington Ave.: Pizza Libretto, Fish Bar, BQM (Burger Quality Meats), Golden Turtle pho noodle soup, Lower Ossington Theatre, and lots more.
* Dufferin Mall
Meditation & Recreation:
* Kadampa Buddhist Temple
* Octopus Garden yoga studio (College Street)
* Bickford, Trinity Bellwoods (public pool) and Christie Pits Parks
* Revival and Mod Clubs, College Street Bar, Bar Italia, Orbit Room
* Royal Cinema and Bloor Hot Docs Cinema
* Toronto Public Library
* TTC Subway stations at Christie & Ossington (approx. 7 minute walk)
* College Streetcar (runs 24 hours; approx. 3 minute walk)
* 94 bus (Harbord/Wellesley; 2 minute walk)
Interaktion mit Gästen
We are happy to meet you and provide any info, recommendations, etc. about the city and our neighbourhood.
Weitere wichtige Infos
We don't have in-suite laundry, although there are several coin laundries on College and Harbord Streets. Many of these are 24/7 and offer complimentary wi-fi for your convenience.
No smoking and no pets. This is a residential neighborhood and guests are asked to respect our neighbors: please no loud noises, music or talking after 11pm.
Our house is a calming place to relax and as your hosts we endeavour to provide a healthy and clean environment: organic and natural products are used whenever possible. We enjoy travel and have been to the Caribbean, South Asia, East Africa, and Taiwan and China in the past few years.
You will find a wide range of books, music, magazines, toys and other fun stuff for you and your family to enjoy while home away from your home. We have two flat screen TV's; one connected to an Apple TV and the other to local cable.
We enjoy food + drink and take pleasure in having a wide assortment of spices, sauces and other ingredients to cook and bake with, as well as some nice glasses for you to use while enjoying some wine or a cocktail on our front veranda or beautiful outdoor living room in our garden.