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Accommodation and Hotel Information

1) On campus Housing
approx. $50/day + tax
2) 89 Chestnut Residence
$79-89 single/double + tax
2) Delta Chelsea Hotel
$139 single/double + tax
3) Metropolitan Hotel
$145 single + tax
Alternative Housing Resources- Fields Institute Housing Page Map of accommodation locations and proximity to Strings05 venu.

New College

(see below for booking procedure)

Starting in January 2005 participants can book summar residence room on the UofToronto campus.

New College is divided into three Residence Halls, all right beside each other.
1) Wilson Hall, 40 Willcocks Street (2 blocks north of College Street east of Spadina).
2) Wetmore Hall, 21 Classic Avenue (3 blocks north of College Street east of Spadina).
3) 45 Willcocks Residence, 45 Willcocks Street (2 blocks north of College Street east of Spadina).

- By using an online .pdf application form available on the web site at: www.torontores.com and is then faxed or mailed to New College.
- By phone at:
The Reservation Line: 416-946-0529
Or, Aldo Sdao: 416-946-5317
Fax: 416-946-8050
- By email at:

Rates are approx. $250/week, $50/day (including breakfast each day). Indicate you are with "Strings 2005" when making a reservations

89 Chestnut Residence

(see below for booking procedure)

The look and feel of a hotel and the economy of a residence. This University of Toronto residence in the heart of downtown with Toronto’s visually-famous City Hall and Nathan Phillip’s Square as direct neighbours. This is a Non-Smoking facility. Housekeeping twice per 7 day stay.Rooms have a private bathroom but no TV is provided. Local calls are free but long-distance requires that you use your own calling card.Full payment required on check in. About 15 minutes work to the Conference site.

General booking.
Rates: $79 single/$89 double CDN(plus tax approx. 12%) include a continental breakfast, a full breakfast is available for an additional $5p/p.

To use the on-line booking system click HERE
1) Click "create a new account"
2) enter the approval code "Strings2005"
3) you will be prompted for contact and credit card information and then will be able to book your accommodation.

or by calling direct to 416-9770707 ext. 0 or 8194

Delta Chelsea Hotel
33 Gerrard Street W.,
Toronto, M5G 1Z4

(see below for booking procedure)

The rooms are all equipped with in-room coffee/tea maker, iron/ironing board, hairdryer, fax machine, upgraded signature service amenities, terry cloth bathrobe and 2 doubled beds or 1 queen-sized bed.
Located 1 block south of College Street, just west of Yonge Street on Gerrard.

General booking after this date.
Tel: (416) 595-1975
Toll Free: 1-800-243-5732
Indicate you are with "Strings 2005" when making a reservations.
Rate: $139 single/double + taxes
(5% Provincial+ 7% GST +3%
Destination marketing Fee )


Metropolitan Hotel
108 Chestnut Street,Toronto

Toronto (map)

(see below for booking procedure)

A very refined hotel in the heart of Toronto, close to the financial district, internationally renowned art galleries and museums, Eaton's Centre and shopping. Attention to details and services provided by les clefs d'or concierges. About 15 minutes walk to the Conference site.

All reservations must be made by
June 10, 2005.
Rooms will be released to general booking after this date.
$145 CDNsingle (plus tax approx. 15%).
Reservations will be made directly to the Metropolitan Hotel Toronto on an individual basis. In order to facilitate reservations, attendees may contact the hotel
Directly 416-599-0555
Toll free 1- 800-668-6600
By fax 416-597-6351 (reservation page to fax)
By email: reservations@metropolitan.com
Indicate you are with "Strings 2005" when making a reservations.

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