CAD 45 per night
CAD 45 per night
University Of Toronto - New College, Toronto, Ontario

University Of Toronto - New College

Toronto, Ontario - 40 Willcocks Street

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My stay at New College Dorm / University of Toronto ... The accomodations are on the southern border of U of T, a very short walk from Spadina street cars. I rented a single dorm room - spartan but clean. Washrooms down the hall with shower cubicles (with lockable doors) were also clean. Check in time was 3pm, but ...

Description - Hostel

New College Residence at the University of Toronto downtown campus offers relaxing, safe, convenient, and affordable dormitory accommodation throughout the summer months from May to the end of August. All of our single or double rooms (with two single beds) include air-conditioning, in room phone (free local calls), free wired high-speed internet connectivity (you must bring your own ethernet chord or you can purchase one at the front desk for $5), security, and much more. Washrooms and a common room with cable TV and limited kitchen facilities are just steps away from each room. New College Residence is located on the University of Toronto campus - a tranquil green space hidden in the heart of the city. From historical university buildings to cutting-edge architectural masterpieces, this campus is a truly exceptional space and great for budget minded travelers. New College Residence is within walking distance to most downtown Toronto attractions and has easy access to the metro subway system (just outside the door).

Location - New College Residence at the University of Toronto is located in the heart of downtown Toronto. Just north of College Street off of Spadina Ave you will step onto a beautiful historical campus - a short get away from the busy downtown core.

An affordable alternative to downtown hotels. Experience living on the University of Toronto campus where free walking tours can be arranged-fun and educational!

Come get a glimpse of university life in Canada!


The space
  • Property type: Hostel
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: CAD 45 (Canadian Dollar)

  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Check-out: 11:00am

Hostel amenities

Amenities include: air-conditioning, single or double (with 2 single beds) study bedrooms, bed, desk, closet space, linen (bed sheet), blanket, towel, pillow, pillow case, optional full hot breakfast and other meals in our Dining Hall, 24 hour reception/security desk with multi-lingual staff, Security patrolling the residences at night, FREE in-room broadband wired INTERNET ACCESS(bring your own ehternet chord or you can purchase one for $5), FREE local calls with in-room phone, common room with limited kitchen facilities such as a microwave, burners, sink and fridge, cable TV room with sofas and arm chairs, Next door to the University of Toronto Athletic Centre with Olympic size pool and fitness facilities, laundry facilities on each floor, iron and ironing board, communal washrooms, non-smoking residence, Tourist Information Centre, Porters Lodge mini store to buy tokens for streetcar and subway (metro), postage stamps, Easy access to the TTC (Toronto Transit Commission subway and metro system)-just outside the door

24-hr front desk BBQ area Breakfast (extra charge) Elevator/lift Free local phonecalls Linen included Meeting facilities Multi-lingual staff Newspapers/magazines No Smoking No curfew Open 24 Hours Parking (extra charge) Restaurant on site Tour/sightseeing assistance

Room amenities

Features include air-conditioning, in room phone (free local call), free wired high-speed internet (bring your own ethernet chord or you can purchase one for $5 at the front desk), security, and much more. A full hot breakfast can be purchased in the Dining Hall for approximately $7/day. A great way to start the day!

A/C climate control Electronic key Internet access Iron/ironing board Kitchenettes Microwave Non-smoking rooms Shared bathroom Showers without bath Telephone Television Voicemail


New College Residence is located on the University of Toronto campus in downtown Toronto a tranquil green space hidden in the heart of the city! It is within walking distance to many downtown attractions and multi cultural neighbourhoods.

Points of interest
  • CN Tower (2 km)
  • Eaton Centre (2 km)
  • Roger's Centre/Skydome (2 km)
  • Royal Ontario Museum (1 km)
  • Air Canada Centre (2. 5 km)
  • Chinatown (0. 5 km)
  • Entertainment District (2 km)
  • VIA RAIL (2 km)
  • Union Station (2 km)
  • Spadina Station (0. 5 km)

Food and drink
Eating in house
Audrey Taylor Dining Hall
Located on the second floor of the Residence. Enjoy an optional full hot buffet breakast and other meals. There are also many food outlets on campus.

Price details

CAD 45 per night (Canadian Dollar)

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaMasterCardAmerican Express

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

In the event of a cancellation or no-show, guest will be charged for one night's accommodation. Full payment is due on arrival.

Location - Hostel

40 Willcocks Street
Ontario  CA  M5S 1C6

Latitude: 43.6615, Longitude: -79.40098

How to get there

New College Residence (Wilson Hall Residence) is located in downtown Toronto, on the main campus of historic University of Toronto. Wilson Hall Residence is located at 40 Willcocks Street (2 blocks north of College Street) off of Spadina.

Take the streetcar that is going Northbound to Spadina Station. The fare is CAN$3. 00. Get off at the Willcocks Street stop (first stop north of College Street). Total trip time from Union Station is around 15 minutes. Wilson Hall Residence is on the north-east corner.
The Metro Toronto Bus Terminal is located on Bay Street, just north of Dundas. Take the Westbound Dundas streetcar (ask driver for a transfer) and get off at the Spadina Avenue intersection.
Take the Northbound Spadina streetcar (towards Spadina Station) until you reach the Willcocks stop (first stop north of College Street). Streetcar fare is CAN$3. 00, and the total trip time is around 15 minutes. Wilson Hall Residence is on the north-east corner.

Nearest airport: Pearson International Airport is about 27 km NW of New College Residence.