HALIFAX, Jan. 24 /CNW/ - Canada's first hotel to proudly carry the flag
of Wyndham Garden has opened in Toronto. The 290 room Wyndham Garden Hotel
Toronto, 185 Yorkland Boulevard is the result of an extensive and impressive
renovation to the former Ramada Hotel and Conference Center Toronto.
Pacrim Hospitality Services Inc. (PHSI) manages the property which today
unveils its newly renovated public areas, guestrooms and suites and more than
14,000 square feet of meeting space. As a result of this multi-million dollar
renovation the property has been transformed into "a unique and outstanding
hotel experience for every guest, "said Glenn Squires, CEO of PHSI. " The
hotel benefits from a first-ever combination of the design vision of renowned
designer Michael Graves and the business and leisure amenities which make a
Wyndham Garden stay, a memorable stay. Wyndham Garden Hotel Toronto is a
particularly stylish and efficient location for meetings," Mr. Squires added.
Each guestroom is equipped with Wyndham's exclusive and luxurious Be Well
Bedding, with a relaxing Wyndham Smart Chair, a workstation complete with a
Herman Miller Aeron High Performance Chair and a 32 inch flat screen TV. The
Wyndham Garden Hotel Toronto is 100 percent smoke-free and is equipped to meet
the technology needs of discriminating guests. The hotel's extended fitness
and health facilities include an extra large indoor pool and there is a
selection of food, beverage and conference services options.
Experienced hotelier Shahzad Syed is General Manager of the property.
"Our objective is to be a premier gathering place for Toronto", Mr. Syed said.
"Our corporate meeting facilities and 12 meeting rooms are flexible and
extensive. With a private landscaped outdoor garden we will host the most
memorable weddings and special events. Our proximity to Toronto's attractions,
downtown and shopping makes Wyndham Garden Toronto a choice leisure
destination as well." he added.
Details of the new hotel are available on-line at www.wyndham.com and
reservations can be made by calling 1-800-567-8500. Wyndham Garden Hotel
Toronto is offering opening specials from $109.00 per night.
Pacrim Hospitality Services Inc.(www.pacrimhospitality.com) is one of
Canada's largest, privately-owned hotel management companies with a portfolio
of 47 hotels throughout Canada and the United States totaling more than
4,700 hotel rooms and suites.
Pacrim Hospitality is the preferred management company of Holloway
Lodging REIT (www.hlreit.com) and is based in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
For further information:
For further information: Ian Hurst, Senior Vice-President, Operations,
Pacrim Hospitality Services Inc., (902) 404-3989,