August 24, 2020 – Glamour is reborn at Toronto’s Best Address as The St. Regis Toronto unveiled its new legacy on August 4, 2020. During a temporary closure in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the hotel underwent an exquisite transformation, redesigning all guest rooms and suites and opened the highly anticipated Iridium Spa which completes the final phase of the hotel’s reimagination since opening on November 28, 2018.
“The St. Regis Toronto is thrilled to welcome you back as we unveil our new legacy at Toronto’s Best Address. As we embark on this journey towards a new normal, a world of luxury awaits you in our newly redesigned luxurious guest rooms and suites, the award-winning LOUIX LOUIS grand bar and restaurant, and our brand new Iridium Spa. We have missed you dearly and while the world has changed, our hearts remain the same and our commitment to protecting the safety and wellbeing of our guests and hosts remains of utmost importance to us. To ensure this, we have implemented new operational standards in accordance with the government and Marriott’s new health and safety guidelines” says Tim Terceira, General Manager, The St. Regis Toronto.
Designed with the modern traveller in mind, all 258 guest rooms and suites showcase re-configured layouts to create a contemporary residential feel, offering the ideal setting for entertaining and relaxing. Designed by Toronto-based firm Chapi Chapo, the new bright and airy interiors are a tribute to the rich Toronto landscape with elegantly modern textures and patterns inspired by the beauty of Lake Ontario.
Home to the largest guest rooms in the city, starting at 550 sq ft, new features include chaise longue sofas and office desks providing valuable lounge seating and working space for any occasion. Each guest room and suite also features state-of-the-art technology including bedside touch panels to adjust lighting and drapes, USB outlets and reading lights conveniently built directly into the headboard, Nespresso machines and 65” Smart TVs by LG.
The St. Regis Toronto Celebrates the North American debut of Iridium Spa – Canada’s Highest Luxury Spa
On August 21, 2020 The St. Regis Toronto celebrated the North American debut of the St. Regis brand’s new global spa concept, Iridium Spa. Soaring 31 stories high above downtown Toronto, the 15,000 sq ft sanctuary in the sky is spread out over two floors and offers sweeping views of the city as it sits atop the glittering skyline.
Designed by Toronto-based firm Chapi Chapo, the urban oasis is replete with textures and patterns representing the city’s historical connection between structure and nature mellowed by soft, earthy colours and woods inspired by Ontario’s rich topography creating a calming respite for today’s busy luminary. Guests are invited to renew and recharge with ultra-luxurious amenities featuring 11 treatment rooms (including 2 couples), expansive women’s and men’s change rooms with separate steam rooms and full nail salon. Framed by spectacular downtown views, the new Iridium Lounge offers guests an absolute escape from the hectic city life below as St. Regis Spa Butlers, renowned for their attention to detail and highly personalized level of care, anticipate your every wish and desire.
An urban oasis unlike any other, Iridium Spa offers a bespoke approach to wellness and rejuvenation with an indulgent menu custom created to dazzle the senses and celebrate the mind, body and soul. Set in a luxurious and exclusive ambience, Iridium Spa is a spirited haven that is truly bespoke for those seeking a full spa day yet easily accessible for busy professionals in Toronto looking for instant renewal with results-driven treatments as short as 30 minutes – easily completed during lunch hour or after work. Iridium Spa has partnered with skincare brand Sothys Paris to curate a bespoke spa menu offering. Since 1946, Sothys has represented French excellence in professional treatments for beauty institutes and spas. Beyond the formulas, from the outset Sothys has endeavoured to develop unique rituals that combine sensory indulgence, efficiency and a personalized approach to treatment.
Spa guests are invited to continue their wellness journey up to the 32nd floor infinity-edge salt water lap pool and whirpool featuring detoxifying infrared cedar saunas. Conclude your spa experience in the serene setting of our Iridium Lounge with complimentary water, tea and refreshments. For those seeking further nourishment or celebration, Iridium Spa is conveniently located directly across from LOUIX LOUIS, the hotel’s award winning grand bar and restaurant also on floor 31. Guests staying overnight at the hotel have access to the 24 hour fitness centre featuring new state-of-the-art equipment including Peloton bikes and Woodway treadmills.