When sports commitments bring you to Ontario, you’ll find the perfect place to retreat, recharge and refocus at Toronto Marriott Markham, located less than 2 kilometres from the world-class Markham Pan Am Centre. Here at the first new-build, Redesigned Marriott hotel in Canada, a thoughtful team takes a refreshing approach to hospitality, creating a welcoming environment within the heart of a diverse city centre. Athletes, coaches and other travelers will find both the comfort and innovation they need to accomplish their goals on the road.
Throughout this reinvented hotel, each detail has been carefully rendered to provide an optimal guest experience, from sleek architecture and artwork to elevated amenities and accommodations. Conveniently open 24 hours a day, the state-of-the-art on-site fitness centre is outfitted with premium cardiovascular equipment and free weights for a total workout. Athletes can also take a soothing plunge in the healing waters of the heated indoor infinity pool, which is complete with relaxation chairs for an even more rejuvenating experience.
As the closest hotel to Markham Pan Am Centre, Toronto Marriott Markham offers easy access to the renowned facilities of this multipurpose sports and event complex. First opened in 2014, the centre was designed for international competition and served as the host venue for the 2015 Pan American and Parapan American Games. It features a 10-lane Olympic-size swimming pool, 36,000 square feet of gymnasium for badminton, volleyball and basketball, and meeting rooms with modern audiovisual equipment, ideal for sports analysis. The centre can also accommodate conferences and other large-scale special events in Ontario.
At the end of a day of intensive sports training or competition, guests of the hotel can unwind in spacious rooms and suites with plush bedding and floor-to-ceiling windows with sweeping city views. They can also savour a nourishing meal at Draco Restaurant, serving fresh, Canadian-inspired cuisine and hand-crafted signature cocktails in a communal setting – a great atmosphere for a team dinner. Ruth’s Chris Steak House is another nearby favourite; an eclectic variety of global cuisines can also be discovered among the many restaurants of Downtown Markham.
During their stay, guests are encouraged to take time to explore their surroundings, which spark imagination in the form of contemporary art exhibitions and other unique cultural attractions. However, sports are a primary draw, and beyond the Markham Pan Am Centre, the hotel makes it easy to visit the Markham Sports Dome, Milliken Mills Soccer Field Complex, Markham Sport Hall of Fame and several popular Ontario golf courses.
Whether traveling for a championship game, a professional tournament or simply for the love of sports, Toronto Marriott Markham is a superior choice for a restorative hotel experience close to the most sought-after athletic centres in Ontario.