Venue Highlight: Hotel X, a Luxury Lakeside Wedding Venue in Toronto


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The instant our gaze met Hotel X while scrolling Instagram weddings, we were mesmerized by this gem. Today we are sharing a preview of some gorgeous spaces you’ll see at Hotel X! It was an absolute privilege to capture the timeless beauty of this showstopping Toronto hotel. It is a hotspot for couples wanting to celebrate their wedding day at a truly unique Toronto wedding venue with luxe vibes. And did you see that it is lakeside—with a direct view of the city AND the CN tower?!

If you want to mesmerize your guests and be surrounded by absolute beauty on your wedding day, you are in the right place! Keep reading to see the attention to detail. What’s more is the bar none guest care that the hotel provides to all who visit. You’ll see why Hotel X is the perfect marriage of modern design meets historical charm and why it tops our favourite wedding venues.

Hotel X: Lakeside Luxury in the Heart of Toronto

Nestled amidst the vibrant heartbeat of Toronto, where the city’s urban pulse meets the peaceful embrace of Lake Ontario, lies this exquisite sanctuary awaiting discovery: Hotel X. Known for its sophistication and opulence, Hotel X weddings are the perfect fit for couples seeking a wedding day that’s all about refined luxury. With a love for eye-catching architecture, city life, and historical touches, it doesn’t get any better.

Offering unparalleled views of the city skyline and Lake Ontario, Hotel X is situated within the Exhibition Place campus. This convenient location provides out-of-town visiting wedding guests with easy access to downtown Toronto, attractions, and entertainment venues, which is a definite plus.

The moment you arrive

When you step into the grandeur of Hotel X, you’ll know right away that you’ve happened upon something truly exceptional. With elegance and charm, the unique architectural features will captivate and invite you in. Every corner of the hotel showcases impeccable craftsmanship and meticulous attention to detail. These details set the stage for a truly remarkable experience on your wedding day, and for your wedding photos of course.

A VIP experience

What’s more is the level of guest care you’ll receive. It honestly is unparalleled. Hotel X has an unwavering commitment to create an unforgettable experiences for every guest. And you can tell. From the moment you arrive until the time you bid farewell, the dedicated team at Hotel X goes above and beyond to ensure that every aspect of your stay is nothing short of extraordinary. Whether it’s the concierge arranging personalized experiences tailored to your preferences or anticipating your every need with intuitive service, or the inhouse coordination running everything smoothly for your wedding, their hospitality is unmatched, leaving you feeling pampered and cherished throughout your big day.

Breathtaking wedding spaces

For couples seeking the perfect venue to exchange vows and embark on their journey of love, Hotel X weddings present an array of truly breathtaking spaces. Imagine saying “I do” in a cathedral-high glass-enclosed archaeological exhibit, graced by golden hour shining through. Or sharing vows against the backdrop of panoramic views of the Toronto skyline with the azure waters of Lake Ontario stretching out before you in all its splendour! Hotel X really does boast breathtaking venue options that we cannot get enough of!

Here’s a detailed overview of some of our favourite signature Hotel X weddings spaces:

Getting Ready Spaces

The Pearl Room

Your wedding day preparations begin in The Pearl Room at Hotel X, a dream for lovers of light-filled spaced (our hands are raised!). The Pearl Room elevates your wedding celebration with sophistication and charm for days. True to its name, the Pearl Room exudes a sense of understated elegance and refinement. From its sleek furnishings to its subtle colour palette, every detail has been carefully curated to create a timeless and sophisticated atmosphere. It also includes comfortable lounge seating, a dedicated vanity area, and abundant natural light. Perfect for small to larger wedding parties, it’s perfect for welcoming you and your wedding party as you prepare for your incredible day.

The Bow Tie Room

The Bow Tie Room at Hotel X Toronto is a really charming space that exudes sophistication and a relaxed vibe. This casual yet elevated space is perfect for getting ready. It includes flat-screen TVs, a billiard table, and cozy lounge seating, too.

New Fort Hall for your Ceremony

A breathtaking signature of Hotel X, New Fort Hall offers floor-to-ceiling windows with breathtaking views of Lake Ontario. This Hotel X wedding space is ideal for smaller ceremonies or receptions, accommodating up to 120 guests. It’s also an incredible space that can be flipped for your reception. With its modern design and magical natural light, it provides a truly memorable backdrop for wedding days. It’s also a perfect space wheto take in sunsets, too)

Beyond the gorgeous modern design of New Fort Hall, this space also uniquely blends in historic charm: underneath the glass floor lies the ruins of barracks. These Barracks were originally constructed in the 1800s as part of the Fort York military complex. Underneath the glass floor, you will see original architectural features, including exposed brick walls, rustic wooden beams, and historic artifacts are intact. This element lends a truly unique and atmospheric backdrop to the space. Rich history, scenic surroundings, and versatility sets this captivating venue apart for a truly unforgettable celebration. We are over the moon about the stunning backdrop for photos found in this space.

High Park Terrace for your Cocktail Hour

Hotel X Toronto boasts a stunning rooftop terrace with panoramic views of Lake Ontario and the Toronto skyline. It’s another spot that is perfect for exchanging vows. It is also perfect for hosting a cocktail reception or midnight snacks under the stars! The terrace features lush landscaping, comfortable seating areas, and a romantic ambiance. The rooftop terrace can accommodate up to 250 guests and offers customizable setup options to suit your wedding vision. Marina Terrance is another amazing option if you are looking to enjoy cityscape views. Celebrate in style with your friends and family while you take in the gorgeous views of the iconic CN Tower.

Culinary Delights at Hotel X

After your vows are exchanged and the celebrations begin, Hotel X will continue to delight you and your guests with its exquisite culinary offerings. From intimate dinners infused with gastronomic delights to lavish receptions brimming with culinary extravagance, every dining experience at Hotel X is a journey for the senses. Indulge in delectable creations crafted by world-class chefs, accompanied by fine wines curated from the finest vineyards around the globe. The culinary team at Hotel X Toronto is renowned for its exquisite cuisine and impeccable service. Whether you’re planning a gourmet dinner or a delectable cocktail reception, they will work with you to create a custom menu that delights your taste buds and impresses your guests.

The Victory Ballroom for your Reception

The Victory Ballroom is the hotel’s largest event space. It includes south-facing floor-to-ceiling windows with an incredible view of Lake Ontario. This venue accommodates up to 400 guests for a wedding reception. With high ceilings, stunning chandeliers, and your chosen decor, the ballroom provides a gorgeous setting. The space can be divided into smaller sections for more intimate gatherings or utilized in its entirety for grand celebrations.

Rehearsal Dinner spaces at Hotel X

In addition to its larger event spaces, Hotel X weddings also offer several private dining rooms within its restaurants. We love how everything you could possibly need is all here at the hotel. Restaurants include Valerie and ROSES Social. Intimate spaces are perfect for rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, or even smaller wedding receptions. Each restaurant provides truly exquisite cuisine and personalized service in a cozy setting.

Things for Hotel X wedding guests to do

The allure of having a Hotel X wedding extends beyond its captivating venues and culinary delights. It is a place where every moment is naturally infused with a sense of romance and adventure. You and your guests can lounge by the rooftop pool and bask in the warm embrace of the sun. All while you sip on handcrafted cocktails, and revel in each other’s company. Also, explore the vibrant neighbourhoods of Toronto, discovering hidden gems and creating cherished memories along the way. And as the sun sets over the city, everyone can retreat to the sanctuary of luxurious accommodations, where every comfort will be awaiting to ensure a restful night’s sleep after a full day of partying.

A Hotel that knows how to make your day memorable

This is a highlight of just some of the Hotel X wedding venues we adore. In a city pulsating with energy and excitement, Hotel X weddings provide a luxurious oasis. It invites couples to immerse themselves in a world of refined enchantment. So, if you’re seeking the perfect local destination to celebrate your love and create memories that will last a lifetime, look no further than Hotel X Toronto. Every moment will be elevated to extraordinary heights. It really is an absolute gem for couples seeking an extraordinary and breathtaking backdrop for their wedding day.


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