Hotel & Travel Information

Conference location.

Novotel Toronto North York HotelNovotel Toronto North York
3 Park Home Avenue
North York, Ontario, M2N 6L3


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The 2019 Canadian Employee Ownership Conference will be held at the Novotel Toronto North York Hotel. Located in the heart of North York, just off Yonge Street, with direct indoor access to North York Centre subway stop. The hotel is surrounded by an array of dining and entertainment options such as Toronto Performing Arts, Downsview Park, Canada’s Wonderland and much more. The hotel is just a 30 minute subway ride from Union Station in downtown Toronto.

The hotel offers a variety of services, including complimentary WIFI, restaurant and bar, fitness center, indoor saltwater pool, sauna and underground parking.

Reserve your room today as space is limited.

Contact the Novotel Toronto North York Hotel at 416-733-2929 extension 1 or 2 and mention group name “ESOP Canada Annual Conference” or Block ID #1322108 to book your room at the best available rate.

Reservations can also be made by email to or

Conference attendees are responsible for their own hotel room reservations. We strongly encourage you to make your reservations early as rooms are limited.

Parking is available at the hotel for a fee of $17.00 per vehicle per night with in and out privileges. MAX height is 6’1″ or 1.8m.

Avoid Hotel Fraud – The ESOP Association Canada has not authorized anyone to contact sponsors and attendees about lodging. If someone contacts you to make a reservation on your behalf or refers you a website to make “reservations,” they may be a scammer. Use only the email addresses or phone number supplied above to make your hotel reservations.

Travel to the conference.

WestJet Discount:

WestJet is offering our conference attendees 5% off Econo* and 10% off EconoFlex and Premium fares for travel within Canada and 2% off Econo*, 5% off EconoFlex and 10% off Premium base fares for guests travelling Trans-border into and out of Toronto or Hamilton. To take advantage of this offer, you’ll need the discount codes listed below. Please visit to make a booking online.

Travel from: May 28, 2019 to June 12, 2019

Coupon/promo code for online bookings is Z16MN54 and Travel Agent GDS is WLL53.

Contact if you have any questions.

*Basic fare class is excluded from discount. Discount codes are valid for travel on the dates indicated above. Percentage discount is applied to base fare. Taxes, fees and charges are extra. The base fare may be represented as Air Transportation Charges (excepting Other Air Transportation Charges) in the booking flow. Other air transportation charges, taxes, fees and charges are not discounted. Discount codes are intended for use by the event attendees and organizers only. Distribution to any outside third parties or unauthorized channel is prohibited. Discount can be used for a one-way or round-trip booking. Discount cannot be applied towards multi-city bookings. Only one discount code may be used per booking. Seasonal start and end dates may apply. No cash value. Non-refundable. Discount only applies to flights marketed and operated wholly by WestJet, WestJet Encore, WestJet Link, and Delta flights marketed by WestJet via codeshare. It is not applicable when traveling with our other code-share, interline or other airline partners. New bookings only. Offer is limited and subject to availability. No cash value. Non-refundable and non-transferable. Discount cannot be used towards the purchase of a Member Exclusive fare or the purchase of a WestJet Vacations package. Discount cannot be combined with any other discount codes or companion voucher bookings. WestJet dollars, Travel Bank and gift cards cannot be used as a form of payment. Any changes or cancellations to discount code bookings must be made by calling 1-888-937-8538. If the booking is changed or cancelled, the discount will no longer apply. Other restrictions may apply and are subject to change at any time. WestJet’s fares, schedules and policies, and any and all equipment used in connection with the provision of the meetings and conventions travel services may be changed or terminated by WestJet at any time and for any reason, in each case without notice or liability. WestJet may terminate or reduce flights to any event city at any time and for any reason without notice or liability


Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) is Canada’s largest and busiest airport. It is the hub for some 456,000 flights a year and over 44 million passengers annually. It is located northwest of Toronto and is approximately 30 km. from the Novotel Toronto North York Hotel. The airport is accessible by car or public transportion. More information on getting to and from this airport is available here.


Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ) is Canada’s ninth-busiest airport and welcomes 2.8 million travellers each year. It offers service to more than 20 cities in Canada and the U.S. It is located minutes from downtown Toronto on Toronto Island at the foot of Bathhurst Street approximately 28 km. from the Novotel Toronto North York Hotel. The airport is accessible by car or public transportion. More information on getting to and from this airport is available here.

Ground Transportion:

UP Express Train – Toronto Pearson International Airport to Union Station.

Located in Terminal 1 at Toronto Pearson, directly adjacent to the Link Train service linking Terminals 1 and 3 – a 25 minute ride departing every 15 minutes – $12.35 per person per way.

The UP Express stop at Union Station is located within the interior Skywalk walkway. To get to the hotel, go downstairs at Union Station to the TTC subway – $3.25 per person per way – take Line 1 (Yonge-University Line) North to North York Centre Station – go upstairs and head toward the Park Home Avenue exit – take the escalator up at the end of the corridor into the Novotel Toronto North York Hotel (no need to go outside).

TTC Subway – $3.25 per person per way. To get to the hotel take Line 1 (Yonge-University Line) to North York Centre Station – go upstairs and head toward the Park Home Avenue exit – take the escalator up at the end of the corridor into the Novotel (no need to go outside)

GO Bus – Toronto Pearson International Airport to North York (not fully wheelchair accessible).

Located at Toronto Pearson International Airport Terminal 1, Ground Level, second curb, Column Q2-Q4. Take Line 34 bus from Pearson Terminal 1 to Yonge St. @ Empress Drive Terminal (2-minute walk from the hotel – approx. 160 metres). Approximately 25 to 45 minute ride depending on traffic. The 34 bus leaves every hour. $6.95 per person per way.

Airport Limousines – Visit Toronto Pearson International Airport for more information – approximately $70 each way. No need to pre-book.

Uber – Call Uber directly to arrange for pick-up at the airport

If you are flying into Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport they offer a free shuttle to Union Station.


– Take the 401 to Yonge Street (401 East from Toronto Pearson)

– Take Yonge Street North to North York Centre (South West corner of Yonge and Park Home Avenue)

GPS : 43.769185, -79.413065

Visit the Novotel Toronto North York Hotel website for more information on the hotel location and access and transportation. Also visit Toronto Pearson International Airport Public Transportation page for more details.