April 19th – 21st, 2021

Your Virtual Host: the University of Toronto

The Chelsea Hotel

33 Gerrard Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 1A8

The Chelsea hotel is the official accommodations partner for HERUG 2020. It is located within walking distance of prime retail districts, colourful local neighbourhoods and major tourist attractions.

The following special rates will be offered for HERUG attendees from June 5th – 13th:

Room TypeSingle RateDouble RateTriple RateQuad Rate
Chelsea Room$199$199$229$259
Deluxe Room$229$229n/an/a
Club Room$299$299n/an/a
1 Bedroom Suite$399$399n/an/a

Book by telephone: 1-800-CHELSEA (243-5732). The name of the group is “HERUG 2020”. For your convenience, you can also book online.

Discounted group rate only available until May 4th.

Please note: The Chelsea Hotel will be the exclusive hub for the conference shuttle service.

Check-in: 3 pm. Checkout: 11 am.


Directions: From the Chelsea Hotel to the Medical Science Building, Venue of HERUG 2020


6 - 10 Minutes


Head northwest toward Walton Street, continue on Walton. Turn right at Bay Street, turn left 2at Wellesley Street West, continue to Hart House Circle, continue to King’s College Circle, turn right, and the Medical Science Building will be on the right. Please note that parking will be extremely limited on campus.


6 - 10 Minutes


The flat-rate fare is currently $9 - $11, depending on the density of traffic.


15 Minutes


Head northwest towards Walton Street, Turn right on Bay Street, left on College Street. After crossing University Avenue, walk north along Queen’s Park Crescent, past the Pharmacy Building and the David Naylor Building, before turning left. You will be entering campus and HERUG signage will be visible.

For information about parking at the hotel, please visit the hotel website, or parkopedia.
For more information about parking at University of Toronto, please visit the Transportation Services webpage.
For more detailed travel directions involving the Chelsea, please visit the “Maps and Directions” section of the hotel website.