Travel + Leisure has released its winners for the prestigious Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards including the top city hotels in Canada. There are a handful of spots in Toronto and Vancouver so if you’re planning a city getaway anytime soon, write these down.

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Firstly, here is how the awards work.

According to Travel + Leisure, “For this 29th edition of the awards, hundreds of thousands of votes were cast in an extensive survey that was open Oct. 23, 2023, through Feb. 26, 2024, via a secure website that was maintained and monitored.”

Respondents rated “airlines, airports, car-rental companies, cities, cruise ships, destination spas, hotels, hotel brands, inns in the U.S., islands, luxury villa rental companies, safari outfitters, tour operators, trains, and U.S. national parks.”

10 hotels were selected among the best city hotels in Canada with St. Regis Toronto taking the top honour.

“Located in the downtown district, this centrally located property offers guests two dining venues, butler service, a spa, and an indoor pool, as well as nightly Champagne sabering,” says Travel + Leisure.

Behind St. Regis Toronto was a Vancouver hotel – the Fairmont Empress.

There are two other Toronto hotels on the list, The Ritz-Carlton and the Four Seasons Hotel.

As for Vancouver, there are also two other hotels on the list, the Rosewood Hotel Georgia and Fairmont Pacific Rim.

1. The St. Regis Toronto: Toronto, Ontario

2. Fairmont Empress: Victoria, British Columbia

3. Rosewood Hotel Georgia: Vancouver, British Columbia

4. The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto: Toronto, Ontario

5. The Ritz-Carlton, Montreal: Montreal, Quebec

6. Four Seasons Hotel Toronto: Toronto, Ontario

7. Auberge Saint-Antoine: Quebec City, Quebec

8. Four Seasons Hotel Montréal: Montreal, Quebec

9. Fairmont Pacific Rim: Vancouver, British Columbia

10. Fairmont Le Château Frontenac: Quebec City, Quebec

Congratulations to all the winners! Which of these hotels are you booking first from the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards list, Canada?