Plan Your Visit
Directions and Accommodations
The Social Finance Forum will be held at the MaRS Centre at 101 College Street, Toronto, Ont.
As a globally recognized centre for innovation, MaRS is the perfect venue in which to discuss and debate the future of social finance.
The Forum will be held in the conference facilities (also known as the Collaboration Centre) on the main and lower floors of the South Tower. Signage at all entrances will direct you to the registration desk.
Visitors can take advantage of preferred rates for hotels and ground transportation services in the MaRS neighbourhood. Our partner hotels, located within walking distance of MaRS, provide rooms that are comfortable and affordable. Group rates are quoted separately. Note that at certain times of the year, group rates could be lower or higher than the individually negotiated rates. Additionally, blackout dates may apply. Please contact each hotel for the latest applicable rates.
Holiday Inn Toronto Downtown Centre:
Travellers and travel planners can make bookings at the special MaRS rate on the Holiday Inn website, or via email email@example.com by quoting “MaRS Discovery District.”
Chelsea Hotel Toronto:
Bookings at the special MaRS Discovery District rate can be made on the Chelsea Hotel website. Travellers and travel planners can also make reservations and request the special MaRS Discovery District rate by phone (1-800-CHELSEA), email firstname.lastname@example.org and fax (416-585-4302).
The MaRS Centre is located in the heart of Toronto’s Discovery District at the intersection of University Avenue and College Street.
MaRS is easily reached by public transit. There is direct access into MaRS from Queen’s Park station on subway Line 1, which also connects with local rail services (including the Up Express service to Toronto Pearson Airport) at Toronto’s main Union station. MaRS is also served by the College Street streetcar.
Visit the Triplinx online journey planner for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area to plan your route to MaRS.
Parking for bicycles and cars is available on site and on nearby streets.