Hotel X

Project Description

The Hotel X project involves the construction of a new approximately 753,500 square foot cutting edge hotel complex at 111 Princes’ Boulevard on the Exhibition Place grounds in Toronto. Two lower levels below grade provide parking, kitchens, laundry and staff back-of-house areas. Four levels of podium provide the grand two storey entrance Lobby, with a Living green wall behind the Front Desk, the Lobby Bar, fine dining and all – day restaurants, VIP Check-in, VIP Lounge on the 3rd floor overlooking Lake Ontario, cinema and screening rooms, Sports Club including 4 indoor tennis courts and 20 indoor squash courts, ballrooms, meeting rooms, spa and the outdoor 4th floor terrace bar above the ballroom. The main tower provides 22 floors of hotel suites, including a variety of king, double queen, I bedroom suites and two Presidential Penthouses all with stunning views of either the City Skyline or of Lake Ontario or both. Two upper levels of hospitality/bar areas, including an indoor/outdoor pool cap off the tower for guest to soak in the sun and hospitality. Construction management by Brookfield Multiplex, MEP design by Smith & Anderson and architectural design by Stephen B Jacobs Group and NORR Limited. The project is utilizing an integrated design approach in targeting a LEED Silver certification. Hotel X will be part of the Library Hotel collection with hotels in New York, Prague and Budapest.

VR Mechanical Solutions is the mechanical prime sub-contractor responsible for design assist/value engineering, general mechanical contract management, site services, plumbing & drainage, HVAC piping, sheet metal, fire protection, controls, mechanical wiring, air/hydronic balancing, mechanical insulation, fire-stopping and interference process management and contractor commissioning.