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Residence & Conference Centre - Toronto Downtown

Lucie and Thornton Blackburn Conference Centre and The George Residence @ George Brown College
80 Cooperage Street

Toronto, Ontario M5A0J3

200Largest Group
3Meeting Rooms
150Overnight Guests
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  • The Lucie and Thornton Blackburn Conference CentreThe Lucie and Thornton Blackburn Conference Centre

  • Grandroom - Banquet Style (capcity.150) Grandroom - Banquet Style (capcity.150)

  • Grandroom - Banquet Style (capcity.150) Grandroom - Banquet Style (capcity.150)

  • Grandroom - Banquet Style (capcity.150) Grandroom - Banquet Style (capcity.150)

  • Grandroom - Theater Style (capcity.200)Grandroom - Theater Style (capcity.200)

  • Grandroom Split - U-Shaped (capacity. 28)Grandroom Split - U-Shaped (capacity. 28)

  • Grandroom Split - Classroom (capacity. 48)Grandroom Split - Classroom (capacity. 48)

  • Session Room - Classroom (capacity 30)Session Room - Classroom (capacity 30)

  • Session Room - U-Shape (capacity 20)Session Room - U-Shape (capacity 20)

  • Pre-Function Area - Registration Area and Food Catering Pre-Function Area - Registration Area and Food Catering

  • Pre-Function Area - Registration Area and Food Catering Pre-Function Area - Registration Area and Food Catering

  • Pre-Function Area - Registration Area and Food Catering Pre-Function Area - Registration Area and Food Catering

  • Pre-Function Area - Registration Area Pre-Function Area - Registration Area

  • Pre-Function Area - Registration Area Pre-Function Area - Registration Area

  • Main Floor Entrance Lobby Main Floor Entrance Lobby

  • 2 Bedroom Suite 2 Bedroom Suite

  • Furnished Bedroom - Double Size Bed, TV and DeskFurnished Bedroom - Double Size Bed, TV and Desk

  • Furnished Bedroom - Double Size Bed, TV and DeskFurnished Bedroom - Double Size Bed, TV and Desk

  • Suite Bathroom Suite Bathroom

  • Suite Kitchen Area Suite Kitchen Area

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  • Overview
RCC – Toronto Downtown (part of George Brown College’s Waterfront campus) is located in the Canary District, Toronto’s newest urban landscape. This summer hotel alternative, which opened in May 2017, is easily accessible off The Don Valley Parkway/Hwy 404 and Gardiner Expressway. Just a short walk, streetcar, or taxi ride to the city’s best destinations and most unique neighborhoods like Corktown Common Park and The Distillery Historic District.

Our modern suites feature large windows, full sized double XL beds, and a 3 piece bath and kitchenette finished with Corian countertops and stainless steel appliances. Common spaces include a 2nd floor patio with BBQ, lounges with full kitchens, a games room, fitness centre, and complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the building. Being an ideal hotel alternative with nearby parks and green space, you can sleep peacefully knowing it’s one of the most affordable options in Toronto.

The Lucie and Thornton Blackburn Conference Centre (open all year around). Our dedicated meeting facilities with state-of-the-art technology can accommodate groups from 10 to 200 guests, making us the perfect spot for business meetings, group events, banquets, and more. Our meeting rooms occupy the entire 2nd floor, consisting of 4,300 sq. ft.

We welcome meetings of all sorts; sports teams, tour group, social events, religious retreats, conferences, and corporate.




Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Toronto Pearson International Airport - 26KM Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport - 4.4KM Scarborough - 24KM Markham - 28KM Mississauga - 29KM Oakville - 38.8KM
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport / 15
Public Transportation Options:
Taxi
Bus
Metro
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Fee
Parking Rate:
$3.75 and up
Availability:
Suites are available only May to August year around Conference space available all year round
Room Type(s):
Two bedroom furnished suites
Bath Type(s):
Shower
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
200
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
3
Number of Overnight Guests:
150
Overnight Room Rate Per Person:
$115 - $299
Largest Standing Reception:
200
Largest Seated Reception:
200
Rooftop Space Available:
No
Technology:
Complimentary Wi-Fi Integrated Audio-Visual, with easy to use controls 2 Mics Laptops Photocopying services (fees apply)
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space Cost:
Complementary
Wi-Fi In Guest Rooms:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Guest Rooms Cost:
Free
Onsite A/V Staff:
No
Food & Beverage:
Able to bring in the caterer of your choice
Must Use In-house Catering:
No
Cultural Catering Available:
No
Alcohol Permitted:
Yes
Can Bring Own Alcohol:
No
Cannabis Industry Friendly:
No
Cannabis consumption permitted (outside):
No
Complete Meeting Package:
Yes
Complete Meeting Package Rate:
$300 - $2000
Facility Day Rate:
$300 - $2000
Offers Non-profit Rates:
No
Ropes Course / Team Building:
No
Special Rates and Packages:
Contact for special rates and packages
Rental Policies:
Cancellation Policy 31+ days Prior Event - No penalty 30 to 15 Days Prior to Event - 50% of estimated meeting space 14 Days Prior Event - 100% of estimated meeting space
Phone:
416-761-8000
Event Space Available:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Overnight Accommodations Available:
May
June
July
August
Ideally Suited For:
Corporate Social Events
Expo/Competitions
Family Reunion
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Wedding Ceremony/Reception
Youth Retreat/Camp






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