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Shangri-La - Toronto, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 43° 38.936 W 079° 23.146
17T E 630181 N 4834147
Quick Description: Shangri-La Toronto is a hotel and condominium tower in downtown Toronto, Canada. It was designed by Vancouver-based architect James KM Cheng and was built by Westbank Projects Corp. As of 2015 it was the 10th tallest building in Toronto.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 7/11/2015 12:38:02 AM
Waymark Code: WMP6T8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 9

Long Description:
The hotel component is run by Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts and was planned to have 202 guest rooms. The condominium portion occupies the upper floors of the building and consist of 353 units. Excavation of the site started in 2008, and work on the parking garage began in early 2009.

Shangri-La was the second deepest excavation for a building in Canada's history at 102 ft (31 m), with only Scotia Plaza being deeper. This was done to create an 8 level below grade parking garage.
Building Name: Shangri-La - Toronto

Structure Height: 702

Number of Stories: 66

Year Built: 2012

Architect/Design Firm: James KM Cheng Architects Inc.

Use: Residential Building

Publicly accessible areas:

180 University Avenue

Emporis link: [Web Link]

Style: Not listed

Hours: Not listed

Cost: Not listed

Building Website: Not listed

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