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A Gold Plated Building

This striking building tends to dominate Front Street. Almost across the street from Union Station... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hamilton, Canada
Tall Building

Very few people actually see the building. Most of us walk underneath it as we get somewhere we... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
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“A Gold Plated Building”
30 Apr 2018
“Tall Building”
These golden glass towers are truly masterpieces of modern architecture.
Northwest corner of Bay St. and Front St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Downtown West
+1 416-974-5570
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This striking building tends to dominate Front Street. Almost across the street from Union Station this building has windows that have gold embedded into them making for an amazing reflective surface. Well worth seeing if you are in the area. On a sunny day the...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Very few people actually see the building. Most of us walk underneath it as we get somewhere we need to be. There is nothing in this building anyone is interested in.

Thank giffenk
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

All of the staff I've encountered here have been extremely pleasant. Great lattes, great service, great wifi.

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 30 July 2016

The royal bank is impressive, not for the architecture, but for the glamour of its gold windows. It is quite nice to observe the reflex on the windows, and since it is in the city center is totally worth for a quick stop.

1  Thank renato-sma
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Striking Visual! One of the first eye catching sights along Front Street & Bay Street is the flashy 24 Karat Gold Windowsill the Royal Bank Plaza! This is worth a glance if you are in the neighborhood. Unlike any other skyscraper you will see! Please...More

Thank gadgetguy11
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Once again if you are in the area it is worth a stop, but except for the exterior architecture there is nothing to aee

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 1 June 2015

The Royal Bank Plaza is a shiny 'yellow building adding glitz & glamour to the Toronto skyline. It is said that the distinct colour is because there is 24 carat gold mixed into the glass for the windows. Hmmn. Well.....Anyway, it has a lovely colour...More

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Lots of food and shop outlets including the LCBO (alcohol shop) Right underneath the Royal York Hotel. Very clean.

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 16 July 2013

The architecture and decoration both of the underground shopping mall and of the two skyscraper glass buildings are amazing ! Very impressive that they used 24 carates gold on all windows of the twin skyscrapers and as the sun is direct on, it creates golden...More

1  Thank Athina T
Reviewed 27 August 2012

Located in the financial district, this skyscraper glass buildings stand tall and sophisticated as the head office for Royal Bank of Canada. Very busy intersection, there are other bank head offices fairly close to RB plaza.

Thank khristian14
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Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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