Welcome to the Kao Salon
Academy Toronto

We invite you to immerse yourself in the creative energy of Toronto. Innovative classes and state of the art facilities offer you an unparalleled education experience.

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“Diversity is our strength”: known as one of the world’s most multi-cultural cities, Toronto prides itself on its wide range of cultures, languages, food and arts. Check out some amazing things you can experience during your stay

Let's Go

Getting Here

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The Academy is located at 326 King Street East, on the corner of King and Parliament. If you are flying, the closest airports are:

Where to stay

Omni King Edward Hotel
Distance from academy: 1.1 km, 0.684 miles
37 King St E, Toronto, ON M5C 1E9
Tel: (416) 863-9700

*To book, please visit https://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/toronto-king-edward/corporate-rates/kao 


One King Street West
Distance from academy: 1.5 km, 0.932 miles
1 King St W, Toronto, ON M5H 1A1
Tel: (416) 548-8100

*To book, please call hotel directly and request the Kao Canada Corporate.


Holiday Inn Express Toronto Downtown
The smart choice for travelers who need a simple, engaging hotel, made for resting, recharging and getting to know Toronto! Choose from our 195 NEWLY RENOVATED GUESTROOMS - including 105 with one King bed and 90 with two Queen beds.

Minutes from the Don Valley Parkway and the Gardiner Express Way. Close to cafes, restaurants, CF Eaton Centre, St. Lawrence Market, Distillery District, Sugar Beach, shops on Queen Street West and much more...

We're committed to high levels of cleanliness, all backed by our IHG Clean Promise.

What you'll love about us...
FREE Hot Breakfast Buffet!
FREE Wireless Internet
All rooms are equipped with fridge and microwave
Spacious rooms featuring 2 Queen beds or 1 King bed
FREE access to on-site mini gym
On-site Laundry Machine
Spectacular City Views
On-site Parking (fees apply)

*To book your hotel stay and take advantage of the Kao preferred rate please visit:
www.hiexpress.com/torontodtwn and use corporate ID 958107249

Should you have a problem booking our hotel, call or email:
Holiday Inn Express Toronto Downtown
111 Lombard Street, Toronto, ON M5C 2T9
Telephone: 416 367 5555 x2599 Fax: 416 367 3470
Mobile: 416-908-2179 
[email protected]


Where to eat


With so many culinary options to choose from in Downtown Toronto, we thought we'd share some of our favorites. Here's a map with some of our suggested places to eat near the Academy.


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