University of Toronto

Chestnut Residence and Conference Centre

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Chestnut Conference Centre is committed to providing a barrier-free facility for all guests to enjoy. We are in compliance with the regulations set by the Accessibility of Ontarians Disabilities Act (AODA).

  • Six passenger elevators with a door width of 40 inches
  • Six accessible parking spaces in the underground parking garage
  • Accessible washroom located on the second floor of the conference centre
  • Ramps available for risers
  • 24 hour security located in the main lobby – security staff are fully certified in fire safety, first aid, CPR and the use of defibrillators.
  • Dundas Subway Station is wheelchair accessible

Special Dietary Requirements

  • Vegetarian and Vegan Friendly menu options available
  • All chicken served at Chestnut is Halal
  • Halal Beef is available by special request
  • Kosher Meals may be ordered through your Catering Event Coordinator

Our Chef is delighted to prepare special meals for guests with lactose intolerance, gluten intolerance, or any other special need required

* Please inform your Catering Event Coordinator of any special meal requirements for your program

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