Pantages Tower high-rise stands as a symbol of downtown living, marking proudly the corner of Victoria Street and Shuter Street, a unique location at the true heart of downtown. A walking distance away from locations thriving with events and businesses, Pantages Tower is in the neighborhood of known locations such as Dundas Square and The Eaton Centre. It’s newly renovated two-storey lobby enamors the visitor with its lofty interior, the play of lighting and the impressive patterned floor tracing the way to the calming boutique style resting areas in the mezzanine.
Pantages Tower inherits the name of the famous Pantages Theatre, the predecessor of today’s Canon Theatre nearby. It has 409 units on floors 6 - 9 and 18 - 44 of the 45 storey high-rise and it shares the structure with the sister condominium Pantages Suite Hotel, making hotel services such guest suites, conference facilities, room service, Spa, Fitness and valet service easily available to all residents at discounted rates. Additionally, convenient dry cleaning service arrangements are available through the Front Desk.
The lobby and mezzanine area is Wi-Fi enabled for easy access to internet on the go. Concierge service runs 24 hours a day, dedicated to building’s security and readily available to serve residents with courtesy. The main entrance foyer is equipped with a sleek touch screen enter phone linked to the elevator security system providing authorized access to the floors.
If you need a private place to meet your guests, Pantages Tower amenities may be what you are looking for. Whether you are inclined to enjoy a poker night with friends, play billiards or even have a table tennis competition the welcoming party room of Pantages Tower is available for daily use or private rental. Chairs and tables are available at no cost for larger functions and a flat screen TV will soon convert the bar area into a media station for all residents to enjoy.
Pantages Tower has a strong social committee dedicated to the organization of annual events such as Martini Bar gatherings, summer BBQ events catered through hotel services, year-end parties and many other functions.
Quarterly crafted newsletters keep you in the know of all that happens in your community, maintenance, functions, surveys, events, etc., quickly bringing new residents to the fold. Email distribution list administered through the management office keeps you informed wherever there is access to internet.
Pantages Tower’s appeal will carry you to a new level of lifestyle and glamour guaranteed to leave you with the true taste of downtown.
Pantages Tower has delivered well planned budgets and maintained no increase in maintenance fees over a period of five years. Its reserve fund remains adequately funded and the operational fund continues to carry a healthy surplus year-to-year. Investments on both accounts are well managed as a complementary financial stability.
Pantages Tower shares an advantageous characteristic with its sister condominium corporation, that is, its declaration allows short-term accommodation. This has made this uniquely positioned location a desired outlook for many investors who will find that it offers a variety of suites such as owner occupied, rented or short-term rentals managed by third party agents. Parking units can be rented to residents including those in Pantages Suite Hotel.
Hydro, water and gas are included in maintenance fees. Cable and telephone are extra. As part of year-round care, air conditioners are maintained once a year and free filters are available at no cost three times a year.
Bicycle racks are available for rental at a nominal monthly fee and the corporation is expanding its inventory as part of its commitment to raise community awareness for a better environment. Recently, the corporation has successfully implemented the organics collection program, parallel to the existing recycling program, to further reduce landfill waste.
Its new lobby lighting is energy efficient and state of the art LED type and also the hallway bulbs have been retrofitted recently, reducing significantly energy consumption. The bulk purchase of programmable energy saving thermostats has drawn the attention of many residents who have participated in the program to take advantage of the low cost made possible through the group discount and the anticipated business incentive rebates from Enbridge.
Reducing wasted paper is important too; the red dot campaign topic has been promoted by the condo corporation working closely with Canada Post to stop the delivery of unwanted junk mail.
Other projects oriented toward achievement of environmental goals have become more and more prevalent in corporation’s budgets.