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

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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

Holiday Inn Express Toronto Downtown
111 Lombard Street | 416-367-5555
Stay at the renovated Holiday Inn Express - the smart choice for travelers who need a simple, engaging hotel, made for resting, recharging, and getting a little work done. Includes free breakfast and wireless high speed internet access. Guests can book through the link below, or call the hotel and ask for the Kao Canada rate.
Distance from academy:
14 min. walk | 9 min. street car ride (transit) | 5 min. drive
1.0 km or 0.6 miles

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Omni King Edward Hotel
37 King Street East | 416-863-9700
With a prime location and excellent amenities, The Omni King Edward has been fully restored to combine classic elegance with modern comfort. Use corporate code 45348817806 for reservations at the special rate. Please contact Oana Dragomir 416-863-4117 for booking assistance. 
Distance from academy:
16 min. walk | 9 min. street card ride (transit) | 8 min. drive
1.5 km or 0.9 miles

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Where to eat


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


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