The federal government has released a list of 11 approved hotels in the four cities where international flights are permitted to land.
The federal government says more hotels will be added to the list.
Starting February 21, 2021, at 11:59 pm ET in Canada, travellers must stay in the government-authorized hotel for 3 days at their own expense while awaiting the results of the COVID-19 molecular test taken on arrival in addition to providing proof of a negative COVID-19 test from up to 72 hours before their departure time
To book the hotel, travellers have to call 1-800-294-8253 as hotel stopover bookings are managed by American Express Global Business Travel and are available by phone only.
Alberta: Calgary International Airport (YYC)
- Acclaim Hotel
- Marriot Calgary Airport
British Columbia: Vancouver International Airport (YVR)
- Westin Wall Centre Vancouver Airport
Ontario: Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ)
- Alt Hotel Pearson Airport
- Four Points by Sheraton and Element Toronto Airport
- Holiday Inn Toronto International Airport
- Sheraton Gateway Hotel in Toronto International Airport
Quebec: Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL)
- Aloft Montreal Airport
- Crowne Plaza Montreal Airport
- Holiday Inn Express and Suites Montreal Airport
- Montreal Airport Marriott In-Terminal
According to Canadian Press, the nightly rates at the Alt Hotel Toronto Airport and the Sheraton Gateway Hotel at Toronto Pearson International Airport, two of the hotels currently participating in the government quarantine program, start at $339 and $319, respectively, for a single person.
The cost of the stay varies by location and includes food, room, security, transportation, infection prevention and control measures.