Computer centres are available throughout the building at no charge for buyers. The NAFA building also has a wireless network with access points throughout including the auction room, allowing visitors to easily access the internet from their laptops.
Cell phones are also available to buyers upon request for those who wish to be able to make and receive long distance calls both within and outside of the building. Charges will be added to buyer accounts and must be settled with the payment of invoices. Reservations for cell phones must be made well in advance with Buyer Services. Phone cards are also available upon request.
Hotel Reservations and Car Rentals
Buyers can request hotel reservations and car rentals by or fax 416-675-6865. A credit card number is required to make all reservations, however you pay the hotel directly at check out by either credit card or in cash.
NAFA is conveniently located near Toronto’s Pearson Airport and has five hotels within walking distance of the auction. A NAFA shuttle is available from these hotels to the NAFA building. Most of the hotels also have an airport pickup. Please note that the NAFA shuttle cannot pick up at the airport due to security restrictions.
There are many additional hotels available in the centre of Toronto located near the entertainment and restaurant districts; however shuttle service is not available to these hotels. Taxi services or a car rental will be required.
Requirements for entrance into Canada
Comprehensive information about traveling into Canada can be found at the Canadian Citizen and Immigration website at http://www.cic.gc.caglish/visit/index.asp
A complete list of countries whose citizens require a visa to enter Canada can be found at http://www.cic.gc.caglish/visit/visas.asp
Sightseeing Toronto, Canada
If you enjoy shopping, you will find Toronto to be a shopper’s paradise. Toronto has a myriad of upscale boutiques and an underground city featuring 1,200 shops in more than ten kilometers of subterranean concourses. Find out for yourself why NY Vogue called Toronto one of the best shopping cities for brand names.
Don’t miss the world’s tallest building –the CN Tower – with a 360 degree view of Toronto complete with a glass floor. Toronto also boasts a 98 room castle, a zoo with over 5,000 animals, the Ontario Art Gallery with 38,000 works of art and a world-class museum. These are just a few of Toronto’s cosmopolitan offerings.
For those who want to connect to nature, Toronto is 90 minutes away from one of the seven natural wonders of the world – Niagara Falls. You can feel the thunder as you journey behind the Falls all year round. No trip to Canada can be complete without a trip to Niagara Falls.
Toronto is also proud to be one of the most multi-cultural cities in the world – which means there are restaurants that serve up delicacies from every corner of the globe.
The entertainment opportunities are just as diverse, with several world-class theatres and nightclubs throughout the city. Toronto is also the home of Blue Jays baseball, Raptors basketball and the famous Toronto Maple Leafs hockey team.
NAFA is pleased to assist you in purchasing tickets to sporting or cultural events, or help in the arrangement of sightseeing tours through one of the world’s most diverse, modern, safe and exciting cities.