Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Scarborough

Enjoy the museums and other features of Scarborough. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the zoo, wildlife and shopping. Toronto Zoo and Toronto Public Library are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Scarborough

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Scarborough a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Toronto Zoo (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • CN Tower (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Canada's Wonderland (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Scarboro Golf and Country Club (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Cedarena (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Toogood Pond Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Scarborough

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Scarborough is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thomson Memorial Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Morningside Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Guild Inn Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Bluffer's Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Scarborough Bluffs Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Rouge Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Scarborough

Fly into Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), the closest airport, located 12.6 mi (20.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.), which is 19.9 mi (32 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Toronto Guildwood Station, Toronto Eglinton Station and Toronto Agincourt Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Scarborough by jumping on the metro at McCowan Station, Scarborough Centre Station or Midland Station.

Where to stay near Scarborough?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,410 holiday rentals near Scarborough. From 395 Houses to 951 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Scarborough is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Scarborough?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Scarborough:

  • Fashion District: 771 holiday homes
  • The Annex: 278 holiday homes
  • Mimico: 26 holiday homes
  • North Toronto: 235 holiday homes
  • Grange Park: 504 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Scarborough?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Scarborough. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Morningside Park: 1,903 holiday rentals
  • Toronto Eglinton Station: 1,931 holiday rentals
  • Kennedy Commons Mall: 1,942 holiday rentals
  • Warden Station: 1,938 holiday rentals
  • Toronto Rouge Hill Station: 1,814 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Scarborough listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Scarborough?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 395 Houses in Scarborough. Our other popular types of Scarborough holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 951 holiday houses
  • Studios: 321 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 22 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Scarborough?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 374 holiday homes with pool available in Scarborough. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.