Destination guide

The friendly area of Markham awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's cathedral, history and festivals with a rental holiday home in Markham. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, shopping and zoo. Toronto Zoo and Canada's Wonderland 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.


Sightseeing in and around Markham

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Markham a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Toronto Zoo (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Canada's Wonderland (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • CN Tower (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Toogood Pond Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Angus Glen Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Cedarena (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Markham

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Markham is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Toogood Pond Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Milne Dam Conservation Park (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Lake Wilcox Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Morningside Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Thomson Memorial Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Rouge Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Markham

The nearest airport is in Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), located 17.8 mi (28.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.), which is 20.9 mi (33.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Markham Centennial Station, Markham Station and Markham Unionville Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Markham?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 295 holiday rentals around Markham. From 83 flats & apartments to 158 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Markham is on Stayz.

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

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 Markham:

  • Thornhill: 15 holiday homes
  • Fashion District: 1,000 holiday homes
  • East York: 63 holiday homes
  • Scarborough: 1,673 holiday homes
  • Mimico: 42 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 Markham?

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

  • Angus Glen Golf Club: 2,210 holiday rentals
  • Flato Markham Theatre: 2,301 holiday rentals
  • Toogood Pond Park: 2,278 holiday rentals
  • Frederick Horsman Varley Art Gallery: 2,275 holiday rentals
  • Markham Centennial Station: 2,233 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Markham 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 Condos/Apartments in Markham?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 83 Condos/Apartments in Markham. Our other popular types of Markham holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 158 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 19 holiday houses
  • Studios: 55 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 Markham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 55 holiday homes with pool available in Markham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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