Destination guide

Why people love visiting theatrical Toronto

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, architecture and museums with a rental holiday home in Toronto. Well known for its entertainment, art and shopping, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. For a bit of culture, visit Hockey Hall of Fame, Royal Ontario Museum or Casa Loma. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Toronto

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Toronto a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • CN Tower (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Canada's Wonderland (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Toronto Zoo (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Ripley's Aquarium of Canada (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Ontario Place (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Centreville Amusement Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Toronto

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Toronto. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Yonge-Dundas Square (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Grange Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • HTO Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Queen's Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Toronto Music Garden (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Allan Gardens (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Toronto

Fly into Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), the closest airport, located 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.), which is 11.7 mi (18.8 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Toronto Union Station, Toronto Exhibition Station and Toronto Bloor Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Toronto by catching a ride on the metro at St Andrew Station, King Station or Osgoode Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Toronto?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,515 holiday rentals around Toronto. From 1,355 flats & apartments to 943 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 Toronto is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Toronto?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Toronto. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • North York: 2,178 holiday rentals
  • East York: 64 holiday rentals
  • York: 97 holiday rentals
  • The Annex: 327 holiday rentals
  • Etobicoke: 2,033 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Toronto! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Toronto?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Toronto with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Mississauga: 2,435 holiday homes
  • Brampton: 2,489 holiday homes
  • Vaughan: 2,510 holiday homes
  • Hamilton: 150 holiday homes
  • Clarington: 57 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Toronto?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Toronto are:

  • Toronto, ON (YTZ-Toronto-City Center): 2,575 holiday houses
  • Buttonville Municipal Airport (YKZ): 2,452 holiday houses
  • Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ): 2,535 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Toronto?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Toronto. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • George Bell Arena: 2,640 holiday rentals
  • Aga Khan Museum: 2,513 holiday rentals
  • Toronto Union Station: 2,517 holiday rentals
  • York University: 2,648 holiday rentals
  • Ryerson University: 2,568 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Toronto listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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