Destination guide

Travel to friendly Vaughan

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Vaughan. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and hockey games. Canada's Wonderland and Toronto Public Library are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Vaughan

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Vaughan has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Canada's Wonderland (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • CN Tower (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Toronto Zoo (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Earth Rangers (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Splash Works (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Center Toronto (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Vaughan

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Vaughan is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kortright Centre for Conservation (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Boyd Conservation Area (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Mackenzie Glen District Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • G Ross Lord Park (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Claireville Conservation Area (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Downsview Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Vaughan

Fly into Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.), the closest airport, located 11 mi (17.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), which is 16.5 mi (26.5 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Vaughan Rutherford Station or Vaughan Maple Station to see more of the city. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Vaughan Metropolitan Centre for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay near Vaughan?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,758 house rentals near Vaughan. From 687 Houses to 974 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Vaughan for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Vaughan:

  • Entertainment District: 502 vacation rentals
  • Beach: 45 vacation rentals
  • King West Village: 174 vacation rentals
  • Central Waterfront: 615 vacation rentals
  • Keswick: 21 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Vaughan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Vaughan. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Canada's Wonderland: 1,847 home rentals
  • Legoland Discovery Centre Toronto: 1,850 home rentals
  • Vaughan Mills Mall: 1,845 home rentals
  • Vaughan Maple Station: 1,765 home rentals
  • Kortright Centre for Conservation: 1,848 home rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Vaughan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 687 Houses in Vaughan. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Vaughan include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 974 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 13 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 13 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Vaughan?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 425 vacation homes with pool available in Vaughan.

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