Destination guide

The friendly area of Richmond Hill awaits your stay

Enjoy the churches and other features of Richmond Hill. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bird watching, restaurants and forests. Canada's Wonderland and Toronto Zoo 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 Richmond Hill

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Richmond Hill a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Canada's Wonderland (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Toronto Zoo (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • CN Tower (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Uplands Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Angus Glen Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Toogood Pond Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Richmond Hill

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Richmond Hill is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Wilcox Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Mackenzie Glen District Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Toogood Pond Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Sheppard's Bush (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Town Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Milne Dam Conservation Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)

Traveling to and around Richmond Hill

The nearest airport is in Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.), located 17.8 mi (28.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), which is 18.7 mi (30.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Richmond Hill Station or Richmond Hill Langstaff Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay near Richmond Hill?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,407 house rentals near Richmond Hill. From 518 Houses to 792 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Richmond Hill is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Richmond Hill?

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 Richmond Hill:

  • Keswick: 17 vacation rentals
  • Beach: 43 vacation rentals
  • Leslieville: 214 vacation rentals
  • Yorkville: 237 vacation rentals
  • Thornhill: 16 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 Richmond Hill?

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

  • Lake Wilcox Park: 471 home rentals
  • Richmond Hill Station: 1,478 home rentals
  • David Dunlap Observatory: 1,485 home rentals
  • Elvis Stojko Arena: 1,490 home rentals
  • Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts: 1,473 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Richmond Hill 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 Richmond Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 518 Houses in Richmond Hill. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Richmond Hill include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 792 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 16 lodging choices
  • Villas: 4 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 Richmond Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 325 vacation homes with pool available in Richmond Hill.