Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of The Annex

Come and experience The Annex and its museums, architecture and art galleries. Travelers to this cosmopolitan city praise the university setting, shopping and entertainment. Toronto Public Library and CN Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around The Annex

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes The Annex a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • CN Tower (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Canada's Wonderland (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Toronto Zoo (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Ripley's Aquarium of Canada (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Ontario Place (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Centreville Amusement Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of The Annex

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, The Annex is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Christie Pits Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Queen's Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Grange Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Yonge-Dundas Square (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Allan Gardens (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Trinity Bellwoods Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)

Traveling to and around The Annex

The nearest airport is in Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), located 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.), which is 10.4 mi (16.7 km) away.

You can get around The Annex by catching a ride on the metro at Spadina Station, Dupont Station or St George Station.

Where to stay near Annex?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 237 house rentals near Annex. From 76 Houses to 60 Studios, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Annex for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Annex:

  • Beach: 43 vacation rentals
  • Leslieville: 215 vacation rentals
  • Yorkville: 236 vacation rentals
  • Thornhill: 16 vacation rentals
  • Entertainment District: 373 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Annex?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 76 Houses in Annex. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Annex include:

  • Studios: 60 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 151 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 4 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Annex?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 18 vacation homes with pool available in Annex.