Destination guide

Take in the picturesque beauty of York

Enjoy the architecture and other features of York. This welcoming city allures visitors with its golfing and parks. Toronto Public Library and CN Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around York

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes York a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • CN Tower (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Canada's Wonderland (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Toronto Zoo (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Weston Arena (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Earl Bales Ski and Snowboard Centre (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Ontario Place (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of York

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

  • Cedarvale Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Etienne Brule Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • High Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Christie Pits Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Park Lawn Park (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Ledbury Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around York

The nearest airport is in Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), located 5.4 mi (8.7 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 6.9 mi (11.1 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Toronto Weston Station. Walk to nearby metro transportation at Eglinton West Station or Glencairn Station to see more of the city.

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

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 York:

  • Saint Clair West Village: 26 vacation rentals
  • Rockcliffe - Smythe: 21 vacation rentals
  • Humewood-Cedarvale: 33 vacation rentals
  • Oakwood Village: 31 vacation rentals
  • Lambton Baby Point: 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 York?

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

  • Toronto Weston Station: 1,721 home rentals
  • Cedarvale Park: 1,711 home rentals
  • Lambton Arena: 1,722 home rentals
  • Weston Arena: 1,733 home rentals
  • Canada's Wonderland: 1,720 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around York 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 York?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 48 Houses in York. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in York include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 25 lodging choices
  • Studios: 19 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in York?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation homes with pool available in York.

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