Destination guide

Travel to charming Ajax

Learn about the unique charm of Ajax with a stay in a private vacation home. This romantic city is known for its horse racing, sporting events and golfing. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Ajax

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Ajax a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Toronto Zoo (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Cedarena (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Scarboro Golf and Country Club (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Skyloft Ski Resort (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Toogood Pond Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Angus Glen Golf Club (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ajax

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ajax is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rouge Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Oshawa Valley Botanical Gardens (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Morningside Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Guild Inn Gardens (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Darlington Provincial Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Milne Dam Conservation Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)

Transportation to and around Ajax

The nearest airport is in Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), located 23.9 mi (38.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.), which is 31.7 mi (50.9 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Toronto Ajax Station.

Where to stay near Ajax?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 41 house rentals near Ajax. From 21 Houses to 2 Bungalows, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ajax for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Ajax:

  • Beach: 43 vacation rentals
  • Leslieville: 211 vacation rentals
  • Thornhill: 16 vacation rentals
  • The Distillery District: 33 vacation rentals
  • Riverdale: 97 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Ajax?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 21 Houses in Ajax. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ajax include:

  • Bungalows: 2 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 2 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 2 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 Ajax?

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