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)
How to get there

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.

How many vacation rentals are available around The Annex?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 307 house rentals around The Annex. From 85 Houses to 203 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 around The Annex is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to The 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 The Annex:

  • Old Toronto: 1,943 vacation rentals
  • North York: 2,148 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 1,612 vacation rentals
  • Etobicoke: 1,994 vacation rentals
  • Scarborough: 1,780 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 The Annex?

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

  • Toronto Truck Theatre: 2,606 home rentals
  • Metro Toronto Convention Centre: 2,591 home rentals
  • George Bell Arena: 2,663 home rentals
  • Canada's Wonderland: 2,646 home rentals
  • Vaughan Maple Station: 2,562 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around The Annex 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 The Annex?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 85 Houses in The Annex. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in The Annex include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 203 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 2 lodging choices
  • Studios: 73 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in The Annex?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 36 vacation homes with pool available in The Annex.

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