Discover a selection of 500 holiday rentals in Toronto, CA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and pool. Prices start at £ 56 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Toronto. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Discover multicultural Toronto with private holiday lets

Welcome to Toronto, a city alive with arts, culture, music, fashion and entertainment. The metropolis is considered Canada's multicultural melting pot, with roughly 200 languages spoken within its limits and a colourful food scene to match. Wondering where to stay? Toronto is a city of neighbourhoods and finding your niche is all part of the fun. From sleek studios in Queen Street West to heritage townhouses in the Distillery District, Toronto holiday lets promise a local experience in your favourite enclave.

History

Discover urban history with Toronto holiday rentals

Back in 1981 the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre was destined for demolition. That is, until historians stepped in and gave the much-loved Edwardian theatre a multi-million-dollar makeover. Today, tours offer a behind the scenes glimpse at the intricate rose-garden frescoes, beautifully made Belgian upholstery and hand-painted botanical murals. While ultra-modern condos are a treat, holiday homes in Toronto unlock access to a host of unique properties in historic neighbourhoods, like Cabbagetown.

Things to do

Top attractions near your Toronto holiday rental

The Royal Ontario Museum has been welcoming visitors for over 100 years. It houses a whopping 6 million specimens, including dinosaur fossils, grizzly bear skeletons, First Nations totems and ancient Egyptian mummies. The Art Gallery of Ontario showcases Quebecois sculptures, Inuit carvings and Group of Seven landscapes, while kids will love family-friendly attractions like Ripley's Aquarium of Canada and the LEGOLAND Discovery Centre. With so much to see and do it's worth staying local, with Toronto holiday rentals just steps from the city's top attractions.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Toronto

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Toronto a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • CN Tower (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Canada's Wonderland (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Toronto Zoo (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Ripley's Aquarium of Canada (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Ontario Place (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Centreville Amusement Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Toronto

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Toronto. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Yonge-Dundas Square (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Grange Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • HTO Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Queen's Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Toronto Music Garden (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Allan Gardens (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Toronto

Fly into Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), the closest airport, located 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.), which is 11.7 mi (18.8 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Toronto Union Station, Toronto Exhibition Station and Toronto Bloor Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Toronto by catching a ride on the metro at St Andrew Station, King Station or Osgoode Station.

How to get around

Getting around Toronto from your holiday rental

Toronto is powered by the TTC, a citywide network of subways, buses and streetcars. Many of Toronto's pedestrian-friendly neighbourhoods are easy to explore on foot. In summer, Toronto Island Ferries depart from Queens Quay for Ward's Island and Hanlan's Point. Flights arrive at Toronto Pearson International, with the UP Express whisking passengers downtown in just 25 minutes.

Food & drink 

Savour Toronto's multicultural food scene with holiday lets

Toronto's multicultural population means you'll find flavours from across the globe. Chinatown's hole-in-the-wall eateries serve up the best dim sum this side of Shanghai, while The Annex cradles bohemian bars and vegan cafes. In the Distillery District, Victorian-era warehouses house a mix of artisan cafes, craft cocktail bars and farm-to-table bistros. Alternatively, take advantage of your holiday rentals kitchen and head to historic Saint Lawrence Market, where specialty stalls sell organic produce, artisan cheese, handmade pasta and other gourmet ingredients.

Essential info

Essential info for your Toronto holiday rentals stay

  • Stock up on Canadian dollars at local ATMs
  • Tipping is customary in Canada: 15% is considered standard
  • If you're visiting in winter, pack serious gear, as Toronto temperatures can be bitterly cold
  • For panoramic views over the city, ride the glass elevator to the CN Tower observation deck
  • Parking in the city can be a headache, so why not stay local with Toronto holiday rentals just steps from the city's top sights and attractions?

Can I find a vacation rental around Toronto?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 568 vacation rentals near Toronto. From 269 flats & apartments to 241 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Toronto for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Toronto?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Toronto. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Downtown Toronto: 249 vacation rentals
  • Trinity - Bellwoods: 72 vacation rentals
  • The Beaches: 20 vacation rentals
  • Toronto Entertainment District: 132 vacation rentals
  • North York: 381 vacation rentals

And Vrbo UK offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Toronto! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Toronto?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Toronto:

  • Brampton: 544 rentals
  • Mississauga: 489 rentals
  • Hamilton: 176 rentals
  • Burlington: 112 rentals
  • Newmarket: 28 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Toronto?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Toronto are:

  • Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City): 522 vacation rentals
  • Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.): 577 vacation rentals
  • Toronto, ON (YKZ-Toronto-Buttonville Municipal): 476 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Toronto?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Toronto. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Union Station: 531 rentals
  • Toronto Eaton Centre: 532 rentals
  • North York City Centre: 548 rentals
  • Bloor West Village: 582 rentals
  • Casa Loma: 559 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Toronto listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Toronto

Brampton
544 holiday rentals
Mississauga
489 holiday rentals
Hamilton
176 holiday rentals
Burlington
112 holiday rentals
Newmarket
28 holiday rentals
Oakville
235 holiday rentals
Richmond Hill
445 holiday rentals
Vaughan
512 holiday rentals
Wilson
37 holiday rentals
Whitby
32 holiday rentals
Markham
132 holiday rentals
Pickering
61 holiday rentals
Oshawa
33 holiday rentals
Ajax
33 holiday rentals
Caledon
100 holiday rentals
Milton
182 holiday rentals
Aurora
51 holiday rentals
Bradford West Gwillimbury
52 holiday rentals
Halton Hills
154 holiday rentals
East Gwillimbury
64 holiday rentals