Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Scarborough

Enjoy the museums and other features of Scarborough. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the zoo, wildlife and shopping. Toronto Zoo and Toronto Public Library are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Scarborough

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Scarborough a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Toronto Zoo (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • CN Tower (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Canada's Wonderland (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Scarboro Golf and Country Club (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Cedarena (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Toogood Pond Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Scarborough

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

  • Thomson Memorial Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Morningside Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Guild Inn Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Bluffer's Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Scarborough Bluffs Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Rouge Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Scarborough

Fly into Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), the closest airport, located 12.6 mi (20.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.), which is 19.9 mi (32 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Toronto Guildwood Station, Toronto Eglinton Station and Toronto Agincourt Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Scarborough by jumping on the metro at McCowan Station, Scarborough Centre Station or Midland Station.

Where to stay around Scarborough?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,442 vacation rentals near Scarborough. From 432 Houses to 931 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Scarborough for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Scarborough?

Whether you're traveling 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 Scarborough:

  • Downtown: 1,326 vacation rentals
  • Entertainment District: 711 vacation rentals
  • North York: 1,816 vacation rentals
  • The Beach: 50 vacation rentals
  • Central Waterfront: 861 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Scarborough?

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

  • Bluffer's Park: 2,063 vacation rentals
  • Toronto Eglinton Station: 2,070 vacation rentals
  • Toronto Rouge Hill Station: 1,956 vacation rentals
  • Centennial College: 2,060 vacation rentals
  • Kennedy Commons Mall: 2,079 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 432 Houses in Scarborough. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Scarborough include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 931 rentals available
  • Studios: 316 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 30 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Scarborough?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 421 vacation rentals with pool available in Scarborough. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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