Toronto Neighbourhoods

West Toronto Neighbourhoods

  • neighbourhood image Parkdale

    Long-time Torontonians certainly remember the massive, Coney Island-esque waterfront playground of Sunnyside Beach, and younger Torontonians have probably heard stories about it. When the Sunnyside Amusement Park and Bathing Pavilion opened for business in 1922 on Parkdale’s beaches, this neighbourhood … Parkdale Neighbourhood West Toronto continued…

  • neighbourhood image High Park

    With its winding streets, gently rolling hills and towering oak trees, High Park is a neighbourhood of natural beauty that delights all those who live here and adds incalculable value to its homes for at least half a dozen blocks … High Park Neighbourhood West Toronto continued…

Central Toronto Neighbourhoods

  • neighbourhood image Cabbagetown

    The Cabbage Gardens How did Cabbagetown get its unusual name? The legend goes that its name originated in the 1840s, when thousands of Irish immigrants settled in the area. Impoverished by the potato famine in their homeland, they could only afford … Cabbagetown Neighbourhood Central Toronto continued…

  • neighbourhood image Seaton Village

    Seaton Village is actually named after Lord Seaton. Born in Lyndhurst, Hampshire, he was a former Lieutenant Governor of Canada. However, the original settlers of Seaton Village were Colonel David Shank and Captain Samuel Smith, firends of the Lieutenant and … Seaton Village Neighbourhood Central Toronto continued…

  • neighbourhood image Corktown

    Corktown is the first community of its kind to be conceived in the heart of Toronto; it’s also one of its most historic neighbourhoods. In the early 1960s, a great part of Corktown was demolished to make way for several … Corktown Neighbourhood Central Toronto continued…

  • neighbourhood image Davisville

    Davisville is a major commercial community in midtown Toronto and an attractive area to live in for many Torontonians. Although it is densely populated, it is also known for being very “green”. The neighbourhood is serviced by its own subway … Davisville Neighbourhood Central Toronto continued…

  • neighbourhood image Lytton Park

    You don’t know what you’re missing if you haven’t lived in Lytton Park! An upscale and classy neighbourhood nestled between the affluent neighbourhoods of Lawrence Park, Yonge Street, Briar Hill Avenue, and Mona Drive, this upscale neighbourhood is home to … Lytton Park Neighbourhood Central Toronto continued…

  • neighbourhood image Lawrence Park

    Are you after style, glamour, and comfort? Then Lawrence Park is the place for you, and it’s as good as it gets! This neighbourhood is ranked among the most prosperous in Canada. Lawrence Park lies warmly nestled between Bedford Park, … Lawrence Park Neighbourhood Central Toronto continued…

  • neighbourhood image Allenby

    Located west of Avenue Road, south of Briar Hill Avenue, and north of Eglinton Avenue West, this charming neighbourhood provides the perfect nesting place for raising families, with its alluring and captivating homes, amazing shopping and recreational facilities, and excellent … Allenby Neighbourhood Central Toronto continued…

East Toronto Neighbourhoods

  • neighbourhood image The Beaches

    Located on the east side of the Old City of Toronto, the Beaches is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Ontario. The boundaries of the neighborhood are from Victoria Park to the east to Kingston Road on the … The Beaches Neighbourhood East Toronto continued…

  • neighbourhood image Leslieville

    Leslieville is a quiet East End neighbourhood in Toronto and part of the broader area of South Riverdale. Thanks to ongoing gentrification, it is considered the ‘next big thing’ or ‘Toronto’s Brooklyn’. With its new restaurants, relaxing cafes and quaint … Leslieville Neighbourhood East Toronto continued…

  • neighbourhood image Riverdale

    Riverdale, once called Riverside, is a diverse community named after the city park, which is a landmark in the area. Today, Riverdale attracts young affluent professionals looking for quaint Victorian homes close to downtown. Its colourful shopping districts and tall … Riverdale Neighbourhood East Toronto continued…

  • neighbourhood image Riverside

    Riverside, formerly known as Queen Broadview Village, is a small multicultural and mixed-income neighbourhood located within the larger neighbourhood of South Riverdale. Nestled between downtown, the Film District, Danforth Avenue and the Beaches, Riverside District is named after the Don … Riverside Neighbourhood East Toronto continued…

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