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Toronto Islands

9 Queens Quay West, Jack Layton Ferry Terminal, Toronto, Ontario M5J 2H3, Canada
+1 416-555-8987
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Park consisting of four main islands and containing trails, beaches and children's amusement rides.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ferry ride” (433 reviews)
“amusement park” (378 reviews)
“centre island” (416 reviews)
9 Queens Quay West, Jack Layton Ferry Terminal, Toronto, Ontario M5J 2H3, Canada
Downtown West
+1 416-555-8987
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Nice ferry ride to the park which was filled with bikers, joggers and walkers on a hot Toronto weekend

Thank Waynegourmet
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We spent a lovely day on Vancouver island. The ferry doesn't take long at all (or cost much), and once on the other side you get a great view of the Toronto skyline. We went to middle beach thinking the island woudl be big, but...More

Thank ilovejellybabies33
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great get a way for the area. We had one day in Toronto and decided to spend it here. This is a walking, biking place. Wear good shoes. You can rent bikes, swim in the pools or the multiple beaches, walk out...More

Thank MassachusettsRes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We read about the islands before visiting Toronto and I'm so glad we made the effort to go. Taking the public ferry will save you money, especially if you're traveling with a group. The ride is short and you only need a ticket to get...More

Thank Cheryl K
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We went to wards island and walked to centre island as others had mentioned on trip advisor. When we got to the harbour the queues were long for centre island and the ferries were really packed. The ferries go every 15 minutes so you don't...More

Thank Sally G
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We travelled out to the island on a beautiful hot day. The islands offer a good mix of sun and shade and ample places to sit and have a picnic which is what we were aiming to do. I can also highly recommend walking along...More

1  Thank Geoff T
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Hard to believe it's right beside downtown. Beautiful park for a walk, bike ride, or beach day with skyline views in the background.

Thank AC_A340
Reviewed 13 August 2016

we visited the park while vacation in Toronto. The park is clean and well maintained. the ferry ride is short and offer a nice view of Toronto skyline. we spent about hours that. there is an amusement park, a pirate boat ride, a tram ride,...More

1  Thank sevenrtysixers
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Booked tickets online and made our way to the ferry avoiding the lineup. The trip to the Island gave us a growing view of the Toronto skyline and once across we took in the whole of downtown TO, which was breathtaking. I would recommend to...More

Thank mundus-eo-ire-itum
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Happened to come by this place last Summer and loved it! It is nice to see that Toronto has such amazing hidden gems

Thank Alibhais_from_TO
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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26 August 2017|
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Response from Knightoffice | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Toronto's bike share has bikes all over the city that you can rent very cheaply
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8 August 2017|
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Response from Carol A | Reviewed this property |
Only until about Canadian Thanksgiving weekend. Check the schedule. The ferry stops after that.
26 July 2017|
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Response from Sarah E | Reviewed this property |
As of 21st July you could only access Wards Island if you had an activity or accommodation pre-booked. However, there were plenty of people on the ferry with bikes but the road signs indicated that roads were closed. The... More