Melanie's Guidebook

Bonjour and thank you for your interest in my home! Whether you are interested in staying in the heart of Leslieville or in the Beaches, one of my homes listed will hopefully meet your needs. I ... read more

Things to do in Toronto

489 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Rated as one of the top ten sites to see in Toronto by all of my Airbnb guests (over 60+ groups). A definite must see whilst in Toronto. Take the time to open the doors that look closed as they l... read more

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A large two block 3 level+ shopping mall which has a plethora of clothing stores, a food court, book stores, etc. Should you be looking for a particular store, I would advise looking at their webs... read more

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Very popular brunch hang out!!! Line ups can be over 1.5 hour wait on the weekends starting around 1030am - but they open early at 7:30am which is good for the early risers. They are best known f... read more

63 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Best homemade gelato and ice cream in Toronto!! Line ups become very long after dinner but you can bypass by buying a pint of ice cream from their freezer instead of a cone!! :)

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Prohibition has a diverse menu: my personal favourites are the smoked chicken nachos and the chicken lollipops. Drinks are cheap during "Hooch Hour" daily from 4pm to 7pm. Also, great bar and dan... read more

76 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Popular brunch location and highly recommended. Line ups can be long so my recommendation is to arrive before 10am on weekends!

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Great spot to take pictures of the Financial District sky line. In the winter the park features a large open skating rink and hill sliding. In the summer, it features great hiking trails, running... read more

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Great Pub if you want to grab a pint of beer and some food. Highly recommend the Kale salad (for the healthy eaters) and the wings. But I haven't been disappointed with anything on the menu!!

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This market features different ecclectic items to be purchased by local artists (vintage canoe paddles, vintage lamps, clothing, art, etc.) The Arts Market recently opened up a new location on Quee... read more

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The Best Apple Fritters you will ever have: apples are sliced, coated with funnel cake batter, deep fried and coated with sugar and cinnamon. Made fresh while you wait! A Leslieville must do!!!

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The Recreation Centre has a large park which features a kids fun park, a dog section, tennis & basketball courts and hosts many festivals during the summer. The centre itself has an indoor swimmin... read more

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Organic grocery store with a variety of organic fruits, vegetables and products including a fantastic selection of meats for the BBQ!! The selection of pre-made salads are amazing and super health... read more

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This Shoppers Drug Mart (located right beside me) is one of the only drug marts that offers a very good selection of groceries and fresh food in the city (vegetables, fruits, bakery, pasta, frozen ... read more

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A very cool store which features various nice things (and great non-kiitch souvenirs) made by local artists. I simply want to buy everything in that store!!!! Some of my personal favourites: Toro... read more


Hone Fitness

181 Carlaw Ave·Map·Hours·Website·

2 local Airbnb hosts recommend

For a low cost of $20 (for the entire month), you get access to a brand new, 2 level gym. You can also bring a friend for free every time you go (and it can be the same friend every day!!).