Home to Ashbridges Bay and the city's largest stretch of sand and boardwalk along the Toronto waterfront. The commercial district of Queen Street East lies at the heart of The Beaches community, characterized by a large number of independent specialty stores. The side streets are predominantly lined with some of Toronto's most beautiful tree lined streets and homes. This community offers some of the best schools in the east end of the city.
There is an extensive park system along the waterfront with Kew Gardens extending up to Queen Street. Every July, the neighborhood hosts and celebrates the Beaches International Jazz Festival, drawing thousands to the area. Queen Street East is lined with quaint and quirky stores and a cool collection of bars and restaurants. If you are looking for a charming laid-back location with a vintage vibe, this is it!