Spend a Weekend in Markham

Girl Checking into hotel with her dog

Looking for a weekend getaway? Markham’s got what you’re looking for – whether you want to be outside in nature, get pampered, or get creative! Check out our list of things to do and places to stay on your next Markham getaway for a weekend you won’t forget!



Flato Markham Theatre

Streetview of Flato Markham Theatre on Sunny Day

Website: www.flatomarkhamtheatre.ca

Location: 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham, ON L3R 8G5


Flato Markham Theatre is York Region’s premiere Performing Arts venue located in the crown of Markham. The theatre is best known for its performances in performance arts and drama. Check out their website to see what’s on the schedule during your time in Markham!


Markham has dozens of beautiful trails perfect for walking, running, cycling – you name it! With over 22km of scenic pathways and 12 bridges, you’ll definitely want to plan a visit to one. Don’t forget to stop by a bridge during sunset for some amazing pictures!

To get more information on all our favourite trails, visit here: https://visitmarkham.ca/get-outside/

Downtown Markham

Website: www.downtownmarkham.ca

Located in the core of the city, Downtown Markham is steps away from hotels, restaurants/bars, theatres, the Pan Am Centre, one of Markham’s Go Stations, and more. While walking around, you’ll see $25 million of thought-provoking art found showcased amongst the stores and restaurants. You won’t get bored in Downtown Markham.

First Markham Place

Website: https://ww4.firstmarkhamplace.com/

Location: 3255 Hwy 7, Markham, ON L3R 3P9


First Markham Place is an amazing shopping center with over 180 retail stores! It consists of an indoor mall attached to a strip plaza. From shopping to eating to having fun, there is plenty to do both inside as well as on the strip.

For a list of things to do and places to eat at First Markham Place, click here: https://visitmarkham.ca/a-day-at-first-markham-place/

Arched walkway looking at First Markham Place

Aerial Tours – iFlyToTO

Website: www.iflytoto.com

Location: 2833 16th Ave, Markham, ON L3R 0P8, Canada


iFlyToTO is an upscale leisure tour company that provides affordable aerial tours to prime locations in Ontario leaving from Buttonville Airport in Markham. Their packages offer tours to the Niagara region, Muskoka, Collingwood, and more. They even have sunset packages – perfect for a romantic date night. Check out their website for more details and to make a booking!

Go Place

Website:  www.goplace.com

Location: 3275 Hwy 7 Unit 2 Markham, ON L3R 3P9 (First Markham Place)


We had to give Go Place a shout-out of its own due to all the rave it is getting on social media! The Go Place is a luxury leisure club & spa that is open 24/7, all year round. Admission is only $69.95 to get access to their Bath Houses, Saunas, Resting Rooms & more with a small additional fee of $15 if you check out after 2AM. You can also book massages, facials, and other body treatments. Check out their website for more details and to book you’re a spot on your next trip to Markham!


Markham has many amazing options for golfing – whether you are looking for outdoor golf courses, indoor simulators, vacation packages, or golf shops. In Markham, you can golf year-round.

Click here for a breakdown of everything golf related that Markham has to offer: https://visitmarkham.ca/golf-in-markham/


Markham has over 16 hotels to choose from! Depending on your itinerary, you’ll be able to find a conveniently located hotel at the perfect price point. All the hotels are located in popular locations with easy access to public transit, major highways, and tourist attractions.

Click here for more information on all the great hotels in Markham: https://visitmarkham.ca/where-to-stay/


Comfort Inn Toronto Northeast

Address: 8330 Woodbine Ave, Markham, ON L3R 2N8


Courtyard by Marriott Toronto Markham

Address: 65 Minthorn Blvd, Markham, ON L3T 7Y9


Courtyard by Marriott Toronto Northeast/Markham

Address: 7095 Woodbine Ave, Markham, ON L3R 1A3


Edward Hotel Markham

Address: 50 E Valhalla Dr, Markham, ON L3R 0A3


Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Toronto Markham

Address: 52 Bodrington Ct, Markham, ON L6G 0A9


Hilton Garden Inn Toronto/Markham

Address: 300 Commerce Valley Dr E, Thornhill, ON L3T 7X3


Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa

Address: 8500 Warden Ave., Markham, ON L6G 1A5


Homewood Suites by Hilton Toronto-Markham

Address: 50 Bodrington Ct, Markham, ON L6G 0A9


Liberty Suites

Address: 7191 Yonge St #1201, Thornhill, ON L3T 0C7


Monte Carlo Inn & Suites – Downtown Markham

Address: 7255 Warden Ave., Markham, ON L3R 1B4


Monte Carlo Inn – Toronto Markham

Address: 8900 Woodbine Ave, Markham, ON L3R 5K6


Park Inn by Radisson Toronto-Markham

Address: 555 Cochrane Dr, Markham, ON L3R 8E3


Residence Inn by Marriott Toronto Markham

Address: 55 Minthorn Blvd, Markham, ON L3T 7Y9


Sonesta ES Suites Toronto

Address: 355 South Park Rd, Thornhill, ON L3T 7W2


Toronto Marriott Markham

Address: 170 Enterprise Blvd, Markham, ON L6G 0E6


TownPlace Suites by Marriott Toronto Northeast/Markham

Address: 7095 Woodbine Ave, Markham, ON L3R 1A3




Hotel Bathroom Sink and Mirror
Pictured: Toronto Hilton/Markham Suites Conference Centre






Hotel Room
Pictured: Courtyard by Marriott Toronto Northeast/Markham






Hotel Lobby
Pictured: Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Markham

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