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Centre Island

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Address: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: 416-203-0405
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activities: Picnicking, Sailing
Description: Get away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Toronto: ride a bike or...
Get away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Toronto: ride a bike or take a turn on your blades on any of the many trails located on the island.
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Fun Family Day

We enjoyed the beach. Centerville - for young kids. Our kids 6,9,12 did not enjoy this part at all. We enjoyed all the open spaces and watching the boats come in. Food is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Richmond Hill, Canada
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Richmond Hill, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed the beach. Centerville - for young kids. Our kids 6,9,12 did not enjoy this part at all. We enjoyed all the open spaces and watching the boats come in. Food is expensive and not enough sit down eating places to handle all the people. Would have loved to find coffee.... Ferry runs often. The beach made it all... More 

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bobcaygeon, ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

washrooms were in abundance and clean, horticultural amazing. Ferry trips were quick. Very good Toronto Parks

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

The park was very well kept and manicured. The greenery was very pretty and it had a very picturesque view looking at the skyline. Would be a great place to bike around or take the little ones to the carnival rides at amusement park

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Centre Island is a great spot to get away from the hustle and bustle of Toronto. With many beaches, parks, and other recreational areas, there is no shortage of ways to relax here. Biking around to reach everything is a worthy activity by itself. While most of the sights of Toronto will have you dealing with crowds in the city,... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Went over on the ferry to the islands. Wonderful views of the sky line looking back - take a camera! Once on the island there are activities for children but you can easily find a quiet area to wander or sit and enjoy the island. We went during the week - I understand it's very busy at the weekends so... More 

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Gatineau, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Love the island/ Will definitely return/ Petting Zoo ,gardens and walking the beaches was the highlight/ The ferry ride is a great way to see the skyscape of downtown Toronto.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Every year for the past 3 years, we have gone to Centre Island to watch our son compete in the Dragon Boat Race. The race usually takes place on the third weekend in June. It's very crowded but we can always find a spot to picnic and cheer their school team. There are a few food trucks offering different food... More 

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Toronto, Canada
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Easy to access by public transportation and a nice ferry ride to island. Lots of space to walk around and different things to see. I quite enjoyed the boardwalk and walking around the inhabited area.

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Toronto
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Centreville amusement park is a small, but beautifully maintained, family owned amusement park. I love the whole island, but I would say a stroll through this little gem is worth the trip. Great for a special trip with kids or with that special someone!

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

Despite having so many people visiting the island, the place isn't overwhelmingly crowded. A good place for a stroll or a bike ride, and to get away from the busy city for a day.

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Additional Information about Centre Island

Address: Address: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: 416-203-0405
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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