The ideal Canadian neighbourhood.

Welcome to Summerhill

Summerhill is one of the most desirable neighbourhoods in Toronto, due to its variety of opulent homes available for homeowners, its central location located just north of Downtown Toronto, and its tree-lined streets providing refuge for excellent restaurants and boutiques. Summerhill is designed to create convenient living close to numerous parks and green spaces, Downtown Toronto’s endless entertainment options, and top-rated schools. It has become one of the most attractive places to live in the Toronto metropolitan area. As a result, residents are provided with the best of both worlds: suburban living at its finest just moments from desirable retail, cuisine, and entertainment. Its walkable streets make it easy to travel to local natural spaces like Balfour Park and the Rosehill Reservoir, as well as numerous playgrounds, pools, and waterfalls.  

What to Love

  • Direct access to Downtown Toronto
  • Pedestrian-friendly and tree-lined streets 
  • Beautiful homes and buildings in a mixture of old and contemporary designs
  • Lots of things to see and do

Local Lifestyle

Summerhill is popular among young couples who are starting their families but still want access to Toronto’s vibrant entertainment spots. Residents in Summerhill take advantage of the calmness of their neighbourhood while still being close to downtown’s bustling nature. Summerhill’s walkable streets and nearby public transportation stops make commuting to and from work easy and convenient.
The neighbourhood boasts many thriving, family-owned businesses, restaurants, and shops, and residents can visit these locations any day. Summerhill locals are laid-back and welcoming and often enjoy spending time together, whether at a nearby park, eatery, or festival.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Summerhill residents have a wide selection of dining, entertainment, and shopping spots to choose from. Locals love going to Summerhill Market to grab essential ingredients needed to create a flavorsome and delightful meal at home. The market’s well-kept aisles offer a variety of goods, including fresh produce, organic items, and more. 
Create a new wardrobe at Ellie Mae Studios. This upscale shop features a curated collection of high-end women’s apparel and accessories. Afterward, grab a drink with friends at The Rebel House. This multi-level locale features a wide range of delicious libations and a vast menu of pub-style classics like burgers and wings. 
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Things to Do

Summerhill locals love spending their free time outdoors, as the community features some of Toronto’s most calming and relaxing spots. David A. Balfour Park’s well-maintained trails provide a sense of privacy and quiet as hikers wind their way through uphill stretches into a forested ravine. Tennis players enjoy Ramsden Park for its numerous courts. The park also features a beloved dog park. Parks with playgrounds or large open spaces include Sergeant Ryan Russell Parkette, Pricefield Road Playground, and Lionel Conacher Park


Well-known schools in Summerhill include:

  • Cottingham Junior Public School (Grades JK–6)
  • Brown Junior Public School (Grades JK–6)
  • Deer Park Junior and Senior Public School (Grades JK–8)
  • Northern Secondary School (Grades 9–12)
  • Davisville Junior Public School (Early Immersion Grades JK-6)
  • Brown Junior Public School (Early Immersion Grades JK–6)



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