Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Brantford

The area's live music and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Brantford. This city's hockey games, riverfront and restaurants draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Brantford

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Brantford has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • GWC Body (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Arrowdale Municipal Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Northridge Municipal Golf Course and Learning Centre (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Northfield Golf Centre (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Oaks of St.George Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Brantford Twin Valley Zoo (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Brantford

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Brantford. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bell Memorial Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Earl Haig Family Fun Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Lorne Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Lion's Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Whistling Gardens (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Brantford

The nearest airport is in Hamilton, ON (YHM-John C. Munro Hamilton Intl.), located 17.1 mi (27.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Kitchener, ON (YKF-Region of Waterloo Intl.), which is 22.7 mi (36.5 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Brantford Station.