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About the beautiful Town of Oakville PDF Print E-mail

Oakville Town SquareWelcome to Oakville.  A vibrant and impressive community within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), the Town of Oakville is a beautiful lakeside community with a strong heritage, preserved and celebrated by residents and visitors alike. Incorporated in 1857, this striking town has become one of the most coveted residential and business centres in Ontario, and for good reason:

  • Great restaurants
  • Charming shopping districts
  • Outstanding entertainment
  • Proximity to Lake Ontario and recreational areas
  • Easy access via QEW, 403, 407 and GO Transit

sunset_at_coronation_parkThis thriving municipality of about 166,000 residents provides all the advantages of a well-serviced urban centre, while also maintaining its small-town ambiance. Along historical downtown streets, Oakville offers a mix of converted 19th century buildings which accommodate over 400 fine shops, services and restaurants.

A 30-minute drive from downtown Toronto, and an hour's drive from the U.S. border, Oakville boasts more than 1.4 million visitors annually.

Glenn AbbeyResidents and visitors enjoy theatre, dance, music and comedy performances at the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts. They can visit the museum at Erchless Estate, located in the home of the Chisolms, Oakville's founding family. Other points of interest include galleries, historical societies and local architecture, especially in heritage neighbourhoods.

 

Bronte HarbourEnjoy over 3,212 acres of park space, many with groomed hiking trails, or drop by a recreation centre which provides programs for all ages. For boaters, Oakville features two picturesque harbours with docks and slips for sail and powerboats.  For golfers, Oakville is home to the Glen Abbey Golf Club.

People who live here are proud of the quality of life this great community has to offer. In a recent survey of residents, 86 per cent said Oakville is a better place to live than anywhere else in the GTA. Ideally located in a beautiful natural setting, Oakville offers first-rate facilities and amenities. The outstanding range of lifestyle choices will continue to make this growing community one in which residents and businesses feel a sense of pride and connection.

Enjoy your stay in our fine community!

For more information visit www.oakvilletourism.ca or checkout the 2008-2009 Indulge in a Little Oakvile Visitor Guide


 
Accommodations PDF Print E-mail

For teams attending the Adam Fedourk Memorial CAN/AM Tournament, you can make accommodation arrangements with: 

 

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Holiday Inn & Suites Oakville @ Bronte is located just off the QEW at Bronte Road. The hotel is close to shopping, restaurants, downtown Oakville and commuter GO trains for those who want to visit downtown Toronto.

 The hotel is just 7 minutes from the Oakville Little League Field of Dreams where most of the tournament games will be played.

To make reservations, call the hotel directly at 905-842-5123.  

                                  Holiday Inn & Suites Oakville @ Bronte

                                                         2525 WYECROFT ROAD
                                                         Oakville, Ontario CanadaL6L 6P8 CANADA
                                                         L6L 6P8

                                                         Hotel Front Desk: 1.905.847.1000
                                                         Hotel Fax: 1.905.847.0032   

                                                         Web Site: http://www.hioakvillebronte.ca