Your Guide to Hamilton
Apartments and Homes for Rent
Hamilton, Ontario is a suburb of Toronto and has a population over one half million. Due to its significant size and its proximity to Toronto, Hamilton can offer its residents quite a bit in the way of entertainment and job opportunities. If you're thinking of relocating to Hamilton, check out this guide to the city and to finding the Hamilton apartment rental that is right for you.
What to See and Do in Hamilton
You'll find it easy to stay busy while you rent an apartment in Hamilton, no matter your interests. Hamilton has seven unique museums, including historic sites like the Griffin House and Battlefield House Museum and Park, as well as a military museum and children's museum. Dundurn Castle is another impressive historic site. Hamilton's reputation as an art hub has grown significantly. The Art Gallery of Hamilton and the McMaster Museum of Art are just two places to take in historic and contemporary artworks. Smaller galleries are opening up in the downtown area and bringing new life to downtown shops and restaurants. The newly opened Downtown Arts Centre and the Community Centre for Media Arts add to the creative community of the city, as well. Lake Ontario makes boating and water sports accessible, and the city's many parks provide great recreation spaces for
residents of Hamilton apartments.
Where to Find a Great Hamilton Apartment
There are a variety of neighborhoods in which to search for the Hamilton apartment rental that meets your needs. Renting a Hamilton apartment downtown gives you access to the growing art community. Hess Village offers great night life and charming cobblestone streets, as well as great dining. Other cultural areas of the city include Ancaster, Dundas, and Westdale. For diverse neighborhoods and great ethnic restaurants and shops, look for Hamilton apartments for rent in the East End. Renting an apartment near or on the waterfront can be more expensive, but is ideal for active outdoor enthusiasts.
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