Posh neighborhood situated along Lake Ontario that offers sweeping views of the Lake and Sixteen Mile Creek.

Welcome to Oakville

An affluent waterfront community along Lake Ontario with lovely green spaces

Oakville is a posh neighborhood situated along Lake Ontario that offers sweeping views of the Lake and Sixteen Mile Creek. A town steeped in history that once centered around shipbuilding from the 1820s up until the 1990s, this sought-after suburb 36 km southwest of Toronto and 32 km east of Hamilton is an ideal community to call home, especially for commuters. Professionals can reach either city by easy access to major highways or GO Train. 

Residents can find luxury in all price points. Strong community connections, numerous green spaces along the water, and top-notch dining make it a wonderful place to live.

What to Love

  • Luxury waterfront living along Lake Ontario
  • Many green spaces and walkways to connect with nature
  • A wide selection of excellent dining options
  • Easy access to the big city amenities of Toronto

Local Lifestyle

Oakville is a charming upscale suburb of Toronto along Lake Ontario with great weather, countless parks, manicured waterfront walkways, stellar dining, and rich history. Professionals, families, and retirees can all agree that this city with a small-town feel is one of the best places in Canada to live.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Oakville is bustling with fantastic restaurants, many along Lakeshore Road downtown and a few blocks up from the waterfront. Season Restaurant has an eclectic menu serving a delicious variety of seafood, pasta, steaks, and more to please any appetite. At Oliver’s Steakhouse, diners can order their steak and seafood dishes cooked to perfection and paired with excellent wine. For those that enjoy Mediterranean cuisine, the Colossus Greek Taverna creates tasty traditional Greek food in a cozy atmosphere that is a local favorite. A popular spot for grabbing a great cup of coffee and a fantastic place to meet up with others is Tribeca Coffee Co.

Another hip and fun area for high-quality dining choices and shopping is Bronte Village. Bronte is a quaint neighborhood along Bronte Harbour with a lovely marina, paths for walking, fabulous restaurants, and a park. Downtown, there are many high-end retail stores such as Anthropologie, MUST BoutiqueBluboho, and Lululemon for your shopping pleasure.

Things To Do

Oakville is a fantastic community to live in for residents enjoying city amenities, many parks, and an active lifestyle. The best way to admire the views is by walking or running along one of the many winding pathways that hug the lake. Avid sailors will enjoy the Oakville Club to connect with other members passionate about sailing. In addition, members have access to racquet sports, swimming, fun events, and dining along Sixteen Mile Creek. Next door, you have the Oakville Lawn Bowling Club, the historic Oakville Museum, and Lakeside Park.

Tannery Park is a lovely green space where the mouth of Sixteen Mile Creek meets Lake Ontario. There is a walkway for those to walk, run, or enjoy sweeping views of the lake. There are many hiking trails, with Sixteen Mile Creek Trail, Bronte Creek Trail, and Joshua’s Creek Trail the most favored among locals. Golf lovers will be delighted to play at the Glen Abbey Golf Club, one of the best courses in Canada and home to the Golf Hall of Fame.


Oakville has outstanding schools served by the Halton District School Board and a few notable colleges.