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575 Rossland Road E, Whitby, ON L1N 2M8


Getting Heretop

By Car

From Toronto and west - Take Highway 401 east and exit on Brock Street (exit 410) or Thickson Road (exit 412) interchanges

From Kingston and east - Take Highway 401 west and exit on Thickson Road (exit 412) or Brock Street (exit 410) interchanges

From the North - Take Highways 400 or 404 south to Highway 401 take Highway 401 east and exit on Brock Street (exit 410) or Thickson Road (exit 412) interchanges

By Train

Whitby is conveniently located on the Lakeshore East GO Transit route. As one of North America’s premier transportation systems, GO Transit links the Greater Toronto Area to the downtown core. GO Transit offers service throughout the day between Whitby and Downtown Toronto. During the morning and afternoon rush hour, commuters can travel between these two destinations in just 35 minutes.

By Bike

Whitby is part of the Waterfront Trail connecting communities along Lake Ontario from Niagara-on-the-Lake to the Quebec. Visit the Waterfront Regeneration Trust website to learn more about this scenic route. To plan your travel using a combination of both bike and train, visit

Amenities near the Abilities Centretop

Whitby is home to a number of hotels conveniently located near the 401 and minutes from Abilities Centre. Within a ten-minute driving radius of Whitby, there are many hotels. Combined, these hotels offer more than 1200 rooms.

For more information on accommodations in Durham Region, visit the Durham Hotel Association website.


Port Whitby Marina
Located on one of the finest natural harbours on Lake Ontario, Port Whitby Marina is an award-winning marina operated by the Town of Whitby with year-round services. Surrounded by acres of parkland and trails, the marina is close to beaches, restaurants and attractions. Salmon and trout fishing, and sailing charters are available on site. Take a stroll or short bike ride to local restaurants, pubs, grocery store and liquor store located within minutes of the marina. The Town of Whitby offers all of the amenities of a large urban centre with a small town friendly atmosphere!

Parks, Trails and Splash Pads
There are many ways for residents and visitors to experience Whitby's parkland assets. The Town maintains 120 parks with 385 hectares of active parkland, over 405 hectares of passive open space, and approximately 60 kilometres of trails. beaches, gazebos and picnic areas are wonderful places to relax and enjoy your leisure time. To stay active try one of our Skateboard parks, splash pads, sports fields or tennis courts.

There are many fine golf courses located in Whitby catering to all levels of participant.

Where to Eattop

Where to Shoptop

Pay a visit to Downtown Whitby and Downtown Brooklin and indulge in an opportunity to savour a culinary adventure with tastes from around the world, and to discover distinctive shops and services in two charming Downtowns. These downtowns offer a wide array of restaurants, clothing stores, entertainment facilities, health and wellness providers, financial services and home furnishings. Upscale or casual dining establishments, fashion boutiques, cafés, studios, sports stores offer a variety of products and services. Stroll along the verandas of Pearson Lanes, a unique development of historical homes that house individual boutiques.


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