Welcome to Caledon
The Hamptons of The North
Located within the Greater Toronto Area is the gem of Caledon. This beautiful area is quickly growing in popularity due to the spacious properties and grand homes that are taking over neighborhoods. Though Caledon is mostly a rural area, it’s beginning to grow into a more urban center. Currently, the population stands at about 66,000 people and is projected to increase as more residents and businesses are drawn to the surrounding areas.
Originally an agricultural center, Caledon has rich land and tons of natural beauty. Its scenic views and small-town charm make it a lovely place to settle down and raise a family. Located about an hour outside of downtown Toronto, Caledon offers residents privacy and calm away from the big city while still remaining fairly close. Residents can easily commute to the city, whether it be for work, shopping, or other needs and occasions.
What to Love
- Stunning estates on beautiful pieces of land
- Picturesque views and lush surroundings
- Welcoming feel with a rustic country charm
Caledon gives residents the opportunity to live a low-key, relaxed life. One of the best ways to describe this area is “charming” — with its calm feel and plenty of beautiful, open lands, residents can live a peaceful life while still being close to larger nearby cities. With one of the lowest population densities in the area, Caledon is the perfect spot for those who love to get outdoors and enjoy quiet time in nature. There are also bigger towns nearby, such as Bolton, Caledon East, and Mayfield West, to explore.
Dining, Entertainment, and Shopping
Caledon has lots of local restaurants, cafes, and bars for residents to enjoy. One fantastic spot is Four Corners Bakery
, where locals love to visit for their wide array of hearty lunch dishes. There are meats, cheeses, pasta, and sauces galore, so this is a fantastic spot to grab a savory meal. Four Corners also has an extensive selection of mouthwatering bakery items for guests to try, including croissants and strudel. It’s a great place to satisfy your sweet tooth!
Spirit Tree Estate Cidery
is another cool local spot to check out. Diners here get to experience a delicious meal within a charming and friendly atmosphere. Spirit Tree also has a lovely patio area to enjoy during the warm weather season — it’s the perfect spot to catch up with friends and family. Spirit Tree offers classics with a twist, such as Loaded Gnocchi, Bacon Me Crazy Grill Cheese Sandwich, and their classic and delicious Spirit Tree Pizza. Be sure to enjoy your meal with a refreshing glass of one of their many ciders that are made on-site!
The areas around Caledon feature shopping centers that are ideal for busy residents who need to run some errands. SmartCentres Bolton
has great stores selling everyday necessities, including Walmart, Sally Beauty, The Beer Store, Sherwin Williams, and more. Residents can easily swing by and pick up anything they may need on a day-to-day basis.
Things to Do
Caledon and the surrounding areas offer lots of activities for residents to take part in! One popular activity is visiting the abundance of farmers' markets in the area. With tons of fresh produce, delicious cheeses, savory pastries, and other hand-made and freshly grown goods, these markets are ideal for picking up groceries and gifts.
Another lovely activity is taking a trip to Millcroft Inn & Spa
. This secluded spot is perfect for a romantic weekend getaway. Visitors can explore acres of land, experience exquisite dining, visit the state-of-the-art spa and soak in soothing hot spring pools.
Caledon and its surrounding areas offer strong school districts with dedicated faculty and staff. King’s College School
is one incredible option for parents to look into for their children. This private school offers a nurturing environment for students to explore their passions while growing both academically and socially with their peers. With an average class size of 12 or fewer students, parents can be certain that their children will receive personalized attention that will help them succeed.