Don't let the lush natural surroundings at Ravines on Lawrence fool you, Midtown Toronto's finest urban amenities are all just moments away. The many shops and restaurants of Yorkdale Shopping Centre are mere minutes to the northeast, not to mention other fine shopping destinations such as North York Sheridan Mall and Lawrence Square Shopping Centre, all close by. There are a number of wonderful public and separate schools within easy walking distance, and those with college-bound children will love the convenient proximity to York University and nearby Seneca College.
It's easy to stay healthy with Humber River Regional Hospital. Opening in 2015, the newly renovated hospital campus at the nearby intersection of Keele and Highway 401 will be one of the largest, most technologically advanced health care facilities in the nation. If you haven't gotten enough nature in your own backyard, there are a number of wonderful parks and golf courses nearby, such as Dowsview Park, Eglinton Flats Park, Weston Golf & Country Club, Oakdale Golf and Country Club and more.
Ravines on Lawrence also provides easy access to highways 400 and 401, Lawrence West Subway Station and TTC buses, so there's never any trouble getting around the GTA from this ideal urban location.