Discover a selection of 336 vacation rentals in Nanaimo, BC that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including kids' high chair and dryer. Prices start at C$ 90 per night, and villa rentals and cabin rentals are popular options for a stay in Nanaimo. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Nanaimo

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Nanaimo?

Whether you want a cozy retreat for you and your sweetie or somewhere roomy to fit the family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Nanaimo. Here are a couple we think you'll like:

  • "Water Front~vancouver Island~ Enchanting Panoramic Views" is popular with guests. Around 19 kilometers from Nanaimo, it has 2 bedrooms and loads of useful amenities, including a nearby hospital and nearby ecotour services.
  • Another appealing choice is "Luxury Romantic Designer Suite On Trendy Main Street", which is around 64 kilometers from Nanaimo. Featuring 1 bedroom, a nearby marina and a toaster, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and content.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Nanaimo vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Nanaimo?

You need only open the door to our tiny house vacation rentals in Nanaimo to find out that good things really do come in little packages. Designed to make use of every square inch of space, these pocket-sized digs deliver a big vacation experience:

  • Experience a simpler way of living at "Waterfront Tiny House Sweet - Suite". Amenities at this hideaway in Juan de Fuca Electoral Area include a firepit, a nearby waterfront and more.
  • "Coziest Cultus Tiny Home | 2min Drive To Lake" comes with a range of comforts, such as a garden and a swimming pool. Located in Lindell Beach, you'll be able to live big in this small yet comfy hideaway.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Nanaimo?

Choose a wonderful log cabin from the many in or around Nanaimo and you'll soon be inside your timber-clad hideaway, vino in hand, relaxing in front of a crackling fire. But adventure is right outside your door too. These cabins promise the perfect blend of comfort and fun:

  • "Log Cabin Fully Equipped. Couples": This is an ideal base to enjoy some of the fabulous outdoor activities this area has to offer, including snowboarding and kayaking.
  • "Lakefront Log Cabin With A Modern Flare": Spend your getaway taking advantage of all the creature comforts at this escape. When it's time to get outdoors, kayaking and fishing are some fun things to do.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Nanaimo?

Nothing tops squeezing in a quick break to make you feel alive again. Pack your overnight bag and enjoy a breather at one of these irresistible weekend getaways in and around Nanaimo:

  • Spend a few days at "Ocean Front, Spectacular Views", which is around 40 kilometers to the north of Nanaimo. There's plenty of adventure and nature to discover around here. Try horse riding and ice skating or simply delight in the sights of Roberts Memorial Provincial Park and Lighthouse Park.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a short and sweet break at "Halfmoon Bay Cottage - Privacy And Spectacular Views". Stay in and enjoy its creature comforts, or head out for some cross-country skiing and snowboarding. When you're ready to explore more of the area, organize a visit to Porteau Cove Provincial Park and Milner Gardens and Woodland. This charming vacation rental is around 40 kilometers north of Nanaimo.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Nanaimo?

Studio apartments may be small, but they pack a big punch when it comes to location and convenience. Throw your bags down at one of these popular studio apartments in and around Nanaimo:

  • Chill by yourself or take a few buddies along to "Ocean Front, Spectacular Views". You'll have plenty of amenities at your disposal, including a smart TV and a firepit.
  • Another fantastic option is "Dream By The Fireplace In Our Lovely Log Home". Don't let its modest size fool you — this cozy apartment is filled with useful amenities like a stovetop, heating and plenty more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Nanaimo?

From affordable apartments to extravagant houses, Vrbo has your quick escape sorted. Here are some of our top picks in and around Nanaimo:

  • Within close reach of central Nanaimo, "Romantic - Ultimatebnb: 5 Star Luxury W" welcomes short-term guests. When you're not holed up in your comfortable digs, get out and discover all the fun stuff around you.
  • "Ocean Front Cottage In Sooke On Vancouver Island Kayaking Hot Tub" is also ideally located. Settle in here and find out why guests rate this property highly.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Nanaimo?

Whether spent in a cabin, an apartment or a lodge, a romantic weekend getaway is a wonderful way to spice up your love life. Whisk your honey away for a couple of leisurely days at one of these enticing escapes in or near Nanaimo:

  • Located around 19 kilometers from Nanaimo, "Water Front~vancouver Island~ Enchanting Panoramic Views" is the ideal place for starry-eyed couples. A fireplace and a resort are just some of the amenities here.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few relaxing days together is "Private Oceanfront Studio With Amazing Mountain Views". Located 26 kilometers from Nanaimo, a fireplace and a nearby bay add to the atmosphere here.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Nanaimo?

If you need a break from the daily grind, you'll find some superb house rentals in the waterfront neighborhood of Departure Bay. It's around 5 kilometers from central Nanaimo and an ideal place to get away for a relaxing couple of days. Stephenson Point is another sought-after destination for a weekend getaway. You'll discover this waterfront neighborhood around 5 kilometers from Nanaimo.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Nanaimo?

Share your trip and have even more fun. Whether you're organizing an active escape with your besties or a big family gathering, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and near Nanaimo:

  • You'll have enough room to move at "Castle In The Sky Ocean View Luxurious". Around 24 kilometers southeast of Nanaimo, this expansive retreat has 7 bedrooms that sleep up to 18 guests. Amenities include a fireplace and a kitchen.
  • "Eagle Haven Parksville: Your Oceanfront Retreat" is another terrific option. It's around 32 kilometers to the northwest of Nanaimo, has 5 bedrooms and welcomes up to 12 guests. A garden and a kitchen are just a couple of things designed to make your stay even more memorable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Nanaimo?

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can have, a pool is easily the most fun. Have a look at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Nanaimo and spend your time splashing around. Just remember to bring your inflatable pizza slice:

  • Pack your swimming gear and take your gang to "Designer's Luxury Sechelt Beach House". There are plenty of other convenient amenities here, including a stereo and a balcony.
  • Spend leisurely days splashing around or just kicking back by the water at "Walk - On Oceanfront "harlequin House" Retreat In French Creek". This property is also a firm favorite and features a stereo, nearby birdwatching activities and more.

Nanaimo has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures hovering between 55null and 65null. But you don't have to wait until summer to visit. Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Nanaimo vacation rental and organize your getaway for any time of year.