Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Gambier Island getaway

Experience the unique character of Gambier Island with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Cypress Mountain and Grouse Mountain are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Gambier Island

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Gambier Island a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cypress Mountain (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Grouse Mountain (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Furry Creek Golf and Country Club (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Party Ponies and Farm Ventures (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Bowen Golf Club (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Murrin Provincial Park (13 mi / 21 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gambier Island

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gambier Island is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crippen Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Porteau Cove Provincial Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Dorman Point (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Whytecliff Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Mount Elphinstone Provincial Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Cypress Provincial Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Gambier Island

The nearest airport is in Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.), located 23.1 mi (37.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Pender Harbour, BC (YPT-Pender Harbour Waterdrome), which is 29.9 mi (48.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Gambier Island?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 54 house rentals around Gambier Island. From 36 house rentals to 7 cabin rentals, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Gambier Island is on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gambier Island?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Gambier Island:

  • West Side: 601 vacation rentals
  • East Side: 551 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Vancouver: 323 vacation rentals
  • West End: 304 vacation rentals
  • International Village Mall: 162 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Gambier Island?

Vrbo Canada offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Gambier Island. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Granville Island Public Market: 1,135 home rentals
  • VanDusen Botanical Garden: 1,124 home rentals
  • Cypress Mountain: 1,078 home rentals
  • University of British Columbia: 1,092 home rentals
  • Waterfront Centre: 1,117 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gambier Island listed on Vrbo Canada where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Gambier Island?

Yes, of course. Vrbo Canada has 36 Houses in Gambier Island. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gambier Island include:

  • Cabins: 7 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 7 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 7 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Gambier Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 52 vacation homes with internet/wifi available in Gambier Island.

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