Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Petty Harbour getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Petty Harbour with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Petty Harbour

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Petty Harbour a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aquarena Fitness Centre (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Suncor Energy Fluvarium (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Admirals Green Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Clovelly Golf Club (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Petty Harbour

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Petty Harbour is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bowring Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Cape Spear National Historic Site (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Harbourside Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Signal Hill National Historic Site (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland Botanical Garden (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Pippy Park Headquarters (7.5 mi / 12 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Petty Harbour

The nearest airport is in St. John's, NL (YYT-St. John's Intl.), located 9.8 mi (15.8 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Petty Harbour?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 99 vacation rentals near Petty Harbour. From 68 house rentals to 28 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Petty Harbour are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Petty Harbour?

Vrbo Canada offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Petty Harbour. From Vrbo Canada travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Signal Hill National Historic Site: 120 vacation rentals
  • Fort Amherst Lighthouse: 120 vacation rentals
  • Quidi Vidi Lake: 120 vacation rentals
  • Fort Amherst: 120 vacation rentals
  • Quidi Vidi Battery: 120 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Petty Harbour 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 Petty Harbour?

Yes, of course. Vrbo Canada has 68 Houses in Petty Harbour. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Petty Harbour include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 28 rentals available
  • Cabins: 10 rentals available
  • Cottages: 10 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Petty Harbour?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Petty Harbour. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.