Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Kentville

The area's theater scene and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Kentville. This city is well-known for its golfing and parks. 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 Kentville

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Kentville has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Eagle Crest Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Coldbrook Provincial Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Ken-Wo Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Fox Hill Cheese House (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Gaspereau Vineyards (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Valley Drive-In (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kentville

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kentville is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kentville Bird Sanctuary (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Lockhart and Ryan Memorial Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Coldbrook Provincial Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Robie Tufts Nature Centre (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Kentville

The nearest airport is in Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), located 49.7 mi (79.9 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Kentville?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 23 house rentals around Kentville. From 5 cottage rentals to 5 house 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 Kentville is on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Kentville Agricultural Centre and Blair House Museum: 34 home rentals
  • Kings County Museum: 32 home rentals
  • Island Green Golf Club: 33 home rentals
  • Coldbrook Provincial Park: 28 home rentals
  • CentreStage Theatre: 30 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kentville 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 Cottages in Kentville?

Yes, of course. Vrbo Canada has 5 Cottages in Kentville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kentville include:

  • Houses: 5 lodging choices
  • Bed & breakfasts: 5 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 5 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kentville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation homes with pool available in Kentville.