Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Port Elgin

The beaches and lake create a pretty picture of Port Elgin. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bird watching, camping and boating. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Port Elgin

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Port Elgin has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Piper's Glen Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Holiday Golf Club (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • South Port Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Saugeen Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Chippewa Golf & Country Club (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Bruce Power Visitors' Centre (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Port Elgin

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 76°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Port Elgin

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Port Elgin is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Port Elgin Beach (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • MacGregor Point Provincial Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Dennys Dam Conservation Area (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Ascent Aerial Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)

Can I find a vacation rental around Port Elgin?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 21 vacation rentals near Port Elgin. From 8 cottage rentals to 8 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Port Elgin for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Cottages in Port Elgin?

Yes, of course. Vrbo Canada has 8 Cottages in Port Elgin. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Port Elgin include:

  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Houses: 19 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 8 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Port Elgin?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Port Elgin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.