Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Galiano

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Galiano. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the whale watching, spas and local tours. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Galiano

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Galiano a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mistaken Identity Vineyards (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Salt Spring Island Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Salt Spring Vineyards (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Gary Oak Winery (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Garry Oaks Winery (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Pender Island Golf and Country Club (11 mi / 17.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Galiano

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Galiano is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ballingall Islets Nature Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Montague Harbour Marine Provincial Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Bodega Ridge Provincial Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Wallace Island Marine Provincial Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Dionisio Point Provincial Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Cusheon Lake (8.1 mi / 13 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Galiano

Fly into Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), the closest airport, located 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Mayne Island, BC (YAV-Miners Bay Seaplane Base), which is 8.8 mi (14.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Galiano?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 158 vacation rentals near Galiano. From 104 houses to 38 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Galiano for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Galiano?

Whether you're traveling 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 Galiano:

  • Downtown Vancouver: 323 vacation rentals
  • East Side: 566 vacation rentals
  • West Side: 614 vacation rentals
  • Sunset: 20 vacation rentals
  • Richmond City Centre: 47 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Galiano?

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

  • Ballingall Islets Nature Park: 294 vacation rentals
  • Montague Harbour Marine Provincial Park: 296 vacation rentals
  • Bodega Ridge Provincial Park: 214 vacation rentals
  • Saturna Recreation and Cultural Centre: 247 vacation rentals
  • Dionisio Point Provincial Park: 187 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Galiano listed on Vrbo UK 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 Galiano?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 104 Houses in Galiano. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Galiano include:

  • Cottages: 38 rentals available
  • Cabins: 38 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 38 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Galiano?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 55 vacation rentals with pool available in Galiano. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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