Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday rentals in Vancouver, BC, CA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and pool. Prices start at £ 45 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Vancouver. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Experience Vancouver like a local at your holiday let

The bustling, cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, in Canada's British Columbia, has got it all – a thriving food and nightlife scene, more museums and galleries than you could possibly see in one visit and deeply beautiful surrounding landscape of soaring mountains and the glistening Strait of Georgia. It doesn't matter whether you're coming to stay in a Vancouver holiday let on a romantic break, a historic getaway or an outdoor adventure holiday, you'll always find what you're looking for nearby. There's a reason why this city is voted one of the top destinations for travellers, year on year.


Sightseeing in and around Vancouver

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Vancouver has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Grouse Mountain (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Cypress Mountain (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Vancouver Aquarium (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Hastings Racecourse (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Playland Amusement Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Empire Fields (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
Outdoor activities

The great outdoors is just a stone's throw from your holiday let

From long stretches of beach to snow-capped mountains, you don't have to go far to experience the great outdoors. It's one of the only places where you could hit the snowy slopes in the morning and wax up your surfboard in the afternoon. In fact, there's plenty to do closer to your Vancouver holiday rental, like kayaking along the harbour or cycling along the water's edge in Stanley Park. Alternatively, you could leave the city behind and head out along the forested trails to spend a night under canvas – and the stars. There are few cities on earth that offer such close connections with the surrounding wilderness.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Vancouver

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Vancouver is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stanley Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • False Creek (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Sunset Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Vancouver False Creek Seawall (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • English Bay Beach (1.1 mi / 1.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Vancouver

The nearest airport is in Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.), located 6.7 mi (10.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 29.7 mi (47.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Vancouver Waterfront Station, Vancouver Pacific Central Station and Vancouver Rocky Mountaineer Station are the main stations in the city. You can get around Vancouver by jumping on the metro at Vancouver City Center Station, Granville Station or Burrard Station.

How to get around

Getting around Vancouver is a breeze

If you've nabbed one of the Vancouver holiday lets in the downtown area, you're in luck. It's one of the most walkable cities in Canada and you'll have no trouble hitting the attractions or the shops on foot. That said, there's plenty more to see further out, but thankfully, there are always taxis to be hailed. Alternatively, score yourself one of the rentals at the airport so you can have the freedom to explore the city and the surrounding countryside at your own pace. Then there's the clean and cheap public transport, like the TransLink buses or the overground rapid transit trains.

Food & drink 

Sample the world's cuisines on the doorstep of your holiday let

More than 40% of Vancouver's population hails from outside Canada and when you get such diverse residents there's only one outcome – mouthwatering cuisine. You can hardly walk down any of the main streets in the city without tantalising aromas catching your attention and, if you follow your nose, you'll have no trouble scoring some of the most authentic Indian, Filipino and Vietnamese food this side of the Pacific. Throw in some of the most enviable produce in North America – both from the land and the sea – and there's no doubt you're going to eat well.

Essential info

Key facts for your holiday rental stay in Vancouver

To start with, it's one of the most connected airports in North America, so catching a flight into Vancouver International Airport is always a breeze, wherever you're coming from. If you're flying in from the US, or many parts of Europe or the Commonwealth, you don't require a visa for stays of up to 180 days. If you do need a travel permit, it couldn't be easier to apply for an Electronic Travel Authorization visa – do it before you travel. There's always something to do and see, whatever time of year you travel, and you'll never find weather extremes, with the winter rarely falling below freezing and summers unlikely to break through the mid-20s.

Can I find a vacation rental around Vancouver?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 1,094 vacation rentals near Vancouver. From 490 flats & apartments to 537 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Vancouver for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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 Vancouver:

  • Downtown Vancouver: 323 vacation rentals
  • East Side: 566 vacation rentals
  • West Side: 614 vacation rentals
  • Sunset: 20 vacation rentals
  • Dunbar: 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 Vancouver?

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

  • International Village Mall: 737 vacation rentals
  • Canada Place: 1,156 vacation rentals
  • Stanley Park: 1,167 vacation rentals
  • Vancouver Rocky Mountaineer Station: 1,168 vacation rentals
  • Queen Elizabeth Park: 1,180 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Vancouver 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 Flats in Vancouver?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 490 Flats in Vancouver. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Vancouver include:

  • Houses: 537 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Studios: 351 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Vancouver?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 196 vacation rentals with pool available in Vancouver. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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