Discover a selection of 160 holiday rentals in Nanaimo, 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 pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 51 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Nanaimo. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Nanaimo

The area's history and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Nanaimo. Revered for its island views, boating and restaurants, this city is both walkable and welcoming. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Nanaimo

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 Nanaimo has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nanaimo Aquatic Centre (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Brechin Lanes (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • WildPlay Nanaimo (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Winchelsea View Golf Course (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Fairwinds Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Ladysmith Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Nanaimo

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

  • Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Newcastle Island (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Beach Estates Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Departure Bay Beach (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Pipers Lagoon Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Roberts Memorial Provincial Park (10 mi / 16 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Nanaimo

Fly into Nanaimo, BC (ZNA-Nanaimo Harbour Water Aerodrome), the closest airport, located 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Nanaimo, BC (YCD), which is 8.3 mi (13.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Nanaimo?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 160 vacation rentals near Nanaimo. From 55 flats & apartments to 83 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Nanaimo for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Flats in Nanaimo?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 55 Flats in Nanaimo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nanaimo include:

  • Houses: 83 rentals available
  • Cabins: 21 rentals available
  • Cottages: 21 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Nanaimo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 56 vacation rentals with pool available in Nanaimo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.