Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Gambier Island getaway

Experience the unique character of Gambier Island with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Cypress Mountain and Grouse Mountain are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Gambier Island

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Gambier Island a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cypress Mountain (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Grouse Mountain (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Furry Creek Golf and Country Club (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Party Ponies and Farm Ventures (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Bowen Golf Club (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Murrin Provincial Park (13 mi / 21 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gambier Island

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gambier Island is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crippen Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Porteau Cove Provincial Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Dorman Point (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Whytecliff Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Mount Elphinstone Provincial Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Cypress Provincial Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Gambier Island

The nearest airport is in Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.), located 23.1 mi (37.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Pender Harbour, BC (YPT-Pender Harbour Waterdrome), which is 29.9 mi (48.1 km) away.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Gambier Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Gambier Island. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Vancouver: 1,317 vacation rentals
  • West Side: 739 vacation rentals
  • East Side: 695 vacation rentals
  • City Centre: 373 vacation rentals
  • West Vancouver: 1,147 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Gambier Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Gambier Island?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Gambier Island:

  • Vancouver: 1,317 rentals
  • West Vancouver: 1,147 rentals
  • Gibsons: 220 rentals
  • Bowen Island: 235 rentals
  • Squamish: 61 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Gambier Island?

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

  • Stanley Park: 1,384 rentals
  • Canada Place: 1,361 rentals
  • Canada Place Cruise Ship Terminal: 1,363 rentals
  • Kitsilano Beach: 1,392 rentals
  • Cypress Mountain: 1,332 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gambier Island listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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