Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Thetis Island is ready to explore

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Thetis Island. This city has something for everyone. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Thetis Island

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Thetis Island a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ladysmith Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Mount Brenton Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Teafarm (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • WildPlay Nanaimo (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Salt Spring Island Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Mistaken Identity Vineyards (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Thetis Island

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Thetis Island. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dionisio Point Provincial Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Transfer Beach Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Roberts Memorial Provincial Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Wallace Island Marine Provincial Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Bodega Ridge Provincial Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Ballingall Islets Nature Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Thetis Island

The nearest airport is in Nanaimo, BC (YCD), located 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the city center. 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 15.1 mi (24.3 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Thetis Island, BC, CA?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 104 vacation rentals around Thetis Island. From 18 cabin rentals to 27 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent an ocean-view property in Thetis Island?

Filling your lungs with fresh ocean air, basking in the abundant sunshine and decidedly losing all sense of time. Now that's the type of escape you've been waiting for. There are 63 beachside getaway homes to pick from. Alternatively, you may like to try a different sort of setting. Vrbo has tons of options to pick from, including:

  • 56 beachfront vacation rentals.
  • 46 oceanfront vacation rentals.
  • 36 beach vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Thetis Island?

If you're seeking a home away from home for your trip, renting a whole house is a terrific idea. You and your group will have loads of space for all your getaway activities. There are 64 houses currently available on Vrbo. Prices begin at $59 a night. Or maybe you'd rather pick one of the area's other rental types, such as:

  • Condo: 20 vacation homes. Prices start from $205 per night.
  • Cottage: 17 vacation homes. Prices start from $59 per night.
  • Resort: 10 vacation homes. Prices start from $206 per night.

Can I stay in Thetis Island in a large group?

Vacations spent with your loved ones can be a lot of fun, especially when you're under the same roof in an amazing new place! If you're visiting with a big group, Vrbo can help. House vacation homes are the top choice here for large groups of travelers. Our worldwide database presently has 24 available. The vacation properties that can cater to large numbers in the area include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we have 51 vacation homes ideal for that size. Stay a night from just $117.
  • If you've got 5 in your party, you'll be pleased to find out that there are 6 vacation homes that are ideal. The starting price is $97 a night.
  • Searching for properties for rent to suit 8 people? You'll be thrilled to know we have 5 that'll be ideal. You can bag one for as little as $224 per night.

You and all your mates will be well catered to when you organize your Thetis Island adventure through us!

Where are the cheapest rentals in Thetis Island?

Friends are the family we choose. Reconnect with those you hold dearest and plan a reasonably priced stay with Vrbo. You'll uncover plenty of deals to brag about in Ganges. The average price in this fantastic area is $111 a night, and you'll have as many as 30 rentals to choose from.