Discover a selection of 92 vacation rentals in Mayne Island, CA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $82 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Mayne Island. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Mayne Island is ready to explore

The island views, forests and parks display a scene truly unique to Mayne Island. Travelers appreciate the hiking in this relaxing city. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

The Top Attractions on Your Mayne Island Holiday

If you don’t want to spend your entire trip lounging around your Mayne Island, British Columbia, Canada vacation rentals, it’s important to learn about some of the top attractions on this small island. Mayne Island’s main attraction is the Gulf Islands National Park reserve, which is the best place to connect with the natural beauty on this part of the Gulf Islands. Some of the best spots at the park include Georgina Point and Campbell Point. Mayne Island also features a historic lighthouse that you can explore up close and in person.

Activities

Fun and Exciting Activities on Mayne Island

Mayne Island offers big opportunities for fun, making it one of the best vacation destinations in this area of British Columbia. In particular, Mayne Island is a great place to spend time outdoors, offering picturesque hiking and biking trails, as well as a beautiful coastline. Travelers who want to drink in the stunning landscape can go on a sightseeing ferry tour of the Gulf Islands. For those who want to take a stroll on the beach, plan a trip to Bennett Bay, where you can have fun on the water or camp out under the stars.

Weather

The Top Holiday Travel Season in Mayne Island

The weather in Mayne Island is pleasant virtually year-round, with average highs rarely straying below the 40s. However, if you want the most enjoyable holiday in Mayne Island, the summer season is the best time to visit, as the temperatures will be very mild with highs in the low 70s. In addition, the summer months are usually very dry, as the rainy season in Mayne Island is typically reserved to the winter. Whatever time of year you decide to visit Mayne Island, you'll have an enjoyable vacation with picturesque weather that you won’t soon forget.

Natural features

Plant and Animal Life You Can See in Mayne Island

One of the best reasons to plan a holiday in Mayne Island is being able to explore the sights and sounds of the area. Mayne Island possesses a wide range of interesting geographical features that nature lovers will be sure to enjoy. The western portion of the island offers a verdant forest, while other parts of this location are filled with open farmlands. As you would expect, Mayne Island boasts attractive seascapes. This island is also home to a variety of gorgeous wild animals, with some of the most popular species including sea lions, oyster catchers, and sea gulls.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Mayne Island

The nearest airport is in Mayne Island, BC (YAV-Miners Bay Seaplane Base), located 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Nanaimo, BC (YCD), which is 30.5 mi (49.1 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Mayne Island?

Whatever vacation experience you're seeking, you'll find a rental property in or around Mayne Island that's perfect for you. Take a peek at these favorites:

  • Around 40 miles from the center of Mayne Island, it's hard to top "Modern Cottage On Stunning Oceanfront Acreage With Two Beaches And Forest Trails". It has 2 bedrooms and a host of amenities including a playground and a blender.
  • Another great choice is "Romantic - Ultimatebnb: 5 Star Luxury W", which is around 30 miles from Mayne Island. Offering 1 bedroom, off-street parking options and a phone, it has everything you need to make your visit comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Mayne Island vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Mayne Island?

You need only open the door to Vrbo's tiny house vacation rentals in Mayne Island to figure out that awesome things really do come in little packages. Cleverly designed to maximize every square inch of space, these pint-sized pads deliver a big vacation experience:

  • Take a couple of days off to enjoy a simpler way of life at "Waterfront Tiny House Sweet - Suite". Located in Juan de Fuca Electoral Area, air conditioning and internet services are a couple of amenities offered here.
  • "Tiny House Located Close To Downtown" offers conveniences such as off-street parking options and a dryer. Located in Victoria West, you'll be able to live large in this small yet comfy hideaway.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Mayne Island?

If you've been busier than a hamster on a treadwheel, you deserve to escape for a few blissful days. Skip out of work early on Friday and make your way to one of these weekend getaways in or near Mayne Island:

  • Get comfy at "Oceanfront Cottage With Private Beach Access And Awesome Sunsets". Located around 3 miles to the southwest of Mayne Island, this cozy escape has all you need for a chilled out stay, including a kitchen and an oven.
  • Otherwise, live it up with your crew at "Charming Victoria Loft In Downtown", which is around 30 miles to the south of Mayne Island. Take advantage of cable/satellite TV services, a nearby marina and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Mayne Island?

If you're hunting down a simple yet stylish stay, you can't go wrong with a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often situated in the heart of town. Check out the following options in or near Mayne Island:

  • One of our favorite picks is "Romantic - Ultimatebnb: 5 Star Luxury W". Book a few nights or more at this popular stay and you'll have access to nearby whale-watching activities and a TV.
  • Or, use "Spectacular Ocean Views. Private Beach. Abundant Wildlife. Winter Stormwatching" as a base to check off the best sights around you. This comfy home away from home comes with a kitchen, off-street parking options and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Mayne Island?

From modern studio apartments to sprawling vacation homes, Vrbo has your quick break sorted. Here are just two of our favorite stays in and around Mayne Island:

  • For a fantastic few nights away, it's hard to go past "Oceanfront Cottage With Private Beach Access And Awesome Sunsets". It's nice and close to the center of Mayne Island, in addition to loads of things to see and do.
  • Another great choice is "Charming Victoria Loft In Downtown". Round up your favorite people and enjoy a comfy stay near the heart of Mayne Island.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Mayne Island?

Forget about flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to take off for a weekend, just you and your sweetie. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Mayne Island that would make even old Cupid green with envy. Here are some we think you'll fall in love with:

  • Put on some relaxing music and kick back together at "Romantic - Ultimatebnb: 5 Star Luxury W". Around 30 miles from Mayne Island, this property has all you need for a couple's weekend away, including a fireplace and beauty services.
  • Another option where you can spend a few wonderful days together is "Spectacular Ocean Views. Private Beach. Abundant Wildlife. Winter Stormwatching". Located 15 miles from Mayne Island, winery tours and beauty services add to the atmosphere here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Mayne Island?

Nothing says fun times like a pool does. Pull out your inflatable flamingo and check out these rental houses in or near Mayne Island that feature this vacation must-have:

  • Pack your swim gear and book a few days or more at "Japanese Style Forest House Set On 6 Acres Offers Beauty". There are plenty of other great amenities here, including towels and nearby ecotour services.
  • "Salish Sea Beach House Is Home To The Solaris Suite Oceanfront Accommodation" is the sort of place you go to escape the everyday and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its inviting pool. A microwave oven and nearby birdwatching activities are also on hand to make your visit comfortable and convenient.

Don't know what to pack for your Mayne Island escape? This leading destination has a mediterranean climate. In the summertime, expect average temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 65 ºF. Browse our range of Mayne Island vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Mayne Island?

The first mission of any great family trip is finding the ideal place to stay. Whether you're organizing a fun escape with the kids or a big shindig with the relatives, we've got large family vacation rentals in and around Mayne Island with plenty of space for everyone. Here are a couple of popular options that are ready to welcome you:

  • Approximately 7 miles northwest of Mayne Island, "Family Friendly Rancher On Sunny Acreage. 5 Minute Drive To Marine Park" has 4 bedrooms that sleep as many as 8 guests. Top amenities here include childrens activities and a dishwasher.
  • "Waterfront Estate, 2 Acres - Glamping Style", around 4 miles to the southwest of central Mayne Island, is also ideal for spending time with the family. As many as 12 of your favorite people can fit into this comfortable rental which has 5 bedrooms, a kitchenette, pet-friendly facilities and more.

When you're ready to get out and explore, there are loads of family-friendly attractions in the area to tick off your to-do list. Dinner Bay Japanese Garden is a wonderful place to start.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Mayne Island?

Get away from the hustle and bustle and treat your loved ones to a vacation of a different kind. Stay in one of these family cabins in or near Mayne Island and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts!

  • "Cabin - Serendipity By The Sea" - Located about 3 miles northwest of the center of Mayne Island, this family-friendly escape comes with a separate dining area and a toaster.
  • "100 Year - Old Log Cabin Lovingly Restored" - Round up the troops and spend a few days at this welcoming stay, which is around 10 miles to the west of Mayne Island. You'll have access to nearby ecotour services, nearby whale-watching activities and a great deal more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Mayne Island vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Mayne Island?

Nothing says "VIP getaway" like having a pool inside your house. Pack your favorite swimwear and splash about in the comfort and privacy of one of these roomy vacation homes in or near Mayne Island:

  • With 5 bedrooms that can sleep up to 10 guests, "Indoor Pool, Beach Access, Heritage Home" is the ideal place to hang out with your family or friends. Make use of this getaway's host of amenities, such as a swimming pool and a fireplace.
  • Besides its swish indoor pool, "Leave Your Worries At The Door" comes with an ocean view and a water park. It has 3 bedrooms that can cater for up to 8 guests, so you can bring the whole crew along.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more great Mayne Island vacation rental options for your next big getaway.