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Experience the Best of Greater Victoria at Saanich, BC

The most populated municipality in the Greater Victoria area, located just northeast of Victoria proper, Saanich of British Columbia has a great deal to offer travelers to this great region. When you look at Saanich, BC, vacation rentals, you’re looking at beautiful natural vistas, thousands of years of culture and history, a thriving community, and the very best in big city amenities. In short, it’s a vacation destination that has just about everything to offer any traveler. Enjoy lovely gardens, friendly small towns, cozy shops and bistros, live music, and more, all right here in this scenic locale.

Things to do

A Broad Variety of Local and Historic Attractions Await You at Saanich

Saanich, BC, vacation rentals offer a variety of family-friendly attractions. These include the wide number of delightful small towns with superb shopping and dining opportunities, like Brentwood Bay, Saanichton, and Sidney. Sidney in particular is known for its many specialty bistros and shops. For those that enjoy a more nature-themed activity, check out the Butchart Gardens. This National Historic Site offers Japanese, Italian, sunken, and rose gardens, as well as entertainment in the form of live music, afternoon tea, and evening illuminations. The Victoria Butterfly Gardens and Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary are also not to be missed.


Enjoy Saanich's Mild Temperatures and Great Climate All Year Round

The Saanich region enjoys pleasant temperatures all year. It’s a dry area, experiencing among the lowest rainfall amounts on the west coast of BC. Daily temperatures rarely go higher than 86 degrees. Spring temperatures are mild, with flowers in full bloom, being a great time to view the gardens. Summer is the most popular season for visitors, with temperatures averaging around 70 degrees, while the end of fall marks the start of the rainy season. The area has the most temperate winter in all of BC, so even during the colder months, you can bike, hike, and golf.

Natural features

Experience Saanich's Sandy Beaches and Natural Vistas at Any Time

Saanich was once a farming region. Today, it offers different kinds of natural geography. You can enjoy pastures, rolling hills, water, beaches, and even beautiful marshes and wetlands at Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary, with a view dozens of bird species to spot. The rich soil enables just about any variety of flower to grow, with many themed gardens thriving in the Butchart Gardens and the Gardens at HCP. For a seashore experience with your Saanich, BC, vacation rentals, Sidney by the sea offers the quaint experience of a sleepy seaside town with so much to see and do.

What are the top vacation rentals in Saanich?

Whether you're planning your next exciting adventure with pals or a romantic escape with your special someone, one of these top vacation rentals in Saanich is sure to entice you:

  • "Peaceful Heritage Home At Elk Lake": If you're searching for someplace in Victoria with 1 bedroom where you'll feel right at home, consider this escape. Amenities include cable/satellite TV services and heating.
  • "Cozy Guest Suite": Put your suitcase down and your feet up at this sought-after getaway in Victoria. It comes with 1 bedroom, WiFi, internet services and more.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Saanich?

For a completely different experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in Saanich. A word of caution though — after you've lived the tiny house life, the temptation to move into one of thes cute-as-a-button digs will be hard to resist!

  • Get away from it all and get back to basics at "Waterfront Tiny House Sweet - Suite". This property in Juan de Fuca Electoral Area packs plenty of conveniences into its small space, such as a dryer and heating.
  • Alternatively, get comfy at "Modern Private Tiny Home In The Forest". Located in Lemon Creek, this wee gem comes with an electric kettle and a playground.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Saanich?

Whether you want to spend your vacation chasing outdoor adventure or kicking back with your loved ones, we've got wonderful log cabins where you can do both. Pack your suitcase and check out these top options in and around Saanich:

  • "Lakefront Log Cabin With A Modern Flare": At this cabin, you'll be perfectly placed to participate in some of the superb outdoor activities on offer in the area, including fishing and kayaking.
  • "100 Year - Old Log Cabin Lovingly Restored": Spend your much needed break enjoying all the creature comforts at this hideaway. When it's time to get outdoors, rock climbing and fishing are some awesome things to do.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Saanich?

If vacation rentals were famous actors, these ones would be on the Hollywood Walk of Fame! If you're chasing an unforgettable weekend getaway in Saanich, you'll want to check out the following:

  • "Cozy Guest Suite": Two or three days away at this Victoria stay will have you feeling like your good self again. Amenities here include internet services and cable/satellite TV services. When it's time to explore, BC Forest Discovery Centre and Chinatown are among the natural attractions in the area.
  • "Stunning Sunrises And Mt. Baker Views With The Ocean Outside Your Door": Located in Victoria, this top option comes with off-street parking options and winery tours. Don't miss Damali Lavender & Winery and Thomson Park Saturna Beach while you're in the area.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Saanich?

Typically well located and at a price that won't hurt your bank balance, studio apartments offer style and privacy with the comforts of home. Book one of these studio apartments for rent in Saanich and use it as a base to explore what's around you:

  • Stay at "Peaceful Heritage Home At Elk Lake" and you'll be perfectly placed to explore cultural attractions like Mercurio Gallery and Red Art Gallery. A free nearby fitness center and nearby museums are two amenities at this apartment in Victoria.
  • Located in Victoria, "Cozy Guest Suite" is another terrific base for your adventure. When you've finished exploring highlights like Arthur Vickers Gallery and Hand of Man Museum, make use of cable/satellite TV services and WiFi back at your studio apartment.

Can I find short term rentals in Saanich?

Yes, so forget about holing up in a soulless hotel or sleeping in someone's spare room. Pick one of our short-term rentals in Saanich and enjoy the comforts of your own private getaway. Here are a few options we think you'll like:

  • You'll be near the center of Victoria if you stay at "Cozy Guest Suite". Make the most of your whirlwind escape by discovering the cool sights around you, starting with Butchart Gardens and University of Victoria.
  • Come for the homely vibe of "Stunning Sunrises And Mt. Baker Views With The Ocean Outside Your Door", stay for the riveting sights scattered around it. This vacation rental in Victoria puts you close to University of Victoria, Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre and other hot spots.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Saanich?

If your idea of a dream trip away is to bring along all your favorite people, you're going to need a whole bunch of space. Luckily, there are plenty of vacation rentals in Saanich that are suitable for large groups, starting with these sprawling retreats:

  • "Character Stay Across Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary": Featuring 6 bedrooms, this large vacation rental in Canadian Rockies has more than enough room for you and the whole gang. Amenities such as a water park and a fireplace will keep everyone happy.
  • "West Coast Warmth And Luxury With Water Views And Hot Tub": This getaway in British Columbia Coast has 4 bedrooms, so you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list. A fireplace and a kitchen are among its many highlights.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Saanich?

Get set to take your pick and cannonball right in. Here are a few sought-after house rentals in Saanich where life is cooler by the pool:

  • Book a stay at "Cadboro Bay 2 Bed House With Garden", where the first thing on your must-do list should be dipping a toe in the pool. This retreat is located in Victoria and comes with a host of family-friendly amenities, including a dishwasher and towels.
  • Laze beside the water while the kids paddle around at "Pool House Near The Beach". This option in Victoria comes with a range of features to keep your guests comfy, such as towels and cable/satellite TV services.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Saanich?

The first step to an amazing family getaway is finding a great place to stay. If you're after a home away from home with plenty of space for everyone, one of our large family vacation rentals in Saanich will be just the ticket:

  • For family-friendly properties in Victoria, "Pool House Near The Beach" is a good choice. It features 5 bedrooms and can fit up to 9 guests. Childrens activities and a fridge are among the amenities you'll find here.
  • "Prime Location Warm And Cozy Place" in Medina is another terrific option. It has the capacity to accommodate up to 10 people and features 5 bedrooms. Cable/satellite TV services and a theme park will help keep all your crew happy and comfortable.

Get out for the day and head to Butchart Gardens — one of Saanich's top family-friendly attractions. Government Street and Miniature World are also worth a visit while you're in the area.

Can I find family cabin rentals in Saanich?

Booking a cabin rental in Saanich is an ideal excuse to reconnect with the family. Take a look at these options:

  • "Cabin - A Secluded Mountain Paradise - Surrounded By The River" - Book in a weekend at this getaway in Kootenay Rockies. Amenities like childrens activities and pet-friendly facilities will help make your stay nice and comfortable.
  • "Ocean Front Cottage In Sooke On Vancouver Island Kayaking Hot Tub" - Craft magic memories with the kids at this sought-after hideaway. Located in Sooke, it offers a dining table, a microwave oven and more.

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

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