Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Richmond 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 parking. Prices start at $41 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Richmond. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Richmond, BC, Vacation Rentals for an Island Adventure

As a coastal city located right on Lulu Island, Richmond is a part of the metro Vancouver area, opening the door to an island adventure. It’s right at the mouth of the Fraser River and is where Vancouver International Airport is located. It’s an incredibly diverse area, known as the site of the long track speed skating during 2010’s Winter Olympics. Richmond, BC, vacation rentals have a great deal to offer those looking for year-round island excitement. From cultural events to a wealth of parks and recreation options, you’ll never be at a loss for something to do in Richmond.

Things to do

Popular Richmond Attractions for Vacationers and Travelers

The most obvious attraction for travelers to the Richmond, BC, area is the Richmond Olympic Oval, which served as the home for the 2010 Winter Olympics speed skating events. It offers an amazing sightseeing opportunity, with beautiful waterfront views and even aerial tours on seaplanes. The Golden Village has world-class restaurants and shopping, while the Highway to Heaven and International Buddhist Temple appeal to those looking for spiritual enlightenment. Best of all, these and many of the other popular destinations for vacationers in Richmond are entirely family friendly, ready to enrich you and the kids alike!

Activities

Shops and Culture—Activities Abound in Richmond

Your adventure begins with Richmond, BC, vacation rentals but gains momentum with available fun activities. Richmond is loaded with entertainment and family fun recreation for kids of all ages. The Olympic Oval, Aberdeen Centre Chinese shopping mall, River Rock Casino Resort, and other interests are just waiting for you to enjoy. There are also a number of parks and outdoor recreational facilities in the area, with some of the best arts and cultural events around. Check out the Stevenson Salmon Festival on Canada Day, the Richmond Maritime Festival in August, or the Richmond Night Market during the summer.

Weather

Richmond Offers a Comfortable Climate for Your Visit

Another perk about Richmond, BC, vacation rentals is how the area enjoys a supremely temperate climate. It’s set in a dry area and rarely gets snow, even in the dead of winter. Summer temperatures tend from mild to warm, with a daily mean temperature in July of 16.1 degrees Celsius, or 61 degrees Fahrenheit. In the cooler months of the year, the town is prone to fog, which can create both picturesque and eerie vistas for visitors to experience. Naturally, summer is the height of vacation season, but spring and winter offer great deals on rentals.

Natural features

Fraser River Islands of Richmond—a Unique, Natural Locale

The Richmond area covers the majority of the Fraser River delta islands, with most of the populace residing on Lulu Island, and Vancouver International Airport situated on Sea Island. There are 15 islands all in all, encompassing the city’s entire 50-square-mile area. Other popular islands are Mitchell Island, Richmond Island, and Shady Island, where you can enjoy fishing and outdoor relaxation while taking in the local flora and fauna. It’s a beautiful natural habitat that, as a river delta, features rich soil for farming. It’s also perfect for your getaway family vacation trip.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Richmond

Fly into Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.), the closest airport, located 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 20.9 mi (33.6 km) away.

You can get around Richmond by catching a ride on the metro at Richmond-Brighouse Station, Lansdowne Station or Aberdeen Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Richmond?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 952 vacation rentals around Richmond. From 456 condo and apartment rentals to 463 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.