Discover a selection of 36 vacation rentals in Squamish, BC, 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 swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $221 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Squamish. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Squamish is Canada’s outdoor playground

With its enviable setting at the northern tip of British Columbia’s Howe Sound, Squamish is a magnet for outdoor enthusiasts. Whether you want to climb the imposing Stawamus Chief Mountain or experience the thrill of barreling along the Angry Midget mountain bike trail, this former logging town certainly deserves its reputation as Canada’s outdoor recreation capital. You’ll find that many Squamish vacation rentals place you firmly on the doorstep of endless adventures, although if you plan to enjoy a slower pace, downtown homes leave you within strolling distance of the medley of boutiques, galleries, and delis along Cleveland Avenue.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Squamish

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Squamish for its hiking and skiing. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Squamish has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • West Coast Railway Heritage Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Furry Creek Golf and Country Club (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Whistle Punk Hollow Adventure Golf (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Murrin Provincial Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Round Mountain (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)

Choose your adventure in Squamish

Squamish is no stranger to the climbing and mountain biking communities, but the opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors don’t end there. Walking routes, ranging from the gentle 4 Lakes Trail to the 3 to 5-hour Sea to Summit Trail, provide plenty of chances to soak up your surroundings. If you long to be out on the water, Squamish Estuary and Spit offers the area’s best conditions for windsurfing. And if you’re traveling with family or just fancy a beach day, the Squamish Oceanfront invites you to watch the world go by from your perfect spot on the sand or hunt for driftwood along the sweeping Oceanfront Interpretive Trail.


Squamish boasts year-round appeal

The moderate coastal climate here tends to come with an above average amount of rain. Visitors tend to agree that your best chance of avoiding the worst of the downpours is to plan your trip in the summer months of June through August. That’s not to say the rest of the year is a bust, though. The shoulder months of May and September can be a good bet if you prefer fewer crowds and a better choice of Squamish vacation rentals. From November through February, the snow-covered backcountry terrain of Garibaldi Provincial Park and Callaghan Valley holds massive appeal for winter sports fans.

Natural features

Discover sweet granite in Squamish

Nature abounds in Squamish although the headline act must be the Stawamus Chief Provincial Park, where the looming Chief has proved to be the pinnacle of many climbers’ careers. Jostling for 2nd place are Smoke Bluffs Park and Shannon Falls Provincial Park, where the variety of climbs include some of the area’s classics. If you’d like to experience the thrill of the climb, but aren’t too confident of your ability to hang on, Via Ferrata enables both beginners and younger guests to ascend some of the town’s sweetest granite with the help of cables and rungs, leaving no would-be mountain adventurer behind.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Squamish

The nearest airport is in Vancouver Intl. Airport (YVR), located 35 mi (56.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre (CXH), which is 28.6 mi (46 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Squamish?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now that's to get away. It's time to pack your bags and escape to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Squamish:

  • Make the most of conveniences like free toiletries and a free nearby fitness center at "Luxury Romantic Designer Suite On Trendy Main Street". Situated around 30 miles from Squamish, this property has 1 bedroom and good guest reviews.
  • "Water Front~vancouver Island~ Enchanting Panoramic Views" is another top pick, offering 2 bedrooms, lowered locks, nearby museums and more. It's around 55 miles from Squamish.

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

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Squamish?

Whether you want to spend your trip chasing adventure outdoors or chilling with your crew, Vrbo has lovely log cabins where you can do both. Pack your suitcase and check out these retreats in and around Squamish:

  • "Log Cabin Fully Equipped. Couples": This terrific escape is an ideal base for having fun in nature. Mountain biking and fishing are several activities you can do in the area when you're not unwinding in your cozy cabin.
  • "Sasquatch Mountain - Entire Log Cabin": Stay in and enjoy the relaxed vibe or have a go at some of the thrilling activities nearby, including sledding and mountain biking. You can be as active or chill as you like.

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

Nothing beats squeezing in a short break to make you feel alive again. Pack your carry-on bag and get cozy in one of these top weekend getaways in and around Squamish:

  • Located 30 miles to the north of central Squamish, "Penthouse Large 1 - Bedroom Pool. 3 Hot Tubs. Ski In Ski Out. Bbq. Fully Equipped" appeals to nature fans and adventure lovers. Get out and discover nearby attractions, such as Crystal Ski Lift and Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club. If you still have time, try some mountain biking or fishing.
  • Alternatively, leave your cares behind at "Top Floor Views Of Blackcomb Mountain". Use it as a base to relax, or get active and try horse riding and kayaking. When you're ready to explore more of the area, organize a visit to North Flute Bowl and Franz's Chair. This great vacation rental is around 30 miles north of Squamish.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Squamish?

Yes, you can. If you'd love a small but stylish stay, you can't beat a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently found in the center of town. We recommend the following options in or near Squamish:

  • After a fun-filled day of outdoor exploration, enjoy peace, quiet and privacy at "Penthouse Large 1 - Bedroom Pool. 3 Hot Tubs. Ski In Ski Out. Bbq. Fully Equipped". Cable/satellite TV services and a pool are among the amenities on offer here.
  • Or, use "Close To Skiing. Built In 2013" as a base to discover the sights around you. This cozy home away from home comes with cable/satellite TV services, a washing machine and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Squamish?

Whether you're after a cozy cottage or a house with room enough to fit the family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Sneak in some downtime at one of these retreats in or near Squamish:

  • For a memorable few nights away, it's hard to beat "1 - 2 Bedroom Luxury Oceanview Suite". It's close to the center of Squamish, in addition to plenty of things to see and do.
  • Alternatively, book a few nights at "Deluxe Contemporary Garden Suite With 9". This comfy, conveniently located property makes exploring the sights easy.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Squamish?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend rendezvous. If you're eager to spend a couple of relaxing evenings away with your beloved, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Squamish that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Put on some relaxing music and slow dance the nights away at "Heart Of Whistler Village ~ 270 Degree Mountain View". Around 30 miles from Squamish, this property has everything you could want for a romantic weekend away, including skiing facilities and beauty services.
  • Another option where you can enjoy a few wonderful days together is "1 - 2 Bedroom Luxury Oceanview Suite". Located 19 miles from Squamish, a fireplace and a nearby marina add to the atmosphere here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Squamish?

We've got some spectacular mansions for rent in and around Squamish. If you're chasing somewhere with plenty of space as well as that extra wow factor, these architectural stunners will be right up your alley:

  • Charm, style and oodles of character — "Luxury Mansion With Pool/hot Tub" has it all. Around 25 miles south of Squamish and offering a swimming pool and a fireplace, this showstopper is hard to beat.
  • Another great option is "Chalet Mansion With Pool, Hot Tub". Around 25 miles to the north of Squamish, this opulent vacation rental represents the height of high-class living and comes with a fireplace, a swimming pool and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Squamish?

Take a look at these large group vacation rentals in or near Squamish where you won't have to leave anyone off your invite list:

  • Providing comfort, space and privacy, you'll get everyone's seal of approval at "Spectacular, Water View House". Up to 18 people can stay at this escape which has 8 bedrooms, a fireplace and a firepit. This group getaway is around 25 miles to the south of Squamish.
  • Nothing takes priority over hanging out with loved ones, and "Breathtaking Luxury With Infinity Pool" makes it easy to do that. Located around 25 miles to the north of Squamish, as many as 12 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 7 bedrooms. A fireplace and a kitchen are among the numerous amenities you'll have at hand.

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

A pool is often an all-important amenity when deciding where to stay on vacation, particularly if you're getting away with the kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Squamish and spend your days splashing about:

  • Pack your swimming gear and book a few days at "Gorgeous House With Ocean View Close To Ferry". There are plenty of other great amenities here, including a balcony and a toaster.
  • Otherwise, unpack your bags at "Beautiful View House With 3 Bedrooms". In addition to its inviting pool, make use of a separate dining area and a garden.

Not sure what the weather's like in Squamish? It has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 50 ºF to 65 ºF. If you'd like a little more inspiration on places to stay in this amazing destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to check out our entire selection of Squamish vacation rentals.

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

You love your family dearly, but that doesn't mean you should all have to pack together like sardines during your vacation. Play it safe and go for a large family vacation rental in or around Squamish where you can spread out and relax:

  • Suitable for up to 8 guests spread out over 3 bedrooms, "Montebello - Luxury In Whistler Village North" is always popular with big families. It features on-site watersports and a dining table and is located around 30 miles north of Squamish.
  • Another fantastic option is "Stunning Whistler Penthouse. Private Hot Tub With 2 Spacious Decks". It's roughly 25 miles north of Squamish, has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 7 guests. Nearby ecotour services and a TV are just a couple of the conveniences here.