Find the best place to stay — Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove

Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Petty Harbour getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Petty Harbour with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Petty Harbour

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Petty Harbour a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aquarena Fitness Centre (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Suncor Energy Fluvarium (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Admirals Green Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Clovelly Golf Club (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Petty Harbour

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Petty Harbour is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bowring Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Cape Spear National Historic Site (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Harbourside Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Signal Hill National Historic Site (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland Botanical Garden (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Pippy Park Headquarters (7.5 mi / 12 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Petty Harbour

The nearest airport is in St. John's, NL (YYT-St. John's Intl.), located 9.8 mi (15.8 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 138 vacation rentals around Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove. From 81 house rentals to 33 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.