Discover a selection of 346 vacation rentals in Halifax, NS, 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 parking. Prices start at $94 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Halifax. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The lively area of Halifax awaits your stay

Come and experience Halifax and its live music, museums and history. This walkable city is known for its hockey games, local tours and boating. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Halifax

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Halifax has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • RBC Centre (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Playdium Dartmouth (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Hatfield Farm (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Glen Arbour Golf Course (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Airlane Golf Club (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Oakfield Provincial Park (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Halifax

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Halifax. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Halifax Public Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Ferry Terminal Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Point Pleasant Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Chocolate Lake Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Kearney Lake Beach (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Lawrencetown Beach (11.8 mi / 19 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Halifax

The nearest airport is in Stanfield Intl. Airport (YHZ), located 16.7 mi (26.9 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Halifax Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Halifax?

Whatever you're looking for in a getaway, you'll find a rental property in or around Halifax that's perfect for you. These are some of our favorites:

  • "Spectacular South Shore Oceanfront Estate With Heated Indoor Swimming Pool" is a hit with guests. Around 19 miles from Halifax, it has 5 bedrooms and plenty of handy amenities, including a garage and a garden.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Sea View 2 Bedroom The Roy - Modern". Located around 0.1 miles from the heart of Halifax, it has 2 bedrooms and comes with a meal delivery service and a microwave oven.

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

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

Escape the busyness of everyday life at one of our weekend getaways in or near Halifax. Whether you want to hang out with buddies or spend treasured time with the fam, we'll have something to suit your style. These are some of our top-rated options:

  • "Luxury Waterfront 1bedroom Condo In Of Halifax" is ideal for a long weekend of enjoyment and rest. It comes with convenient amenities, such as a barbecue grill and an elevator, and is located roughly 1 mile to the southeast of Halifax.
  • Alternatively, live it up with your loved ones at "Architecturally - Designed Townhouse In Trendy Central Halifax", which is around 1 mile to the west of Halifax. Take advantage of a stovetop, heating and more here.

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

Yes, you can! If you're hunting down a simple yet stylish stay, you can't go wrong with a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often conveniently positioned in the heart of town. Check out the following options in or near Halifax:

  • After an exciting day of urban exploration, enjoy peace, quiet and privacy at "Luxury Waterfront 1bedroom Condo In Of Halifax". A kitchen and internet services are among the handy amenities you'll find here.
  • An equally fantastic choice is "Architecturally - Designed Townhouse In Trendy Central Halifax". Don't let it's compact size fool you — this cozy apartment is filled with convenient amenities like a microwave oven, heating and much more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Halifax?

Whether you're after a comfy cottage or a house to fit the whole family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Treat yourself to a mini break at one of these getaways in or near Halifax:

  • Within close reach of central Halifax, "Heritage Townhouse In Downtown Halifax" welcomes short-term guests. When you're not kicking back in your comfortable digs, get out and discover what's around you.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of nights at "Heritage Row House Beside Citadel Hill". This comfy, conveniently located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.

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

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is a weekend away, just you and your sweetie. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Halifax that would make even Cupid swoon. Here are some we think you'll fall hard for:

  • Slip away on Friday for a couple of passion-filled nights at "Spectacular South Shore Oceanfront Estate With Heated Indoor Swimming Pool". Located around 19 miles from Halifax, it comes with lots of nice touches, including a nearby bay and massage services.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few idyllic days together is "Sea View 2 Bedroom The Roy - Modern". Located 0.1 miles from Halifax, a balcony and a swimming pool add to the atmosphere here.

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

Big groups mean big-time fun. They also mean finding a place that'll easily fit your entire crew. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Halifax and get your favorite people together under the same roof:

  • A nice range of amenities including a fireplace and a garden make "Spectacular South Shore Oceanfront Estate With Heated Indoor Swimming Pool" a winner. This expansive property has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 people. From central Halifax, it's around 19 miles away to the west.
  • "Modern 60’s Era Charm In Halifax" is another terrific option. It's around 2 miles to the west of Halifax, has 5 bedrooms and welcomes up to 12 guests. A garden and a kitchen are among the things designed to make your stay even more memorable.

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

Nothing spells fun like a pool. Dust off your inflatable swan and check out these rental houses in or near Halifax that feature this vacation perk:

  • Make yourself comfortable at "Heritage Row House Beside Citadel Hill", where your main priority will be enjoying the pool. Amenities including a fridge and coffee and tea making facilities help make this escape a guest favorite.
  • "Cherry Tree House - Dt, 1 Bdr Patio Bbq" is the kind of place you go to escape from it all and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its inviting pool. A garden and a barbecue grill are also on hand to make your visit comfortable and convenient.

Curious what the weather's like in Halifax? It has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 70 ºF. If you're searching for 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 browse through our entire range of Halifax vacation rentals.

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

Whether your perfect escape is out in the country or on the beach, you'll have so much more fun if you share it with family and friends. Consider one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Halifax and bring the whole gang along:

  • Get your nearest and dearest together at "Spectacular South Shore Oceanfront Estate With Heated Indoor Swimming Pool", which has 5 bedrooms that sleep up to 12 guests. This retreat is around 19 miles to the west of Halifax and features amenities such as a kitchen island and a porch.
  • Another top choice is "Big Backyard, Central, Private". This property is 2 miles west of Halifax and features a fridge, coffee and tea making facilities and more. With 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, you won't need to leave anyone off your guest list.

If you'd like to sightsee, there are lots of family-friendly attractions close by to stick on your itinerary. Halifax Public Gardens, Hope For Wildlife and Aplaydia Indoor Playground are excellent places to start.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Halifax?

At Vrbo, we've got rental places in or near Halifax to suit the most choosey of guests. Here are some of our favorite two-bedroom options to get you started:

  • Leading our list is "Sea View 2 Bedroom The Roy - Modern". This two-bedroom stay provides guests with amenities like a swimming pool and a kitchen. You can easily visit Halifax's various attractions from this homely pad.
  • "Stylish, Central 2 Bedroom Main Floor Flat In Duplex W Fenced Yard" is another popular two-bedroom option in the Halifax area. It provides amenities like an electric car charging station and a garden.

What are the best three-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Halifax?

Three-bedroom rentals in or near Halifax give you both freedom and space to enjoy your vacation. Have a look at some of the options available here:

  • Offering the trifecta of privacy, space and comfort, you'll get everyone's tick of approval at "Heritage Townhouse In Downtown Halifax". This retreat comes with lots of handy amenities, including a kitchen and off-street parking options.
  • "Heritage Row House Beside Citadel Hill" is another excellent getaway that features three bedrooms. A kitchen and an oven are just a couple of things that will help make your time here even more comfortable.

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