Discover a selection of 497 vacation rentals in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, 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 $100 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Niagara-on-the-Lake is pretty as a picture

Perched on the southern shore of mighty Lake Ontario, just 25 minutes by car from natural world wonder Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake is one of North America’s most beautifully preserved 19th-century towns. Visitors flock here from far and wide to stroll down its tree-shaded, flower-lined streets, and to marvel at its majestic colonial-style houses. An utterly jam-packed year-round events program ensures that there’s always something new to see and do, and with an alluring selection of Niagara-on-the-Lake vacation rentals to choose from, you can stay right in the heart of the action.

Things to do

Galleries and ghostly goings-on in Niagara-on-the-Lake

Niagara-on-the-Lake is proud of its vibrant cultural scene, and the town is dotted with galleries showcasing everything from traditional Inuit art to contemporary sculptures. If you want to learn more about the region’s past, visit the Fort George National Historic Site. Constructed at the turn of the 19th century, this fortification played a major role in the defense of Upper Canada during the War of 1812. Niagara also lays claim to being “Canada’s most haunted town”. If you’re feeling fearless, join an after-dark ghost walk, and learn all about the spooky history of handsome local landmarks like the Angel Inn and the Royal George Theatre.


Sunny summer days in Niagara-on-the-Lake

Niagara-on-the-Lake is bursting with vacationers and day-trippers from nearby Niagara Falls during the peak summer season of June to August. While rarely swelteringly hot, the weather is typically pleasantly warm at this time, with an abundance of sunshine. Spring and fall are also lovely times to visit, with the changing foliage providing a stunning natural show. Winters are mild by Canadian standards, with far less snow than much of the country, but the temperature tends to hover around freezing from December to March.

Natural features

Lakeside living and beautiful birds in Niagara-on-the-Lake

Within minutes of leaving your Niagara-on-the-Lake vacation rental, you can be enjoying the bucolic charm of shimmering Lake Ontario, one of North America’s 5 Great Lakes. If you’re visiting in the summer, the crystal-clear waters are warm enough to swim in, while keen fishers will be delighted to find them teeming with salmon and rainbow trout. Birdwatchers will also be in their element – numerous species of migratory birds and waterfowl can be found here, and you may catch a glimpse of majestic birds of prey like hawks and eagles.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Niagara-on-the-Lake

The nearest airport is in Toronto Pearson Intl. Airport (YYZ), located 40 mi (64.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF), which is 28.1 mi (45.2 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and take off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake:

  • Around 1 mile from the center of Niagara-on-the-Lake, it's hard to top "Enchanting Cottage On The Woods". It has 2 bedrooms and handy features including a nearby beach and a theme park.
  • Another excellent choice is "Beamsville Bench Vineyard Cottage", which is around 19 miles from Niagara-on-the-Lake. Offering 5 bedrooms, a separate dining area and a stereo, it has everything you need to keep you happy and comfortable.

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

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake?

Nothing tops a quick trip to clear away the cobwebs. Pack your overnight bag and enjoy a breather at one of these sought-after weekend getaways in and near Niagara-on-the-Lake:

  • Spend your whirlwind escape at "Charming Cottage With Stone Fireplace", which is around 1 mile to the west of central Niagara-on-the-Lake. There's plenty of nature and adventure to keep you happy here. Try some cycling and golf or simply take in the sights of Lundy's Lane and Mud Lake Conservation Park.
  • Alternatively, enjoy some downtime at "Best Location In Notl, Steps Away From Everything Vineyard Views". Approximately 2 miles southwest of Niagara-on-the-Lake, activities around here include hiking and biking and windsurfing. Rather see the sights? Find time for Heartland Forest and Fifty Point Conservation Area.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Niagara-on-the-Lake?

Studio apartments set the bar high when it comes to location, character and convenience. Check out these studio apartments for rent in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake and get a taste of the local vibe and culture:

  • Make "Charming Self - Contained Guest Cottage In Old Town Niagara On The Lake" your home for a week or more. This appealing property comes with amenities including towels and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • "Kindergarten School House Is Your Romantic Getaway" is another great option. Stay here and take advantage of shopping, cable/satellite TV services and more.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to discover even more of Niagara-on-the-Lake. Cultural sights like Oakes Garden Theatre and Royal George Theatre will help you get a feel for the personality of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake?

Finding a short-term rental in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake won't be a problem if you only have a weekend free. Whether you're searching for a little apartment just for you or a house that'll fit your extended family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Here are a handful of our best options:

  • Book a few days at "Location And Charm - Steps To The Lake And The Main Street" in central Niagara-on-the-Lake. Here, you'll enjoy easy access to popular attractions such as Brock University.
  • Also not far from the center, "Charming Cottage In Fabulous Location In Niagara On The Lake" is another option to consider. After some sightseeing inspiration while you're in town? Rockway Conservation Area is a good place to start.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake?

Whether spent in a cottage, a cabin or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is an excellent way to spice up your love life. Whisk your sweetheart off for a couple of leisurely days at one of these sought-after escapes in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a couple of nights of passion at "Enchanting Cottage On The Woods". Roughly 1 mile from Niagara-on-the-Lake, this property comes with plenty of nice touches, like a nearby bay and beauty services.
  • Otherwise, spend your break canoodling and uncorking Champagne at "Beamsville Bench Vineyard Cottage", around 19 miles from Niagara-on-the-Lake. Winery tours and a fireplace will help set the mood for romance.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake?

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to stay on vacation, especially if you're traveling with kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake and fill your days with frolicking and fun:

  • Treat the gang to a memorable break at "The Copper Penny House - 2 Blocks From Downtown And Walking Distance To Falls". There's plenty to love about this getaway apart from its pool, such as a living room and a fridge.
  • Spend leisurely days swimming or finding some peaceful moments beside the water at "Spacious Bungalow, The White House". This vacation rental is another favorite and offers a TV, a theme park and more.

Niagara-on-the-Lake has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures fluctuating between 65 ºF and 75 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summertime to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Niagara-on-the-Lake vacation rental and organize your getaway for whenever you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake?

Whether your perfect escape is out in the country or on the beach, you'll have a lot more fun if you share it with those closest to you. Book one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake and bring along the whole gang:

  • Get your nearest and dearest under the same roof at "Beamsville Bench Vineyard Cottage", which has 5 bedrooms that sleep up to 10 guests. This getaway is around 19 miles to the west of Niagara-on-the-Lake and comes with amenities such as a TV and childrens activities.
  • "Best Location In Notl, Steps Away From Everything Vineyard Views" is another good option. It's around 2 miles to the southwest of Niagara-on-the-Lake, has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 guests. Useful amenities here include a stereo and a separate dining area.

When it's time to leave the house and explore, there are loads of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone entertained. Horseshoe Falls, Skylon Tower and Fallsview Indoor Waterpark should be top of your agenda.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake?

Escape the busyness of life and treat your loved ones to a different kind of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake and get the camping experience — minus the tents and with all the creature comforts!

  • "Modern Cottage @niagara - On - The" - This popular retreat offers coffee and tea making facilities and a living room and is located about 6 miles south of the center of Niagara-on-the-Lake.
  • "Quiet Cabin 12 Minutes From Crystal Beach" - Gather up the troops and spend a few days at this welcoming property, which is around 25 miles to the south of Niagara-on-the-Lake. You'll have access to outdoor furniture, a fridge and more.

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

Are there vacation rentals with hot tubs in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake?

After a long day of seeing the sights, nothing feels more heavenly than lowering yourself into a steaming hot tub to soothe your body — along with your mind and soul. Vrbo has vacation rentals with hot tubs in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake that'll help you unwind on an entirely different level.

  • Sink into the hot tub at "The Three Bears Vineyard Estate Lic# 013" and let the warm, bubbly waters wash your stress away. It's not the only thing you'll adore about this escape, however. Beauty services and a firepit help make things even cozier.
  • "Starlight Cottage "hot Tub And Close To Beach" is another top pick where you can enjoy a piping hot plunge. It comes with other luxuries too, like a firepit and a spa tub.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake?

Idyllic romantic retreats, business trips or adventures all on your own — a one-bedroom vacation rental is an ideal solution for all sorts of occasions. One of our options in or near Niagara-on-the-Lake is sure to fit the bill:

  • Check out "Charming Self - Contained Guest Cottage In Old Town Niagara On The Lake", a fantastic centrally located one-bedroom property. A garden and a kitchen are available for use here.
  • "Kindergarten School House Is Your Romantic Getaway" is another lovely one-bedroom escape also close to the center. When you're not out discovering the area, take advantage of a garden and a water park.