Where to stay around Waterloo, ON, CA?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 61 vacation rentals near Waterloo. From 34 Houses to 13 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Waterloo for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Waterloo?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Waterloo. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kitchener Station: 77 vacation rentals
  • St. Jacobs Outlets: 75 vacation rentals
  • St. Jacobs Market District Visitor Information Centre: 75 vacation rentals
  • Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery: 77 vacation rentals
  • Grand River Rocks: 77 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Waterloo listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Waterloo?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 34 Houses in Waterloo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Waterloo include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 rentals available
  • Hotels: 12 rentals available
  • Studios: 5 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Waterloo?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 15 vacation rentals with pool available in Waterloo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Waterloo is a vibrant city all year round

    Home to cutting-edge businesses and 2 of Canada’s most prestigious universities, Waterloo is a cosmopolitan city, and a compelling vacation destination at any time of year. Whether you’re planning a romantic weekend break or a big family get-together, you’ll find Waterloo vacation rentals to suit your specific needs. The relatively compact city center is easily navigable by car, bike, or foot, and is packed with elegant boutiques, cozy cafés, and restaurants serving irresistible fare from every corner of the globe. Beer lovers are also in for a treat, as Waterloo is home to some exceptional microbreweries, and some of the liveliest Oktoberfest celebrations you’ll find outside of Germany.

    Fabulous festivals and shopping in Waterloo

    The raucous Bavarian festivities of Oktoberfest attract visitors from all over Canada and beyond each October, while summers are all about live music, with the Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival each July, and the Waterloo Buskers’ Carnival in August. Shopaholics of all stripes will find plenty to be tempted by in Waterloo, with sprawling malls packed with all your favorite international brands, and quaint craft shops where you can search for one-of-a-kind gifts, hand made by local artisans.

    History’s brought to life in Waterloo

    You’ll find an array of compelling attractions practically on the doorstop of your Waterloo vacation rental. Culture vultures should make a beeline for the City of Waterloo Museum. Its signature collection chronicles the fascinating history of Canadian corporation Seagram’s, at one time the world’s largest distiller of alcoholic drinks. The museum also houses 1000s of historical artifacts, and curates a compelling year-round program of temporary exhibitions. Less than 10 minutes by car from Waterloo city center you’ll find the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, which celebrates contemporary culture in all its diversity, with exhibitions devoted to everything from film and photography to avant-garde sculpture.

    Sizzling summers and snowy winters in Waterloo

    If you’re hoping to make the most of Waterloo’s lush parks and bustling public squares, the peak summer season of June to August may be the best time to visit –days are long and hot. The shoulder months of May and September are also lovely – it’s usually pleasantly warm, and with fewer visitors searching for accommodation, you may be able to land a better deal on your dream Waterloo vacation rental. Winters can get very chilly, with plenty of snowfall, although temperatures are mild compared to much of Canada.

    Pristine parks and animal encounters in Waterloo

    Waterloo boasts plenty of picturesque parks and green spaces where you can enjoy a leisurely lakeside picnic, or a gentle walk to admire the foliage. Meanwhile, the nearby Grand River provides a spectacular setting for canoeing, tubing, fishing, and all manner of other aquatic activities. If you’re hankering after something a little more exotic, the African Lion Safari, around 35 minutes by car from Waterloo, is a great choice for an action-packed family day trip. Here, you can drive through a scenic Game Reserve and marvel at captivating creatures like rhinos, giraffes, zebras, and, the star attraction, majestic African lions.