Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Shawinigan

The riverfront, parks and lake display a scene truly unique to Shawinigan. Renowned for its soccer games, spas and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Shawinigan

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Shawinigan has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • D'Arbre en Arbre (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Vallee du Parc (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Ki-8-Eb Golf Club (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • La Mauricie National Park Centre at Saint-Jean-des-Piles (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Domaine & Vins Gelinas (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Trois-Rivieres Hippodrome (16 mi / 25.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shawinigan

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Shawinigan is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Melville Island Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • D'Arbre en Arbre (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • La Mauricie National Park Centre at Saint-Jean-des-Piles (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • St-Quentin Island (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • St-Quentin Island Beach (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Laviolette Park (17.6 mi / 28.2 km)

Where to stay around Shawinigan, QC, CA?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 43 vacation rentals near Shawinigan. From 12 house rentals to 13 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Shawinigan for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Melville Island Park: 58 vacation rentals
  • Vallee du Parc: 45 vacation rentals
  • Jean Chretien Museum: 57 vacation rentals
  • Le Rocher de Grand-Mère: 47 vacation rentals
  • D'Arbre en Arbre: 58 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Shawinigan 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 Shawinigan?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 12 Houses in Shawinigan. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shawinigan include:

  • Cabins: 13 rentals available
  • Cottages: 13 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 13 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Shawinigan?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Shawinigan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.