Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Hornby Island

The mountains and parks create a pretty picture of Hornby Island. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Hornby Island

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Hornby Island a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arrowsmith Golf and Country Club (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Qualicum Beach Memorial Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Comox Golf Club (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Eaglecrest Golf Club (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Glacier Greens Golf Course (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Chase and Warren Winery (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hornby Island

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Hornby Island. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spider Lake Provincial Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Heritage Forest (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Qualicum Beach Community Park (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Milner Gardens and Woodland (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • MacMillan Provincial Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Hornby Island

The nearest airport is in Comox, BC (YQQ-Comox Valley), located 17.1 mi (27.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Powell River, BC (YPW), which is 22.8 mi (36.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Hornby Island?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 76 house rentals near Hornby Island. From 47 Houses to 13 Cabins, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hornby Island for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Hornby Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Hornby Island. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Crown Isle Resort and Golf Community: 170 home rentals
  • Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park: 202 home rentals
  • Alberni Valley Multiplex Ice Skating Rink: 175 home rentals
  • Spider Lake Provincial Park: 302 home rentals
  • The Old School House Arts Centre: 309 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hornby Island listed on HomeAway 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 Hornby Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 47 Houses in Hornby Island. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hornby Island include:

  • Cabins: 13 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 13 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 13 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hornby Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 18 vacation homes with pool available in Hornby Island.