Where to stay near Nanaimo?

Our 2018 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 178 house rentals near Nanaimo. From 78 Houses to 16 Cottages, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nanaimo 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 Nanaimo?

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

  • Vancouver Island University: 262 home rentals
  • Nanaimo Regional General Hospital: 270 home rentals
  • Woodgrove Shopping Centre: 309 home rentals
  • Nanaimo Aquatic Centre: 265 home rentals
  • Frank Crane Arena: 277 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 78 Houses in Nanaimo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nanaimo include:

  • Cottages: 16 lodging choices
  • Resorts: 10 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 9 lodging choices

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

Can I rent golf course rentals in Nanaimo?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 115 golf course rentals in Nanaimo. You have also many other possibilities in Nanaimo area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 76 vacation homes
  • Beach rentals: 56 vacation homes
  • Mountain rentals: 54 vacation homes

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Nanaimo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 11 vacation homes with internet/wifi available in Nanaimo.

    Stay in beautiful waterside vacation rentals at Nanaimo

    Relaxed yet energetic, and with a good balance of natural beauty and major city amenities, Nanaimo makes a great holiday destination. Known as Harbour City, it boasts the longest shorelines in Canada. Visitors enjoy the lively recreational activities and vast green spaces that the city provides for solo travellers, couples, and families. Its climate is one of the friendliest in the country, so you can enjoy the scenery from your vacation house rental or condo in comfort. Nanaimo residents and visitors can find plenty of attractions in both the urban setting of the city and in the surrounding protected wilderness.

    Activities and attractions in and around Nanaimo

    Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Nanaimo has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Nanaimo Aquatic Centre (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Brechin Lanes (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
    • WildPlay Nanaimo (7 mi / 11.2 km)
    • Winchelsea View Golf Course (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
    • Fairwinds Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
    • Ladysmith Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Nanaimo

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Nanaimo is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Newcastle Island (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Beach Estates Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Departure Bay Beach (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Pipers Lagoon Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Roberts Memorial Provincial Park (10 mi / 16 km)