Where to stay near Nanaimo?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 168 house rentals near Nanaimo. From 73 Houses to 40 Condos/Apartments, 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:

  • Nanaimo Regional General Hospital: 282 home rentals
  • Vancouver Island University: 266 home rentals
  • Nanaimo Aquatic Centre: 271 home rentals
  • Nanaimo Museum: 258 home rentals
  • Beach Estates Park: 278 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 73 Houses in Nanaimo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nanaimo include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 40 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 16 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 16 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Nanaimo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 45 vacation homes with pool 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)