Where to stay near Nanaimo?

Our 2018 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 175 house rentals near Nanaimo. From 79 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:

  • Vancouver Island University: 258 home rentals
  • Nanaimo Regional General Hospital: 269 home rentals
  • Woodgrove Shopping Centre: 304 home rentals
  • Nanaimo Aquatic Centre: 264 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 79 Houses in Nanaimo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nanaimo include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 40 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 18 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 18 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Nanaimo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 47 vacation homes with pool available in Nanaimo.

    Explore the waterfront setting in Nanaimo

    The area's history and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Nanaimo. Well-liked for its island views, boating and restaurants, this city is both walkable and welcoming. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

    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)