Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Aylmer

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Aylmer. Well-liked for its golfing, restaurants and spas, this city is both welcoming and romantic. Parliament Hill and National Gallery of Canada are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Aylmer

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Aylmer for its golfing and swimming. Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Aylmer a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Camp Fortune (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Vincent Massey Park (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Nepean Sportsplex (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Lusk Cave (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Capital Golf Centre (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Eco-Odyssee (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Aylmer

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Aylmer. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Andrew Haydon Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Gatineau Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Jacques Cartier Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Garden of the Provinces and Territories (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Dundonald Park (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Commissioners Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Aylmer

The nearest airport is in Ottawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.), located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city center.

Where to stay near Aylmer?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 16 house rentals near Aylmer. From 10 Houses to 6 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Aylmer for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Aylmer?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Aylmer:

  • Kanata: 312 vacation rentals
  • The Glebe: 56 vacation rentals
  • Vanier: 37 vacation rentals
  • Centretown: 87 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Ottawa: 133 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Gatineau Park: 357 home rentals
  • Rideau Canal: 339 home rentals
  • Carleton University: 329 home rentals
  • Parliament Hill: 353 home rentals
  • Camp Fortune: 358 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 10 Houses in Aylmer. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Aylmer include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 lodging choices
  • Studios: 2 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Aylmer?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation homes with pool available in Aylmer.

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