Where to stay near Downtown?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 389 house rentals near Downtown. From 263 Condos/Apartments to 117 Studios, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Downtown for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Downtown:

  • West Side: 718 vacation rentals
  • East Side: 663 vacation rentals
  • Gastown-Chinatown: 81 vacation rentals
  • Kitsilano: 158 vacation rentals
  • West End: 340 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 Downtown?

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

  • Rogers Arena: 1,291 home rentals
  • BC Place Stadium: 1,266 home rentals
  • Queen Elizabeth Theatre: 1,249 home rentals
  • Vancouver Waterfront Station: 1,256 home rentals
  • Vancouver Central Public Library: 1,252 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown 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 Condos/Apartments in Downtown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 263 Condos/Apartments in Downtown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Downtown include:

  • Studios: 117 lodging choices
  • Houses: 57 lodging choices
  • Hotels: 34 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 128 vacation homes with pool available in Downtown.

    Take in the picturesque beauty of Downtown Vancouver

    Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Downtown Vancouver. This city is cosmopolitan and walkable, recognized for its biking, restaurants and shopping. Granville Island Public Market and Stanley Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

    Activities and attractions in and around Downtown Vancouver

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Downtown Vancouver a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Grouse Mountain (7.1 mi / 11.3 km)
    • Cypress Mountain (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
    • Vancouver Aquarium (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Hastings Racecourse (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Playland Amusement Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
    • Empire Fields (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Downtown Vancouver

    Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Downtown Vancouver is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Stanley Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Sunset Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • False Creek (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Vancouver False Creek Seawall (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
    • English Bay Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden (1 mi / 1.6 km)