Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Summerside

Come and experience Summerside and its museums, history and monuments. Well-liked for its restaurants, casino gaming and theaters, this city is both welcoming and trendy. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Summerside

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Summerside a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Consolidated Credit Union Place (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Red Shores Racetrack and Casino (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Linkletter Provincial Park (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Haunted Mansion (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Red Sands Golf Course (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Burlington Amusement Park (12 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Summerside

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Summerside is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Linkletter Provincial Park (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Chelton Beach Provincial Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Marine Rail Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Cape Jourimain Nature Centre (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Cavendish Beach (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Summerside

The nearest airport is in Charlottetown, PEI (YYG), located 32.4 mi (52.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay near Summerside?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 181 house rentals near Summerside. From 95 Cottages to 79 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Summerside 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 Summerside?

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

  • Summerside Harbor: 376 home rentals
  • Linkletter Provincial Park: 318 home rentals
  • Prince Edward Island Sports Hall of Fame and Museum: 375 home rentals
  • Summerside Range Lighthouse Rear: 411 home rentals
  • Summerside Range Lighthouse Front: 361 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Summerside 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 Cottages in Summerside?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 95 Cottages in Summerside. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Summerside include:

  • Houses: 79 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 95 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 95 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Summerside?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 18 vacation homes with pool available in Summerside.

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