Where to stay near Calgary?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 485 house rentals near Calgary. From 250 Houses to 173 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Calgary for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Calgary:

  • Downtown: 127 vacation rentals
  • Southwest Calgary: 386 vacation rentals
  • Banff Trail: 18 vacation rentals
  • Southeast Calgary: 218 vacation rentals
  • Downtown West End: 59 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 Calgary?

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

  • Calgary Zoo: 472 home rentals
  • Calgary University Station: 481 home rentals
  • Canada Olympic Park: 493 home rentals
  • Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium: 476 home rentals
  • Foothills Medical Centre: 483 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 250 Houses in Calgary. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Calgary include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 173 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 16 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 16 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 Calgary?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 63 vacation homes with pool available in Calgary.

    Enjoying your stay in a Calgary vacation rental

    Calgary offers a dynamic landscape where a cosmopolitan city centre with towering skyscrapers meets a rural setting of vast prairies and winding rivers against the backdrop of the Canadian Rockies. If you prefer a fast-paced lifestyle, you'll find it in Downtown Calgary, home to high-end restaurants, bustling bars, public squares, major shopping centres, and renowned museums. Alberta's cowboy culture and open ranges also impact the big city – nicknamed "Cowtown" – as Calgary hosts some of Canada's biggest rodeos and farming festivals throughout the year. Whether you're staying in one of the city's numerous hotels or vacation rentals, you'll find there's plenty of fun on tap for everyone, from solo travellers to vacationing families.

    Sightseeing in and around Calgary

    Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Calgary a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Canada Olympic Park (6.9 mi / 11 km)
    • Stampede Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Calgary Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Calgary Elks Lodge and Golf Club (2 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Shaganappi Point Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
    • Richmond Green Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Calgary

    Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Calgary is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Canada Olympic Park (6.9 mi / 11 km)
    • Devonian Gardens (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
    • McDougall Centre (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Central Memorial Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Prince's Island Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Riley Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)

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