Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Roche Harbor is ready to explore

The island views and parks create a pretty picture of Roche Harbor. This city's boating, camping and hiking draw many visitors. Butchart Gardens and British Columbia Parliament Building are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Roche Harbor

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Roche Harbor has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Orcas Island Golf Course (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Cordova Bay Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Panorama Recreation Centre (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Sea Star Vineyard (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Lopez Island Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Roche Harbor

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

  • Butchart Gardens (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • San Juan Islands Sculpture Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Wescott Bay (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Reuben Tarte Memorial Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • San Juan County Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Lime Kiln Point State Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Roche Harbor

Fly into Roche Harbor, WA (RCE), the closest airport, located 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Deer Harbor, WA (DHB-Deer Harbor Seaplane Base), which is 6.6 mi (10.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Roche Harbor?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 184 house rentals near Roche Harbor. From 109 Houses to 23 Cabins, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Roche Harbor for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Roche Harbor?

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 Roche Harbor:

  • Downtown: 280 vacation rentals
  • Oak Bay: 39 vacation rentals
  • James Bay: 353 vacation rentals
  • Brentwood Bay: 23 vacation rentals
  • Cordova Bay: 27 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Roche Harbor?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 109 Houses in Roche Harbor. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Roche Harbor include:

  • Cabins: 23 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 33 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 23 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Roche Harbor?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation homes with pool available in Roche Harbor.