Destination guide

The lively area of Oakville awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's musicals, theater scene and entertainment and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Oakville. Renowned for its wildlife, restaurants and university setting, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Oakville

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oakville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Glen Abbey Golf Course (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Gairloch Gardens (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Bronte Heritage Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Putting Edge (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Millcroft Golf Club (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • The Riverwood Conservancy (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oakville

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Oakville is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gairloch Gardens (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Coronation Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Bronte Heritage Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Bronte Creek Provincial Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Woodhurst Heights Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Erindale Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Oakville

Fly into Toronto, ON (YYZ-Pearson Intl.), the closest airport, located 16.4 mi (26.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Toronto, ON (YTZ-Billy Bishop Toronto City), which is 20.1 mi (32.4 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Oakville Station, Mississauga Oakville Station and Oakville Bronte Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay near Oakville?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 567 house rentals near Oakville. From 250 Condos/Apartments to 287 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Oakville for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Oakville:

  • Entertainment District: 501 vacation rentals
  • King West Village: 174 vacation rentals
  • Central Waterfront: 613 vacation rentals
  • Yorkville: 254 vacation rentals
  • CityPlace: 549 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 Oakville?

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

  • Sheridan College: 722 home rentals
  • Bronte Creek Provincial Park: 226 home rentals
  • Kerr Village: 443 home rentals
  • Cameron's Brewing Company: 1,139 home rentals
  • Putting Edge: 1,480 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 250 Condos/Apartments in Oakville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oakville include:

  • Houses: 287 lodging choices
  • Studios: 126 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 6 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 Oakville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 103 vacation homes with pool available in Oakville.

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