Where to stay near Wasaga Beach?

Our 2018 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 460 house rentals near Wasaga Beach. From 207 houses to 88 cottages, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wasaga Beach 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 Wasaga Beach?

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

  • Wasaga Beach Provincial Park: 549 home rentals
  • Nancy Island Historic Site: 548 home rentals
  • Wasaga Beach Nordic Centre: 552 home rentals
  • Tower Island: 551 home rentals
  • Skull Island Adventure Golf: 552 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wasaga Beach 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 Wasaga Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 207 houses in Wasaga Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wasaga Beach include:

  • Cottages: 88 lodging choices
  • Chalets: 79 lodging choices
  • Condos: 54 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with free wifi in Wasaga Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with free wifi among our 35 vacation homes with free wifi available in Wasaga Beach.

    Wasaga Beach Destination Overview


    Wasaga Beach is home to the longest freshwater beach in the world, making it a very popular destination for holidays. Just two hours north of Toronto at the south end of the Georgian Bay, Wasaga Beach boasts 14 kilometers of sandy beaches on the Nottawasaga Bay and Nottawasaga River.

    It’s the perfect place to relieve stress, lay out under the warming sun, splash in the water or stroll through the sand while enjoying the panoramic natural views. If you’re looking for an outdoor activity, there are plenty of trails to for you to hike, cycle, snowmobile or cross country ski along. The river is also a terrific place to spend some time fishing or exploring a canoe route.

    Wasaga Beach is also home to the Wasaga Beach Provincial Park, which is a popular place for sunbathing and playing volleyball. You can also stroll along the park’s boardwalk.

    Rental options in Wasaga Beach

    When planning your trip to Wasaga Beach, opt for a vacation rental. Whether you need ample space to accommodate a large group or you’d like to see what it’s like to live like a local, vacation rentals provide a home-away-from home feeling where you can really settle in.

    If you’ve come to Wasaga Beach to ease your tension, consider renting a cottage near the beach or on the waterfront. Throw open the windows each night to be lulled to sleep by the sound of waves crashing and wake up to the salty sea air blowing through the cottage. You’ll be just a short walk from the sand, or maybe the beach will be right in the backyard. It’s ideal for spending ample time outdoors but easy to stop back to change, nap or grab some food.

    Homes are also available for rent, and if you’re more interested in golfing or skiing, you can stay near the course or the slopes/trails. After a full breakfast to get your energy flowing, you’ll be just moments away from the greens or fresh powder. hitting the golf course or strapping on skis and exploring the trails. You might even be able to rent a home with views of where you’ll be spending the day, so you can see conditions or just enjoy the sights.

    Wasaga Beach rental features

    Vacation rentals offer plenty of amenities to ensure that you have the best possible stay while you’re on vacation. If you’re enjoying yourself too much and aren’t ready to leave, some rentals in Wasaga offer long term options so you can extend your holiday.

    If you’re not sure what to do with your pet while you’re away, rentals may have the answer. Some are pet friendly so you don’t have to choose which family member will be responsible for pet sitting. Take your furry friend with you!

    Rentals in Wasaga Beach come in a number of sizes, so no matter how many people you’re travelling with, no one will feel too cramped. Some homes and cottages sleep 10 or more people.

    In the mornings you can sip coffee out on your private patio or porch while taking in the views and getting ready for your day. After a long day of shopping, sunbathing, skiing or exploring you can relax in a private hot tub and then treat yourself to a home cooked meal in the rental’s full kitchen. When it’s time to leave, don’t worry about separating your dirty clothes from still clean ones. Many rentals feature washing machines and dryers, so you can throw a load or two in and head back home with clean clothes to make unpacking that much easier.

    Sightseeing in and around Wasaga Beach

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Wasaga Beach has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Skull Island Adventure Golf (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Wasaga Sands Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Marlwood Golf and Country Club (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
    • Blue Mountain Go-Karts (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Wasaga 500 Go Karts (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Collingwood Golf Course (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Wasaga Beach

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 77°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Wasaga Beach

    Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Wasaga Beach is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Tower Island (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Wasaga Beach Nordic Centre (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Wasaga Beach Provincial Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Sunset Point Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
    • Collingwood Scenic Caves (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
    • Pretty River Valley Provincial Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)