Destination guide

Exciting Mount Pleasant will entice you

The area's art galleries and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Mount Pleasant. Well-liked for its shopping, riverfront and restaurants, this city is both cosmopolitan and walkable. Granville Island Public Market and Stanley Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Mount Pleasant

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Mount Pleasant a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grouse Mountain (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Cypress Mountain (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Hastings Racecourse (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Vancouver Aquarium (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Playland Amusement Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Empire Fields (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mount Pleasant

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mount Pleasant is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stanley Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • False Creek (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • John Hendry Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Queen Elizabeth Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Sunset Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Mount Pleasant

Fly into Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.), the closest airport, located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 29 mi (46.6 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Vancouver Rocky Mountaineer Station. Consider catching a ride on the metro at VCC-Clark Station or Broadway-City Hall Station to see more of the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Mount Pleasant?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 450 house rentals around Mount Pleasant. From 115 Houses to 305 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Mount Pleasant is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mount Pleasant?

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 Mount Pleasant:

  • City Centre: 348 vacation rentals
  • Kitsilano: 191 vacation rentals
  • East Side: 641 vacation rentals
  • West Side: 705 vacation rentals
  • West End: 297 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 Mount Pleasant?

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

  • Catriona Jeffries: 1,302 home rentals
  • Canada Place: 1,286 home rentals
  • White Rock Beach: 425 home rentals
  • University of British Columbia: 1,270 home rentals
  • Rogers Arena: 1,287 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 115 Houses in Mount Pleasant. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mount Pleasant include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 305 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 3 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 3 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 Mount Pleasant?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 109 vacation homes with pool available in Mount Pleasant.

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