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)
Transport

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.

Where to stay near Mount Pleasant?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 468 house rentals near Mount Pleasant. From 118 Houses to 3 Bungalows, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mount Pleasant for a long holiday or a weekend break 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:

  • Downtown: 378 vacation rentals
  • Kitsilano: 166 vacation rentals
  • City Centre: 352 vacation rentals
  • Crescent Beach: 15 vacation rentals
  • East Side: 663 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Mount Pleasant?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 118 Houses in Mount Pleasant. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mount Pleasant include:

  • Bungalows: 3 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 Studios 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 122 vacation homes with pool available in Mount Pleasant.