Going on a trip to Vancouver Island, which is located off Canada’s west coast, is definitely worth your while. As the largest island on the Pacific Coast of North America, it is located about 66 mi (107 km) southwest of Vancouver and accessible by road or air. The island features beautiful beaches, cultural attractions, whale watching tours, great shopping centres, and dining places. Thanks to its lovely weather all year round, most travellers love exploring the ski slopes in winter and riding the waves during summer. Top attractions include Victoria’s Inner Harbour, Pacific Rim National Park, West Coast Trail, and Cathedral Grove. Make your trip memorable by picking wonderful places to stay. Check out our list of the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Vancouver Island, Canada.
Kick back and relax in this hidden gem located within a rainforest in Tofino, British Columbia. It’s the perfect retreat for couples or small families as this well-furnished cabin has one bedroom, a bathroom with toiletries, and a backyard garden that opens to gorgeous forest views. Equipped with a functional kitchen to prepare simple meals, a private entrance for added security, and free parking on the premises, the cabin also has an outdoor shower and surfboard storage area. Best of all, guests are only minutes from the nearby Chesterman Beach and Cox Bay where swimming and surfing adventures await.
Top guest reviewsincluding a large kitchen with all amenities and a fantastic showersuper cozy & practical with heated floors full kitchen hot outdoor shower (& in doors too of course )we didn’t use the fully functional kitchen but it would be great for longer staysthis place is amazing stylish artistic comfortable cozy welcoming natural eco-friendly quiet and beautifulwe enjoyed drinking our morning coffee in the outdoor area and using the outdoor shower after surfingvery clean and well-keptthe place was sparkling clean as alwaysamazing space and very cleanwonderful cabin to stay very clean with relaxed atmosphereit was clean spacious and was full of thoughtful touches and local tips
Host:the hosts were perfectsarah is an excellent hostsarah was a great host and helped us along our tripsarah was prompt in her responses and very helpfulthanks to sarah’s hostRead more reviewsperfect location to the beaches and close to towncomfortable place and good locationsuch a cute cabin in the rainforest and close to beachesthis is an amazing place right near the beachbeautifully built cabin ideal location close to the beaches easy bike ride into town
Awaken to the sweet sounds of nature each day at this gorgeous private suite within a lush forest in Ucluelet, British Columbia. It’s actually a ground-level suite of a three-storey house with a private entrance for guests. Fit to accommodate up to four persons, this serene sanctuary has one bedroom, two beds, a full bath, a small kitchen to whip up meals, a covered porch, and a sun deck to enjoy the outdoors. Better yet, the suite has a private hot tub and wood-fired steam sauna for that much-needed relaxation after a long day exploring the nature trails. Furry companions are welcome too, provided arrangements are made with the host during booking.
Top guest reviewsthis forest view suite is a very cozy and relaxing place to staythe space is comfortable and warm and has everything you needsuite is comfortable and offers it's own deck and hot tub we will stay here againthis is exactly what we needed a relaxing cozy place to rejuvenate with friends and be surrounded by natureoutstanding guest suite with incredible hot tub sauna and outdoor shower in the forestwas very clean and quietvery clean and comfortable well stocked kitchen etcit was clean comfortable and the backyard was dreamythe forest suite was super clean and the kitchen is well equippedplace was fantastic very clean and stylish place with everything you needed
Host:penny is an awesome hostpenny and trevor are wonderful hostspenny gave us our privacy and was very responsive when we had questionspenny was very accommodating and helpful always had quick responses and made sure we had everything we neededwe felt so at home and our hosts were very kind and quick to replyRead more reviewsthis is a great locationgreat location amazing little placelocation was good — close to town and beaches and trailsthe location is perfect and is close to everything in ucluelet so you can go exploringsuch a beautiful property in a fantastic location
Enjoy a wonderful stay at this private suite with awe-inspiring views of Straits of Georgia and lush greenery all around. This elegantly styled suite within a lavish home located in Nanaimo, British Columbia has every essential a traveller needs. Guests enjoy the comfort of one plush bedroom, a full bath, and access to a private area with a hot tub as well as a lovely outdoor deck to enjoy ocean views. Soak in the beauty of the natural surroundings and catch a glimpse of wildlife roaming free along the nearby nature trails.
Top guest reviewshot tub and fire pit with a great view bed was a complete dreama cozy little place with a great view on the water from the hot tubthe new bed is super comfygreat views warm hospitality and a comfortable staythe hot tub was a nice treat and the kitchen had everything we neededvery clean very cosyvery clean would stay againthe place was very cleanthe space itself is spotless and wonderfulthe space is clean and welcoming
Host:alan and gillian are amazing hosts and welcomed us to their home like familyresponsive hosts and easy check invery friendly and helpful hostsfriendly hosts lovely place very remote :)definitely recommend this stay and these wonderful hostsRead more reviewsgreat location on the waterbeautiful location and great apartmentgreat location in a nice quiet spotbeautiful place with a lovely locationthe place was really nice great location quiet and cute place
Escape the city and find your serenity in this rustic yet contemporary cabin with gorgeous wood-panelled facade and interiors that add warmth to the home. Located in Sooke, British Columbia, the impressive home is ideal for four guests and features two comfortable bedrooms, one bath with toiletries, a functional kitchen, and modern furnishings. Step outdoors to explore the lush green landscapes and gardens to enjoy a picnic under blue skies. Cosy up with loved ones in the living area that has an indoor fireplace or enjoy after-dinner drinks on the covered porch whilst watching the starry skies.
Top guest reviewsthe beds were super comfy tooit's comfortable and relaxing with all the amenities you need and an attentive hostchristine's cabin was an absolute delight very cozy comfy and had all the amenities we neededit is a well put together two bed room two bath cabin with well appointed furnishingsthe beds were super comfortable would recommendspotlessly clean and cosy accommodationthe place was very clean cozy and confortablethe cabin is very clean and beautifulchristine keeps a a beautiful cabin clean and welcoming to guestsit's clean inviting and adorably furnished
Host:she is warm friendly and very helpfulit was spacious private convenient to the activities we did and our host was wonderfulchristine was a wonderful host and made us feel very welcome highly recommendchristine is a wonderful host for her “cozy cabin”the host christine was lovely to deal withRead more reviewscentral location is greatit was located really close to the town core so it was super convenient for supply runswe were truly blown away by the place and christine’s kindnessit's in a very convenient location and has everything you need to enjoy your staybeing within walking distance of downtown sooke was a bonus
Experience a relaxing stay at this private one-bedroom unit located on the main level of a classy home in Port Alberni, British Columbia. Be swept away by breathtaking views of the harbour and surrounding green landscapes in a private retreat with a spacious living area, an upper deck, a full bathroom, and a well-equipped kitchen. Be it a weekend stay or long getaway, this place is great for couples, small families or business travellers who love exploring nature or making unique discoveries along Harbour Quay. Stroll outside and discover delicious cuisine in Port Alberni’s popular restaurants or go souvenir shopping at the local stores.
Top guest reviewsgreat views from the balcony and a very comfortable bedcyndi’s lake view home is a beautiful and cozy place to staycindy’s place had a beautiful view over the water and was very comfortablehomely accommodation with large comfortable bed and sunny balconywonderful spacious property - loved sitting out on the balcony for breakfastvery clean and exceptionally well stocked kitcheneverything was spotlessly cleanit was very clean and had everything that we neededa great place to stay sparkling clean plenty of roomclean cozy and great location
Host:great accommodation and host highly recommendedfantastic stay and a great hostshe is a great host who offers many tips on things to do in the areacyndi was a wonderful hostcyndi also provided us with helpful recommendationsRead more reviewswonderful place in a perfect locationfantastic location for day trips throughout the islandthe location is in a nice and quiet streetgreat and beautiful place well located and stylishthe location is great and i will be back
This magnificent treehouse located in Shirley, British Columbia brings together the best of modern living with nature. Perfect for couples, this treehouse is a studio unit with one comfortable bed, one full bath, and easy access to the wilderness all around. Within walking distance are French Beach, China Beach, and Flea Beach, in case you want to enjoy a day frolicking on sandy shores under the sun. End the day with drinks on the veranda whilst watching the splendid sunset.
Top guest reviewsyou have an amazing view over the sea directly from your bedthere is wifi and dvd with a great selection of movies especially international moviesi loved this place so peaceful and comfortable and the view is breathtakingwe had a very restful stay and found the room had everything we neededwe had everything we needed (including a very comfortable bed)clean as a whistleclean quiet spot nestled in the treesineke and dale's place was beautiful clean cozy & was the perfect getaway for my boyfriend and meamazing place to stay clean private lovely space with amazing viewsit was cozy and clean and the location was amazing
Host:the perfect escape and impeccable hostsbrilliant host quick responses and very thoughtfulgreat hosts nice placethey gave us a ton of privacy and were all around great hostsgreat hosts and we can't wait to come backRead more reviewslovely unique space in a great locationa perfect place in paradiseeverything was fabulous - hosts location - beautifula charming little treehouse in a stunning location with everything you needfrench beach is amazing to - you can walk their within 10 minutes
Be serenaded by the sounds of waves lapping on the shore at this rustic oceanfront retreat in Tofino, British Columbia. It’s the perfect place for couples as the private cabin lies within ancient cedars and opens out to wondrous views of forests and mountains. Ignite romance in this one-bedroom cabin with one bath and convenient amenities such as a functional kitchen and a dining nook to make your stay memorable. Besides, the cabin comes with a private hot tub, a fire pit, and a hammock to enjoy the sunshine by day and moonlit skies by night with your loved one.
Top guest reviewsthe nature around and the cozy bed made us sleep like babies :)cedarwood cove is the perfect relaxation retreat offering spectacular views and cozy accommodations; a true hidden gemwe stayed in the adorable cozy cabin with views of the water and nearby islands and mountainsthe beautifulness of this place is beyond any expectations the cabin is very cozy and decorated with detailthe bed was super comfy tooclean quiet and everything you needperfect getaway very clean beautiful and thoughtful touchesthe room was clean and came with everything we neededthe cabin is clean and modern and the bed was super comfythe cabin is warm and cozy and well-built clean and comfortable
Host:hosts were very knowledgeable of the area their recommendations were excellental was a great hostmichelle and alan were warm and friendly hostsmichelle and allan were amazing hostsmichelle and alan were great hostsRead more reviewsexcellent location central in townthe location is greatthe location was beautiful and convenientsuch a special locationamazing place with a cozy atmosphere and great location close to everything you need
Fall instantly in love with this spectacular, rustic retreat surrounded by tall trees and nature’s majesty in Victoria, British Columbia. The private cabin is great for couples or small families as it comes equipped with one comfortable bedroom, two beds, a half bath with a private outdoor shower, and a kitchenette to prepare simple meals. Wake up refreshed every day and gaze out the huge bedroom window to the awe-inspiring forest landscapes all around. Best of all, the cabin is conveniently located close to Juan de Fuca’s nature trail and a private beach for relaxing under the sun.
Top guest reviewsno wifi or cell service so it’s perfect for intimate connection with loved oneout door firepit was fantastic and the shower was incredible lots of hot watersuper cozy cabin with everything we needed for our overnight staywe loved staying at this cabin everything from the wood fire stove to the outdoor shower was so magicalsuper quite and cleanthe cabin was super clean cozy and warm) the cabin is small but clean cozy and very functionalthe cabin itself was very clean and well cared forand a little hike on the property which was super cool/private the cabin was super cute and clean
Host:hosts were gracioushighly recommend this cabin and hosts 11/10ty and haley are awesome hosts and have done a great job on fern gullyhosts are awesome the space is remote and super restful you won’t regret itvery friendly hosts the space is gorgeous- the perfect tuck-away for a beautifully serine weekendRead more reviewsnice location just few minutes drive to the beachesbeautiful location special place to staythe location is amazing and the house offers everything you possibly needenjoyed staying in this beautiful secluded cabin close to naturebeautiful place great location love the outdoor shower but
Amazing views and awesome nature trails describe this little hideaway in the mountains of Victoria, British Columbia. Sleep peacefully in the white-themed bedroom and enjoy the lovely ambience of a wilderness cabin. It is equipped with one full bath and a rooftop patio which opens out to scenic ocean and mountain views. Test your culinary skills in the outdoor kitchen surrounded by nature. Near the cottage is an alpaca farm where you can meet and feed lovable alpacas and take many photos with them in the great outdoors.
Top guest reviewsthe outdoor kitchen and patio were great spots to hangout as both had the same great viewswe opted for a farm to table dinner on the rooftop patio and it was perfecti highly recommend for a comfortable and peaceful retreat into naturewe loved the cozy little details such as the books robes and candlesthe cottage itself is clean modern cozy and has all the modern amenities that you could ask forthe room itself was very clean and cozythe place was very clean and organizedjess's place was spotless and communication was perfectthe place was super clean thoughtfully and tastefully done upvery clean and lovely host
Host:host is very easy going and has very quick responsessuch kind and warm hostsgreat recommendations from host for restaurants and locals hikeshosts were the best you can ask forjess and her family were so welcoming and helpful with the few questions we had for themRead more reviewsgood location and accessibilitygreat location only 10min drive from townsuch a lovely location and stayit was close to trails and lakes for outdoor activities i highly recommend this as a getaway locationthis place is great to get away and bbq
Reconnect with nature at this lovely private guest suite in Mount Waddington C, British Columbia that features spectacular ocean views. Fit to accommodate four guests, the unit has two comfortable bedrooms with three beds, one bath with toiletries, and a well-equipped kitchen for meal preparations. Prefer not to cook indoors? Whip up a barbeque on the private deck that overlooks the ocean and maybe spot a whale swimming by if you’re lucky. Discover the interesting heritage of the area by visiting a coal museum nearby.
Top guest reviewsincredible view nice apartment everything you needthe apartment was nice and cosy the view is just perfectthe view at the lake is amazing and the apartment is fantasticheron’s roost is such a beautiful place stunning view from patio clean and comfortable roomswe felt cozy and comfortable at the heron's roost and enjoyed the spectacular viewsparkling clean as wellclean room with everything you needthe place was super cleanthe place was clean and well equippedclean bright and airy with sweet personal touches
Host:the host was kind and generouslovely place and great hostfriendly and knowledgeable and helpful hoststruly wonderful hostsray and heather were wonderful hostsRead more reviewsthe location is crazy beautifula nice location quiet and still reasonably close to activitiesclose to port hardy and a great place to stay on the way to cape scottit's a great location to us as a base to explore north vancouver islandit was a perfect place to spend a few relaxing days
Rejuvenate your senses in the natural surroundings of Vancouver Island
The abundant wilderness of Vancouver Island will certainly connect you to the universe in miraculous ways. After exploring the mountain trails, lush forests, and oceanfront activities, you will likely extend your stay to further discover all that this island offers. Make your stay memorable by picking the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Vancouver Island, Canada.
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