Top 10 Pet-Friendly Accommodations In Bowen Island, Canada


Bowen Island is a destination you do not want to skip visiting when traveling in British Columbia, especially if you are a nature lover. Upon arrival, you may want to start with Killarney Lake. You can have a leisure walk through an easy trail in the woods to get to the lake. It is also nice to treat your eyes to idyllic views of the garden and greenery at Crippen Regional Park. You may even have a picnic at one of the outdoor tables. The awesome thing about having a vacation on Bowen Island is that your pets can accompany you. Read on to learn about the top pet-friendly accommodations in Bowen Island, Canada.

1. Heritage cottage with ocean views (from USD 296)

This comfortable cottage can be found within five minutes of driving from Snug Cove. Pets are more than welcome to stay with you. There is a private backyard where you can let your little furry friends roam free. From the outdoor deck, you can sip your favorite drink amidst a tranquil atmosphere. The cottage also comes with an outdoor bathtub. The great thing is that you can indulge in a soak while marveling at the ocean view.

Heritage Cottage with Ocean View & Outdoor Tub
Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
36 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a charming cozy cottage in a peaceful setting
beautiful family-friendly home super clean and open space cottage
hosts communicate quickly and are super kind :)
they were very informative and gave great recommendations for things to do and places to see
ben and maija are amazing hosts and they have a beautiful home
ben and maija were fantastic hosts greet you upon arrival and were extremely accommodating
ben was so friendly and welcoming and made our stay exceptional
the perfect little getaway so close to the city
overall great place would definitely come back again
views are great and the location is in a quiet neighborhood
we definitely recommend this place to anyone who wishes to come visit bowen island
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2. Wildwood Cabins - Cabin 4 (from USD 108)

For a tranquil stay in the middle of a forest, you can consider booking this rustic cabin. Two dogs are allowed to stay with you and roam around the outdoor space. There is a pet fee that you need to pay, which is USD 40 per dog.

The cabin provides fresh ground coffee and a stovetop espresso maker, something caffeine lovers can make use of. If you feel a bit cold at night, you can turn on the indoor fireplace to create a toasty warm atmosphere.

the legendary wildwood cabins ~ CABIN 4
Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
576 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
board games were provided wifi worked great for work to be done during the day
reg’s cabin is very clean an cozy with all the amenities you need
reg was very friendly and helpful the views are fantastic and the cabin was super cozy
we had a fantastic stay at reg's cabin the place was rustic yet stylish modern and comfortable
kitchen fully equipped for making delicious meals
great communication beautiful property and sparkling clean cabin
super clean and cozy with everything you need
the cabin is incredible clean and cozy
truly immaculately clean a quiet and relaxing place to retreat
the cabin was absolutely beautiful very clean and stylish
reg was an outstanding host
lovely cabins and kind people
reg provided helpful insider island info
reg was a very welcoming and helpful host
reg is a great host very quick to answer any questions that we had
such a stunning location on bowen and close to everything
spectacular location in a stunning cabin with so many conveniences
beautiful location peaceful and lovely cabins
other than that pretty good location to get to everywhere else on the island
the location is perfect and the cabins a real retreat
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3. Evergreen Cottage (from USD 273)

This cottage promises wonderful views of the ocean as accompaniment during your stay. You can admire the views from the huge cedar deck. It also makes for an excellent spot to bask in the sun and have a barbecue. Other amenities that the cottage offers include internet and a kitchen.

You are also welcome to bring a maximum of one pet. But, you need to let the host know and gain their prior approval. You’ll also have to pay a pet fee of 27 USD.

Evergreen Cottage · Cheerful oceanview cottage with a fantastic patio
Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
57 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cute cozy cabin with incredible views over the bay
their information binder was the most informative one i've seen so far on my vrbo and airbb adventures
beautiful cabin with awesome views everything was as advertised and chris our host was very kind and quick to respond
beautiful scenery and great location with a good walk to the ferry port and stores nearby
perfect location size and view
it is a cozy and quiet cabin with easy access to trails and beaches
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4. Eastman Waterfront Cottage (from USD 170)

This cottage can take your breath away with its authentic 1950s heritage. The best feature of the cottage is perhaps the wood stove, which can keep you cozy during colder nights. You can also expect amenities such as a kitchen and a living room.

Dogs are welcome at this cottage. Dog breed, weight, and age are the information required by the host for approval. Your dogs should not be younger than one year old. And, there is a pet fee of USD 15 per dog per night, plus tax. The rental agreement specifies some pet rules as well.

WOOD STOVE~Waterfront~Peacefully Secluded in Nature~PRIVATE SWIMMING ACCESS
Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
47 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
perfectly secluded phenomenal view and so cozy
it is cozy clean and quiet with a spectacular view out across howe sound
clean comfortable abode - looking forward to returning soon
jan the property manager was responsive professional and very helpful
the place was beautiful cozy and dof friendly
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5. Lazy Bowen Hideaway (from USD 206)

This cottage cordially invites not only adults but also children and pets for a pleasant stay. You can bring a maximum of two dogs for an additional fee of USD 15 per dog per night. They need to weigh less than 50 lbs (23 kg) each and be at least one year old.

With regard to amenities, there is a large VHS video library in case you want to hold a movie night. There are also board games and puzzles you can enjoy with your kids. The cottage offers a free wireless internet connection as well.

Waterfront~Beach~Panoramic Sea Views~New Kitchen~Lrg Sunny Seaside decks~BBQ
Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
40 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable peaceful getaway with an amazing view of the water
we love to have breakfast and lunch on the terrace the drive to the house was manageable
clean cozy comfortable incredible view
perfect spot immaculately clean and well appointed and organized beautiful views from everyroom
jan is also a great host and super accommodating
great communication from the host jan as well
jan's gorgeous place is right on the water and very private
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6. Pebbly Beach House (from USD 646)

This pet-friendly house is ideal for those who are looking to stay just seconds away from the beach. It features a private backyard where you and your furry friends can enjoy the sun together. There is also a fully equipped kitchen for your cooking needs.

When you get tired after doing a lot of fun activities with your pooch, you might want to step into the private hot tub for a rejuvenating soak.

Pebbly Beach House on Bowen Island
Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
23 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i highly recommend this beautiful home to anyone looking for a comfortable escape with some gorgeous views
the kitchen offered up everything you need and the space was fantastic to have meals outside
the house was huge and clean
the hosts exceeded our expectations and we really appreciated the personal touches
it’s a great location
good location with a beautiful view
we recommend this place and we hope to be back in the future
we highly recommend andrew’s place and hope to return
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7. Comfortable house with two decks (from USD 196)

The house boasts pretty vistas of Howe Sound and the North Shore Mountains. To fully enjoy your stay here, you can let your four-legged friend tag along. However, prior consent of the owner is required as only dogs under certain circumstances are allowed.

While staying here, you may want to start your day by preparing a delicious breakfast in the fully equipped kitchen. During the day, you can kill time reading your favorite book on one of the two decks.

Beautiful View Home on Bowen Island
Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
385 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 6 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house had a beautiful aesthetic and was very comfortable/cozy
we enjoyed spectacular views a well stocked kitchen and comfortable home during our stay
the beds comfortable and ample areas to take in the views
it is clean and well-equipped
kitchen is well stocked and the space was very clean and comfortable
the house was clean comfortable and nicely furnished
home was very clean and cozy
it was clean spacious and we were all very comfortable during our 2 days on bowen
she is responsive and accommodating beyond words
sharon has been a great host and communicated clearly everything we needed to know
sharon was kind enough to host us last minute and we had such a restful weekend
our time was amazing sharon was so helpful and nice to me
sharon is experienced and attentive in meeting her guest’s needs great place for families to sprawl out
i loved the location above the artisan village
beautiful house great location great host
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8. The Bowen Local (from USD 152)

The guest suite is nestled in a serene wood setting and is suitable for both human and animal guests. A dog bed will be provided to you. However, you need to bring your own dog towel. Prior to booking, you are required to declare your pets.

Also, ensure that they are vaccinated and won’t touch any of the home’s furniture. For more, there is an additional cleaning fee of USD 35 per pet. As for amenities, the accommodation offers a kitchen and wireless internet access, among others.

The Bowen Local
Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
135 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a fully equipped kitchen and comfortable bed
my favorite room was the washroom with their beautiful rain shower and wood countertops
super clean and easy stay
nice and clean cookies were a nice touch
lovely clean and modern
nicely renovated clean and super quiet
the space is clean bright and well decorated
jenn and udi were great hosts
hosts were responsive and accommodating
jenn and udi are fantastic hosts
a beautiful home hosts are communicative and kind
jenn and udi were great at communicating and so helpful
perfect location just walking distance from two beaches
beautiful place in the perfect location steps from the bus and a short walk to cates bay beach
the forest location was so quiet and peaceful
this place is very cute and comfortable
i liked that it was walking distance from 2 beautiful beaches
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9. Delightful house with a fire pit (from USD 203)

This house presents delightful views of Bowen Island Golf Club and the ocean. A lush grass yard awaits your arrival. You and your pets can play some games there. When the hunger kicks in, you might want to make use of the barbecue grill. Later at night, when the temperature turns chilly, cuddle up with your pet by the fire pit. The house also features exercise equipment and a wireless internet connection.

Ocean and Golf Course Views
Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
40 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i was particularly impressed by the stylish decor stunning ocean view and fully stocked kitchen
the view is really nice the kitchen is well stocked
the house is very comfortable with a fully equipped kitchen
the place was clean and cozy
this is a wonderful clean airbnb with lovely outdoor spaces to enjoy the beautiful ocean view
the accommodation was bright clean and comfortable
it was well stocked and clean
our host was kind and helpful
host erik was kind and informative
erik was a wonderful host
erik was a wonderful host
thanks to our hosts for creating such a welcoming spot
we would stay again and recommend the location to anyone looking for a getaway on bowen island
we golfed 3 days in a row and the location is perfect for that
we had a lovely time at erik's place
erik’s place was perfect for our weekend getaway
we had a great weekend getaway at erik's place
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10. Cozy cabin with an indoor fireplace (from USD 95)

The cabin is tucked away in a private forested area, thus promising a peaceful escape. Well-behaved dogs are welcome. However, you can only bring one dog. During the stay, your dog should not be left unattended and it is not allowed on beds and sofas.

When you are too lazy to go outside, you can enjoy a movie on the cable television. There is also a DVD player that you can use. To get even cozier, why don’t you turn on the gas fireplace? For outdoor relaxation, the cabin provides a lovely deck. It is equipped with a dining table and a barbecue area.

COTTAGE....Bowen Island Guest House
Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
311 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 6 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is is fast and worked great during our stay
very quaint wooded retreat with creature comforts of gas stove and tv to curl up in front of
the space was completely comfortable and exactly as described
full kitchen but make sure to bring any cooking oils/spices/condiments/etc you may need
i would recommend this cozy little (yet spacious) cottage to anyone looking to unplug and relax on bowen
her home was spacious clean and cozy
great little escape clean nicely decorated and easily accessible
sandi's guest house was warm welcoming clean and functional
the beds are comfortable the kitchen was very well stocked and the house was very clean
the space is fantastic and homey and so very clean
she is an amazing host
comfortable and the host provided some local maps and brochures
sandi was attentive and responsive
sandi is a wonderful host and did everything she could and more to help us enjoy our weekend
amazing host and nice place to stay
amazing location and a beautiful home
nicely situated in the woods close to the lake and close to town
this is a cute place in a beautiful setting
close to the lake and nice beaches
sandi's place is very comfortable and very cute
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Enjoy a fantastic vacation on Bowen Island

Are you looking forward to a vacation like no other on Bowen Island? Take your time to make a detailed itinerary. And, be sure to book any of the pet-friendly accommodations above for the ultimate stay with your beloved furry friends.

Editor's note: The pet-related details and prices mentioned in this article are true at the time of writing. For updated information, please check with the accommodation's host before booking.

Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

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