Bowen Island is situated in British Columbia, Canada, and is an island municipality that is a part of the Metro Vancouver region. It is serviced by a regular ferry service from Horseshoe Bay, along with other semi-regular water taxi services. Bowen Island is a popular summer vacation spot for residents of British Columbia and it is an idyllic destination to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. There are several activities that can be undertaken on the island and there are many galleries that art enthusiasts can visit, as Bowen Island is considered the fifth most artistic community in Canada.
Other attractions include the island’s many spas and retreats and the dining scene here is also eclectic, with varied options for guests. Come, spend a few days on this island and stay in one of these top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals.
Come experience staying at the Moulton Meadow Hobby Farm, which spans over 14 acres (5.7 hectares) of land. From this property, guests can enjoy gorgeous ocean and mountain views and embark on various hiking trails or simply walk along the beach and enjoy the sea breeze. The property is well-located, close to several restaurants, cafes and bars. Four people can be comfortably accommodated in this farmhouse, which has bedding for two people in the bedroom and for another two in the living room.
Kids will especially love this property because there are farm animals, like chickens, goats and ducks. Parking is available directly in front of the suite.
The Moulton Meadow Farm: Ocean SuiteBowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
Top guest reviewscomfortable accommodations and had all the amenities we neededthe view is amazing the bed comfortable and the amenities all you need for a short stayvery comfortable bed and sofa bedbeautiful little cabin room with an amazing view of the oceanpictures don't do the view justice it was amazing to wake up and to go bed tooa lot of features clean and nice interior
Host:great hosts including their animalsthe hosts are super friendly and available to talk about anythingthe hosts are very responsive while respecting your privacythank you for hosting us for a quick staywe had a really great stay at karen & corey's place they were really friendly and good hostsRead more reviewsit was also a great location for just a nights stayit’s super close to town so you can quickly get to the amazing restaurants and more trailskaren and corey’s place is an ideal tranquil retreatbest to bring a car to this location that way you can see the most of the islandkaren and corey's airbnb was in an absolutely stunning location - definitely one of the highlights of our trip
Come, make a booking in this charming guest house, which comes with all the amenities that guests need to get a home away from home experience. The property is nestled within a forest area amidst lots of greenery. There are two bedrooms here, which can sleep a total of four guests. One room comes with a queen bed and the other comes with two single beds. Gorgeous Killarney Lake can be reached on foot in five minutes and the ocean awaits guests, just 15 minutes away.
Inside the guest house, enjoy cosy amenities, like a fireplace, cable TV channels, free Wi-Fi and a music player. The kitchen is equipped with appliances needed for guests to prepare simple meals and drinks. There is a barbecue grill located on the back deck of the property and free parking is also available.
COTTAGE....Bowen Island Guest HouseBowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
Top guest reviewsthe wifi is is fast and worked great during our stayvery quaint wooded retreat with creature comforts of gas stove and tv to curl up in front ofthe space was completely comfortable and exactly as describedfull kitchen but make sure to bring any cooking oils/spices/condiments/etc you may needi would recommend this cozy little (yet spacious) cottage to anyone looking to unplug and relax on bowenher home was spacious clean and cozygreat little escape clean nicely decorated and easily accessiblesandi's guest house was warm welcoming clean and functionalthe beds are comfortable the kitchen was very well stocked and the house was very cleanthe space is fantastic and homey and so very clean
Host:she is an amazing hostcomfortable and the host provided some local maps and brochuressandi was attentive and responsivesandi is a wonderful host and did everything she could and more to help us enjoy our weekendamazing host and nice place to stayRead more reviewsamazing location and a beautiful homenicely situated in the woods close to the lake and close to townthis is a cute place in a beautiful settingclose to the lake and nice beachessandi's place is very comfortable and very cute
This wonderful cottage boasts fabulous views, all around, best enjoyed on the deck, where you can soak in the surroundings and the fresh air. There is a bedroom with a double bed, which is good for two people and a dedicated entrance to the room, which has large windows. Get access to the small cove at the private beach, which is within walking distance of the property.
Several other conveniences, such as the ferry terminal, village shops, restaurants, hiking trails and beaches are all close by. High-speed internet is available on the premises, along with free parking.
Waterfront CottageBowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
Top guest reviewsgreat view and very comfortable staythe view is wonderful and the space is cozy and has all the necessary featuresbeautiful views of the bay in a gorgeous and cozy cabinhad a nice rock floor massive shower also allowing great views to the outsidethe shower is really great -- but the viewso clean cozy and uniquemy wife and i both noticed how clean the towels smelledthe bathroom was very clean and modern and was prepped with towels soaps and shampoos etcit was amazing and unforgettable the apartment was very cleanbeautiful compact and clean living space with gorgeous ocean view as advertised
Host:the hosts were very communicative and friendlyli was a fantastic hostli was a wonderful hostli is a great host very responsiveli is a fabulous host highly recommend visitingRead more reviewsbeautiful place in a great locationfantastic location perfect getaway from the citya great location peaceful and in a beautiful settinglocation of this unit is perfect for those looking for a tranquil getawaythe suite is gorgeous and the location is amazing
Stay in this ocean suite, which is airy and bright. The large windows bring in natural light, which makes the suite look spacious. Guests can get access to the patio, where they can sit out and enjoy the cool surroundings. The property is conveniently located and close to attractions like the beach and the centre of town.
There are two bedrooms in the property with three beds: a queen bed in one bedroom and a double bed, a single bed and a crib in the second. The living area has another single bed and a sofa bed. This allows for up to eight guests to sleep comfortably in this suite. Guests also get access to the living and dining area and a small kitchen, which is equipped with basic essentials. Come and check out the bunnies in the hutch on the front porch of the house and gather some eggs from the chicken coop.
The Joy Tide SuiteBowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
Top guest reviewsthis is such a beautiful place great view very nice rooms and comfy furniturecozy and spacious place with a patio to enjoy with a beautiful garden and viewthe living room patio and bedrooms are spacious and have some great viewsabsolutely loved our stay very cozy cute and comfortable the view from the private patio is absolutely breathtakingthe kitchen is small but very functional; we cooked breakfast and dinner for four without any troubleeverything was clean and comfortablevery clean accommodation and nice bedvery nice and clean placethe place was super clean and comfythe house is very clean and comfortable
Host:lucia was a wonderful hostlucia was quick at responding and helpful with any questions we hadthe hosts were so welcoming and accommodating and helped make a wedding day run smoothlythe host family very friendly and helpfullucia and family were lovely hosts and made us feel very welcomeRead more reviewsbeautiful suite in an amazing location on bowen islandit was the perfect bowen locationit is a bit off the central path but easily accessible on the 281 busa perfect place to enjoy time awaylucia’s place was lovely and the location was fantastic
Enjoy ocean living in this private residence, perched over the ocean, offering panoramic views of the gorgeous surroundings. Catch the night lights which stretch from Cypress Mountain to the University of British Columbia. It is highly therapeutic to watch the ferries travel to and from the port, as well as to enjoy the wildlife that live in the area.
The cottage adopts an open concept and includes a dining area, a living room and full facilities in the bedrooms and living areas. There is lots of parking space available for guests coming in by car. Wi-Fi is also available throughout the property. Four guests can be accommodated across the two bedrooms. One bedroom has a queen bed while the other has a double bed.
Snugglers on the WaterfrontBowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
Top guest reviewswonderful view cozy cottage on the hillcozy with beautiful ocean views perfect for a relaxing weekendthe views from every room in this home are stunninga very comfortable home away from home - with outstanding view and ocean side experiencegreat apartment with incredible views so nice to fall asleep to the sound of the oceanquiet clean and very comfortablethe house was clean except the windows and the "corners" could have used a more thorough cleaningthe house was very clean and well presentedthe house was clean and welcomingthis place is in need of a serious deep clean inside and outside around the balcony
Host:helpful quick responses from hostthe host was very helpfulthe owners were responsive and courteousthe attentiveness from our host was fantastichost was very friendly and quick to respond to any questions i hadRead more reviewspretty cold walking around without itsuch a wonderful place memorable location with memorable experiencesfabulous waterfront location close to downtown vancouver and the ferry terminalit was the prefect location to get away and relax for a couple of dayswe enjoyed staying here and spending time on the island very close to everything
Enjoy staying in this rustic cabin, located only 30 minutes away from the centre of town. Guests o this cabin get access to various amenities, like restaurants and cafes. This cabin is part of a cluster of five cabins, located on five forested acres (2 hectares). The cabin is fully self-contained and has all the facilities guests need to feel at home and relaxed.
From the cabin, guests can enjoy ocean and sunset views and enjoy fresh ground artisan coffee, fresh eggs from the chicken coop and yoga classes, which take place on site. Free Wi-Fi is available in the cabin.
the legendary wildwood cabins ~ CABIN 2Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
Top guest reviewsgreat kitchen equipment and great quality furnishings and beddingwe were offered fresh eggs from his chickens and local coffee for breakfast making for pleasant morningsthe bed was extra comfortablewe slept deeply and loved having fresh eggs and local coffee for breakfastthe bed pillows and comforters are so cozy which makes you want to stay wrapped up all daybathroom was spotless with lovely towels providedthe place was clean and relaxingthis place is so clean quiet cozythe cabin was clean cozy and comfortablethe cabin was clean and had everything that we needed
Host:reg is a great hostreg is an awesome hostreg was so kind and accommodatingreg is a thoughtful host who provided us with a list of recommendations for activities and restaurantsreg was an extremely welcome host with great local tipsRead more reviewsgreat location amazing cabins that are perfectly well appointedbeautiful cabin in an amazing locationperfect location set on a beautiful propertybeautiful cabin beautiful location and has everything you needthis cabin was an incredible experience a perfectly relaxing getaway so close to vancouver
Looking for a tranquil abode to stay in during your trip to Bowen Island? This place is best suited for couples, solo travellers, friends and families and it is a two-bedroom suite, located on the first floor of a two-storey home. It is nestled located above Bowen Bay and offers stunning views of the Paisley Island archipelago. The property is surrounded by natural landscape, including wetlands, watercourses and a rich variety of birds and animals. There are also several walking trails in the surrounding area and immediate access to the beaches in the vicinity.
During the winter, guests can enjoy the heating and stay warm and cosy in the cottage, which comes with a queen bedroom with a walk-in dressing room. The second bedroom comes with a double bedroom, equipped with a double bed and a twin bed for extra guests. Full amenities are also provided in the bathroom. The kitchen is equipped with high-end appliances, which will meet all cooking needs that guests may have. The kitchen is also stocked with condiments, oil, teas and much more. Guests can also access the outside patio area, which comes with an electric BBQ, a table and four chairs.
BOWEN BAY'S NESTBowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
Top guest reviewswe loved the view and the super comfortable bedthe suite is clean comfortable very nicely appointed and the views from the patio are amazingthe beds were comfortable and the kitchen was adequately set up for our needsthe self contained suite is gorgeous tastefully furnished with an amazingly comfortable bedeverything was clean comfortable and as advertisedeverything was very clean and well thought outsparkling clean and very funkily decoratedsuper comfortable beds and very cleanthis place is beautiful clean and a great spot and kate was very welcoming
Host:lovely welcoming hostkate is a gracious hostkate is a most gracious hostkate was so kind and very responsive to all of our questionskate is a very thoughtful and friendly host with great tipsRead more reviewsthe location is close to trails and a 10-minute walk to a great swimming beachgorgeous location looking out over the bayclose to some nice beaches about 12 mins drive to townkate's place is a dream come true: location style comfortfantastic location for some quiet time in nature
This is a private waterfront cottage with a private beach. There is a lot of nature surrounding the property and guests can enjoy a spectacular view of the surroundings, especially during sunrise and sunset. The entire cottage can sleep between two and four guests with a full-sized bed and two twin beds. The living area also consists of a new sofa and other pieces of original, artistic furniture.
Between October and April, guests can make use of the new woodburning stove. Cable TV is also provided with a DVD player. The kitchen has recently been updated and a coffee maker, microwave oven and pots and pans have all been added. If guests are visiting during the summer, they can enjoy the seaside deck area. Free Wi-Fi is provided throughout the cottage.
Eastman Waterfront Cottage on BowenBowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
Top guest reviewsthe cottage was delightfully cozy and the views could not have been more stunningthe cottage was very clean and comfortable the wifi was greatfurnished with family heirlooms very cozy with breathtaking views whether rain or shinecottage has everything you would need for a comfortable stay would love to return again sometime soonthe eastman cottage was beautiful we had a lovely cozy time watching the stormy weatherit was very clean & stocked with all the necessitiesit was very clean and provisioned well for our stayit was very clean and had everything we needed to enjoy our staybeautiful immaculately clean cabin with a breathtaking viewthe cottage is a very well-preserved and clean (especially considering its rich family history)
Host:the hosts do a great job of providing information about everything you could possibly needthank you for hosting usjan is very responsive all the way from planning to making sure you have everything you needgreat location and hosts who provided every detail we'd need to know before the staycharles was very easy to reach and very helpfulRead more reviewsthe location is simply perfectfantastic secluded location that's perfect for a romantic getawaythe perfect place to relax or unwind from city lifethe location if fabulous and we enjoyed our staynice cabin in a beautiful location that was a great escape for three days
Welcome to this cabin, which is only a stone’s throw away from the shoreline. The famous cove is also only a 25-minute walk away. This cabin offers the best retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life. Be prepared to be woken up by the sweet tweeting of birds. The room in the cabin is cosy and well-equipped with amenities such as a heater, a desk, a typewriter and Wi-Fi. There is a double bed, which can comfortably sleep two people. Sit in the large backyard and enjoy the clean surroundings.
Writer's CabinBowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
Top guest reviewsthe bathroom was amazing with heated floors and lovely natural lightthe cabin is super cozy with major wes anderson vibes (working typewriter included)we enjoyed the heated floors in the bathrooman amazingly quaint and picturesque cottage with the most amazing shower you’ll ever seethe coffee machine and wonderful shower injected the vigour needed to get writingeverything was very clean and niceclean stylish and unique spaceit was simple clean and felt very privatecozy tidy and great cabin with your own washroom
Host:friendly touches from the hostthe hosts were friendly and helpfulmeribeth and ross are lovely hostsmeribeth and ross are wonderful hostsmaribeth and ross were wonderful hosts of their lovely suiteRead more reviewsthe location is greatfantastic stay loved the isolated locationthis little place is ideal for a stay on the islandif you want peace & quietand it's a pretty walk to the pier
This B&B is a cosy accommodation, walking distance from the ferry terminal. The rooms come with comfortable bedding and a sumptuous breakfast that will get travellers going for the day. The property is close to the beach, allowing guests to enjoy some seaside fun and the sea breeze. Crippen Park is within walking distance and guests can visit its walking trails.
The main guest room is located on the ground floor and it comes with a queen-sized bed and private bathroom. Although this room can accommodate two people, an additional bedroom can be booked for larger groups. The additional bedroom comes with a double and single bed, so three more people can be accommodated here. Guests booking this room must also book the main room. Guests also get access to the patio, where they can sit out and enjoy the outdoor scenery.
Seven Hills B&B - Private Suite on Bowen IslandBowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
Top guest reviewsbeautiful quiet getaway with quite an opulent breakfast spread including eggs to orderthe small patio out front of our room was perfect for relaxing reading and playing cardswe enjoyed the room with the small kitchenettesmall but cozy clean and very close to everything (hikes views town and other amenities)the beds were comfortable the bathroom floor was heated the place was cosy and breakfast was incredible toothe place is very clean and comfythe rooms are brightly furnished clean and comfortablethe place was very clean and the beds were comfortablethe room was clean and very cozythe place is very cozy clean and quiet
Host:she is a fabulous hostgreat hosts and comfortable roomannemarie was a very helpful hostannemarie was a wonderful hostanne & horst were very friendly & welcomingRead more reviewseasy walk to snug coveideal location near ferry town and hikingthe location was very central and easy to get to from the ferryeverything is walking distance and breakfast was delicioushiking trails were in easy walking distance from place
A holiday to Bowen Island
Plan your next holiday to Bowen Island and experience all the various activities available here. Choose accommodation from one of these top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals, listed above.
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