Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Qualicum Bay, Canada - Updated 2021

airbnb Qualicum Bay, Canada
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Searching for a few relaxing nights away from the city lights and buzzing traffic? Look no further! Complete your Canadian experience in Qualicum Bay, a popular destination for those in search of the perfect getaway. Promising stunning views of the ocean, Qualicum Bay boasts not only picture-perfect nature spots but also a wide range of wildlife, as well as water sports. If the nature lover in you is calling out, read on to find out where you can stay to step out of your door and take a morning stroll on the beach or sip a hot cocoa while sitting on your porch, gazing at the spectacular sunset. Here are the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Qualicum Bay, Canada.

1. Rustic log cabin (from USD 85)

Fancy being one with nature this vacation? Look no further! This rustic cabin offers you a tranquil getaway in the woods. Expect to wake up to the tall trees surrounding the cabin and be greeted by host Francis’s friendly dog, Banjo, and cats, Spike and Petrie. Enjoy a quiet and cozy night by the wood fireplace or start your own campfire outside - this cabin is designed to suit all your needs.

The location is favorable, as well, with the popular Qualicum Beach a few minutes’ walk away. If you are looking for a place away from the city to unwind, this cabin is our top pick for you.

Broad Axed Rustic Log Cabin
445 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire place 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
glad we had a little heater to keep us warm
wood burning fire place/heater was awesome and fun
it is as advertised but well provided for: with wifi power ports and kitchen supplies
loved the heating dvds climbing a ladder to bed and banjo the dog
we had an amazing stay both times it's a small cozy spot
Cleanliness:
clean and lots of space
could do with a good clean
very clean and well kept but still has a cozy and rustic vibe to it
while we love rustic we do expect the place to be clean
Host:
francis is the perfect host
was super cozy the hosts were kind and friendly
loved spending time with the host
very cozy and great hosts
francis was a great host- would 100% recommend
Location:
great location to explore that region of the island
close to little qualicum provincial park with beautiful waterfalls
perfect location: just a short drive from the beach and different hikes
great location if you want a quiet place to relax
the place was in a decent location and easy to find
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2. Cedar and Stone (from USD 60)

Expect nothing less from Superhost Jaime, who promises a tastefully-decorated bedroom fit for four and a patio complete with a BBQ pit, loved by all their past guests. This apartment prides itself on being clean, beautiful and complete with great ambiance. Ideally located, just minutes away from the Horne Lake Caves, known as TripAdvisor’s number one natural attraction in the area, the rental is also a few minutes’ drive from the popular Spider Lake. This is an apartment which promises a beautiful interior, as well as convenience to all the attractions offered in Qualicum Bay.

Cedar and Stone
Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
103 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in farm stay 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
enjoyed breakfast in the courtyard and relaxing on the front porch with it’s view to the ocean
the house is beautiful with spacious sitting areas and a lovely quiet courtyard where we enjoyed our breakfast
great bed bedding & dark room with a tv
the room the bed and the bathroom were perfect
we got a nice breakfast and had some nice conversations
Cleanliness:
very clean and spacious room
everything was clean and tidy
very clean and welcoming
all very clean & comfortable
clean confortable and cozy
Host:
the host was very friendly
the host were so nice people
lovely home and an amazing host who is very accommodating
the hosts are friendly and welcoming
our host was very welcoming and we felt totally at home
Location:
good central location in close proximity to many attractions
the location is beautiful and quiet
beautiful home and location
great location easy to find and close to recreational activities in the area
the quiet location with the amazing vistas couldn’t be beat
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3. Historic two-bedroom suite (from USD 192)

While the scenic beauty of Qualicum Bay is unparalleled, a stay in this world-class suite is, in itself, an experience we promise you will never forget. Situated on a historic property, this suite exudes only the highest level of elegance and class. The patio promises a spectacular ocean view, while the interior boasts a rock fireplace, overlooking the gardens. A tranquil, yet centrally-located property, this suite accommodates both families and couples.

Hosts Rick and Shannon are popular with their guests for going the extra mile, offering suggestions on tourist destinations and also working hard to accommodate any special requests. With its well-furnished bedrooms and stocked-up breakfast bar for your mornings, this suite is a perfect getaway location in which to pamper yourself.

DRIFTWOOD ISLAND RETREAT 2 Bedroom Suite
Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
59 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fabulous views; beautiful sunrises and sunsets across the water; spacious and comfortable accommodation; peace and tranquility
a fantastic apartment with a big garden in a great natural surrounding
the breakfast and fruits were such a treat thank you
Cleanliness:
all super clean and well organized
very quiet clean and spacious inside
the rooms were beautiful and clean
the house are really clean and you will find everything that you need
well looked after and clean accommodation with everything needed for a stay
Host:
kind and welcoming hosts
rick and shannon are wonderful hosts
rick and shannon are amazing hosts
rick and shannon were very welcoming hosts and full of good advice on the local area
rick and shannon had been great hosts
Location:
easy drives from the driftwood to places of interest on the island
great location we even went to tofino for a day trip
secluded and close to the beautiful beaches
we used this ideal location as a great home base from which to see many island sights
the location was perfect close to the beach trails farmer's markets etc
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4. A sweet escape (from USD 99)

Arrive at this cottage and be greeted with a complimentary bottle of wine. Classic yet stylish, this property comprises two master suites and a living space with a stone fireplace. Step outside to the patio to enjoy the cool sea breeze, or grab the bicycles from the garage and cycle a few houses down to a gorgeous beach. If you’re looking for more action, you may use the tennis courts, pool tables, exercise equipment or visit the clubhouse, located a few steps away from your home.

In the vicinity of the cottage, you may also find many places to explore - pubs, winery tours, horseback riding and even a scallop farm. With a range of activities in and outside of the area, this property offers something for everyone.

Our Sweet Escape
Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
47 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the site amenities are perfect with two hot tubs and a pool
great amenities and a great kitchen for evening dining
the warm floors in the bathrooms were an extra bonus
we cooked our meals in the modern kitchen and enjoyed relaxing dips in the pool and hot tub
the house is even lovelier and welcoming than the pictures the beds were comfortable; even the sofa bed
Cleanliness:
super clean accommodation
very clean and well equipped
a very modern clean beautiful house
community is quiet and clean
chris and linda’s place is spotless the beds are super comfortable
Host:
linda was very responsive when i had questions
linda was also very helpful before our trip and quickly responded to any questions we had
our stay was excellent the hosts provided very clear instructions on how to access the home and surrounding facilities
the locals were friendly and more than happy to help with local information
Location:
the location was perfect very peaceful
excellent location with everything you need for an awesome holiday
beautifully decorated house in a quiet gated neighborhood
we were pleasantly surprised to see the cute bunnies hopping around the neighbourhood early mornings and evenings
what a perfect place to escape to
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5. Vacation home in Qualicum Bay (from USD 199)

Situated right across the street from the ocean, take a cup of coffee on your morning stroll, with the beach literally at your doorstep. Committed to providing her guests with great stays, Superhost Andrea regularly stocks the apartment with breakfast food in the kitchen, extra cozy and comfortable bedspreads, as well as a BBQ for you to use. This vacation home is also near impressive tourist sights, such as Fanny Bay, Horne and Spider Lakes, as well as Cumberland.

Flower Stone Guest House
50 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
from extras in the unit like coffee milk and cream beach chairs (4) and laundry soap
they welcomed us with some food in the fridge which was perfect for the breakfast the next morning
Cleanliness:
suite was tastefully decorated and immaculately clean and spacious
beautifully decorated and very clean
the home was absolutely spotless comfortable and had everything we needed from plenty of towels to a bbq
it was super clean they provided some breakfast foods - much appreciated - and even some shortbread cookies
the flat itself is very nice decorated very clean and in generell very modern
Host:
andrea and doug were wonderful hosts
andrea and doug are very welcoming hosts
andrea and doug were great hosts too
andrea and doug were very friendly and helpful hosts
the hosts are the very best
Location:
great central location
very nice and clean premises great location and a short 2 minute walk to a very private beach
its just outside qualicum with a great beach right across the street
it has everything you need is very comfortable and is so close to the beach
their place is welcoming and will surpass your expectations
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6. Oceanfront suite with panoramic views (from USD 143)

Enjoy a spectacular view of the ocean and mountain right on your doorstep with this oceanfront suite. A luxurious home, designed to suit all your needs, Superhosts Sandy and Larry are committed to ensuring the perfect experience during your stay. Sip your coffee on the porch swing and be revitalized by the scenery - feel the sea breeze, listen to the sounds of the wildlife and watch as the colors of the sunset light up the sky.

What is equally impressive is the interior of the suite. Indulge in a freshly-baked cookie from the fully-equipped kitchen and find warm, cozy sheets on the beds located in the private bedroom, as well as in the living space. This is definitely a 5-star accommodation you won’t want to miss out on.

Oceanfront suite with 180 view
Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
165 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment has great amenities and was very comfortable
the pull-out couch had an extra high quality foam which made it extremely comfortable
amazing views right out the front room
there is a desk with space and a strong wifi connection so a work trip would work well
amazing place with an amazing view we appreciated the breakfast food in the morning
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and the bedroom was comfortable
homemade cookies we’re waiting for us upon arrival place was very clean and cozy
sparkling clean and right on the water
the place is nice tidy and clean
what a beautiful clean and well appointed oceanfront suite
Host:
sandy and larry were amazing hosts
awesome hosts very quick responses and very accommodating
beautiful place gracious hosts
sandy and larry are so helpful
sandy and larry were very accommodating hosts and very thoughtful in preparing their suite
Location:
the location was excellent
and the location amazing
you can walk to several restaurants nearby if you wish
great suite location and highly recommended
close to all the great local spots
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7. Cozy guest cottage

With 100 percent of guests giving this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating, you can expect to skip the hassle of poor communication with your hosts. Superhost Catie is committed to ensuring an unforgettable experience in this cozy cottage, which is comprised of a fully-equipped kitchen, accompanied with a large yard and ponds and even a BBQ on the patio, upon request.

This lovely cottage is also centrally located - the Horne Lake Caves and Spider Lake are a stone’s throw away. And, if you’re a dog lover, good for you! Catie owns a friendly three-year-old Golden Retriever, loved by all guests. With its beautiful interior, tranquil exterior and a superb host ensuring you have everything you need, what more are you waiting for? Book your stay today!

Cozy Guest Cottage
Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
68 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
catie's cottage is a lovely and comfortable place to stay
this is a comfortable cottage in a beautiful garden setting
it is a cozy little private cottage on the edge of a beautiful garden
we had a great night sleep (very quiet) on the queen size bed before continuing our trip
the cottage is small but comfortable for two people
Cleanliness:
was very comfortable and clean
clean separate little cabin'-like airbnb
their place was very clean and neatly decorated and had everything we needed for our weekend
it was easy to find clean and catie and mr
the bed was amazing we had a comfortable sleep and the guesthouse was really clean
Host:
great host and hostess
she was super accommodating and friendly
the hosts were very friendly and easy to chat with
the host is very friendly chatty and helpful
catie is a great host and was very responsive to all our questions/needs
Location:
the location was great
the location was wonderful for visiting anywhere in the central vancouver island area
this is a cute and quirky little cabin but very comfortable and close to everything we needed
easy to find great location and a vehicle is necessary
caties little cottage is a great place to relax
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8. Beautiful apartment, just off the Old Island Highway

Enjoy an incredible stay at this beautiful and comfortable upper-level apartment, located in the North Qualicum area. The open-concept space creates a light and spacious ambiance within the apartment. Expect well-equipped amenities, such as a full bathroom, luxury queen bedding and a unique fireplace, for winter nights.

The apartment is just a few minutes’ walk to the beach, with lots to do and see at the nearby Horne Lake and Spider Lake. Superhost Rosina is also known to respond within the hour, attending to guests and their needs.

Spacious, Upper Apartment just off old Island Hwy
Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
43 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very clean and nice place beautiful rustic furniture and very soft bed linens
the kitchen supplies were basic but adequate for our needs
the bed was extremely comfortable and having netflix on the tv was a nice bonus
the place was very comfortable and quiet
Cleanliness:
very clean and acurate to posting
very clean comfy and well appointed
quite large very clean apartment
rosina's place was clean and well equipped
it's clean spacious and very private
Host:
rosina is a great host
rosalina was so nice and helpful
beautiful spot and wonderful hosts
rosina is a great host she's extremely friendly and helpful
a great space with everything you need great hosts
Location:
very cute place to stay
it was located in a quiet peaceful neighbourhood
great location for visiting both sides of the island
the location is very quiet and central hosts are very pleasant and helpful
easy location for us to go out exploring the area
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9. Comfortable home with ocean views

A luxurious home comprised of three spacious bedrooms and designed to fit up to 11 guests, this one-level apartment boasts vaulted ceilings, clean and comfortable beds and bathrooms, as well as a well-stocked kitchen. Situated in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood, host David promises a modern touch to the apartment, complete with stunning views of the ocean from the kitchen, living and dining areas.

The apartment is also situated close to Qualicum and Parksville, with a myriad of activities, dining opens and beaches to explore. A car is advised to be able to best navigate your way through the gems around Qualicum Bay, as well as to access the apartment itself.

Comfortable Home With Ocean View
22 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds

10. Charming beachfront cottage in Qualicum Bay

Make your great escape with this charming cottage, situated in the heart of Qualicum Bay. Its uncrowded, walkout, beachfront location and quality restaurants in the vicinity ensure a good time and has won the hearts of many guests. The interior of the house is equally superb - stylish decor, a fully-equipped kitchen with all the amenities you need, a comfortable, queen-size bed, a full bathroom and a large deck, for you to admire the sunset.

Sun, Sand, and Beach
11 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed

Have a great stay in Qualicum Bay!

A perfect getaway in Canada, Qualicum Bay offers a little something for everyone’s differing needs, but one thing’s for sure - these 10 vacation rentals are guaranteed to elevate anyone’s experience. Book your accommodation today!

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