6 Best Treehouse Hotels & Vacation Rentals In Vancouver Island, Canada - Updated 2023

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Located off Canada’s Pacific Coast, Vancouver Island is a breathtaking destination famed for its scenic waterscapes, pleasantly mild climate, and thriving art scene. It is home to captivating cities and towns that offer diverse experiences, not to mention the resorts and wellness retreats that attract tourists from anywhere. In Victoria, you will find enchanting parklands that are perfect havens for outdoor enthusiasts. Tofino is known for its ancient rainforests and gorgeous lakes. You will be fascinated by Nanaimo’s museums and remarkable historic landmarks. If you wish to explore Vancouver Island during the winter season, check out Mount Washington Skiing Alpine Resort in Campbell River. Looking for accommodations on this side of Canada? Check out our list of the six best treehouse hotels & vacation rentals in Vancouver Island, Canada.

1. Unique treehouse with a kitchenette (from USD 191)

Thinking of fun ways to make your Vancouver Island holiday a memorable one? Make this unique treehouse your home. Experience living in nature, admiring scenic views, and relaxing in a shelter built among branches of trees. This Airbnb vacation rental is not your ordinary home base. It is a rustic nest up in a tree complete with home amenities. One bedroom, a private bath, and a kitchenette await guests. More so, it has a sunny living room with a work desk and a flat-screen TV for indoor entertainment. Plus, it has a deck with seatings which is perfect for morning coffees and afternoon drinks.

Sooke, British Columbia, Canada
609 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Treehouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is comfortable and the deck is a nice touch
amanda’s treehouse space is amazing really cute and cozy and exactly as seen in the photos
we were able to enjoy it with the beautiful umbrella over the table
comfortable stay with lots to do in the area
gorgeous surroundings and a cozy comfortable feel
it was also so clean and all of the wood smelled amazing
it was clean quiet and had everything we needed
it was sparkling clean exactly as described and easy to access
it is full of little details and everything is really clean
the bathroom though small was so clean and had soap and even a shower cap i used
thoughtful and communicative hosts
amanda provided detailed recommendations during our stay and was very responsive
and what a great shower thank you amanda for creating this kind of space to share with others
our stay was fantastic very helpful hosts unique and amazing place
a one of a kind experience
very beautiful and peaceful location
cozy and unique - a perfect place in a perfect location
wonderful experience in a beautiful location
stay here it’s so tranquil and beautiful and pretty centrally located for all the places we wanted to go
we couldn't recommend amanda's place more the space is ideal for a chilled weekend away
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2. Lovely sky lodge for two

If you are looking for superb accommodations other than luxury resorts, you might want to level up the vacation experience by booking this beautiful sky lodge with spectacular nature views. Available for Canadian residents only, this rental is also ideal for couples. It features one cozy bedroom, a spotless bath with toiletries, and an open plan living room with sleek furniture. More so, it has a kitchen with modern appliances and a sundeck with seatings. WiFi is accessible in this vacation rental.

Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
255 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is amazingly comfortable and showering amenities carefully selected
the place has a fully outfitted kitchen which was very useful
the bed is king size which was a treat
the apartment was perfect for our two nights in tofino
the space itself was cozy and the surrounding community felt tight knit and safe
it was very clean and bright
very nice and clean place
the space was modern clean and well appointed
clean and convenient would stay again
the place was great very clean and perfect
abbie and grant were very nice hosts
abbie + grant were wonderful hosts
abbie & grant is such a great host
this place is wonderful kind of tucked away from the crowds of tourists
we appreciated local tips and the granola and milk the host provided for breakfast
perfectly located quiet little nook
the location is good
great location just a short walk from the main town
the location is awesome
super super cute place with a perfect location
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3. Pet-friendly vacation rental with a hot tub (from USD 259)

This vacation rental is nestled in nature and adorned with mature rainforest trees. It has serene and scenic surroundings that guests love. Rosie and Cox’s bays are just a stone’s throw away from this property, giving guests lots of outdoor opportunities. Made from strong lumber, this house lets guests feel nature through its walls. It is perfect for families as six guests can stay in this haven, and pets are welcome as well. It features three cozy bedrooms with clean sheets, a full bath with towels and toiletries, and a state-of-the-art-kitchen with contemporary appliances. Additionally, it has a sunny living room, a heated wet room with hot tub, and a wrap-around deck with barbecue facilities.

Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
290 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the comfy furniture bedding heated floors dishwasher gas stove outdoor fire pit and huge deck were great
beautiful setting and extremely comfortable
two lofted bedrooms (accessible by ladders) and one bedroom on the main floor and the couch is very comfortable
the beds and furniture are really comfy and the soaking tub was wonderful
the concrete table set around a tree makes for a very unique and fun dining experience
everything was clean and tidy
the house is great really clean and well kitted our
the whole process from booking to settling in to shipping out was breezy clean inside and out
the home was very clean and homey
the hosts are friendly and responded quickly to questions
the hosts were very friendly and quick to respond
the host gave us some great tips for us
kaeli is extremely accommodating and a wonderful host
kaeli is a great host the property is amazing and i look forward to returning again
great location within easy walking distance to the beach
beautiful unique location and home
wonderful setting great location close to beach
unique comfortable and a great location
location is great within walking distance of chestermans beach
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4. Charming guesthouse near Cox Bay Beach (from USD 223)

For tourists who are looking for accommodations that are close to Cox Bay Beach, this vacation rental might pique your interest. It is a short distance walk from the breathtaking beach where you can soak in refreshing waters all day and bask in the warmth of the sun. It nestles in a calming and picturesque rainforest. As for amenities, this guesthouse features two bedrooms and a private bathroom. It also has a kitchen with pantry essentials, a living room with expansive windows, and a lower-level deck with a hot tub.

Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
293 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the entertainment centre and electric fireplace made for a cozy evening
the tv is equipped with netflix and other smart tv apps
fully stocked kitchen is perfect for folks looking to cook their own meals
the forest view cabin is a well appointed and comfortable base for exploring tofino
this cabin is spectacular and the outdoor rainforest hot tub and shower are even better
a very modern clean and private cabin
easy check in and very clean on arrival
really clean and fresh with lots of windows
the place was very clean and had everything we needed
clean simple very relaxing place to stay we loved it
ross and harriet were wonderful hosts
hosts are super accommodating too
ross is a great host and checked on to make sure things were fine
ross was a great host and checked in to make sure we had everything we needed for our stay
ross is a great guy friendly and helpful
the location is great because you can walk to the beach in a few minutes
nice and peaceful location with a 5 min walk to long beach
location great short drive to tofino and 10 min walk to a lovely beach
rossˋplace is perfectly situated near the center of tofino and near the beach
absolutely amazing location especially for those interested in surfing
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5. Oceanfront treehouse for two (from USD 77)

Wake up to breathtaking views of French Beach and Juan de Fuca Straight while enjoying the cozy embraces of the countryside air from this rustic abode in Shirley. Besides these two gorgeous bodies of water, China Beach and Flea Beach are also close to this location. This little nest can accommodate two guests, perfect for couples or solo wanderers. It is a studio-type dwelling with picturesque nature views that can be seen even when you’re inside. More so, it has a comfortable full-sized bed, a seating area, a private bath, a seating area, and a smart TV for indoor recreation. Plus, there’s a hot tub that guests have access to.

Shirley, British Columbia, Canada
664 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
you have an amazing view over the sea directly from your bed
there is wifi and dvd with a great selection of movies especially international movies
i loved this place so peaceful and comfortable and the view is breathtaking
we had a very restful stay and found the room had everything we needed
we had everything we needed (including a very comfortable bed)
clean as a whistle
clean quiet spot nestled in the trees
ineke and dale's place was beautiful clean cozy & was the perfect getaway for my boyfriend and me
amazing place to stay clean private lovely space with amazing views
it was cozy and clean and the location was amazing
the perfect escape and impeccable hosts
brilliant host quick responses and very thoughtful
great hosts nice place
they gave us a ton of privacy and were all around great hosts
great hosts and we can't wait to come back
lovely unique space in a great location
a perfect place in paradise
everything was fabulous - hosts location - beautiful
a charming little treehouse in a stunning location with everything you need
french beach is amazing to - you can walk their within 10 minutes
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1. Laid-back treehouse with ocean views

Do you prefer unique and laid-back accommodations? If so, book this fantastic treehouse that will give you a memorable stay without breaking your bank. It is a small yet cozy dwelling that is complete with helpful amenities. It showcases comfortable bunk beds, a dining table for two, and provided essentials. Also, WiFi is available in this little haven. Parking is available for guests’ convenience. The best part? It has spectacular views of the ocean.

Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia, Canada
304 reviews  
Private room in treehouse 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy good amenities well-stocked charming
appreciated the cozy mattress and crisp air at the end of a long day
there is water electricity and wifi access :)
wonderful views & hospitality rustic little treehouse with 2 single bunk beds
there's a cute table inside and wifi which made the perfect office
easy to find clean and great parking
host are really nice
lauri is a very responsive host
lauri and peter are really wonderful hosts
the hosts are incredibly nice
friendly hosts with lots of suggestions
adorable treehouse in the perfect location along the sunshine coast
unique with love for details close to nature more comfortable than you might expect
beautiful little place to spend the night
neat little place in a great spot super unique and fun
it’s a nice place to spend time with best friend or partners
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Enjoy a unique holiday experience on Vancouver Island

Vancouver Island is a breathtaking island in Canada that is home to stunning cities such as Victoria, Tofino, Nanaimo, and Campbell River, to name a few. This side of the country boasts diverse landscapes, gorgeous natural wonders, a pleasantly mild climate, a vibrant art scene, and lots of excellent dining spots. Make your days off work extra memorable by indulging in British Columbia’s offerings. Just don’t forget to check out the best camper rentals and pet-friendly cabins as well for more accommodation options.

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