8 Best Treehouse Hotels And Vacation Rentals In Vancouver Island, Canada - Updated 2024

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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 best treehouse hotels and vacation rentals in Vancouver Island, Canada.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 26, 2024.

1. Picturesque treehouse overlooking the bay (from USD 121)

No need to book a room at a hotel for a romantic retreat in Vancouver Island, as this charming treehouse rental can provide plenty of intimacy and privacy. Wake up to the morning light flooding the treehouse from the skylight and large glass panels. Once you’re ready, chow down on your breakfast made with fresh ingredients. Also, there is no need to fear the Canadian cold either, as the house has heating to keep you warm and cozy.

During a lazy afternoon, sit back and relax on the balcony with a drink from the fridge. There’s also WiFi available, so you can update your socials and keep in touch with friends and family.

Stayed at this property?
Port McNeill, British Columbia, Canada
195.28 km (121.4 mi) from Rainforest Trail
55 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Treehouse 1 Bed 2 Guests

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space was comfortable and had a beautiful view
very quirky/romantic and cozy tree house with delightful view over the garden towards the sea
there was a smart tv with netflix etc
Cleanliness:
a very clean lovely stay
clean and nice personal touches too thank you lata and jeremy
Host:
lata was a great host
genuinely kind and thoughtful hosts
great hosts beautiful space
they were very accommodating and the property is lovely
the hosts were super friendly and lata greeted us at check in with some fresh baked banana bread
Location:
the location of this place beautiful
great place to stay first time staying in a treehouse style airbnb and it was so pleasant
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2. Treehouse in East Sooke (from USD 268)

Sleep in an enchanted treehouse accommodation on Vancouver Island and indulge in the vacation of your dreams with an impeccable park view. This exclusive haven provides a relaxing retreat for you and your four-legged companions, as pets are welcome here. During your stay, you can unwind in a private oasis with a beautiful back garden and a luxurious hot tub.

Inside, entertainment options are limitless, with the flat-screen television hooked up to Netflix for never-ending movie nights. Bookworms can pick a good read from the host’s collection, and board games provide endless opportunities for joyful giggles and family time together.

Stayed at this property?
Sooke, British Columbia, Canada
163.21 km (101.5 mi) from Rainforest Trail
336 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely cabin very well designed and cozy
the cabin was beautiful and cozy
the treehouse is modern and well thought out with comfortable touches
Cleanliness:
very clean comfortable and relaxing
everything was clean and well stocked for our arrival
was clean and everything you needed was there
madi was amazing - super quick communication the place was extremely clean and very private
everything was extremely clean and put together nicely
Host:
madi and tyler were great hosts and very communicative
the hosts are great and communicating with you about the local area and giving recommendations
madi is so kind and easy to to
we had such a great time and the hosts were extremely responsive and accommodating when needed
communication from hosts was great
Location:
the location is close to many amazing hikes in the area
perfect place to relax and get away from the city
madison's place was breathtaking as you walk through the pathway and see the treehouse
what a beautiful place
a fantastic location and stay in this magical treehouse we can't wait to come back again
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3. Unique treehouse with a kitchenette (from USD 223)

Thinking of fun ways to make your holiday a memorable one? Make this treehouse accommodation in Vancouver Island 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.

Stayed at this property?
Sooke, British Columbia, Canada
162.13 km (100.8 mi) from Rainforest Trail
681 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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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4. Pet-friendly vacation rental with a hot tub (from USD 1178)

This treehouse rental, built like a cabin, in Tofino 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.

Stayed at this property?
Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
16.3 km (10.2 mi) from Rainforest Trail
311 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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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5. Charming guesthouse near Cox Bay Beach (from USD 256)

For tourists who are looking for accommodations that are close to Cox Bay Beach, this treehouse 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 treehouse rental in Vancouver Island comes with a hot tub in the lower deck. Indoors, it features two bedrooms and a private bathroom. It also has has a kitchen with pantry essentials, and a living room with expansive windows.

Stayed at this property?
Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
15.28 km (9.5 mi) from Rainforest Trail
316 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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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6. Oceanfront treehouse for two (from USD 97)

Wake up to breathtaking views of French Beach and Juan de Fuca Straight while enjoying the cozy embraces of the countryside air from this treehouse Airbnb on Vancouver Island’s 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.

Stayed at this property?
Shirley, British Columbia, Canada
147.17 km (91.5 mi) from Rainforest Trail
740 reviews   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)
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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7. 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.

Stayed at this property?
Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
19.12 km (11.9 mi) from Rainforest Trail
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
Cleanliness:
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
Host:
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
Location:
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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8. 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.

Stayed at this property?
Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia, Canada
141.88 km (88.2 mi) from Rainforest Trail
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
Cleanliness:
easy to find clean and great parking
Host:
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
Location:
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 unique places to stay on Vancouver Island. 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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