10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Parksville, Canada - Updated 2022

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While you are on vacation on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, you need to make a stop in a city called Parksville to enjoy a couple of days full of fun activities. Visit Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park to enjoy both the park and the beach. Walk along the forest and the park to get to the water. Whether you want to watch sea birds or explore the tidal pools, the beach is the right place to spend a great day. Then, be sure to stop by Little Qualicum Cheeseworks if you want to indulge in a selection of the most delicious fruit, wines and cheeses. Sample them all and buy your favorites. Also, kill time playing golf at Riptide Lagoon Adventure Park that is suitable for all kinds of golf players. Of course, also be sure to secure accommodations that will serve as a good base for your adventures. Keep reading to find out the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Parksville, Canada.

1. Luxury townhouse in the forest (from USD 217)

What kind of feeling you will have when you stay in the forest? You will feel calm, relaxed, and peaceful. That is exactly what you are going to experience if you choose to book this townhouse. Featuring three spacious bedrooms and three bathrooms, the townhouse is ideal for eight people. Whether you want to indulge in drip coffee or pressed coffee, a coffee grinder is available. The kitchen comes with the necessary appliances and utensils to cook up some delicious meals. Relax by the fireplace and recline on the couch in the living room.

Casa de pueblo de lujo en el bosque -5 min de la playa
74 reviews  Wifi Available
townhome 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
A wardrobe in the downstairs bedroom may be preferable to the chest of drawers
excellent central location and the walk to the beach and to Rathtrevor park was shorter than expected Quiet and private with a lovely forest view Super comfy beds and lots of towels and bedding ...
A really lovely comfortable home fully equipped with everything you could possibly need
We had a great stay with our two young children Easy access to the incredible beach
The kitchen had everything we needed and there were tons of towels and extra bedding
Host:
Even came with bikes to ride Owners are great to communicate with and even helped us out when our daughter forgot her favourite jacket at the condo
Beautiful clean house Great for families with kids
Everything about this experience was fantastic
The 7 days went great and townhouse was good homebase
Kitchen was well stocked with essentials and the wagon beach chairs and bikes available
Location:
but that's just a suggestion not a criticism
A beautiful townhouse with everything a family could need From baby gates to board games
enjoyed walking in the forest trails and running on the sandbars Great location with a short walk to the beach
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2. Oceanfront house with fabulous views (from USD 106)

You will absolutely say yes to waking up every morning to the view of the ocean in this lovely accommodation. Book this oceanfront house and get to experience the awesomeness for as long as you stay. Set between Parksville and Qualicum Beach, this house is equipped with modern facilities and amenities. There are windows everywhere so you can marvel at the views of the ocean without having to leave the house. But if you do want to enjoy the beach, take the stairs that will lead you to a private beach. You can swim or relax with a cup of your favorite drink. Other facilities offered include a bedroom with a queen-sized bed, a bathroom, a TV, and a DVD player.

Frente al mar / Vistas fabulosas / Amanecer / Águilas - Parksville BC
76 reviews  Wifi Available
House 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen was fully stocked with everything you might need
The bed was most comfortable
(ironing board w/d toiletries in bathroom
dreamy bed and a kitchen that was well appointed
There are stairs to access the apartment
Cleanliness:
View is breathtaking and the suite was very clean
The facility was exactly as described and the owners were very helpful and friendly
The bed was very comfortable the view out over the ocean was terrific and the place was exceptionally clean
I don't thing we even saw another car and there are plenty of sights within a short drive
Quiet very private with fabulous views of the ocean Lots of little "extras"
Host:
Honestly I think this was our top rental since we have begun traveling Coral and her husband John gave us a lot of great information about the area
who was so personable as she showed us around
Beautiful property and scenery Is a great hostess
We were greeted by our host
The host and hostess are extremely friendly and the view is absolutely spectacular
Location:
part way between Qualicum Beach and Parksville
The neighbourhood is very quiet
One morning the resident otters were playing in the garden pond and cavorting on the lawn Tasty bakery within walking distance and few minutes drive to downtown Parksville
There are amazing ocean views from all the windows and guests have access to a lovely patio
We picked the location as my wife and I are thinking of moving to the area and we wanted to be in the center of things
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3. Beautiful cabin in a forest setting

Nestled in a forest, this cabin is an excellent choice for everyone looking to enjoy a getaway in the middle of nature. Wake up to the quietness of the forest. Absorb the tranquility by relaxing on the quiet and private patio. The living area comes with a cozy corner fireplace, vaulted ceilings, and hardwood floors. There are two bedrooms and two bathrooms available along with a deluxe kitchen.

Tide's Reach Cabin: Refugio de bosque sólo pasos de Rathtrevor Beach
76 reviews
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
Clean modern well equipped cabin
Had a wonderful time here again
It had everything we needed to feel "at home" Huw and Emma you have a very nice little slice of heaven
The place is well equipped with everything you would need Hope to be back again soon
walked forever through the park by the ocean
Cleanliness:
The house was extremely clean
It is clean spacious and well equipped
Host:
The owner was easy to communicate with and very helpful
Great experience beautiful location
The walk to the beach was quick (and the beach was gorgeous)
the Black Goose Inn was right next door
We were very impressed with the property and location
Location:
It's a 2 minutes drive to Parksville and about 25 minutes to Nanaimo
Easy walk to multiple activities
The location is beautiful a short walk to the beach
We stayed for four nights and the location was ideal for exploring the local area
It is close to the beach and shopping is only minutes away
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4. Cozy and tranquil suite (from USD 97)

Set in a quiet neighborhood just minutes away from downtown Parksville, this cozy suite is most ideal for couples or small families as it offers one bedroom and one bathroom. As a guest, you are also granted access to a fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, and wireless internet connection.

Suite de piña en la hermosa Parksville
61 reviews  Wifi Available
guest house 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The 1 bedroom suite provided everything we needed; own private entrance lots of privacy
There's a full kitchen and living room in addition to the one bedroom and
Very quiet and comfortable Pamela left us many extras in the bathroom kitchen
and we have everything we need to be comfortable and to enjoy our time there
Everything was spotlessWe were provided with all we could need
Cleanliness:
very clean apt has washer & dryer and owners
The Pineapple Suite was clean quiet and inviting
Great location and very clean
The suite was very clean and comfortable for our needs
Host:
On arrival she had patiently waited for us and really made us feel welcome
The owner is very responsive to any requests
What a beautiful home away from home
Pamela was very accommodating as we needed to make changes to our rental dates and was quick to respond to any questions that we had
We spent 3 weeks there
Location:
It was only a short distance away from shopping & restaurants
a bonus is the in-suite laundry Located on a quiet street but less than 5 minutes driving distance from Wembley Mall and other Parksville businesses and the beach
Was perfect for us as it was easy to get to the Parksville Community Centre for our Tai Chi Workshop
but the quiet location provided a nice place to relax and unwind every night
all around catch up time
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5. Modern and fully equipped resort cottage (from USD 229)

Welcome to this modern cottage to enjoy a relaxed and peaceful stay in Parksville. The cottage comes with three bedrooms and two bathrooms and can accommodate six people. You will love unwinding in the living room as it features an electric fireplace that is surrounded by a maple mantel and stone tile. You can also enjoy the fully equipped kitchen, wireless internet, and a private gated deck in a forest setting.

Hermoso Resort Cottage!
61 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
But the front deck is quiet and private
Some paper towels in the condo would also be useful
The resort pool is in need of proper water chemistry
Otherwise it was a beautiful place with everything we could have needed
but we had little time to use it anyway
Cleanliness:
Such a clean and lovely property
Very clean and lots of space
The unit was clean and equipped with everything we needed for a relaxing vacation
Great location comfortable and clean Great place for family vacation
Cottage had lots of room was clean and had everything we needed for the week Used it as our base to explore the area south to Chemanius north to Qualicum and west to Tofino
Host:
The owners provided us with great directions and information
I would recommend this unit for anyone with family and a sense of adventure in the area G&D
(we have a small dog) in the area and meet other visitors
This place had everything we needed Clean comfortable close to attractions beaches trails etc
It slept us all comfortably and had all of the amenities we needed
Location:
A bit far to walk to the beach
The location is centrally located on the Island and perfect for day trips
Centrally located but within walking distance to beach and great pub
The pool is a short walk away and there is a great little day spa in the same complex (highly recommended)
as it really does snow on Vancouver Island
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6. Modern cottage close to the beaches

Bring all your loved ones with you and enjoy a memorable retreat among nature. Within walking distance to many beautiful beaches, the cottage comes with two bedrooms and two bathrooms and can accommodate up to six people. Enjoy a barbecue feast at night at the private back deck that has a comfortable space for everyone as well as a barbecue grill. You can also access the communal facilities that include a spa, an indoor pool, and a hot tub.

Oceanside Retreat In Close Proximity To Breathtaking Beaches
90 reviews
cottage 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
is from using these outside spaces
The price was very affordable and there was lots of room for kids to play The back deck was large and spacious
We had an enjoyable time and would likely stay again but would appreciate the WiFi upgrade and the addition of the kitchen items mentioned
The cottage is beautiful and in a close community of other cottages but you feel very private with greenery all around We had enough room for the six of us bitnkeep in mind that the lift is a pull...
We spent as much time inside as we did on the semi-private deck
Cleanliness:
Very clean and had everything we needed - even laundry detergent
The place was very clean and the kitchen was well stocked
WiFi was available but VERY unreliable
Beautiful cottage had everything we needed and we will return
Host:
Love the pool and hot tub
the owner was very responsive to our request for a large frying pan cookie sheet and salad spinner
Dan and Hannah have created the feeling of home away from home and its close proximity to both Parksville and Rathtrevor
I emailed the owner and the next morning
Dead plants dirty BBQ and dog bones in the planters
Location:
A bit far to walk to the beach
This area really needs some TLC
The cottage is really lovely
Location is perfect and we especially enjoyed the minigolf that was
but a quick drive to the provincial park
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7. Garden home with many outdoor seating areas

Everything you need for an enjoyable stay can be found in this modern house. The house is equipped with one bedroom for solo adventurers or couples. Whenever you want to sit back and relax, you are free to choose from the three available outdoor seating areas. Bring a bottle of wine along with your favorite book and enjoy a quiet and peaceful moment at night. In the morning, you can enjoy from a variety of breakfast items served, such as omelettes, poached eggs on toast, and fresh, seasonal fruits.

"The Gardens" A home stay offering a private bedroom with ensuite.
26 reviews
bed & breakfast 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we stayed in one of the bedrooms, with own bathroom, of the house
the rest of the house, living room and kitchen was shared with the owner
the room is clean and super quiet
bed was very comfortable, breakfast was was good with lots of variety
everything was orchestrated to making us feel comfortable and welcome
Cleanliness:
bathroom and bedroom was very clean and the company was very easy to get along with
the room was very neat, clean, and comfortable
the house is full of wonderful arts
Host:
he cooked us our breakfasts to order each morning, and gave us tips on what to do
ron is a wonderful host
ron was a very lovely man who,despite his disability,does very well to make his guests welcome
ron is a great host
ron was a fantastic host
Location:
ron's place is charming, the garden is lovely and peaceful
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8. Vacation cottage in the heart of Parksville

Situated in the heart of Parksville, the vacation cottage features two spacious bedrooms with queen beds where four people can sleep comfortably. In the morning, bring your coffee to the back deck where you can enjoy the unobstructed views of the wooded area and the pond. If you prefer the vista of a quiet street and rock gardens, you should go to the front deck instead. The kitchen is well equipped with everything you need to cook your own delectable meals. You can also turn on the cable TV to keep you entertained or access the wireless internet for free to stay connected with everyone back home.

Vacation Cottage In The Heart Of Parksville, stroll to beaches “Studio B”
26 reviews
cottage 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Everything you might need is included in the kitchen
The dwelling is very nice
Very nice place to stay
My two daughters loved this great little cottage and the beautiful yard surrounding it
This split level apartment is bright surrounded by well-kept gardens (and the odd friendly rabbit)
Cleanliness:
The property was very clean
The lodging was clean and bright and very comfortable
Very clean very comfortable cottage
The cottage Had everything we wanted and was very clean and close to everything we wanted to see
clean and has a beautiful yard
Host:
Great accommodations Very centrally locates Super hosts
The host was lovely and so helpful with the area's attractions
Joan was there to greet us
Our hosts were very helpful and nice
Joan is a great host very kind and gracious host Check in went smoothly
Location:
It is located in a quiet area but not far from amenities
Loads of amenities shops scenic walks and areas within walking distance
The location was perfect being a block away from groceries and a few blocks from the beach
downtown shops and the night market
well equipped and in a great location Never had the pleasure of meeting Russ
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9. Comfortable family rental with an indoor pool

Situated adjacent to Rathrevor Beach, this family cottage guarantees a delightful stay experience for up to eight people. So, bring everyone you love with you to enjoy Parksville. Facilities offered include three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a living room with a fireplace, and an equipped kitchen. Soak in the indoor swimming pool or hot tub anytime you want to refresh and refuel your energy.

Comfortable Family Cottage -Indoor pool, Walk to beach - No Cleaning Fee
46 reviews
cottage 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything we needed was easy to find in the kitchen
The property was easy to find
The owners have thought of everything possible that a family would need during their stay away from home
All the comforts of home
Third time it is really starting to feel like our home away from home
Cleanliness:
The unit was very neat & clean
It was easy to check in and the property is in good condition very well kept and clean
The only downside was that it wasn't as close to the beach as I had hoped (over 20 minute walk)
The cottage was clean and comfortable
Host:
We ate in about half the weekend and
The cottage was very clean and well equipped with all the supplies you could need Christine was very quick to respond when we had questions and was very friendly
made a world of difference to us
This was the perfect cottage for our family during our visit to Parksville Check in was easy and the owners answered any questions we had
The owners are thoughtful and communicated all instructions very clearly Also very close to beach and downtown so easy for parents
Location:
I could get used to the quietness here
Pool area was very well kept and location of resort conveniently located to beaches and Parksville I will stay in same cabin again because everything was perfect Marie
We really enjoyed our stay at Morning-Glory Cottage
There was a complimentary wine bottle and we liked seeing all the games and movies available
It's a great place to tuck in and enjoy movies and puzzles
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10. Spacious house with spectacular ocean vista

spacious house with spectacular ocean vista
Source: Vrbo

Featuring four bedrooms and two bathrooms, this house is spacious enough for up to nine people. Show off your cooking skills in the kitchen. Do not forget to open up the wall between the kitchen and the dining room so everyone can see you in action. The patio that is equipped with a new barbecue grill is a perfect place for you to relax and admire the ocean views.

UPDATES! Spectacular Ocean Views! Perfect for families or reunions.
Parksville, BC, CA
27 reviews
House 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
checking in was easy
the kitchen is fully stocked and the furniture is nice
organized kitchen with adequate supplies for number of beds
the house with 4 bedrooms and three bathrooms and a very complete open kitchen dining and living room all on one floor is well stocked with necessities flatware plates blender etc etc
the wifi worked consistently and was fast
Cleanliness:
the bathrooms were clean and the water pressure was consistent
this property was exactly as advertised, clean, plenty of room for our girls kayaking trip
the house was perfectly situated as well as fitted out for our family
the house was beautiful and the views spectacular
the kitchen floor is new hardwood and there is a new, large washer and dryer
Host:
great hosts
very enjoyable experience
would definitely rent again
the cleaning crew arrived early (10:30 am) and asked us to leave
however, there are some simple updates that would have taken our stay from good to great! there are no screens on most windows making the house extraordinarily hot especially during peak summer days
Location:
a large grocery store is just a few minutes drive away
paddle board rentals are only a block away
that becomes a beach community when that tide is out
you can walk out so far in the "surf
it's only 30 feet from the driveway
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Parksville, a destination for everyone

Whether you want to enjoy Parksville by yourself or with the people you love, Parksville always has something for everyone. The parks, the beaches and and the wineries make Parksville a popular destination for an unforgettable escape. Take a look at these great Vrbo vacation rentals and have a great vacation.

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