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Top-rated vacation rentals in Vancouver

Guests agree: these stays are highly rated for location, cleanliness, and more.

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Houseboat in North Vancouver
* Sailor's View * Floating Home Ocean Retreat
Reviewed as "the Four Seasons on the water," and by a NASA astronaut as "the best Airbnb stay ...on earth" - Sailor's View is one of the most unique & luxurious vacation rentals in Vancouver. Dine under the vaulted beamed ceiling in the grand room, touch the water from the bedroom windows, and relax & drink around the cozy fire table on the patio. All with incredible views of downtown Vancouver, framed by the yachts & sailing masts of the marina. This isn't waterfront, its water-ON! #Flotel
Jan. 2 – 9
$675 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 253 reviews
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Cabin in Bowen Island
the legendary wildwood cabins ~ CABIN 2
Tucked into the forest canopy on Bowen Island, the Wildwood Cabins are authentic, hand crafted post and beam cabins built from local and reclaimed timber. Each cabin is clad in natural and charred cedar and is blended into the sword ferns, cedar, hemlock and fir trees that surround it. A Jotul woodstove, flannel sheets, vintage books and board games, cast iron cookware and a Nordic wood-fired barrel sauna are your tools for connecting with the simplicity of life in the woods. Nest. Explore
Jan. 31 – Feb. 7
$256 CAD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 846 reviews
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Guest suite in Vancouver
Burrardview: Designer Suite with Free Parking
Contemporary designer suite across from beautiful Burrardview Park in East Vancouver. Nature and views at your doorstep, 10 minutes by car/20 minutes by bus to downtown. -Free parking out front -Fully stocked kitchen with cooking supplies, coffee, teas, milk, fruit and breakfast cereals -In suite laundry -Luxury toiletries and linens -Local & international art prints -Books, magazines & guidebooks -Games, cards and puzzles -Unlimited High Speed Internet, Cable TV & Streaming pkg
Mar. 22 – 29
$137 CAD per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 189 reviews

Popular amenities for Vancouver vacation rentals

Stay near Vancouver's top sights

Stanley Park2,658 locals recommend
Granville Island1,659 locals recommend
Canada Place433 locals recommend
BC Place418 locals recommend
Rogers Arena408 locals recommend
Queen Elizabeth Park830 locals recommend

Other great vacation rentals in Vancouver

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Guest suite in Vancouver
Innovation in Kitsilano - Private Space/entry UBC
Apr. 8 – 15
$207 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 347 reviews
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Loft in Vancouver
Unique Loft in the Heart of Gastown
Feb. 15 – 22
$262 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 461 reviews
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Cabin in North Vancouver
Fernleecove boataccess only cabin w/watertaxi incl
May 1 – 8
$253 CAD per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 406 reviews
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Guest suite in Vancouver
Studio @ UBC
Jun. 19 – 26
$254 CAD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 414 reviews
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Yurt in Salt Spring Island
The Trincomali Hideaway Oceanfront Yurt
Jan. 13 – 20
$670 CAD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 161 reviews
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Guest suite in Vancouver
Bright Kingsize Suite 1 block from Kits Beach!
Mar. 16 – 23
$170 CAD per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 339 reviews
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Guest suite in Vancouver
Brand new entire guest suite! Free parking!
Apr. 6 – 13
$184 CAD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 107 reviews
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Apartment in Vancouver
Cozy East Vancouver garden suite
Mar. 3 – 10
$146 CAD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 106 reviews
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Apartment in Vancouver
Executive Studio Suite. Desirable Kitsilano.
Feb. 3 – 10
$228 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 115 reviews
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Home in Vancouver
Beachfront Loghouse
Apr. 7 – 14
$1,097 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 193 reviews
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Guest suite in Vancouver
Modern, cozy and private beachside suite
Apr. 16 – 23
$250 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 183 reviews
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Guest suite in Vancouver
Modern Garden Suite, close to Skytrain & the Drive
Oct. 31 – Nov. 7
$168 CAD per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 165 reviews

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Vancouver

Total rentals

7.4K properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

4K properties have a dedicated workspace

Rentals with a pool

1K properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

1.7K properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

2.9K properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

282K reviews

Your guide to Vancouver

Welcome to Vancouver

Framed by coastal mountains and the ocean, the gleaming city of Vancouver is known for its stunning location, beautiful green spaces and beaches, diverse population, walkable neighbourhoods, and a laid-back West Coast lifestyle. The city is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts who can ski in the morning and paddleboard or kayak in the afternoon.

But Vancouver isn’t just about active adventures in the great outdoors. It’s filled with artistic and culinary experiences that highlight First Nations and immigrant cultures. Vancouver has produced some of the most innovative and delicious cuisine in Canada, featuring local ingredients and flavours, accompanied by creations from award-winning local craft brewers and distillers.

Whether you’re dining on delectable fresh seafood on a sunny patio, cycling along the False Creek Seawall, or wandering through museums and independent local boutiques, expect a vibrant urban experience among nature in Vancouver.


The best time to stay in a vacation rental in Vancouver

Vancouver’s peak visitation period takes place during the summer months, from May to August. The bustling summer season coincides with the city’s best and sunniest weather, when temperatures reach into the mid- and upper-20s Celsius. Expect the city’s beaches, streets, and seawalls to be packed with people sunbathing, walking, and cycling during summer. Fall is a lovely time to visit to enjoy sunny days and fewer crowds. The cooler rainy season begins in November and lasts into March, ushering in a long spring highlighted by the spectacular blossoms of the city’s 40,000 blooming cherry trees. Winter snowfall is rare, as winter temperatures usually hover above freezing, but on the three north shore mountains that frame the city, snow provides great skiing opportunities just 30 minutes from downtown Vancouver.


Top things to do in Vancouver

Stanley Park

Vancouver’s downtown peninsula is anchored by Stanley Park, one of the most beautiful and popular urban green spaces in the world. Walk or rent bicycles to ride along the nearly-9-kilometre Stanley Park Seawall, experience a First Nations cultural tour of the forest, or simply enjoy the stunning city and water views from the park’s beaches, playgrounds, and walking trails.

Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art

Displaying Coast Salish First Nations carvings and works by a master carver and Haida artist as well as other Indigenous artists, this downtown art gallery is the only public gallery in Canada dedicated to contemporary Northwest Coast Indigenous art. Visitors can enjoy guided tours and appreciate the artists’ intricate carvings in gold, bronze, jade, and wood.

Spanish Banks Beach

Vancouver is graced with a surprising number of beaches, including the wide sandy expanse of Spanish Banks Beach. Located on the waterfront of the city’s Point Grey neighbourhood, this low-key stretch of sand is a local favorite. It’s ideal for picnics, sunbathing, kite flying, and beach volleyball — or for just enjoying the beach and exploring its extensive low tide all summer long.

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