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Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort

Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort

3 out of 5
1175 Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
The price is CA $139 per night from Apr 18 to Apr 19

Situated by the ocean, this condo resort is within a 10-minute walk of Parksville Visitor Centre and Craig Heritage Park and Museum. Riptide Lagoon Adventure ...

4/5Very Good! (285 reviews)
Great Location

"Other than no HD TV and questionable pillows, it was a great stay. Location is excellent."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 10, 2021

Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort
Ocean Sands Resort

Ocean Sands Resort

3 out of 5
1165-Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
The price is CA $169 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16

Located in Parksville, this beachfront condo building is in a provincial park and within 1 mi (2 km) of Rathtrevor Beach and Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (253 reviews)

"Beautiful ocean front view and easy access to the beach."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 30, 2020

Ocean Sands Resort
Ocean Trails Resort

Ocean Trails Resort

3.5 out of 5
1135 Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
The price is CA $175 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16

Situated in a provincial park, this condo building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Riptide Lagoon Adventure Golf and Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. Parksville Beach ...

4.4/5Excellent! (175 reviews)

"The unit itself as well as the property was very clean. Everything looks really well kept. The staff i spoke with on the phone was very helpful and accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 23, 2020

Ocean Trails Resort
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Oceanfront Guest Suite in Trendy Hotel Style Condo

Oceanfront Guest Suite in Trendy Hotel Style Condo

Nanaimo, BC
The price is CA $69 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16

Situated in Nanaimo, this condo building is 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from Bastion and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. Nanaimo Museum and Nanaimo Regional ...

Oceanfront Guest Suite in Trendy Hotel Style Condo
Luxury Townhome in the Forest -5 min to the Beach

Luxury Townhome in the Forest -5 min to the Beach

Parksville, BC

This family-friendly Parksville vacation home is located by the sea, within a 15-minute walk of Riptide Lagoon Adventure Golf and Rathtrevor Beach Provincial ...

5/5Exceptional! (51 reviews)
As Advertised

"Everything was pretty much as listed. We spotted 2 deer in the front yard one morning. The Android TV operation was arcane and a bit inconsistent, but we had our own devices to fall back on. We found the Highchair and Baby Gate especially helpful. We also enjoyed the fire pit."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 1, 2020

Luxury Townhome in the Forest -5 min to the Beach
Oceanfront With Stunning Sunsets

Oceanfront With Stunning Sunsets

Nanoose Bay, BC

Situated on the beach, this resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Craig Heritage Park and Museum, Parksville Visitor Centre, and Rathtrevor Beach. Top Bridge Community ...

5/5Exceptional! (21 reviews)
Amazing ocean views!

"Had a wonderful overall time during our stay. Ocean view was absolutely beautiful! Enjoyed our morning strolls along the scenic trails around the property. Our home was very clean and well stocked. Beds were very comfortable and the shower was great! Thank you for this wonderful experience!"…"

Reviewed on Apr. 9, 2021

Oceanfront With Stunning Sunsets
Beautiful Executive Condo

Beautiful Executive Condo

Nanaimo, BC

This family-friendly Nanaimo condo building is within 2 mi (3 km) of Woodgrove Shopping Centre and Long Lake. Departure Bay Beach and Pipers Lagoon Park are ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (19 reviews)
Excellent accommodation !

"It's very good all of the general. Price & cleanliness all the amenity was excellent"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 10, 2020

Beautiful Executive Condo
Oceanside Village Resort

Oceanside Village Resort

4 out of 5
1080 Resort Drive, Parksville, BC

This family-friendly Parksville vacation home is located near the beach, within a 15-minute walk of Riptide Lagoon Adventure Golf and Rathtrevor Beach Provincial ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (184 reviews)

"Beautiful and quiet cabin. Convenient location. Excellent for the price."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 24, 2020

Oceanside Village Resort
Cozy Ocean View Condo-newly Renovated and Perfect for 2

Cozy Ocean View Condo-newly Renovated and Perfect for 2

Parksville, BC

Situated on the beach, this romantic condo building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Rathtrevor Beach and Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. Parksville Beach is 2.9 mi ...

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Clean and well appointed

"Clean, great location and everything you would expect to make our stay enjoyable."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 24, 2021

Cozy Ocean View Condo-newly Renovated and Perfect for 2
Bespoke Two Bedroom Deluxe Cabin

Bespoke Two Bedroom Deluxe Cabin

Qualicum Beach, BC
The price is CA $219 per night from May 1 to May 2

Situated by the sea, this cabin is within 3 mi (5 km) of Qualicum Beach Museum, Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre, and Qualicum Beach Memorial Golf Club. Qualicum ...

4/5Very Good! (4 reviews)
Thanksgiving Weekend

"the cabin was as advertised. Two bedrooms and a full kitchen. There was no maid service due to Covid but linens were available for the asking. Check was handled nicely by Mackenzie. Very pleasant guy who genuinely seemed happy to see us. Would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 22, 2020

Bespoke Two Bedroom Deluxe Cabin
Shorewater Resort

Shorewater Resort

3 out of 5
3295 Island Hwy. West, Qualicum Beach, BC
The price is CA $119 per night from Apr 17 to Apr 18

Offering direct access to the beach, this Qualicum Beach condo building is 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Heritage Forest and within 9 mi (15 km) of Eaglecrest Golf Club ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (178 reviews)

"Check in was efficient and friendly. The suite was comfortable and very clean, with all the basic necessities (no dishwasher) and excellent ocean front views. My only complaint would be the noise of highway traffic..but that is not within The Shorewater's control. We will be back!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2021

Shorewater Resort
Two Bedroom Deluxe Cabin

Two Bedroom Deluxe Cabin

Qualicum Beach, BC
The price is CA $219 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16

Situated in Qualicum Beach, this cabin is within 3 mi (5 km) of Qualicum Beach Museum, Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre, and Qualicum Beach Memorial Golf Club. ...

3/5 (2 reviews)
Trailer park /motel

"More trailer park /motel than resort. 2 stars."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 15, 2019

Two Bedroom Deluxe Cabin
Luxury Camping Connected to Beautiful Provincial Park

Luxury Camping Connected to Beautiful Provincial Park

Cassidy, BC

Situated in Cassidy, this romantic cabin is within 6 mi (10 km) of Roberts Memorial Provincial Park, WildPlay Nanaimo, and Duke Point Ferry Terminal. Nanaimo ...

Luxury Camping Connected to Beautiful Provincial Park
Relax, BE Inspired Have FUN IN This Savvy Seagull Suite Retreat

Relax, BE Inspired Have FUN IN This Savvy Seagull Suite Retreat

Nanaimo, BC

This family-friendly Nanaimo vacation home is located on the waterfront, within 3 mi (5 km) of Pipers Lagoon Park, Departure Bay Beach and Long Lake. Brechin ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (64 reviews)
Relaxing

"Very nice. Very comfortable. Loved the Robes, and heated floors in the bathroom"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 29, 2021

Relax, BE Inspired Have FUN IN This Savvy Seagull Suite Retreat
Lovely Bungalow, Bright, Clean 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Walk to Beach, Shops etc

Lovely Bungalow, Bright, Clean 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Walk to Beach, Shops etc

Parksville, BC

Situated in Parksville, this vacation home is within a 10-minute walk of Paradise Fun Park and Parksville Beach. Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park is 2.9 mi (4.7 ...

Lovely Bungalow, Bright, Clean 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Walk to Beach, Shops etc
#17 Tanglewood Pl - 2bd 2bth Beach Front 2-level Unit - Beach, Sun, Sand & Relax

#17 Tanglewood Pl - 2bd 2bth Beach Front 2-level Unit - Beach, Sun, Sand & Relax

Parksville, BC

Situated in Parksville, this beach condo building is within a 15-minute walk of Rathtrevor Beach and Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. Riptide Lagoon Adventure ...

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
We had a spectacular time -

"Andrew’s place was beautiful and well equipped with a stunning beach and park view. We took our bikes through the park trails right next door! Loved it We will be back !!"…"

Reviewed on Apr. 6, 2021

#17 Tanglewood Pl - 2bd 2bth Beach Front 2-level Unit - Beach, Sun, Sand & Relax
Amazing Cottage On The Ocean ~ Private Oceanside Acreage ~ Miles Of Beach!

Amazing Cottage On The Ocean ~ Private Oceanside Acreage ~ Miles Of Beach!

Parksville, BC

Situated in Parksville, this romantic cottage is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Craig Heritage Park and Museum and 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. ...

5/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)
Fantastic secluded peaceful getaway!

"This guesthouse is a very special place to stay. Owners are fantastic, the suite exceeded our expectations and the property is secluded and peaceful. Highly recommend! Check out Moorecroft regional park which is nearby plus Rathtrevor is within walking distance along the water front."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 12, 2021

Amazing Cottage On The Ocean ~ Private Oceanside Acreage ~ Miles Of Beach!
Beautiful Resort Cottage!

Beautiful Resort Cottage!

Parksville, BC

This family-friendly Parksville cottage is located by the sea, within a 15-minute walk of Riptide Lagoon Adventure Golf and Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (40 reviews)
Stay at Ocean Resort

"We had a wonderful stay at Ocean Resort, it was very clean and the owners provided everything that we needed to make this an enjoyable experience. The resort was close to the beach, the shopping area in Parksville and many trails to take the dogs for walks. I would highly recommend this resort and ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 8, 2020

Beautiful Resort Cottage!
Hollies Hideaway

Hollies Hideaway

Errington, BC

This family-friendly Errington campground is located in a rural location, 1 mi (1.5 km) from North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre, and within 6 mi (10 km) of ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)
Amazing!!

"Hollie was more than accommodating and we ended up booking our stay for longer. Very clean and tidy and age appropriate books and games for the kids. Very friendly and beautiful lot. Pictures do not do the place justice! Definitely booking this again in the future for our yearly visits."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 12, 2020

Hollies Hideaway
Walk on Beach Waterfront Suite

Walk on Beach Waterfront Suite

Nanaimo, BC

Situated in Nanaimo, this vacation home is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Pipers Lagoon Park and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Departure Bay Beach. Departure Bay Ferry Terminal ...

5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Lovely spot and hosts

"We had a fantastic stay at this little gem. Super location and access to the beach. The suite was very clean, bright and comfortable. Would highly recommend!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 17, 2021

Walk on Beach Waterfront Suite
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Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort

Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort

3.5 out of 5
1155 Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
The price is CA $147 per night from Apr 29 to Apr 30
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THE Beach Club Resort

THE Beach Club Resort

3.5 out of 5
181 Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
The price is CA $189 per night from Apr 14 to Apr 15
THE Beach Club Resort
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You always said you would go on a dream vacation someday. Now, someday is here. But you don’t just want to dip your toe into the trip of a lifetime, you want to cannon ball into the deep end. Go ahead, unplug and unwind in style. When you book one of our vacation rentals, the ordinary is in the rearview. Instead of sharing your vacation with hundreds of hotel guests, you get to take advantage of all the space at your private apartment or room. You also get to enjoy all the amenities of a private residence for a truly unique and memorable stay. Why don’t you take off your shoes and settle in for a while? Your vacation just got upgraded.

As much as you love your short-term rental, it’s always good to get out and explore to soak up . Live like a local: Eat regional food, cheer on the home team, and visit the best cultural attractions in town. No matter the season, there is always something going on in . Seeing all the best attractions is bound to make you fall in love with Nanaimo. Who knows, you may even be tempted to extend your vacation rental stay. There’s a reason home rentals are so popular here—after a long day of exploration, going back to your very own living room to stretch out is a dream come true.

It’s your escape so why share it? You deserve your own slice of paradise. Booking your vacation rental on Expedia is simple and safe. Just pick your dates to search for the perfect property and book securely. We let you contact the property owner directly to make any special arrangements. All that’s left to do is show up with bells on and have a memorable vacation. With all the amenities available in short-term rentals, that won’t be hard to do.

Frequently asked questions

Are there vacation rentals in Nanaimo?
Yes, we offer vacation rentals in Nanaimo near Nanaimo Aquatic Centre, or you can select a more remote option if you’d like a relaxing place to stay. Visitors like the bustling port and scenic seaside in Nanaimo.
What are some of the best vacation rentals in Nanaimo?
Oceanside Village Resort: This highly rated vacation home rental in Nanaimo is located in the city center and has an indoor pool, a fireplace, and a barbecue grill to put you at ease in your new surroundings. Kitchen amenities include a full-sized fridge, a dishwasher, and an oven. It offers a patio, a terrace, and a private yard so you can immerse yourself in your vacation. Some other top choices in Nanaimo are Luxury Townhome in the Forest -5 min to the Beach and Oceanfront with Stunning Sunsets.
How many vacation rentals will I find in Nanaimo?
Expedia has 185 vacation rentals for your stay in Nanaimo.
What can I see and do in Nanaimo?
Enjoy the outdoors at Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park and Parksville Beach, or simply take in cultural attractions like Nanaimo Museum and Alberni Pacific Railway. Departure Bay Ferry Terminal and Bastion are other places to visit while you’re in town.
What are vacation rentals like in Nanaimo?
Vacation rentals are privately owned properties you can reserve for several days or more in Nanaimo. Vacation rentals feature extras such as patios, hot tubs, and fire pits so you’ll have all the comforts of home. If you’re concerned about a sanitized environment, vacation rentals can provide a sense of privacy away from public hotel elevators and busy front desks while still allowing you to travel. You’ll also find more space in a vacation rental than in a standard hotel, which is another reason why a vacation rental is a popular choice for small groups.