Find accommodations in South Vancouver Island,
British Columbia, Canada. Vacation rental homes are available on white sandy beaches, near pristine lakes, or steps to a shopping district in a bustling city. Find your perfect accommodation - condo rentals, rustic cabins, holiday lodging, executive oceanfront homes.
South Vancouver Island is separated from the mainland of Canada by approximately 24 nautical miles. It can be reached by taking a ferry from Vancouver
(the Tsawassan terminal) to Victoria
(Swartz Bay). The two other ferry terminals are located in Nanaimo
. You could also drive from one of the two other ferry docking points, Nanaimo and Comox. It takes approximately 1 hour and 35 minutes to cross from the mainland to Victoria by ferry.
From elegant Victoria to the tranquil Southern Island beaches, South Vancouver Island is a diverse region of urban sophistication, rural charm, and exhilarating Coastal adventures
. This scenic region has numerous accommodation options with nature, ocean, beaches, wildlife and wineries right at your vacation rentals doorstep. Cities and towns in this area include Sooke, Victoria, Sidney, Duncan
and more. Arrange vacation rentals directly from owners
of cabins, holiday homes, and condo rentals on South Vancouver Island, BC, Canada.
Find a vacation rental home in Sooke
, on the south west coast of Vancouver Island. Sooke is a quiet laid-back town, only a 45 minute drive from Victoria. Hiking forested trails, chartering a boat for fishing, walking miles of beach, cycling, kayaking, whale-watching and surfing are all popular activities here. Although quiet, Sooke has plenty of dining options, quaint boutique shops, and a Saturday market that should not be missed.
On the south east coast is the province’s capital, the City of Victoria. This city has one of Canada’s mildest climates allowing for outdoor leisure all year round. Victoria is a beautiful coastal city with historic buildings, museums, parks and gardens, shopping, and marine wildlife viewing. The city of 380,000 residents enjoys sunshine all year round, with winter temperatures rarely reaching below zero Celsius. Accommodation options are endless in this city. In addition to great hotels, resorts, motels and bed and breakfasts, Owner Direct offers direct-from-owner rentals
that will blow you away. Get a great view of the harbor from a luxury high-rise condo rental; try a garden cottage in a quiet Victoria neighborhood; find a vacation rental downtown near shopping, restaurants and museums.
Find vacation rentals in Sidney
, a twenty minute drive north of Victoria. Sidney is home to Swartz Bay ferry terminal. This seaside town has a horizon spotted with islands. The area has been called the fifth best cruising destination in the world.” The town’s activities include adventure touring, kayaking, diving, fishing, golf, hiking, whale-watching, wine tasting and dining. A vacation rental can be found for two or for a large family retreat.
Whatever your South Vancouver Island destination, Owner Direct offers a wide variety of accommodations to suit your needs.