Find a vacation rental home on Vancouver island,
British Columbia, Canada. It has accommodations for everyone – find your own holiday home right on the beach, rent a private cottage near one of the many pristine lakes, find a chalet rental at Mount Washington
, or take in views of the ocean and harbor from a luxury high-rise condo rental in Victoria
Vancouver island is located on the south west coast of Canada, off the mainland 24 nautical miles. It takes approximately ninety minutes to cross from the mainland by ferry
. The island is the 11th largest in Canada, stretching 460 kilometers North to South and is 80 kilometers at it's widest point. There are almost 750,000 people living on Vancouver Island with half of these people living in the region's largest city and province's capital, Victoria. This scenic city has numerous accommodation options with nature, ocean, or city right at your vacation rentals doorstep.
Other towns and cities include Nanaimo, Parksville, Mill Bay, Lake Cowichan, Courtenay and more. Rent holiday lodging directly from owners
of cottages, chalets, bed and breakfasts, cabins, homes, and condo rentals on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. There are so many awesome things to do
including Vancouver Island festivals!
The climate is quite mild on Vancouver Island. The island rarely sees temperatures colder than 0 Celsius (32 F), even in winters coldest months. Summer months average 28 – 32 Celsius (82.4–91.4 F). This makes vacation rentals popular all year round. Precipitation varies across the region, but the west coast receives much more rain than the east coast. Despite this, the west coast is still known as a warm and sunny summer destination. Tofino and Ucluelet are popular surfing destinations. Find a vacation rental in Tofino
and enroll at a local surf school!
Vancouver Island is a great place to enjoy outdoor activities. Enjoy whale watching, fishing, waterskiing, diving, houseboating or sailing. The mountains running down the middle of Vancouver Island receive plenty of snowfall in the winter months, giving Islanders great winter recreation options. Find accommodation at Mount Washington in the Comox Valley or Mount Cain near Campbell River.
Whatever your Vancouver Island destination, Owner Direct offers a wide variety of accommodations to suit your needs.