Rent a vacation rental accommodation in Powell River, located on the mainland of British Columbia
’s Sunshine Coast
. The Powell River regional area extends 71 km from Saltery Bay to Sarah Point, and includes Texada Island
, Savary Island
, Lasqueti Island
, Hernando Island and Harwood Island. It's accessible by ferry from Vancouver
Island or from Earl's Cove while driving up from Gibsons
. Powell River, BC, Canada is also just minutes from the village of Lund at the north end of Highway 101, the world's longest highway stretching down to South America. This gorgeous town is an ideal place to book accommodations in any type of vacation rental; whether it be condo rentals, cabin rentals, home rentals or vacation accommodations, Owner Direct can help you.
The remote nature of Powell River area is part of its charm, but that is true only because it is so accessible. Few places in the world hold such incredible beauty on both a small and large scale
as does Powell River, British Columbia, Canada. The pearl on the Sunshine Coast, Powell River offers a wonderful combination of cultural, educational, and recreational experiences to its visitors. Rent a vacation accommodation, cabin or condo rental at this island of paradise. Lodging is available through Owner Direct Vacation Rentals.
At one time Powell River was known for having the largest pulp and paper mill in the world. Now known as the Dive Capital of Canada
because of its emerald waters and abundance of marine life, the town of Powell River and surrounding area present countless opportunities for outdoor lovers. Canoeing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, biking, beach combing, and sailing are just some of the many activities available
For hikers and cyclists
, the Upper Sunshine Coast is blanketed by wooded areas and encompasses an intricate web of trails that not only connect Powell River with its surroundings, but around the town itself. There are already enough established trails to keep hikers and bikers on their toes year-round
, but new trails often spring up created by locals looking for a new challenge. Some of the coast’s best-known trails exist in the Duck Lake area – Lang Creek, Sweetwater, and Suicide Creek just to name a few. The Sunshine Coast Trail is gaining recognition as a demanding and magnificent adventure. The trail stretches 180km from one end of the Upper Sunshine Coast to the other, connecting patches of old growth forest along the way. The ambitious trail encompasses a wide variety of landscapes, showing off the natural beauty of the area
. The trail is accessible from more than 20 points, and so it can be hiked as a series of day trips. List your vacation accommodation with Owner Direct Vacation Rentals where we connect you with people looking for vacation rentals and holiday accommodations.