Find a vacation rental home on the Sunshine Coast,
British Columbia, Canada. This region is located northwest of Vancouver and can only be reached by ferry or airplane. Leave the city of Vancouver behind and feel like your worlds away, even though it only takes 45 minutes by ferry to reach this breathtaking area. Vacation rentals abound with your choice of condo rentals, cottages, rustic cabins, family-size homes, or even ocean-front executive homes.
The Sunshine Coast spans 86 kilometers on the eastern side of the Georgia Strait. On the south end is the town of Gibsons, the north boundary is Powell River. The most common way to get to this area is by ferry, a service provided by BC Ferries. You can get to the Sunshine Coast by crossing from Horseshoe Bay (in West Vancouver) to Langdale. The alternative is to take a ferry from Comox on Vancouver Island over to Powell River, the northern-most town on the Sunshine Coast. There is yet another ferry connecting Powell River with the rest of the Sunshine Coast.
The Sunshine Coast has a wonderfully mild coastal climate with beaches, forests, provincial parks, lakes and inlets to explore. This area is also known for its abundance of artisan shops and delightful cafes and restaurants. Each community on the Sunshine Coast is unique with accommodation options to suit your taste and lifestyle. The five main communities on the Sunshine Coast include Gibsons, Sechelt, Pender Harbour, Powell River and Texada Island. Find vacation rentals in any of these communities today!
Discover Gibsons on foot by strolling down the wharf or along the boardwalk. See kayakers, sail boats and fishing boats returning from a morning’s catch. You can even purchase fresh fish right from the captain. Lower Gibsons is where you will find the famous café Molly’s Reach, featured in the popular TV series Beachcombers. Find accommodations in Gibsons
. Try a condo rental with panoramic views of the harbor!
Rent a cottage in Sechelt
, a larger community north of Gibsons. The population of this town is 9000, providing a true small-town experience with all major amenities available. Sechelt accommodation options could be ocean-side or inlet-side, whichever your preference. Activities in Sechelt include outdoor recreation such as diving, kayaking, swimming, boating, mountain biking and hiking. Stroll through the town to find quaint shops and art galleries as well as charming cafes with superb coffee and food.
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of bed and breakfasts, chalets, cabins, vacation rental homes, cottages and condo accommodations on BC's beautiful Sunshine Coast and Vancouver's Gulf Islands,