10 of the best Canadian vacation rentals to enjoy for weekend getaways
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While international travel is always in question, now is a great time to explore what Canada has to offer. There is an almost endless collection of scenic spots to enjoy a relaxing vacation this summer from coast to coast.
From villas and cottages to unique stays like yurts and cabins, there are plenty of options that allow you to rent properties that are in your own backyard. Take the opportunity to relax surrounded by nature, whether you are looking for a quiet little getaway on the beach or in the mountains and forests that allow you to relax.
We could all enjoy some free time to recharge and relax given the year we’ve had, so to help you plan your next weekend getaway we’ve rounded up 10 stellar rental properties in Canada. to take advantage of this season.
This 13-acre off-grid cabin is located on the water and includes both home amenities and a cozy yurt. Each house is powered by solar energy, the main hut having running and potable water. Enjoy the beautiful limestone waterfront, hikes through the woods, canoeing on the lake or just relax in a hammock by the water.
Region: Gilmour, Ont.
This handcrafted space includes a bedroom with a queen bed, a kitchenette with solid wood countertops and a full shower, and a bathroom. The living room has an electric fireplace and a sofa bed that can accommodate two people, while a spacious terrace has an outdoor shower, barbecue, hot tub, fireplace and a breathtaking view of the ocean.
Region: Summerville, NS
This tiny home in the beautiful Pemberton Meadows Valley is the perfect escape to a relaxing vacation getaway. The space is equipped with high speed wifi for remote working, air conditioning, heating, a full kitchen, two mezzanines, a large built-in sofa and a comfortable wood stove.
Region: Pemberton, BC
This cozy private cabin in the woods is just 10 minutes from Red Deer / Sylvan Lake and allows you to enjoy outdoor activities like hiking, kayaking or a relaxing dip in the hot tub. You can also choose to stay indoors and soak up the seclusion and tranquility.
Region: Red Deer Country, Alta.
The PanÃ¶rama is a rustic relay house that can accommodate up to four people, and is located in the middle of the forest on Mont Tourbillon at Lac Beauport. You can enjoy stunning natural views from every corner of the home, making this four season rental a top choice anytime of the year.
Region: La-Beauport, QuÃ©.
This cozy little house is located in Jordan River next to surf beaches, hiking trails and forests. The place is perfect for one or two people and includes outdoor activities such as a fire pit, barbecue and picnic table. The interior is heated with a wall fireplace – perfect for relaxing after a long day of hiking and surfing.
Region: Port Renfrew, BC
The Riverside Tiny House offers spectacular mountain views straight from the balcony and has your own private spa. This chalet has direct access to the Assumption River, and is located in a peaceful and enchanting area near the city.
Region: Saint-CÃ´me, QuÃ©.
The Tiny Vinatarta is a small house for lovers of sustainable living. Its airy modern Scandinavian design, nine large windows and spa-like bathroom make it the perfect place to experience both abundance and simplicity.
Region: Edmonton, Alberta.
Exposed wood paneling, a comfortable leather sofa and a secluded private courtyard create a warm and welcoming atmosphere and provide a moment of calm in the heart of the city. Enjoy the hammock and the outdoor seating area that makes you feel like you are in a cabin in the woods.
Region: Toronto, Ont.
The Bonsai Bunkhouse, located in the beautiful Jordan River, British Columbia, is a small 150 square foot eco-friendly off-grid home set in a Japanese garden-inspired setting. The property is located a minute’s drive from the Juan De Fuca trailhead as well as the beaches of the Jordan River.
Region: Juan de fuca, BC