Destination guide

The friendly city of Squamish awaits you

The mountains and parks create a pretty picture of Squamish. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the hiking, skiing and rock climbing. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Squamish

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Squamish for its hiking and skiing. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Squamish a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whistle Punk Hollow Adventure Golf (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • West Coast Railway Heritage Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Murrin Provincial Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Furry Creek Golf and Country Club (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Squamish

Travellers enjoy Squamish for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, February, December or March, when snowfall averages 71.18 inches and temperatures average 0°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Squamish

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Squamish. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Squamish Estuary (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Brackendale Eagles Provincial Park (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Stawamus Chief Provincial Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Shannon Falls Provincial Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Alice Lake Provincial Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Murrin Provincial Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Squamish

Fly into Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.), the closest airport, located 36 mi (58 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Squamish?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 47 holiday rentals around Squamish. From 26 holiday houses to 4 cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Squamish is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Squamish?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Squamish. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Whistle Punk Hollow Adventure Golf: 64 holiday rentals
  • Stawamus Chief Provincial Park: 62 holiday rentals
  • Brackendale Eagles Provincial Park: 62 holiday rentals
  • Shannon Falls Provincial Park: 63 holiday rentals
  • Squamish Adventure Centre: 62 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Squamish listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Squamish?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 26 Houses in Squamish. Our other popular types of Squamish holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 4 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 10 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 4 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Squamish?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Squamish. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.