Destination guide

Friendly Thunder Bay will entice you

The area's architecture and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Thunder Bay. Well known for its restaurants, lake and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Terry Fox Monument and Fort William Historical Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Thunder Bay

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Thunder Bay a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Baldy Ski Area (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Dragon Hills Golf Course & Driving Range (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Trowridge Falls Park (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Strathcona Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Prince Arthur's Landing (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Chapples Golf Course (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Thunder Bay

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Thunder Bay is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort William Historical Park (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Kakabeka Falls (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
  • Centennial Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Boulevard Lake Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Hillcrest Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Silver Falls Provincial Park (16.8 mi / 27 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Thunder Bay

Fly into Thunder Bay, ON (YQT-Thunder Bay Intl.), the closest airport, located 18.5 mi (29.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Thunder Bay?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 20 holiday rentals around Thunder Bay. From 7 cottages to 4 flats & apartments, 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 Thunder Bay is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Port Arthur Stadium: 19 holiday rentals
  • Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall Of Fame: 18 holiday rentals
  • Mission Island Marsh Conservation Area: 19 holiday rentals
  • Thunder Bay Community Bingo: 18 holiday rentals
  • Northern Lights Golf Complex: 19 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Thunder Bay 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 Cottages in Thunder Bay?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 7 Cottages in Thunder Bay. Our other popular types of Thunder Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 7 holiday houses
  • Houses: 16 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Thunder Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 17 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Thunder Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.