Discover a selection of 86 holiday home rentals in Nelson that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Stayz holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and pool. Prices start at AU$ 156 per night, and holiday houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Nelson. Either way, you'll find holiday accommodation for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting scenic Nelson

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Nelson. This scenic city is known for its skiing, lake and forests. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Nelson

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Nelson a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whitewater Ski Resort (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Kokanee Creek Provincial Park (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Balfour Golf Course (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Nelson

Travellers enjoy Nelson for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in February, January, December or March, when snowfall averages 106.73 inches and temperatures average -6°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Nelson

Travellers enjoy Nelson for its lakeside setting and mountain views. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Nelson is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cottonwood Falls Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Lakeside Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Kokanee Creek Provincial Park (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Salmo Park (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Erie Creek Provincial Park (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park (21.1 mi / 34 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Nelson

Fly into Castlegar, BC (YCG), the closest airport, located 20.3 mi (32.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Trail, BC (YZZ-Trail Regional), which is 33.3 mi (53.6 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Nelson?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 86 holiday rentals around Nelson. From 60 holiday houses to 17 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 Nelson is on Stayz.