Destination guide

The historical area of French River awaits your stay

Take a holiday to French River and enjoy the area's monuments, history and museums. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in French River

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes French River a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • French River Golf Course (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Burlington Amusement Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Red Sands Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Stanley Bridge Marine Aquarium (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Jurassic Bart's Dinosaur Museum and Petting Farm (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Andersons Creek Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of French River

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, French River is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cavendish Beach (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Green Gables Heritage Place (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Gardens of Hope (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • North Rustico Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Linkletter Provincial Park (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Brackley Beach (17 mi / 27.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around French River

The nearest airport is in Charlottetown, PEI (YYG), located 24.4 mi (39.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near French River?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 376 holiday rentals near French River. From 172 Houses to 12 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near French River for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • French River Golf Course: 525 holiday rentals
  • New London Rear Range Lighthouse: 533 holiday rentals
  • Anne of Green Gables Museum: 493 holiday rentals
  • Cape Tryon Lighthouse: 490 holiday rentals
  • Haunted Mansion: 524 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around French River 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 French River?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 172 Houses in French River. Our other popular types of French River holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 160 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in French River?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 90 holiday homes with pool available in French River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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