Find the best place to stay — Kitsilano

Destination guide

Travel to scenic Kitsilano

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Kitsilano. This city's beaches, seaside and island views attract many visitors, as does its scenic and cosmopolitan location. Granville Island Public Market and Stanley Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Kitsilano

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Kitsilano has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Grouse Mountain (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Cypress Mountain (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Vancouver Aquarium (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • University Golf Club (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Dundarave Pier (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Hastings Racecourse (5.6 mi / 9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Kitsilano

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 20°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Kitsilano

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Kitsilano. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stanley Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Kitsilano Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • English Bay (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Sunset Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Jericho Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • English Bay Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Kitsilano

The nearest airport is in Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.), located 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 27.9 mi (45 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Kitsilano?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 168 holiday rentals around Kitsilano. From 75 Condos/Apartments to 69 Houses, 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 Kitsilano is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kitsilano?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kitsilano:

  • City Centre: 370 holiday homes
  • West Side: 755 holiday homes
  • East Side: 691 holiday homes
  • West End: 311 holiday homes
  • Ambleside: 31 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Kitsilano Beach: 1,440 holiday rentals
  • Vancouver Maritime Museum: 1,438 holiday rentals
  • Vancouver Compost Demonstration Garden: 1,437 holiday rentals
  • Model Ships Museum: 1,371 holiday rentals
  • West 4th Avenue: 1,335 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kitsilano 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 Condos/Apartments in Kitsilano?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 75 Condos/Apartments in Kitsilano. Our other popular types of Kitsilano holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 69 holiday houses
  • Studios: 37 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 11 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kitsilano?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 31 holiday homes with pool available in Kitsilano. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.