Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Fernie

The mountains and riverfront create a pretty picture of Fernie. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its skiing, snowboarding and cycling. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Fernie

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Travellers enjoy Fernie for its skiing, cycling and hiking. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Fernie a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fernie Alpine Resort (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Coal Creek Heritage Trailhead (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Fernie Aquatic Centre (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Annex Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Fernie Golf and Country Club (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Sparwood Golf Club (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)

Seasonal weather in Fernie

Fernie is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in February, November, March or January, when snowfall averages 78.75 inches and temperatures average -12°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Fernie

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Fernie. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ancient Cottonwoods Trailhead (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Annex Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Fernie

Fly into Cranbrook, BC (YXC-Canadian Rockies Intl.), the closest airport, located 35.2 mi (56.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Fernie?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 311 holiday rentals around Fernie. From 103 holiday houses to 169 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 Fernie is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Boomerang Chair Lift: 308 holiday rentals
  • Ancient Cottonwoods Trailhead: 308 holiday rentals
  • Coal Creek Heritage Trailhead: 310 holiday rentals
  • College of the Rockies Fernie Campus: 307 holiday rentals
  • Freyja Lifestyle Fashion: 309 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fernie 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 Fernie?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 103 Houses in Fernie. Our other popular types of Fernie holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 169 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 14 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fernie?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 131 holiday homes with pool available in Fernie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.