Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of St. John's

The area's history and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to St. John's. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its restaurants and shopping. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around St. John's

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes St. John's 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:

  • Aquarena Fitness Centre (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Suncor Energy Fluvarium (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Admirals Green Golf Course (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Clovelly Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of St. John's

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, St. John's is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Harbourside Park (0.7 mi / 1 km)
  • Signal Hill National Historic Site (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Pippy Park Headquarters (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Quidi Vidi Lake (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland Botanical Garden (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Bowring Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around St. John's

Fly into St. John's, NL (YYT-St. John's Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near St John's?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 196 holiday rentals near St John's. From 107 Houses to 18 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near St John's 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 St John's?

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

  • Mile One Centre: 179 holiday rentals
  • Windsor Lake: 188 holiday rentals
  • Suncor Energy Fluvarium: 180 holiday rentals
  • Anglican Church of Canada: 179 holiday rentals
  • National War Memorial: 181 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around St John's 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 St John's?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 107 Houses in St John's. Our other popular types of St John's holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 18 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 54 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 18 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 pool in St John's?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 27 holiday homes with pool available in St John's. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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