Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Glacier

Enjoy the opera and other features of Glacier. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the hiking, skiing and mountain views. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Glacier

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like hiking and skiing. Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Glacier a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cultus Lake Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Cultus Lake Waterpark (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Tap-Ins Putting Course (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Castle Fun Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Mount Baker Ski Area (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Ledgeview Golf and Country Club (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Glacier

Travellers enjoy Glacier for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in December, February, January or October, when snowfall averages 29.85 inches and temperatures average 0°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glacier

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Glacier. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Baker (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Chilliwack River Provincial Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Glen Echo Garden (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Baker Lake (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Glacier

The nearest airport is in Abbotsford, BC (YXX-Abbotsford Intl.), located 19.5 mi (31.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Bellingham, WA (BLI-Bellingham Intl.), which is 25.6 mi (41.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Glacier?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 690 holiday lettings near Glacier. From 182 Cabins to 262 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Glacier for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Glacier. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Trethewey House Heritage Site Museum: 136 holiday lettings
  • Chipmunk Caves: 99 holiday lettings
  • Clayburn Village: 152 holiday lettings
  • Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve: 121 holiday lettings
  • Cultus Lake Waterpark: 121 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Glacier listed on HomeAway 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 Cabins in Glacier?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 182 Cabins in Glacier. Our other popular types of Glacier holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 262 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 182 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 46 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glacier?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 178 holiday homes with pool available in Glacier. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.