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 features

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.

How many holiday rentals are available around French River?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 223 holiday lettings around French River. From 91 houses to 96 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to French River? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in French River. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • New London Rear Range Lighthouse: 330 holiday lettings
  • French River Golf Course: 328 holiday lettings
  • Anne of Green Gables Museum: 302 holiday lettings
  • Cape Tryon Lighthouse: 290 holiday lettings
  • Jurassic Bart's Dinosaur Museum and Petting Farm: 370 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around French River listed on 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. offers 91 Houses in French River. Our other popular types of French River holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 96 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 96 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 96 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 French River?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 32 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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