Where to stay around Canmore?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 528 holiday lettings near Canmore. From 372 condos to 40 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Canmore for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Three Sisters Mountain Village: 27 holiday homes
  • Town Centre: 355 holiday homes
  • Silvertip: 286 holiday homes
  • Cougar Creek: 337 holiday homes
  • Eagle Terrace: 218 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Falcon Crest Lodge: 524 holiday lettings
  • Cross Zee Ranch: 525 holiday lettings
  • Canmore Caverns: 524 holiday lettings
  • Canmore Golf and Curling Club: 524 holiday lettings
  • Canmore Museum and Geoscience Centre: 527 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Canmore 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 condos in Canmore?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 372 condos in Canmore. Our other popular types of Canmore holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Canmore?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 275 holiday homes with pool available in Canmore. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental cottage or house to rent in Canmore, Canada your home away from home

    From its sublime location, completely surrounded by the mountains of Alberta, Canmore has become one of the most popular holiday destinations in Canada. All year round, discerning tourists flock to houses to rent in Canmore, Alberta, from across the globe to enjoy the town’s stunning views, wonderfully peaceful atmosphere and the world class sporting facilities on offer. The hugely attractive, almost Alpine, atmosphere and sense of community in Canmore is wonderfully refreshing, making many people wish that they never have to leave the bakery, gallery and café filled streets.

    Things to do in Canmore, Canada

    Houses to rent in Canmore are a hive of activity all year round. During the summer months, you can walk and hike a different trail each day of the year without taking you to the same point twice. Whether you would like to enjoy a casual afternoon stroll or would prefer to set out on a multi-day hike and climb into the mountains, you shall not be short of options. Horse riding holidays in Canmore are absolutely phenomenal, letting you explore deep into the surrounding wilderness, spotting amazing creatures and breath taking panoramas. The mountains draw mountain bikers from all around Northern America to train, or simply enjoy the world class mountain biking trails of Canmore, Alberta. Autumn sees many birds, including eagles, migrate over Canmore, which is a real treat for bird lovers.

    Spring and autumn are wonderful times to be staying in a self catering Canmore property rental. Paddling gently down the rivers with a fishing rod is one of the most relaxing ways to spend a day you could possibly imagine, especially when you consider the breath-taking scenery and huge wealth of wildlife. Canmore is a premium golfing destination too, and as long as you have your handicap certificate, you shall be able to arrange a tee off time on one of Canmore’s wide, lush golf courses with ease.

    The winter months see Canmore, Canada, transformed from a lush, green landscape to a fairytale land blanketed in snow, greeted by the sounds of excited huskies, gathered for Canmore’s most celebrated winter activity; dog sledding. Houses to rent in Canmore are a magnificent base for cross-country skiing too. There are endless miles of backcountry to explore, but if you would prefer a little help from gravity, the adrenaline fuelled slopes of the Canadian Rockies are never far away. There are infact 5 excellent ski resorts within an hour of Canmore accommodation, all offering world class downhill skiing and snowboarding.

    Places to visit in Canmore, Canada

    Self catering houses to rent in Canmore are the perfect place from which to explore the famous Banff National Park. The main gates to the park are just a very short drive from Canmore, Alberta, ideal for exploring Canada’s oldest national park. Banff National Park is an absolute wonder, with numerous glaciers carving through the stunning peaks, dark forests and mirror like lakes. Even the most seasoned travellers cannot help but to walk through the park with their jaws wide open in astonishment at the sheer natural beauty.

    Weather in Canmore, Canada

    Canmore enjoys a relatively mild climate for this part of Canada. The coldest days of the year rarely dip below -°C, which is not actually that cold for a Canadian winter! Winters tend to be sunny affairs, and summers are short yet mild. Surprisingly, there is an average of 330 days of sunshine each year in Canmore.

    Travel to Canmore, Canada

    The Calgary International Airport (YYC) is just over an hour from Canmore, Alberta. British Airways, Thomas Cook Airlines and Air Transat all provide direct flights from the UK to Calgary, leaving from airports including Gatwick (LGW) and Manchester (MAN).

    Sightseeing in and around Canmore

    Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like hiking, skiing and cycling. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Canmore a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Nakiska Ski Resort (16.2 mi / 26 km)
    • Mount Norquay Ski Resort (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
    • Sunshine Village (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
    • Canmore Golf and Curling Club (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Cross Zee Ranch (1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Silvertip Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)

    Seasonal weather in Canmore

    Canmore is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in September, April, August or March, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average -12°F.

    Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Canmore

    Travellers enjoy Canmore for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Canmore is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Banff Gondola (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
    • Upper Hot Springs (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
    • Cave and Basin National Historic Site (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
    • Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Canmore Caverns (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Wind Ridge Trail (6 mi / 9.6 km)