Destination guide

The lively city of Guelph awaits you

Take a holiday to Guelph and enjoy the area's cathedral, festivals and live music. Travellers to this cosmopolitan city praise the riverfront, university setting and theatres. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Guelph

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Guelph a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guelph Grotto Climbing Company (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Funmazing Playcentre (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Victoria Park Golf Club East (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Turtle Creek Golf Club (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Airborne Trampoline (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Guelph

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Guelph is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • University of Guelph Arboretum (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Guelph Lake Conservation Area (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Rockwood Conservation Area (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Shade's Mills Conservation Area (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Riverside Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Mountsberg Conveservation Area (12.4 mi / 20 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Guelph

Fly into Kitchener, ON (YKF-Region of Waterloo Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.2 mi (14.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Hamilton, ON (YHM-John C. Munro Hamilton Intl.), which is 31 mi (50 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Guelph Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Guelph?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 26 holiday lettings around Guelph. From 16 houses to 3 flats & apartments, 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 Guelph? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Guelph. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • University of Guelph: 99 holiday lettings
  • Guelph, ON (XIA-Guelph Train Station): 93 holiday lettings
  • Stone Road Mall: 98 holiday lettings
  • Macdonald Stewart Art Centre: 98 holiday lettings
  • Alumni Stadium: 98 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 16 Houses in Guelph. Our other popular types of Guelph holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 5 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Guelph?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Guelph. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.