Destination guide

Travel to charming Malahat

The lake, mountains and gardens display a scene truly unique to Malahat. Travellers to this romantic city praise the horse riding, coffee shops and wildlife. Butchart Gardens and Fisgard Lighthouse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Malahat

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Malahat has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bear Mountain Golf and Country Club (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Victoria Butterfly Gardens (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • All Fun Recreation Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Glen Meadows Golf and Country Club (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Merridale Estate Cidery (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Langford Lanes (8 mi / 12.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Malahat

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Malahat is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Butchart Gardens (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Spectacle Lake Provincial Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Gowlland Tod Provincial Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Bamberton Provincial Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Memory Island Provincial Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Goldstream Provincial Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Malahat

Fly into Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.8 mi (14.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Victoria, BC (YWH-Victoria Inner Harbour), which is 12.9 mi (20.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Malahat?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 885 holiday lettings around Malahat. From 369 Houses to 365 Flats, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Malahat?

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 Malahat:

  • Downtown: 331 holiday homes
  • Cordova Bay: 28 holiday homes
  • Harris Green: 369 holiday homes
  • Brentwood Bay: 23 holiday homes
  • Saanich West: 43 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 Malahat?

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

  • Lochside Regional Trail: 1,156 holiday lettings
  • Craigdarroch Castle: 1,118 holiday lettings
  • Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal: 1,263 holiday lettings
  • Havenwood Park: 1,174 holiday lettings
  • Open Space: 1,137 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Malahat 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 Houses in Malahat?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 369 Houses in Malahat. Our other popular types of Malahat holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 365 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 47 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Malahat?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 146 holiday homes with pool available in Malahat. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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