Destination guide

Travel to luxury South Pender Island

The island views and forests create a pretty picture of South Pender Island. Well known for its hiking, restaurants and boating, this relaxing city won't disappoint. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around South Pender Island

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes South Pender Island a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sea Star Vineyard (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Pender Island Golf and Country Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Panorama Recreation Centre (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Salt Spring Vineyards (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Gary Oak Winery (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in South Pender Island

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, South Pender Island is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thomson Park Saturna Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Dinner Bay Japanese Garden (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Ruckle Provincial Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Gulf Islands National Park Reserve (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • San Juan Islands Sculpture Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Shoal Harbour Bird Sanctuary (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around South Pender Island

Fly into Bedwell Harbour, BC (YBW-Bedwell Harbour Seaplane Base), the closest airport, located 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Saturna Island, BC (YAJ-Lyall Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 3.4 mi (5.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around North Pender Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 198 holiday lettings around North Pender Island. From 92 Houses to 29 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in North Pender Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in North Pender Island. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • United States: 554,406 holiday homes
  • Vancouver Island: 2,420 holiday homes
  • Victoria: 1,154 holiday homes
  • Surrey: 1,013 holiday homes
  • Duncan: 252 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in North Pender Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in North Pender Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in North Pender Island with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Victoria: 1,154 holiday lettings
  • Surrey: 1,013 holiday lettings
  • Duncan: 252 holiday lettings
  • Mill Bay: 1,113 holiday lettings
  • Friday Harbor: 359 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to North Pender Island?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in North Pender Island are:

  • Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base): 386 self catering accommodations
  • Saturna Island, BC (YAJ-Lyall Harbour Seaplane Base): 330 self catering accommodations
  • Westsound Seaplane Base (WSX): 549 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in North Pender Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in North Pender Island. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Saltspring Marina: 448 holiday rentals
  • Ballingall Islets Nature Park: 407 holiday rentals
  • Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal: 1,254 holiday rentals
  • Mistaken Identity Vineyards: 448 holiday rentals
  • Bodega Ridge Provincial Park: 291 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around North Pender Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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