Destination guide

Why people love visiting arty Courtenay

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Courtenay. Renowned for its restaurants, island views and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Courtenay

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Courtenay a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Courtenay and District Memorial Outdoor Pool (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Blue Moon Winery (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Crown Isle Resort and Golf Community (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Comox Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • 40 Knots Winery (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Seal Bay Nature Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Courtenay

Travellers love Courtenay for its island views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Courtenay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Seal Bay Nature Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Kitty Coleman Woodland Gardens (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Miracle Beach Provincial Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Heisholt Lake (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Copeland Islands Marine Provincial Park (23.5 mi / 37.9 km)
  • Strathcona Provincial Park (29.9 mi / 48.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Courtenay

The nearest airport is in Comox, BC (YQQ-Comox Valley), located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Campbell River, BC (YBL), which is 21.7 mi (34.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Courtenay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 142 holiday lettings near Courtenay. From 69 Houses to 28 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Courtenay is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Vancouver Island Visitor Centre: 161 holiday lettings
  • Mount Washington Alpine Resort: 147 holiday lettings
  • Seal Bay Nature Park: 169 holiday lettings
  • Crown Isle Resort and Golf Community: 172 holiday lettings
  • Kitty Coleman Woodland Gardens: 203 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 69 Houses in Courtenay. Our other popular types of Courtenay holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 28 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Courtenay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Courtenay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.