Destination guide

Vibrant Kitchener will entice you

Take a holiday to Kitchener and enjoy the area's festivals, theatre scene and live music. This cosmopolitan and welcoming city entices travellers with its shopping and monuments. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Kitchener

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kitchener 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:

  • Grand River Rocks (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Rockway Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Waterloo Central Railway Station (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Bingemans (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Laser Quest (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Glen Ridge Golf (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kitchener

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kitchener is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Victoria Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Waterloo Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • RIM Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Laurel Creek Conservation Area (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Riverside Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Shade's Mills Conservation Area (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Kitchener

The nearest airport is in Kitchener, ON (YKF-Region of Waterloo Intl.), located 5.3 mi (8.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Hamilton, ON (YHM-John C. Munro Hamilton Intl.), which is 34.7 mi (55.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Kitchener Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kitchener?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 50 holiday lettings around Kitchener. From 11 flats & apartments to 33 houses, 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.

Can I rent a city-centre property in Kitchener?

There are countless reasons to base yourself somewhere central when you explore a new city, but you can't argue with the number one draw — location, location, location! HomeAway has 14 centrally located holiday properties available. That's not all we've got up our sleeves. Also have a look at our:

  • 3 lakefront holiday accommodation options.
  • 2 waterfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Kitchener?

Forget about standardized, cookie cutter hotel-chain rooms. Our house holiday rentals each have their own unique personalities — as well as all the space you could possibly need! There are 50 houses available on HomeAway. Prices start from £20 a night. Or maybe you'd rather try one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Hotel: 29 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £71 per night.
  • Apartment: 13 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £52 per night.
  • Condo: 9 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £34 per night.

Can I stay in Kitchener in a large group?

The recipe for a memorable escape is relaxing with your friends and loved ones in an entirely new place. If you're visiting with a large group, HomeAway has options. Hotel holiday rentals are the most popular choice for large groups of visitors, with 6 featured here. Rental accommodation around here that can cater for large groups include:

  • On the lookout for properties that can house 5 guests? We have 17 that will suit. Prices begin from just £94 per night.
  • If you've got 6 in your family, you'll be happy to find out that there are 16 holiday rentals that are suitable. Prices start at £86 a night.
  • Planning a trip away with 8 guests? We have 7 accommodation for rent that will meet your needs. Prices begin at just £86 a night.

You and your posse will be well catered to when you arrange your Kitchener travels with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Kitchener?

HomeAway is here to help you reconnect with the people you hold dear. Listing an assortment of affordable holiday rentals, you're sure to stumble upon a cosy lodging that pleases everyone. When it comes to looking for a fantastic deal, the first place you look should be Mount Hope Huron Park. Here, HomeAway has 12 holiday rentals at an average price of £86 a night. Victoria Hills is another great option. HomeAway has holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £91 per night.