Where to stay around Algonquin Park?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 640 holiday lettings near Algonquin Park. From 364 Cottages to 236 Houses, 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 Algonquin Park is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Algonquin Park?

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

  • Quebec: 4,097 holiday homes
  • Muskoka Lakes: 504 holiday homes
  • Kawartha Lakes: 686 holiday homes
  • Huntsville: 333 holiday homes
  • Muskoka District Municipality: 565 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Algonquin Park! 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 Algonquin Park?

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

  • Huntsville: 333 holiday lettings
  • Gravenhurst: 325 holiday lettings
  • Bracebridge: 353 holiday lettings
  • Port Carling: 250 holiday lettings
  • Katrine: 49 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 Algonquin Park?

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 Algonquin Park are:

  • North Bay Airport (YYB): 45 self catering accommodations
  • Pembroke Airport (YTA): 25 self catering accommodations
  • Stanhope Airport (ND4): 221 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 Algonquin Park?

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

  • Upper Madawaska River Provincial Park: 24 holiday rentals
  • Dorset Scenic Lookout Tower: 259 holiday rentals
  • Canadian Forces Museum of Aerospace Defense: 46 holiday rentals
  • Windermere Marina: 422 holiday rentals
  • Crooked Slide Park: 45 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Algonquin Park 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.

Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Algonquin Park, Canada your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking for a fantastic destination in North America might like to try Algonquin Park in Canada. Located in the province of Ontario this beautiful location offers many exciting things for visitors to see and do all year round. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, cottages and campsites.

Things to do on holiday to Algonquin Park, Canada

Visitors to Algonquin Park will be able to enjoy many activities with lots of scenic places to explore by hiking, cycling and horse riding. Watersports can be tried at the park too including swimming, fishing, paddle boating, snorkelling, rafting and canoeing. In the winter holidaymakers can enjoy some good skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling and dog sledding. There are tennis courts in the area and golfers can head to the nine-hole course at Barry’s Bay. The park is a popular destination for photographers, astronomers and bird watchers. Algonquin Park and the surrounding area have a few restaurants, inns and cafes offering a wide range of cuisine from around the world. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food and drink from some local stores as well as camping equipment, gifts and souvenirs.

Places to visit on holiday to Algonquin Park, Canada

There are a number of interesting places for holidaymakers to visit in Algonquin Park with lots of flora and fauna. Holidaymakers can learn all about the park at the visitor centre, which features exhibits about the natural and cultural history of the park. At the east gate of the park is the Algonquin Logging Museum and tourists may also like to visit the Algonquin Art Centre. Guided tours provide a good insight into the park’s wildlife with over 40 mammals, 30 reptiles and amphibians as well as 130 breeding birds. The abandoned OA and PS railroad bed is a fascinating site to visit here. Tourists can take a day trip to one the big cities in Canada with Algonquin Park sat a few hours between Ottawa and Toronto. Each city has many fantastic buildings, museums and parks for holidaymakers to visit.

Weather in Algonquin Park, Canada

Winters here are very cold with plenty of snow and temperatures averaging as low as -12 degrees centigrade in January. Snowfall can be as much as 85cm in January and a little less in December. September is on average the wettest month with around 115mm of rainfall. The warmest month is July when the average temperature is 18 degrees centigrade. However June and July can be quite humid with temperatures reaching as high s 30 degrees centigrade.

Travel to Algonquin Park, Canada

Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW) is approximately 220 kilometres from Algonquin Park. Flights arrive here from Frankfurt (FRA) and London-Heathrow (LHW) as well as several cities in North America. Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National Alamo are car rental firms with offices in the Parkade across the street from the passenger terminal building.

Activities and attractions in Algonquin Park

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Algonquin Park a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • West Gate of Algonquin Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Ragged Falls (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Hidden Valley Highlands (27.9 mi / 44.9 km)

Exploring the natural features in Algonquin Park

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Algonquin Park is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tea Lake Dam Picnic Area (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • West Gate of Algonquin Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Algonquin Visitor Centre (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Oxtongue River-Ragged Falls Provincial Park (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Oxtongue Lake (19.2 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Algonquin Provincial Park (19.9 mi / 32 km)