Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Canning

The area's wineries and culture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Canning. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its restaurants and parks. 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Canning

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Canning has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blomidon Estate Winery (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Ross Creek Centre for the Arts (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Fox Hill Cheese House (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Eagle Crest Golf Course (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Muir Murray Estate Winery (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Ken-Wo Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Canning

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Canning is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Lookoff (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Robie Tufts Nature Centre (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Blomidon Provincial Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Lockhart and Ryan Memorial Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Canning

Fly into Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), the closest airport, located 48.6 mi (78.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Canning?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 39 holiday lettings near Canning. From 24 Houses to 2 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Canning for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Canning Library and Heritage Centre: 61 holiday lettings
  • Age of Sail Heritage Museum: 24 holiday lettings
  • The Lookoff: 52 holiday lettings
  • Fundy Geological Museum: 25 holiday lettings
  • Planters Ridge Winery: 45 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 24 Houses in Canning. Our other popular types of Canning holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 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 Canning?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Canning. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.