Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Crofton is ready to explore

The island views and wildlife create a pretty picture of Crofton. This walkable city attracts visitors thanks to its bird watching and cycling. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Crofton

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Crofton has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Raptors (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Teafarm (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Cowichan Aquatic Centre (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Salt Spring Island Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Mistaken Identity Vineyards (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Mount Brenton Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Crofton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Crofton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Tzuhalem Ecological Reserve (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Mount Maxwell Provincial Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Wallace Island Marine Provincial Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Cusheon Lake (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Chemainus River Provincial Park (8.5 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Bodega Ridge Provincial Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Crofton

The nearest airport is in Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), located 11.7 mi (18.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Mayne Island, BC (YAV-Miners Bay Seaplane Base), which is 15.3 mi (24.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Crofton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 167 holiday lettings around Crofton. From 89 Houses to 13 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 points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Crofton?

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

  • The Raptors: 441 holiday lettings
  • Crofton Ferry: 412 holiday lettings
  • Saltspring Marina: 448 holiday lettings
  • Ballingall Islets Nature Park: 407 holiday lettings
  • Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal: 1,252 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 89 Houses in Crofton. Our other popular types of Crofton holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 33 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 Crofton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Crofton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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