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The scenic city of North Saanich awaits you

The ocean views, gardens and forests are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in North Saanich. This scenic city attracts visitors thanks to its coffee shops and sailing. Butchart Gardens and Fisgard Lighthouse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around North Saanich

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes North Saanich a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Glen Meadows Golf and Country Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Panorama Recreation Centre (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Arbutus Ridge Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Victoria Butterfly Gardens (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Merridale Estate Cidery (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of North Saanich

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in North Saanich. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Butchart Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Resthaven Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Brethour Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Rotary Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Sidney Skatepark (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Shoal Harbour Bird Sanctuary (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around North Saanich

The nearest airport is in Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.), located 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Bedwell Harbour, BC (YBW-Bedwell Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 11.6 mi (18.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around North Saanich?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 174 holiday lettings around North Saanich. From 105 houses to 30 flats & apartments, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to North Saanich?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in North Saanich:

  • Cadboro Bay: 19 holiday homes
  • North Park: 347 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 315 holiday homes
  • Gorge -Tillicum Area: 41 holiday homes
  • Cordova Bay: 25 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to North Saanich? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in North Saanich. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal: 1,132 holiday lettings
  • Panorama Recreation Centre: 1,127 holiday lettings
  • British Columbia Aviation Museum: 1,154 holiday lettings
  • John Dean Provincial Park: 1,135 holiday lettings
  • Glen Meadows Golf and Country Club: 1,156 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around North Saanich listed on 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 North Saanich?

Yes, of course. offers 105 Houses in North Saanich. Our other popular types of North Saanich holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 14 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 North Saanich?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in North Saanich. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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