Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly New Westminster

Enjoy the history and other features of New Westminster. This walkable and welcoming city is well known for its riverfront, shopping and restaurants. Granville Island Public Market and Stanley Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around New Westminster

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes New Westminster a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Grouse Mountain (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Burnaby Village Museum (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Bear Creek Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Lulu Island Winery (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Guildford Golf and Country Club (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Empire Fields (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in New Westminster

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, New Westminster is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stanley Park (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Moody Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Queens Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Deer Lake (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Burnaby Lake Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Holland Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around New Westminster

The nearest airport is in Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.), located 11.5 mi (18.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Abbotsford, BC (YXX-Abbotsford Intl.), which is 27.6 mi (44.5 km) away.

You can see more of New Westminster by jumping on the metro at New Westminster Station, Columbia Station or 22nd Street Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around New Westminster?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 961 holiday lettings around New Westminster. From 435 flats & apartments to 434 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to New Westminster?

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 New Westminster:

  • Grand Boulevard: 49 holiday homes
  • City Centre: 351 holiday homes
  • West Side: 696 holiday homes
  • East Side: 636 holiday homes
  • Upper Lonsdale: 55 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 New Westminster? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in New Westminster. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Queens Park: 1,385 holiday lettings
  • Columbia Station: 1,368 holiday lettings
  • Sapperton Station: 1,386 holiday lettings
  • Starlight Casino: 1,371 holiday lettings
  • Queensborough Landing: 1,372 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Westminster 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 Flats in New Westminster?

Yes, of course. offers 435 Flats in New Westminster. Our other popular types of New Westminster holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 434 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 291 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in New Westminster?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 155 holiday homes with pool available in New Westminster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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