Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Timberlea

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Timberlea. This welcoming and walkable city is known for its kayaking, bars and hiking. Halifax Citadel and Public Gardens Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Timberlea

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Timberlea a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hatfield Farm (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Aplaydia Indoor Playground (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Atlantic Playland (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Indian Lake Golf Course (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Glen Arbour Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Goodwood Family Golf Centre (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Timberlea

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Timberlea is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Public Gardens Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Kearney Lake Beach (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Hemlock Ravine Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Halifax Mainland Common Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Dewolf Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Lewis Lake Provincial Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Timberlea

The nearest airport is in Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), located 18.7 mi (30.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Timberlea?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 232 holiday lettings near Timberlea. From 103 Houses to 93 Condos/Apartments, 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 Timberlea is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Timberlea?

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 Timberlea:

  • South End: 97 holiday homes
  • North End: 72 holiday homes
  • West End: 74 holiday homes
  • Harbourview: 26 holiday homes
  • Downtown Halifax: 73 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 Timberlea?

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

  • Aplaydia Indoor Playground: 306 holiday lettings
  • Oakfield Provincial Park: 143 holiday lettings
  • Sir Sandford Fleming Park: 290 holiday lettings
  • Dalhousie University: 290 holiday lettings
  • Discovery Centre: 264 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 103 Houses in Timberlea. Our other popular types of Timberlea holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 93 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 22 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 Timberlea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 28 holiday homes with pool available in Timberlea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.