Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Kentville

The area's theater scene and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Kentville. This city is well-known for its golfing and parks. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Kentville

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Kentville has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Eagle Crest Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Coldbrook Provincial Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Ken-Wo Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Fox Hill Cheese House (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Gaspereau Vineyards (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Valley Drive-In (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Kentville

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

  • Kentville Bird Sanctuary (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Lockhart and Ryan Memorial Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Coldbrook Provincial Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Robie Tufts Nature Centre (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)

Transportation options to and around Kentville

The nearest airport is in Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), located 49.7 mi (79.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Kentville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 33 holiday lettings near Kentville. From 21 Houses to 2 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 Kentville is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kentville Agricultural Centre and Blair House Museum: 59 holiday lettings
  • Kings County Museum: 54 holiday lettings
  • CentreStage Theatre: 52 holiday lettings
  • Kentville Bird Sanctuary: 49 holiday lettings
  • Island Green Golf Club: 58 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 21 Houses in Kentville. Our other popular types of Kentville holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 Kentville?

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