Destination guide

Take in the oceanfront beauty of Halfmoon Bay

The ocean views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Halfmoon Bay. This relaxing and romantic city entices travelers with its camping and restaurants. 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

Sightseeing in and around Halfmoon Bay

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Halfmoon Bay a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sechelt Golf and Country Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Spipiyus Provincial Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Baker Beach Park (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Pender Harbour Golf Club (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Garden Bay Marine Provincial Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Chapman Creek Hatchery (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Halfmoon Bay

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Halfmoon Bay is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smuggler Cove Marine Provincial Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Sargeant Bay Provincial Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Hidden Groves (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Spipiyus Provincial Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Porpoise Bay Provincial Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Mount Richardson Provincial Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Halfmoon Bay

The nearest airport is in Pender Harbour, BC (YPT-Pender Harbour Waterdrome), located 8.4 mi (13.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Nanaimo, BC (ZNA-Nanaimo Harbour Water Aerodrome), which is 24.8 mi (39.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Halfmoon Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 174 holiday lettings near Halfmoon Bay. From 90 Houses to 50 Cabins, 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 Halfmoon Bay is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park: 265 holiday lettings
  • Williams Island: 166 holiday lettings
  • Chapman Creek Hatchery: 262 holiday lettings
  • Iris Griffith Centre: 147 holiday lettings
  • Parksville Visitor Centre: 324 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Halfmoon Bay 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 Halfmoon Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 90 Houses in Halfmoon Bay. Our other popular types of Halfmoon Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 50 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Halfmoon Bay?

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