Destination guide

Exciting Mount Pleasant will entice you

The area's art galleries and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Mount Pleasant. Well-liked for its shopping, riverfront and restaurants, this city is both cosmopolitan and walkable. Granville Island Public Market and Stanley 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

Sightseeing in and around Mount Pleasant

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Mount Pleasant a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grouse Mountain (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Cypress Mountain (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Hastings Racecourse (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Vancouver Aquarium (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Playland Amusement Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Empire Fields (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mount Pleasant

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mount Pleasant is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stanley Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • False Creek (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • John Hendry Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Queen Elizabeth Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Sunset Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Mount Pleasant

Fly into Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.), the closest airport, located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 29 mi (46.6 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Vancouver Rocky Mountaineer Station. Consider catching a ride on the metro at VCC-Clark Station or Broadway-City Hall Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Mount Pleasant?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 470 holiday lettings near Mount Pleasant. From 108 Houses to 321 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Mount Pleasant area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mount Pleasant?

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 Mount Pleasant:

  • Lower Lonsdale: 56 holiday homes
  • Grand Boulevard: 48 holiday homes
  • South Vancouver: 770 holiday homes
  • West Side: 738 holiday homes
  • East Side: 669 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 Mount Pleasant?

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

  • Deer Lake: 1,338 holiday lettings
  • Vancouver Pacific Central Station: 1,288 holiday lettings
  • H.R. MacMillan Space Centre: 1,333 holiday lettings
  • Capilano University: 1,258 holiday lettings
  • Burnaby Velodrome Club: 1,324 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 108 Houses in Mount Pleasant. Our other popular types of Mount Pleasant holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 321 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 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 Mount Pleasant?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 115 holiday homes with pool available in Mount Pleasant. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.