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 features

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)
How to get there

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 property listings offer a large selection of 265 vacation rentals near Timberlea. From 103 Houses to 129 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Timberlea for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Timberlea?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Timberlea. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Nova Scotia Archives: 307 vacation rentals
  • Swiss Air Flight 111 Memorial Bayswater: 266 vacation rentals
  • Cornwallis Street Baptist Church: 308 vacation rentals
  • Dalhousie University: 328 vacation rentals
  • Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum: 237 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Timberlea?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 129 rentals available
  • Cabins: 20 rentals available
  • Cottages: 20 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Timberlea?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 33 vacation rentals with pool available in Timberlea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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