Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Castlegar

Come and experience Castlegar and its art galleries, museums and live music. Renowned for its skiing, riverfront and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Castlegar

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Castlegar a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Trail-Rossland Country Club (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Red Mountain Resort (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Castlegar

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Castlegar is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Syringa Creek Provincial Park (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Champion Lakes Provincial Park (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Gyro Park (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Erie Creek Provincial Park (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Cottonwood Falls Park (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Lakeside Park (21.1 mi / 33.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Castlegar

Fly into Castlegar, BC (YCG), the closest airport, located 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Trail, BC (YZZ-Trail Regional), which is 18.9 mi (30.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Castlegar?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 18 vacation rentals near Castlegar. From 9 Houses to 3 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 Castlegar for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Selkirk College: 74 vacation rentals
  • Kootenay Gallery: 74 vacation rentals
  • Castlegar Golf Club: 86 vacation rentals
  • Doukhobor Discovery Centre: 74 vacation rentals
  • Red Mountain Resort: 84 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Houses in Castlegar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Castlegar include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 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 Castlegar?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Castlegar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.