Destination guide

The friendly area of Ottawa awaits your stay

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Ottawa. This welcoming and trendy city is known for its hiking, restaurants and shopping. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Ottawa

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Ottawa a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dayton Ridge Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Starved Rock State Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Deer Park Country Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Dickinson House (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Anderson Fields Golf Course (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Weber House and Garden (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ottawa

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ottawa is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Washington Square Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Buffalo Rock State Park (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Starved Rock State Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Baker Park (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Spring Lake Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Streator City Park (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)

Where to stay around Ottawa?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 61 vacation rentals near Ottawa. From 14 Cabins to 14 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ottawa for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dayton Ridge Golf Club: 62 vacation rentals
  • Hegeler Carus Mansion: 51 vacation rentals
  • Nettle Creek Country Club: 16 vacation rentals
  • Buffalo Rock State Park: 60 vacation rentals
  • Deer Park Country Club: 52 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ottawa 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 Cabins in Ottawa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Cabins in Ottawa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ottawa include:

  • Cottages: 14 rentals available
  • Houses: 8 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 14 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ottawa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 22 vacation rentals with pool available in Ottawa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.