Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Red Deer

Come and experience Red Deer and its theater scene, live music and art galleries. Well known for its hockey games, monuments and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Red Deer

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Red Deer has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Heritage Ranch (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Canyon Ski Area (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Lakewood Golf Club (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Top O' The Hill Golf Course (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Lakeside Go Karts and Mini-Golf (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Ellis Bird Farm (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Red Deer

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Red Deer. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kerry Wood Nature Centre (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Sylvan Lake Provincial Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Red Deer

The nearest airport is in Red Deer, AB (YQF-Red Deer Regional), located 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Red Deer?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 36 vacation rentals near Red Deer. From 19 Houses to 9 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Red Deer for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Red Deer College: 43 vacation rentals
  • Collicutt Centre: 44 vacation rentals
  • Red Deer City Hall: 44 vacation rentals
  • Westerner Park: 45 vacation rentals
  • Kerry Wood Nature Centre: 44 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Red Deer 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 Red Deer?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 19 Houses in Red Deer. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Red Deer include:

  • Cabins: 9 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 9 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Red Deer?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Red Deer. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.