Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Downtown Winnipeg

Come and experience Downtown Winnipeg and its architecture, museums and theater scene. Travelers like the hockey games, live music and restaurants in this welcoming and walkable city. 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.


Activities and attractions in Downtown Winnipeg

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Downtown Winnipeg a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Winnipeg Canoe Club Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Windsor Park Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Wildewood Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Kid City (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Speedworld Indoor Kart Track (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Rossmere Country Club (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Downtown Winnipeg

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Downtown Winnipeg is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Variety Heritage Adventure Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Old Market Square (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Fort Gibraltar (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Lyndale Drive Park (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Assiniboine Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • St. Vital Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Downtown Winnipeg

Fly into Winnipeg, MB (YWG-Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Winnipeg Union Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Downtown?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 62 vacation rentals near Downtown. From 16 Houses to 43 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 Downtown for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Manitoba Theatre for Young People: 157 vacation rentals
  • Manitoba Provincial Archives: 151 vacation rentals
  • RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg: 150 vacation rentals
  • Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 142 vacation rentals
  • Plaza at the Forks: 142 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 16 Houses in Downtown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Downtown include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 43 rentals available
  • Studios: 9 rentals available
  • Bed & breakfasts: 3 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 61 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.