Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Thetis Island is ready to explore

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Thetis Island. This city has something for everyone. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Thetis Island

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Thetis Island a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ladysmith Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Mount Brenton Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Teafarm (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • WildPlay Nanaimo (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Salt Spring Island Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Mistaken Identity Vineyards (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Thetis Island

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Thetis Island. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dionisio Point Provincial Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Transfer Beach Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Roberts Memorial Provincial Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Wallace Island Marine Provincial Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Bodega Ridge Provincial Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Ballingall Islets Nature Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Thetis Island

The nearest airport is in Nanaimo, BC (YCD), located 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 15.1 mi (24.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Thetis Island?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 122 vacation rentals near Thetis Island. From 40 Houses to 26 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 Thetis Island for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Saltspring Marina: 420 vacation rentals
  • Salt Spring Island Visitor Centre: 424 vacation rentals
  • Vancouver Island University: 283 vacation rentals
  • Cusheon Lake: 167 vacation rentals
  • Chemainus Theatre Festival: 268 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Thetis Island 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 Thetis Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 40 Houses in Thetis Island. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Thetis Island include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 26 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 Thetis Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 44 vacation rentals with pool available in Thetis Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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