Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Crofton is ready to explore

The island views and wildlife create a pretty picture of Crofton. This walkable city allures visitors with its bird watching and biking. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Crofton

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Crofton has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Raptors (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Teafarm (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Cowichan Aquatic Centre (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Salt Spring Island Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Mistaken Identity Vineyards (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Mount Brenton Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Crofton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Crofton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Tzuhalem Ecological Reserve (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Mount Maxwell Provincial Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Wallace Island Marine Provincial Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Cusheon Lake (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Chemainus River Provincial Park (8.5 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Bodega Ridge Provincial Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Crofton

The nearest airport is in Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), located 11.7 mi (18.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Mayne Island, BC (YAV-Miners Bay Seaplane Base), which is 15.3 mi (24.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Crofton?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 152 vacation rentals near Crofton. From 65 Houses to 15 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 Crofton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Crofton Ferry: 395 vacation rentals
  • The Raptors: 419 vacation rentals
  • Saltspring Marina: 420 vacation rentals
  • Butchart Gardens: 1,096 vacation rentals
  • Shawnigan Lake Museum: 623 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 65 Houses in Crofton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Crofton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Cabins: 35 rentals available
  • Cottages: 35 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 Crofton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 19 vacation rentals with pool available in Crofton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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