Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Saint John

The area's live music and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Saint John. Travelers to this walkable city praise the sporting events, shopping and local tours. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Saint John

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Saint John a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lord Beaverbrook Rink (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Stonehammer Geopark (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Hilton Belyea Arena (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Charles Gorman Arena (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Rockwood Park Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Cherry Brook Zoo (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Saint John

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Saint John is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rockwood Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Reversing Falls (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Irving Nature Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Hampton Lighthouse and Historical Society (21.4 mi / 34.5 km)
  • New River Beach Provincial Park (24.8 mi / 39.9 km)
  • New River Beach (25 mi / 40.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Saint John

Fly into Saint John, NB (YSJ), the closest airport, located 9 mi (14.6 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around St John?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 21 vacation rentals near St John. From 6 Cottages to 8 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near St John for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • New Brunswick Museum: 21 vacation rentals
  • Carleton Martello Tower: 21 vacation rentals
  • Irving Nature Park: 21 vacation rentals
  • University of New Brunswick - Saint John: 21 vacation rentals
  • Partridge Island Lighthouse: 21 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around St John 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 Cottages in St John?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 6 Cottages in St John. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in St John include:

  • Houses: 8 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 6 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in St John?

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