Destination guide

Cozy Wakefield will entice you

The riverfront and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Wakefield. This city's canoeing, snowshoeing and sledding draw many visitors. Camp Fortune and Canadian Museum of History are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Wakefield

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

  • Camp Fortune (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Eco-Odyssee (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Sommet Edelweiss (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Lusk Cave (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wakefield

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Wakefield is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gatineau Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Rideau Falls (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Jacques Cartier Park (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)

Transportation to and around Wakefield

Fly into Ottawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.), the closest airport, located 24.9 mi (40 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Wakefield?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 38 vacation rentals near Wakefield. From 11 Cottages to 15 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Wakefield for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Wakefield?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Wakefield:

  • Kanata: 294 vacation rentals
  • Kanata Lakes - Marchwood Lakeside - Morgan's Grant - Kanata: 19 vacation rentals
  • Byward Market: 41 vacation rentals
  • Byward Market - Parliament Hill: 101 vacation rentals
  • Lower Town: 121 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Cottages in Wakefield?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 11 Cottages in Wakefield. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wakefield include:

  • Houses: 15 rentals available
  • Chalets: 5 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 11 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wakefield?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Wakefield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.