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Cabin in Salt Spring Island
Adorable, Handcrafted Mid-island Guesthouse
Relax into the romantic warmth and delightful charm of Swallows Hollow. Lovingly outfitted with 100 year-old reclaimed wood, up-cycled art and curated finds this well-appointed, open-concept cabin is ideally close to gorgeous hiking trails, lakes, vineyards, artist studios and farm stands. After a day of exploring unwind under the big cedar in your private yard then slip between quality linens of the comfy Queen bed. Morning brings delicious organic coffee, tea and a Continental breakfast.
ﺩ.ﺇ342 per night
Farm stay in Salt Spring Island
Studio/Suite and Sauna at the Salty Pear
The studio/suite is nestled on our 5 acre property full of heritage fruit trees. The studio/suite is attached to our studio/gallery, a building designed by in-house residential designer Jorge Siemsen. The suite has heated concrete floors and a Murphy bed, perfect for your yoga practice. A 10min walk takes you to Ganges along forest paths. Sit on the covered south-facing deck gazing at field and forest. Your stay includes complimentary use of our DIY wood-burning barrel sauna.
ﺩ.ﺇ539 per night
Private room in Salt Spring Island
Westover Bed and Breakfast
Our 3-acre property is only a twenty-five-minute walk from Ganges. We nestled this clean, quaint cabin in a cedar grove, separate from the main house. It was built with the style and feel of what we believe and love a home to be. Regrettably and due to COVID, our daily hot breakfast tradition has been changed to a pre-served meal but still of a high standard. All of which is still organic, homemade and locally sourced when possible!
ﺩ.ﺇ372 per night

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Stay near Salt Spring Island's top sights

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Ruckle Provincial Park95 locals recommend
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Oystercatcher Seafood Bar & Grill19 locals recommend
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Montague Harbour Marine Provincial Park18 locals recommend
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Country Grocer49 locals recommend
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Moby's Pub77 locals recommend
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Salt Spring Wild Cider57 locals recommend

Salt Spring Island condo rentals

Condo in Duncan
Georgeous Sanctuary near Charming Downtown Duncan.
ﺩ.ﺇ490 per night
Private room in Duncan
Lovely private room with work space and parking
ﺩ.ﺇ274 per night
Condo in Sidney
Perfect Brand New Studio Downtown Sidney
ﺩ.ﺇ257 per night
Condo in Crofton
Lovely 2-bedroom condo in seaside Crofton
ﺩ.ﺇ547 per night
Condo in Sidney
Beautiful 1 BR Sidney Penthouse with ocean views.
ﺩ.ﺇ397 per night
Condo in Duncan
Entire Condo-2Furnished Bedrooms, Clean & Downtown
ﺩ.ﺇ222 per night
Condo in Duncan
New fully furnished 1 bdrm unit
ﺩ.ﺇ271 per night
Condo in Sidney
Sidney By the Sea
ﺩ.ﺇ415 per night
Condo in Sidney
The Miraloma Studio Penthouse Suite
ﺩ.ﺇ478 per night
Condo in Sidney
Executive suite now accepting 31 day+ bookings!
ﺩ.ﺇ410 per night
Condo in Sidney
ﺩ.ﺇ267 per night
Condo in Sidney
Perfect Brand New Condo Downtown Sidney
ﺩ.ﺇ260 per night

Salt Spring Island house rentals

Home in Salt Spring Island
Modern and cozy 1 bedroom suite with ocean view
ﺩ.ﺇ244 per night
Home in Salt Spring Island
Designer Oceanfront
ﺩ.ﺇ1,620 per night
Private room in Salt Spring Island
OOAK Forest Zen Garden Island Suite
ﺩ.ﺇ287 per night
Home in Salt Spring Island
Beachfront Tranquility - quiet, lowbank waterfront
ﺩ.ﺇ408 per night
Home in Salt Spring Island
Big beautiful bright 2.5 bedroom island home
ﺩ.ﺇ684 per night
Home in Galiano Island
Galiano's Captains Quarters 1894 Heritage LogHouse
ﺩ.ﺇ410 per night
Home in Salt Spring Island
The Perfectly Peaceful Wildflower house
ﺩ.ﺇ1,702 per night
Private room in Salt Spring Island
Douglas Beach house "Ocean harbour view room" 1/3
ﺩ.ﺇ410 per night
Private room in Salt Spring Island
Cheerful 3 bedroom shared bungalow in town
ﺩ.ﺇ205 per night
Home in Salt Spring Island
Spirit Point Retreat
ﺩ.ﺇ870 per night
Private room in Salt Spring Island
1."Islandia" Winder Room waterfront [1of3 listings
ﺩ.ﺇ290 per night
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Private Historical Farm House on 10 acres
ﺩ.ﺇ958 per night

Your guide to Salt Spring Island

All About Salt Spring Island

Salt Spring Island is the largest of the Gulf Islands in the Salish Sea — just an hour from the British Columbia capital, Victoria — known for its freshwater lakes and pristine beaches, gorgeous national parks, and picturesque seaside villages. The island’s Vesuvius Beach has fascinating rock formations perfect for watching the set set over, while Beddis Beach offers safe swimming and tidal pools to explore. Jack Foster Beach is accessed by a 45-minute hike through the forest that leads to incredible views of the Trincomali Channel and Wallace Island, and from here, you may be able to spot whales, seals, and seabirds. The beautiful Mount Maxwell and Ruckle Provincial Parks offer scenic hiking trails and spectacular views.

The island has lovely villages to visit, the largest being Ganges, home to many restaurants and pubs, specialty shops, and a thriving arts community. Vesuvius is the island’s sunniest location and attracts visitors to its beautiful sandy beach, while Fulford has unique gift shops and a picturesque harbor.

Art lovers are drawn to the many galleries and artists’ studios scattered around Salt Spring Island, and you can take a studio tour, where you can view and purchase the artists’ works. Each Saturday from March through October, vendors showcase their food and produce at a market in Ganges.

When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Salt Spring Island?

Summer is a great time to visit Salt Spring Island and stay in one of many vacation rentals available. You can expect warm days and mild evenings for spending time at the beach, but it never gets too hot, so you’ll be able to enjoy a hike in the national parks or a visit to the lavender blooms at a local farm. In fall, the temperatures drop but are still mild enough to enjoy the changing colors in Ruckle Provincial Park. In September, the popular Apple Festival takes place when local farmers and growers put on festivities to celebrate the island’s amazing crop. Salt Spring Island winters are milder than other parts of Canada, but you can still expect cold and rainy conditions, so come prepared with layers. Spring brings a mix of pleasant days with some rain.

What are the top things to do in Salt Spring Island?


Ganges, the island’s largest village, is home to a variety of gift shops, coffee houses, restaurants, and pubs. Explore the many art galleries, run mainly by artists who live on the island, and pick up unique souvenirs to take home. Down by the harbor, you can watch the impressive sight of seaplanes landing and taking off from the water, and there’s also a lovely public park where you can enjoy a stroll.

Ruckle Provincial Park

Enjoy the natural beauty and spectacular views along more than nine miles of hiking trails in this popular park. The Yeo Point hike is an easy 2.5-mile trail one way and guides you along the coast through hemlock and cedar forests and past a secluded pebble beach. There’s an array of wildlife to see, such as grouse and deer, and if you’re lucky, you might spot orcas in the sea. Look up to try and spot bald eagles flying overhead.

Mount Maxwell Provincial Park

Head up nearly 2,000 feet to one of the highest points on Salt Spring Island for spectacular views of the surrounding landscape. A trail will guide you along the cliff’s edge (protected by a perimeter fence) up to the Mount Maxwell Baynes Peak lookout, where your reward will be unparalleled vistas of the Gulf Islands, Vancouver Island, and even as far as the mainland.

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