Destination guide

Travel to scenic Canmore

Enjoy the live music and other features of Canmore. Travellers to this scenic city praise the mountain views, hiking and lake. Banff Gondola and Upper Hot Springs are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Canmore

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like hiking, skiing and cycling. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Canmore a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nakiska Ski Resort (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Mount Norquay Ski Resort (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Sunshine Village (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Canmore Golf and Curling Club (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Cross Zee Ranch (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Silvertip Golf Course (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Canmore

Canmore is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in September, April, August or March, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average -12°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Canmore

Travellers enjoy Canmore for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Canmore is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Banff Gondola (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Upper Hot Springs (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Cave and Basin National Historic Site (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Canmore Caverns (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Wind Ridge Trail (6 mi / 9.6 km)

Where to stay near Canmore?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 655 holiday rentals near Canmore. From 119 Houses to 405 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Canmore for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Canmore?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Canmore:

  • Silvertip: 384 holiday homes
  • Cougar Creek: 448 holiday homes
  • Quarry Pines: 25 holiday homes
  • Three Sisters Mountain Village: 26 holiday homes
  • Town Centre: 277 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Canmore?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Canmore. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Silvertip Golf Course: 644 holiday rentals
  • Canmore Golf and Curling Club: 643 holiday rentals
  • Wind Ridge Trail: 644 holiday rentals
  • Cross Zee Ranch: 644 holiday rentals
  • Canmore Caverns: 644 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Canmore listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Canmore?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 119 Houses in Canmore. Our other popular types of Canmore holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 405 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 22 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Canmore?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 324 holiday homes with pool available in Canmore. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.