Nothing says "getaway" like a little waterfront R & R. And with the beautiful British Columbian views, from blue oceans to lofty mountains, there's plenty of options on Airbnb right in your own backyard to do just that.

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From luxury waterfront mansions to adorable counter-culture out-back type cottages, we've listed vacation homes of all kinds. So whether you're just wanting to go for a tan with your girls or have a nature adventure with bae, it's all here.

Luxury Oceanfront Mansion, Sooke


This stunning contemporary four-bedroom cottage features 180-degree views of the Juan de Fuca Strait - you can see the water from every bedroom! Plus it's equipped with amenities like a gourmet chef's kitchen, a library and a rec room with a foosball table. 

Cost: $750 per night

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Waterfront Treehouse Suite, Halfmoon Bay


This cozy little abode sits high on a hill tucked away in the trees. The private dock and clifftop hot tub make it the ideal spot for a romantic weekend away. 

Cost: $289 per night

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Waterfront Sunrise Cabin, Tofino

Just steps away from the water, this charming one-bedroom bungalow is a true ocean retreat. Plus there's a private hot tub and outdoor barbeque with a fire pit!


Cost: $300 per night

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Serene Riverside Glamping, Maple Ridge


If you love immersing yourself in nature but dread the thought of sleeping on the cold, hard ground, this is the getaway for you. Let the hum of the river lull you into relaxation while you enjoy all the comforts of a queen-sized bed, massage table and electric fireplace. 

Cost: $200 per night

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10-Acre Waterfront Cabin, Cortes Island

This rustic, off-grid waterfront cabin takes privacy to the next level. It sits on 10 acres of land and requires two ferries to get there from Campbell River, but it's worth it for the mossy bluffs and views of Gorge Harbour.  

Cost: $129 per night

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Waterfront Cabin, Squamish

Located on its own private island, this cute and cozy cottage offers breathtaking views and a secluded private beach. Plus there are two paddle boards and a canoe that are free to use so you can enjoy all that ocean-life has to offer. 

Cost: $266 per night

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Lakeshore Paradise Retreat, Vernon

This quiet little snug is situated right on the shores of the lake. Keep an eye out for beavers, loons and eagles!



Cost: $120 per night

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Ocean Dream Waterfront Cottage, Tofino

Enjoy the serenity of this peaceful oceanfront chalet with all the convenience of easy walking access to the Tofino village center. A private inlet beach and huge balcony make it the perfect family-friendly retreat. 

Cost: $215 per night

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Fernleecove Water-Access-Only Cabin,  North Vancouver


This bright 500-square-foot cottage has its own private cove and is only accessible by boat. There's a scenic hiking trail right outside, as well as two kayaks to use in the summer. 

Cost: $349 per night

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Note: Pricing of Airbnbs listed below do not include additional fees for extra guests, cleaning, etc.

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