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These are the top vacation homes in Canada for 2023, according to Vrbo

Whether it's a sanctuary in the trees, a luxurious chalet, or a coastal retreat, these exceptional properties guarantee cherished memories and an extraordinary travel experience.
Lakeside Cottage, Muskoka, Ontario/ Vrbo

If you're dreaming of your next Canadian holiday, whether it's a brief respite or an extended stay, look no further than Vrbo's curated collection of the top vacation homes for 2023.

This exclusive selection features ten exceptional properties across Canada, offering guests remarkable value and unforgettable experiences.

From idyllic ocean-side escapes to enchanting sanctuary in the trees, each of these whole homes has been meticulously chosen based on star ratings, guest reviews, and Premier Host status, which are Vrbo hosts that have been recognized for their proven track record of providing exceptional guest experiences. 

Prepare to be captivated as we journey through these remarkable destinations, showcasing their standout amenities, breathtaking views, and spacious accommodations, perfect for quality time with loved ones.

Vrbo's 2023 Vacation Homes of the Year


1. Salt Spring Island, BC: Nestled high above Ganges Harbour, this enchanting treehouse sanctuary combines tranquility and elegant modern design. With open concepts, cedar and arbutus trees enveloping the surroundings, and sweeping 180-degree views of Active Pass, guests can unwind by the cozy fire or immerse themselves in nature's beauty.


2. Whistler, BC: Set in an executive community amidst the mountains, this modern luxury chalet offers a plethora of amenities, including a hot tub overlooking a lush pine forest, a steam room, a heated pool, a gym facility, and direct access to the ski hills. Spanning ten thousand square feet, this spacious retreat ensures a truly indulgent stay.


3. Banff, AB: The Rocky Mountain Retreat is a haven for large groups or families, accommodating up to twenty-three guests. Centrally located in Bow Valley near Banff, this stunning home features a bespoke chef's kitchen, a spacious outdoor deck for entertaining, and a fully stocked games area. Premier hosts are available to enhance your experience with mountain tours, reservations, and private chef services.


4. Wasagaming, MB: Offering sleek and stylish comfort, this newly built cabin is situated near Riding Mountain National Park. Heated floors, multiple fireplaces, floor-to-ceiling windows, and a spacious deck with a hot tub and fire pit create an inviting atmosphere. Board games, essential oils, complimentary firewood, and reading materials add extra touches of luxury.


5. Prince Edward County, ON: Step into a country farmhouse nestled on expansive farmland with private waterfront access. Rustic-chic elements blend seamlessly with a contemporary aesthetic, creating a unique and inviting space. With seven bedrooms designed for comfort, this home promises a serene and rejuvenating escape.


6. Muskoka, ON: Located just steps away from the lake, this premium cottage offers over 350 feet of water frontage on a private lot. Indulge your culinary desires in the brand-new chef's kitchen and savour meals in multiple indoor and outdoor dining areas, including a screened pergola with a breathtaking lake view. The main bedroom boasts a serene forest view, an ensuite, and a luxurious king-size bed.


7. Mont Tremblant, QC: Designed for outdoor adventurers, this modern skier's paradise provides ski-in and ski-out access. With its open-concept layout, floor-to-ceiling windows, and luxurious finishes, the eight-bedroom home offers a perfect balance of comfort and style. A short shuttle ride away from the vibrant Mont Tremblant village and resort, it's an ideal base for exploring the area.


8. Chester, NS: Situated on the Nova Scotia coast, this stunning oceanfront villa offers phenomenal views from its position at the end of a cul-de-sac overlooking the Chester Basin. Immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring starscape of this dark-sky community from the spacious outdoor and patio areas or while cozying up by the fire pit.


9. Sea View, PEI: Embrace the coastal charm of this light and airy farmhouse set on three acres of ocean-side land. With vaulted ceilings, expansive windows with beach views, and open-concept living spaces, this coastal retreat provides a serene and comfortable atmosphere.


10. Ibex Valley, YT: Tucked away in the forests of Ibex Valley, just north of Whitehorse, this one-of-a-kind lodge offers breathtaking mountain views and a front-row seat to witness the captivating Northern Lights during the season. Immerse yourself in nature while enjoying the modern comforts and amenities of this well-appointed home.

Prepare to embark on unforgettable journeys as you choose your ideal vacation home from Vrbo's 2023 Vacation Homes of the Year collection. Whether it's a sanctuary in the trees, a luxurious chalet, or a coastal retreat, these exceptional properties guarantee cherished memories and an extraordinary travel experience.