14 Best Airbnbs in Squamish, BC

Squamish, BC is one of the best places to visit in Canada. Nestled between the sea and the mountains Squamish offers something for everyone. Whether it’s mountain biking, rock climbing, or taking in the views of the Howe Sound you’ll love this coastal town.

In between the adventures you’ll want a cozy Squamish Airbnb to lay your head. Here are a few of our favorite Airbnbs in Squamish.


Cozy Airbnbs in Squamish, BC


Peaceful, Private Tiny Home by the River

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  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 2
  • Guests: 3
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $289 CAD/night

This is a very bright and minimalist tiny home with room for up to four guests. It’s perfect for smaller families who don’t mind squeezing into a smaller space. The property is located north of Squamish in a quiet area just two minutes’ walk from the Cheakamus River.

There are paddle board or kayak rentals nearby if you want to explore the water, or you can drive just 35 minutes to Whistler to explore the ski slopes.

The unit itself, while small, manages a full kitchen with gas range, beautiful, blue-tiled bathroom/laundry room combo, and two comfortable bedrooms (one in a ladder-accessible loft). There is an outdoor fire pit with seating area, and a deck to enjoy your morning breakfast — which often includes freshly laid eggs provided by the hosts’ chickens.


Gorgeous Squamish Cottage

Best Airbnbs in Squamish BC
  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 1
  • Guests: 2
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $85 CAD/night (two-night minimum)

This is a nearly brand new, quaint guest cottage. Despite its tiny size, it still manages to contain an en-suite bathroom, queen sized bed and small kitchenette with microwave, kettle, bar fridge and dishes.

The views of the Chief from the deck make it a lovely little breakfast nook for the morning, while the back end of the property has entrances to trails that you can walk or bike to really immerse yourself in the beautiful natural scenery.

For the inexpensive price, this is a fantastic little cottage perfect for couples seeking a quiet getaway to enjoy nature, explore a few breweries and get away from the city.


C-Can on the Water

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  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 1
  • Guests: 2
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $156 CAD/night

This is perfect for couples looking for a unique Airbnb in Squamish. Originally built from a shipping container, it’s a small little studio cabin located directly across from Shannon Falls and bordered by the ocean. Wake up to beautiful views of the sea and sky, and sip your morning coffee from the small balcony overlooking the bay.

The unit has an indoor and outdoor shower, all-wood interiors for a rustic feel, and even a private beach that leads from the bay to the open ocean. This is your own little slice of paradise, ideal for couples who want a place to come home to, located in a place perfect for outdoorsy activities. 


Stunning Ocean & Mountain Views in Crumpit Woods

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  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 2
  • Guests: 4
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $180 CAD/night (three-night minimum)

Located on the northeastern side of Squamish, this bright guest suite has two bedrooms and fits up to four guests. Both the living room and outdoor balcony have seating so you can enjoy the unobstructed views of the nearby mountains and water.

The interior concrete floors are heated for your comfort, and the fully stocked kitchen is a great place to cook a meal and gather as a group. There is private parking for two cars, laundry access, and storage.

This Airbnb is also located near the entrance to the Valleycliffe Trails, which have some of the best mountain biking and hiking in the region. 


Newly Renovated Home with Hot Tub

15 Best Airbnbs in Squamish
  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 4
  • Guests: 8
  • Superhost: No
  • Price: $395 CAD/night (three-night minimum)

This beautiful three-bedroom, four-bed house rental is located right at the base of the Chief, so if that’s on your to-do list, you really can’t ask for a better location. The house has been recently renovated, with three bedrooms and a pull-out couch in the living room.

With all the fun amenities like a hot tub, outdoor fire pit, and fully-stocked games cupboard, this is a great place to relax with friends or visit with kids.

The host lives in the home’s basement suite and the rest of the house is accessible to guests. There is driveway parking for up to two cars, and the backyard seating area is situated right beside the small creek that runs adjacent to the yard. There is also a large deck, perfect for summertime relaxing.


The Newport Lighthouse

Best Airbnbs in Squamish BC
  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 1
  • Guests: 2
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $120 CAD/night (two-night minimum) 

This Airbnb is located in the Dentville neighbourhood in downtown Squamish. It’s very close to the amenities of the town, like restaurants and pubs, but still in a quiet enough area to relax in the evenings. This is a guest house adjacent to a home, originally built as a second unit for the family.

Because of this, it’s got everything you could need – lots of natural light, simple modern interiors and a large deck with views of the Chief and surrounding mountains. 

There is a BBQ on the deck for your use, and in the warmer months, the family’s vegetable garden and berry bushes are happily shared with guests. There is shared storage for any bikes or other gear. You couldn’t ask for a more comfortable Airbnb in Squamish, especially at this price point.


Plateau Nature Suite

15 Best Airbnbs in Squamish
  • Location: Squamish 
  • Beds: 2
  • Guests: 4
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $140 CAD/night 

This is a beautiful unit that will make you feel like you are living among the trees. It is the lower level of a house, but still sits at a higher than ground level. The huge covered outdoor deck is a major plus, especially for the summertime. There’s also a large hammock under the covered area, amazing for lounging with a book in warm weather.

Inside, there is a full kitchen, two bedrooms, a large TV in the living room for cosy movie nights and a soaker tub in the bathroom (always a welcome luxury). 


New Penthouse in the Mountains

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  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 4
  • Guests:
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $235 CAD/night

This is a luxury penthouse that won’t break the bank. Suitable for up to eight guests (and with four bedrooms), this beautiful penthouse suite is the best place to stay if you’re visiting Squamish with friends.

The inside design is sleek and modern, with floor to ceiling windows in the living space and bedrooms that provide stellar views of the mountains. The place is right in downtown Squamish, close to bars and restaurants and only a few minutes’ drive from the Stawamus Chief hike.

The penthouse has garage parking, bike and equipment storage and an office space. There are four bedrooms, two bathrooms and a comfortable living area. The kitchen is well stocked with essentials in case you plan to do any cooking.

This is the perfect place to make your base, whether you plan to stay and explore Squamish, head north to Whistler or south to Vancouver. 


Tea Tree House with Fantastic Ocean View

15 Best Airbnbs in Squamish
  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 1
  • Guests: 2
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $198 CAD/night (two-night minimum)

This amazing home is easily one of the best Airbnbs in Squamish. The small house is set high up on the mountainside, complete with a private deck that overlooks Howe Sound and the forest below.

The condo is located just 50 minutes south of Whistler and 45 minutes north of Vancouver. Inside, you’ll find cosy decor with modern elements and interesting statement decor, an open seating area, and kitchenette with a two-burner stovetop.

The property also has a backyard garden with a seating area, and even a waterfall for a little added ambiance. Parking is available in the shared driveway.


Your Ultimate Adventure Suite

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  • Location: Brackendale
  • Beds: 4
  • Guests: 4
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $170 CAD/night

The title says it all. This is the perfect spot to make your home base if you’re visiting the area, particularly if you are planning to drive up to Whistler. Located in Brackendale, 10 minutes north of Squamish, it’s less than 40 minutes away from Whistler. The popular Crabapple Café is just a few minutes’ walk away, and there’s an art gallery nearby if you fancy something a little quieter. 

The suite is brightly lit thanks to many windows, and there is a queen bedroom plus pull out couch and daybed in the living room to accommodate up to four guests. The kitchen comes fully equipped for you to cook whatever you like. The entire unit has 9’ ceilings, and the white walls with raw exposed wood accents make this place feel inviting and homey.


Modern Home with Breathtaking Views

Best Airbnbs in Squamish BC
  • Location: Squamish 
  • Beds: 4
  • Guests: 6
  • Superhost: No
  • Price: $450 CAD/night (two-night minimum)

If you’re traveling as a group of friends and looking to splurge on something a little more high-end, this Airbnb is the one for you. This is a large full-house rental, with a clean and bright interior that feels inviting the moment you step inside. The upstairs kitchen and living room area take full advantage of the panoramic views of the Chief and Howe Sound.

There are four bedrooms each with a bed, and the house is suitable for up to six guests. It’s the perfect place for groups or families looking for an upscale base not too far from Whistler (only 40 minutes), that they can enjoy in the evenings after a day of skiing or hiking the local trails. The Sea to Sky Gondola is only a few minutes away for incredible views of the area.


Diamond Head Retreat

Best Airbnbs in Squamish BC
  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 1
  • Guests: 2
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $125 CAD/night (two-night minimum)

This is a beautiful modern suite on the lower levels of a house. The inside is newly renovated, with sleek hardwood floors, ample natural light and all-new furniture. There is even a fireplace in the bedroom beside the plush queen-sized bed.

The bathroom features heated floors, a heated bench and a massive walk-in shower with a rain head — the best way to relax after a day hiking the area’s beautiful mountain trails.

This Airbnb is just off of Highway 99, and only a few minutes’ walk from all the best hiking and mountain bike trails. This is also a fantastic area for bald eagle watching. If you’re planning to tackle hiking the Stawamus Chief, the trailhead is only a 10-minute drive away.


Scandinavian-Inspired Condo

Best Airbnbs in Squamish BC
  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 2
  • Guests: 4
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $129 CAD/night

This is perfect for couples travelling in pairs or families of four. This beautiful new unit is decorated and designed with particular attention to Scandinavian elements – tons of natural light, white walls natural wood touches, and minimalist colours. The unit is located in the Garibaldi Highlands neighbourhood, only a half hour drive to Whistler.

The unit has a private entrance with an outdoor, covered patio and BBQ. There are two queen bedrooms, an indoor fireplace, gas range stove and tons of books and games for evening things to do. The property has north and west-facing views of the beautiful forests and mountains. The Howe Sound waters are only 15 minutes away, where you can swim, kitesurf or rent kayaks.


Stylish West Coat Mountain Cabin

15 Best Airbnbs in Squamish
  • Location: Squamish
  • Beds: 5
  • Guests: 6
  • Superhost: Yes
  • Price: $278 CAD/night (two-night minimum) 

This is a modern, large space ideal for multi-kid families or friends looking for a place to stay while they explore the area. The interior is spacious, open-concept and modern feeling, with exposed timber wood to make it feel a little more like a typical cabin experience. The timber is all locally and sustainably obtained, with wood elements inside handmade by local craftspeople. 

The suite is an environmentally friendly smart home, using solar panels that create more energy than is used. Add to this the sweeping, 270-degree views of Howe Sound and the forested mountainside, this is the perfect stay for anyone keen to escape the city and settle in a place where they can appreciate nature.

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