Have you ever dreamt about living on a private island? Or perhaps more realistically, renting one in Canada for a few days’ vacation off-the-grid? Well, your wish is our command — and as it turns out, you don’t need a million dollar budget to do it.
Private Islands on Airbnb
While it might sound daunting, renting a private island in Canada is a lot easier than you’d think. On Airbnb, hosts from coast-to-coast have listed their private islands, so you too can experience the luxe life without breaking the bank. While there are plenty of great options to choose from, these four private islands stood out to us most. From their panoramic views to expertly designed interiors, you’ll want to book one of these homes ASAP.
Enchanting Island Mill: Marysville, ON
Nestled between two waterfalls on the Salmon River, this gorgeous 200-year-old home is the perfect way to relax this year. The homeowners wanted to create a one-of-a-kind experience, evoking a beautiful mysticism about the property and its natural landscape. Inside, the home features 1930s fixtures, antique decor and cozy bedding.
Book this gorgeous getaway for $200 per night. View the full listing here.
Ocean, Sunrise, Coffee: Hubbards, NS
Nothing beats a sunrise on a private island on the East Coast. This beachfront home is outfitted with all the upgrades one would need, from a full kitchen to four bedrooms. This is the ideal getaway if you’re looking for a private retreat with friends or family.
Book this beachfront beauty for $323 per night. View the full listing here.
Spectacular Oceanfront B&B: Halfmoon Bay, BC
Views like this don’t come around often enough. This gorgeous private island home is a mid-century modern marvel decked out with the latest fixtures. Made to mimic a chic yacht experience, this home takes beachside beauty to a whole new level.
Book this private island for $499 per night. View the full listing here.
Laid-Back Luxury Guest House: Ucluelet, BC
Located on the Wild Pacific Trail, this “private island” is nearly the same experience with how much privacy and nature you’re getting. The property is fully renovated with modern decor, a contemporary kitchen and hot tub area. If swimming in the ocean is your vibe, this is definitely the Airbnb for you.
Book this laidback luxury $544 per night. View the full listing here.