As the capital of the province of Manitoba, Winnipeg is a great place for your next vacation. Home of one of the longest skating rinks in the world and the city that first used 911 as an emergency phone number, Winnipeg is certainly a fun and interesting place to check out. The city has museums, cute cafes, snowshoeing, a zoo, and much more. It is also relatively close to Winnipeg Beach, Riding Mountain National Park, and Steinbach.
Visit the Assiniboine Park Zoo to see over 200 species, including snow leopards, polar bears, and red pandas. After the zoo, go adventuring outside at the FortWhyte Alive, which is a 640-acre park. You can go skiing, snowshoeing, canoeing, sailing, and more. If you’re visiting in the winter, make sure to go on the Richardson Rrrun Toboggan slide. If you love museums, make sure to check out the CMHR, or Canadian Museum for Human Rights. After exploring the various exhibits, you can climb the Tower of Hope to see views of the whole city. Another great museum to check out is the Manitoba Museum. Spend some time walking through the Exchange District, which is 30 blocks of small shops, galleries, and restaurants.
Explore other parts of Canada while you’re staying in Winnipeg! Steinbach is only about an hour drive from the city of Winnipeg. You can walk through the Mennonite Heritage Village and try local food, which ranges from German to British cuisine. Winnipeg Beach is about an hour drive from Winnipeg. Relax by Lake Winnipeg, go golfing, fishing, or try some watersports. During the summer Winnipeg Beach often has live music and fireworks. Another good day trip from Winnipeg is to Riding Mountain National Park, which is in Wasagaming and is about two hours and 40 minutes by car. You can go biking or hiking through the Manitoba Escarpment or relax by the lake in the park. Go canoeing around Clear Lake or horseback riding on South Escarpment trail.
Rent an urban waterfront condo or an apartment with a private balcony. Rent a large studio or a house with its’ own gym. Winnipeg has vacation housing to fit any of your wants and needs. Wherever you choose to stay, Tripping can help you compare all of the rentals in the area by price, ratings, reviews, and more. Book your Winnipeg vacation rental today!
Winnipeg has a public transportation system, which makes it easy to get around without needing to rent a car unless you would prefer to. Winnipeg Transit has 84 routes that go through the city. Most buses run from 6am until around midnight 365 days a year. Note that some buses include bike racks for your convenience. If you want to explore the downtown area, you can take the Downtown Spirit, which is a free bus that goes to popular downtown spots.
Looking for a vacation rental in Winnipeg? Tripping.com has 248 vacation rental homes available in Winnipeg. You'll find 0 studios, 202 1-bedroom, 24 2-bedroom and 22 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $25 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Winnipeg is $97 while the average price of a weekly rental is $420. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Winnipeg home is $1550.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 66 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Winnipeg. In addition to accommodating pets, Winnipeg rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 223 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 185 have TV and/or cable and 76 have a pool or hot tub.Search properties from 6 vacation rental sites in Winnipeg where the top providers in that area are Booking.com, Expedia, and HomeAway. There are 93 Booking.com rentals, 67 Expedia short term rentals and 35 HomeAway vacation rentals.