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Riverbend Resort

1-924 East Island Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1R6, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014
Phil H Parksville, Canada
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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English first
Vancouver Island, Canada
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a 5 night stay at this RV site to explore the area and chill out at the river and beach. The facilities are reasonable and proximity to the Englishman River a real bonus. The sites by the river are close together offering little privacy. Our stay was great for 2 nights then on the third our new neighbours... More

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Parksville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Spent a fantastic week at Riverbend Resort the grounds are truly a hidden gem with a private beach kids playground and rustic cabins or Yurts available along with Camping and fully serviced RV lots its a short 20 minute walk into Parksville and located across the road from the Ocean. just doesn't get any better than this lovely lodge and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Nice location off main road in Parksville but far enough not to hear passing traffic. Our second stay there and although they have well furnished cabins clustered in the central area as well as additional hook ups for your own trailers etc, we elected to stay in one of the three available Yurts. The family had a blast, and I... More

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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Excellent location beside Englishman River & near downtown Parksville. Sites are not spacious. Overall view is marred by semi-permanent structures in centre of park. Bathroom facilities were okay, but one (of 2) showers was old & dirty. A sign requesting that visitors report need for washroom cleaning seemed to be further evidence of neglect. Office staff person friendly.

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Gibsons, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Booked a 2 bed log cabin initially then requested if a one bed was available as only 2 of us going to visit my cousin in Parksville. No one beds avail upon arrival but once we stepped into Cabin 7 we were thrilled. Brenda at the office was so personable it got us off to a great start for our... More

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Ladysmith, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013 via mobile

Me and my friends came to river end after having an awful experience at another campsite and leaving. Riven end couldn't have been a better saving grace for our camping trip. The young woman at the front desk was so friendly ad helpful. We asked if the sites had electricity as we wanted to charge cell phones and she actually... More

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Sooke, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

We came up for this last weekend for a LAX tournament in Parksville. We stayed in Yurt #2. It was cozy, had a full bath, queen bed that was quite firm, futon, gas fireplace, tv, kitchen with microwave and stove top. It was very comfy. As for location in the park, it was farther away from the kids playground then... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

Riverbend was top-notch in almost all areas. The service was great throughout--from the booking to the time we left. The cabin was also fine: clean, and everything you could reasonably expect was provided in terms of cooking/eating utensils. Beds were fine, although the pull-out couch is only appropriate for younger children. Lots of places to run around/play/ride bikes during the... More

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Kelowna, British Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

We had a family reunion at Riverbend Resort in July, 2012. It was a fairly large event with 68 of us (from babies to seniors) there for 3 days. From the initial contact through to the completion of the event, Heather and all the staff were pleasant, helpful and professional. Heather asked numerous times what she could do to ensure... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

Riverbend campground and RV park is a great place to take your family . The staff are great and extremely accommodating to all of our needs. The grounds are right beside Englushman River, the water is cool and crisp. The grounds are well kept as well as the cottages. My family loves to go swim, relax and take time to... More

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Address: 1-924 East Island Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1R6, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Parksville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Riverbend RV Resort & Cottages, situated on 16 Acres of wooded parkland on the Englishman River with one of the nicest sandy beaches on the river.Just off highway, minutes from Parksville, beaches, golf, spas, restaurants and shopping. We have 15 fully equipped cottages. Over 100 RV sites that can accommodate up to a 40' trailer, or 45' motorhome. Tenting sites located along the river. Riverbend, the perfect spot to launch your exploration of Vancouver Island. ... more   less 
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