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Sidney Visitor Centre

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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The Welcome Mat Was Rolled Out

This team of travel consultants was amazing. They customized a route through Vancouver Island that... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2018
Larkspur, Colorado
Scenic British Columbia

Sidney Visitor Centre in small town Sidney British Columbia is very helpful and I received a lot of... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2018
Southgate, Canada
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Nov 8, 2018
“The Welcome Mat Was Rolled Out”
Jul 19, 2018
“Scenic British Columbia”
Local BC Visitor Centre where you can get tips & tricks on how to explore the back roads of the Saanich Peninsula and Vancouver Island.
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2281 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1W9, Canada
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Reviewed November 8, 2018

This team of travel consultants was amazing. They customized a route through Vancouver Island that was right up my alley with shoreline views, great hiking trails and a boat ride out of Port Alberni to the San Juian De Fuca Straits. Check this out when...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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MorganS1902, Manager at Sidney Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2018

Thank you for sharing your travel experience! I am so pleased to hear about your positive interactions with our team and that we were able to provide you with an itinerary that best fit your needs and interests. We strive to make genuine connections and...More

Reviewed July 19, 2018

Sidney Visitor Centre in small town Sidney British Columbia is very helpful and I received a lot of information about the area.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank chickandbeast
Morgan S, Guest Relations Manager at Sidney Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Thank you for your review and for visiting us at the Sidney Visitor Centre! We hope you enjoyed your trip and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Reviewed April 15, 2018

We had a small issue with the car and stopped here to learn about repair places in Sidney. The wonderful local woman was "over-the-top" helpful in providing exactly the kind of information we needed.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank baumannbill1
Morgan S, General Manager at Sidney Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Thank you for stopping by the Sidney Visitor Centre! I am thrilled to hear that we were able to offer you the assistance you were seeking. We hope you visit us again soon. Happy Travels!

Reviewed December 23, 2017

Great volunteers and lots of information about the area. It's located right along the main street through Sidney so it's easy to find.More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Unknown_Traveler
Morgan S, Manager at Sidney Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded December 25, 2017

Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us! I hope your next visit to Sidney is just around the corner. Call us or visit us online if there is anything we can help you...More

Reviewed July 1, 2017

We stopped into the center after arriving on the ferry. We picked up some maps and used their public computer. One of the ladies said we should go to Buchart Gardens that day instead of waiting until the next day (as we planned) since it...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 14, 2017

If you are looking for information on Sidney and the surrounding area, head on in. They have lots of maps, brochures, pamphlets etc you can take with for reference. The staff were extremely efficient and friendly and don't mind spending as much time with you...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 12, 2017

Need current information. Staff helpful but limited with their information. No current pamphlets available yet for this year.More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Kanng17
Management response:Responded March 14, 2017

Thank you for sharing your feedback. I am sorry we were unable to provide you with the information you were seeking. We are in the process of receiving orders on a daily basis. Please feel to contact me directly if you require any further information...More

Reviewed October 25, 2016

All staff were very freindly, helpful and knowledgeable about not just Sidney but the island. We were delighted to be given information for the rest of our holiday on the island, interesting things to see and to do. I highly recommend this stop to all...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

Yu would be surprised by the great Volunteers daily 7 days a week manning this Visitors Center. Very good advisors helping the Visitors to the Center.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Rajbuncy
Reviewed August 22, 2016

while a bit tricky finding the parking lot, once inside you are greeted by smiling staff of volunteers who love to talk about the Island and places that you may want to see.

Date of experience: August 2016
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