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Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre

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Humanity

Great Chamber of Commerce, very involved in the community for great work! I donated by works of art... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2019
Ursula K
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Parksville and District Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre has up tomdate information and maps... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2018
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Jan 21, 2019
“Humanity”
Jul 19, 2018
“up to date information”
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Located at the entrance to Parksville, the Parksville Visitor Centre is conveniently located just off Highway 19A (Exit #46), between the Craig Heritage Park Museum and Rotary Peace Park. Our courteous and knowledgeable staff provide professional...more
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1275 East Island Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2G3, Canada
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Reviewed January 21, 2019

Great Chamber of Commerce, very involved in the community for great work! I donated by works of art for many moons ago re:charity funding...they do an awesome job helping the needy and organizing great town events

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ursula K
Linda T, Visitor Services Coordinator at Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2019

Thank you for your kind review. We appreciate your comments.

Reviewed July 19, 2018

Parksville and District Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre has up tomdate information and maps of the area. Helpful small town feel.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed May 26, 2018

If you are driving in from the south entrance to Parksville, you must stop here for all the latest touristy stuff you need to know to make the most of your visit. It's stocked with all sorts of brochures and the staff can help you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Linda T, Visitor Services Coordinator at Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Thank you for your review, I'm glad we were able to help. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed May 8, 2017

We stopped in when we arrived in town and the staff member who helped us out had lots of great information, not just about Parksville, but about the whole area. She also suggested checking out Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park which is nearby and then proceeded...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Newageretro
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Two lovely ladies shared details of things to do while visiting in the area and gave us directions of where each was located. Very knowledgeable and genuinely friendly. Easily understood and the first of their recommendations fit their enthusiastic description perfectly. Rathtrevor Provincial Park Beach...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Valstrips_2013
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Great place to pick up all travel information and maps and very helpful, knowledgeable staff. We always stop by when we arrive every year.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Gladys H
Reviewed January 25, 2017

A small centre that will give you enough to get your bearings right in the Parksville area. Conveniently located off the highway and manned by a very friendly staff. Great resource.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank TravelOften1968
Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

The Visitor Centre ladies were very helpful with ideas of things to do in December in the area. Although due to the unexpected snow some things were closed. Maybe a good idea to call ahead if going any distance to a place.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank 201sharleneh
Reviewed July 20, 2016

A place to go get info and pamphlets on attractions in the surrounding areas. It is on the first turn off into Parksville going North on the island.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 145elite123145
Reviewed July 19, 2016

Easy access at the south entrance to Parskville. Enjoy the Parksville museum and the Friday evening Farmer's Market. Great place to take the dog for a short walk through the trails.

Date of experience: July 2016
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