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Address: Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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A great place to relax

Qualicum Beach (the beach itself) is a wonderful place to relax. It's much more open than Parksville Beach and much more dog friendly. It's a great place to watch big waves and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 7, 2016
Robyn D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

Qualicum Beach (the beach itself) is a wonderful place to relax. It's much more open than Parksville Beach and much more dog friendly. It's a great place to watch big waves and spectacular sunsets.

1 Thank Robyn D
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Looks like a very nice place to swim., lots of people having picnic tables, and they are all in use by all ages. Bring a bathing suit and towel, enjoy and have lots of fun.

Thank 282Juliette282
Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

The water is warm. The beach is huge and mostly sandy (there are parts of the beach that are rocky). The water is shallow and not a lot of waves so kids have lots of safe places to play. And because it is shallow you can walk pretty far out into the ocean and still be only up to your... More 

1 Thank oralynnq2
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

I was at this cute little beach one super windy night, (so much so that I couldn't feel my face afterward.) It was an excellent spot for watching the copious waves breaking. Bonus of sunset to the left and full moon rise to the right. Nice place regardless of weather or time of day.

Thank Melynda E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2015

Park right in front (no charge) a small grass strip separated by a sidewalk and entrances to the beach. Fabulous views, hear sea lion, haven't see one yet. Watch the cruise ships go up to Alaska from across the Georgia Strait. Beaches are available to sit and absorb the view, heaps of people walk their dogs, public restrooms, and ice... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

Recently moved here and love it. People care about each other, parks are plentiful, activities are numerous, beach is terrific, local shopping is interesting and varied, prices are reasonable, clubs are numerous with many different times/locations available, the Civic centre is well-used and the town itself is kept pristine. Love the Saturday morning farmer's market also.

Thank gayle b
Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2015

I spent a few hours on a sunny fall day hanging out along the shoreline in Qualicum Beach. At various points along the shoreline, there are areas where you can pull off Highway 19A (Island Highway) and park. At these parking points, there are portions of paved paths that run parallel along the beach. You can walk down from the... More 

Thank Helga_Little_Horn
Vancouver Island, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2015

Beautiful beach with the odd eaterie along the boardwalk. The only drawback is that the road is right ehind you but there is a grass strip between beach and parking area. The beach is long and when the tide is out it makes for a nice walk. Kayak and paddle board rentals available .

Thank freedom06
Qualicum Beach, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2015

This park has become the center for entertainment, community activities, swimming, skateboarding and leisurely strolls through the historical trails.

Thank BCVisionary1
Portofino, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2015

Qualicum always lives up to the clean safe enviroment for all ages. This park is never empty during the daylight hours. We use this park daily.

1 Thank Andrea B

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