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Qualicum Beach Visitor Information Centre

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Address: 2711 Island Hwy W, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 2C4, Canada
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If you want to know about area then the Qualicum Beach Visitor Information...

If you want to know about area then the Qualicum Beach Visitor Information Centre is the place to visit! Our friendly staff will help you with any questions you may have, and will provide you with great resources! We have an abundance of information including various maps of the area and beyond, accommodations, restaurants, attractions, tours, local events, tide guides, trail maps, transportation guides and schedules, and more!

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Nice to see a Visitor Info Centre that's actually IN the heart of town! This one is on old Island Highway 19A, just north of Qualicum's Beach Front Park. Plenty of free parking... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Paulshappy
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Comox Valley, Canada
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Comox Valley, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice to see a Visitor Info Centre that's actually IN the heart of town! This one is on old Island Highway 19A, just north of Qualicum's Beach Front Park. Plenty of free parking on both sides. You can't miss the "little blue building".

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1 Thank Paulshappy
Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Stopped in to ask for some suggestions on restuarants in the area. The gentleman suggested one that was about a kilometer down the road, but unfortunately ,it was not open. Ended up back tracking and having a nice lunch at the Shady Rest which had views to die for! Had a very informative and interesting chat about the real estate... More 

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Thank marbella50
Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Interesting older building - the washrooms are behind the main building. Centrally located in the main street.

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Thank John S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Well stocked information centre with helpful and knowledgable staff. Plenty of brochures of the area and further afield

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Thank gardenloverUk
Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

This visitor centre is alongside highway 19A driving along the coastline en route to Campbell River. Very informative visit and is a recommended first stop before any further exploration.

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Thank SMO2015
Qualicum Beach, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Very convenient, right on the ocean highway. Lots of brochures about places to see. Staff is friendly and knowledgable. Something for everyone in the area. This will help you decide what to see and do next.

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1 Thank Celeb_123
Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015

Offering a wealth of information. Very personable and helpful attendants. Lots of brochures and a great place to get information about anywhere on Vancouver Island.

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1 Thank DEEvaluator
Coquitlam, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

Staff was amazing, I had an emergency with my toddler being stung by a pink jellyfish on the beach, she was screaming and I was panicking, I dropped by in a hurry to ask staff where is the nearest help, they explained very concisely where to go, it was a hospital/emergency clinic in Parksville, 15 min driving, it was a... More 

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Parksville, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

Good vibes here. Knowledgeable staff, some are volunteers. Lots of free maps and brochures. Clean washroom. Crafts for sale. Right on the beach at the start from the townish side. They will let you use the computer a bit. It was Canada day and our new computer line was not yet hooked up and naturally the libraries were closed, so... More 

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Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

The Visitor Information Centre is located on Hwy 19A. It is easy to find and set amid beautiful scenery. On our way to Campbell River, we made a stop there. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Even when I asked them for directions to a place at the next town, they still patiently showed me the way. The office... More 

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