Best known for its miles of sandy beaches, there is in fact some 20 km (12 mi) of sandy ocean beach in the Qualicum Beach of Central Vancouver Island. The low tides and warm waters are ideal for paddling and beachcombing.  

Within 10km of Parksville

MAP

STAY + EAT 

  • Crown Mansion
  • Tidal Taco Shack
  • Giovanni’s
  • Sam’s Sushi

  • Bistro 694

  • LoveShack Libations

  • Courtyard Cafe

SEE + DO

  • Coombs Old Country Market
  • Cathedral Grove

  • Horne Lake Caves

  • Visit Parksville Qualicum Beach

 

GETTING  THERE & AROUND