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This is a great park area better known as Maffeo Sutton Park. The lagoon it is located around is Swy-a-Lana and is all on First Nations land. The crabbing dock is also very good. The playground area is well maintained and the marina area and...More
The kids will absolutely love this amazing playground as it is kept meticulously clean and in perfect condition, has a huge variety of equipment, and is a total blast. The adults will appreciate the fact that there are ample places to sit and watch the...More
A huge park with something for everyone. The kids will have a blast. If your little one has to be followed around as they run from one end to the other over and over, it is a bit big for that, but my nephew is...More
If you are visiting Nanaimo, you'll want to take a stroll around Swy-a-Lana-Park. The paved trail follows the shoreline and so you get a great view. It's a lovely walk and depending on the time of year there's events happening. Great for a single, couple,...More
Good free parking in the rear of the lagoon area where the old foundry and Civic arena were located. Good bathrooms, "bandstand" area, and lush open green areas as well as solid walkways. Location of Bathtub celebrations for years. Children's palygrounds near to the lagoon....More
We come here every time we visit the island. It is clean and sometimes offers live entertainment. It is a nice park and has plenty of room for children to fun and play. There is also a swimming area.it has public bathrooms and they too...More
This area is so relaxing, there's the kiddy park area, the walk way along the ocean/seawall, bring your kids, bring your dog... enjoy all the park has to offer. Different day, different things happening -- walk along the water to downtown area, have lunch and...More