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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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+1 250-752-9532
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 16:00
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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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Very helpful and friendly

Great location - almost on the beach. Friendly and informative staff. Lots of leaflets for things to do and a good map of Qualicum Beach is available.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jo K
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Vancouver Island, Canada
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Vancouver Island, Canada
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37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location - almost on the beach. Friendly and informative staff. Lots of leaflets for things to do and a good map of Qualicum Beach is available.

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Thank Jo K
Victoria, Canada
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34 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visitor centre right on the edge of the ocean. Very helpful with brochures etc. Leave the center and walk along the beach area and possibly see or at least hear a few sea lions.

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Thank smg17
Comox Valley, Canada
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288 reviews
86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 700 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

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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94 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
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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498 reviews
161 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
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
uk
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135 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
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 147 helpful votes
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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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
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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689 reviews
269 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
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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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
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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1 Thank Sorin C

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