Bayside Oceanfront Resort 2 nights

Immerse yourself in nature and soak in the beautiful seaside community. Located right on the waterfront, enjoy the ocean view as you dine at the Bayside Restuarant | Lounge. Spend the evening in your hotel enjoying their array of amenities and services.

All rooms and suites offer a Nespresso Coffee maker, TV, Wi-Fi, air conditioning and several more relaxing amenities for a comfortable stay.


Top 5 things to do

  • Make your way to the Old Country Market and see the goats on the roof and try some fresh local fruits and vegetables
  • Enjoy and picnic at Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park and soak up the seaside views
  • Take a step into the past at the Parksville Museum and walk through local history in heritage buildings
  • Venture off to Englishman River Regional Park and hike to see the Englishman River Falls
  • Stroll along Qualicum Beach and relax in the sand

Additional Activities can be added to your package during the booking process

Day 1

Day 1 - Vancouver to Parksville

Ferry: West Vancouver (Horseshoe Bay) to Nanaimo (Departure Bay)

Staying at: Bayside Oceanfront Resort (Townside Room)
240 Dogwood Street, Parksville , BC, V9P 2H5

Travel across the waters and enjoy the panoramic views sailing from Vancouver to Vancouver Island. Enjoy the scenic coastal drive, and stop by Englishman River Regional Park on your way to spot the waterfall. Once arrived, check into your hotel and then head out for a stroll along the beach. Enjoy dinner at the Bayside Bistro & Lounge and soak in the ocean views from your table. Head back to your room and get comfortable in their deluxe comforters and pillows.

Day 2

Day 2 - Parksville

Staying at: Bayside Oceanfront Resort (Townside Room)
240 Dogwood Street, Parksville , BC, V9P 2H5

Visit Goats on the Roof in Coombs and browse the local shops, then grab lunch at one of the many eateries in the Old Country Market. Afterwards make your way to Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park and discover stalagmites and stalactites during your caving adventures. Head back to the seaside community and grab dinner at one of the many local farm-to-table restaurants nearby. Head back to your room for a relaxing night by the waters.

Day 3

Day 3 - Parksville to Vancouver

Ferry: Nanaimo (Departure Bay) to West Vancouver (Horseshoe Bay)

Start your morning with an exquisite ocean view breakfast at the hotel. Before you set for your journey back to Metro Vancouver, go for a stroll along the 2km stretch at Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park or discover the history of Parksville at the Parksville Museum.

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Day 1 - Vancouver to Parksville


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Today's price from $274 CAD

+ $9.96 GST. Per person based on double occupancy. Includes ferry & accommodation. Surcharges may apply.

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Package includes

  • Accommodation Two nights’ accommodation at the Bayside Oceanfront Resort in a Townside Room; max. 4 ppl.
  • Parking Included Complimentary parking for BC Ferries Vacations guests
  • Ferry Round trip on BC Ferries from Metro Vancouver to Vancouver Island for two adults and one car

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