Destination guide

Head to the theatrical city of Qualicum Beach

Enjoy the theatre scene and other features of Qualicum Beach. This relaxing city is known for its beaches, parks and golfing. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Qualicum Beach

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like golfing and camping. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Qualicum Beach a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Qualicum Beach Memorial Golf Club (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Eaglecrest Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Morningstar Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Little Qualicum Cheeseworks (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Paradise Fun Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Arrowsmith Golf and Country Club (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Qualicum Beach

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 23°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Qualicum Beach

Travellers enjoy Qualicum Beach for its seaside and island views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Qualicum Beach is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Qualicum Beach Community Park (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Heritage Forest (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Milner Gardens and Woodland (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Parksville Beach (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Parksville Community Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Little Qualicum Falls Provincial Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Qualicum Beach

Fly into Nanaimo, BC (ZNA-Nanaimo Harbour Water Aerodrome), the closest airport, located 26 mi (41.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Pender Harbour, BC (YPT-Pender Harbour Waterdrome), which is 26.7 mi (43 km) away.

Where to stay near Qualicum Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 280 holiday rentals near Qualicum Beach. From 115 Houses to 64 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Qualicum Beach is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Qualicum Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Qualicum Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Old School House Arts Centre: 281 holiday rentals
  • PineRidge Farm Market: 291 holiday rentals
  • Eaglecrest Golf Club: 284 holiday rentals
  • Arrowsmith Golf and Country Club: 298 holiday rentals
  • Heritage Forest: 280 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Qualicum Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Qualicum Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 115 Houses in Qualicum Beach. Our other popular types of Qualicum Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 64 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 64 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 64 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Qualicum Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 97 holiday homes with pool available in Qualicum Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.