Make Your Time All About Friends

Due for a proper catch up with your closest friends? Our breweries, restaurants beaches and parks offer the perfect setting to help you make up for lost time.

The Friendly Surprise Vacation

Meet Nicole-Ann. She came to Parksville Qualicum Beach to make up for a 40th birthday spent without her nearest and dearest friends.

“I can’t wait to spend the weekend celebrating with friends”.
- Nicole-Ann

Brews and Bites

Our relaxed food and drink scene is perfect for quality catch ups and celebrations with friends.

Try Fern & Cedar Brewing Company, Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Co. and Q Burger to name a few.

Explore Englishman River Falls

Walk, talk and recharge in a timeless natural setting.

Wander Seaside Nature Park

Stop for a stroll along the beach, take photos, and leave with everlasting memories.

Stay at Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort

All the space you need to bond with your friends.

Explore Qualicum Beach

Shop local boutiques including Covet and support the Vancouver Island art scene at TOSH gallery.

More vacation fixes

Family Time

Big reunion? Or just a family road trip? Our safe place is perfect for curious explorers of all ages.

Get Your Family Fix