With 6 different golf courses within 30 minutes of each other, the Parksville and Qualicum Beach area provide for a busy but fun golf holiday.
Boasting some of the warmest winter weather in Canada, it’s possible to golf year round in Parksville, BC. There are six fantastic golf courses within 30 minutes of each other, making Parksville a golfer’s ideal holiday destination.
Wake up beachside and enjoy Vancouver Island's terrific ocean views. Grab your golf bag and your clubs, and set out to one of the following golf courses to practice your swing and enjoy an unforgettable day of golfing in Vancouver Island.
Located in Qualicum Beach, this 18-hole golf course has a unique layout that makes it perfect for ambitious golfers who appreciate a challenge.
The first three holes are traditional links style, followed by nine tighter holes located in a thick cluster of fir and cedar trees. The challenge increases as you move through the course with highlights on the 14th and 17th holes.
The 14th hole has lakes on both sides and a menacing pot bunker protecting the large green. The 17th hole has a narrow landing area, huge green-side bunkers and a tiered narrow green. Massive evergreens line the fairway.
The beautiful log clubhouse was built more than 70 years ago and is home to Talons Restaurant and Lounge – a lovely spot overlooking the 13th green. Keep an eye out for their comedy and/or movie nights!
2035 Island Highway West
Qualicum Beach, BC
This 18-hole golf course in Qualicum Beach incorporates the West Coast woodlands and grassy meadows with spectacular views of Mount Arrowsmith.
Enjoy rich fairways, speedy greens, a fantastic warm up area for pitching and bunker practice and another area for putting with a full-length driving range. The course offers challenges for players of all levels.
1025 Qualicum Rd
Qualicum Beach, BC
1-877-407-4653 / 1-250-752-8786
This golf course is appealing for all levels of players, yet it can simultaneously challenge even the best players!
This 18-hole public course is located in the city of Parksville. The course was designed by Les Furber to incorporate the natural environment instead of overtake it. Morningstar integrates six links-style holes with twelve other holes that were carved out through the trees.
The sloping fairways, use of trees, well placed bunkers, and excellently maintained greens makes for a great round of golf.
525 Lowrys Rd
A short drive from Parksville to Nanoose Bay brings you to another award-winning Les Furber course.
This 18-hole golf course has wonderful ocean views and beautiful dense forest. After a game of golf, enjoy a satisfying lunch on the outdoor patio of the clubhouse or dine inside at Ben’s Lounge, with its huge windows and fabulous views.
3730 Fairwinds Drive, Nanoose Bay
Built in 1913, Qualicum Beach Golf Club is the fourth oldest golf course in British Columbia.
This picturesque, oceanfront 9-hole golf course offers spectacular views of Mount Arrowsmith, the Coastal Mountains and the ocean. The course has an informal atmosphere and reasonable rates. Enjoy a delicious lunch in the golf course’s restaurant and savor the breathtaking views of the Georgia Straight and the Coastal Mountains.
115 Crescent Rd W
Qualicum Beach, BC
This 9-hole public course is the newest golf course in Parksville with a nice mix of par threes and fours.
The fairways are carved out of Western Red Cedars and Maples. The large greens average 5,000 square feet, while the grass tees and fairway cutouts are seeded in velvet bent. Tee times are first come, first served.
359 Martindale Rd
We have a lovely variety of Parksville accommodations that are beachfront or tucked away in the pristine seaside forest. Call our highly knowledgeable Destination Experts at 1.877.902.1616, and they can answer any questions you may have about golf courses in Parksville, or our accommodations. They’re available 7 days a week!