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Beautiful Lakefront Private Suite on Lake Cowichan - Sleeps 5
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This Youbou apartment building is on the beach, 8.9 mi (14.4 km) from Cowichan River Provincial Park, and within 20 mi (32 km) of Duncan Meadows Golf Course ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)
'The best day ever!'

"Quote from my kids about a hot summer day on the dock at this wonderful spot. Thank you Wayne for the great suite and all The fun water toys. Extra bonus that Wayne's daughter Leanne spent some quality time with our daughter. The suite was very clean and we felt safe, and the privacy is great especially ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 28, 2020

Beautiful Lakefront Private Suite on Lake Cowichan - Sleeps 5
New Construction Coach House, 10 Minute Walk to Downtown and Ferry
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Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Beach Estates Park and Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. Nanaimo Regional ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (52 reviews)
More than great

"This property is a garage suite(so not physically accessable) but its absolutely great with up to date modern renovations. Its so well designed for guests with a full kitchen, washer/dryer,etc. Its does not have central AC however we would open the windows and get a great breeze from the well positioned ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 31, 2020

New Construction Coach House, 10 Minute Walk to Downtown and Ferry
Samya Guest House, Yoga, Ayurveda & Organic Spa
147 Swanson Road, 2, Salt Spring Island, BC
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Situated in Salt Spring Island, this romantic apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Mistaken Identity Vineyards and Ganges Marina. Saltspring Marina ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Clean and quiet

"Very clean and quiet suite, walking distance to Ganges, lovely people, excellent spa/clinic treatments. Highly recommend Shirodhara treatment!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 9, 2019

Samya Guest House, Yoga, Ayurveda & Organic Spa
Sweeping Panoramic Ocean Views From Eagles Nest Suite
180 Suneagle Dr, Salt Spring Island, BC
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Situated in Salt Spring Island, this romantic apartment building is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Blue Horse Folk Art Gallery and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Wallace Island ...

4/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
Perfect retreat

"Excellent view! A remote area, great for silent getaways but still only a short drive into town. The property is lovely and you can tell the owners put a lot of effort into it. Will definitely go back!"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 18, 2019

Sweeping Panoramic Ocean Views From Eagles Nest Suite
Xanadu Estate
3 out of 5
3570 Telegraph Road, Cobble Hill, BC
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This family-friendly Cobble Hill apartment building is located near the airport, within 3 mi (5 km) of Arbutus Ridge Golf Club and Mill Bay Centre. Merridale ...

3.3/5 (3 reviews)

"Amazing place to stay. Clean modern unit in the forrest and yet close to everything. Couldn't be happier with everything and would definitely stay here anytime I am in the area."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 5, 2018

Xanadu Estate
Welcome to the Crows Nest
1580 Grant Ave, Upper, Nanaimo, BC
The price is CA $85 per night

Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Nanaimo Regional General Hospital and Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. ...

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Very nice place

"The place was nice, the owner is very god at communicating .The surroundings are beautiful."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 29, 2020

Welcome to the Crows Nest
Luxury Downtown Penthouse
503 Comox Rd, Nanaimo, BC
The price is CA $490 per night

Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this romantic apartment building is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Bastion and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. ...

Luxury Downtown Penthouse
Hummingbird is It's own Special Ocean View Setting of Charm and Magic
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Situated by the ocean, this apartment building is within 2 miles (3 km) of Saint Mary Lake, Vesuvius Ferry Terminal and Salt Spring Island Golf Club. Mistaken ...

5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Hummingbird on Salt Spring

"We fully enjoyed our one week stay at the Hummingbird. Everything was immaculate! The suite was very welcoming with had everything we could wish for including tasty island treats and information about the best places to visit on Salt Spring. Georgia and Gillean were wonderful hosts and it was a pleasure ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 8, 2019

Hummingbird is It's own Special Ocean View Setting of Charm and Magic
Sweeping Panoramic Ocean Views From Sunroom Suite
180 Suneagle Dr, Salt Spring Island, BC
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Situated in Salt Spring Island, this apartment building is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Blue Horse Folk Art Gallery and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Wallace Island Marine Provincial ...

4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Quiet, comfortable, and beautiful

"We spent three nights in the Sunroom Suite and had a wonderful time. Everything was very comfortable and the hosts were helpful but not intrusive. Rooms were immaculately clean and well kept. Location was very private in a lovely location with a fantastic view and beautifully landscaped gardens. ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 29, 2018

Sweeping Panoramic Ocean Views From Sunroom Suite
Sweeping Panoramic Ocean Views From Grande Suite
180 Suneagle Dr, Salt Spring Island, BC
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Situated by the ocean, this apartment building is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Blue Horse Folk Art Gallery and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Wallace Island Marine Provincial ...

Sweeping Panoramic Ocean Views From Grande Suite
Morningside Garden Suite on Beautiful Salt Spring Island
171 Victoria St, Salt Spring Island, BC
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Situated in Salt Spring Island, this apartment building is within 3 miles (5 km) of Saint Mary Lake, Saltspring Marina and Salt Spring Island Golf Club. Ganges ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Gorgeous Garden

"Beautiful property & lovely apartment. The minute we walked in we were amazed at how cozy and beautifully decorated the apartment was. Outstanding hosts as well"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 14, 2019

Morningside Garden Suite on Beautiful Salt Spring Island
Valley Lookout via Maple Bay Road
6249 Lower Chippewa Rd, Duncan, BC
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Situated by the ocean, this apartment building is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Mount Tzuhalem Ecological Reserve and within 6 miles (10 km) of Duncan Visitor Centre ...

4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Great co adjoined unit

"Overall quite a nice property. However we prefer a completely self contained totally inaccessible by others unit. We thought by the advertisement for the property it was a separate unit with no one else having access.It turned out it was an adjoined unit with shared laundry facilities. This allowed ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 4, 2020

Valley Lookout via Maple Bay Road
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Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn
Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn
2.5 out of 5
9573 Chemainus Road, Chemainus, BC
The price is CA $136 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (578 reviews)

"The staff is super nice, very clean room, love it."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 29, 2020

Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn
Fuller Lake Motel
Fuller Lake Motel
2.5 out of 5
9300 Smiley Rd., Chemainus, BC
The price is CA $106 per night
3.5/5Good! (211 reviews)

"We were looking to be closer to Chemainus but most hotels were full from Nanaimo to Victoria. We saw the Fuller Lake Motel was available and cheaply priced and choose it. The motel is outside of Chemainus and is not actually on a Lake. The motel, although on the highway, is set back and located beside ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 31, 2020

Fuller Lake Motel
Luxury Oceanfront Cottage
Luxury Oceanfront Cottage
11101 Chemainus Road, Chemainus, BC
5/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Glorious spot!

"Sue was a fabulous host! From the moment we drove up she was Extremely welcoming and helpful. The cabin had everything we needed, perched above the water with several terrace levels to enjoy the breathtaking view. Brand new paddle boards, kayaks and a beach to dock them from was perfect! The cowichan ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 30, 2020

Luxury Oceanfront Cottage
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Staying in an Apartment in Chemainus

You'll find plenty of places to stay with in the Duncan area, with 66 lodging choices including 4 apartments. You might want to check out the theater scene and coffeehouses while exploring the area.

Why choose apartments instead of traditional hotels? Apartments are often more spacious than a traditional hotel room and include a kitchen for convenient home-cooked meals.

Best Time to Visit Chemainus

Though weather is just one factor, it can really affect your travel plans, especially if you are planning a longer stay. And since apartments often have more stringent cancellation policies, it’s good to familiarize yourself with these seasonal weather averages before you book.

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 50° F and nighttime temperatures average 31° F
  • April-June: 69° F is the daytime average and 36° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 74° F and nighttime averages are around 45° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 61° F during the day and 31° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 1.77 inches in a year

Things to Do in Chemainus

Chemainus is known for its coffeehouses and theater scene. Cultural attractions to visit include Chemainus Valley Museum and Chemainus Theatre. Other places in town to visit include Fuller Lake Arena and Chemainus Marina.

Chemainus is also popular for:
  • Excursions
  • Marina

How to Get to Chemainus and Around the Area

Fly into Nanaimo, BC (YCD), which is located 10.6 mi (17.1 km) from the city center. Otherwise, look for flights into Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 15.9 mi (25.5 km) away. If you'd like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like to stay at an apartment in Chemainus?
You’ll find plenty of places to stay with in the larger Duncan area, with 69 hotels and accommodations including 4 apartments. You might want to check out the theater scene and coffeehouses while exploring the area.
Are you thinking about an apartment for your stay?
Often more spacious than a traditional hotel room, an apartment comes with a kitchen, so you can cook some of your meals. Apartments are ideal for families who want the conveniences of home but also for couples who want something in a quieter part of town.
What's the seasonal weather like in Chemainus?
Though weather is just one factor, it can have an impact on your travel plans, especially when planning a longer stay. The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 60°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 38°F. Average annual rainfall for Chemainus is 50 inches.
What are the must-see places to visit in Chemainus?
Chemainus is known for its coffeehouses and theater scene. Cultural attractions to visit include Chemainus Theatre and Chemainus Valley Museum. While here, Chemainus Marina and Fuller Lake Arena are other places worth a visit.
What's the best way to get to and around Chemainus?
Fly into Vancouver Intl. Airport (YVR), which is located 31.3 mi (50.3 km) from the city center. Otherwise, look for flights into Nanaimo, BC (YCD), which is 10.6 mi (17.1 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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