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Very Nice Park

Lovely park with a walkway on the bay. Parking free and convenient restroom facilities. Nice for... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
The very best people watching place in nanaimo

Lots of parking. Usually someone playing music. Buskers. Beautiful ocean view. Can walk short... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Nanaimo, Canada
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Harbor Front Walkway, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Lovely park with a walkway on the bay. Parking free and convenient restroom facilities. Nice for walking or sitting and people watching.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank D_Coop_NC
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Lots of parking. Usually someone playing music. Buskers. Beautiful ocean view. Can walk short walk or long. Needs more outside coffee places with decent coffee. But there are a couple of mediocre ones.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pioneernana
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Being just outside of downtown Maffeo Sutton Park is probably Nanaimo's most popular park, being attached to a 2.5km waterfront walkway and shops along the way Maffeo has something for everyone, whether you want to let your kids play in the playground, have a picnic...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Scott S
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

A really special place to walk and enjoy Nanaimo's harbour. This is the place to watch the famed annual bathtub races. Bring a picnic, and come down and spend the day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank brads153
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Went down to this, had a completely awesome time! Lots to do and see, lots of great food choices, plenty for the kids to do, live music, and a kick a** beer garden!! Great fireworks show this year too! Highly recommend it if you haven’t...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 0Gman0
Reviewed 26 July 2018

We were at the park to participate in the bathtub weekend celebrations. They have awesome bathrooms and lots of great lawn space and trees for shade. Cool space to hangout and watch the water. We will be back

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kristielynnm
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Maffeo Sutton Park is a cool walkway around the harbor Nanaimo British Columbia, it is a peaceful and pretty park.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is the best in the city. Accessible by car, plane and foot and public transit. Most of the ground are wheelchair accessible as well. Paved trails, bandshell in the park, lovely walk to the harbour, restaurants, pubs, coffee shops, souvenir stalls, You name it,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 193krisj
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This park is so beautiful, I find it very calming when I do the walk. I am always so amazed how many people are there enjoying the walks even when the weather is not behaving.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Judi L
Reviewed 3 July 2018

The waterfront park is really attractive...and a nice place to take in special events or just admire the view. You can also catch the ferry to Newcastle Island from here and it is also a wonderful place to explore A lot of events are centred...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Pamandian
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Response from CiaraCreations | Reviewed this property |
Probably not, the whole of downtown Nanaimo is usually pretty strict about not staying overnight but I'm not 100% sure...