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Things to do in Comox-Strathcona J

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bridge
“British Columbia is known for its scenic sights. Elk Falls is a must-see and don't forget your camera. Multiple trails make for an amazing afternoon. It's easy to forget you are just outside of city limits.”
  • 14 locals recommend
History Museum
“The museum is a great way to learn the history of Campbell River and is walking distance from the suite. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent food and great service. Beautiful ocean view! Often features live music. Prices are on the higher side. Recommend reservation, especially in the summer. 50-minute drive from the suite. Closed between January and April.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Park
“Rebecca Spit is a magical place that is a must visit during your stay. Go for a walk along the Spit for some breathtaking views, or soak in some sun along the beach and enjoy a swim or kayak in the protected waters.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Harbour / Marina
“Enjoy a fabulous breakfast/lunch/dinner at the Heriot Bay Inn with breathtaking views ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“Very good food and coffee, fantastic view, comfortable place to sit, and it is at the end of Highway 101 -the other end is in South America. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Park
“Hike in a little way for a great view of the falls from two different angles. Viewing platform and suspension bridge - if you dare”
  • 3 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Quadra Island Information For your source to all things Quadra, please refer to either of these wonderful websites. www.quadraisland.ca www.quadraislandtourism.ca www.issuu.com/everythingquadra The information center in Quathiaski Cove has more island information, trail maps and ideas of great things to do on the Island. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Food
“Steakhouse, Seafood, Canadian & Vegetarian are the menu option of choice. They are an independent establishment and once you walk in you will realize the passion they have which is reflected by the environment, food, drinks. They even brew their own beers onsite.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Lodging
“Elizabeth, their gift store buyer, knows how to buy what people really love to wear and to have and to give.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This pub has a great view of Discovery Harbour. The food is great and they have live music on select nights.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“Hike out to the lookout and see see where the largest non-nuclear planned explosions on record was. You can also witness the trechurous tides that flow through there.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Cortes Natural Food Coop offers an abundance of organic options as well as a cafe next door, just a short walk from the cabin.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 1 local recommends
Café
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“I love going here for my morning coffee. If you have never tried "Kicking Horse" before you truly missing out. The coffee isn't the only reason to check out the Java Shack. There is also their amazing breakfast menu. ”
  • 4 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Excellent food and great service. Beautiful ocean view! Often features live music. Prices are on the higher side. Recommend reservation, especially in the summer. 50-minute drive from the suite. Closed between January and April.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This pub has a great view of Discovery Harbour. The food is great and they have live music on select nights.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great view from the patio and the best steak around! Also awesome pulled pork sandwich. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 3 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
“One of our favorite sushi restaurants in Campbell River. Not fine dining but fresh, delicious and good value for money.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Everything is perfect! Best food- best service! Please do try the Smoked salmon salad! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends

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