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Harbour Quay

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Address: Argyle St. and Harbour Road, Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada
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+1 250-723-1376

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Historic Port Alberni

Want to get a sense of The Coast, including Forestry, Fishing & Things to do & See? Visit The harbour quay in Historic Port Alberni-Old Town. Walk the docks, nosh on good... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Bowser, Canada
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great place to walk along the harbour. some neat shops to look at as well. Bought moccasins at Salmonberry's for a reasonable price

1 Thank Sherry B
Vancouver Island
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to wander about. There are a few shops nearby and food places as well. Saturday morning's there is a Farm Market with a variety of items for sale.

1 Thank mema98
Port Alberni, Canada
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

There is something for everyone down at the Quay, people on the island come from miles away just to have a donut at the donut shop, there are eateries for any taste. A kids playground with a view of the inlet and mountains. Take a walk around, go out to the pier and sit and enjoy the beautiful views along... More 

Thank jan y
Bowser, Canada
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Want to get a sense of The Coast, including Forestry, Fishing & Things to do & See? Visit The harbour quay in Historic Port Alberni-Old Town. Walk the docks, nosh on good seafood, board the steam train to the end of the line. what a great way to spend the day or a couple of days.

Thank Susan012014
Vancouver Island, Canada
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

The town has really done a good job of fixing this place up. It's attractive, with reasonably priced cafés and a lot of good historical information about the region. Very much worth a visit on your way to Tofino.

Thank BillBC
Nanaimo, Canada
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40 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Nice place for stopping for some fresh air. Well kept grounds, ample parking, flat walkways, lots of places to sit, play area for kids, very relaxing stop.

Thank irish_elfin
The Entrance, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Great place to walk around and look through shops. This area has gift shops, fast food and coffee shops. Take the time to relax and wander through this area.

Thank Steven R
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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Nice little stop with lots of little shops. A snack from 'the donut shop' is the perfect addition to the amazing harbour views. It has a few nice shops & also has a new aquarium for a bonus stop. Definitely going back there again, recommended if you're going through the area!

Thank Evangeline C
Leominster, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

We visited here after going on the steam train - everything was closed down (5pm on Saturday evening!!) but we walked around and it looked as if it would be a lovely place to wander around when it was all open.

Thank Fmwoody
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This a beautiful place to visit Saturday farmers market and the Sunday craft market are great. All the little shops are wonderful to visit.

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