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Nanaimo, british columbia canada
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We have camped at this resort for many years, and have always enjoyed Rick and Jeanie as being competent and helpful.The location of this camping resort is close to crabbing, fishing,wale watching,kayaking,and more with awesome views of cruise ships passing directly in front. We would have liked to seen more maintenance and upkeep but this resort simply continued to look...

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Marenloree, General Manager at Alder Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We apologize for not meeting your expectations! We purchased Alder Bay Resort in July 2016, and needless to say it was an extremely busy time. Although we had a student working with us, who was power washing the boat ramp every two weeks it was not enough. Now that things here are quieter we are...

Port McNeill, Canada
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This friendly campground and RV site is all about fishing and with good reason. The fishing shop has what you need and the locals have good advice to follow. There is an ocean view from many sites and the rates are competitive. Site hookups are aging but everything worked. Dock space can be reserved along with your campsite. Sites are...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I stayed here late August 2016 with my boyfriend after we spent the afternoon at Telegraph Cove. We had a waterfront tent site, which was on a hill above the Ocean. We were excited to camp here because of the seclusion and views, but noticed as we pulled up to the site our lack of privacy. There are trees surrounding...

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Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped in to Alder Bay rv after leaving another park because of an unacceptable odor problem. We had our choice of many locations as the busy season was beginning to wind down. We selected a beautiful site over looking the bay and was perfect for watching sunsets, cruise ships, eagles and a passing school of porpoises The staff were...

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Almere, The Netherlands
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We stayed at this campground for two days, Although the weather was not great, the view is beautiful and the misty weather created a special atmosphere with campfires everywhere. Showers are not free. Great place for fishing or whale whatching

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Hammel, Denmark
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

The location was good and the facilities were clean Possibility to go whale watching from the pier Prices are ok Place was just taken over but all seamed to work fine Excellent base for trips in the area and take a fishing trip from the pier Would like to come back

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1Thank Eddie M
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We arrived quite late in the evening and when the office was closed already. However, the owner came down in no time being very nice and welcoming. Since the office hours were officially over already, she just told us to choose whichever available site we wanted and come up again the next morning to do the paper work. We had...

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Courtenay, Canada
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The facilities here have been neglected, washrooms need updating. Campsites also need some maintenance, but great location and view. If you have a boat, good location to launch. Close to Telegraph Cove and Port McNeill.

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Parksville, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We enjoy the fishing, crabbing, scenery and good plain old fashioned camping at this resort!! We have stayed here twice in 2015 and are returning again in July of 2016. It's a great place to relax and enjoy the outdoors away from the crowds!

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We spent 4 days here and though I'm used to a little better in hookups in other places, this was certainly worth what we were charged. We were close to our neighbors, but they were all accommodating and didn't break rules by being noisy or rude. The overall impression ( after watching the eagles and ravens having words) was peace...

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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waterfront campsite for RV and tents. Directly across Broughton Strait from Alert Bay on Cormorant Island. Boat ramp, marina, fish cleaning station, bait, fish freezing, groceried, showers, laundry. Whale watching and fishing charters available from our dock. Open year round. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alder Bay Resort

Address: #1 Alder Bay Road | British Columbia, Port McNeill, British Columbia VON 2RO, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Port McNeill
Price Range: €18 - €22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 105
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