This area features excellent ocean views as well as easy access to city amenities, including Vancouver Island University and Downtown Nanaimo. Particularly attractive for investors, this area continues to have new development adding to the older character homes still in abundance. The neighbourhood Harewood, in the west of South Nanaimo, holds many of this areas older character homes.
Petroglyphs Provincial Park
The main attraction the petroglyphs, ancient rock carvings, were created by First Nations Peoples over a thousand years ago.
Morrell Nature Sanctuary
This park offers many forested, dog-friendly trails and opportunities for wildlife viewing.