A World of Choices for Vancouver Island Retirement Living

As with the seasons, life passes through a series of stages. In our youth it’s all about discovery, with adults taking care of the worrying and trouble. In our adulthood the tasks are passed to us, as we develop relationships, establish careers and experience of joys of a growing family. But as we enter our mature season what’s old becomes new again, as once more burdens are shifted, and the simple joy of experiencing the wonders of daily life return. Welcome to retirement!

In addition to being among the most sought-after places to live in the world, the Central Vancouver Island region is also well equipped to provide the sort of professional, quality retirement living for individuals at every stage of their lives. The following list details some of the main retirement communities found in our region.


Arrowsmith Lodge & Cokely Manor

266A Molliet Street, Parksville, BC

Ph: (250) 947-9777

Web: http://arrowsmithlodge.ca/


Elizabeth Manor Independent and Supportive Seniors Home

188 McCarter Street, Parksville, BC

Ph: (800) 755-1458


Hawthorne Place

750 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC

Ph: (250) 752-4217


Qualicum Manor

124 Fourth Avenue East, Qualicum Beach, BC

Ph: (250) 752-1262

Web: www.qualicummanor.ca/


Stanford Place Care Campus

250 Craig Street, Parksville, BC

Ph: (250) 951-0811

Web: www.retirementconcepts.com/


The Gardens at Qualicum Beach

650 Berwick Road North, Qualicum Beach, BC

Ph: (250) 752-2818

Web: www.thegardensatqualicum.com/


Village Green Estates Ltd

317 Village Way, Qualicum Beach, BC

Ph: (250) 752-5233


Berwick On The Lake Retirement Residence

3201 Ross Road, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 738-6200

Web: www.berwickretirement.com/


Chartwell Malaspina Care Residence

100 Eleventh Street, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 754-7711

Web: https://chartwell.com/en/


Corlett Place

619 Comox Rd Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 754-5344

Web: https://ballenas.ca/now-renting/


Dover House

6155 Hammond Bay Road, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 756-4222

Web: www.doverhouse.ca/


Eden Gardens

1917 Northfield Road, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 758-4676

Web: www.edengardens.ca/


Lakeside Gardens

4088 Wellesley Avenue, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 756-0799

Web: www.lakeside-gardens.com


Long Lake Chateau

3035 Ross Road, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 756-1411

Web: www.atriaretirement.ca/


Nanaimo Seniors Village

6085 Uplands Drive, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 760-2325

Web: www.nanaimoseniorsvillage.com/


Nanaimo Serenity Lodge

940 Hecate Street, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 741-1145

Web: https://pacificahousing.ca/


Oak Tree Manor

325 Hecate Street, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 716-1799

Web: https://www.oaktreemanor.ca/


Origin at Longwood

6205 Oliver Road, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: 250-751-7755

Web: www.originway.ca/


Rocky Point Retirement Living Inc.

4885 Finnerty Crescent, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 619-4935


Wexford Creek

80 Tenth Street, Nanaimo, BC

Ph: (250) 713-1696

Web: www.parkplaceseniorsliving.com/


Dovehill House

3326 Creegan Drive, Chemainus, BC

Ph: 250-416-0332

Web: www.dovehillhouse.com


Harbour View Housing Society

9877 Esplanade Street, Chemainus, BC

Ph: (250) 246-4121


La Rosa Gardens

1211 Cloke Road, Ladysmith, BC

Ph: (250) 245-1016

Web: https://larosagardens.ca/


Osborne Bay Terrace

8003 York Avenue, Crofton, BC

Ph: (250) 246-2335

Web: www.seniorsservicessociety.ca/


The Lodge On 4th

1127 – 4th Avenue, Ladysmith, BC

Ph: (250) 245-3318

Web: www.parkplaceseniorsliving.com/

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