Welcome to Nanaimo, British Columbia. Situated on the east coast of Vancouver Island with the Pacific Ocean and mountains serving as a backdrop, Nanaimo is one of Canada’s most beautiful locations. Nanaimo has quickly become one of the most coveted destinations for retirees, tourists, entrepreneurs and families.
Boasting one of Canada’s largest shorelines, Nanaimo is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. Kayak, swim, scuba dive or fish at one of the numerous beaches in Nanaimo, or hike, golf, ski and surf in the same day! In addition to Nanaimo’s recreational advantages, Nanaimo is characterized by a diverse economic profile and a strong labour force. With over 5,000 businesses operating in Nanaimo, there are numerous restaurants and shopping centres to meet your needs.
With a population just over 80,000 Nanaimo still has that ‘small-town’ feeling but has all of the essential amenities of an urban centre.
Please use the links to the side to discover all that Nanaimo has to offer.