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    Living Forest Oceanside Campground & RV

    6 Maki Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 6N7, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good27%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible5%
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    “games room” (13 reviews)
    “ocean view” (20 reviews)
    Paid Wifi
    Beachfront
    Pets Allowed
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 183 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Living Forest is one of those places that we have put on our must return list. Beautiful scenery, very clean property and friendly staff. My wife and I brought our three grandkids here for a couple of days. They live in Nanaimo but we do...More

    Thank Robbie321
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Stayed in this lovely place for a couple of nights with the whole family.The place is so stunning and very nice.The water is really nice to swim at and very clean.we would definetly be back next year. You have lots of things to do to...More

    Thank Tim M
    Response from scottotheforest, Community engagement and marketing coordinator at Living Forest Oceanside Campground & RVResponded 4 days ago

    Most appreciated Tim M! Thanks for staying with us and for taking the time to share your review. We are so blessed to have water on three sides, and the Nanaimo River makes for beautiful swimming and kayaking. Because it goes through four lakes before...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We have stayed here twice and have enjoyed it each time. The location is perfect -- right on the ocean and far enough from the highway that you can't hear the traffic. We're just minutes from downtown and close to ferry terminal. We find the...More

    Thank Larrisa K
    Response from scottotheforest, community engagement and marketing coordinator at Living Forest Oceanside Campground & RVResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you so much for staying with Living Forest (again!) and for sharing your detailed description of your experience on TripAdvisor Larrisa K. All the members of our 4 generation family business have been campers, as well of our amazing staff, and we modeled our...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed here 3 nights over August long weekend at one of the T sites with water/electrical. We stayed there with 6 other families in adjacent sites. Overall, campground was not a good fit for us so we don’t think we would come back. Positives...More

    1  Thank MekkTekk
    Response from scottotheforest, community engagement and marketing coordinator at Living Forest Oceanside Campground & RVResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying with us Mekk Tekk, and for making the trip across the pond to enjoy some Island time, and for sharing your experience at Living Forest on TripAdvisor. Finding a match for your needs and wants and budget, is always the key...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We camped on an ocean front site just up from the cafe. The campground is clean, friendly, and relatively private sites. Yes the only downside is no outside music (we love music in general), but after listening to a baby crying for almost half hour,...More

    Thank Sheri B
    Response from scottotheforest, community engagement and marketing coordinator at Living Forest Oceanside Campground & RVResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for the great review of Living Forest Sheri B and thank you for staying with us. Love the ocean view sites and being close to the cafe when we camp. So glad you found the park clean and friendly. It's a magnificent piece of...More

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    • Beachfront
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Price range
    • US$20 - US$36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 300
    • Location
    • Canada >
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    • Vancouver Island >
    • Nanaimo
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    Karlee S
    23 June 2016|
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    Response from scottotheforest | Property representative |
    Hi Karlee S, I just saw this now, so sorry about the delayed response! Tents can stay in any site in the park, but typically, tenters book the partial service or unserviced sites, since there are tenting amenities closer... More
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    Letong
    30 July 2015|
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    Response from Betty D | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the laundry is right beside the office.
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    Room Tips
    "I don't recommend it, but if you're going to try this campsite, be prepared to be monitored like a..."
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    "Book early to get a site for camping"
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    "Go to the website and view each of the campsites to choose one that suites your tastes but book early!"
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    "Don't bother with an ocean view tent spot."
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