Living In Ladysmith
The Oceanfront Town of Ladysmith
A Perfect Fit for your West Coast Lifestyle
Ladysmith borders the ocean on the east coast of Vancouver Island, centered along a 5 mile natural harbour providing access to the Gulf Islands. The harbour's location offers ideal boating to explore the Gult Island, a favourite destination for boaters around the world. A Real Estate community with the population of 10, 200.
"Unparalled ammenities " - Heritage by the Sea, Small town charm on the 49th Parallel
The newly upgraded Maritime Society Community Marina in Ladysmith Harbour is proud of its 900 ft, designated visitors dock. The Society welcomes cruising boaters to stay awhile and enjoy the hospitality, maritime history and preserved old world charm of Ladysmith's colourful First Ave - just a trolley ride, or a short walk via the Waterfront Art Gallery.
Real Estate in Ladysmith is relatively affordable in comparison with other locations on the Island. Providing an active family centre, schools, both English and French, Community Centre and Community Programs, Recreation Centre, Seniors Centre, and active community hub for all ages.
Many community organizations, Newcomers, Rotary, Chamber of Commerce, Downtwon Business Associaton, Ladysmith Business Womens Association, Ladysmith Maritime Society, Ladysmith Yacht Club, all spirit the heart and the foundation for the community core.
Ladysmith, offering a moderate climate, summers are dry and sunny, magnificent scenery, mountain and ocean views, abundant wildlife including whales, porpoises and seals make the area a year - round boater's paradise.
Ladysmith's, downtown Real Estate features beautifully preserved 19th Century architecture, and a friendly small town atmosphere.
Ladysmith is centrally located and offer many convenient options for travelling to larger centres.
- By Car: the Island Highway #1 connects the Island north and south, Ladysmith is central, 85 km to Victoria, and 20 km to Nanaimo
- By Ferry: Ladysmith is close to BC Ferry Terminals, Duke Point, 15 minutes, connecting you to South Vancouver, Twassen Terminal,
- and Departure Bay in Nanaimo, 30 minutes, connecting you to the BC Mainland, North Vancouver
- By Air: Nanaimo Airport, 9 km from downtown Ladysmith, provides scheduled flights to Vancouver Airport, and the Southern Terminal. Floatplanes also ofer connecting service to downtwon Vancouver.
A Spectacular Real Estate Community and Waterfront... Come let your heart discover... "Bring your dreams to Life in a diversified and Growing Community."
Ladysmith Downtown Business Association