Vancouver Island, Canada

Fairwinds Golf Club – +1 250.468.7054

Fairwinds is a premier golf community set along the eastern coast of Vancouver Island on the Nanoose peninsula. This rolling peninsula seamlessly combines oceanfront living with all the activities you can enjoy inland. With a focus on environmental stewardship, Fairwinds offers a beautiful setting with many living options to choose from. There are homesites available to design and build your own custom home, or purchase one that is for resale, or move-in ready. There is something special for virtually everyone at Fairwinds.

Boasting an entire private marina with power, pump out station, gas and fuel dock, as well as washrooms, showers, laundry, wireless internet, and shuttle service, everything you could need is offered. For those interested, the Schooner Cove Yacht Club offers memberships. Members enjoy preferred moorage rates, a racing program and privileges with other yacht clubs, and social programs. Inland adventurers can access the 18 hole golf course situated just beyond the club house which offers fitness programs and equipment as well as casual dining at the Benz Lounge, on the patio and in the Bistro. Walking trails all over the island offer a place for scenic strolls.


Fairview Community At A Glance:

  • Wonderful Clubhouse with varied amenities including space for Weddings and Special Events, or Simple Cocktail Receptions and Buffets
  • Fairwinds Rewards Programs for Purchases Made with Participating Vendors
  • Casual Dining at the Benz Lounge, Patio & Bistro Created by Golf Legend Ben Colk
  • Complimentary Coffee, Tea, and Hot Chocolate for Members
  • Breathtaking Custom Built Homes with Developmental Environmental Stewardship


• Services:

  • Full calendar of events
  • Emailed newsletters with activity and event information
  • Dining nights featuring different kinds of food and entertainment
  • Mixers and happy hours
  • Golf tournaments and lessons for all levels
  • Golf lessons for all ages
  • Yacht club events for members
  • Various fitness events and classes for all levels
  • Event planning staff for personal events
  • Lecture series on various topics
  • Guest survey so Fairwinds can improve their facilities and services


• Fairwinds Real Estate:

With over 750 homes and homesites built to date, Fairwinds is the destination of choice for outdoor enthusiasts looking for a peaceful home on Vancouver Island. Green space is plentiful and you are within walking distance of the water’s edge. Lush forests, lakes, the Strait of Georgia, and coastal mountains provide spectacular views in every direction.

Whether your dream is to build a custom home on one of Fairwinds ocean-view homesites, or purchase a move-in-ready new or resale home. Fairwinds offers premier real estate options including custom-built single family homes, luxury patio homes and condos. Fairwinds really is unlike anywhere else.

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• Membership:
Membership at Fairwinds is completely optional. Both the golf club and fitness center are open to the public. A Community Center membership gives you access to additional amenities including the swimming pool, hot tub and sauna, as well as the two weight rooms and the tennis court. You can also enjoy some of the fitness classes offered. For those that might not like to pay for some amenities such as Golf, but want access to others, there are different payment and fee options to choose from.

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• Golf:

  • Award winning Audubon Certified 18 hole Les Furber designed golf course named the “Best Golf Course on Vancouver Island”
  • Set beautifully around natural water, forests, ocean views and many elevation changes for challenging play.
  • Enjoy annual, seasonal as well as multi-game and weekday only passes that start out at less than $50 per round.
  • For convenience, tee times can be booked online
  • Ideal venue for hosting tournaments and groups with help in planning, service and course conditioning.
  • Many different private and group golf lessons offered.
  • Vancouver Island is recognized as having some of best golf in North America and Fairwinds is listed on the Vancouver Island Golf Trail making it one of the best golf destinations in BC.


• Swimming:
The indoor pool gives you access to swimming all year round. 20 metres is enough space to adequately do laps, water aerobics, or simply float. The lockers allow your belongings to be stored safely while you swim, and the showers give you a place to dry off and clean up with some privacy.


• Recreation:
Fairwinds offers many different walking trails that run along the golf course, and some that are just far enough away to feel like you’re in another world entirely. The rolling hills and forestation make the walking trails a wonderful way to get exercise or relax. A full marina offers all amenities you would need, a place to stop over on your cruise, have a picnic, kayak or simply enjoy the view. The club house offers fitness activities, as well as tennis, and private events should you decide to host one.


• Dining:
The Benz Lounge, Patio & Bistro is a casual dining restaurant with a variety of food to cater to any appetite. Have an espresso and pastries in the morning, or grab a beer and a burger. Boasting fresh appetizers, salads, as well as daily specials, this makes a good pit stop. Those who enjoy happy hours will like knowing that there is a full wine list and drink menu offered as well.


• Shopping:
There are no shopping centers on the peninsula, however just a short 20-30 minute drive east to Nanaimo gives you access to Woodgrove Shopping Center. With novelty, bath and body stores, shoes, clothes and more, you can surely get anything you would need. Within the vicinity, you can find laundromats, beauty salons and pharmacies as well boutiques and specialty shops. Grocery items can also be found along the coast to fit your needs.


• Area Attractions:
    •    Woodgrove Shopping Center
    •    Pacific Shores Resort and Spa
    •    Qualicum National Wildlife Area
    •    Arbutus Grove Provincial Park
    •    Celtic Performing Arts
    •    Brannen Lake RV Park and Campsite
    •    Art 10 Gallery
    •    Wellington Sports Park


Proudly Recognized As:
2013 “Best Golf Course on Vancouver Island” – BC Living
“Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary”
2014 “#1 Island in the Continental U.S. & Canada” – Travel & Leisure
Raising $1.5K for the ALS Society of BC
Donating $5,000 to LED Africa for classrooms in Malawi

Best Known For:
Oceanfront Living and Exceptional Land Based Activities
“City-Close yet Country-Quiet”
Wonderful Retirement Destination
Award Winning Golf
Beautiful Walking Trails
Top Notch Amenities
Environmentally Conscious Community
Charitably Conscious

Clubhouse with Varied Amenities
18 Hole Golf Course
Outdoor Tennis Court
Fitness Centre
Pool, Hot Tub and Dry Sauna
Billiards, Card & Reading Rooms, Wi-Fi
Multi-Purpose Room for Badminton, Pickleball & Fitness Classes
Benz Lounge, Patio & Bistro
Schooner Cove Marina & Yacht Club
Network of Walking Trails


3455 Fairwinds Drive,
Nanoose Bay, BC

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Phone: +1 250-468-7054

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Fairwinds Club

Master Planned Oceanfront Golf Community
In Vancouver Island, Canada
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Membership is Optional
Both the Golf Club & Fitness Centre are Open to the Public*

Home Facts:
750 Homes & Homesites
Single Family, Condos & Luxury Patio Homes
Homesites from $229,000
Homes from $350K-$2 Million+




*All information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified. Provided subject to error, changes & availability.