What are the current travel restrictions?
Please see the Government of British Columbia website under the section “Travel and COVID-19” for the most recent updates on travel restrictions.
Are there any public washrooms nearby?
Yes! The closest public washroom is at the Mary Winspear Centre at 2243 Beacon Avenue, which is open Monday-Friday 9:30 am-5:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 am-4:00 pm, and closed Sunday. Additionally, there is another public washroom on Fourth Street behind Tanner’s Books, which is open daily from 8:00 am-8:00 pm.
All other public washrooms may be found here.
Where can I find a laundromat?
The nearest laundromat is Ruby Tuesday’s Laundry Services at 9842 Second Street. It is a full-service laundromat.
Is the Washington State Ferry to Anacortes operating?
The Washington State Ferry to Anacortes is not yet operating due to current travel restrictions.
Where are some good places to eat?
There are many excellent dining options in Sidney! Whether you’re looking for house-roasted coffee, fresh pastries or a classic seafood meal, Downtown Sidney has what you’re in the mood for! Click here to learn more.
Where are some good places to stay in Sidney?
Sidney has various options to meet your accommodation needs. Click here for information about where you can stay while visiting Sidney.
How should I spend my time in Sidney?
Where is the nearest long-term parking?
The nearest long-term parking is located in Parking Lot A on Bevan Avenue and Second Street.
The current rates are:
- 2 hours = $2.00
- All day (until 6:00 pm) = $4.00
- Evening (6:00 pm to 6:00 am) = $3.00
- 24 hours = $7.00
- 30 days reserved = $120
- Monthly random = $50 per month (if a minimum of 3 months are purchased)
- Monthly random = $75 per month (if purchasing fewer than 3 months)
Click here for more parking information.
How do I bus to downtown Victoria from Sidney?
To bus from downtown Victoria from Sidney, you must take either the 70, 71 or 72 from the Fifth Street bus stop off Beacon Avenue. Buses 70 and 71 will offer the most direct route, while the 72 will take more stops along the way. You can plan your trip and find more information here.
Need more information?
Get in touch, and we’ll be happy to assist you with answers to your questions, helpful resources, and more. Or visit us at the Sidney Information Centre at 2281 Beacon Avenue, open daily from 10AM to 4PM.