Located about 45 minutes drive south from Nanaimo, or 20 minutes north from Duncan, Chemainus is conveniently located between Victoria, Nanaimo and the Gulf Islands. This beautiful little Vancouver Island town is well known for its live theatre and historic murals. Real estate is reasonably priced in Chemainus. Condominiums are available starting at approximately $235,000 and the prices of homes start at $299,000. If you are looking for a small friendly community, Chemainus is the perfect place to look for Vancouver Island homes.