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Address: Rustico, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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Beautiful scenery, picturesque area

Being part of a convention gave us a special opportunity to see and hear about the area from the mayor and a fisherman's wife, as they showed us the boardwalk, and how the lobster... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2015
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108 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Being part of a convention gave us a special opportunity to see and hear about the area from the mayor and a fisherman's wife, as they showed us the boardwalk, and how the lobster trap nets were woven.

Thank SnowDude
Toronto, Canada
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36 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

We take farry from Nova Scotia to PEI...one hour just fast go,we eat on boat very good clam chowder,after that we swimm on ocean in september!we go to Charlatatown,and just driving and enjoy,when dark start we see restaurant Red lobster place in Rustico,the best lobster ...we stay over night Bad and breakfast,the best place in Rustico,in the morning we see... More 

1 Thank Victoria G
Nanoose Bay, Canada
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

It was a very windy day but seeing and dipping my toe in to the cold Atlantic was well worth it....There are very few shells on this beach except for clams and some crab carcasses. It is something that one has to experience if you go to North Rustico.

1 Thank Ciribababubumouse
Toronto, Canada
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34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Also a great beach. Lots of sand. Some of the best beaches in Canada. Jelly fish are gone in August for the most part, and the water is warm enough to swim.

Thank DieselSyndrome
Rhode Island
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97 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

I'll make a confession here.I love being near the ocean, but I am not a "beach"person. Meaning that I don't like the noisy crowds, greasy food smells, litter and cigarette butts that have come to define many of the public beaches where I live. This is my kind of shore -- wild, untamed, with long stretches of dunes and grasses... More 

1 Thank SavvyTraveler618
North Rustico, Canada
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

In the off-season, you can stroll along this beach and hardly see a soul. It's always the same, and yet never the same - the dunes, rocks, cliffs and sea look different every time you walk here. You can watch ospreys hunting for fish, gannets diving, lobster boats at work and shore birds scurrying about. Beach comb for sea glass,... More 

Thank Margaret G
Dover, New Hampshire
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Everything our group needed! Kayaks, a quaint walkable town, and one of the best restaurants Blue Mussel Café!

Thank Boomerang2014
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Beach was beautiful and the water was fairly warm. A good place to watch the shore birds. We enjoyed strolling along the beach for an hour or two.

Thank deany
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55 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Beautiful location, clean and well cared for beach area. We enjoyed our walk down the boardwalk and the lovely clean sand.

Thank Jfactor79
Denison, Texas
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92 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Nice beach, nice town and a nice boardwalk along the bay. An excellent place to spend an afternoon. There are a couple of restaurants at the end of the boardwalk that we didn't visit.

Thank frogcarguy

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