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Crystal Beach

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Address: Crystal Beach, Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada
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been going there since our kids were small, they are grown up now.

Still a great beach to go to for the day. A lot of interesting history. It would make a nice day away from the hustle and bustle of city living. Most of the restaurants are no... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Temi D
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Dundas, Ontario, Canada
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Niagara Falls, New York
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98 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A nice outing year round. We come here for walks now and then. Can't complain about the views. Worth the drive.

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Dundas, Ontario, Canada
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67 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Still a great beach to go to for the day. A lot of interesting history. It would make a nice day away from the hustle and bustle of city living. Most of the restaurants are no longer open, although there are some still open in the area.They do have a tim horton's so it you want a coffee lunch you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Peaceful pretty sandy beach in a quaint little town. Good variety of bars, restaurants, cafes, ice cream and pizza parlours within easy reach in local area.

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Wells, Me
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

What a great surprise! We are vacationing here for the week and were so happy to find out this beach was fabulous. The sand on the beach and in the water was soft and clean. The water was beautiful, so clear that you could see the bottom. What a treasure. Wish we could come back ever year! What a great... More 

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Thank Krzyboys
Toronto
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33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

For a beach close to home that we didn't have to fly to in order to enjoy I enjoyed it so much I'm considering buying a second house there, I haven't been to crystal beach since I was a kid, I just loved it and so did my kids, ok so it's obviously not like going to Florida or to... More 

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Kempston
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It was ok, but there was no where to wash the sand from your feet. The beach had rubbish on it which spoilt it.

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Toronto, Canada
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46 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Crystal Beach with my family (wife and two teenage daughters) on one of the hottest Saturdays of the summer. From Toronto, you're looking at a good 2 hours travel time including traffic on a Saturday. If you want to make it a day, leave early to avoid the slowdowns. We arrived in Crystal Beach around noon. There are some... More 

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Fort Erie, Canada
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52 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I was a kid, our favorite part of summer was trekking over to Crystal Beach from Buffalo. In those days there was a fantastic amusement park with The Comet, still one of the top wooden roller coasters (though it lives elsewhere now) and the fastest carousel I've ever ridden on. Though the park was the main draw the beach... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we first pulled into the location our gps took us to, we were scared. Dead fish littered the rocky beach. Off in the distance we could see a much nicer beach. We drove there, and it was beautiful. Clean sand, clear warm water, but super crowed. Every has a tent or umbrella. U can rent an umbrella for $10.... More 

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Syracuse, New York, United States
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45 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by on a weekday and the beach was not very crowded and the people that we encountered we friendly and very sociable. The beach does not have life guards so I believe it is swim at your own risk. I am from the U.S. so this was a little unusual in my estimation. The beach was clean and... More 

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