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Crystal Beach

Crystal Beach, Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada
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Safe and crystal clear waters

Best beach in Ontario by far!! Clear water, no undertow, fresh water, lots of water sport rentals... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chris C
Ridgeway, Canada
Outstanding Swimming

amazing beach and swimming, fun bars and restaurants, rode our bicycles everywhere, very economical... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
David E
Stevensville, Canada
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
May 14, 2017
“Clean, Pretty Beach”
Feb 12, 2017
“Nice beach”
Crystal Beach, Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best beach in Ontario by far!! Clear water, no undertow, fresh water, lots of water sport rentals across road at the Paddy Wagon. Plus that is the local beach bar...It's all good...can't think of anything bad!!

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

amazing beach and swimming, fun bars and restaurants, rode our bicycles everywhere, very economical summer getaway.

Thank David E
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

The beach itself is very clean, safe, and beautiful! A few cute shops and restaurants along the main road but you do not want to be walking around the residential area, especially not with children. The water is clean for the most part but it...More

1  Thank Amy O
Reviewed April 3, 2017

What a gorgeous area. A nice drive down (roads narrow towards the beach) and plenty of parking. Stop at Tim Horton's and grab a coffee (or whichever Cafe suits you) and then just enjoy the views. You have Thunder Bay amd Albino Bay either side...More

Thank Lesleyannbarlow4845
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Whether you want a week long summer vacation spot or a winter stroll on the beach, Crystal Beach is the place! There are plenty of businesses available to make your stay fun and comfortable, all without feeling overly commercialized. Watching the sunset from the boat...More

1  Thank DeniseOnTheRoadAgain
Reviewed February 12, 2017

Nice beach with pretty views. It was October for our visit so now swimming. Took some nice pictures, everything around was closed for the season.

1  Thank Tazsemt
Reviewed January 27, 2017

I enjoy boating the calm waters of Crystal Beach. In the summer the water is warm and clear, you can snorkel around the point and see the bass. I enjoy parking by the bay club and swimming and playing with the family in the shallow...More

Thank mike102165
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Anytime you can go to the beach or the shore is a great time for a picnic. Fun family outing in the city.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed December 16, 2016

Crystal beach, the beach and the town is a must visit. Beautiful place to swim. It can get packed on the public beach as a good stretch on either side is private. You can still walk along the private beach near the water but you...More

2  Thank Spencer L
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Since so many visitors get lost trying to find the big sandy beach in Crystal Beach with ample parking, here, finally, is the SECRET! Before you go: locate the intersection of "Erie Road" and "Eastwood Ave," and print out directions or input this intersection into...More

8  Thank wavecatcher
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Paula P
is this on the America side
June 21, 2017|
Response from Lesleyannbarlow4845 | Reviewed this property |
Crystal Beach is on the Canadian side...and it is a lovely drive.
Mohammad A
Is a sutiable for babies?
August 12, 2016|
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Response from Jeff S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but bring shelter. There is no shade. The water is warm and shallow. Enjoy your day!
Suba T
Can I use bbq
July 13, 2016|
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Response from Jeff S | Reviewed this property |
I believe that they are not allowed on the beach, but some of the parking lots have spots for them