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Reviewed December 17, 2018

Hanlan's Point is one of those local spots that makes Toronto so special. The beach is located on an island. To get there, take the ferry at Jack Layton Ferry Terminal, located behind the Westin Harbour Castle on Queen's Quay. (Walk or take streetcar from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Dan S
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Nice and cozy optional clothing beach, even if you're naked, people there are very respectful, loved it! Never felt so free in my entire life!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Camila M
Reviewed October 9, 2018

When it comes to finding a fun, party beach atmosphere close to downtown Toronto, Hanlan's Point is it. Nothing else compares. Take the ferry or a water taxi to Hanlan's Point drop off and then bike or walk to the beach. (about a 20 min...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank TylerS30
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The curious is always with us and a beach open to nude bathing attracts users and gawkers. Not really fair to have the second category. Bodies are funny they do not all come from popular magazines but are rather ordinary to the human eye. Toronto...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank travellingsinclairs
Reviewed August 26, 2018

The Toronto Islands are an excellent way to get some exercise and enjoy gorgeous views of the city. However, it is best enjoyed if you have a bicycle or other vehicle, preferable non motorized. The only problem is that bicycle rentals are limited on the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank calcias
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Once the ferry arrived, I made my way to the beach. It wasn’t too long of a hike. Since the weather was nice, plenty of people had flocked to Hanlon Point. When you’re walking down the foot path, you’ll notice signs indication that it’s a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank fazifazi
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Great place, convenient and accessible from downtown city. Enjoyable from early morning until 3 pm, after that all the Latinos, Italians and Portuguese arrive in rented boats with their loud music and then this peaceful place then is over. Hopefully, one day the city will...More

Date of experience: July 2018
6  Thank Abelard B
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Went with my wife. Nice sandy beach, not many people when we when later in the day. Trip was in May, so not very hot yet and water was Freezing cold. Several nude people out, but typical nudist crowd. I did not see many people...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank David B
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

It was a nice day to the beach, good clear water, fine sand, and yes...clothing are optional and this is also good.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank ElenaP2205
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Great quiet spot on the corner of the island. Seriously so cool to see the planes coming into Billy Bishop up close. I would recommend renting a bike either on the island or on the other side before coming over and biking around. It does...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Ashley L
July 11, 2018|
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Response from SeanteyYouStay |
No, I see families there sometimes as well
July 8, 2018|
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Response from v c |
No. There is no way for average people to get between Billy Bishop and other parts of the islands without going by the mainland.
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Response from ChristinaR4 | Reviewed this property |
Both males and females are nude at this beach - all shapes and sizes! I found it to be very liberating. Enjoy!