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Quaint, But Interesting

This is more a review of North Rustico Harbor as opposed to the beach area, which, by the way, is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Paul W
Winthrop, Maine
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Great sunsets

Visited after season closed. No one else on beach. Amazing sunset. Amazing color of the sand... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
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Rustico, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is more a review of North Rustico Harbor as opposed to the beach area, which, by the way, is interesting and beautiful in and of itself. There is a point with a lighthouse adjoining a small settlement which is very scenic and quaint. Most...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited after season closed. No one else on beach. Amazing sunset. Amazing color of the sand. And really cold water. At least for this southerner. Just gorgeous.

Thank RiverCajun
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful and natural beach with soft red sand and stunning red cliffs and dunes as a backdrop. Long enough for walking and close to the harbour and the village via the boardwalk. Quieter than Cavendish, but just as nice.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Free!! Yes,, it’s free!!! Parking is tricky,, still haven’t found our way to the parking lot!!! But We did find a free place to park!! Lol Stayed for a few hours,, relaxed and my son went out on the pier to fish!!! Lots of charters...More

Thank TammyLynn12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is yet another beautiful beach in PEI. The is one parking lot, but it fills up quickly. You can go to the other side of the beach and there is an access road to park along. It is narrow and dirt, but everyone seems...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beach is gorgeous, lots of space, red sand and tucked away. Its free to go to, water is shallow for quite a ways out. Definitely worth a visit to relax.

Thank qtpiede19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice fluffy red sand beach with shallow water where you can walk out far. Busy, but far from overcrowded.

Thank Richy_Bobby
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

The beach is beautiful, red sand, beautiful sand dunes. Tucked away in the fishing village of North Rustico. There is ice cream served in the nearby tourist shops. There is an old wharf at the end of the beach, the middle of broken down, so...More

Thank TiffanyD1191
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Great drive along the oceanfront. Spectacular views of precipitous red cliffs and rocky shoreline. Small areas of sandy beaches

Thank GanesanAbbu
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Lived in pei for 14 years beautiful place. The dunes are gorgeous. A lot of Acadian French, crafty musical. Beautiful beaches , restaurant. And sites.

Thank Bev S
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May 16, 2016|
Response from cutiegirl52 |
Go to Brackley Beach in the PEI national park. Far prettier than Cavendish. Go to Richards Restaurant in Covehead for the best fish and chips! Brackley has a drive in theatre too. A trip into Charlottetown is a must! So much... More
October 1, 2015|
Response from farhana101 | Reviewed this property |
I was a traveller there. You have to call the resort directly. I only know it is a beautiful place and a must see. You will simply love it. Sorry could not help you.
July 28, 2015|
Response from Gaëtane T | Reviewed this property |
We had gone first two weeks in august..last year. And the weather was great...got some rain of course , but still good. I would check the weather channel closer to the time you will be leaving to give you a heads up.