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Stunning beach

We went here the day after a lot of rain and the air was crystal clear. We had a stunning walk... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mark F
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Harpenden, United Kingdom
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Must be AWESOME on a sunny day. :(

We visited here on a particularly rainy day... :( The place is well appointed with showers... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
John B
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Guelph, Canada
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“great beach”(32 reviews)
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Off Route 16, Souris, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went here the day after a lot of rain and the air was crystal clear. We had a stunning walk along the beach with almost no one likes around. No singing sand as it was very windy but the sun shone and the views...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited here on a particularly rainy day... :( The place is well appointed with showers, changerooms, washrooms, little shops and places to eat. There are lifeguards here - who were cold and bored. We talked with one who said that the place is usually...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped and checked out - stunning views- great place to stop for picnic - can take dogs on the beach too !

Thank dar2027
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped into Basin Head Beach on our maritimes journey. By far the best part of our trip. To the right of the swimming area is a red sand and rocky area that we explored. Without trying we found alot of sea glass which was...More

Thank Jaime Lee M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed a brief stop at this location. Beach area to explore. Life guards on duty. It was neat to watch the fast moving water from a river travel into the salt water.

Thank melaruig
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told we had to take the kids to Basin Head, where everyone is "jumping off the bridge. So we went, nice fishing museum here too, snack bars, changing rooms and bathrooms. The beach was quite busy but my family enjoyed the jumping and...More

Thank Sweetchic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I go to Basin Head every time we are on the Island! It has everything you need from food and drinks to sandy beach, sandbars and of course, jumping off the platforms. The current is strong but the life guards are attentive...More

Thank Jenn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach - go to the left of the wharf to find the sandbar and a nicer beach. Busy, but still plenty of room for everyone. The water was cool but definitely not cold. We all jumped off the wharf, but there is a strong...More

1  Thank ontario566
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The day we went was sunny and hot with barely a trace of wind. The parking lot and the nearest stretch of beach was packed. For those physically challenged the beach would be a bit of a struggle to get to. That being said there...More

Thank BCbikeGuy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful beach, but be warned it is very busy and the water is loaded with jellyfish. I loved the community feel to the beach. There was a big parking lot, places to eat or grab an ice cream, little gift type shop and a museum...More

Thank artzegrrl6
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Jackie H
August 6, 2018|
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Response from Eastcoast2 | Reviewed this property |
There is no entrance fee. Parking is free also.
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Colleen M
January 29, 2017|
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Response from NINmistress | Reviewed this property |
No, I do not believe so. There is an area to change, a cafe and washrooms on site.
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