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Gulf Shore Parkway & Wharf Road, Stanhope, Prince Edward Island C0A 1P0, Canada
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

If you love the ocean air and sand between your toes you will love a stop here. Covehead Harbour lighthouse is also very picturesque.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carole L
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Very nice view of the lighthouse. Took a few pictures then it felt like a storm was coming on as it hit super windy 💨 abd the sand stayed flying into eyes and mouth and we had to get out of there ASAP however parking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sidra1987
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Exceptional view of lighthouse and beautiful beach vista.Borders the Covehead Harbour which has Richard's Restaurant and Shore Market to enjoy. Good parking available and located inside the National Park.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank megan517
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Nice to be able to see a lighthouse with a light on! This one functions and is situated for easy access while on the beach. Parking nearby. Perfect backdrop for pictures. Make sure you visit while in the Park. We travel off season so see...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nadine H
Reviewed August 28, 2018

A picturesque light house in a beautiful setting and you don't have to hike in to see it. The is a lovely scene to add to my collection of favourite places.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GLizabeth
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Local landmark close to restaurant, deep sea fishing, etc. Good place to see Eagles, Herons, Foxes and to take a relaxing walk.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank William M
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Nice lighthouse located close to the street and easy to access. Nice beach also. Worth the stop. Really nice right after sunset.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TexasTeaTexas
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We stayed not far from this lighthouse, and it was a great, easily accessible lighthouse and beach to go to. Great sunset views. Also not far from Blue Water Grill and Richard's which are nice spots to eat. Only downside, if you go during peak...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Crystal M
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

My son and his wife had their wedding on the beach and it was beautiful. The wind off the water kept it nice and cool. The lighthouse made for great pictures too.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 419terryd
Reviewed July 28, 2018

This is really a nice one to photograph right on the beach at PEI. And the sunrise and sunsets really work well with this lighthouse, plus the drifting sand from the beach which almost surround this lighthouse, plus the dune in the back.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank maritimetravler
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