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Kitsilano Beach

Cornwall Ave | North End of Yew St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great beach” (27 reviews)
“tennis courts” (22 reviews)
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Cornwall Ave | North End of Yew St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This beach is probably the most popular one im Vanvouver. Wonderful views from English Bay, Stanley Park, downtown and the mountais around. You can do a lot of different acivities like, picnic or barbecue, playing volleybal, skating, biking, swimming, jogging or just to sit and...More

Thank FernandoAmorim
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Better in summer dog walking or biking path very narrow accessible by bus 15 min from downtown Starbucks rest bars etc shopping up the hill on 4 th Ave accessible all year round better in summertime swimming pool tennis courts free not pool basketball free...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were staying in Kitsilano so decided to wander down to the beach. Despite it being cold and windy, the kids loved playing in the park and the beach was spotless and there area also wonderful views of the city and north vancouver

Thank kmbrown1972
Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed taking a picnic to Kits beach, sitting in the shade of the big logs and watching the world go by. Great place for dogs, children and activities (admire anyone who can play sports in the heat!) Saw some really cool vintage cars and...More

Thank DJS78
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was nice to get to the beach in Vancouver, especially as you can get access to various small beaches in the city. This was a popular family beach, plenty of activities in the summer. You could have picnics, go swimming and just sit on...More

Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely area to explore on a sunny day. Friendly people and dogs. Great views and a place to sit and relax.

Thank JoelZoe1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a clean beach, somewhat commercialized by excessive development but still beautiful. There are lots of young people walking and playing volleyball and bicycling. A good place to spend a couple hours...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in the evening if a dreary and rainy day. There were people everywhere, playing sports, walking dogs, jogging etc. Gotta love this city. A wonderful atmosphere with sensational views and great eating places. Must do in Vancouver.

Thank CraigH0901
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous views of the water and the mountains. Lots of space for walking. The beach was very clean too.

Thank Yvonne A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the west side, just out of the downtown core is Vancouver's most popular beach.The wide expansive beach faces out to English Bay with a full time lifeguard during summer .Shower and washroom facilities are available. Attractions include shaded park land, basketball, tennis courts and...More

1  Thank bksmith2017
Kitsilano is one of Vancouver's most transformative
neighbourhoods. With a long history of coffee culture
and poetry readings, its days of flower children and
buskers may be long-gone, but not without leaving
their mark on the number of organic restaurants and
fair-trade cafes in the area. At the centre of
Kitsilano ("Kits" for short) the almost idyllic
expanse of Kits Beach offers the opportunity for a
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Christina K
Is the water warm enough to go in?
26 April 2017|
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Response from Travels-with-KK | Reviewed this property |
Not right now it isn't, but I've been told it gets better.
Are fireworks every night?
12 August 2015|
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Joana T
Cuando son los fuegos artificiales?
24 April 2016|
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Response from kika q | Reviewed this property |
En Julio, generalmente los últimos días !
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