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Crystal Beach

Crystal Beach, Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada
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Amazing beach near Toronto

Going to one of the best sandy beaches in Ontario doesn't mean to be far. Just plan a trip to Fort... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mississauga, Canada
It was ok

We did a big family day, drove up to Crystal Beach. We decided it was closer the Grand Bend. We... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Shaqie S
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“lake erie” (16 reviews)
“parking fee” (4 reviews)
Crystal Beach, Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Going to one of the best sandy beaches in Ontario doesn't mean to be far. Just plan a trip to Fort Erie Crystal beach, having wonderful dining options and watersport opportunities, in addition to countless special events and functions throughout the summer tourist season. You...More

Thank Naddourra
Reviewed 5 days ago

We did a big family day, drove up to Crystal Beach. We decided it was closer the Grand Bend. We tried to get there early but even at 10:30am the parking was a nightmare, but we got a good spot though, had we been maybe...More

1  Thank Shaqie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great local markets and beaches....cottage country with boat launch areas, local restaurants, farmers markets and within driving range of dozens of excellent golf courses.Walking trails throughout the area, with the Friendship trail for walking and biking taking you through the niagara region. Wineries and local...More

Thank Val K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Crystal Beach Ontario has the very best beach around! Lots and lots of big beautiful beach. Crystal clear waters! Lots of friendly people in this quaint village. Beautiful beach houses to rent, awesome resturants and parks and trails everywhere. Close to the US border. Don't...More

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For those who live in the GTA, Crystal Beach in Fort Erie provides a great alternative to travelling up to Georgian Bay and the Wasaga Area if you are looking for a clean and family friendly beach. I had not been to Crystal Beach in...More

10  Thank Old-Eye
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I just went for a few hours of tanning. I arrived at 1:30pm there was lots of room. I didn't go into the water, but there were a lot people swimming. Beach was clean. Mostly families or small groups of friends. This was a weekday....More

1  Thank Jaymie R
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I have not been to Crystal Beach in 40 years. I went back to visit fond memories. One thing hasn't changed the cottages and town are still cozy quaint and simple. No high rises or grandiose homes overpowering this adorable beach town. Kudos to the...More

2  Thank Lynn-Anne K
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

It was a clean and nice beach. Parking close to the beach. Sand was clean and very fine. Gets abit crowded, but if you get there early youll get a place. The kids enjoyed themselfs 😊

Thank Mona B
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We really loved our house here. It was great for a family of eight. The only disappointing aspect was that you can't really swim in the lake. It was full of moss and rocks and really looks like it's good for canoeing etc. Beautiful and...More

1  Thank kris10skib
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

About a 45 minute drive from Hamilton and felt like we were in Mexico! Very busy on weekend may try next time through the week. Sandy beach warm water. No dogs allowed unfortunately.

2  Thank JeniaToronto
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Val P
28 July 2017|
Response from Wiiop |
There is a parking fee not entrance fee