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West Point Lighthouse

364 Cedar Dunes Park Road, West Point, Prince Edward Island C0B 1V0, Canada
+1 902-859-3605
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What a beautiful place to stay. We stayed one night and enjoyed the sandy beach and the beautiful sunset with a drink .

If you are visiting the Island, this is a must.The climb is worth every step and is not a difficult... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Doug G
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Gananoque, Canada
Lighthouse with a B&B

We stayed at the accommodation attached to the lighthouse, but we were able to take a tour of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jen B
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This famous lighthouse features an inn, a museum and a restaurant.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“light house” (10 reviews)
“great view” (7 reviews)
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364 Cedar Dunes Park Road, West Point, Prince Edward Island C0B 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting the Island, this is a must.The climb is worth every step and is not a difficult one. If you can walk , you can climb the stairs up to the top.

Thank Doug G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the accommodation attached to the lighthouse, but we were able to take a tour of the lighthouse and see and feel the history of it. It’s a lovely place and worth the stop

Thank Jen B
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We found out about the West Point Lighthouse by talking with the proprietor of the Fabric Crafts N' More in O'Leary. The Lighthouse tour is self-guided and only cost 5.00 CAD. It is filled with articles and artifacts on the families and the history of...More

Thank Richard H
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Historic lighthouse on the PEI sandy shores, not far from Tignish. The climb to the top of this lighthouse is well worth the effort. Seeing the massive light and massive views are alone worth the short climb effort to the top. Lots of historic information...More

Thank Michael D
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Quaint lighthouse in great location! Awesome views great for taking photos. The beach on the other side of the dunes is beautiful, quiet and seems to go on forever.

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

LOVED this lighthouse. Wonderful museum and WHAT A VIEW when you make it to the top. So wonderfully preserved.

Thank CMC_2012
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

It's been a few years since I visited West Point so it was a pleasure to see how much work has gone into improving the visitor experience. The information boards give lots of detail about life as a lighthouse keeper, the wrecks and lives the...More

Thank Margaret G
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This lighthouse was great, you can climb to the top and it is also an inn. Which we stayed at. The view was great and the beach was quiet. The hospitality is excellent and very warm. The room was very clean and nice. There is...More

Thank Misty R
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

My favourite lighthouse of the entire trip! We drove from West to East while in PEI! The exterior is beautiful and navy/black in colour! You're able to climb to the top as well, which is well worn it!

Thank Courtney M
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

What a beautiful lighthouse. Enormous! It was worth the drive to get here, as the views were lovely. We got our pass checked for going from East to West on the island, and a free book mark.

Thank Lynette C
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eureka1952
14 September 2017|
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Response from Lynette C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am afraid that I will have to agree with Jonathan. PEI is bigger than you think, and you will need to rent a car to get most places. Charlotte town is great to explore, with lots to see and do. You can check local... More
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