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Large beach located in the northern part of the island, popular with walkers, sunbathers and swimmers.
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Graham's Lane, Cavendish, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked down a path along side a golf course past “The Lake of Shining Waters” to Cavendish beach. Beautiful!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Cynthia Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cavendish was different from any beach I've ever visited. Red sandstone cliffs and a nice beach. Plenty of parking and good hiking. We went in mid-September and it was not crowded.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank jrhales77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful boardwalk, clean beaches, nice clean change rooms and washrooms available. Good parking as well. Go early on nice days!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 188vernas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am going to include the beach and cliffs as one. It was really windy the day we went and the tide was in so you really could not get to the beach. There had also been a lot of erosion due to the recent...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank trimic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cavendish beach has some of the best views of the Atlantic. Windswept headlands, the red of the sand and rocks makes from some stunning pictures.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Anne M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely park, easy parking, terrific boardwalk, new services, beautiful views. Pond walks in addition to the beach.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Charles A
Reviewed 8 September 2019

We recently went to Cavendish beach while in PEI and fell in love with it! The new boardwalk is beautiful, the sand is stunning, and the views are incredible!! Must go!!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 6 September 2019 via mobile

We walked for 20 mins to the beach. The trail was fantastic. And there were still some wild raspberries left for the season. We didn’t get into the water since it was quite a cloudy day and we didn’t want to get cold. But just...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank hp_hphan
Reviewed 3 September 2019 via mobile

This beach was amazing. Sand dunes, beach and warm clear ocean water. Lifegaurds were there to keep an eye out. Washrooms were clean,

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank SylviaNoMiddleName
Reviewed 3 September 2019

This beach has amazing sunsets and beautiful sand with warm water. ITs a must see for anyone who is going to PEI

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank mneiland
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dfauver
28 August 2019|
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Response from Craig C | Reviewed this property |
It is a large beach so should not be too crowded. Enjoy!
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Rhonda M
11 July 2018|
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Response from Cantal | Reviewed this property |
Just the national park fee
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CassCurr
7 October 2017|
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Response from andreaainnovascotia | Reviewed this property |
cavendish is basically a "summer town" the beach should still be accessible as it's a national park ( dont forget your park pass) Some larger restaurants may still be opened. i was in pei for labor day weekend, and most... More
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