English Bay Beach, Vancouver

4.5
#3 of 8 in Beaches in Vancouver
Soak in the sun’s rays or go for a refreshing dip in the sea at English Bay Beach. Located on the city’s west end, the popular Vancouver beach invites visitors to soft golden sands, which meet calm waters lined with boats parked offshore. The bustling beach was home to the city’s first official lifeguard, and remains patrolled today. Facilities at the beach include kayak rental shops, two volleyball courts, swimming rafts with large slides, a beachfront cafe, and beach wheelchairs for handicapped visitors. Using our world travel planner, Vancouver attractions like English Bay Beach can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • People usually stay on the lawn in summer, logical, taking a sun, in my opinion the best beach, without much stone
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  • We ate at Hook Seabar and then headed over when the sun began to set. It was a spectacular view and kept changing with every minute that passed. There were many areas to sit on logs that have been pla...  more »
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  • Really fun to visit but only when it's nice out! Definitely worth visiting if you're in town during the spring/summer.
  • It has to be the best place here in Vancouver and i love it . I grew up there .
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