Sunset Beach, Vancouver

Sunset Beach - A Quick Overview

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Address: 1204 Beach Ave, Vancouver, BC V6E 1V3, Canada

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Time Required: 03:00 Hrs

Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

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Beach, Walking Area, Family And Kids, Picnic Spot

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About Sunset Beach, Vancouver

False Creek doesn’t look better than from the Sunset beach- a low profile attraction in the city with a shore that cuts into the water in innumerable curves. The place is perfect if you don’t like touristy places and want the beach experience with a little less crowd around.

Unpack a picnic basket here and you are guaranteed a fabulous time with a stunning view and peaceful ambience. A dip in the creek water completes the visit.

Sunset Beach Information

  • Carry bottled drinking water.
  • Wearing sunscreen will help.

How To reach Sunset Beach by Public Transport

  • By Bus: WB Beach Ave FS Bute St
  • By Skytrain: Yaletown-Roundhouse Station (around 2 kilometers away)
  • By Ferry: Aquatic Centre Ferry Dock
  • By Taxi
  • By renting a Car, Bicycle or Scooter.

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Sunset Beach, Vancouver Reviews

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  • There is a reason why it's called the Sunset Beach. The view is gorgeous during dusk. The yellow lights of sunset and silhouette of landscape are nice to watch.

  • Great beach to tan on the sand, okay games on the field and of course watch the sunset. A lot of events are also hosted here which adds to the already fabulous vibe it has.

  • It definitely lives up to its name. A nice place to sit and watch the water or the city in any weather. Just be sure to bring an umbrella or blanket with you when it is raining. :)

  • A pretty beach for a picnic as there is a large grassy area. The sand isn't very nice, it's fairly rocky so it's not really the best beach for swimming, but rather a great place to spend a sunny afternoon. There are public washrooms, an outdoor shower, and a food stand that offers basic beach eats.

  • This evening it was very foggy, lights looked hazy. Fortunately, I found my way to Bidwell & Beach. While walking I felt like a blind person. During summer this is a wonderful area to spend time relaxing next to a log, listening to waves splash against the shore. Beautiful spot

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