We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chesterman Beach

Pacific Rim Highway, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Save
Review Highlights
Afternoon Visit

Beautiful beach and went on a beautiful sunny day. Very clean and friendly. Loved seeing the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
justthetwoofus
,
Peterborough, Ontario
Idyllic Beach

Lovely beach to walk along - watching surfers and also dozens of smiley dogs having the best time... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
mummabluberry2014
,
York, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 1,226 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“frank island” (77 reviews)
“low tide” (123 reviews)
“tide pools” (34 reviews)
LOCATION
Pacific Rim Highway, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Write a Review
Reviews (1,226)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 1,158 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful beach and went on a beautiful sunny day. Very clean and friendly. Loved seeing the surfers and families enjoying the day. Felt good to walk the beach.

Thank justthetwoofus
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely beach to walk along - watching surfers and also dozens of smiley dogs having the best time. Fabulous sunset!!!

Thank mummabluberry2014
Reviewed 6 days ago

This huge great long beach is just amazing. So much room for you to enjoy, whether you are just sun-bathing, or wanting to walk with the sand between your toes or even better still hire a bike and ride the whole stretch . Of course...More

Thank Chris812283
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had lots of family fun learning to surf (or at least trying to). beautiful expansive beach, not a big as Long Beach but also not as busy

Thank CRMrules
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in October and the waves were full of surfers and us! Our dog and other dogs were also out having the time of their lives!! Definitely a great beach!

1  Thank Viva V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to Tofino for 10years now and our favorite place out of all the truly spectacular locations here is Chesterman Beach. It's wonderful to walk along as it takes in spectacular views from the mountains to the ocean. Any weather from stormy...More

1  Thank Dave M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 2 days walking on the beach - one day sunny and one misty. Both were wonderful.. Highly recommended for walking.

1  Thank Kent M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a typical west coast beach - expansive and lovely. It can get crowded but early in the morning you can often be alone.

Thank jinnes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been told that this was the beach not to miss. Unfortunately when we went the mist had descended & we could not see the sea from the beach entrance. Had a lovely walk along the beach & met a bridal couple determined to...More

Thank Countrylover07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The resort where we stayed overlooks the beach. After a good night sleep and breakfast we decided to have a walk along the beach which was nice although the wind was guite strong.

Thank Ernst t
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Chocolate Tofino
804 reviews
1.79 km away
Tacofino Cantina
1,816 reviews
1.75 km away
wildside grill
886 reviews
1.78 km away
The Pointe Restaurant at the Wickaninnish Inn
916 reviews
1.50 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cox Bay Beach
181 reviews
1.09 km away
T'ashii Paddle School
114 reviews
.84 km away
Braedy Mack Charters
38 reviews
.87 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
islandkat2010
29 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Richard P | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It's a great place to take the dogs. They can run for hours and hours.
1
Vote
mriggs26
22 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Corey Z | Reviewed this property |
There are but I think they are outdoor type!
0
Votes
tanya592
7 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Leslie Y | Reviewed this property |
My daughter, a Beach Patroller, was with me at Chesterman, advises that parents swim close to children under the age of 12yrs.
0
Votes