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Britannia Park

Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K2B 8J8, Canada
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Britannia Park Ottawa

Great place to chill out, but don't go when it's windy! The place fills up with kitesurfers that... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Ottawa, Canada

What a great place summer or winter. Huge pine trees offer shade in the summer and beauty in the... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
b b
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Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K2B 8J8, Canada
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Great place to chill out, but don't go when it's windy! The place fills up with kitesurfers that have no respect for anyone They get in the way of people fishing, windserfing and swimmers Let's just hope that all the beach goers (especially children) don't...More

1  Thank Befnall
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

What a great place summer or winter. Huge pine trees offer shade in the summer and beauty in the winter. Located on the shore of the great Ottawa River - super scenery. Just minutes from downtown. Great beach in the summer with warm water and...More

1  Thank b b
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We love visiting this spot with our kids. Bring a picnic, ride bikes, a beautiful place along the Ottawa River

Thank Jenn B
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Ithas a nice and clean park. It also has a great beach to swim o play vollyball in. You can also make bbq there.

Thank azinahmadipirshahid
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Britannia park is set on the banks of the River and has a very pleasant beach area. There is a cordoned off section of the river for safe water play. This is a place for families, and friends. There is a children's playground and barbecue...More

1  Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This is a large, well layed out park with a nice beach facility. There are baseball diamonds, playgrounds, and larger general use areas. The beach is decent with large change rooms. The little beach-side grill is nice (and serves alcohol). Overall, a nice place to...More

1  Thank Richard V
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Britannia Park is a great place to go in the summer, on those hot, sticky days. There is a nice sandy beach, with a children's playground nearby. Lots of space for parking, picnics and strolling along the Ottawa river. There is a take-out food shack...More

Thank 448andyk
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Well groomed trials in a forest-marsh land habitat that any birder will enjoy. I have gone four times within the past year. Regular highlights include easily found and seen Great Blue Heron,Pileated Woodpeckers, Downy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, White breasted Nuthatch, and enter families of Wood...More

Thank mpendrill
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely place to go for a walk and I do most days. A nice Beach, places to BBQ take the family for a picnic. Plenty of things to do in the area as well. If you live in Ottawa you must know this place.

Thank Will G
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Gorgeous scenery in a very spacious park. Watch the sailboats on the river or stroll the numerous pathways. Children love the playground structures. There are washrooms, a stage for performances, many benches & picnic tables. A very popular place for picnics.

Thank Margaret M
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