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Address: Kennington Cove Road, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Best beach on the island

Such a beautiful beach, clean, lots of waves, popular with the locals, travel a dirt road to get to beach

Reviewed 14 November 2016
Taber, Canada
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Taber, Canada
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

Such a beautiful beach, clean, lots of waves, popular with the locals, travel a dirt road to get to beach

1 Thank 750juanitaf
North Port, Florida
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Beautiful beach nestled in a cove with rock cliffs. Waves crashing to shore and a great experience in nature. Can be cold on some days tho.

Thank AnneH81
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130 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

After a visit to the Fort, we tried to find this beach, and had a little difficulty. We ended up just following the road to the Fort and just passed the fort is the start of this beach. We stopped at a small beach just before the larger one. They are separated by a bit of rocks and this is... More 

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34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

So I checked here prior to visiting this beach and boy were some of the reviews way,way off! Yes it us super beautiful. Lots of sand. Secluded so not busy at all. All of these things are true. The drive to the beach, from what I read, was way off! The road is a dirt road but very smooth. There... More 

Thank Leeann D
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33 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

It was a beautiful quiet beach . When we first got there,the big black bugs literally chased me around. Got some nice big bites on my neck . Bug spray definitely helps . Just wished I put it on before the walk to the beach. Besides the bugs it was definitely worth it .

Thank Michelina M
Westville, Canada
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 23 September 2015

visit Kennington Beach , there are a couple of beaches in the area that are great for a swim or just a stroll along the beach , also a walking trail....just keep driving past the fortress road and go down the dirt road about a mile and you are there , another place you need a camera...enjoy folks....

Thank Christine H
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211 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Bit of a bumpy road to get here but well worth it. Was a beautiful beach with two bays. Was a warm day but the water was still freezing. A few brave souls were swimming. Bring your chairs and relax. Relax people.

Thank Jotravy
West Virginia
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97 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

I"m so glad the lady at the visitor center recommended this trek off the beaten path. We where there on a beautiful sunny Labor Day. Very busy but we were able to get parking. Many locals there spending the day at the beach. Spectacular views.

Thank LynnWVA
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72 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Magnificent beach. It's worth the drive to this out of the spot, dont let the dirt road deter you. It's w wonderful picnic area and relatively easy access to the beach. Although if you have mobility issues the beach may prove a challenge to access. However the view of the ocean, rocks, and beach are worth the trip.

1 Thank LovetoTravel6361
Hexham, United Kingdom
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145 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015

We drove along here after visiting the fortress, more for the historical connections than anything else. The weather was bad so we didn't linger but on another day it might be a nice place to spend some time.

Thank Bryn_PInzgauer

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