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Very Calm & Quite Place

This is an awesome place to relax and distract yourself from the busy world. Hearing the sound of... read more

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Chesterman Beach - When a Tofitian says they’re going to “the beach”, they mean this one... read more

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Pacific Rim Highway, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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Reviewed today

This is an awesome place to relax and distract yourself from the busy world. Hearing the sound of water splashing was so calm and soothing. I'll definitely be back on my next visit to Tofino

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LaureanoParagas
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Chesterman Beach - When a Tofitian says they’re going to “the beach”, they mean this one! 🏖️ This “w” or “m” shaped stretch of gorgeous sand measures 2.7 kilometres. 🐚 Explore tidepools at low tide on North Chesterman Beach to find sea stars, anemones and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rv4change
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked the beach in front of the Wickaninnish Inn on a sunny February morning. The tide was going out at the time and the waves were rolling in, with surfers attempting to catch the waves. It was a beautiful walk.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ChezMarie31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful sea life in the rock pools and on the rocks - look closely and you will see something new every day. Lovely sandy beach. Fresh air, beautiful tree lines shore.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anna B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beach, dog friendly. Amazing sunsets. Very accessible and wide beach, popular with surfers. Worth the visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Quintanova
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Best beach in the world! You can surf, walk, chill, fire, sit, stand, eat, hang, friends, and much more. Two parking lots that can get full quick but you’ll find a spot no worries

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Daylebag
Reviewed 13 January 2019

It is a beautiful beach. Watch for the waves that can come up quite rapidly and lift up any log! Great surf for those who enjoy that kind of stuff: I wasn't up for it this time around. Worth seeing at low tide.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bunontherun
Reviewed 13 January 2019

When you stand on this amazing beach, the next stop going west is Japan. There are few places in the world that create a feeling of peace; being a part of nature; lift your spirits and sooth your soul; than the rugged west coast of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robin O
Reviewed 31 December 2018

Chesterman Beach was one of my favourite places to see on our west coast trip. The sunsets here were incredible here! Beautiful sandy beach to walk. Loved seeing all the surfers young and old. The locals were lovely!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KLR66
Reviewed 27 December 2018

the water was at low tide the day we visited the beach was amazingly huge I took a 4min. 360 video of the sandy beach then we walked to the shore, the salt water smell was truely intoxicating

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lynn M
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28 March 2018|
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Response from Miriasiam | Reviewed this property |
It's about 2 or 3 kms. I really haven't checked between north and south chestermans. It's a long walk .
29 July 2017|
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Response from Richard P | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It's a great place to take the dogs. They can run for hours and hours.
23 July 2017|
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Response from coreyz730 | Reviewed this property |
There are but I think they are outdoor type!