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service needs "improvement"

I found this shop online- looking for larger sized bathing suits, and noticed all the great... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2010
Vancouver, Canada
Many suits to choose from. Excellent service!

This little boutique was recommended to me on a flight home from Palm Springs last fall and I am so... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2015
Sherry W
Ladner, Canada
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23 Aug 2017
“Completely Dodgy Business Selling 3x more than RRP”
23 Mar 2015
“Many suits to choose from. Excellent service!”
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2950 4th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6K 1R4, Canada
+1 604-736-8868
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Last Thursday a friend and I went in to this store based on it's glowing reviews, and the fact it is a local business. Well, the reviews are quite inaccurate. I found a few cute swimsuits in my larger size but all three were black...More

2  Thank Holly A
Reviewed 24 March 2015

This little boutique was recommended to me on a flight home from Palm Springs last fall and I am so glad I remembered the name! I got 2 beautiful suits that are both comfortable and nice looking (for a 53 year old body). Eleanor, the...More

Thank Sherry W
Reviewed 14 April 2013

The good: This shop has a large inventory of swimsuits. It gives you the impression that you're sure to find something here, if you have the time to look. The bad: Where do I start? First, the service is sorely lacking. I was greeted by...More

3  Thank PawPrints604
Reviewed 15 February 2013

The store is small but has lots of swimming suit styles for all figures. I kept looking into other stores like Swimco or Aqua, but never found such a great selection and in the meantime, good quality. Prices are fair, but those suits will last...More

5  Thank FifiLapin
Reviewed 20 April 2010

I found this shop online- looking for larger sized bathing suits, and noticed all the great reviews. I took a friend with me as support and objective criticizer (bathing suit trying-on can make one pretty vulnerable). One of the owners was there - Brad Gilchrist,...More

5  Thank sweetestterror
Reviewed 22 August 2009

Visit the Kitsilano area of Vancouver, and drop into Splash swimwear on West 4th, at Bayswater. This shop is owned by a family (Fisher/Gilchrist) that is a major part of Canada's Olympic swimming dynasty. You will find the best in swimwear - and not just...More

5  Thank vancouvermuffy2016
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Kitsilano is one of Vancouver's most transformative
neighbourhoods. With a long history of coffee culture
and poetry readings, its days of flower children and
buskers may be long-gone, but not without leaving
their mark on the number of organic restaurants and
fair-trade cafes in the area. At the centre of
Kitsilano ("Kits" for short) the almost idyllic
expanse of Kits Beach offers the opportunity for a
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