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Gooseberry Cove Provincial Park

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Romantic quiet little beach

We almost had this charming spot to ourselves. It isnt market at all so we drove past a few times... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
J K
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Closest Thing to a Beach

Stopped and just watched the waves come in. Apparently whales frequent the area, but we didn't see... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Ryan M
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Rosetown, Canada
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10 Aug 2018
“Romantic quiet little beach”
2 Jun 2017
“One of the nicest beaches I've visited”
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Route 100 | 27 KM South of Placentia, Placentia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We almost had this charming spot to ourselves. It isnt market at all so we drove past a few times before asking a local. So glad we did. There is a small river meanding into the sea across a pebbly beach. Surrounded by forest and...More

Thank J K
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This attractive sandy beach with a grassy back shore is ideal for picnicking. There is a small freshwater hole there which is great for the kids for swimming. The beauty is outstanding.

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped and just watched the waves come in. Apparently whales frequent the area, but we didn't see any. Closest thing to a sandy beach we saw all trip. Very peaceful in the cove.

1  Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Marked as a provincial park on the map, but very hard to find. Staff at the tourist centre explained how to get there. Short road to the beach, but road full of scary holes and rough driving. Looks like a nice spot to stop and...More

2  Thank Debbie J
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We stopped here to look around on our travels and the scenery was beautiful. It was cool that day and very windy so we didn't stay long but I would like to go back and spend a few hours there.

1  Thank Gerry733
Reviewed 12 July 2015

We took a drive down the coast late in the afternoon after checking in at the Bridgewater Hotel in Placentia. There was a sign for Gooseberry Cove but not for the Provincial Park. We kept driving another 2-3 km. and knew we must have missed...More

1  Thank Marg_and_Stew
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