Colchester Beach

Why hit the beach in Colchester?

 

Located on Lake Erie's north shore, this beach is sure to be a hit for the whole family. Beautifully groomed and located in the part of Ontario's Southwest with the longest summer, Colchester beach is your spot to relax in the sand and make some fun summer memories.

This beach also features accessibility mats for ease of use.

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Who will love it?

FAMILIES

A great sandy beach and located next a fun playground as well as a splash pad, the kids will love this beach

BOATERS & ANGLERS

Colchester Harbour Marina at the beach is certified Blue Flag marina, meeting strict international standards for cleanliness, and environmental standards. The nearby waters are famous for walleye fishing so anglers love it.

VOLLEYBALL FANS

Get active with the family on the beach volleyball court right on the beach.

In and Around Colchester

County BREW

  • 1241 South Malden Road
  • (226) 246-072

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  • 930 Old Tecumseh Rd.
  • +15199798764

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  • 4000 McCormick Road
  • 15199821112

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  • 12 Main St E
  • 15197129087

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77 Sunrise Beach Cottage

  • 77 East Shore Road
  • +15193258687

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A Dog's Breakfast

  • 504-506 Pelissier Street
  • +15192520000

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  • 406 Moy Ave.
  • 1 (519) 988-9260

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Acali Place Marina

  • 2882 Front Rd
  • +15197348342

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Adventure Bay Family Water Park

  • 401 Pitt Street West
  • +15199742782

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Aleksander Estate Winery

  • 1542 County Road 34
  • +15193262024

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Amherstburg Farmers' Market

  • County Road 20 & Howard Avenue
  • +15197368545

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Amherstburg Freedom Museum

  • 277 King Street
  • +15197365433

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  • 543 Lincoln Road
  • 5199150626

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Ape Escape

  • 7610 Tecumseh Rd East Unit #102
  • +15199600399

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Armando's

  • 154 Erie St. North
  • +15193222266

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Art Gallery Of Windsor

  • 401 Riverside Drive West
  • +15199770013

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Artisan Grill

  • 269 Dalhousie Street
  • +15197139009

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Wooden Spoon Bakery

  • 415 Seacliffe Dr E
  • +15197911627

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Aziz Fruit Stand

  • 415 Seacliffe Dr E
  • +15197911627

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  • 15 Main St. E
  • +15197336900

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Banded Goose Brewery & Taproon

  • 15 Main St. E
  • +15197336900

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Barrel 67

  • 67 Murray Street
  • +15197367227

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  • Across Essex County
  • 1-800-265-3633

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Beach Cottage

  • 106 South Shore Road

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Great Local Eats

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  • (226) 246-072

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A Dog's Breakfast

  • 504-506 Pelissier Street
  • +15192520000

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  • 154 Erie St. North
  • +15193222266

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  • 269 Dalhousie Street
  • +15197139009

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Barrel 67

  • 67 Murray Street
  • +15197367227

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  • 305 TALBOT ST N

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Bistro 42

  • 130 County Road 50 East
  • +15197386111

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Bubi's Awesome Eats

  • 620 University Avenue W.
  • +15192522001

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Cafe March 21

  • 480 PELISSIER STREET
  • 12267875226

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  • 2090 Wyandotte St East
  • 15197350447

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  • 4974 Tecumseh Road East
  • 15199157743

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Colasanti's Tropical Gardens

  • 1550 Road 3 East
  • 15193263287

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Craft Heads Brewing Company

  • 89 University Ave. W.

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  • 6 Main Street West
  • 5197332222

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  • 420 Tecumseh Road East
  • +15192545656

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  • +15199158147

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  • 5240 Tecumseh Rd East
  • 15199158224

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  • 100 Ouellette Avenuu
  • +12265267214

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  • 1855 Huron Church Road
  • +15199697144

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  • 31 Division St. South
  • +15197336900

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  • 286 Erie Street South
  • +15193262626

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  • 1515 Ottawa Street,
  • +15199731234

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  • 350 Cabana Road East
  • 15199679696

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  • 169 Landsdowne Ave
  • +15197332459

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Mezzo Ristorante & Lounge

  • 804 Erie Street East
  • +15192524055

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  • 12 Main St E
  • 15197129087

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  • 77 East Shore Road
  • +15193258687

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  • 406 Moy Ave.
  • 1 (519) 988-9260

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  • 15 Main St. E
  • +15197336900

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  • 106 South Shore Road

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  • 333 Millbrook Drive
  • +15197339403

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  • 566 Bevel Line Rd.
  • 15193268646

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  • 277 Riverside Drive West
  • 18779737829

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  • 5195213436

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  • 377 Riverside Drive East
  • 18009918888

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  • 2330 Huron Church Road
  • 18002285050

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  • 2955 Dougall Ave.
  • 18004246423

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  • 279 Erie Street South
  • 15193269071

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  • 201 Erie Street North
  • 15193250260

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  • 15 Main East
  • +15197335070

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INN136

  • 15 Main East
  • 1-519-733-5070

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INN31

  • 15 Main East
  • +15197336900

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  • 1362 East Shore Road
  • +15197242200

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  • 629 Schiller Beach Road
  • +15195672007

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  • 430 Ouellette Avenue
  • 15192564656

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  • 183 Main Street East
  • +15197334586

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  • 709 Heritage Rd.
  • +14166215973

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  • 8331 Middleside. Rd/County Rd 10
  • +11519726522

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  • 1840 Huron Church Road
  • 15199720770

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  • 136 Mill Street West
  • +15197336900

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