Trip Planner:   Canada  /  British Columbia  /  West Vancouver  /  Parks  /  Ambleside Park

Ambleside Park, West Vancouver

(4.5/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Enjoy the picturesque coastal environs and an abundant list of things to do at Ambleside Park. The park offers something for everyone, including relaxing strolls along the scenic waterfront, games of beach volleyball, or diving into your favorite book on the sand. The well-packed facilities include outdoor public showers, parking, and picnic tables perfect for a relaxing alfresco meal. Bring a camera along to capture fine panoramic views of the downtown Vancouver skyline and Stanley Park. Put Ambleside Park on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our West Vancouver trip generator.
Create a full West Vancouver itinerary
map

Plan your trip to West Vancouver

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in West Vancouver by other users

38 days in West Vancouver BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in West Vancouver BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in West Vancouver BY A USER FROM CANADA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in West Vancouver BY A USER FROM CANADA March, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: March, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in West Vancouver BY A USER FROM LUXEMBOURG July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Canada BY A USER FROM GERMANY June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in West Vancouver BY A USER FROM BELGIUM May, outdoors, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Canada BY A USER FROM CANADA August, outdoors, beaches, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, beaches, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Canada & Seattle BY A USER FROM CANADA August, outdoors, beaches, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, beaches, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Canada BY A USER FROM CANADA August, outdoors, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Canada BY A USER FROM CANADA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Canada BY A USER FROM GERMANY June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • In my opinion, the very best place in Vancouver! I feel so happy every time I'm there. Just love it!  more »
  • I was looking for parking and wandered in and was richly awarded by a really nice children's park and beach side. very nice!  more »
  • My boyfriend and I went here for a romantic view of the ocean under the moonlight. Nobody was there, so it was very quiet and private. Wow.... It's so nice there! I love the park benches with ocean vi...  more »
Google
  • A very beautiful seawall. A great place for a walk. Shops and restaurants just a stones throw. Dog friendly trail. Beautiful parks. And great place for familys
  • Nice amenities. Parking is a mess if lots people are going boating as it lacks adequate parking space for park users, sports facility users, local shopping and there is no proper parking that I've seen for boat trailers to they just block up everything. Excellent modern washroom design at the sports fields that is designed to reduce gender stigma - kudos! Beautiful field hockey-only pitch with several additional multi-sport fields. Unfortunately flooding can be an issue and tournaments cannot use air-horns due to noise bylaws (which makes managing tournies MUCH more difficult than at other locations as players waiting for games have a very hard time hearing). Typicaly a bit cooler than many other fields due to its location right near the ocean.
  • A cute and popular sandy beach park in the city... wheelchair accessible. Nice logs and benches to sit on. The ocean view with sailboats and further out, ships.
  • Nice open park with many fields and a dog park. Pitch and putt course is dun if your try tired of stanely park. Fishing at the mouth of the capilano river might net you a salmon.
  • Awesome! Love the beach here and watch the guys catching crab of the pier. You can see seals and watch the fisherman catch salmon. The volleyball and basketball courts are good and plenty of park to kick a soccer ball around.