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Best things to do in Pelee

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Natural Feature
“Boat ride over to Pelee where you can camp, swim ride bikes or go to the local vineyard!”
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Bakery
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“This is our version of Starbucks! Great coffee, breakfast, lunch, baked goods, and excellent service!”
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Establishment
“Enjoy a lovely afternoon touring the winery and trying out the deli items! ”
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Bar
“Great food and great fun into the night! Plus, their beach patio looks out on the North Shore of the Island and toward mainland Ontario. Live music every Friday and Saturday night starting at 9pm. ”
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Lodging
“Open most days for dinner, the Anchor & Wheel specializes in local seafood and has a Florida Keys-style atmosphere.”
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Arts & Crafts Store
“A non-profit organization that was established in 1995 to create a centre for arts and culture on Pelee Island. Housed in a historic building, this community initiative mirrors the thriving and resourceful spirit of the Island community. Art Works features the work of many local artists, photographers, potters, weavers, woodworkers, authors, jewellers, textile artists, artisans, and more. At Pelee Art Works you can discover unique arts and crafts, gift items and Pelee souvenirs. These one-of-a-kind hand made gifts support the work of local and regional artists and artisans. During our May - October season you can sign up for a variety of adult and children's art classes. ”
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Burger Joint
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“They say the Westview has the Best View! Located directly across from the ferry terminal, you will find great pub fare for lunch and dinner. The fun also continues into the night with drinks and live music most weekends! A popular spot for day and night time fun on Pelee!”
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Bicycle Store
“Explore Pelee offers the best ways to discover the secret human and natural history of Pelee Island! With daily motor tours, bike tours, hiking tours, bicycle rentals and the Island's only taxi service, we aim to make everyone's trip to Pelee as enjoyable as possible. No matter what you're looking for, give us a call and we'll help design the best possible Island experience for your family or group. ”
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Food
“A great place to stop for an ice cream or a quick snack! This business is located in the building which was formerly the first garage and gas station on Pelee! ”
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Government Building
“A great spot to take in the history of Pelee Island and view artifacts from the past. ”
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Park
“Pelee is a renowned bird lover’s paradise. One of the best spots for birding is the Fish Point Nature Preserve on the South side of Pelee. Even for non-birders, Fish Point, a shifting sand bar that extends anywhere from 1-3 kilometers into the lake depending on weather patterns, is a must see. ”
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Park
“A easy sandy walk to the lighthouse on the north east shore of Pelee Island”
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Point of Interest
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Bicycle Store
“Stop in for all your biking and hiking needs. Leave on the bike of your dreams! ”
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Point of Interest
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