Best Playgrounds in Vancouver

Check out the top Playgrounds in Vancouver, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Kitsilano Beach
1. Kitsilano Beach
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361 local reviews
Kitsilano Beach, Vancouver
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Kim & Patricia
Kitsilano beach also known as Kits beach is one of the most popular beaches in Vancouver, BC.It holds several …
Steve
The most popular beach in the city, it is great for everyone. Swimming, beach food, nearby cafes/restaurants,…
Andy
The most popular beach in the city, it is great for everyone. Swimming, beach food, nearby cafes/restaurants, …
1. Kitsilano Beach
1. Kitsilano Beach
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361 local reviews
Kitsilano Beach, Vancouver
Kim & Patricia
Kim & Patricia
Kitsilano beach also known as Kits beach is one of the most popular beaches in Vancouver, BC.It holds several sports events and festivals du…
Steve
Steve
The most popular beach in the city, it is great for everyone. Swimming, beach food, nearby cafes/restaurants, playground, walking trails he…
Andy
Andy
The most popular beach in the city, it is great for everyone. Swimming, beach food, nearby cafes/restaurants, playground, walking trails hea…
2. Trout Lake
2. Trout Lake
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104 local reviews
Trout Lake, Vancouver
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This is a great like lake and piece of nature in the city. Walking distance from the house. It has a great new…
Nancy
This is an urban park with an off leash dog area. Great for dog watching and if you're lucky you may spot the…
Cindy
Nothing beats a stroll around the lake! There is an off-leash dog park at one end, two kid's playgrounds, tenn…
2. Trout Lake
2. Trout Lake
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104 local reviews
Trout Lake, Vancouver
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This is a great like lake and piece of nature in the city. Walking distance from the house. It has a great new playground outside the commun…
Nancy
Nancy
This is an urban park with an off leash dog area. Great for dog watching and if you're lucky you may spot the local bald eagle perched in a…
Cindy
Cindy
Nothing beats a stroll around the lake! There is an off-leash dog park at one end, two kid's playgrounds, tennis courts, baseball diamonds, …
3. Stanley Park
3. Stanley Park
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1187 local reviews
Stanley Park, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 604-681-6728
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Nicole
Stanley Park is the Central Park of Canada. Its a great place to take you're family for a bike ride, picnic, …
Laura & Peter
Voted one of the best parks in the world. The Aquarium is there, great to bike around the seawall. (Very Touri…
Eva
An emerald jewel set between the sea ,city and mountains. Old growth trees, bike trails, the sea wall, aquariu…
3. Stanley Park
3. Stanley Park
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1187 local reviews
Stanley Park, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 604-681-6728
Nicole
Nicole
Stanley Park is the Central Park of Canada. Its a great place to take you're family for a bike ride, picnic, and make sure you bring your c…
Laura & Peter
Laura & Peter
Voted one of the best parks in the world. The Aquarium is there, great to bike around the seawall. (Very Touristy and very busy on weekends)…
Eva
Eva
An emerald jewel set between the sea ,city and mountains. Old growth trees, bike trails, the sea wall, aquarium, totem poles, swimming pools…
4. Cates Park
4. Cates Park
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32 local reviews
4141 Dollarton Hwy, North Vancouver
Closed · Opens in 5 minutes
+1 604-990-3800
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Doris
Cates Park (ancestral territory of Tsleil-Waututh Nation) offers 6 km of waterfront trails along sandy beaches…
Sean
Great place for a picnic with lots of grassy areas, playground and beach. Didn't pack a picnic, no problem, g…
Monique
This a great place for families and picnics. There's a nice beach, greenspace, and playground. There's a con…
4. Cates Park
4. Cates Park
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32 local reviews
4141 Dollarton Hwy, North Vancouver
Closed · Opens in 5 minutes
+1 604-990-3800
Doris
Doris
Cates Park (ancestral territory of Tsleil-Waututh Nation) offers 6 km of waterfront trails along sandy beaches and through forest. The Park …
Sean
Sean
Great place for a picnic with lots of grassy areas, playground and beach. Didn't pack a picnic, no problem, grab a burger at Wally Burger (…
Monique
Monique
This a great place for families and picnics. There's a nice beach, greenspace, and playground. There's a concession and washroom block. T…
5. Terra Nova Adventure Playground
5. Terra Nova Adventure Playground
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19 local reviews
2340 River Rd, Richmond
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
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Naomi
Unique playground with zipline, jungle gym, and large metal tubular slide. Also set beside beautiful Terra Nov…
Steve
Great new adventure playground for kids. It is also a beautiful area to start a walk along the river.
Jones
$1-Million Playground In Richmond, B.C. Is For 'Off-Leash' Kids
5. Terra Nova Adventure Playground
5. Terra Nova Adventure Playground
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19 local reviews
2340 River Rd, Richmond
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
Naomi
Naomi
Unique playground with zipline, jungle gym, and large metal tubular slide. Also set beside beautiful Terra Nova boardwalk trail along the wa…
Steve
Steve
Great new adventure playground for kids. It is also a beautiful area to start a walk along the river.
Jones
Jones
$1-Million Playground In Richmond, B.C. Is For 'Off-Leash' Kids
6. John Lawson Park
6. John Lawson Park
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19 local reviews
750 17th St, West Vancouver
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+1 604-925-7275
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Saurabh & Rashmi
This is one of our family's favorite parks! This is a scenic park situated on the beach with stunning views o…
Diane And That Handsome Guy Is Dan
Children's playground, water park, picnic area with covered picnic benches, large grass area, trees for shade,…
Julie
Truly one of the most beautiful and impressive kids parks and playgrounds you will ever see. Set upon a breat…
6. John Lawson Park
6. John Lawson Park
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19 local reviews
750 17th St, West Vancouver
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+1 604-925-7275
Saurabh & Rashmi
Saurabh & Rashmi
This is one of our family's favorite parks! This is a scenic park situated on the beach with stunning views of English Bay, the Lions Gate …
Diane And That Handsome Guy Is Dan
Diane And That Handsome Guy Is Dan
Children's playground, water park, picnic area with covered picnic benches, large grass area, trees for shade, beach, pier, ocean, sea walk,…
Julie
Julie
Truly one of the most beautiful and impressive kids parks and playgrounds you will ever see. Set upon a breathtaking oceanfront backdrop
7. Central Park
7. Central Park
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54 local reviews
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Kevin
Central Park is a 90-hectare (222 acre) urban park. It's primary attraction is the large proportion of its lan…
Happy Stay!
It’s one of the best Burnaby parks and recreation areas for playing sports. It has tennis courts, a baseball d…
Laura
A beautiful 86.4-hectare forest park. Park features an 18-hole Pitch & Putt Golf, Playground, Tennis Courts, …
7. Central Park
7. Central Park
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54 local reviews
Kevin
Kevin
Central Park is a 90-hectare (222 acre) urban park. It's primary attraction is the large proportion of its land reserved as a well-preserved…
Happy Stay!
Happy Stay!
It’s one of the best Burnaby parks and recreation areas for playing sports. It has tennis courts, a baseball diamond, an outdoor swimming po…
Laura
Laura
A beautiful 86.4-hectare forest park. Park features an 18-hole Pitch & Putt Golf, Playground, Tennis Courts, Ball Diamond, 6 Horseshoe Pitc…
8. Douglas Park
8. Douglas Park
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17 local reviews
801 W 22nd Ave, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 7:30 AM
+1 604-257-8130
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Marilyn
Local community and recreation centre with local playground, basketball court, zipline and water/wading pool. …
Jennifer & Michael
One of the city's most diversely-loved parks. Catch a cricket game on weekends, jog around the 1km track, ta…
Mike
We love this park, great running track and trim park, playground, water park in the Summer. Great for a picnic…
8. Douglas Park
8. Douglas Park
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17 local reviews
801 W 22nd Ave, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 7:30 AM
+1 604-257-8130
Marilyn
Marilyn
Local community and recreation centre with local playground, basketball court, zipline and water/wading pool. (Playground area under constru…
Jennifer & Michael
Jennifer & Michael
One of the city's most diversely-loved parks. Catch a cricket game on weekends, jog around the 1km track, take the kids to the playground,…
Mike
Mike
We love this park, great running track and trim park, playground, water park in the Summer. Great for a picnic.
9. Queens Park
9. Queens Park
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23 local reviews
Queens Park, New Westminster
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Meghan
Running and walking trails wind through the park to connect all the amenities (rainbow playground, petting zoo…
Rya & Greg
Large playground, water park and petting zoo in the summer. Rose Garden, great place for a picnic. Movies in…
Sneza
Good for walks, jogging, and outdoor sports. Tennis courts, soccer, basketball and baseball fields. Playground…
9. Queens Park
9. Queens Park
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23 local reviews
Queens Park, New Westminster
Meghan
Meghan
Running and walking trails wind through the park to connect all the amenities (rainbow playground, petting zoo, sports fields, off-leash dog…
Rya & Greg
Rya & Greg
Large playground, water park and petting zoo in the summer. Rose Garden, great place for a picnic. Movies in the park every Friday night J…
Sneza
Sneza
Good for walks, jogging, and outdoor sports. Tennis courts, soccer, basketball and baseball fields. Playground with spray park in the summer
10. Grandview Park
10. Grandview Park
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23 local reviews
1657 Charles St, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 604-257-8158
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Lisa
Awesome kids playground, including WATER PARK. So much fun. Grown-Ups chill, hula hoop, play music and bike ho…
Tami
Water park in the summer for kids, playground, bicycle polo court and general fun place where musicians play i…
Abigail
Great park, lots of grass space to hang out on, benches scattered throughout, picnic tables, awesome kids play…
10. Grandview Park
10. Grandview Park
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23 local reviews
1657 Charles St, Vancouver
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 604-257-8158
Lisa
Lisa
Awesome kids playground, including WATER PARK. So much fun. Grown-Ups chill, hula hoop, play music and bike hockey, buy from ad-hoc vendors …
Tami
Tami
Water park in the summer for kids, playground, bicycle polo court and general fun place where musicians play impromptu concerts and vendors …
Abigail
Abigail
Great park, lots of grass space to hang out on, benches scattered throughout, picnic tables, awesome kids playground, there are even bathroo…
11. David Lam Park
11. David Lam Park
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52 local reviews
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Steve
A short walk away with seawall access, marinas, a playground, full-featured community center, and magnificent …
Michael
Relaxed park with sport courts, playgrounds & a spacious grassy area, plus skyline & water views.
Thomas
Beautiful park! Grass field, basketball, tennis, playground, and seawall! Walking distance!
11. David Lam Park
11. David Lam Park
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52 local reviews
Steve
Steve
A short walk away with seawall access, marinas, a playground, full-featured community center, and magnificent views.
Michael
Michael
Relaxed park with sport courts, playgrounds & a spacious grassy area, plus skyline & water views.
Thomas
Thomas
Beautiful park! Grass field, basketball, tennis, playground, and seawall! Walking distance!
12. Tatlow Park
12. Tatlow Park
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10 local reviews
2845 W 3rd Ave, Vancouver
Closed · Opens in 5 minutes
+1 604-873-7000
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A small rock-lined stream meanders through Tatlow Park, crossed by small footbridges. Large trees tower over q…
Alexandra
This beautiful and shady park has a good playground and a shallow, winding creek your kids will love exploring…
Kate
Park with decent playground for kiddos.
12. Tatlow Park
12. Tatlow Park
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10 local reviews
2845 W 3rd Ave, Vancouver
Closed · Opens in 5 minutes
+1 604-873-7000
Vijay
A small rock-lined stream meanders through Tatlow Park, crossed by small footbridges. Large trees tower over quiet seating areas, making thi…
Alexandra
Alexandra
This beautiful and shady park has a good playground and a shallow, winding creek your kids will love exploring.
Kate
Kate
Park with decent playground for kiddos.