Photo Credit: Shirley Gallant


The original home of the first major groups of British emigrants who settled in P.E.I. in 1770, Stanhope is a very popular destination for many visitors.

Boasting a top-notch golf course which offers a beautiful view of the surrounding seascape, Stanhope boasts a major cottage industry and also offers camping nearby. Within easy access of the P.E.I. National Park, the Stanhope Beach Resort is a charming location, providing fine dining and numerous other activities.

Once a local hotspot during P.E.I`s rum-running era, Stanhope epitomizes the beauty and tranquility of our North Shore.

Stanhope is part of the Green Gables Shore Touring Region.


The Chief Public Health Office in consultation with the Provincial and Federal Government will determine when it's safe for other provinces to come visit the Island.

Effective July 3rd, travel restrictions between the Atlantic Provinces have been lifted. Residents coming from Atlantic Canada are required to complete a self-declaration travel form, here.

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