Located just 15 minutes from Charlottetown, Brackley Beach was named after a clerk of the P.E.I. Legislative Council who served the province from 1772 to 1776 before drowning in what is now Brackley Bay. A popular destination for many visitors, Brackley Beach offers miles of pristine sandy beaches and majestic dunes with various nearby attractions to enthrall all guests to the region. Part of the P.E.I. National Park, Brackley Beach, which extends into Rustico Harbour and forms Rustico Island, also offers camping and numerous accommodations for guests. As well, the eclectically designed Dunes Gallery comes complete with a gallery of Island art, craft shop and cafe which offers a delicious menu of avant-garde cuisine.
Brackley Beach is part of the Green Gables Shore Touring Region