Nice golden-sand beach, clear water, 5 minutes from downtown and car, subway, bike accessible. The ideal spot to lounge in the sun or take part in nautical activities, beach volleyball or open water swimming with family and friends!
At Jean-Doré Beach, people can swim and take a refreshing dip every day during summer season. Thanks to a wide swimming area of more than 15,000 square metres, both kids and grown-ups can enjoy of fun-filled day at the Beach.
Other activities available at the beach
Prevention and safety
The Parc Jean-Drapeau team provides its clientele with a pleasant and safe swimming experience. Because the collaboration of everyone is essential, please take a few moments to familiarize yourself with the various rules and regulations in force our facilities:
Children under the age of 7 must at all times be accompanied and monitored, at a minimum, by a person aged 16 or over, wearing his/her swim suit, in the swimming area, based on the ratio below:
0-24 months 1 adult / 1 child 25 months to 7 years 1 adult / 3 children
Example: A parent who is alone, with two young children, is not allowed to enter the swimming area if one of these two children is under the age of 25 months old; this is in respect to the monitor-child ratio.
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Given the current context, we are forced to move the official opening date of the Jean-Doré Beach.
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|Before 4 p.m.||After 4 p.m.|
|2 years and under|
|14 years and over|
|Family (2 adults et 2 children)||N.a.|
|14 years and over|
|14 years and over (Aquatic Complex and Jean-Doré Beach)|
|Family (2 adults et 2 children)|
|Replacing a lost season passport|
- Season Passports are only available at the front desk of the Beach (P4 Parking).
- Rates include taxes.
- Rates shown are per person (except for family).
- Rates are shown as a guide only and are subject to change without notice.
- The Beach's rates does not include access to Aquazilla
The rates shown above do not include parking rates.
- The best way to come to the Parc Jean-Drapeau, is by subway!
Discounts and promotions
Children aged 13 and under will be able to enjoy Jean-Doré Beach for free on Wednesdays this summer, with the purchase of an adult ticket (maximum 3 children/adult).
From Monday to Friday, holders of the Accès Montréal Card get a 2 for 1 with the purchase of an individual ticket at the Jean-Doré Beach of Parc Jean-Drapeau.
Customers with functional limitations
At Jean-Doré Beach, a sidewalk circles the facilities and makes it easier for customers with reduced mobility to circulate between the parking lot, the entrance, the changing rooms, etc.
Come to the Beach in groups of 20 people or more and enjoy a discount. Book your visit!
Parc Jean-Drapeau also offers a day camp special to experience in a group.
Free Wi-Fi, changing rooms, lockers (bring your padlock), snack bar, lending of volleyball and flotation devices, rental of deck chairs and baby changing station.
While you are at Parc Jean-Drapeau, take time to grab a snack with family and friends at one of the many restauration areas located by our various facilities.
Before visiting, please consult the regulations for the Beach Jean-Doré.
- Anyone not complying with the regulations is subject to a warning. The Société du parc Jean-Drapeau reserves the right to eject anyone that does not obey the rules or warnings.
- The Société du parc Jean-Drapeau is not responsible for lost or stolen articles.
Frequently Asked Questions
No, bringing your own alcoholic drinks to the Beach is prohibited. Only alcoholic drinks sold at the bar-terrace are authorized. All containers, bags and coolers will be searched at the entrance to the Beach.
Under the Tobacco Control Act, smoking is prohibited at Jean-Doré Beach. People who wish to smoke must leave the Beach area and go to the designated zones.
All dogs are allowed at the Parc, except at the Beach, the Aquatic Complex and the Athletes' Quarters, provided they are kept on a leash.
Getting to Jean-Doré Beach
Jean-Drapeau Subway Station
The Jean-Drapeau subway station is located in the heart of Parc Jean-Drapeau. To get to the Parc easily and quickly, the subway is still the best way to go!
During the summer season, Parc Jean-Drapeau visitors can use the river shuttle as a means of transportation, from the Vieux-Port de Montréal (Jacques-Cartier pier) and the city of Longueuil.
Users can also bring along their bikes and they have access to a network of cycling paths at each stop.
Covid-19 - The river shuttle service will not be operational for the 2020 summer season.
Two STM shuttles provide a connection between the Jean-Drapeau subway station and various attractions.
777: Every day of the year, the 777 shuttle provides fast access to the Casino de Montréal.
Bike / BIXI
From Montréal: take the Lachine Canal bike path, near the Vieux-Port de Montréal, or the Jacques Cartier Bridge cycling path.
From the South Shore: take the Bike Link, between Saint-Lambert and Parc Jean-Drapeau, or the Jacques Cartier Bridge cycling path.
BIXI : there are many BIXI stations at the Parc during the summer season.
People can enjoy many of the cycling paths to get to or pass through the Parc Jean-Drapeau, either running or walking.
With more than 25 kilometres of trails and pathways, the Parc is a pleasant spot for hiking, all year round.
Motorists can get to Parc Jean-Drapeau by taking the Jacques Cartier Bridge or the Concorde Bridge (Bonaventure Autoroute, Pierre-Dupuy exit).
Covid-19 - In order to comply with the instructions of the City of Montréal in connection with public health directives, no parking is currently accessible to the general public.
For more details, visit Getting to the Parc.