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Beautiful and peaceful

An absolutely stunning beautiful place. This time of year, you can walk down the beach toward the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tmickcc
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Eastham, Massachusetts
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Beautiful beach

We spend our summer in Eastham, and most of our beach days are spent here. This is such a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sonya S
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Boston, Massachusetts
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A great beach to hike, relax and soak up the natural beauty of the Cape Cod National Seashore.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An absolutely stunning beautiful place. This time of year, you can walk down the beach toward the spot and see no humans, only wild life. Highly recommend

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spend our summer in Eastham, and most of our beach days are spent here. This is such a beautiful beach. Great for surfing, boogyboarding and Long Beach walks. My favorite beach on the Cape.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sonya S
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Out of season just no-one to share the beach with. Wonderful. The ocean seams vast from here, the seals just dots. Come at day break - it’s magic.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank R0062
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Cape Cod Beach at its finest - well-patrolled (those pesky man-eating sharks) and absolutely gorgeous beach. Bring your camera or camera phone. Endless sky, endless water, endless goodness and endless peace. Light flows there. Be in it. Even in the dark there is strong light...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

One of several Cape Cod beaches my wife and I continue to visit and enjoy. It's been a few years since our last visit. It's sad how the dunes are vanishing. Thanks for the memories.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ed P
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Since there had been some shark sightings a few weeks ago, we definitely did not go in the water. There were a few very large seals playing close to shore, so didn't take any chances. It is a great beach to walk, however, sand can...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great waves, excellent walking beach but the beach is always crowded. If you have trouble with stairs, not the beach to visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sylvie L
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This was our first trip to Cape Cod and the first beach we visited. The beach is pet friendly, so bring your canines :) It was September, so the beach was pretty empty. It’s part of the National Seashore so rules are greatly enforced. No...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LoriAllen
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Very busy the day we visited. The beach, itself, is huge and has a large parking area adjacent to the dunes. Access was good, with stairs crossing over the dunes. Rest rooms and gift shop on site. Came after Labor Day so any fee was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 329bbww
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Clean water and watching the seals is amazing. One of the shortest walks to the beach from a parking lot and they have a shuttle service for you.

Date of experience: August 2018
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usviheart
24 August 2018|
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Response from Michelle H | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. we parked for free, because my mom bought the senior pass. they may have discount handicap parking.
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Lynn A
6 August 2018|
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Response from notjustashill | Reviewed this property |
Just visited this beach. There were signs prohibiting alcohol, but I noticed many people openly drinking. We had taken the precaution of putting our drinks in plastic cups to be discreet, but many locals were openly... More
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