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Nice and relaxing day at the beach!

We thought we would hit the beach on our first day in Cape Cod, a Sunday in early August. That was... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Sean O
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Arvada, CO
Warm Water/Long Beach

If you are looking to walk or run the beach, this beach has very long stretch. I love that you can... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
capehomes
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Bourne, Massachusetts
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This scenic stretch of beach on charming Cape Cod is perfect for relaxing, birdwatching and hiking.
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Sandy Neck Rd, Sandwich, MA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not the best beach! They did have very pretty dunes and grass however, the water was freezing cold and my boys couldn't stand to be in it longer than a few seconds, and no farther than ankle deep. Water was calm, sunset was beautiful, just...More

2  Thank KD0405
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love to run Sandy Neck beach all year. You can see many wildlife species and last winter saw two Snowy Owls. You can walk 7 miles without crossing a road.

2  Thank pasojack
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We thought we would hit the beach on our first day in Cape Cod, a Sunday in early August. That was a big mistake. The beaches were absolutely full and crowded. Instead, we opted to go on Monday, relatively early (9:00). There were only 3...More

1  Thank Sean O
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The beach is terrible. Extremely rocky on beach and in water. Not good to swim in at all. Water is extremely cold. Very disappointed. Can’t swim until high tide. Don’t go!!!

1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

The name may set some up for expectations that only lead to disappointment. Maybe the section that the RVs access with a special permit is sandy because it stretches on for miles to sandy neck lighthouse. Our rental came with a pass so we checked...More

1  Thank imsupafly
Reviewed 19 July 2018

If you are looking to walk or run the beach, this beach has very long stretch. I love that you can take your camper, SUV or car on the beach! You also can have fires. Make sure you bring water shoes since the beach has...More

Thank capehomes
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Sandy Neck Beach is a decent stretch of sand on the bay side of Cape Cod. The beach is rocky, so bring your water shoes! There aren’t a ton of people there, which is really nice, and they’ve sectioned out some of the dunes to...More

1  Thank MeraKi25
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I love the cleanness of this beach. It is definitely the most clean beach in the area. It’s not usually crowded but downside is that it doesn’t have that much of sand beach (despite the name). Only patches of sand and more rocks.

Thank Amon182
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

The dunes, and landscape of this beach is just beautiful to is! The water is cold, but clear and beautiful! Fine for wading and walking the beach. (With sandals or water shoes since there are rocks) We saw a seal too, which was cool, but...More

1  Thank Danielle H
Reviewed 28 June 2018

This area is beautiful, but you have to pay per car load as you do with most of the beaches on the Cape. Very pricey for tourists on a weeks vacation. BUT if you watch for programs, they have turtle releases, bird walks and more...More

1  Thank JoyceVanPelt
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