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This is a wonderful beach at which to swim, sun or walk. It is long and wide, with various... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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Wonderful wide beach, perfect for building sand castles, or swimming, walking or just sunbathing... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Bettie G
South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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Bass River Beach, South Yarmouth, Yarmouth, MA
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

This is a wonderful beach at which to swim, sun or walk. It is long and wide, with various attractions and amenities along the way, including places for refreshments, fishing, a gazebo, bathrooms, and several parking areas. The beach also features several concerts on summer...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank albetwjj
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful wide beach, perfect for building sand castles, or swimming, walking or just sunbathing! Huge parking lot, snack bar, shower towers.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Bettie G
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This is a great, wide beach at the mouth of the bass river. It has a fishing pier, bathhouse and food available. Parking fee I believe $17/day.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great beach for both adults and kids. They host free beach concerts on Monday evenings in July and August . Lovely way to spend an evening with someone special!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank M4964RBcatherines
Reviewed 17 August 2017

beautiful clean beach, loved it there, parking was kind of pricey but about the average for the Cape Cod area. Wonderful pristine beach, highly recommend

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank JoAnn D
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

My family loved this little beach! Actually all the public beaches in Yarmouth were nice, I just was particular to this one because in addition to the snack bar, the beach and swimming, it had a great little pier area to watch boats and the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Sean R
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Of all the beaches in the Yarmouth area, this was our favorite. Get there early for parking - park close to the entrance to the boardwalk, if possible. There are great facilities, lifeguards and a snack bar. The fishing deck and jetty offer additional fun...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank RoadTripsUnlimited
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Deep sandy beach that is perfect for sandcastles, plenty of seashell hunting, but go early because the parking fills up fast.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank CrisMOS
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great Beach, well maintained by the town, always has a sand sculpture during the summer month. Long beach with plenty of room for the guests, plus cape cod residents. Also a fishing pier and it is well kept as well and a huge pay parking...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Steven D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Nicknamed "Smugglers," this beach is family friendly, large and has a pier that overlooks Bass River and the many sail and motor boats going out to sea. The beach also has a Sunrise Sunday Methodist mass/service @ 7:30 am. The beach is clean and has...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Amy B
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Destinie A
8 November 2017|
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Response from KathyPLMN | Reviewed this property |
Deep and long....unsure measurement...a couple football fields.
3 May 2017|
Response from searayguy1 | Reviewed this property |
There are several hotels on South Shore Drive with various prices. Right nest door is the Ocean Club. A beautiful resort
7 August 2016|
Response from StaceyandCory | Reviewed this property |
I think the sign said 6 o'clock until dusk.