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Pretty MA beach

In the lovely town of Manchester. 10 minutes walk from the train station. Gets Crowded in the... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
Leipzig, Germany
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Beautiful Beach

My husband and I went here around sunset. It says it closes at 7 but there was no one to stop us... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Sarah D
Mt. Clemens Michigan
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“dogs running”(4 reviews)
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119 Beach St, Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA 01944-1440
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free and dog-friendly during winter months. Lot's of dogs playing and walking with their owners. Haven't visited during the summer months.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DjJassu
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Great beach. Went off season to walk on. Love that they had seats up along the wall to just sit and watch the ocean from.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank caraven2016
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

In the lovely town of Manchester. 10 minutes walk from the train station. Gets Crowded in the summer. Limited parking. Alternative use the one hour train service from Boston/North Station. 10 $ one way (sometimes weekend special discount deals)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JasonMichaelJones
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went here around sunset. It says it closes at 7 but there was no one to stop us, and plenty of ppl still at the beach. You cant park right at the beach because the really regulated residents only. It was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Their word for tourist must be idiot. Parking all day $25..You have to walk ridiculous long mile or more to get to beach. It is pretty but small...and want another $7 to just walk on beach. It is a scam. Locals want to keep for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
7  Thank Sue B
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Drove by... didn’t stop couldn’t take pictures (sign in round about - which I get if it was busy... ) fee to park ...fee to walk in beach... no side parking in other places.. thought about the park up the street but we saw dark...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank KatW972
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Beautiful clean beach in a beautiful setting. The parking is pricey and a long walk from the beach, but worth the trip.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank G_Roza_2014
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Have been visiting this beach since I was a child. It is small and lovely. I don't mind the fee as the beach is so clean and well maintained along with life guards to make sure it's chaos free. Look around at all the trash...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Tobydog67
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A beautiful beach in a quaint town. this past winter (2017-2018) saw major Nor'Easters, and as a result, the beach was washed away! It will return over time, but for now, at high tide, there is very little room for people.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank sortwellc
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Singing beach is a favorite spot in Mass. I lived in Boston for nearly 8 years, and have visited at least once a year during the last decade. This beach is among my favorite places around, and favorite beach outside the Caribbean. It’s located in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Cosoriou
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26 July 2017|
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Response from Misspicky_26 | Reviewed this property |
Not really, only a few. We've been to wingaersheek this summer as well and didn't have any issues there either.
6 July 2017|
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Response from dgccG | Reviewed this property |
Hi! We visited Singing Beach in early April, so we were able to park at the lot right near the beach. However, I know there were suggestions to park down at the train station which was a short walk to the beach. I think it... More