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Always a great beach day

Calm, pretty serene and relaxing. Not vendors, rides or games. Just beach and facilities. All makes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
michebagsnmore
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Worcester, Massachusetts
Great beach.

I have friends that rave about their beaches. Folks up in Boston rave about the beaches at the... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
paul1009
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White Plains, New York
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

This beach is clean, hardly any seaweed and no red tide. The best part is that there is very limited parking which means the beach is not crowded like the others even on the hottest of days. But still there are some people that just...More

10  Thank Robert F
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Very nice beach but parking is expensive for out of state visitors. Also, parking tends to fill up so you need to get there early.

4  Thank Christina S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Calm, pretty serene and relaxing. Not vendors, rides or games. Just beach and facilities. All makes for a great beach day!

Thank michebagsnmore
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I have friends that rave about their beaches. Folks up in Boston rave about the beaches at the Cape. I’m a New Yorker and we think Jones Beach is terrific. It’s pretty good. Down in Philadelphia and South Jersey they love the Shore. I’ve been...More

1  Thank paul1009
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I’ve been to East Beach twice this summer. What a spectacular beach. The cleanest beach I’ve been too. Beautiful blue green water. Soft clean sand....your feet will feel so clean and well exfoliated .Amazing waves bring your boogie boards they are allowed but no floating...More

3  Thank Colleen V
Reviewed 28 August 2018

the parking lot is small you have to get there early even on a weekday but therefore the beach is never crowded. This is a beautiful beach! Very clean exactly what we were looking for we will return and only$5 per visit!

Thank Caroline E
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Great beach! Parking was cheap compared to other places. Sand was super soft and very clean. Highly recommend!

Thank froghopper7
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We got here early on a Sunday( 9 am) and the small parking lot was half full. The attendant said its usually filled by 10. Nice clean toilets/changing rooms. Only downside was that there is no food available within walking distance so pack accordingly because...More

3  Thank Jim G
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

This beach is clean, hardly any seaweed and no red tide. The best part is that there is very limited parking which means the beach is not crowded like the others even on the hottest of days. But still there are some people that just...More

10  Thank Robert F
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Lets get this right. RI has some of the best beaches in the entire world and we have 44 miles of coastline and tons of beaches. all kept up and clean. nice choice of large or small waves. Surfers beaches and beaches for the entire...More

Thank Barry N
Reviewed 13 June 2018

As a native Rhode Islander I can firmly say that this beach is the best in the state. I live in a different state now, but every time I come back during the summer I make a point to visit East. Clear, blue water. Soft,...More

6  Thank CH8722
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Wonderful beach with clean water and sand. During the season only the early birds will gain entrance as parking fills quickly, even on weekdays.

1  Thank Jim B
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No, you cannot bring a grill.
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Sarah S
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Response from Robert F | Reviewed this property |
Went again this past Sunday and there is a sign, no pets.
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