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9 miles from town..but worth the trip!

We love to drive out here to look around. Excellent fishing out on Great Point. We like to stop at... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
Beluga4162
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Connecticut
Great

If you like to 4 Wheel in the sand this is the place. Allow a few hours to see and even fish a... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
jpfjed
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New Canaan, Connecticut
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

We love to drive out here to look around. Excellent fishing out on Great Point. We like to stop at the Wauwinet Hotel for lunch or dinner on the way out. It’s fun to see the Bay and ocean at the same time.

Thank Beluga4162
Reviewed August 29, 2018

If you like to 4 Wheel in the sand this is the place. Allow a few hours to see and even fish a little. Make sure that you follow all the rules an you will hav a great time.

Thank jpfjed
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Great beach right off the road with brown-sugar-sand. Very clean and seen multiple sea-lions. Location is far away from everything.

Thank okybrian
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Wauwinet is where you go to see the amazing sunsets and have a cocktail at Millie's. Very nice beach area favored by locals. Could be windy though. No rentals, bring your own umbrellas, chairs, food & beverages.

1  Thank LGspartan
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

This hotel is actually quite nice, so you might wonder why I give it three stars. I do because of the value proposition. It makes you feel taken advantage of at every turn. Nickel and dimed. In the first place, our room was about $1,200...More

Thank DL674
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Hotel sitting area has a nice fireplace. They offer complementary wine and cheese daily at 4 pm, though we missed out on this. Staff members are extremely friendly, professional, attentive and helpful. They gave us an umbrella when we departed as it was raining out....More

1  Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Sunnier days can bring nature experience up close and personal. Lovely beaches, walking and biking trails along with sights and sounds stimulating the spirit.

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Love this beach, in all conditions. A little off the beaten path makes it less crowded and more enjoyable. Spectacular place to walk and talk

Thank Samiam433
Reviewed September 13, 2017

We took the Wauwinnet Hotel's jitney out to walk around the property and have a drink. The ride is free, though we gave the nice driver a tip. I"d stayed here before it had it's upscale makeover and it still has an incredible charm and...More

3  Thank GracieBlue
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Had a fabulous 3 day stay in Nantuket. The island is beautiful and the people were so friendly and unpretentious.Loved it.

Thank Fabcab
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