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Nice family beach. Gentle waves lapping the shore. Large sand area. Flat and sloping in other... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
janhanbanana
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Fairfield, Connecticut
Big beach

Very nice for children, wide, calm, there is a nice playground close to the parking.It is a place... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2017
Matilde I
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bahia blanca
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

The beach was clean, the water was clear and temperature was wonderful for late September. The bathrooms were very clean.

Thank CJDANGELS
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Nice family beach. Gentle waves lapping the shore. Large sand area. Flat and sloping in other places. Lifeguards and full service snack counter. Bathrooms. Parking is the issue if you have not purchased a season pass. Daily fees are high. Parking further away and walking...More

2  Thank janhanbanana
Reviewed July 31, 2018

The beach itself was nice enough. All the amenities you would look for, clean bathrooms, nice beach, HOWEVER, the parking authority seems to be running a scam. I arrived at 9:00 AM on Sunday. There was no one at the gate to collect payment for...More

6  Thank Annette M
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Pleasantly surprised with this beach. Large, clean and not terribly rocky. (There are some, don't get me wrong, but I was able to walk around barefoot) Facilities are nice and right next to the beach so you don't have to trek far to bathrooms or...More

Thank Hilary M
Reviewed June 25, 2018

I grew up going to the beach in Fairfield every Summer. Long Island Sound in this area is absolutely beautiful. The water is warm during the summer, and since it's in the sound, you can enjoy the experience of low tide even more.

4  Thank Willowkara
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

If you dont want to pay the parking fee you can go to the marina adjacent to the beach . There is a state lot at the marina called the open space lot .it is free to park here but a very long walk to...More

3  Thank Gilbert R
Reviewed March 28, 2018

I spent time at Jennings beach during a recent visit to Fairfield, Ct. I am a shell collector and enjoyed a wonderful walk on the beach. I found lots of shells! The beach was clean and well maintained. We also enjoyed a walk out on...More

1  Thank Megrdillon
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Have lived in town many years, just a beach... no scenic or memorable features like at nearby (Milford) or State Park beaches

Thank CrimsonEagleDelight
Reviewed January 13, 2018

I enjoyed my time at Jennings Beach. The sand (at least away from the water) is nice and comfy. Also, there is a snack bar that serves lunch and frozen treats. There is a large pavilion that hosts events. I recommend this for anyone. You...More

1  Thank lukesawyer985
Reviewed December 7, 2017

Very nice for children, wide, calm, there is a nice playground close to the parking.It is a place to rest and enjoy.

Thank Matilde I
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