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Compo Beach

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Address: 60 Compo Beach Rd, Westport, CT 06880-6853
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Amazing Place for Family and Parties

Love going with the kids. A beautiful jetty, and willing lifeguards. Also, excellent food at the beaches' own restaurant. The Huge playground where the kids play when they get... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lila F
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Trumbull, Connecticut, United States
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited the beach a few times (always with a group of people). For north east beach it is OK but nothing compare to a Caribbean beach or mediteranian. It is well organized with children play ground and the sand is mostly clean. Yet if you come by car, you won't be able to park unless you are a westport... More 

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Thank Tibi N
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Love going with the kids. A beautiful jetty, and willing lifeguards. Also, excellent food at the beaches' own restaurant. The Huge playground where the kids play when they get bored of swimming. We love to go several times a year.

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Thank Lila F
Westport, Connecticut
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I live a mile from this beach and most go after 5:00 - one of the only beaches I know that is as busy in the evening as during the day. Fun place to hang with friends and catch up over a glass of wine

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Thank Patricia H
Hertford, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 April 2017

nice not crowed .,expansive views of the sound plenty of parking. however seems to be best suited to go with town resident as parking is expensive.

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Thank Tom W
Westport, Connecticut
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34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I travel the world and enjoy taking pictures of the sun rising or setting. Yet, right here at home, we have the perfect location for both. Get there early in the morning or late in the afternoon and you will be guaranteed a beautiful show that changes every day! In addition, you have a beautiful beach. No wonder the British... More 

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Thank JPM526
Westport, Connecticut
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35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Nothing like a walk along compo beach. Beautiful on a nice day and refreshing on not nice days. A go to spot for me.

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Thank AJMcma
Normal, Illinois
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133 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We experienced Compo Beach on a frigid March day, just to say we visited Connecticut. It was part of a dare, so to speak, to add Connecticut to our family "visited this place" list. A cabbie took us from the train station to Compo Beach, weaving us along a course that introduced us to amazing homes of surely some big-time... More 

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Thank normalwriter
Westport, Connecticut
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35 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

What a great place to enjoy the beauty of the Long Island Sound and Westport. Whether your just looking to cool off on a hot day or worshiping the sun. Compo Beach has something for the entire family. Swim Playground, Volleyball, small boat launch, grills, picnic tables, what more could you want.

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Thank Kevin M
New York
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58 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Nice semi-private town beach on Long Island Sound. Admission is charged except for town residents who purchase an annual pass. The views are spectacular, and the space expansive. Nice facilities. A nice and relaxing place to be.

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Thank trueblueinny
Westport, Connecticut
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17 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

While I could tell you about the crowds during the day. The lack of waves. The rocky sand. The snooty Westportians huddled around their beach blankets, judging others on the make of their umbrellas. I'll tell you about something else. Something that makes this beach truly wonderful. Just before the sunsets, head to the picnic tables at the far end... More 

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