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Visited with our dog

Such a beautiful location! Visited in October so it was pet friendly all day. Got to see some... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
Audra C
,
Newark, Ohio
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Quiet, great for walking

Walked on two days with friends from the area. Nice beach, dog friendly, beautiful houses, easy... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
sjp1011_12
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Honeoye Falls, New York
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Cape Porpoise, Kennebunkport, ME
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in a high tourist district, many surrounding community beaches fill quickly for parking and you miss out unless you get there early. This beach is just north of Kennebunk, so the tourism is not so heavy. The beach requires a pass which you need...More

Thank 131patq
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I guess that this beach is lovely on a summers day - a wide soft sand area - unfortunately we were on a Fall Foilage tour and the weather was awful! Could not really appreciate the benefit.

Thank David B
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful location! Visited in October so it was pet friendly all day. Got to see some wonderful fall colors too. Very large beach.

Thank Audra C
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Walked on two days with friends from the area. Nice beach, dog friendly, beautiful houses, easy access

Thank sjp1011_12
Reviewed October 2, 2018

In late September, in Maine, on a beach? YES! What a great spot! Chaise lounges are on the beach for your use and the three mile space is great for "a walk along the beach" without crowds. Would love to come back here again

Thank rala14
Reviewed September 23, 2018

What a quiet, quaint and beautiful spot to stop and have lunch. Be sure to packa chair and a picnice, you won't be dissapointed

Thank beth l
Reviewed September 5, 2018

This is a nice and relaxing beach. There is a 10/12 foot tide so in the morning, you can walk far out and enjoy a wonderful view. The kids loved walking on the rocks and finding hermit crabs. You will need to purchase a parking...More

Thank smsny
Reviewed August 30, 2018

This beach has off street parking only, and I believe costs 20$ to park. Having said that, it is a great beach for taking a walk. Quiet and clean.

Thank My2centzworth
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Parking is along the road, and you must have a parking permit which can be purchased at the general store. However, a parking permit is not required after 6pm. We arrived late in the afternoon just to take a walk along the water. The beach...More

Thank sctravels3
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We were given a suggestion to go to Goose Rocks beach by the staff at our hotel. If going, you need to stop at a general store & purchase a parking pass. Parking is along the road of the beach. You will need to bring...More

Thank MGMN27
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Dawn L
July 31, 2017|
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Response from Patrick C | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall any special parking for handicap and don't recall any meters in this location sorry I couldn't be more helpful
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542Beverly
June 21, 2015|
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Response from MEB1968 | Reviewed this property |
We were there off season so it was fine while we were there….but I think we read on a Maine travel website that dogs are allowed before 8:00am and after 6:00pm during beach going season. It's a lovely beach! Have fun!
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