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This is a very calm relaxing place to go if your looking for a getaway without all the noise... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Michigan
I Love Wells Beach So Much♡

Such a beautiful beach, I love going here. I suggest going here, there's an ice cream place and a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
izzyyy m
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“nice beach” (76 reviews)
“high tide” (88 reviews)
“free parking” (28 reviews)
Wells, ME
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very calm relaxing place to go if your looking for a getaway without all the noise, romantic getaway place. Took my Husband here for his Birthday and ended up staying an extra 2 nights! Went for 4th of July weekend and had...More

Thank Dollface43
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Such a beautiful beach, I love going here. I suggest going here, there's an ice cream place and a few other stores

Thank izzyyy m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is great- any time of day or night and any time of year. Accessible from many locations from Ogunquit beach to parking areas in Wells.

Thank Glenntherestranteur
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We go to Wells/Ogunquit as a tradition after Thanksgiving, and love strolling on the sandy beach, regardless of the weather. If there is a storm at sea, the waves crash into the shore and entertain us for awhile. This year, it was balmy and wonderful...More

Thank Dee P
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Had to go to the beach on such a beautiful day. Sun shining, a little breezy and salt sea air. Relaxing. Refreshing. Relaxing.

Thank Eric o
Reviewed 22 November 2017

We went on the off season to walk the beach and it was just so peaceful. I loved this beach. There were some surfers there and we found a few seashells. If you are in the area go here and take a stroll and enjoy...More

Thank BusterBusBus
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Nice firm sand beach for walking. We've spent a lot of time here over the years and it's like visiting an old friend when we just returned after 11nyears!

Thank Garym053
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Just what the family needed. Quiet beach not overcrowded. Will need to pack a cooler for lunch / snacks. Water cool but refreshing. Enjoyed some down time, loved the scenery, and lobster from local market after the beach

Thank D B
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

One of the cleanest beach i've been on. We stayed at Thousand Trails in Wells main. So we got to visit a lot of clean beaches.

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Visited in late October. Happened to have a warm, sunny few days. Hardly anybody on the beach. It's long and very walkable when the tide is lower. High tide can be challenging in spots. Enough things were open so we could find places to eat...More

Thank mrsomes
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4 July 2017|
Response from Kiki C | Reviewed this property |
Hey, Sorry for the delay... not sure how, we did not use the train. Thx
10 September 2016|
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Response from clubgrub | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what the official rules there are regarding smoking. I have seen a few people smoking there, including the lifeguards.
2 August 2016|
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Response from Patty C | Reviewed this property |
There is a municipal parking lot (fee) off of Island Beach Rd. Follow walking path to jetty/beach area.