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Front Beach

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Beachcombing

Right across the street from where I stayed. Great to walk and beach comb for sea glass and watch... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
cherylcassidy05
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Springfield, Massachusetts
So beautiful

It’s so beautiful and clean. My only complaint is the water was cold. It was breezy also but very... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
Patteycakes
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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As beaches go its reasonable. There are a lot worse in the region. Depends I guess if you are a swimmer or a sitter.

Thank confusedAussie
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Right across the street from where I stayed. Great to walk and beach comb for sea glass and watch the birds.

Thank cherylcassidy05
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

It’s so beautiful and clean. My only complaint is the water was cold. It was breezy also but very enjoyable and the sand was so fine.

Thank Patteycakes
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I've been coming to Rockport for the past 9 years. I always stay at the Captains Bounty, which is on Front Beach. It is a beautiful beach. It's not very big, but big enough. They have a floating dock that you can swim out to....More

Thank Grace L
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Front Beach is handicap friendly, with a lifeguard on duty most of the time. The seaweed was in abundance due to a bad storm. After the town cleaned it up, bugs were at a minimum.

Thank smickey81
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This is a nice clean beach. The tide was out, which made it excellent. Otherwise, it’s an extremely small beach. There was an on-site bath house, and the bathrooms were clean. Nice little area to escape to. Very family oriented.

Thank Sharron S
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

View was great, has several accommodations overlooking the beach, but definitely somewhat limited. We went with two kids aged 7 and 9 for two days and they had a good time. There are tide pools at low tide which they loved, sea glass hunting, and...More

Thank jillianfae
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Well maintained beach with a lifeguard, large public facility, and cute snack bar nearby. Wonderful on a beautiful day!

Thank MsCasualTravelor
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Maybe I'm predudist living in Rhode Island with beautiful sandy beaches, but I found this beach no comparison. Except for the view which is beautiful. We saw the beach at low tide and it was covered with people. Later in the early evening the tide...More

Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed July 9, 2018

lovely small town beach. Swim in the cool water or search for sea glass, shells, crabs and snails. Very picturesque - surrounded by old, quaint buildings and beautiful homes.

Thank 890howard
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Jackie M
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Response from Minuteman18 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know about Rockport rules. Gloucester has rules about dogs on their beaches but does not allow them "in season" which is April to September. Check with Chamber of Commerce Information booth or call police... More
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