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Gilgo Beach is very beautiful especially s'en from the sky comfortably seated in a plane by good... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
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Long Island Beach

It's a private town beach in the ocean with clean white sand. The bayside has boat slips that you... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
New York City, New York
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“long island” (5 reviews)
Babylon, NY
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Gilgo Beach is very beautiful especially s'en from the sky comfortably seated in a plane by good weather!

2  Thank Nizza-la-Bella54
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

It's a private town beach in the ocean with clean white sand. The bayside has boat slips that you can pull up and tie up in. The Gilgo Inn is a small bar on the bayside to grab a drink and watch the sunset.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Gilgo is the place to be for sun, surf, cold beer/cocktails on the bayside at the GBI. All kinds of kinds go to Gilgo. All swim, surf, boogie board, play volleyball, whatever. An awesome vibe here.

Thank finch0213
Reviewed 11 August 2016

as a town resident, you can buy the beach pass, allowing you to enjoy this little gem for free. the Gilgo Beach Inn is an added attraction. Love that place!

1  Thank 11messiah
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Always loved it. Went again this past weekend and still in love. Perfect size and has all amenities you could want. The parking lot is small, the walk over to beach is short/quick and the beach has the right amount of people with a nice...More

Thank fishermary69
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

Another great long island south shore beach. Perfect white sand, nice surf and great times. Unfortunately like most Long Island beaches it is accessible only to town residents.

Thank JesusDad
Reviewed 12 March 2015

Can't always get in to this beach, unless I'm with family/friends that have a Babylon town permit, but I do love it here. So much nicer than the public beaches. Less crowded with more of a local feel.

1  Thank donna2468
Reviewed 8 December 2014

We love Gilgo Beach!!!! I have always been a "cedar overlook beach girl". since I was a little girl, we used to frequent that beach every week several times a week. Now as a Mom of older children, my husband and I love to go...More

2  Thank gettinthejobdone
Reviewed 23 July 2014

If you live in Connecticut, NYC or lower NY and want to get one day of learning to surf or expand your learning this is a great place to start. The first step is to contact Bunger Surf Shop in Babylon, the home of the...More

3  Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Always crowded and always fun. Boat docking is available and there's a small snack shack with burgers and drinks. There's usually some music playing on weekend afternoons. Just get there early to secure a parking spot.

2  Thank suz3032
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Frankie DePinto D
23 July 2017|
Response from Nizza-la-Bella54 | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't know if there is a coach or a bus going there . Maybe You can rent a car.
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20 April 2015|
Response from travel743 |
The nearest decent hotel or motel would be on the mainland, about 20-30 minutes away