Great place easy access over Marine park bridge. With plenty of parking with clean beaches & lots of great food!
About Rockaway Beach
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The beach is wide. Not much amenities. I don't want a beach town, but a cup of coffee would have been nice. Public restrooms are available.
Like the Ramones, you, too, can spend the day at Rockaway, and the beach is free! Best to take public transportation, as finding a parking spot, especially on summer weekends, can make you suicidal. The subway (A to the S) will drop you at one...More
in those crazy days between camp and school this beach is a great activity to keep our younger kids outdoors, active and happy!
The restaurant community in the Rockaway's is growing in leaps and bounds and is now a destination by many traveling on the new ferry system that links the Rockaway's with both Brooklyn and lower Manhattan. In addition, the ferry provides an excursion into Manhattan to...More
My first visit to the shore in New York was disappointing. I visited Fort Wadsworth on Staten Island while my son fished. Meeting him at the beach nearby, I was shocked to see trash, a dead Sturgeon and someone actually In the water. At the...More
This is a great spot to go the beach. Not as well known as Coney Island or Jones beach it is still a terrific spot . The subway ride might be a bit but once you are there lugging the kids and food and stuff...More
This is an easy trip for those staying in Manhattan and so worth it if you can tear yourself away from the city streets. Beautiful long clean beaches and free - unlike other parts of the USA. Join in with families relaxing and maybe take...More
My wife and I scouted this out in advance before bringing the teens from the hotel. It is just a beach and not much more - nothing except some sports facilities. On a Monday morning looked like a ghost town, so instead we went to...More