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nice beach

This beach is nice and convent because it is close to my house but it has too much seaweed and is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Newport, Rhode Island
Too crowded

This used to be a nice town beach but it is way too crowded now. It is smaller than most of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Denise P
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Long flat beach, ideal for surfing.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Narragansett, RI
Narragansett, RI
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This beach is nice and convent because it is close to my house but it has too much seaweed and is sometimes dirty

Thank s7nagy7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This used to be a nice town beach but it is way too crowded now. It is smaller than most of the state beaches so it gets crowded very early. The parking is only for resident that pay for passes. The lot is full by...More

2  Thank Denise P
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

It’s nice, clean beach with free parking facility. It has a long beach strip. Even in November weather is nice here. At least one should visit this place in life.

1  Thank The_Ricky_Rocks
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Narragansett Beach in Narragansett RI is an idyllic stretch of sand, about 2 miles long. Walk by the ocean water and rejuvenate your body and your soul.

Thank dfasching
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Great location, clean beach! Located in Narragansett near many other beach options as well. Great family beach area!

Thank Stacy D
Reviewed 8 October 2017

After packing up our bikes at the Kingston Train Station we headed to Narragansett Beach. We found a great parking space right along the curve of the beach. Can't believe you don't have to pay. We walked to the beach area and there were quite...More

Thank ggwje
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We stopped at the beach this past Saturday to take a walk. It was still very windy and the surf was rough so we didn't go for a swim but enjoyed watching all the surfers. Since we visited after Maria, we noticed that there wasn't...More

Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Ample parking and right on Ocean Road, this is a conveniently located and lovely beach. I went on a blustery day after Labor Day, so paid no fees at all. It's right downtown so there's restaurants and shops nearby. Definitely not a secluded beach feel,...More

Thank Lauren L
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Greatnbeach better than most on the Cape and a much easier and less stressful drive. Beautiful location and many great restaurants nearby.

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We're from Boston and usually travel to Cape Ann on our beach days, but the water is so darned cold there. Cape Cod is a traffic nightmare. Narragansett is only 1-1/2 hours south of Boston; the water is usually a good 10 degrees warmer than...More

Thank CherylMavrikos
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10 August 2017|
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Response from Janis G | Reviewed this property |
Not too bad although you might have to walk 1/2 mile and there is the trolley
Jessica N
4 August 2017|
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Response from DLG6395 | Reviewed this property |
In the off-season there are tons of people walking dogs on the beach on leashes. In the summer, it's a whole other story with no dogs allowed.
16 July 2017|
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Response from 387indy | Reviewed this property |
No courts, but groups have set up temps.