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Clean and pretty beach

This beach is right in the middle of downtown Lake Geneva, near all the shops and eateries. When... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
Come after 5 for no fee

We visited this beach on a cloudy Friday evening after 5 and were able to enter for free. You have... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
Peoria, Illinois
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Public beach on Lake Geneva popular with swimmers, sunbathers, hikers and boaters.
Wrigley Dr, Lake Geneva, WI 53147
+1 262-248-3673
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So this place has special memories to my friends and I. It used to be "the top deck" we loved this place! I do wish it would return to those days of live bands. Not sure what it is now, so my review is from...More

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All fashion charm Here’s what you’ll find that the Riviera Beach. Soft sand great swimming great place for lounging and relaxing.

Thank gopackgo2150
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is right in the middle of downtown Lake Geneva, near all the shops and eateries. When we have gone, the beach was not crowded. There is a charge for the beach, but if you go in the late afternoon/early evening, there no longer...More

1  Thank KyleeGal
Reviewed August 9, 2018

What a wonderful day spent on Riviera Beach! I have never thought to pay to go on a beach being from a state where beaches are within a stones throw of our home for free, but this was a quaint little beach with a lot...More

1  Thank RoaminRoxi
Reviewed August 7, 2018

$8 for people over 13!?. Family of 4 with teenagers....welcome to Lake Geneva, that'll be $32 to swim on a beach with boat oil seeping over. 9am to 5pm. So we didn't bother. (Americans get so little annual vacation time, so unlike say the British...More

1  Thank highams5
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Nowhere on any of the websites that advertise this beach was there any mention of a fee. Still I checked the signs the night before luckily and discovered there was a fee. Came back the next day with just rnough money to pay the entry...More

3  Thank Roger C
Reviewed July 23, 2018

I've been looking for a beach close to IL that didn't require such a far drive. And we found it! Super clean beach, pay for entrance at the green machines they take cash and debit/credit. Beach was clean and not crowded at all. My daughter...More

2  Thank Figueroa C
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We visited this beach on a cloudy Friday evening after 5 and were able to enter for free. You have to pay during the day, but after 5:00 every day, you can be on the beach free of charge. There was virtually no one there...More

2  Thank NatParkHikerJess
Reviewed July 1, 2018

The beach appears well-kept (clean & well-maintained)--just watch out for the occasional bit of seaweed when swimming. Conveniently close to the stores on the boat dock & boat tours. Nice open view from the beach of both the lake and surrounding town. Since the beach...More

2  Thank klaus724
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Beach was not very crowded, many families where enjoying the sun. There was a Life guard on duty and the beach was clean. The water was cold but overall a great beach to visit very close to town and not far from surrounding hotels. Worth...More

Thank Bunny77
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January 22, 2018|
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Response from Lawrie W | Reviewed this property |
You can use wheelchair to see sculptures
April 17, 2017|
Response from sarlis |
Sorry, no shells at this beach.
Monica N
July 20, 2016|
Response from Val N | Reviewed this property |
Yes but no glass bottles and no liquor.