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Wells Beach

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Wells Beach - Dog Beach

The dog beach at Wells was a blast for the kids and the dog. Everywhere there was kind and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
_tpoconnell
,
Harpenden, United Kingdom
via mobile
Pricey parking but worth it!

We paid $30 to park right at the beach. It was a beautiful day and it is a beautiful beach. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
pamp650
,
Columbus, Ohio
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nice beach” (71 reviews)
“high tide” (81 reviews)
“free parking” (26 reviews)
LOCATION
Wells, ME
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The dog beach at Wells was a blast for the kids and the dog. Everywhere there was kind and responsible owners, which made the beach feel very safe and relaxing

Thank _tpoconnell
Reviewed 4 days ago

We paid $30 to park right at the beach. It was a beautiful day and it is a beautiful beach. The sand is packed and hard at low tide so if you put your towel down it will get wet. You can sit back on...More

1  Thank pamp650
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beach area is beautiful. Simply breathtaking. Great for families. Parking is good but a little pricey

1  Thank Kathy G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful beach and area to watch waves crashing at night from the benches on Mile Road Food and stores in this area are fun to eat and shop at. Area is dog friendly

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming here for so long and and it holds so many memories, we wouldn't go anywhere else. BUT keep in mind this is Maine, and the ocean temperature rarely gets above 55 degrees. Also keep in mind that at high tide you...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I come to Wells one of the first things we do is go to the beach to watch the waves come in and out. It is so calming and enjoyable.

Thank BowlerAnnie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The spacious beach allows for a relaxing summer experience. Bring a good book and a picnic lunch and you will be all set to chill for a few hours! The water is cold - so don't forget a sweat shirt and wet suit! Parking is...More

Thank Jill F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach was one of the best I have been on! What a great small town. I was expecting a smaller beach but it was really nice. Not as crowded as one would think for July!

Thank Johnny Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wells Beach and its sister Crescent Beach are two great places to plunk down your chair, soak up the sun, take a swim or go for a nice walk. With about three miles of uninterrupted sand this is a great beach. That is, as long...More

2  Thank MoodyPoint
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great beach, maybe lesser known as the bigger beaches nearby but a great place to go. Nice places nearby and some great restaurants within a short distance.

1  Thank STEVENstoddard
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.78 km away
Varano's Italian Restaurant
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Wells Beach Lobster Pound
92 reviews
1.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hidden Cove Brewing Company
20 reviews
1.24 km away
Wells Cinema
29 reviews
1.34 km away
Wells Beach Resort Mini Golf
6 reviews
1.60 km away
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pops141
11 September 2016|
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Response from clubgrub | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what the official rules there are regarding smoking. I have seen a few people smoking there, including the lifeguards.
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K B
3 August 2016|
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Response from Patty C | Reviewed this property |
There is a municipal parking lot (fee) off of Island Beach Rd. Follow walking path to jetty/beach area.
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