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Long Sand beach

Plenty of room on the beach. Clean beach relaxing and fun time. Parking could be an issue if you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fred S
Stoughton, Massachusetts
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Beautiful Beach!

This is a great place. The beach is so deep and smooth. We were there in October, but I can imagine... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
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“high tide” (84 reviews)
“long sands” (66 reviews)
“nubble light” (23 reviews)
York Beach, York, ME
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty of room on the beach. Clean beach relaxing and fun time. Parking could be an issue if you get there late morning

Thank Fred S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is a great place. The beach is so deep and smooth. We were there in October, but I can imagine it's pretty busy in the summer. Parking is somewhat limited. I'd recommend coming here to take in the views and colors at sunset, even...More

Thank turbotrevor
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Love this beach off season. Quiet, beautiful,and terrific for taking a walk. Love the sound of the waves and flat beach. Can surf easily or just watch others surf. Relaxing place to have a picnic or let the kids run free.

Thank M S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I'm sure it's probably crowded in summer but our autumn visit was wonderful. The water was clear and turquoise blue and the sand was nice and packed for walking or just sitting in your beach chair and soaking up the rays! Nothing fancy around it,...More

Thank Hollyreubens
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Beautiful beach with family friendly activities. Loved the houses along the shore. Reminded me of some movies I've seen in an era gone by. Lovely, picturesque area!

Thank Slick5276
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This beach is an experience like no other. It seems to change personality throughout the day as the winds and tides change. Extremely relaxing, or exciting exploration, it accommodates both tasts.

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Blast from the past. It's amazing that all the homes that line the beach street have remained the same. WAG ( worth a gander).

Thank B7200FGkarenm
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautuful beaches in Southern Maine. Easy access, ample street parking. Surrounded by great restaurants, great shopping & don't forget to go to the Nubble you'll be glad you did.

Thank Marisa403
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

After having a great lobster lunch in Kittery, we wanted to take our grandson to the beach for a bit. We stopped at Long Sands Beach and it was beautiful. You have to pay for parking but there are bathrooms available if needed. The beach...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Long Sands Beach is the deepest beach I have seen (from the road to the edge of the surf). It is great for walking and playing on the beach. I did not get in the ocean because I visited in October. The beach is about...More

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15 August 2017|
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Response from 012345km | Reviewed this property |
Nope. From what I remember, there has been a caretaker, historically (as recently as the late 1980s), but now there is a grounds keeper (who rows to the lighthouse). Views of the Nubble are well documented online.