We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Holmes Reservation

Features Animals
Review Highlights
Small scenic field and beach

Visited on a Sunday morning about 1 hour after sunrise. The grass was recently mowed so the trail... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
dave d
Bradford, Massachusetts
A precious gift!

Holmes Field is a beautiful field, so "virgin". It was given to the Town of Plymouth with... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
Plymouth, Massachusetts
Read all 5 reviews
Enhance this page - Upload photos! Add a photo
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
10 Jul 2017
“Small scenic field and beach”
10 Mar 2017
“A nice high-grass field overlooking the harbor - no facilities”
From this broad, sloping field just outside downtown Plymouth, gaze across the historic harbor the Pilgrims entered four centuries ago.
Court Street and Robbins Road, Plymouth, MA 02360
Reviews (5)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Visited on a Sunday morning about 1 hour after sunrise. The grass was recently mowed so the trail wasn't too wet despite the dew. The beach is very scenic although rocky so probably not the best for swimming and lounging about. You can walk about...More

Thank dave d
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This is a field overlooking Plymouth Harbor to the east, and the Monument to the Forefathers to the west. There are no facilities, but it's a fine place for a walk or a picnic, and especially in the summer to see butterflies, grasshoppers, and other...More

Thank FoodiePilgrim
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Holmes Field is a beautiful field, so "virgin". It was given to the Town of Plymouth with stipulations Not to sell or build on it. Wonderful view.

Thank seasnowcs
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Well maintained track of land overlooking the Plymouth / Kingston inner harbor and beyond. High grasses contain lots of ticks so Caution!

Thank TGO58
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Take a walk along the bike/walking path that meanders through the trees with ocean views along the way. Follow path towards Plymouth waterfront and you will end at Nelson Beach Park. Holmes field is great place to fly a kite, play frisbee with your dog....More

Thank Sharon Maini P
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
Best Western Plus Cold Spring
1,180 reviews
.54 km away
Hotel 1620 Plymouth Harbor
398 reviews
1.16 km away
John Carver Inn & Spa
825 reviews
2.06 km away
Comfort Inn Plymouth
297 reviews
2.08 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 224 nearby restaurants
East Bay Grill
1,217 reviews
1.18 km away
Peaceful Meadows Ice Cream
69 reviews
1.17 km away
Blue-Eyed Crab Grille And Raw Bar
494 reviews
1.19 km away
Rio Brazilian Steakhouse
175 reviews
.64 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 99 nearby attractions
Black Rose Fishing Charters
27 reviews
1.22 km away
Plymouth Visitor Information Center
310 reviews
1.39 km away
National Monument to the Forefathers
536 reviews
1.29 km away
Pilgrim Hall Museum
406 reviews
1.51 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Holmes Reservation staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines