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Very rocky beach w/ amazing clear waters

I was surprised by how rocky this beach is (kids complained a little bc we didn't bring proper... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
nurseboost911
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New Lenox, Illinois
Nice and relaxing day at the beach!

We thought we would hit the beach on our first day in Cape Cod, a Sunday in early August. That was... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Sean O
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Arvada, Colorado
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This scenic stretch of beach on charming Cape Cod is perfect for relaxing, birdwatching and hiking.
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Sandy Neck Rd, Sandwich, MA 02668
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was surprised by how rocky this beach is (kids complained a little bc we didn't bring proper shoes). but this beach was gorgeous and totally uncrowded!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

As a Cape Cod local, love this gorgeous beach. The white sand and gentle waves make it ideal for children and families. You will see many interesting shorebirds too.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

The beach is beautiful and the sand dunes are stunning. If you go after tourist season you can walk for miles and not see anyone. I love going here, it's so peaceful and relaxing and it's a great place to look for shells and cool...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Not the best beach! They did have very pretty dunes and grass however, the water was freezing cold and my boys couldn't stand to be in it longer than a few seconds, and no farther than ankle deep. Water was calm, sunset was beautiful, just...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I love to run Sandy Neck beach all year. You can see many wildlife species and last winter saw two Snowy Owls. You can walk 7 miles without crossing a road.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

We thought we would hit the beach on our first day in Cape Cod, a Sunday in early August. That was a big mistake. The beaches were absolutely full and crowded. Instead, we opted to go on Monday, relatively early (9:00). There were only 3...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Sean O
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The beach is terrible. Extremely rocky on beach and in water. Not good to swim in at all. Water is extremely cold. Very disappointed. Can’t swim until high tide. Don’t go!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

The name may set some up for expectations that only lead to disappointment. Maybe the section that the RVs access with a special permit is sandy because it stretches on for miles to sandy neck lighthouse. Our rental came with a pass so we checked...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank imsupafly
Reviewed 20 July 2018

If you are looking to walk or run the beach, this beach has very long stretch. I love that you can take your camper, SUV or car on the beach! You also can have fires. Make sure you bring water shoes since the beach has...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

Sandy Neck Beach is a decent stretch of sand on the bay side of Cape Cod. The beach is rocky, so bring your water shoes! There aren’t a ton of people there, which is really nice, and they’ve sectioned out some of the dunes to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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