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Sandy Neck Barrier Beach

West Barnstable, MA
+1 508-362-8300
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you need a special pass to park, not conducive for day visitors and we felt unwelcome

a special pass is reauired to park near the beach obtainable from the town hall this is not helpful... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2015
Nonplume
Nice beach

Nice family beach, clean, although a bit stony. Not too crowded. Clean restrooms. Car parking $ 20... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2015
Arne R
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“marsh trail” (3 reviews)
“cod” (2 reviews)
“ample parking” (2 reviews)
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Reviewed 22 October 2015

a special pass is reauired to park near the beach obtainable from the town hall this is not helpful to the day visitor and we felt unwelcome. this area wants the money from tourists but wants the beaches to be exclusively local.

1  Thank Nonplume
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Nice family beach, clean, although a bit stony. Not too crowded. Clean restrooms. Car parking $ 20 a day.

Thank Arne R
Reviewed 13 October 2014

Beach itself is lovely. We hear that it's VERY busy on summer days, but we went in mid-September and the weather was perfect!

1  Thank Lynda U
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Was convenient to where I stayed in West Barnstable. All the comforts for a day at the beach are there: bathrooms, food, decent parking, easy beach access. The beach itself was a little on the rocky side.

Thank DB5050
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Beautiful beach but full of rocks. FULL. not very much sand at all. Bring your shoes... you'll need them.

Thank LTrainer77
Reviewed 10 September 2014

As we were there first thing, there was virtually nobody else about! We walked from the parking lot along the path to the entrance and then took the trail by the side of the marsh, which was busy with birds flitting around over the reeds....More

Thank GremAndTabs
Reviewed 29 August 2014

We have been coming to Sandy Neck for over 20 years, and yes it can be rocky in places. Sandy Neck is a barrier beach that was formed over 5,000 years ago and fronts the Great Salt Marsh on the backside of the dunes. The...More

Thank Twentybucks
Reviewed 8 August 2014

Lots of rocks on the beach. Hard to get to the waters edge. Enjoyed the day despite the rocks because it was a picture perfect day.

1  Thank Janet M
Reviewed 1 July 2014

This beach was beautiful. We stopped for only a few hours before heading home. It was rocky, but loved to walk the beach. It was peaceful and breathtaking.

Thank spoonrice
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Quiet and pretty. Snack bar with hot food. Liked Restraunt s ere good , friendly and reasonable. The Dolphin was the best.

Thank Kathi D
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janet k
17 August 2017|
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Response from hokahe | Reviewed this property |
No. You can walk or cycle there all you want for free. Vehicles need a permit to park for free. Without a permit, you can pay to park.
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