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Our “Go To” Beach!

Our family has been going to WDB for 30 years. It’s a great family place especially for little kids... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ramsey, New Jersey
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A pilgrimage

I grew up on Cape Cod, and visiting West Dennis beach is a yearly pilgrimage. My wife and I sit in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bridgewater, MA
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West Dennis, Dennis, MA 02670
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family has been going to WDB for 30 years. It’s a great family place especially for little kids as it’s on the Sound si waves are not an issue...you need to go further up if you want an ocean beach. Snack bar is good...More

Thank danrmj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I grew up on Cape Cod, and visiting West Dennis beach is a yearly pilgrimage. My wife and I sit in the car, with the windows open, at the far end near Bass River, and just relax and take deep breaths. We go at the...More

1  Thank Burbank302
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I love that you don't have to park a mile away! This beach road has parking on both sides and plenty of it, then just step onto the beach and find your spot! Bathrooms were clean, too! There's nothing I don't love about this beach....More

Thank Connie B
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This is the place to just enjoy setting in your chair, watching the water and visiting with family and friends.

Thank Rearview2014
Reviewed 9 August 2018

West Dennis beach is about 1 mile long. Beach is relatively narrow (that is, about 60 feet from lot to water. Parking is easy-peasy with several hundred slots. Park, unload, short walk to the sand. Bear in mind that the parking fee has gone up:...More

1  Thank grommit
Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is one of the more "traditional" beaches in Dennis, traditional in my opinion meaning that it has some waves, decent sand but no sandbars. It is on Nantucket Sound which is the southern part of the Cape. Luckily there was no seaweed when we...More

Thank tjmoney44
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Was a nice beach, the water was good temperature and the spots to sit were clean of trash. Parking was high $30 but we are on vacation so it is what it is.

Thank fishbone95
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Except for all the seaweed (possibly caused by recent tropical storm) , this is a very nice beach. Long and narrow. But if you plan to come here frequently, get a weekly beach pass from town hall. Current cost is $90 (Saturday-Friday) which can also...More

1  Thank Gene N
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Great ocean experience. Warm Nantucket Sound! Great sandy beach with lots of space. One of the top Cape Beaches.

1  Thank Joe F
Reviewed 11 July 2018

The beach here is horrible. There is so much seaweed that the water looks black. you can't even get into the water and the odor is absolutely disgusting. Was there last week and will not go back, now that I see this has been a...More

4  Thank travel3406
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22 August 2018|
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Response from FekusW | Reviewed this property |
The ocean beaches often have seaweed in varying amounts depending on the winds, storms and other forces of nature. Great white sharks are looking for food; particularly seals. Luckily there are no seals on the ocean side... More
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26 July 2017|
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Response from Robert J S | Reviewed this property |
Once they are on the beach, nobody wants to leave is my experience.
4 April 2017|
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Response from Sydhannah26 | Reviewed this property |
$25 Monday-Friday, $30 Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays