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South Kingstown Town Beach.

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Quiet municipal public beach

We were trying to find a cozy and quiet little beach town where we could take the kids after 3 busy... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Trois-Rivieres, Canada
via mobile
Impressive Beach Facilities

This public beach has showers, restrooms, and is handicap accessible. It was a small beach and very... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Naomi W
Needham, Massachusetts
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  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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719 Matunuck Beach Rd, South Kingstown, RI 02879-7023
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

If the Inn I was staying at had not told me about this relaxing, just big enough beach with plenty of parking, I would have missed it. Then I would have gone into a traffic jam, with hard to find parking, and been harried and...More

Thank grandmere1
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is a great local town beach. Clean rest room facilities. Excellent playground area for small kids.

Thank Samantha L
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We were trying to find a cozy and quiet little beach town where we could take the kids after 3 busy days in NYC before going back up north. What a pleasant surprise! The beach is quiet. The sand is granular. There’s a lifeguard on...More

1  Thank Marco514
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The beach alone is lovely, plus grassy areas and small children's playground, flowers, nice walkways and viewing areas for handicapped and everyone's enjoyment.

1  Thank iscorlett
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This beach used to be fantastic. Very low key, not crowded, locals, great picnic area, fun boogie boarding. Now, it is overrun on weekends by folks who do not care for it as others have in the past. The dog situation is OUT OF CONTROL....More

1  Thank JulietRhodeIsland
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This public beach has showers, restrooms, and is handicap accessible. It was a small beach and very crowded so it was hard to completely enjoy it.

Thank Naomi W
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Parking is on the grass with rows in between the hedges. Sand is not powdery, but rather course. Beach is a bit rocky - water shoes may be helpful. There is NO food served at this beach, though there are bathrooms open during regular hours....More

2  Thank luv-RI
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Not a lot of parking and no concession stands. Bathrooms and showers are across the street. Small and crowded.

Thank Lfliny
Reviewed 14 July 2016

My boyfriend and I spent a midweek getaway in Mantunuck and frequented this beach during our stay. The beach was clean and the surf was amazing!

Thank rw600pb
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This is a really quaint town beach that doesn't seem to get the huge influx of folks like at some of the other area beaches. It is at the end of a pleasant drive down the one lane (each side) Matunuck Beach Road. It has...More

Thank Dave B
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29 July 2016|
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Response from 201terrylt | Reviewed this property |
Dogs not allowed from Memorial Day to Labor Day.