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Address: 7 Corn Neck Rd., New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
Phone Number: 4014667717
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Description: Crescent beach on Block Island

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Great place to cool off when cycling.

Great place for swimming and sun bathing. Has changing rooms, and pay showers. There is also food available and chair and umbrella rentals

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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Blackstone, Massachusetts
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Blackstone, Massachusetts
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48 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Great place for swimming and sun bathing. Has changing rooms, and pay showers. There is also food available and chair and umbrella rentals

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Waterbury, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

This beach is on the quieter side, but very nice. At night you can see the beautiful sunsets from here, while sitting and enjoying the peace and quiet. This beach was within a short walk from our inn, and very clean.

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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

The Town Beach is a great setting. The waves are big enough to body surf but not too big. Once you are seated under the umbrella it is tough not to relax to the calming sound of the wave action and the gentle breeze. I am not a beach person and I spent 6 hours there today. Facility has food... More 

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Springfield, Virginia
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Nice beach not too far from the Ferry. We enjoyed swimming and liked that they had bathroom facilities and changing areas. We went later in the day but liked the fact that they have food you can purchase close by since we were just visiting for the day and could not carry all of our food.

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rhode island
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44 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

peaceful beach for relaxing and reading - or to bring the kids = you can rent chairs or kayaks - bring your own food

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Amherst, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

I love this beach. Its easy to get to as you just walk by the water to the right for a mile after getting off the ferry. Its not that crowded and still peaceful despite all us tourista. easy access to facilities and umbrella and chair rentals.

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Wethersfield, Connecticut
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55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

When we arrived, I was immediately impressed with the clean, sandy beach that lay before us. The water was clear, but there was a bit more seaweed along the shore than I would have liked, and with being over 10 miles out in the Atlantic, the water temperature was pretty chilly. The beach itself is very large, and there was... More 

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Winchester, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

You have bathrooms and showers (2 dollars for 4 minutes) and a little snack bar for snacks. They even sell shovels and buckets for the kids and rent umbrellas and chairs (but they are pricey). Easy walk from the ferry. We walked along the road with the bikers and the cars and found it simple. Not crowded on a summer... More 

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Massachusetts
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Beautiful calm beach to walk along after dinner. We didn't beach here and I wish we had as the seas are calm. A few of the other beaches had bigger waves but huge drop offs.

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New York City, New York
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Clean, popular beach with changing rooms, chair and umbrella rentals and a food stand. Easy to get to and clean facilities. Have to pay for the use of the showers which is kind of a drag.

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