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Address: 1100 East College Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21409
Phone Number: 410-974-2149
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Very nice when the sun is shining as it did when we were there. Nice views, nice place to stroll around in and have something to eat and drink.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 30, 2015
West Sweden, Sweden
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West Sweden, Sweden
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222 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 NEW

Very nice when the sun is shining as it did when we were there. Nice views, nice place to stroll around in and have something to eat and drink.

Thank Fisksk
Wilmington, Delaware
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Twenty minutes in traffic just to reach the toll booth, I went to hand over my $7.00 when I was told it would be an ADDITIONAL $7.00 EACH for EVERYBODY in the car! I have NEVER encountered that ANYWHERE ELSE. To Hell with that!

Thank Myles H
England, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

This was our last day before returning to the UK after a 3 week, 15 state road trip..I just needed a park.. The entrance cost was slightly higher than we'd paid at previous parks, but thought the cost must reflect what we were about to get. The beach was clean, not very crowded with great views. We brought our own... More 

Thank AmericaHolidaylover
Annapolis, Maryland
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50 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

It's ok if you want to make a 10-minute drive from downtown Annapolis for a couple of hours. But it's in a bay where there are no waves, the water is static, yadda yadda. Take a half day off and go to a real beach in Delaware or Ocean City. Lots of "ya-hoos", plenty of whom are drunk. The classic... More 

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402 reviews
148 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Our entry was free as our family member from US had a MD park pass but otherwise, I think you pay per person. There is a lot of parking here but I understand it does get full on a weekend. We had a lovely walk along the water edge. For swimmers, note we did see a jellyfish. The negative was... More 

Thank wombatdavid
Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

my husband and son went for the day over the weekend-- it was the first time for either of us.... i had heard great things-- but many of the reviews were very negative. but hey, it was going to be an adventure so we went. PROS: 1. the beach is huge.... and please remember that this is not the Caribbean--... More 

1 Thank christinehines
Silver Spring, Maryland
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

nice place for a quick beach - not a nice as going all the way to the shore but it's a nice place for picnic, cookout of just catching some rays

Thank collinsc67
Jefferson, Georgia
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

This is a nice beach to visit if you're in the area and don't want to drive to Ocean City, MD or Rehobeth Beach, DE. During summer weekends and holidays it reaches capacity and closes so get there before noon. Follow them on Twitter to get the latest updates. There is an ?$8 charge/person so people tend to stay for... More 

Thank ChristinaT06
Mount Vernon, Texas
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

Wanting to find a beach nearby Baltimore as our visit was short. Spent all day on a Monday. There were actually several others but I didn't feel crowded. Beach area was clean and nice. I didn't think it was rocky as I had previously read. The area had concessions, a place to rent beach gear, store, shower/restrooms, life guards, picnic... More 

1 Thank Laurie B
Annapolis, Maryland
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67 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

We went to Sandy Point State Park to lay on the beach, enjoy the view of the Bay bridge and swim a little. The parking was plentiful on a weekday. The views were great but the beach leaves a lot to be desired. It cost each of us $4 to enter the park and you would think for that price... More 

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