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Address: Main Street (Route 156), Baptist Lane, McCook's Point Park, East Lyme, CT

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Beach

Beautiful views of the water. Generous sized park for the children nearby. Wonderful place to walk around, especially in the off season. Can get crowded rather quickly in the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Beautiful views of the water. Generous sized park for the children nearby. Wonderful place to walk around, especially in the off season. Can get crowded rather quickly in the summer but the beach is worth it.

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Denton, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

nice beach, only problem right now is you can't access it due to the construction. the boardwalk is being rebuilt still, due to Sandy. So for beach access go to the bay or McCooks.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

A calm quiet beach, even in season! Perfect for relaxing after work day chaos. A nice boardwalk, and benches, and a small park area. Clean, clear water... a play area, and rocks... and two beaches!

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New London, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The view from this is one of the best we have to offer. The sand is soft, the view is spectacular and the sea breeze is just amazing. watching the boats come and go under the bridge is relaxing as well as peaceful. walking the boardwalk is optional, but it is a wonderful walk with those who are exercising and... More 

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Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We love this beach been going for over 4 yrs. now. Was an Ocean Beach fan for 15 yrs then found this beach it is small BUT you also have the park and downtown area to visit and explore. Employees are always pleasant and the bathrooms are cleaned constantly, have never seen this area dirty. We are glad to see... More 

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Sherburne, New York
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The beach was nice, but parking was over twice what we thought it would be. Very quiet secluded beach but they allow you to come and go the whole day which is nice. It connects to Crescent beach which has a playground, and a floating raft ( parking lets you in to both beaches,

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pawling
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3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Small beach with close parking...quiet, private, pretty except for power plant in view.Even a park to enjoy.

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East Lyme, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

Especially great for families with small children. Small crowds make it easy to keep a close eye on your children. Children also enjoy watching the trains go by. Very convenient new beach house with showers & restrooms. Will be even nicer when boardwalk is completed.

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Scott Township, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

It was our lucky day when I found this place while searching the Internet for a nice beach that's not too far away from our home in Pennsylvania. When we want to have a little getaway, we stay in the quaint seaside town of Niantic (East Lyme), Conn. It's about a three hour drive. The "Hole-in-the-Wall" Beach is very small,... More 

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Chicopee, Massachusetts
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

Plenty of room and wonderful view. We wished the boardwalk was open, but with the new train bridge construction its understandable.

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Address: Address: Main Street (Route 156), Baptist Lane, McCook's Point Park, East Lyme, CT
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Lyme

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