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Ogunquit Beach District

Address: Ogunquit, ME
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Ranked #5 of 12 Attractions in Ogunquit
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Beaches, Parks, Outdoors
Activities: Walking, Sunbathing
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Owner description: Established in 1923 and maintained as a public park.
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English first
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
12 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We walk down at night and eat then walk the shops and check everything out. Many different little shops and interesting things.

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Flintstone, Georgia, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We love strolling in the Ogunquit Beach District with its variety of restaurants and shops. The spacious beach is very relaxing no matter the weather. Seeing so many people from many places is also fun. The shops, with their interesting and creative souveniers, provide good ideas for gifts to take home.

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Top Contributor
191 reviews 191 reviews
84 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The Halloween decorations are displayed in front of the various business and worth a walk around the Ogunquit Beach District to see and photograph. We even sat on the comfortable chairs to watch the waves roll in. The October fest is this last week in October so enjoy.

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Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Even in October the beach was beautiful, and very clean. Several people flying kites and many camped out on the cool crisp day. The youngest running in an out with the tide. The river basin behind the beach next to marginal way was fun to see at low and high tide. Looks like a totally new place.

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Connecticut
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88 reviews 88 reviews
40 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The expansive Ogunquit beach, beautiful and clean, is family-oriented, with eating and shopping alternatives, as well as castle-building and hiking, running, walking. The parking area adjacent to the beach also has a trolley transport, which is convenient for those too tired to walk back to their inns or hotels. People swim, surf, shell, chase the birds, dig holes, watch the... More

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Burlington, Vermont
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This beach is nice to hang out at because of two different sides, one facing the ocean the other facing shore. Kids can play in shallow pools left by the tide and adults have a nice long smooth shore to walk on or toss a ball around. If you don't want to pay the money to park just take the... More

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Ayr, Ontario, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

During a 5 day stay in Ogunquit, we would get up before sunrise, and walk for miles along the surf during low tide. The beach is spotless - no seawood or washed-up creatures, very few shells - just smooth hard packed sand. Perfect conditions for us oldtimers with sore knees. A nice place for an afternoon picnic as well. Love... More

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Danbury, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

A nice walk on the beach. Not many in the water this time of the year but still some in wet suits. Kids are back in school so it's fairly quite. The beach all but disappears at high tide.

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Haven't spent spent any time one the beach, but it is beautiful, and popular. The last time we were there the tide was high so there wasn't a lot of beach.

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Syracuse, New York
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We love the beach. The sand was clean and soft. It was quite breezy and cool, but it was a treat just to sit and read. The beach has a way of slowing me down. Don't miss an opportunity to give yourself a break.

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