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Craigville Beach

Address: 997 Craigville Beach Road, Centerville, MA 02632
Phone Number: (508) 775-9695
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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dublin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

You would never know that you are so close to the beach. Just a short walk and you are there. No car needed. No parking worries.

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Centerville, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My last swim was yesterday . The water was warm for 9/29. 3-5 foot waves , crystal clear water. I either go swimming at Craigville every day or walk for a few miles on the beach

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Arlington, TN
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
24 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We visited after Labor Day so there was no parking fee and not too much of a crowd. The beach is flat from the parking lot right down to the ocean and very long so it's a great walking beach. I was able to find a coffee cup full of jingle shells - my favorites!

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Middlebury, Vermont
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208 reviews 208 reviews
63 attraction reviews
278 helpful votes 278 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We have been to this beach several times in the summer and found the waves in the 1 foot or less range. The sand is not super fine and soft but it is kept clean. The beach faces south so it is easy to sunbathe and watch the kids. Food is available across the street.

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Gardner, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

The beach is everything you could ask for. Soft clean sand, warm water with utilities. Plenty of parking and a great snack bar across the street (Barnacles)

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Albany, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

What I liked the most was that the parking was right next to the beach. Great place for the kids. The waves were very gentle.

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Hampton
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

First time visiting the Cape and was completely turned off by visiting Craigsville Beach.. $20 to park. Lifeguards said no ball or frisbee playing on the beach. My children were playing on a deserted part of the beach.. They also got spoken to for chasing the birds away (because a bunch of guys next to us were feeding them). The... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Clean beach with lifeguards. Bathrooms are clean with good facilities. Food across the street. Sand has lot of cool shells. $20 to park on Labor Day weekend but ample parking

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Hamburg, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Clean, life guarded. Restrooms are clean. There are two snack shacks within walking distance. Parking fee is $20. But the craigville beach hotel has a free shuttle.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

As I sit here drinking a beer (note that this is illegal in public but I am sitting in the balcony of my apartment) listening to a free concert (organised by the town) on the beach and after a day of swimming, lazing about on the beach and eating at the various shacks around here I feel that the day... More

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