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Kalmus Beach

Hyannis, MA
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Ranked #6 of 15 Attractions in Hyannis
Type: Beaches
Activities: Swimming, Wind-surfing
Description: Its convenient location makes Kalmus one of the Hyannis area's most popular beaches.
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Tulum
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82 reviews 82 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

Nice beach at the Cape. Not crowded on a Friday morning. Walked the beach and picked up many different shells..very pleasant place

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Edison, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We arrived at the beach in late afternoon and most of the earlybirds had gone home for the day......it was quiet and we had plenty of room. The water was great and we stayed until sunset. A great afternoon at the beach!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Pretty and beautiful water with a lifeguard, which is great for small children. The facilities were also clean and useful. Parking pass cost $20 but can be used for all beaches in the area. We had a great visit here.

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Bronx, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This beach was full of tranqulity. I read my books and had a light lunch. No noise no mess . I would return again and again.

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toronto
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Great beach close to Main Street. Easy to walk to and find. Water is very shallow for a long way out.

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Oakville, Canada
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140 reviews 140 reviews
33 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Easy access. Watch out for the shells. Seaweed in the ayer not bothersome. When we were there the snack bar was not open over three days -- so don't count on that , but there are ice cream trucks galore and shower stalls and bathrooms. A weekly pass is $50. Go on line to find out where. $15 a day... More

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Branford, Ct
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

we like walking several times a day from our condo beach, next to Hyannis Yacht Club, to Kalmus...there is much more wind, so you might see a wind surfer. Kalmus has restrooms, lifeguards and a snack bar

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Gray, Maine
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Very easy to get to from downtown Hyannis. Shells along the beach to keep the kids interested. Seaweed was present but I have seen worse

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Manchester NH
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10 reviews 10 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Kalmus Beach is well-maintained and offers great scenic views of the water. Also located close to Korean War Memorial and JFK Memorials.

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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288 reviews 288 reviews
58 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

On our way from Hyannis back to West Dennis, we stopped off at Kalmus beach: The dunes were beautiful, the parking area ample, the boats and beachfront sensational the sand a delight, and the whole was sheltered so that you could choose your level of waves. Since it was late afternoon, there was no charge for the parking. A large... More

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