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Main Beach

Ocean Avenue, East Hampton, NY
631 324 4150
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Ranked #2 of 13 Attractions in East Hampton
Type: Beaches
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Long Island, NY
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13 reviews 13 reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Main Beach is always a great day. The sand is clean the water looks beautiful. The snack bar has good food for what it is. Meaning it has a lot more than what you would expect a snack bar to have. It is never crowded and its a great place to take a walk and see the mansions on the... More

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is one of the most heavenly places on earth. The beach is large beautiful and clean .A place to bring the family and great amenities

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

180 degree panoramic view of the Atlantic Ocean, with a number of Easthampton Mansions adorning the raised shoreline behind the southern portion of the beach, make for a gorgeous contrast of nature and man's handiwork; The sand: clean, golden and non-sticky; The waves normally are of medium intensity (NOTE, on Aug 27, 2014, due to an atypical confluence of the... More

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Windsor
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Sand was rough, bathrooms needed cleaning but the view was beautiful, I enjoyed myself but expected more because it's the famous Hampton's

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New York City, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Clean, great covered deck, outdoor showers, short walk to car. Sand is better than Atlantic Avenue or Amagansett options, though the boogie boarding is better at those spots.

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Waxhaw, North Carolina
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43 reviews 43 reviews
8 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

We passed through the Hamptons today to check out the real estate and the scenery. We had heard such great things, but now we wonder how folks can even live or play here. The traffic is terrible. Bumper to bumper from Southampton to Montauk. On Monday! We finally ended up at the beach parking lot, confronted by yet another New... More

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NYC
Top Contributor
280 reviews 280 reviews
73 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

For those of us who are only looking to enjoy a gorgeous beach with food and bathrooms. the local beach with everyone on it.

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Baltimore
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67 reviews 67 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Love MB, it is a little crowded and energetic. Still amazing beach and plenty to love! Highly recommend.

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Amazing wide beach area with deep soft sand. Concessions are open in the season and offer great burgers and sandwiches. Just a great family beach that never feels too crowded!

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East Hampton
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87 reviews 87 reviews
8 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I won't tell you where I go to the beach, because it's freaking amazing and like the nicest spot on earth (really), but MB is way too crowded and for some reason has a large Jersey crowd (nothing against, but hard to understand, as NJ has lovely beaches). BTW, and might sound crazy, but in EH, Jersey is on the... More

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