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Address: Massapequa, NY

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Ocean and Bay

Ocean and Bay, plus 2 great restaurants on the bay side. TOB residents only. A great place to walk in the winter months when the wind does not come off the ocean. Singleton's... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Massapequa, New York
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Massapequa, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Ocean and Bay, plus 2 great restaurants on the bay side. TOB residents only. A great place to walk in the winter months when the wind does not come off the ocean. Singleton's Restaurant is a great place to eat outdoors and it's right on the beach which overlooks the bay.

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Milan, Italy
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Tobay is a great and clean beach that is not too crowded like Jones beach sometimes gets. There is nothing to complain about when on the beach

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NYC
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I've been visiting Tobay, the town beach for Town of Oyster Bay, for many years. Unlike other town beaches on LI, Tobay has improved over the years. Excellent maintenance keeps the beach safe and clean. The addition of the kids Water Park is perfect for family outings. And the addition of beachside dining caps off a great day at the... More 

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Massapequa, New York
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56 reviews 56 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We just love bringing our son to Tobay Beach! It's great as it has both a bay side and an ocean side. We don't go to the ocean side that often as it gets really crowded but it has a nice concession stand with plenty of seating. The bay side offers three dining options with a casual fast-food concession, a... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I may be prejudiced because I live in Massapequa and we raised our children in the area but, this place is well maintained and a complete pleasure to visit. Unfortunately you must be a Town of Oyster Bay Resident or pay a high entry fee to get in. Clean white sand, Long Island beaches are world renound for sand quality,... More 

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NY
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291 helpful votes 291 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I've been to many beaches in the world and can say TOBAY beach is one of the nicest with clean soft sand. The newly updated food pavilion provides shade and a nice place to relax.

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Massapequa, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a great beach primarily for residents of the Town of Oyster Bay. Life guards on duty. Surfing to either side. There is a snack bar right on the beach with bathrooms. For a little better food , you can walk over to the bay side and go to the Seafood Shack for a more substantial meal and a... More 

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Long Island, NY
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

During the off season it's heaven on EARTH & my :) place. Wkd get crowded in season BUT if you go early or late you can still early the LONG pristine strip of white powdery sand and clear water! I have to pinch myself sometimes to remind myself how lucky I AM to live on LONG ISLAND!! You can buy... More 

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Massapequa, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Mainly for township residents, as its part of the parks system of the Town of Oyster Bay, non - residents can visit this beach on weekdays for a fee as well. There is a marina (town residents again only) on the bayside, and a lifeguard staffed Memorial to Labor Day ocean beach and bayside beach for the little ones. Eateries... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Beach is nice. It is a Town of Oyster Bay resident beach which makes it better. Wish they would improve the rest rooms.

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