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Havens Beach

Off Bay Street near Hempstead Street, Sag Harbor, NY
631 725 0222
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Ranked #7 of 7 Attractions in Sag Harbor
Type: Beaches
Most recent review
- Aug 19, 2014
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Shelburne, Vermont, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Changing rooms, parking (need permit or pay $10), swings for kids. This relatively quite beach expands the length of the cove for walks and gorgeous views.

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I've read a few reviews which made Havens sound like it was actually IN Sag Harbor. If you go by foot, be prepared to walk about 25 minutes from Main Street. It's rather small, but nice

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New York City, New York
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72 reviews 72 reviews
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013 via mobile

Great playground for kids to play right on the beach. However, its not for swimming, but it is within walking distance of main street. Enjoy it.

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Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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10 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012 via mobile

Was just there last week and it was open with a lifeguard on duty, so not sure what previous reviewer experienced.

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Forest Hills, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012 via mobile

Now its a glorified playground. The town has prohibited swimming and there are no longer lifeguards on duty. Right next to a marina - so its a bit weird to "swim" next to yachts. The water is gray too - for beach fun, better off go to Long beach, about 2 miles away

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

Havens Beach, also known as "Tides," is calm, safe and shallow for little ones searching for scallops and hermit crabs along its edge. Having lifeguard and swings, it's a wonderful little spot where parents don't have to worry. Only concern: plenty of seaweed, but that only means the water is healthy.

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