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Oakland Beach

Oakland Beach Avenue, Warwick, RI 02886
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Ranked #13 of 19 attractions in Warwick
Type: Beaches
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English first
BLUE POINT
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Small but good for a short stay for the day if you are by an airport hotel - little too much seaweed

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Dublin, Ireland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Lovely beach, great atmosphere during summer, always seems to be something going on. Car shows on Tues evenings. Beautiful sunset around 7/7.30pm in June. Fab playground for children. Great way to spend time.

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Windham, CT
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Nice proximity to the beach, affordable, great service BUT...if you've had seafood elsewhere in NE this one is not in the same league. The seafood platter is a meal for two but the whole-belly clams are small, the scallops are those less expensive bay scallops (not the sea scallops) and the fish is cod and not the more flavorful haddock.... More

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Sussex, New Jersey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This is a popular beach great for families. A nice park and playground is in the vicinity along with a lot of restaurants around for everyone.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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63 reviews 63 reviews
15 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We went to Oakland beach on our recent trip to Rhode Island. We only had a couple hours and were glad that we decided to drive out. The beach was nice and clean and had plenty of parking. Also, there were some great little restaurants right on the beach. The locals were all very friendly and helpful. There was a... More

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I wish people that visited would pick up their trash! Oakland Beach is a beautiful place but not when people visit and make a mess!

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Orlando, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
33 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I like coming here it is fun for the family. sometimes its closed for bacteria in the water.. but at least they test it.....

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Rhode Island
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45 reviews 45 reviews
17 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Local bay (Salt water, no surf) beach with no fees and free parking. Several good places to eat or purchase and picnic right on the water. Nice playground, and areas to take and walk a dog. That being said, we occasionally go off season or early in the day to walk the beach or enjoy a cup of coffee -... More

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

what can I say, food is awesome, we are the ocean state! Iggys famous for chowder and cakes, love Top of the Bay restaurant, nice area for picnics and ocean gazing, swimming is available

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Providence, Rhode Island
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

The so called beach down the street has a few benches, but no picnic tables. What type of park with so many restaurants so close does not have picnic tables? The neighborhood is not an upscale area. It looks like shotgun shacks and trailer parks. Even though there are no trailers in the location. The beach it looks lovely. The... More

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