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“Leisurely walk along the beach” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Short Beach

Short Beach
Dorne Drive, Stratford, CT
(203) 381-2070
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Ranked #4 of 13 Attractions in Stratford
Type: Beaches, Golf Courses, Sports Complexes, Outdoors
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Oxford
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Leisurely walk along the beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

Short Beach is such a peaceful place to be. I always bring my Canadian visitors here for a stroll along the beach even in November. There are restaurants close by for take out or eat in with a view of the beach.

Visited November 2012
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English first
Derby, CT
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 attraction reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Golf, Golf, Golf”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

This wonderful beach that caters to kids, bicyclist and golfers has a great 9 hole course that I played on Eeeyday after work when I lived in Lordship,

Visited March 2012
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Stratford, Connecticut
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Fun in the sun”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

I live in stratford , go here alot , maybe i,m a liitte bias but when your beach is clean, everything is kept up , good concession stand , golf course, ball fields, basketball,skateboarding, tennis courts,i'm running out of room , well you get it

Visited December 2012
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Milford, ct
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255 reviews 255 reviews
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103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
“Fun fun!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

My daughter loves it here and no wonder why it;'s a fab spot for teens to sun themselves in the summer. They have snack bars and volleyballs going too

Visited July 2012
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Stratford, CT
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“Recreation and Fun place...”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Many offerings are available at Stratford's Short Beach. Swimming of couse in a sandy life guarded area adjacent to a snack Bar. There is a skate boarding area for the older kids. There is a public golf course at the beach too. Fishing is available for fishing enthusiasts. Bring your camera for the views are beautiful. there are also facilities to have an area asssigned to you with outdoor charcoal grills.

Visited September 2012
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