We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
What a surprise!

While staying at Saybrook Point Inn & Spa the concierge recommended we visit this beach. They... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
S D
,
New Jersey
Unique beach when low tide

Very fun and nice at low tide,especially if you have small children.Can walk way out.Check tide... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Laurie G
Read all 89 reviews
24
All photos (24)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“low tide”(24 reviews)
“food truck”(6 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
66°
52°
Sep
56°
41°
Oct
46°
32°
Nov
Contact
Route 154, Old Saybrook, CT 06475
Website
+1 860-395-3152
Call
Reviews (89)
Filter reviews
88 results
Traveler rating
34
26
15
7
6
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
34
26
15
7
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviewslow tidefood trucksmall childrenhidden gemsnailstide poolswalk forevernice surpriseyour feettide chartshallow watersandbarstidesshowerwaveschairsblankets
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 88 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice beach, cheap tp park. As many have said go at low tide. Nice showers, food truck and convenient.

Thank jumbiebeach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute small beach. Very crowded especially at high tide. No room to spread out and enjoy. Super fun at low tide, you want walk far out.

Thank 47travels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would recommend finding another beach. This one is very small and very rocky. Hard to find a public beach in this area but still worth it to go elsewhere.

Thank D P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While staying at Saybrook Point Inn & Spa the concierge recommended we visit this beach. They supplied us with a free parking pass and we headed over. What a nice surprise this little beach was. The tide was headed out all afternoon so as the...More

Thank S D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to Harvey's beach many times Best time to go with children is when tide is low So much fun You can walk forever with the kids

Thank Kathy A
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Low tide is awesome..walk for miles! Small parking area and during high tide small beach area. Time your visit for low tide!

1  Thank C R
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Very fun and nice at low tide,especially if you have small children.Can walk way out.Check tide schedules before you go.Wear water shoes as sharp shells,etc.can cut your feet.Swings are there,little slide.High tide is not a very good time to go.

Thank Laurie G
Reviewed July 18, 2018

This was our 5 month old baby first time on the beach and it was PERFECT! The beach is so shallow, so many families are around, the waves are not big at all, it was perfect!

Thank Diana M
Reviewed July 10, 2018

This is some kind of bird sanctuary, therefore the beach can't be maintained for us humans. Go to the other town beach. It is bigger and nicer

Thank bdag
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Found this by accident driving around. Kids had fun at sunset walking so far out . We did not visit during daytime but saw bathrooms and a food truck and plenty of garbage bins.It is a small and cute beach !

Thank Bonaire5
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Old Saybrook
Saybrook Point Inn & Spa
832 reviews
.14 miles away
Liberty Inn
81 reviews
2.09 miles away
Quality Inn Old Saybrook - Westbrook
327 reviews
2.36 miles away
Pier Blue Guesthouse
169 reviews
2.82 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 83 restaurants in Old Saybrook
Liv's Oyster Bar & Restaurant
274 reviews
1.35 miles away
Fresh Salt
714 reviews
.15 miles away
Penny Lane Pub & Restaurant
344 reviews
1.38 miles away
Aspen Restaurant
242 reviews
1.55 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 30 attractions in Old Saybrook
The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center
83 reviews
1.25 miles away
Black Hall Outfitters
13 reviews
2.17 miles away
General William Hart House
5 reviews
1.16 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
youngalgog
August 14, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Bob J | Reviewed this property |
It's on Great Hammock Rd. If you hit the beach with parking on both sides of the road, you've passed it. You have to go by a booth to get into the parking lot.
0
Votes