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Peaceful place to watch the sea

I always enjoy seeing the sea from this viewpoint. Parking is usually good during the winter months.

Reviewed December 30, 2018
Auburn, California
Great place to relax...

Park your car and relax. Whether you stay in the car or walk along the wall. Short walk. 1... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2018
Stratford, Connecticut
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All reviews sea wall long island sound ice cream great place plenty of free parking bite to eat new england nice beach storm fishing trash pace breeze dogs bar lighthouse
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

This is certainly a scenic spot for walking or biking. We miss Marnicks, a restaurant nearby where we could stop for ice cream or a cold drink. Now there are only expensive but not worth it places along the road. People park diagonally along the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed December 30, 2018

I always enjoy seeing the sea from this viewpoint. Parking is usually good during the winter months.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 16, 2018

Park your car and relax. Whether you stay in the car or walk along the wall. Short walk. 1 restaurant right there at the wall.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Went for a walk while in the area. It was a rather short walk in my opinion, as it's not a very long paved walkway. There are a couple I'd restaurants here and maybe one hotel though I've never been to any of them. Scenic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paula B
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Perfect for a romantic walk by the beach with a genuine New England lighthouse always in view. Convenient access to the water and plenty of free parking. There's even a convenient restaurant and bar right there.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

Parking is right along the wall which is along the shoreline of Long Island Sound.There is very nice beach adjacent to it if you want to swim or tan or take a walk along the sound. Parking is free

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 486edwinh
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Great views!!! Peaceful! Needs more low key food establishments since Marnick’s is newly clean closed.☹️ Sandy beaches! No fishing! Easy parking! Great place to stroll!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Y6781DCrobertb
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Was a nice place to sit and relax. The view is so nice and the breeze kept us cool. Its a nice place for a short walk.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank EdwardMyer
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place to watch a sunset the sea wall is peaceful and if u wanted to get a bite to eat at Maranics u can

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank monie5
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great place to walk with kids and dogs. A couple of nice restaurants to choose from if you're hungry.

Date of experience: July 2018
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August 21, 2016|
Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
sorry I amnot familar with rentals as I live nearby
June 15, 2015|
Response from Johnny O |
The Stratford Point Lighthouse is nearby at the end or Prospect Drive, however it is active Coast Guard Property with a Coast Guard family living in the keepers house. You can drive down and look at it and turn around... More