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Love this beach

I have been coming to Kennebunkport since I was a child (I am now retired) and this beach holds a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Birmingham, Michigan
Could be the nicest beach I've ever walked

Really wide stretch of fine sand especially on low tide. Dogs allowed after 5 pm and early morning... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“high tide” (16 reviews)
“great beach” (21 reviews)
Kennebunk, ME 04043
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been coming to Kennebunkport since I was a child (I am now retired) and this beach holds a lot of memories. That being said it is a wide beach with fine white sand. Off season (after Labor Day) you can park without a...More

Thank TennaRotor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really wide stretch of fine sand especially on low tide. Dogs allowed after 5 pm and early morning. Freezing water as per my standards but the sunset walk was awesome. Many surfers seemed to enjoy the waves. Easy to park but with resident permit. It...More

Thank Tanmouss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a nice beach and area to explore. Interesting to see the $1-2M summer homes. The beach itself is nice, smooth, easy to walk. Great views. I myself am spoiled silly by the Caribbean, so this Atlantic beach doesn't send me.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here while visiting family. Get here early because parking is a real challenge. The beach has good sand and waves that people can surf on too! Nice boardwalk to walk around, look at pretty houses and walk into town.

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most of the hotels loan out a parking permit for the day . I was lucky because I have a handicap placard and there are several handicap parking spots right near the ramp to the beach.

Thank mikedamiani
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful beach! Water was so clear. The beach glistened in the sun. Sand was soft. Easy to find parking.

Thank mkobes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely sandy stretch just outside downtown Kennebunk/port!! Since sandy beaches are harder to find in northern New England, I assumed that during peak summer it would be jam packed with no place to put down chairs, but it really wasn't bad at all....More

Thank AbbyATX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my family to Gooch's Beach while staying in Kennebunk for the week. Very clean, and quite picturesque. Water was cold as you'd expect for Maine, but we were undeterred. Surround by beautiful hotels and homes, it was definitely a great beach

Thank rjrcmarsden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful scenery. ..sea glass finds!! Water a bit chilly but very refreshing. Love to watch the "parade of pets" at 5:00 pm.

Thank Cindy P
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Had a really nice here. Nice if on a budget, no arcade and food distractions. Good parking on the road

Thank Pam B
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May 17, 2015|
Response from mainekings | Reviewed this property |
There is a wheelchair ramp and handicap parking at north /east end of the beach, by the Seaside Hotel. The sand is soft, but go at high tide when the water is close.