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Beautiful beach. A lot quieter than most other beaches along the coast. A little rocky but that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cossayuna, New York
Big Sandy Beach with wildlife and parking

This is among my top five favorite beaches. When in Wells heading south on route 1, take a left... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach. A lot quieter than most other beaches along the coast. A little rocky but that also makes at a great are for finding beach treasures with the family. Been coming here for over 30 years and still thouroughly enjoy it.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is among my top five favorite beaches. When in Wells heading south on route 1, take a left before the Hannaford Plaza. Drive all the way down the road until you see the beach, and park in the parking area, which does get busy...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice beach area but can imagine it is probably way too busy for my taste during peak summer season. Lots of hotels, resorts and rental properties line the beach. If you like the coyness of being next to other beach goers,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

A visit this March was great fun-very few visitors, just surf, seagulls, lots of clam shells. Brisk northwest breeze, but temperatures were moderate...long walks along the curving beach, listening to the tide rolling in....

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank MWitz
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Not impressed with Wells beach . When high tide is in there is hardly anywhere to lay a blanket. It is rocky and crowded. Much prefer any of the other local beaches. Easily accessed on trolley during summer. Parking a nightmare during peak times

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 8, 2018

Wells Beach is beautiful, but was closed up for the off season. We are spoiled to the Florida Gulf coast beaches and this gray sand doesn’t compare. Still beautiful!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

Beautiful area; family friendly. The good people of Wells welcome visitors to the area. Only issue we've ever had was on a cold fall day as our family had a quick lunch in a parking space by the beach. An older man in a little...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Cruiser08882947158
Reviewed October 26, 2018

It's a nice walking beach -- at low tide, anyway! Has a few of your standard beachy gift shops and a few restaurants at the main entry to the beach.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

It was wonderful to stand in the Atlantic Ocean in Maine in October and not have my feet freeze and fall off at the ankles. The shells were awesome and so was the experience of being on the beach!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patricia D
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Had a nice walk on the beach on a beautiful fall day. Can't wait to go back in the summer for vacation

Date of experience: October 2018
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