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Craigville Beach

997 Craigville Beach Rd, Centerville, MA 02632-3544
+1 508-775-9695
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Relaxing Large Beach in September

Stopped here after cruising through Hyannisport to see the homes and get a closer look at Saint... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2017
Tom B
,
Worthington, Ohio
Still enjoyable in September and No charge to park (I think)

September on Cape Cod can be a very enjoyable time of the year Crowds are gone - weather can still... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2017
m35yellowbrickrd
,
Hanover, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“warm water” (18 reviews)
“bath house” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
997 Craigville Beach Rd, Centerville, MA 02632-3544
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+1 508-775-9695
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"warm water"
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"plenty of parking"
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"bath house"
in 7 reviews
"small waves"
in 4 reviews
"gentle surf"
in 2 reviews
"cape cod"
in 16 reviews
"bathroom facilities"
in 4 reviews
"on duty"
in 5 reviews
"long stretch"
in 2 reviews
"easy parking"
in 4 reviews
"clean sand"
in 3 reviews
"mid september"
in 2 reviews
"nice breeze"
in 2 reviews
"parking fee"
in 5 reviews
"nantucket sound"
in 5 reviews
"off season"
in 7 reviews
"pay to park"
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Reviewed September 22, 2017

Stopped here after cruising through Hyannisport to see the homes and get a closer look at Saint Andrews by the Sea. Since we were here on a September Friday this large expansive beach was virtually empty. We were able to quietly walk a long stretch...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2017

September on Cape Cod can be a very enjoyable time of the year Crowds are gone - weather can still be warm - water is still comfortable Bath house is closed - but their are portable restrooms Ok walking beach - there are better -...More

Thank m35yellowbrickrd
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

Here’s the secret. Being on the south side of the cape, Craigsville Beach is warmer than the beaches on the north side. It goes on for quite a while, making for good walking. There is quite a bit of parking, but the bathroom facilities are...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Craigville Beach is a fantastic beach on Nantucket Sound. It is open to the public (for a parking fee). During season, the town has lifeguards on the beach. The sand is great and it is a large beach with gentle waves (unless there is a...More

Thank traveler10526
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

Clean/new bathrooms, soft sand, warm waters, snack shack across the street, small waves, lots of parking, friendly staff... What's not to love?! We tried a dozen beaches this vacation and this was our favorite. TIP: Admission here gets you into all the Barnstable beaches. Start...More

1  Thank Traveling_JenRI
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

Craigville beach parking is a whopping $20 per day! Lots of broken shell which makes it difficult to walk from the parking to your ultimate place. A lot less seaweed than in the past, however, when they clean the beach, they do not pick up...More

1  Thank Jacqueline_Montpetit
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Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Waves are very calm and beach is sandy (not rocky) and perfect for young families. It wasn't super crowded which was great. There are public restrooms available. If driving, cost is $20 to park but it's all day and for our family of 4, figured...More

Thank Bettja
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Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Craigville Beach has plenty of room. We got there around 2 and there was plenty of parking and spots on the beach. Lots of seaweed in the water. Small waves.

Thank Eyembeth
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Reviewed July 28, 2017

Craigville Beach is the best public beach in the mid/lower Cape. Wide beach with plenty of parking, get there by 10 am on weekends. Gentle surf which is great for the kids. New lockers and bathroom facilities. Enjoy Pete

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Reviewed July 8, 2017

great place to stay. Price was perfect, searched for days on internet, cant beat the price. Staff especially Loren was excellent. Easy 9 minute walk to beach. Good size indoor pool. Large backyard. Extremely clean room, Highly recommend. We extended out stay and spent 8...More

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Karen E
July 9, 2017|
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Response from CCExplorer1 | Reviewed this property |
This year there are new showers.
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jjandlink
September 19, 2016|
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Response from Golfingkicks | Reviewed this property |
No. Gates are open after Labor Day until, I believe, Memorial Day
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Apolinar D
August 27, 2016|
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Response from travel5bugEuro | Reviewed this property |
Looked info up on Barnstable website and no dogs are allowed from May 15 - Sept. 15th Just Google Craigsville beach dog rules, sorry I'm not allowed to list the website link.
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