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Nauset Beach

250 Beach Rd, Orleans, MA 02653-2908
+1 508-240-3780
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Missing the old Nauset Beach

It is heart breaking to see the erosion from over this past winter at Nauset Beach. So much has... read more

Reviewed yesterday
BaileysMom72
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Provincetown, Massachusetts
via mobile
Another spectacular Cape Cod beach

My sense is that Cape Cod beaches must be among the best ever. The expanses of sand and the vistas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RJK_Chicago
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Deerfield, Illinois
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“clam shack” (28 reviews)
“great waves” (23 reviews)
“cold water” (17 reviews)
LOCATION
250 Beach Rd, Orleans, MA 02653-2908
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+1 508-240-3780
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"onion rings"
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"shark sightings"
in 10 reviews
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"changing rooms"
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"cape cod"
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"white sand"
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"snack bar"
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"national seashore"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is heart breaking to see the erosion from over this past winter at Nauset Beach. So much has changed in less than one year. It is still a very pretty beach, but hard for us to go to since all of the change.

Thank BaileysMom72
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My sense is that Cape Cod beaches must be among the best ever. The expanses of sand and the vistas are incredible. On Cape Cod, every time you move somewhere else, there is another beach. This is a great one.

1  Thank RJK_Chicago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful beach, white sand, turquoise surf. Excellent amenities in summer only though; nothing open (cafe, toilets etc) when we were there. Lots of car parking.

1  Thank jackiemillichap
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with family today. Teenagers and dogs too. Nice clean beach. A little stony but great for what we wanted. Dog friendly too as long as you keep them on a leash. Water was nice and calm but just a little too fresh for...More

1  Thank mooredominic
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If have never seen an untamed beach well here is your chance! You can not swim in the water because there are shark that are eating seals! Yes that is right! The seals are so cute with their little heads bobbing up and down.

5  Thank Byron Ellen S
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

The beach has suffered from some north eastern storms. Still a nice beach with a big parking available. I've been here in April and in July. It can get busy on a nice sunny day, so I prefer the beach in April :-)

Thank Dominique N
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

Amazing views, sea life abundant, endless beach, birds paradise, best place to see Snowy owl in the winter.

Thank M0ntreal1
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

Dress warmly, but the quiet and beauty of this beach in the frigid cold can't be beat. And you just might see a snowy owl (but don't harass it!)

Thank SarahCollinsville
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Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach and been going here for forty yrs, with our children and now with our grandchildren! The water here is perfect for those with children because the waters are calm! Very clean beach and just a lovely scenic beach in the beautiful town of...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2018

An amazing beach although we were there on a hot day and the water was COLD! We really wanted a swim too!

Thank DCJuveFan
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Todd S
April 19, 2018|
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Response from PekepooEmma | Reviewed this property |
There is probably a good 100 parking spots plus you are able to park, at Nauset Light House too, which is almost across the street from Nauset Beach. The parking lot at Nauset Beach is huge. They also don’t start charging... More
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daleandsue1
August 7, 2017|
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Response from tripmomRochester_NY | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the temp but I find all the Cape Cod waters pretty cold. The Ocean side (East) tends to be colder than the bay side. The beaches are fabulous for sitting, watching the waves and the seals but I don't tend to... More
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Anniewrap
October 13, 2016|
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Response from boday2016 | Reviewed this property |
No, The beach closes on Labor Day.
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