We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Never lets us down!

This beach is huge and has perfect sand! There is actually a lot of benches too. You can easily... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Shwah1
Frankfort is a great town to visit, shop and enjoy the beach.

My daughter-in-law and I visited in September for a girls weekend. We loved shopping and... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
suespagnuolo
,
Lansing, Michigan
via mobile
Read all 98 reviews
52
All photos (52)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“break wall”(6 reviews)
“main street”(5 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
29°
19°
Dec
25°
15°
Jan
27°
15°
Feb
Contact
Frankfort, MI 49635
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Frankfort
Reviews (98)
Filter reviews
96 results
Traveler rating
77
15
3
0
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
77
15
3
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews break wall plenty of parking main street watch the sunset sand volleyball swimming area paddle boards parking spot kite boarders all ages nice area wave action an easy walk labor day waves crashing swing sets quaint town
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 96 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

This beach is huge and has perfect sand! There is actually a lot of benches too. You can easily walk to town from this location. Bathrooms are on site as well (real bathrooms).

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shwah1
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

My daughter-in-law and I visited in September for a girls weekend. We loved shopping and sightseeing in Frankfort. A must see town.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank suespagnuolo
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We've gone here two summers in a row now. The beach is clean, lots to do. My daughter loves renting the paddle boards and going out to the lighthouse. Great views o the dunes. Watching the sunset over the lighthouse is breathtaking. Lots of shops...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MelissaT2949
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Just a few blocks down on main street it was a nice walk and we got to see some waves as it was a windy day.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pam I
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

What a great beach for people of all ages. If you just want to sit and watch the boats & the water there are plenty of benches. For the kids the beach & the play area are perfect. It's situated right on the river that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 00vette48306
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

This is another clean, medium sized beach in Southwestern MI that you shouldn't miss spending some time at. There was plenty of parking while we were there and it was not crowded at all. This is another beach that is much better than Oval Beach,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Tim S
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful day after a busy Labor Day of fun! We've come here several times a year for many years now. Always a great time and relaxing beach. The only thing missing is a changing area and clean restroom. Outhouses are available, but not my idea...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank janispaull
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Fished the north pier but the wind and waves made it difficult and dangerous. No salmon this yesterday. Hoping for better weather and better luck today.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank asifish
Reviewed August 28, 2018

The town of Frankfort is great, but the Frankfort beach on Lake Michigan is one the best in all of Michigan. It is expansive and sits right beside the pier.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Denis F
Reviewed August 21, 2018

We selected a great time to visit the beach even thought it was not a sunny day. It was breezy and wavy. The beach is located at the end of the main street on Frankfort and the access to the beach area is easy. On...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tartar70
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Harbor Lights Resort
186 reviews
.16 miles away
The Hotel Frankfort
195 reviews
.34 miles away
Crystal Lake Resort
89 reviews
7.89 miles away
Cozy Comfort Resort
9 reviews
7.97 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 27 nearby restaurants
Crescent Bakery
223 reviews
.46 miles away
Stormcloud Brewing Company
525 reviews
.38 miles away
Dinghy's Restaurant & Bar
374 reviews
.48 miles away
Coho
162 reviews
.41 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 24 nearby attractions
Elberta Beach
12 reviews
.61 miles away
The Frankfort Light
115 reviews
.63 miles away
Ellie Harold Art Studio & Gallery
21 reviews
.46 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
DH79
July 9, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Ronmsparks | Reviewed this property |
Designated area.
1
Vote
christacl
September 3, 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Jbparsons | Reviewed this property |
Yes we saw several dogs on the public beache
1
Vote