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easy LIRR ride to boardwalk and beach

Long Beach is a great local beach option from NYC. The beach and ocean there are beautiful; many... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
vhbeck84
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New York City, New York
Best scenic view ever

i like searching for new spots to go fishing , i made my way into long beach never been there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dennis D
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Wappingers Falls, New York
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Long Beach is a great local beach option from NYC. The beach and ocean there are beautiful; many different sections to choose from. The train lets you out about 3 blocks from the beach and there are little shops, delis, supermarket to get things at...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It all depends on your idea of a beach day. It is a wide strip of a white sand by the water...available at $15pp. It is a bargain, compared to at $50 per car non-resident fee at the nearby Hampstead. The boardwalk is amazing to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i like searching for new spots to go fishing , i made my way into long beach never been there before , made a wrong turn ended up on the board walk of long beach, it was totally amazed to see , miles and miles...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Dennis D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I go every week to enjoy the whitest beach in New York! Fresh air and sunshine! Fine dining and great pizza (Ginos on Park, East End Pizza, West end Pizza) Hot dogs on the beach. Try the OUTLOOK bar on NEW YORK AVE on the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Lu K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve lived all over the place and Long Beach is by far the best !! People are great. Everything you need is here. No need to look far for anything !! I live my Long Beach NY !! It’s a great lil city to visit...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank melcrrs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great beach, easy parking on the street. Restrooms and showers are available and are okay. Good places to eat near the boardwalk and don't miss the food trucks for lunch

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank DaTravMan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beach at Long Beach is nice, but I find it absolutely disgusting to charge people money to enter a beach. Moreover, I find it even more revolting that it costs a skyrocketing fifteen dollars ($15.00) to enter this beach. The beach fee is charged...More

Date of experience: July 2019
12  Thank TennisStar602
Reviewed July 10, 2019

Take a train from NYC to the LAST stop, walk straight south and there you are at a beautiful white sand beach, 2.5 mi boardwalk, lovely little downtown filled with many food choices. Best to book an Airbnb for a few days of beach fun,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
4  Thank Michelle R
Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

Family fun, best beaches and boating! The kids enjoyed this trip, they had so much fun. The people are really nice 💗

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank P5873JFjenniferl
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

One of the finest and cleanest Beaches in US. Long Beach is still very much undervalued Towns. Easy transport via Train and Buses. Summertime is very busy in the city and on the beach. Many activities. Highly recommended for the beach lovers.

Date of experience: June 2019
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JanJem1
August 22, 2019|
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Response from vhbeck84 | Reviewed this property |
several entry points onto different sections have ramps leading down to the beach; don't recall which blocks those are. after Super Storm Sandy, the boardwalk had to be rebuilt and access points updated as needed. you could... More
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tricial440
August 14, 2019|
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Long Beach not even close
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MountainGoats2
July 20, 2019|
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Response from jenseng18 | Reviewed this property |
I would rather stay at the beach and take the train into the city. It is about an hour ride by train and I’m sure the hotel in Long Beach will be cheaper
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