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Charlestown Town Beach

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Address: 557 Charlestown Beach Road, Charlestown, RI 02813
Phone Number: 401-364-1222
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Love this town beach! A short walk from parking and bathrooms, but the beach is beautiful. Family friendly environment.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Charlestown, Rhode Island
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Charlestown, Rhode Island
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Love this town beach! A short walk from parking and bathrooms, but the beach is beautiful. Family friendly environment.

Thank dawnhA9141XM
Litchfield, Connecticut
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The best beach in Rhode Island. The parking is expensive $20 for the day. That's the only down fall. But it's a great beach to take the family.

Thank scottlowden
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22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Couldn't of had a better time, this used to be our family beach about 15 years ago, brought back so much nostalgia visiting this past week. From crabbing off the bridge, to just being in great company, it truly has a "Great" environment , water was perfectly clear the day we went though I have been there when it's filled... More 

Thank Andrew F
Glastonbury, Connecticut
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at 9:30 and lot was empty. Parking was $20. for out of staters. The parking lot is 3 min walk to beach. Lot filled up steadily. Sand was soft. The beach and restrooms were clean. Ice cream and limited food was sold on a cart. There are a few places to buy food as you turn down the... More 

Thank HockeyMomCT
Worcester, Massachusetts
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44 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this beach for a quiet day with nature, a book or to visit with friends on a summer day. Clean and basic accommodations available and updated. The website said out of town price on a week day was $15, but they charged $20 for the Wed. I was there. I will always go again!

1 Thank michebagsnmore
Vernon, Connecticut
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96 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We started going to Charlestown a few years back.The Breachway became our place !! We would take our beach chairs and sit,having coffee and baked goods from "The Bakery" Beautiful sunrises,and awesome sunsets!! I love watching my girlfriend search for seaglass,and I would watch the fisherman. Very relaxing and serene. We park ate Campground parking lot.They let you in for... More 

1 Thank steven s
New York City, New York
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501 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Follow the signs on US route 1. There's parking at the end of the road at the beach. Off season is free but in season you have to pay if you don't live here. The beach is long and narrow, public up to the high tide line only where it becomes the front yards of homes. Nice clean sand and... More 

1 Thank cararro
West Greenwich, Rhode Island
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202 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Charlestown has beautiful beaches, this one is for town residents only or pay to park. The state beach pass unfortunately won't work here. Bath facility's here are nice and trash receptacles on the beach. Nice as state beaches are all carry on and carry out

Thank Christine D
Naugatuck, Connecticut
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Beautiful beach!!! We visited this beach 2 days last week. We had a wonderful time on the beach. Super clean with a great changing facility and restroom. Love,Love this beach and it's rolling waves😄

Thank Brady321
Fishkill, New York
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Nice long stretch of beach. They have a bath house for changing and the restrooms. Outdoor showers for body and feet. Parking area is average size since it is a local beach. Not as crowded as some of the beaches near or in Narragansett. Very clean but there are no food vendors or concessions there except for a nice man... More 

1 Thank shifterdan

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