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90-14 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Between 90th and 91st streets, New York City, NY
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1 week ago
“A relaxing haven away from the hustle and bustle of Manhattan”
Aug 16, 2017
“It will always be home.”
90-14 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Between 90th and 91st streets, New York City, NY
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the NYC ferry from pier 11 to Rockaway for a relaxing day out of the city. Beautiful views of the city on the 55 minute crossing for $2.75. On arrival short walk to the beach. Stopped at a shop to get refreshments. Beach...More

Thank Erin031
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

I grew up in the Rockaways during the late 1950's- 1980. The subway ride was too long. Now there is a Ferry from Manhattan. It's a pleasant ride now. During the summer months, Rockaway provides a great get a way from the Manhattan heat. A...More

Thank gordon f
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

The Atlantic Ocean $2.75 away is bliss. The brand new ferry from Pier 11 takes less than one hour and upon arrival al the ferry landing, you can take the FREE air conditioned shuttle bus to the beach. We took the WEST shuttle and decided...More

Thank Yogastronoma
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

I feel weird reviewing a whole area but this place definitely doesn't deserve 5 stars. Pros: The beach. Some cools bars like Bungalow and Rockaway surf club. Cons: Lots of trash, 2.5 hours on the A train, or drive and good luck parking during the...More

Thank Carl T
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

The Rockaways beach was worth the effort to get there. It's a beautiful, clean, and uncrowded beach. It's long and deep so there's lots of room. The boardwalk has some nice restaurants and there are plenty of lifeguards for swimmers.

Thank GabrielMcI
Reviewed February 18, 2016

Summer is great the boardwalk is wonderful the bars are hopping and the places to are are fun! Hitch a ride to rockaway beach

Thank annemarie a
Reviewed July 26, 2015

A bit of a hike, but a nice view once you get there. Slowly being rebuilt, the Rockaways is a great way to feel like you are getting out the city for a day.

Thank Jim W
Reviewed July 25, 2015

This is a hidden gem except for the people who live near there. A real taste of ocean living that is a train ride away from most people in the city, a bit of a ride but a great spot to visit. The beach is...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Four generations of my family have been going to the Rockaways. These beaches are true gems in the city. It's a great place to swim, sun and have fun. There are also some great restaurants along the boardwalk and Rockaway Beach Blvd. I just love...More

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed April 22, 2015

for years one of best kept secrets in nyc .. freash air,,low traffic,, a heavenly strand that stretched from atlantic beach inlet to Breezy point...looking out over horizon into the Atlantic next land Ireland(in my mind) or Europe. Once called the Irish Riviera ... in...More

Thank Dave L
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