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“Fabulous Beach”
Review of Cooper's Beach

Cooper's Beach
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The Hamptons, Sag Harbor and Outlet Shopping Day Trip from New York City
Ranked #1 of 22 things to do in Southampton
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Owner description: Scenic beach stretches 500 feet along the Atlantic shoreline offering a view of historic mansions in the distance.
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Fabulous Beach”
Reviewed July 18, 2014

This beach was very clean, relaxing and peaceful. One of the coolest things was the long carpet like rugs that lined the walkway to the beach. It was also great to know that dogs are allowed, as long as they are leashed. A nice feature of the hotel we stayed at was it offered shuttle service to and from this location.

Visited July 2014
2 Thank Peter M
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Nice, France
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“Beach day”
Reviewed July 14, 2014

We arrived on a Saturday and I wasn't sure whether we would get in the parking lot but there was lots of spaces. Yes the $40 parking fee is a lot but if it supports all the amenities of the beach then that's fine. Great beach, lots of space if you want to walk. Ordered some food at lunch which was good and there were bathrooms and showers. Hope the weather improves so I can go again.

Visited July 2014
2 Thank Emma S
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Westwood, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed July 7, 2014

If you don't want to pay $40 to park, go about 1.5 miles down from Coopers BCH and part for free. The beach is clean, not many people here on this Monday. No facilities , but you could possible return to Cooper's beach to use their's. We didn't try and not sure if they allow. Enjoy!

Visited July 2014
4 Thank Safaricath
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Providence, Rhode Island, United States
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“It doesn't get much better than this....”
Reviewed July 2, 2014

ok.. so the $40 price tag for non-residents is a little steep, but check with your hotel as there is a good chance they will have a few permits for you to 'borrow'.... if you can't foot the price tag you can always go down one of the side roads for parking and walk down the beach. That said.. this is one of the most beautiful beaches in one of the most beautiful places ever! Having not been there in years I can honestly say it is as amazing as it ever was... very much beloved and very much missed during my time away.

Visited June 2014
4 Thank Jennifer H
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Prospect, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
“Just Beachy”
Reviewed July 1, 2014

This beach seems to be on a lot of lists for bests beaches. Not sure why? It's just a beach; soft beige sand, ocean water, waves, lots of people, the usual. It's nice but no wow. What it is is one of the few public beaches in an area that's mostly private. There are some facilities here like a snack bar and restrooms. Parking is $40 but hay, it's the Hamptons.

There's lots of beach here so walk down, aways from the entrance, and you can find a less crowded space to sunbath.

Also, if you go early, drive a little farther down Meadow Lane where there's a small, free parking area (do not try parking in the resident only places/spaces along the way though!) If you're lucky you'll get a space. If not, you got to view some of the most magnificent houses on the planet in a dream location. Enjoy!

Visited May 2014
9 Thank metalmaiden
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