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Ocean Beach Park

98 Neptune Ave, New London, CT 06320-2835
+1 860-447-3031
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Great for families or school events

Ocean beach offers a wide variety of things to do: the ocean, a pool, a water slide, mini golf... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
DFS60
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Norwich, Connecticut
Travel back in time at Ocean Beach Park!

I've been enjoying beachcombing, bird-watching, and boardwalking all winter here, and now it is fun... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
Kevin D
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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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New England's finest beach and boardwalk attractions including mini golf course, rides, water slides, kiddy spray park, olympic pool, arcade, gift shop, food concessions, cafe with restaurant, banquet and catering facilities, picnic area, health club, nature walk
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“mini golf” (32 reviews)
“water slides” (27 reviews)
“nice beach” (22 reviews)
LOCATION
98 Neptune Ave, New London, CT 06320-2835
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+1 860-447-3031
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Ocean beach offers a wide variety of things to do: the ocean, a pool, a water slide, mini golf, arcade, the boardwalk, volleyball, grills and more. There is something for everyone. The ocean is not similar to Rhode island- more serene, no waves. But it...More

Thank DFS60
David S, General Manager at Ocean Beach Park, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thanks so much for sharing your thoughts. We truly appreciate it and hope we see you again soon!

Reviewed 31 May 2017

I've been enjoying beachcombing, bird-watching, and boardwalking all winter here, and now it is fun to watch the place come to life as a sweet summer resort for locals. Nothing like it anywhere in the Northeast!

Thank Kevin D
David S, General Manager at Ocean Beach Park, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thanks for sharing your thoughts...I too enjoy watching it wake up every summer. We appreciate your review!

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Such a Gem in the off season. While we still havent visited in peak season we love it here. So much fun to fly a kite, take a walk, and enjoy the sand/water on a beautiful spring day. Worth the trip.

Thank WorkinMamaBear
David S, General Manager at Ocean Beach Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thanks so much for your review. There are people here every day, all year. Always nice to see everyone. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Though it was Winter it was really nice to walk Ocean Beach Boardwalk I have been there in the summer months and what a great place to be they have a little amusement park they have a little place for children to go to and...More

1  Thank Daniel B
David S, General Manager at Ocean Beach Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Daniel, Thanks so much for your review. We truly appreciate it and hope that we can see you again soon!

Reviewed 7 April 2017

I have seen on line reviews that rate this beach to be one of the best in New England. I would say it lives up to the ratings.

Thank wayneburgess
David S, Manager at Ocean Beach Park, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Wayne, You continue to be the best. Thanks for your support as always!

Reviewed 23 March 2017

Great for family weekend out, swim, watch a show, music theater, & park for kids, had fun, they have a snack bar, bathroom, and outside shows where everyone plays along or sings, or dance along with the musicians it was fun

Thank Jacky9TZ
David S, General Manager at Ocean Beach Park, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Thanks so much for your nice review and comments. We truly appreciate it an hope that we see you again soon! Think sunshine!

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This was our first time to this beach and we were really impressed with how big and spacious it is. So much beach, boardwalk was wide. Excited to return when it's warmer and open for business!

Thank squashman24
David S, General Manager at Ocean Beach Park, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Hello and thanks for your review. We are also excited for the warm weather and hope we have the pleasure of seeing you here again!

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The place is about two miles from my house and it's been about two years since I've been there. And the place needs to update.

Thank Steven W
David S, General Manager at Ocean Beach Park, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Lots has changed here in recent years. Hopefully you'll stop by to see the park again soon

Reviewed 26 December 2016

Nice to see they brought back some rides. Excellent place to bring small children with the secured play area. Summer fireworks on Friday during the summer!

1  Thank Mike J
David S, General Manager at Ocean Beach Park, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words. We appreciate them and hope that we see you again soon. Our entertainment schedule is done for the coming year, including the fireworks dates!

Reviewed 4 October 2016

Went as a kid, now as a Grandparent. Oh what fun! Pool, beach, amusement park. A fun family getaway.

Thank travelers2NewEngland
David S, General Manager at Ocean Beach Park, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2016

Thanks so much. So nice to hear from a Grandparent now bringing your kids here. We appreciate your comments and review!

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I did not observe anyone using skimboards but call the main number to find out. Inflatables are ok.
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