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Long Beach

off Rte. 127A on Gloucester-Rockport town line, Gloucester, MA
1800464
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Hidden Jewel, Wave Riders Dream, Best New England Beach, Exceptionally Clean, Like going to a free water park

Long Beach's only public entrance is at the end of Rockport Road. There is approximately 20 houses... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
Courtney R
,
Weymouth, Massachusetts
Beautiful beach even in winter

Very different to have the sand frozen under your feet and the sea foam frozen into little ice... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2016
Jan R
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Erving, Massachusetts
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off Rte. 127A on Gloucester-Rockport town line, Gloucester, MA
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Long Beach's only public entrance is at the end of Rockport Road. There is approximately 20 houses for rent directly on the beach and maybe about 40 more with in walking distance. Cape Ann Motor Inn is on the beach and is the only hotel/motel...More

3  Thank Courtney R
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Very different to have the sand frozen under your feet and the sea foam frozen into little ice crystals.

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The water is typically warm and the surf is usually good. Parking can be tricky. For $150 you can get a sticker for the season which allows you to park on the Rockport side. High tide can be tough as most of the beach is...More

1  Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 9 November 2015

This is a wonderful beach to run your dog on during the offseason as it has a sea wall that prevents your dog from taking off. This is a gradually sloping sandy beach. Check the tides before you go as the beach is very small...More

Thank cydney04106
Reviewed 25 October 2015

No finer beach on the north shore for so many uses! The lack of parking, public toilets, or stores helps to keep the crowds away.

Thank KingstonBWB
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The best beach in the "North Shore"!!! There are no "facilities" here - but that's the beauty - it's much less crowded than Good Harbor Beach. In the summer, a private little parking lot down the street has a portopotty.

Thank NorthCoastGal2013
Reviewed 21 September 2015

love it. lovely stretch of white sand, easy waves; great beach walking. good kid beach. on beach motel available.

Thank susandale
Reviewed 16 September 2015

By far my favorite beach on the eastern seaboard. Lined with summer cottages and views of the twin lighthouses.

Thank ProfGrey
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Nice beach. We rented a place nearby (walking distance) last early summer and loved it. It does disappear at high tide however, so timing is important. Nice walking path along it.

Thank DishtheDirt
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Wonderful view. Ocean breezes. The view of the "2 Sisters" lighthouses is fabulous. We so enjoy the ocean at Long Beach. It's not too crowded most days.

Thank lmschofield44
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Nancy S
1 July 2017|
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Response from Gonzology | Reviewed this property |
Most likely on leash.
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jen1972valle
28 December 2016|
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Response from vindorio | Reviewed this property |
We paid 130.a night as we did not stay a week.I regret not staying a week as I felt there was still so much to see and do.
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