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Jones Beach State Park

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Address: Wantagh, NY 11793
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+1 516-785-1600
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This park offers visitors seven miles of beach, two swimming pools, a...

This park offers visitors seven miles of beach, two swimming pools, a boardwalk and games.

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Many miles of nice beach.

I grew up near this beach and spent a lot of time here , swimming, fishing, tanning. They also have two large pools, one at each end. Biggest, best beach on Long Island. Summer... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
cocasaya
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Southampton, New York

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Southampton, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I grew up near this beach and spent a lot of time here , swimming, fishing, tanning. They also have two large pools, one at each end. Biggest, best beach on Long Island. Summer gets crowded, but always somewhere quiet and nice to walk to.Parking is like $10.00 a day.

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New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

We go here in all seasons,great beach,great facilities, great boardwalk Jones is kept very clean,one of the nicest beaches on the island

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Auburn, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Our first visit to Jones Beach and it was wonderful. There were high tides and winds when we were there but we had to go when in town. Nice open beach with good facilities. The bathrooms were still opened but other things were closed. The park offers clean, large parking areas an easy walk to the shore. There were very... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The restored boardwalk is better than ever and not just for summer. Walking 2 - 3 miles on a brisk autumn day is good for the body and the spirit. But an attraction that makes summer evenings perfect is the bandshell with free folk or rock concerts or line dancing.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We had a marvellous walk along the boardwalk at Jones beach. We started at area 6 and walked a couple of miles. It was sunny and 61. It was quiet because it's out of season. There were some other walkers and the views were clear and you can see a long way over the sea. It's a nature reserve as... More 

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Gliwice, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Clean beach with enough space (specially if You walk a bit away from entrance). No problem to find food or drinks vendors around. If I will be again in NY area in Summer definitely will visit again.

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Freeport, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Been coming to Jones beach for years since childhood. Really really beautiful beaches. However it is made unpleasant over time by unappreciated visitors! They destroy the main beach and get on the bus or leave garbage all over the parking lot! Shame.

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California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Visited Jones Beach during the week in October 2016. Free admission, plentiful parking. No crowds. What a great way to spend a couple of hours walking along a stunning boardwalk. Definitely had a great time. But it seems that it can get really busy during peak season...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

No crowds, free parking in October. Thanks to the nice weather we were able to enjoy a few days here and had so much space to ourselves. It really is a world class beach, and so nice when it isn't packed.

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Wantagh, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Beautiful beach excellent facilities,entertainment ,activities, food, boardwalk, BBQs,playgrounds great place

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