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Surfers paradise

A beautiful stretch of sand with lots of smooth round and oval rocks from the pounding wave action... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Our favorite beach on Block Island

There is a dirt road to access this beach but plenty of parking even in August. It is a good sized... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
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Secluded beach on Block Island.
New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

A beautiful stretch of sand with lots of smooth round and oval rocks from the pounding wave action. We arrived around noon and picnicked on the walls of what must have been a beautiful mansion, destroyed by fire and never rebuilt. We could watch the...More

Thank pegmagyar
Reviewed 11 October 2018

There is a dirt road to access this beach but plenty of parking even in August. It is a good sized beach with beautiful sand and waves.

Thank Eileen H
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

A great beach to spend your day. Ocean was cold but refreshing. Water was clearer than expected. Will definitely be back.

Thank GoodTimes771
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Mansion Beach is one of the prettiest beaches on Block Island. It’s a public beach with waves and white sand. It is less crowded and private than crescent beach.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Just a pristine beach that has limited parking. No life guards, dog friendly. So beautiful. If you have a car, get here early & bring everything you need as it’s just a beach!

Thank Dreijunge
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Mansion beach is a beautiful, clean flat beach. It is also a long stretch of beach that is perfect for a beach walk. We love it here.

Thank sher777
Reviewed 27 June 2018

We stopped by this wonderful beach on our bike ride around Block Island. Very relaxed beach with small waves that the kids loved jumping. Of course the scenery on the island is gorgeous!

2  Thank nplingos
Reviewed 17 June 2018

There are better beaches on the island, but if you crave solitude, it's here. The only distinction is that you can see the bones of an old mansion before the long climb down to the rocky beach below.

2  Thank ChezAmber
Reviewed 13 June 2018

A recent visit prompted this description: Most beautiful beach! Expansive, immaculate, 5 minutes from town, pet friendly, picturesque.

2  Thank 793sandy
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Mansion is a great beach on BI. When not prime time, it may be a little less crowded because it's a little further out. It's very similar to Scotch Beach (which it's right next too). There are no services (bathrooms/food) though, so if you have...More

3  Thank shweri
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Elquis J
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Response from Esme L | Reviewed this property |
No camping allowed on any beaches. Like other responses you best to get a room