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Beautiful and peaceful

Love this beach. Clean, peaceful, less crowded. Take the bus (wave) and get dropped off right near... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
San Antonio, Texas
Great waves, but Parking is limited

Beautiful beach and sunsets. Lots of waves. Port a potties are available and life guards... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Atlanta, Georgia
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Located on the south side of Nantucket, this beach is known for its rough surf.
Nantucket, MA 02554
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Love this beach. Clean, peaceful, less crowded. Take the bus (wave) and get dropped off right near by. Big waves!!!

Thank sports2472016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach and sunsets. Lots of waves. Port a potties are available and life guards. Accessible by the madaket bus, which was great. Went to Millies for an early dinner before the sunset.

Thank NWS2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

This really is a great beach. It's never crowded. The surf is usually strong, but you can go to the bay side and swim in calmer waters. We rode our bikes here. It's a nice ride out, mostly on bike paths. There's a market &...More

1  Thank Johnny4Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the better beaches, there's plenty of space and it's often pretty empty. There's a nearby restaurant with decent food and drinks. Bus to and from town if you don't have a car.

1  Thank Waldensis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hop on a bike and follow the path from town to Madaket, with a stop at Millie's to-go window for sandwiches to bring to the beach. (There's also a little shop to grab drinks/towels/etc.) When you're done at Madaket, treat yourself with a visit to...More

1  Thank sarahgoeshere
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Madaket is a popular beach on the west end of the island. Every day brings a different personality to the water and waves. Sunset is an event here, and for good reason.... outstanding views! Millie's Sandwich shop nearby if you need something to eat or...More

Thank virginiak811
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Madaket Beach is on the western end of the island and is absolutely gorgeous. We visited this past weeks and compared to Dionis, the waves were big and it was very windy. We opted to head back to Dionis with our little ones where the...More

2  Thank stephso
Reviewed 28 June 2018

A bit out of the way, but well worth the trip! Stunning sunset after a tasty dinner at Millie's could be a perfect Nantucket evening

Thank MauiBoulder
Reviewed 30 May 2018

A short bike ride from home to this ever changing coastal beach. Look for seals and walk the dunes at sunset

1  Thank caryn1958
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We drove out to Madaket beach and watched the sun set one night and it was one of the most beautiful sites. Some of the widest most open beaches I have ever seen and a lot of shells to find.

1  Thank Luke S
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Long way from Boulder...
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Response from ryecapital | Reviewed this property |
Millie's !!!!! It's fabulous ..... it's also your only option in Madaket . Go early and walk to beach while you wait