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Cisco Beach

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Address: Nantucket, MA

Nantucket beach on the ocean side.

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Huge And Waves

Surfers favorite spot, known for its waves and perfect for surfing lovers, also good place to take a dip too but with caution with your teens.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
Jun J
New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Surfers favorite spot, known for its waves and perfect for surfing lovers, also good place to take a dip too but with caution with your teens.

Thank Jun J
Acton, Massachusetts
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231 reviews
94 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

CiscoBeach has expanded over the years and for the past several has had an expanded parking lot that makes the beach much more accessible. It has good surf for the surfing crowd, but my most memorable visit involved a gorgeous sunset, one of my best ever on the Island.

Thank Jerry R
New York, NY
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Among the best of the many fine beaches on Nantucket. Everyone should try this one! Good parking and easy access.

Thank luxtravelsNYC
Katonah, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Road our bikes to Cisco Beach. Stopped and had lunch at Bartlett's Farm, just off the bike path. This beach is absolutely a must. Beautiful!!!

Thank Heather166
somerset nj
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

1) It has the best waves on the island- The sand bars shift each year due to the winter storms but for the past few years Cisco has had the best waves for surfing and boogie boards. On windy days the kite surfers take advantage of the surf. 2) You can rent surf boards and boogie boards and take surf... More 

Thank ogura98
kansas city
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We went to Cisco five days. Each day, the ocean was a little different, and always amazing. Red flag day, all the surfers were out, showing their stuff, and we could still swim with no problems, just fun. One day had almost calm seas, still fun. It's also full of friendly, polite beach goers, cute kids, and has great people... More 

Thank kcwannago
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Totally different from Jettie Beach, great waves, I mean great waves and breeze. A cool Mexican restaurant off the beach has THE BEST quesadillas (Lobster, Chicken, you name it)... Highly recommend.

1 Thank Tiberius V
Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

We walked this beach but didn't swim here. There were people in the water, no lifeguards. The beach and the water looked clean. Small parking lot.

Thank Babz J
Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We ended up going here most of the days on our vacation because the kids enjoyed renting surfboards! The waves were not crazy but there were lots of people out on boards. We also had a visit from a seal one day which was fun! The beach was clean and there was plenty of parking - there was also a... More 

Thank Elebeads
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33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

great beach, great views beautiful sunset. Easy to bike or walk to. no concession or bathrooms is the only issue for some visitors

Thank Ackdiver

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