We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Bring your ocean shoes

Great for children but be sure they have some kind of water shoe on as it is very rocky and has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TessaU
,
Portland, Maine
Cute Beach

Very small beach. Quiet. We were the only two on it. We had so much fun finding TONS of sea glass... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Colleen C
,
Cheshire, Connecticut, United States
Read all 18 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
29 Oct 2017
“Cute Beach”
1 week ago
“Bring your ocean shoes”
LOCATION
Scott Street, Rockland, ME
Write a ReviewReviews (18)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for children but be sure they have some kind of water shoe on as it is very rocky and has lots of little shells (really hurt my feet!). The kids had fun but it was low tide and there was lots of seaweed. It's...More

1  Thank TessaU
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Very small beach. Quiet. We were the only two on it. We had so much fun finding TONS of sea glass. We couldn't believe how much there was on such a little beach. It's right in downtown Rockland.

2  Thank Colleen C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Loved this little beach, great view of the harbor, lots of sea glass and saw a rainbow there !! Quiet place away from all the tourists

Thank Cathyandal
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Couldn't get close to this when I was a kid many moons ago too many fish guts and raw sewage. You can swim here now if like cold Atlantic water. Great views of Rockland Harbor and the islands. decent parking, walking trail and picnic tables.

1  Thank smeg t
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Nice little beach in the bay. Close to Rockport. Also,has a walking trail near by.lots of snails can be found. They do have signs up an warnings about swimming.

Thank Chris P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Stop here for lunch with your pup or take a walk. A nice walk to the beach or eat your lunch. Gorgeous views from the car or the beach. Picnic tables are available on nice days. Pet friendly.

2  Thank Raine8961
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Small beach in the south end of the city. Accessible by stairs and just of the harbor trail. Can be dirty at times from litter.

Thank Zachary C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Saw this beach when I was having lunch at Archers. It is little but there are so many interesting seashells! I must have walked back and forth a dozen times and kept finding new and interesting shells / rocks or glass. Quite a bit of...More

Thank Glori H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We were staying close by for a week so we walked here almost every day. We even saw a rainbow one evening. Liked the large ball made out of railroad spikes. Nice sidewalks, benches and a public restroom. Nice view of Rockland Lighthouse and many...More

2  Thank MoMema93
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 June 2016

like others have said, it was small, but the little park with benches and trail are very well maintained. It's a pretty spot. I went to 3 different places for sunrise earlier this week and found that this had the best view over the water....More

1  Thank sherriw18
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 hotels
250 Main Hotel
185 reviews
.51 km away
Trade Winds Inn
293 reviews
.61 km away
Rockland Harbor Hotel
327 reviews
1.11 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Rockland
449 reviews
2.65 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Rustica
380 reviews
.66 km away
Cafe Miranda
852 reviews
.70 km away
Atlantic Baking Co.
228 reviews
.71 km away
Brass Compass Cafe
477 reviews
.63 km away
Nearby Attractions
Farnsworth Art Museum
792 reviews
.77 km away
Project Puffin Visitor Center
167 reviews
.65 km away
Maine Lighthouse Museum
203 reviews
.57 km away
Sail Power and Steam Museum
89 reviews
.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sandy Beach staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit