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Herring Cove Beach

Provincetown, MA
+1 866-355-3260
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The best beach on Cape Cod for kids and pets

When it comes to great Cape Cod beaches for kids and pets, it is tough to beat Race Point Beach or... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ernie S
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Orange County, California
Great sunsets

We visited Herring Cove beach a couple of times. It was not crowded so there was plenty of room to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Robert W
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Webster Groves, Missouri
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Part of the Cape Cod National Seashore, Herring Cove is Provincetown's most popular beach.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“herring cove” (88 reviews)
“great beach” (57 reviews)
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Provincetown, MA
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Reviewed 3 days ago

When it comes to great Cape Cod beaches for kids and pets, it is tough to beat Race Point Beach or Head of the Meadow Beach. But Herring Cove Beach is my choice for the top spot. What makes Herring Cove Beach so great? For...More

Thank Ernie S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Herring Cove beach a couple of times. It was not crowded so there was plenty of room to spread out. The sunset from the beach was incredible, with lots of magnificent color!

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love going to the Cape and of course that means trips to the beach. The weather was amazing which made the beach even better. Takes a little getting used to on the feet because the New England beaches have rocks on the shore, but the...More

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Herring cove beach is situated in Province Town and it is one of the main attractions. The beach is in Atlantic Ocean and it is nice one. Ample parking and beach facility like toilets, showers and take away food for the complete day are available....More

1  Thank balasubramanian16847
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach just outside of Provincetown. Food and drink services are top notch for a public beach. Beach is a little rocky and can be tough on the feet if walking too far. We saw seals swimming and playing just feet from us!

1  Thank Ryan Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this beach! It is so easy and accessible to get to. I love that you could park your vehicle right where you will "park" yourself.- towels/chairs etc. It is beautiful- and sometimes you can see "wildlife" in the water.

1  Thank elmosr54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach has facilities for changing clothes as well as public restrooms and a restaurant. It is clean and well maintained. Sand is soft, water clean. Lifeguards on duty. Single admission for a day is $20.00 per vehicle. Season passes available. Not too crowded. Chair...More

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Head for the left parking lot and walk to the far end of the beach. Very friendly and very gay. Enjoy the water and the sand. The boys are friendly and the views are worth the long walk. Bring water and food for a full...More

Thank Herbtj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good view, clear water... it's a point for young guys but also for Everyone. The access it's a little far away from the road, but this make the place more attractive.

Thank marinho2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to watch sunset. It was not crowded even on a holiday weekend. If you are lucky you might even be treated with seal sighting like we did. Probably a good spot during the day too. The facility looks brand new!

Thank Mai M
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PeterJRobs
23 July 2017|
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Response from marinho2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, after 6pm.
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Tina S
11 June 2017|
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Response from s jason m | Reviewed this property |
The best way to see the whales up close is to go to Provincetown and take a whale watching trip from MacMillan Wharf. Nantucket is an island about 30 miles out of Hyannis. The Cape and Island Steamship Authority has ships... More
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Monica J
2 March 2017|
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Response from s jason m | Reviewed this property |
There is a dog friendly beach in P-Town on the west end.
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