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Horseneck Beach State Reservation

Westport Point, MA
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Great beach, clean water

Went to this beach with my husband, kids, and sister in laws family. Bathrooms are convenient, but... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Kristen K
via mobile
Not as I remembered

Areas of the beach were roped off due to piping plover nesting areas. Rest of the beach was dirty... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“great beach” (17 reviews)
“horseneck beach” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Westport Point, MA
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Went to this beach with my husband, kids, and sister in laws family. Bathrooms are convenient, but maybe could be cleaned a little more frequently. Beach is clean and water is clean which is a nice change from newports seaweed loaded waters! I'm actually a...More

Thank Kristen K
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Areas of the beach were roped off due to piping plover nesting areas. Rest of the beach was dirty, trash washed up on shore not cleaned up. If one would be so inclined to clean up an area, there are no receptacles to put the...More

Thank abeachgirl4ever
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Beach was super crowded, super rocky, and waves were very intense. Not great for younger kids. Positive- plenty of lifeguards around

Thank Annie678888
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The 45 minute drive from Providence was quick and easy with beach goers racing at 85 mph. As we have matured we no longer go at peak hours to beat the crowds and the $20 day fee was waived by late afternoon. However the sand...More

1  Thank RockyFingerLakes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Beautiful, peaceful, rocky beach coast line. Great camping area or just to visit for the day. Just a few minutes away..

Thank Kirsten197834
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

A buddy and I camped (tent) for the weekend to do some fishing. Overall, a nice campground but you need to know that there are no trees or vegetation to separate you from your neighbors. The good thing is that the site are good sized...More

1  Thank FJV2
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We spent many great days at this beach during summer and still do it during this beautiful fall. This beach state reservation is awesome. The beach starts rocky, but walking towards the Westport River the sand becomes really soft and it feels great. This summer...More

Thank ioneliu
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed from Thursday to Sunday. Not much to do there but sit at the Rocky beach. The night crew (DCR) could be a bit more courteous to us campers, they don't need to be banging on the side of the camper with their flashlight...More

Thank usmc r
Reviewed 5 September 2016

After taking a few years off decided to give Horseneck a second look last month. We have camped here numerous times in the past. The good: located right on the ocean, beautiful area with many things to do, nice area restaurants and a quaint central...More

1  Thank albion223
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This beautiful beach stretches for a couple of miles along the entrance to Buzzards Bay and Rhode Island Sound. The beach is beautiful sand and water temps can get to the mid 70s by mid June. Beware if the undertow and educate your children as...More

Thank pearlyww
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