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The ferry from Wall Street and the East River out to Rockaway for the price of the subway or bus is nothing short of a wonder! From May through September the ferry departs every half hour while the rest of the year it’s hourly. Check...More
Wouldn't live anywhere else in NYC. We call Rockaway Beach "Nashville North" due to the abundance of excellent musicians / bands of all genres. The boardwalk is the place to be on a summer day / & night.
Rockaway Beach is a beautiful beach, nicest in NewYork. White sand and a manageable shore break makes for a fun relaxing day. Sadly, NYC Parks bone-headedly closed a large chunk of the beach literally days before the season opener. This makes for overcrowding and dirty...More
Went to far rockaway beach in NYC. I aleays love the high waves and yhe surrounding. I have been there so many times and now i am gar away but always in my hearth. Yhe rumble of the eaves is great. I plunged in on...More
A lovely beach with few public facilities (good restrooms and a few fast food restaurants are available, as park lifeguards). Nice sandy dunes and decently clean water when we visited with some fun and safe surf
Rockaway beach is a very nice, safe and peaceful beach. This place is far less crowded than coney island and much cleaner. There’s ample free parking very close to the boardwalk, especially in the beach 60s and 70s streets. Lots of restaurants and bars around....More
Spent a Saturday at Rockaway Beach with some friends - great escape from the city. The drive was really quick, parking was easy, and we found our way to the more eccentric stretch of the beach, set behind an abandoned insane asylum. The sand was...More
Well i live here it is a very nice area the beach is not the best but you can enjoy it since the summer is only 3 month in new york, is a safe beach area police everywhere and you have bars, restaurant and more