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Charlestown Town Beach

557 Charlestown Beach Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813-1917
+1 401-364-1222
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Great Beach

Have been going to this beach for at least 25 years. Never payed for parking, always went later in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
maxine4975
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Little Falls New York
Another outstanding local RI beach

Charlestown town beach is another fine example of nature at its best. The beach goes for miles and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kdhill84
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Berlin, Connecticut
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“town beach” (8 reviews)
“off season” (5 reviews)
“parking lot” (5 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
LOCATION
557 Charlestown Beach Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813-1917
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+1 401-364-1222
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been going to this beach for at least 25 years. Never payed for parking, always went later in the day when everyone was leaving. Very long beach, is stony in the surf.

Thank maxine4975
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Charlestown town beach is another fine example of nature at its best. The beach goes for miles and is a big attraction for families and couples alike. The surrounding are clean and the bath house well taken care of. We would rate this beach in...More

Thank kdhill84
Reviewed 1 week ago

they don't rake it like the state beaches, so it is stony but free, it is a huge beach, with a pier on one end. it is still a beautiful beach

Thank heracr
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This beach gets crazy in the summer, so go in the off season and enjoy the long stretch of sand. The surf here is not the best, with waves breaking right at the shore. East Matunuck or Narragansett Town beaches are where it's at for...More

Thank genevaRhodeIsland
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The beach is beautiful, with nice sand and not too long a distance to the shoreline. However, the walk from the parking lot to the beach is quite long, especially if lugging chairs, coolers and umbrellas. If you do not have a town pass, parking...More

Thank RetiredTraveler2013
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting this area for almost 20 years. The beaches in the area are without question some of the best in RI. Area is beautiful with awesome New England landscapes. Quaint town with small stores is really nice and a throw back to...More

1  Thank Runnernhhs1986
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The walk from the parking lot to the beach was a little long and sucked with chairs and a cooler, so plan accordingly, but it was a nice beach day for sure

Thank Kendra C
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Really nice beach!! New rest rooms across the street near the parking lot. You might want to bring your own food and drinks , because the only food vendor on the beach is a hot dog wagon. Other than thank really nice clean beach we...More

Thank mmancusi9114
Reviewed 16 March 2017

During the summer it is a great beach for families it has miles of sand beach so you can find a spot with ample room for any size family there is restrooms and showers and changing rooms. Parking is limited so you have to get...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great beach but can be very hard to get out of the water as has a lot of stones. It is beautiful for walking and we do almost every day. Love it

Thank Bev H
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Brittany C
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Response from MonRee | Reviewed this property |
The choice between Charlestown and Misquamicut depends on amenities you seek. We didn't see any "bars" in walking distance to Charlestown Beach whereas in Misquamicut there are. I would recommend Charlestown Beach over... More
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