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Fall is the best time for a beach walk

East Beach is a long stretch that connects the Misquamicut shoreline to Watch Hill. The best way... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
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Amazing beach with stunning views

I loved this beach, it was beautiful and the water was perfect. The only thing that sucks about... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Kansas City, Missouri
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

East Beach is a long stretch that connects the Misquamicut shoreline to Watch Hill. The best way to access East Beach is from a Watch Hill. There’s a small pathway alongside Taylor Swift’s house on the hill. The Fall is the best time to visit,...More

Thank Bethoogle
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

I loved this beach, it was beautiful and the water was perfect. The only thing that sucks about getting here was the parking and the price tag to park ($50). However, if you are lucky you will find a spot on the side of the...More

Thank kimberlyeretto
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The east beach in watch hill....unspoiled..not too crowded and a must see or take a walk...parking ridiculously difficult which helps to keep a public beach relatively private !!

Thank Hwb813
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

East Beach in Watch Hill Rhode Island is a pretty sandy beach with parking. But you need to get there early.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I'm not from the area and was able to find this beach. I got there a little after 8am on a Saturday and there were already 10-15 cars already parked. Parking was $35 and was cash only.

5  Thank kimvD4030US
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Just LOVE coming here Parking can be a little tough but a little walk (through a beautiful quaint village) never hurt nobody?!) And be sure to save some time after to see the country's oldest operating carousel. It's located right there in town (where you...More

1  Thank MissyDelNigro
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Great beach, quiet if you get there early. There was a lot of seaweed on the beach and a lot of rocks. Best to wear shoes that can go into the water. Be there before 9:00 a.m. for a good spot, bring lots of sunblock...More

4  Thank Marjie C
Reviewed 5 July 2018

We enjoyed this quiet uncrowded beach very much! The kids had a great time riding the waves. Not very large waves but enough for them. We parked in the middle of the ocean on our right and a lake on the left! So after the...More

1  Thank Catrina W
Reviewed 28 May 2018

While staying at The Ocean House, we took the time to walk the beaches, and ended up in East Beach, some distance away. As we had walked from The Ocean House, parking was not an issue for us. Since this was just before Memorial Day,...More

8  Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Friends, go to the big state beaches. There is ample parking for a reasonable price. This Watch Hill Beach area was a waste of two hours looking for it! $30 to park or you park 1.5 miles away and schlep your kids, gear and beach...More

1  Thank GGGrann
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Janet G
5 September 2018|
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Response from Hwb813 | Reviewed this property |
Public restroom in " the village" 0f Watch Hill right beside the merry go round !!
15 August 2018|
Response from MissyDelNigro | Reviewed this property |
Hi if there are any baths/dressing rooms I'm not aware of them. And there is also a walk down a little pebble/dirt trail from the street to even get down there. There really isn't a place to just drop off close. I think you... More
Bonnie R
15 July 2017|
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