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easy access, soft sand

pretty popular beach that is easily accessible, good parking and plenty of room for everyone to be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Restrooms needed!

Mobs of people, beautiful beach, no restrooms! Not good for water quality! Please put in some porta... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Long Island, NY
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Secluded beach on Block Island.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“great beach” (14 reviews)
“clear water” (6 reviews)
“body surfing” (6 reviews)
New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
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Reviewed 1 week ago

pretty popular beach that is easily accessible, good parking and plenty of room for everyone to be comfortable. one of the clearest if not the clearest beach on the island, free from seaweed and rocks both on the beach and in the water. safe for...More

Thank beachbum393
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mobs of people, beautiful beach, no restrooms! Not good for water quality! Please put in some porta potties at the very least!

3  Thank LindaLongIsland_NY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A foggy, misty morning at low tide is the perfect time to explore this beach. Lots of water critters, lots of tide pools, and it's peaceful as well as beautiful.

Thank Cumming2140
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

mansion beach is a hidden gem on Block Island. Beautiful and clean beach, suitable for the entire family

Thank Cristina G
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Mansion Beach was a highlight of lock Island. Enjoy a beautiful wide sandy beach while viewing the homes dotting the cliff. Great for collecting rocks and shells or taking a dip in the ocean. Even our puppy LOVED this beach. The views are absolutely spectacular,...More

Thank PamNewYork1
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This beach is not only beautiful, but not as crowded as other beaches nearby and offers an added interest in that there are remains of an old mansion there.

Thank bruwest
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We visited in mid-September, but the water was warm enough to swim. It was a day with surf so body surfing was part of the swim. A few small but non stinging jellyfish.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Beautiful sandy beach with tremendous view. Pack a lunch and enjoy the breezes and surf. A short bumpy drive on Mansion Beach Rd leads you to the parking area. No services, no rest rooms or life guards. Once there you can easily walk 6-7 miles...More

Thank Matthew T
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This isn't the typical crowded beach. It has nice sand and provides a place to privately enjoy the sun, breeze and beautiful birds. If you are a bookworm this could be a perfect place to get lost! There is no shade, so you might to...More

Thank Jayce2016
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A bike ride away up a dirt road off of mansion beach road. Sparkling water and a Sandy beach will greet you. No real shade unless you want to hide under the tree area where we parked our bikes. If your coming by car of...More

1  Thank Ellen S
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Elquis J
20 August 2016|
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Response from Esme L | Reviewed this property |
No camping allowed on any beaches. Like other responses you best to get a room