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Winter Escape

Walking this beautiful beach this morning while watching 2 brave surfers. Brrrrr. A great winter... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Barnstable, Massachusetts
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A walk with Cadie

Great beach to bring the family dogs... they're able to romp, play and run. Love taking our Cadie... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rutland, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Walking this beautiful beach this morning while watching 2 brave surfers. Brrrrr. A great winter escape while staying at the Seaside Inn.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great beach to bring the family dogs... they're able to romp, play and run. Love taking our Cadie, she's able to meet up with other dogs and people.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cmn17
Reviewed 2 October 2018

What a great beach for family to sit back and enjoy or dive into the ocean and have fun. The only thing missing is food so bring a cooler.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mike B
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Great beach for families and friends. Beautiful beach. The water was very warm this year. The waves good for surfers. Fun beach to walk. My friend even found a couple of sand dollars!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank run4fun122
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Beautiful beach but you gotta be lucky to find a parking spot in the summer! A bit crowded when the surf is good!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank valeryQc_Canada
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Our shuttle driver asked us if we wanted to go to the Kennebunk Beach or the Gooch Beach, while we were fumbling with the choice he laughed and said they were the same. Definitely it is one of the best beaches that I have visited...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wallacejain
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Dog friendly beach. Parking pass is required at $25 each. Great place to visit if you want to pet watch mornings or evenings just in case you didn’t get to travel with your own pet!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DayTrip773825
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Clean, quiet and beautiful! A relaxing day with my sister-in-law at the beach. We traveled from NY to ME, we had not been to Maine in many years. Our stay was four nights in Kennebunk. We ate at many wonderful outside restaurants. Looking forward to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Eileen M
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Nice beach. Good waves and lots of surfers the day we went. Dogs are allowed on the beach during summer until 9am. There were a couple of poop piles left on the beach whiles owners chatted. So gross. There are always some that will ruin...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Beantown7
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Kennebunk Beach is composed of a chain of three beaches: Gooch's, Middle, and Mother's. Gooch's sits on a bay and includes the mouth of the Kennebunk River, which is home to several marinas. One pastime for visitors is to walk to the jetty and watch...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kennebunk_larryMaine
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Joyce K
1 October 2018|
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Response from JacksBack05101 | Reviewed this property |
I think after Labor Day you can
17 May 2015|
Response from mainekings | Reviewed this property |
There is a wheelchair ramp and handicap parking at north /east end of the beach, by the Seaside Hotel. The sand is soft, but go at high tide when the water is close.