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Small beach but well worth the stop

Old Silver has been a family reunion gathering place for four generations of my family. The beach... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
_cslvail
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Lexington, Ohio
Even on a cloudy day, nice beach!

Since it is still offseason on the Cape beaches, it was nice to stop here and not have to pay or... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
ShelSouthShore_MA
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South Shore, MA
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“great beach” (32 reviews)
“sea crest” (17 reviews)
“soft sand” (11 reviews)
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Falmouth, MA
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Old Silver has been a family reunion gathering place for four generations of my family. The beach is not rocky and it is a short walk from the parking lot to the waters' edge. Two sets of stairs and a ramp allow for easy access....More

Thank _cslvail
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Since it is still offseason on the Cape beaches, it was nice to stop here and not have to pay or fight for a parking spot! We had a nice walk along the water, even though it was a cool cloudy day..It is a pretty...More

1  Thank ShelSouthShore_MA
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The only but is the parking. The beach fills up so you wait in line for a spot. Here is the routine that works for our family: 1. Get there early or wait until 1 or 2 in the afternoon When others pack up. We...More

3  Thank houseonthecape
Reviewed 13 February 2017

There is a lot to love about the beach. Water, views, people, walking. The water tends to be on the cool side, so be aware.

2  Thank DeltaBiker
Reviewed 24 January 2017

My wife and I were so lucky that we went on a brisk afternoon with 40's for temps but with the ocean breeze seemed high 20's but it was cloudyish, but didn't matter we picked shells for the grandchildren and enjoyed the views.

3  Thank Bryon S
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I love to go here Year around and it's one of my favorite beaches. Water is so beautifully flat and calm. Love to walk with dogs. Sand is clean. Parking is tough in summer, but if you go at off times it's enjoyable. Great bar...More

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This got such good reviews so my wife and I went to enjoy the day at the beach but we were probably only there a half hour. We had to pay $20 to park which was a lot but understandable because there was absolutely no...More

1  Thank Zach J
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Old Silver is very popular and in season it is crowded. There is some parking in 2 different places for a $20 fee, but come early because both fill up quickly. Early morning is a great time to get there. Watching the sun, the sail...More

Thank Casey1919
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

OSB was very crowded on Labor Day ~ despite the $20 parking fee & limited parking. The glistening water was beautiful & watching the sailboats was fun. Water was warm & sand was soft, but there are sharp oyster shells. Wear water shoes to protect...More

Thank ChanEvan
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Please plan on arriving early or for night owls later in the day when the crowds are gone. I love either time. The early morning is gorgeous and having coffee and a little breakfast on the beach is my idea of the perfect way to...More

1  Thank patricia s
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Lauren S
25 August 2016|
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Response from 176christiep | Reviewed this property |
You can use the small beach tents or wind breaks in the summer, most just use umbrellas. Its very busy in the summer and can get quite crowded. After sept 1 tho the beach is much less busy and often people will have a larger... More
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