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Roger W. Wheeler State Beach

100 Sand Hill Cove Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882-5714
+1 401-789-3563
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Roger W. Wheeler State Beach

Near Galilee, this beach is for families with small kids. It sits inside the protective waters of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
387indy
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Coral Springs, Florida
Great for young kids

Have gone to this beach for centuries. Had a summer home here when we were kids. So my memories by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
spednewengland
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Surprise, Arizona
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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100 Sand Hill Cove Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882-5714
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Reviewed yesterday

Near Galilee, this beach is for families with small kids. It sits inside the protective waters of the Point Judith Harbor of Refuge. The waves are small. Once this was the playground for the rich (before the rich discovered Newport), you have hotels, restaurants. I...More

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have gone to this beach for centuries. Had a summer home here when we were kids. So my memories by my connections to this beach. It has to be the safest beach on the east coast for kids. Long jetties protect it from huge waves...More

Thank spednewengland
Reviewed 27 February 2017

My first time here was in August of 2016 and I would totally return. There was plenty of parking and plenty of places to park yourself in the sun and sand for the day.

1  Thank gordon fan
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This is a beautiful beach especially for families with kids. Some waves but not enough to to have to worry about the kids. Nice facilities. Always a great fun day with the family. Bring sunscreen no areas of shade.

1  Thank sueray8
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This Beach is Easy to get to. Parking Fee: $12-$14. They will accept credit cards. Great restroom facilities and food concession. Ramps from parking lot to beach for handicap and beach buggy carriages. The beach is amazingly clean and sand is silky soft. Plenty of...More

1  Thank Arthur G
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is a great beach if you don't like big waves. Plenty of parking and well groomed sand. Great views at the end of the day with the setting sun! If your not sure what beach to visit in South County try this one -...More

2  Thank cpzamboni
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Clean water ,soft sand, gentle surf. What more could a gal want. I didn't want to leave. The water as so refreshing and beautiful, and a nice family beach, not overly crowded. I ope to return again and again

1  Thank ssproutie
Reviewed 25 August 2016

all the beaches in RI are amazing. open, lots of parking, clean, well cared for...facilities, and accessible to everyone.

Thank silverton34x
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Relaxing beach day here..I visited for the first time not long ago and was happily surprised.. I really enjoyed it. The changing rooms were a bit messy but that is to be expected after a long sandy day. Parking was easy..lots of fun restaurants nearby.....More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This beach was walking distance from a house that we have rented in August in Narragansett for the past 3 summers. We love it as we have a large family and this beach suits all the grandchildren from ages 2 thru 22 and all ages...More

1  Thank Henry S
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Donna C
how much to park the car and entrance
8 July 2016|
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Response from Luvamoose67 | Reviewed this property |
As of July 1, 2016 there was a significant reduction in prices. Entry to the beach is free, parking costs: Weekdays: Resident $6/Non-Resident $12 Weekends: Resident $7/Non-Resident $14 Season Pass: Resident... More
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Destcotto
How much to park and do you have to pay to get into th e beach also or just parking?
31 May 2016|
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Response from Luvamoose67 | Reviewed this property |
As of July 1, 2016 there was a significant reduction in prices. Entry to the beach is free, parking costs: Weekdays: Resident $6/Non-Resident $12 Weekends: Resident $7/Non-Resident $14 Season Pass: Resident... More
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kathynow45
charge to park daily
30 May 2016|
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Response from Luvamoose67 | Reviewed this property |
As of July 1, 2016 there was a significant reduction in prices. Entry to the beach is free, parking costs: Weekdays: Resident $6/Non-Resident $12 Weekends: Resident $7/Non-Resident $14 Season Pass: Resident... More
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