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Surfside Beach

Surfside Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554
+1 508-228-1700
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Bike to the beach

Rented bikes in town and biked to Surfside. Beautiful, long beach with nice waves. Highly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MarillaC
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Boulder, CO
Crab Sandwich Heaven

Shack on the beach with picnic tables. Good lemonade but pricey. Crab sandwich was really really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
NWS2012
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Oceanside Nantucket beach.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“snack bar” (29 reviews)
“great beach” (35 reviews)
“food shack” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Surfside Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554
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+1 508-228-1700
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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rented bikes in town and biked to Surfside. Beautiful, long beach with nice waves. Highly recommend.

Thank MarillaC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shack on the beach with picnic tables. Good lemonade but pricey. Crab sandwich was really really good.

Thank NWS2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Impressed with the facilities provided! Clean and easy access made our visit quite enjoyable. It was a pleasant bike ride from town.

Thank aotma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Husband and I like to walk on beach and this one was great! Not as many seashells,seaweed or stones like the north side of island. One of our favorites.

Thank KL1471
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome beach! There's food, bathrooms and chairs to rent. Ride your bike and stay all day! The waves are fantastic!!!

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. What a nice sandy beach. Beside from the turquoise water, you can easily mistaken this for the Caribbean water. Beach has a great snack restaurant. High waves so be careful but otherwise clean and plenty of fun! Bus drop off, which is a ++

Thank dieselxdanBoston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Check beach conditions, most beaches have heavy surf. Food and ice cream on-site and chair and umbrella rentals available

Thank raferrara
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach to ride bike to. Large, clean and not too crowded. Waves are great for my 9 and 10 year old to enjoy. Favorite of the Island, so far.

Thank jen M
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Spent two great days here. Beach was wide open and never too crowded. Food at the shack and food trucks was really good. It is a bit of a walk to/from the beach so have the kids hit the restrooms before walking down. Surf was...More

Thank AnnapMDHiker
Reviewed 2 August 2017

we met up with some friends here. the public transit called The Wave can take you from Nantucket town to the beach & back, so save some money. ($2 one way on the wave or $25 uber.) anyway, there was a little concession snack building...More

Thank lcdemar
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Jbroph1
3 September 2015|
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Response from deborah_sangabriel | Reviewed this property |
No. And this is an isolated section of the island as far as stores and restaurants go.
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111Serena111
31 May 2015|
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Response from deborah_sangabriel | Reviewed this property |
All public stuff at Surfside Beach - snack bar; rentals; restrooms public bus from town - pretty much close by mid-September. Only option is a $12 taxi ride (plus a small fee per addition person) from town. Have a phone with... More
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