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Surfside Beach

Surfside Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554
+1 508-228-1700
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Wonderful with great waves

This is a popular beach! Here's why you should take the trip. There are chairs to rent- so if... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Chicago, Illinois
Beautiful beach!

I love coming to this beach for several reasons. It's beautiful, fun, there is a place to get... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Courtney S
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Oceanside Nantucket beach.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“snack bar” (29 reviews)
“great waves” (14 reviews)
“food stand” (6 reviews)
Surfside Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554
+1 508-228-1700
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is a popular beach! Here's why you should take the trip. There are chairs to rent- so if you're riding a bike like me you can still have the full beach experience . There is a snack bar. So if you want drinks or...More

1  Thank Goally
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I love coming to this beach for several reasons. It's beautiful, fun, there is a place to get something to eat and drink, clean bathrooms and great for families without being to far from the center of town.

Thank Courtney S
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The beach is stunning! The fact that there are bathrooms and a snack shack and showers is great and makes for a better beach day. Love it here!

Thank kelly c
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Really nice beach. They have bathrooms and a little food stand which is nice if you're there all day. The Wave (shuttle) goes there too!

Thank Alexandra J L
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This beach is easily accessible by the local bus system. There is a snack bar, bathrooms and chair rental, so bring your suit or change of clothes if taking away trip to the island. This beach is on the opposite side of the island as...More

Thank S H
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Great place to go for along beach walk in November. Hearing the waves and the seagulls is so calming. Enjoyed looking at the flock of plovers or sandpipers running for and back, running, stopping, flying away and coming back to find their food in the...More

Thank SusiHoch
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We have been going to this beach in spring, summer, and fall over the past 20 years. It is on the Southern part of a Nantucket, directly on the Atlantic ocean. The sand dunes, wild grasses and wild roses surround you as you walk down...More

2  Thank pamelajean2016
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Finally found a way to drive out to the nude beach at Nantucket with our Jeep only to find that they don't allow vehicles any more. No signs, but most of the access point have been closed off. While we were there at least a...More

1  Thank John C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a beautiful beach on ACK. The waves are excellent. Get a body board and enjoy. They rent beach chairs here as well, which is convenient.

Thank Matt K
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Great beach. Sand was super. Not rocky. Waves were so much fun to jump and play! Bathrooms, showers and a snack shack. Could walk the beach for awhile. By far my favorite beach in nantucket.

1  Thank KL1471
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Questions & Answers
3 September 2015|
Response from deborah_sangabriel | Reviewed this property |
No. And this is an isolated section of the island as far as stores and restaurants go.
31 May 2015|
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