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Siasconset Beach

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Address: Nantucket, MA
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Nantucket beach on the ocean side.

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Very Pretty, Charming

We drove through town on a tour bus, but did not stop. the town is very pretty and charming. If you don't bring your car to Nantucket, the main way to get there is either by... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Rokmann
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We drove through town on a tour bus, but did not stop. the town is very pretty and charming. If you don't bring your car to Nantucket, the main way to get there is either by the island bus or by bicycle. I don't think the the tour buses stop there. There is a general store and a restaurant in... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

A huge place to relax, play with your kids and family as well as with friends as a picnic ground, very nice area and clean too.

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Thank Jun J
Acton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Not as rough as other Nantucket beaches and wider than most, Siasconset beach is a nice Long Beach, where your seemingly can walk for miles. An additional plus is that there are some nice restaurants in town and a bar at the Summer House right on the ocean a little ways up. And don't miss the interest clock on the... More 

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Pasadena, California
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Located on a more remote part of the island, the visit provides you with a very different flavor than downtown. Highly recommended

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

really, really amazing.The Sconset Bluff Walk begins in Siasconset which is a bus ride from Nantucket Harbor. The trail is a narrow dirt path all along the bluff that literally winds through the back yards of gorgeous mansions with the beach and views on the right.

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Dorset, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Gorgeous beach in a gorgeous village. Charming cottages and estates with immaculate gardens abound. Yummy sandwich shop to take lunch to the beach. Proper restrooms in the village. Great deal watching from the shore.

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Aspen, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Good place to go for a walk on the beach with family and kids. A beautiful setting. We saw quite a bit of sea life on our visit.

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MD
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Very rough surf, seal swimming 15 feet from shore. Walk forever. Nice. Benches, playground across the street for little ones.

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York, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

A truly relaxing, calm peaceful time. A day spend laying in the sand, walking in the surf, and reading. Dogs are welcome. It felt like we has our own private beach Not the best for swimming. Dangerous rip tide.

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Saddle River, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I wish this beach was a little bit cleaner but instead the water was dirty and full of seaweed and the sand on the beach was dirty too. It was a pretty busy beach so we only stayed for an hour and then left and did not go in the water.

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