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Ocean Beach Park

98 Neptune Ave, New London, CT 06320-2835
+1 860-447-3031
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Car Shows Every Monday

We have antique, vintage, & muscle car shows every Monday. Mondays, the beach is free during the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bob B
Boston, Massachusetts
October visit

We were in New London for a visit and just wanted to get down to the water and stroll along the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
CAdele W
Indiana, Pennsylvania
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New England's finest beach and boardwalk attractions including mini golf course, rides, water slides, kiddy spray park, olympic pool, arcade, gift shop, food concessions, cafe with restaurant, banquet and catering facilities, picnic area, health club, nature walk
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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98 Neptune Ave, New London, CT 06320-2835
+1 860-447-3031
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have antique, vintage, & muscle car shows every Monday. Mondays, the beach is free during the car show. It's fun & yiu can see cars from way back, up to today.

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were in New London for a visit and just wanted to get down to the water and stroll along the beach. We found Ocean Beach to be a perfect place for our jaunt. There were only a few people on the beach, but it...More

Thank CAdele W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I take my fair Irish skin to the beach, I have to be very careful. That's the best part about Ocean Beach, you can do other things besides lay on the beach. The arcade is a lot of fun & if you like classic...More

Thank Joobie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place, games, pool, Verizon nice, restaurants, exceptional beach , very clean, concerts, kids enjoyed

Thank Marcos G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice beach crowded during the season but during the off-season nice beach. little cove that goes to Waterford Beach and Harkness State Park. low tide is when you should cross over to waterford. be careful of swift current during low tide. somewhat big waves get...More

Thank Justin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to come here when I was a child - lots of good memories. It has changed quite a bit since then, but still is a beautiful place. This is of course, the off season, and it was nice to walk without the crowds.

Thank Alison P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I could not believe that the park charges so much for people to park and visit. The lot appears to be crumbling and in decline. It they charged less perhaps more people would visit to help repair the parking lot, bring business and create more...More

Thank Phyllis B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Probably one of the nicer beaches around here, water isn't too rough, sand is clean, the board walk is clean but not so many things to do here, worth a quick stop to check out or spend a few hours sitting in the sand

Thank Smokie113
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I love this beach. So much to do. It's my favorite beach. I plan on going back next summer. It's has water slide , pool, gym & etc.

Thank Antmonie
Reviewed 29 August 2017

You will find an advertising brochure calling Ocean Beach Park in New London "New England's Finest Beach and Boardwalk" at motels and restaurants all around New England. It states "Your parking fee includes admission for everyone in your car!" That sounds like a good deal...More

Thank RobertitoL
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6 September 2017|
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Response from Kerry C | Reviewed this property |
I went on a weekday fee was $17 not sure after labor day you can check there website
21 August 2017|
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Response from David S | Property representative |
Hello, We do allow boogie boards and flotation devices at the beach as long as they are used safely and don't affect the safety or enjoyment of your kids or others. We always caution people that they are not safety devices... More
15 August 2017|
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Response from David S | Property representative |
Thanks for the help! We do have changing rooms and technically the beach is at the mouth of Long Island sound so we enjoy the salt water of the Atlantic with calmer water than some other places. We hope to see you soon!