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Breathtaking view

I can never get enough of this beach. It is one of my favorites in Maine. It is a great place to... read more

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U8320WYcarolyns
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Plymouth, Massachusetts
Just your average beach

I am a beach bum, we spend our summers on the beach. We go to Goochs because we stay in Kennebunk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beachbum22353
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Rowley, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“high tide” (16 reviews)
“early morning” (5 reviews)
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Kennebunk, ME 04043
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Reviewed yesterday

I can never get enough of this beach. It is one of my favorites in Maine. It is a great place to take a walk. The side walks are nice and wide to accommodate two way traffic.

Thank U8320WYcarolyns
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a beach bum, we spend our summers on the beach. We go to Goochs because we stay in Kennebunk on the weekends. It does the job. It’s great if they clean the beach but some summers the town slacks on that and it...More

Thank Beachbum22353
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Going in the off season this is a great beach to walk and admire the ocean. In November there are no crowds. Collecting sea glass ia a fun activity but the tranquility is it's best feature

Thank USAFret
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We randomly stumbled upon this beach during a road trip and it was calm and beautiful, not too crowded. Something great to see in Maine if you’re passing by.

Thank rayflo123
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Pretty sand and beautiful water! Would love to spend more time at this beach. Absolutely stunning views!

Thank Slick5276
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We went to this beach with friends and spent the afternoon We just relaxed and took it all in. The beach was uncrowded and clean...very peaceful

1  Thank JimmyRG
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Poor Farmer Gooch, he thought the beach was worthless. It could not be farmed so he sold it to the out of town developers for a #ong. Likely he thought he had pulled the wool over the city slickers. Instead it was valuable seashore property....More

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I was checking out the local beaches and decided to walk the length of this beach. Found quite a few sea shells and thoroughly enjoyed the walk!

Thank Glori H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

What a great place to take a leisurely stroll. "After hours" it is the perfect place to bring your people and dog friendly pooch. This goes without saying, really, but clean up after your dog - people will take notice and will take action. And...More

Thank imalocal2014
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We visited early morning in late September. It was a great location for a brief walk on the beach. Gorgeous gorgeous gorgeous!!

Thank shkelley187
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coltwo
17 May 2015|
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Response from mainekings | Reviewed this property |
There is a wheelchair ramp and handicap parking at north /east end of the beach, by the Seaside Hotel. The sand is soft, but go at high tide when the water is close.
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