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Long Beach

off Rte. 127A on Gloucester-Rockport town line, Gloucester, MA
1800464
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Best Beach for Shoulder Season

We just went to the area for a week at the end of September and this beach was great. Happened to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jarrad K
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Great Beaches

Gloucester beaches are gorgeous. The problem with all their beaches are the fact that the parking... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
LuckyMesaAZ
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“high tide” (8 reviews)
“great beach” (7 reviews)
“harbor beach” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 10:00 PM, 11:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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off Rte. 127A on Gloucester-Rockport town line, Gloucester, MA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just went to the area for a week at the end of September and this beach was great. Happened to run into a period of warmer weather in the 70's and capitalized on noone being at the beach. We stayed in Rockport but drove...More

Thank Jarrad K
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Gloucester beaches are gorgeous. The problem with all their beaches are the fact that the parking charges are outrageous, so you are unable just to take a moment and feel the sand on your feet and not spend a great deal of time there. What...More

Thank LuckyMesaAZ
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Visited my son & his fiance and we stayed in Gloucester. Took a day trip to Long Beach and had a wonderful time. Go early - or be prepared to stand in traffic! Paid $30 for parking - but we expected it. This includes bathrooms...More

Thank RobynW731
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Right after Good Harbor Beach, in Gloucester, this Beach will welcome you if, late riser, you find the parking at Good Harbor Beach already full! Parking is scarce there too but once you have paid 30$, you're ready to settle in this indeed long and...More

1  Thank FastFreddy
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We visited Rockport in July. Because we rented an apartment on the main street, where all the shops are, the owner gave us a pass to us for Long Beach. We drove over on a Wednesday morning. The beach provided a perfect stop for adults...More

Thank writingstraightf2017
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Stay away, don't visit, don't fish, don't swim, don't run amok on the beach, don't enjoy this spot at all. Local secret...great place to have a cottage, thanks MAN!

1  Thank likeparty
Reviewed 7 May 2017

One of our favorite destinations is Long Berach which is a hidden treasure just around the bend from the more renowned Good Harbor Beach. From the balcony of our motel we watched the tide come in an surfers working the waves. In the distance is...More

Thank Gonzology
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Awesome beach with action waves and rocks to scamble on; tides are swift and changing, especially under the footbridge, so watch kids carefully. Parking rarely full, if one walks from end of lot, even in August. Stunning and fun and empty off season

Thank JamyMadeja
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a loooong beach and sheltered cove.The waves are gentle and the shallow water extends far from the beach. The tidal pools inside the sand bars warm up quick and make for some cool pools for the very young. Some good shells and rock...More

Thank vindorio
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Despite the Rockport Town selectmen gauging the Long Beach residents in rents and mistreating them~ this is the best beach in Cape Ann

Thank paulakenney
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dserenity
30 July 2017|
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Response from Gonzology | Reviewed this property |
No parking .
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Nancy S
1 July 2017|
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Response from Gonzology | Reviewed this property |
Most likely on leash.
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