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Sachuest Beach (Second Beach)

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Address: 474 Sachuset Point Road, Middletown, RI 02842
Phone Number: +1 401-847-1993
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One of Newport's most popular beaches.

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Great hiking place

Go solo or with a friend- get those hiking boots on and get some exercise while enjoying the sea air and the view. You might even see a deer like I did on Sunday. The ocean loop... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Unley
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go solo or with a friend- get those hiking boots on and get some exercise while enjoying the sea air and the view. You might even see a deer like I did on Sunday. The ocean loop is 1.5 miles! Family friendly. But, no pets allowed! Enjoy!

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Much nicer than Easton's Beach and with Purgatory chasm at one end. Porta-loos available. Add a walk down around the bird sanctuary. The beach is about 2km (1.2 miles) long .

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Southborough, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed our mini get away. Spent two days on the beach with family and pets! the people were friendly and the surf was great!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We were staying in Newport & wanted to hike with views & this was very satisfying. Short drive from Newport with good parking & a visitor center. We had an easy, flat hike with the ocean on one side. There were a number of wildflowers blooming & lots of butterflies. Really pretty. We intended to walk a portion of the... More 

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Oxnard, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

This was the most wonderful walk. Beautiful level, gravel walks with plenty of benches. Great views of the ocean. Be sure to stop in the visitor center.

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Rexford, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Looking to escape some of the tourist crowds in Newport, RI., we wandered onto Second beach. No services, just a loo, quiet, beautiful view and easy parking. Short drive from First Beach.

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Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I found this beach to be a great fit for me and my friends when we went to Newport. The beach is right near St. George's school, and although getting there there was sometimes traffic, parking was directed very well and not far from the beach. It has port a potties, and in lieu of a snack bar, a little... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Very pretty, clean, good waves, nice sand. Food could be a bit better and price could be a bit less but best in the area.

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Poughkeepsie, NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Beaches to me are "a little slice of heaven", so I enjoyed 5 hours of relaxation here at Sachuest (Second) Beach. Briefly went in the water, but enjoyed dozing in and out with the sounds of the waves, birds crying out, and screams of children having fun in sun. Other than the $25 for parking, I would gladly go here... More 

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Stratford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

We were there three days during the week in mid-august. Parking was easily available in the lot. Some might consider it expensive but there was a discount on the day we arrived after 3 pm. The sand is white and clean. The seagulls can get a little aggressive when food is left available. There are outside showers, toilets and changing... More 

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