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Two Lighthouses & multiple Ferries to watch

Didn't use the beach, but the adjacent park provides a wonderful spot to see the New London Harbour... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DT-PEI
Beautiful beach and grounds

Beach is very well maintained and the grounds and restaurant are just wonderful. Food is very... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Denniz n
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Groton, Connecticut
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“small beach” (8 reviews)
“snack bar” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
Beach Pond Road, Groton, CT
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Didn't use the beach, but the adjacent park provides a wonderful spot to see the New London Harbour Lighthouse and the New London Ledge Lighthouse as well as the high speed (40 mph) ferry from Block Island and the car ferries sailing across the Long...More

Thank DT-PEI
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Beach is very well maintained and the grounds and restaurant are just wonderful. Food is very inexpensive, staff is super friendly and the entire beach grounds are non-smoking, very nice.

Thank Denniz n
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Busy beach in the summer, parking rates apply mid June through Labor Day. If you go a lot, you can purchase a pass for the summer. Zberski house can be rented for small events. There is also a concession stand with the usual beach food....More

Thank Pamela T
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This is for the locals: This beach is so expensive, we all know this. I never visit during the day but you used to be able to drive in after 6, not have to pay a beach fee and just get a nice dinner by...More

Thank kristineregine
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

When people come to visit Mystic, they always wonder where the beaches are.... this is it. Our own little piece of paradise with a white sandy beach, playground and best beach food around. Handmade burgers and New England clam chowda that is better than any...More

1  Thank Jeannine B
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Cool breeze and a perfect place to view the sunset. Enjoying a walk and the view makes this place more beautiful

1  Thank vasu87
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Small scenic outcropping in Groton. Beautiful camera shots with sea birds and water vegetation. Great place to be alone with your thoughts.

Thank PABuckeyeFans
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I've live in Groton for years and have watched a inane rules, fear of law suits and lack of upkeep have taken all the fun out of Eastern Point Beach. Two beautiful rafts have disappeared after a brief stint, the waterline is often lined with...More

1  Thank orion1248
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is an awesome place to go to watch ships and boats come and go.There are tables to sit at and eat.There are often walkers or joggers making their circuts around the property.

1  Thank ajfmrf
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The Kennedy's and others used to come here. It is not a very large beach but much nice scenery and you can see the Fireworks on the Fourth of July. They also sell food at reasonable prices. I thank the Lord for living close to...More

1  Thank 77praisethelord77
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Brian S
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Response from PABuckeyeFans | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure what a SUV is.
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2 September 2016|
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
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