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Plum Island

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Plum Island, Confluence rivière Merrimac avec l'océan Atlantique, Newburyport, MA
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PI Beachcoma Restaurant

Great bar, food, music and atmosphere . Servers and staff are great! If you are on Plum Island you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melba C
via mobile
PI Reservation

One of the best parts if being a Senior is the lifetime pass to National Parks. The Plum Island... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
pblanchette
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Newburyport, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great beach” (4 reviews)
“new england” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Plum Island, Confluence rivière Merrimac avec l'océan Atlantique, Newburyport, MA
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"great beach"
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"new england"
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"the atlantic ocean"
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"wildlife refuge"
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"beautiful area"
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"the parker"
in 4 reviews
"off season"
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"the main road"
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"hidden gem"
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"parking lot"
in 2 reviews
"bird watching"
in 2 reviews
"merrimack river"
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"homes"
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"cottage"
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"plum"
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"beaches"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great bar, food, music and atmosphere . Servers and staff are great! If you are on Plum Island you must go.

Thank Melba C
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

One of the best parts if being a Senior is the lifetime pass to National Parks. The Plum Island Reservation is a great place to enjoy the beach and wildlife. Especially the birds. We go at least once a week to relax, tan and just...More

1  Thank pblanchette
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful naturist, and birder site... Tranquil and pastoral - but swimming is dangerous...severe undertow. Great for surf fishing (permit required) Roadway changes to dirt half way along, but still great for biking. Stay away: July 1-31 nasty green head flies bite !!! OUCH !!! Their...More

1  Thank BAREFOOTCOUNT
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

We were advised by a friend not to miss a trip to Plum Island, when we visited Newburyport for the first time. We did venture to Plum Island, only to be disappointed at our visit. Most of the island is all private homes, so close...More

Thank StormyDaze0929
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our trip to plum island. Went to the Parker memorial wildlife refuge for some beautiful beach views.

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

This island used to be a large fishing colony. Now it is mostly just homes. Nice views of the ocean and mainland.

Thank jerdc
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

My friend and i always come here whenever I come up to visit. The beach is never crowded and the water is shallow pretty far out when the tide is in. There is also an abundance of driftwood the people love to make into structures...More

Thank Chalita2020
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We went on Columbus Day weekend for a three day stay. The island was relatively quiet (due to time of year I would guess). We stayed at the Blue hotel. We brought bikes and were so glad we did. We were able to bike into...More

1  Thank Peg9_13
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

This was a very nice beach to walk and take dogs out to out of season. No bathrooms open on the island off season so take care of business before you go.

Thank Michael K S
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Been going to plum island for some 30 years now, I am not a bird watcher but many bird watchers come here for the variety of birds. In the summer you need to get there quick, once full no more cars are allowed in the...More

Thank Alan39
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Louise D
25 July 2017|
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Response from LYNN S | Reviewed this property |
not sure. however the neighbor town of Newburyport is very pet friendly.
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