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Beautiful calm water, bring your food

It’s a beautiful and relaxing beach. The water is very calm which is perfect. I didn’t see any food... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
lillyrose212
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New York City, New York
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Beautiful beach

I hesitate to tell anyone about this gem of a beach....it might get so crowded that you can’t find... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
maries939
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Huntington, New York
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East Lake Dr., off Montauk Hwy., Montauk, NY
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful and relaxing beach. The water is very calm which is perfect. I didn’t see any food services, so bring everything with you, food, water, snacks, beach chairs and umbrella. There are bathrooms and showers. IMPORTANT TIP: wear water shoes, because there are...More

5  Thank lillyrose212
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Reviewed 14 August 2014

I went to this beach because of the good reviews I read here but didn't love it. I have 2 small kids and even though we had Keens, they really needed water slip ins instead. I did notice the posts about the parking permit but...More

3  Thank catherineu2
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful and relaxing beach. The water is very calm which is perfect. I didn’t see any food services, so bring everything with you, food, water, snacks, beach chairs and umbrella. There are bathrooms and showers. IMPORTANT TIP: wear water shoes, because there are...More

5  Thank lillyrose212
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

I hesitate to tell anyone about this gem of a beach....it might get so crowded that you can’t find a parking space.! The beach is quiet, serene, beautiful sunsets, lots of parking, just beautiful! Watch the boats come in and enjoy the view.

5  Thank maries939
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Very clean, safe family beach. lots of parking and onsite facilities. great for kids and so relaxing.

1  Thank Lorraine O
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great beach, good parking available, clean restrooms available, wonderful views of boats coming into the harbor!

Thank MrsChina2
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is a beautiful small beach when low tide occurs, you can find some great sea glass (ocean treasure!)

Thank cloeloff
Reviewed 10 August 2017

If you want to escape the Ditch Plains and town beach crowds, this is the place to be! It's a great swimming area with minimal waves. Great boat watching!

1  Thank TBacchi2013
Reviewed 4 August 2017

the beach near the hotel we stay is a long walk and down a steep hill (worse coming back) so we went to Gin beach on the sound side. very quiet, clean and relaxing.

Thank John M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is the place for sunset on the beach. Bring your beach chairs and toast the end of a beautiful day in Montauk .

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Looking to go in to the sound and get away from the ocean, well look no further this is the place to go. Bathrooms, Ice Cream man and the boats are always passing by.

Thank dougs614
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Small quiet beach with an amazing view of the sun set. Worth it to spend at least one day there foe sure.

Thank ML M
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clni
10 August 2018|
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Response from maries939 | Reviewed this property |
You need a pass to park your car. We got one from our hotel. You can inquire in Southampton town hall I think or at your hotel if you are staying out there.
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Susan M
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Response from NYCHRIS | Reviewed this property |
Gin beach is on the north shore-east of the inlet to the harbor--just take east lake drive all the way up--pass the airport on your right
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