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Ontario Beach Park

4799 Lake Ave, Rochester, NY 14612-2154
+1 585-753-5887
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Great Park for Families

Lots to do with the beach, walking the pier and boardwalk, playgrounds, carousel, boat watching, a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leann L
Rochester, New York
This Park Well Done

Had occasion to visit this park twice on a recent visit to Rochester. The beautiful weather... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amsterdam, New York
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4799 Lake Ave, Rochester, NY 14612-2154
+1 585-753-5887
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots to do with the beach, walking the pier and boardwalk, playgrounds, carousel, boat watching, a few restaurants nearby. Pretty clean.

Thank Leann L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had occasion to visit this park twice on a recent visit to Rochester. The beautiful weather brought out plenty of folks of all persuasions. The restored carousel is a classic. Robach bathhouse appeared clean and was open for use by the public enjoying the well...More

Thank rwjw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived after dinner and parking was easily available. we walked up the pier to the lighthouse which was kind of ugly but the views from it were great. lots of ducks, jumping fish and nice people walking around. the beach/park itself was clean and...More

Thank mark d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting Rochester we really enjoyed going to Ontario Beach Park. There was lots of free parking, a carousel ($1.00 per ride) for adults and kids alike, and restaurants and shops in a nearby building onsite. Covered pavilions with tables are available for picnics and...More

Thank Bakerfortress
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

It has good facilities for food and very near to city. Children can enjoy in the park there and it also has merry-go-round 🙂my baby enjoyed it so much though she is very small

Thank Harshitha T
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Because of all the recent rain the whole beach is underwater. Not a fun place for right now till the water recedes.

Thank aqmike97
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Lake Ontario is vast and this park makes it accessible to everyone. The park has a beach, playground and many other facilities for visitors to enjoy. The long pier allows one to walk out onto the lake when the wind isn't blowing. The day we...More

Thank Kris M
Reviewed 21 May 2017

What a great place to spend some time on a beautiful day. The walk along the pier is very nice. Its nice to be able to spend the day at the beach and have a picnic and play games all the while you are in...More

Thank Stacey H
Reviewed 13 May 2017

If you are visiting the Charlotte pier then be sure to stop at the park. While the beach itself is very well groomed and cared for, the algae buildup and gross water can sometimes scare people away.

Thank Bennyhanaa
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It's the only beach we have so it Ain't much! It used to be An awesome place to go as a kid but now it's overrun by less than desirable caliber of people and trash (literal trash). Save yourself the headache and go to Canandaigua...More

Thank ashangel529
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25 July 2016|
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Response from DstmNY | Reviewed this property |
See answer below, covers it all!~
30 June 2015|
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Response from Linda E | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately there are no hotels near the beach. In fact no hotels in all of Monroe County on Lake Ontario. If you have a car, can stay in Gates or Greece. If don't have a car, can stay downtown Rochester and take the city... More