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Cape Cod Beach Guide

Cape Cod, Massachusetts is known for its stunning beaches. Here's a guide to our favorite beaches in the towns we service. If you're visiting or moving to the area, use this guide to help you find the perfect beach.

Beach on Cape Cod


  • Race Point Beach: Known for its dunes and whale sightings, Race Point is part of the Cape Cod National Seashore.
  • Herring Cove Beach: A family-friendly beach with calm waters, perfect for swimming and sunbathing.


  • Red River Beach: This beach offers a large parking lot, snack bar, and restrooms. It's great for families and has a gentle surf.


  • Seagull Beach: The largest beach in Yarmouth, Seagull Beach has soft sand, warm water, and plenty of parking.


  • Corporation Beach: Known for its tidal pools, Corporation Beach is perfect for families with young children.
  • Mayflower Beach: This beach is famous for its low tide that leaves vast areas of tidal flats to explore.


  • Paines Creek Beach: A lovely bay beach popular for its sunsets and low-tide exploration.


  • Nauset Beach: Part of the Cape Cod National Seashore, Nauset Beach is a popular spot for surfers and beachgoers alike.


  • Chatham Lighthouse Beach: Located below the historic Chatham Light, this beach is beautiful but with strong currents, it's best suited for experienced swimmers.


  • Coast Guard Beach: Rated as one of the best beaches in America, Coast Guard Beach is known for its pristine sands and excellent surf.


  • Marconi Beach: Named after the Italian inventor Marconi, this beach offers beautiful views of the Atlantic and towering sand dunes.


  • Head of the Meadow Beach: This beach is perfect for those looking for a quiet and peaceful beach day.

Remember, always check local regulations and guidelines before visiting any beach. Enjoy your time soaking up the sun, surf, and sand on beautiful Cape Cod!

Learn More: View Our Cape Cod Towns Guide