9 Best Beaches in Rhode Island for a Relaxing Getaway 


Rhode Island, the Ocean State, has over 400 miles of coastline and beautiful beaches. Whether you’re looking for adventure, nature, or just some peace and quiet, you’ll find it here.

Watch Hill Beach is a popular beach in Westerly, known for its wide and soft sand, mild waves, and charming town. 

Watch Hill Beach 


Goosewing Beach is a hidden gem in Little Compton, part of the Goosewing Beach Preserve. 

Goosewing Beach 


Narragansett Town Beach is the ultimate beach for surfers, located in Narragansett.

Narragansett Town Beach 


Mohegan Bluffs is a beach for adventurers, located on Block Island. This beach is famous for its towering clay cliffs that offer spectacular views of the ocean.  

Mohegan Bluffs 


This beach has more than a half-mile of beachfront, with plenty of amenities, such as surfboard rentals, showers, and grills.  

Misquamicut Beach 


Easton’s Beach, or First Beach, is a beach for fun seekers, located in Newport. This beach has a lively atmosphere, with music, food, and entertainment. 

Easton’s Beach 


Sachuest Beach, or Second Beach, is a beach for nature lovers, located in Middletown. 

Sachuest Beach 


This beach has two pavilions, each with a large sandy beach, a boardwalk, and a picnic area.  

Scarborough State Beach 


Roger W. Wheeler State Beach is a beach for swimmers, located in Narragansett.  

Roger W 


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