Davis Beach

(508) 760-6159
41.650240, -70.193414
End of Davis Beach Road
West Dennis, MA 02670
Barnstable County

Davis Beach is located at the end of West Dennis Beach on Bass River and offers secluded beach experience. The seclusion does require a longer walk than most of West Dennis Beach, and space is limited. The grade to the warm water and on the beach area is greater than most beaches on the Cape although at the entry to the water it remains shallow before another sharp drop off. Seaweed and shells are minimal, and waves are almost non-existent. Flies can be abundant in late August.

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Hours Of Operation

9am to 12am

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Daily rates $20 weekdays, $25 weekends
The east end of the beach is parking for residents only.
Beach stickers for resident tax payers - $40 each
Weekly stickers (valid Saturday – Friday of the week purchased) - $75
Seasonal - $150
Non-Resident Seasonal - $300

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Life Guard

May not be on-duty in this area although on-duty daily Memorial Day to Labor Day; 9am-4pm (hours may vary by availability of lifeguards) at West Dennis Beach

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Not Allowed

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Carry in/carry out beach with a concessions stand on-site near the entrance

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Motels/hotels and rentals are available within 5 minutes of driving.

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No dogs allowed from the Friday prior to Memorial Day through Labor Day

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Picnic Area

A few tables near the concessions stand

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Near the concession stand

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Restrooms / Showers

Restrooms and showers are available near the concessions stand; additional restrooms are available near the half-way point of the beach.

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Surfing/Kayaking/Paddle Boarding

Paddle Boarding is not allowed; windsurfing, skim boarding, and board rigging are restricted to designated areas. Refer to a lifeguard for more information.

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Tide Information

Davis Beach Tide Information

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Walking Trails


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Water Quality

Water quality is monitored from Memorial Day to Labor Day. For more information please call (617) 626-1250. The accepted standard is 104 CFU/100mL in a single day or an average of 35 CFU/100mL over five days. The link below is the test results from 2003 to the current year. Davis Beach Water Quality

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Water Temperature

Click on “view more buoy data” to view water temperature.

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