Long Beach (Gloucester & Rockport)

A small, crescent-shaped beach located in Gloucester’s historic Stage Fort Park, Half Moon Beach offers up great views Enjoy unobstructed views of Thacher Island’s famous Twin Lighthouses from Long Beach, located right on the border between Gloucester MA and Rockport MA. Boasting a long stretch of sandy coast, Long Beach is one of the best beach vacation spots for everything from relaxing with a good book to starting an impromptu game of catch or Frisbee. Come see why Long Beach is one of the North Shore’s top beaches. Lifeguard on duty during the summer season, with some parking available.

Explore other North Shore beaches by checking out our Cape Ann Beaches page.

Where to Stay Near Long Beach

Atlantic Vacation Homes offers a wide variety of vacation rental homes across Gloucester MA and Cape Ann that would be perfect for your Massachusetts beach vacation. To book your accommodations, simply view available vacation rentals and enter your desired dates to get a quote. You can also call toll-free at (855) 853-9143 to speak with a local Guest Experience Specialist.

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