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Manhattan Beach Park

Beaches

Manhattan Beach

On Atlantic Ocean, Oriental Blvd., from Ocean Avenue to Mackenzie Street
(718) 946-1373

This small, family-friendly beach east of Brighton Beach attracts locals looking for a somewhat calmer beach than its neighbor. Visitors bring full picnic baskets and set up barbecues along the water.

Directions and Parking

Directions

Directions via Google Maps

Parking

Exit 8 off Belt Parkway and follow signs to parking: $6.00 Monday through Friday and $20 weekends and holidays.

Beach Hours

During beach season, lifeguards are on duty daily, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Swimming is prohibited when lifeguards are not on duty and in closed sections. Closed sections are marked with signs and/or red flags.

Beach Rules

Download Manhattan Beach Rules (PDF, 20KB)

Accessibility Symbol This is an accessible beach. Beach mats are available on the east side of the beach, near the picnic tables.

Amenities

Barbecuing Allowed: Yes (Northeast of promenade, median adjacent to parking lot, and Oriental Boulevard & Hastings Street)
Bicycle and Skate Path: Yes (only permitted from 5:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.)
Boardwalk: Yes (promenade)
Concession Stand: Yes

About NYC Public Beaches

NYC Parks maintains 14 miles of beaches, all of which are open from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. During beach season, lifeguards are on duty daily, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Swimming is prohibited when lifeguards are not on duty and in closed sections. Closed sections are marked with signs and/or red flags.

Safety

Water Quality Advisories or Closures - Visit the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s New York City Area Beaches page for water quality advisories or closures before you head to the beach.

Water & Sun Safety - The do's and don'ts of water safety

Rip Currents - Safety tips and information provided by The National Weather Service regarding the dangers of rip currents.

Directions to Manhattan Beach Park

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Manhattan Beach Park Weather

  • Tue
    Isolated Thunderstorms
    71°F
  • Wed
    Rain
    59°F
  • Thu
    Rain Likely
    59°F
  • Fri
    Partly Sunny
    62°F

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