West Dennis Beach

West Dennis Beach Road, Dennis, MA 02670
Lifeguard towers line the shore of West Dennis Beach in Dennis, Cape Cod.

At over a mile long, West Dennis Beach is one of the largest and most popular beaches on the Cape. Despite its massive size and popularity, the beach never really feels overcrowded. Easy access and ample parking make this a great choice for families with a lot of gear to lug around. Facilities include restrooms, snack bar and playground. There is a resident-only parking lot on the east side of the beach, while the west lot stretches over a mile along the shore.

Parking: 1,000+ spaces

  • East lot:
    • Resident parking only ($50/season)
  • West lot:
    • Daily $30
    • Weekly $90
    • Season (Resident Taxpayer) $50
    • Season (Long term renters) $180
    • Season (Non-resident) $360

Dennis beach passes or a daily fee are required to park from the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Daily fees are cash only and accepted at all public parking areas with the exception of Depot Street Beach and Raycroft Beach. Passes are valid at all Dennis beaches, however Bayview Beach, Cold Storage Beach and Harborview Beach lots are restricted to resident parking only. West Dennis Beach and South Village Beach both have parking areas designated for residents only, in addition to open public parking.

For more information and to purchase passes visit:

Lifeguards in season
Restroom facilities
Dogs allowed off-season only. No dogs Memorial Day through Labor Day
Moderately crowded
Warm salt water