Pleasant Road Beach

Pleasant Road and Shore Road, West Harwich, MA 02671
Lifeguards keep an eye on the waters at Pleasant Road Beach in Harwich, Cape Cod.

One of the more popular Harwich beaches, Pleasant Road Beach features clean, soft sand, warm ocean waters and plenty of parking. Like most beaches on the Nantucket Sound side of the Cape, there isn’t a ton of room to spread out, so arrive early during peak season to claim your spot. Kids will enjoy the gentle waves of the lifeguard protected waters and the frequent visits from ice cream trucks. The parking lot offers easy access to the beach and daily parking passes are available from the attendants.

Parking: 92 spaces

  • Daily $20
  • 1 Week $65
  • 2 Week $125
  • Season – $150
  • Resident – Season $30

Harwich beach stickers are required to park at town beaches from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Beach parking lots are free all other times. Weekly and seasonal passes can be used at all Harwich beaches. Day passes are sold at and valid only for Earle Road Beach, Pleasant Road Beach, Red River Beach and Long Pond.

For more information and to purchase passes visit:

Lifeguards in season
Restroom facilities
Dogs allowed off-season only. No dogs June 15 through Labor Day.
Heavy crowds
Warm salt water