Dog Friendly Beaches in Nantucket, MA

There are 12 dog friendly beaches in Nantucket. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Nantucket.

Pet Friendly Francis Street Beach
Francis Street Beach Your pet is welcome to join you on-leash at this beautiful beach known for its calm waters and turtle climb. Kayak rentals available nearby. See Details
Pet Friendly Brant Point Beach
Brant Point Beach Your dog is welcome to join you at this beach on-leash before 9am or after 5pm in summer, or anytime in off-season, but keep them away from the water as the current is strong. See Details
Jetties Beach Bring your pet along with you on-leash for the fun at this popular Nantucket Beach. Pets welcome before 9 am and after 5 pm. See Details
Madaket Beach This beach is famous for its stunning sunsets. On beaches with lifeguards, pets welcome on-leash before 9am or after 5pm in summer, or anytime in winter. Regular NRTA WAVE bus service or 5.5-mile bike ride on scenic, paved bike path. See Details
Surfside Beach This is a great beach for kites or picnicking, and your pet is welcome to join you on-leash before 9am and after 5pm in summer, or anytime in the off-season. See Details
Siasconset Beach Pets will love to join you on this lovely beach with food and restrooms nearby. They're welcome on-leash before 9am and after 5pm in summer, or anytime in the off-season. See Details
Miacomet Beach Bring your pet with you as you enjoy this famous Nantucket beach. They're welcome on-leash before 9am and after 5pm in summer, or anytime in the off-season. See Details
Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge Enjoy the breathtaking scenery and white sand beach of this protected wildlife sanctuary, where pets are welcome to join you as long as they remain leashed at all times. Make sure to clean up after your pet. See Details
Children's Beach There's tons to do at this busy Nantucket beach with playgrounds, bandstands, and more. Pets welcome on-leash before 9am or after 5pm in summer, or anytime in winter. See Details
Cisco Beach Enjoy the gorgeous views from this quiet beach much loved by bikers and walkers. Pets welcome on-leash before 9am or after 5pm in summer, or anytime in winter. See Details
Monomoy Beach In the summer, this beach will be populated with full-on picnic spreads, towels, kids, kayaks, boats, etc. So it’s better to go early morning or early evening if you are going in the summer. You will occasionally see a dog here at other times of the year, but it’s not the norm. See Details
Nobadeer Beach Nobadeer Beach is pet-friendly. Your pooch is invited to play in the surf and sand without his leash throughout the year at this pretty Nantucket stretch of sand. Nobadeer Beach is not lifeguarded and features a handicap restroom, parking, signage, and trash cans so you can clean up any waste that is left behind by your dog during a visit to the beach. See Details