Mayo Beach – Wellfleet
Mayo Beach in Wellfleet is a bayside, or harbor beach located adjacent to the Wellfleet harbor, pier and marina.
Good sized parking lot (for a bayside beach) and lots of attractions within a short walk, including restaurants, ice cream, the aforementioned marina.
Watch boats come and go from Wellfleet’s busy harbor, then retreat to the Bookstore restaurant across the street from Mayo Beach for a memorable meal with your friends and family.
Mayo Beach Wellfleet Details
Distance from Southfleet Motor Inn: 4.6 miles
Parking: Parking area occasionally fills with moderate turnover
Accessibility: This beach is handicap accessible. No Stairs.
Restrooms: Across the street
Kid Friendly: Yes
Pet Friendly: No
Bonfires: Permit required. A permit can be obtained at the Wellfleet beach sticker office.
Entrance Fees (Seasonal)
Vehicle: $60 / 3 Day Pass
Here’s a neat drone video of Mayo Beach.
‘Afterglow’ video showing Mayo Beach after sunset. Pro tip: Sunrises on the “oceanside” and sets on the “bayside”.
Video showing a kayaker navigating the waters off Mayo Beach
Another drone video showing Mayo Beach, and the surrounding attractions
“The place is very clean, great service and I have been going there for over 20 years. It’s the only place I stay. They have an outside pool and inside pool or hot tub a place for the kids to play and a place to do a cookout “
“Our expectations were far exceeded. We were looking for last minute affordable lodging during the Labor Day weekend. From our first phone call to our late checkout, the service was friendly and efficient. This motel is clean/well maintained/well located to the bike trail and other amenities.“
“From the moment we checked in, the service was simply amazing! The room was a large and air-conditioned and had a very clean bathroom. There was an indoor pool with a hot tub and an outdoor pool both very satisfactory! We will definitely return! A great stay for the value!“