White Crest Beach – Wellfleet
White Crest Beach Wellfleet is a small, quiet and somewhat hidden oceanside beach in Wellfleet. Situation on Ocean Drive, between Lecount and Cahoon Hollow Beaches, White Crest offers stunning oceanside views, high cliffs and ample parking.
If you’re not looking, you could miss it on your drive down Ocean Drive, however White Crest is not a beach to skip, it’s beautiful and typically less busy than Lecount Hollow given it’s location.
Located a short bike ride from the Southfleet, White Crest is not handicap accessible, but does offer restrooms and lifeguards making this beach kid friendly.
White Crest Beach Details
Distance from Southfleet Motor Inn: 2.6 miles
Parking: Parking area occasionally fills with moderate turnover
Accessibility: Large cliff. There is no staircase. (This beach is not handicap accessible)
Restrooms: Yes, Seasonal
Lifeguards: Yes, Seasonal
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 OR $20 / Day
Time-lapse afternoon at Whitecrest Beach, Wellfleet
Surfers enjoying White Crest Beach in October
Best beach day in world history on Cape Cod.
“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!“