Ballard's Resort & Beach

42 Water St New Shoreham

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Discover for yourself how Ballard's has redefined comfort & style on Block Island.  Ballard's landmark oceanfront beach resort is located just a few steps from the ferry landing in Old Harbor on the Atlantic Ocean.  Ballard's remarkable accommodations are sure to delight you and please your desire for luxury and leisure.  Ballard's renders all the extras to suit your personal tastes from drinks by the ocean, play by the sea and dining day and night.


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Ballard's Beach Is The Ultimate Beach Experience!

Ballard's Is A Premier Beach Destination with daily live music, beach volleyball, tiki bars, oceanfront dining, and full service on our beach!  

Only Ballard's Has It All!

At Ballard's, we offer more than just a day in the sun on our private beach where there is never a cover charge. Bask in the sun and take in the view while enjoying craft cocktails, wine and beer from our tiki bars and delight your palate with some of the best food in New England at our oceanfront restaurant and on our beach. 

Check out our dining menu.


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Lounge chairs and umbrellas are available for rent so our guests can enjoy the beach in total comfort. Splash in the waves of the Atlantic and play on the beach!  

Reserve your own private VIP cabana.


Beach Rental


There are always special events happening, check out our event calendar.


Ballard's Event Calendar


Ballard's Beach is the best beach on Block Island and just steps from the ferry landing with access by land, air or sea.

Come visit us this summer!

Also, we have rooms available upstairs inn, call for details.


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