The beach is also called Skansen, an entrenchment, because it is situated close to one.
The beach is very child friendly due to its low fountain.
There are trees and bushes which you can lie in shadow of.
Moreover there is a beach volleyball net, as well as a pier, toiletts and changing rooms.
Nysted Strand is situated on the end of the road called "Skansevej" and there is also a parking area.