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Barefoot Beach Preserve

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Address: 503 Barefoot Beach Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34134
Phone Number: 2392524000
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One of my Favorite Beaches

Part of the fun is driving through the neighborhood to get there. We went to several different beaches in the area and really liked this beach. Ask for a map when you pay to get... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Noblesville, Indiana
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Noblesville, Indiana
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167 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Part of the fun is driving through the neighborhood to get there. We went to several different beaches in the area and really liked this beach. Ask for a map when you pay to get in. The beach is great for walking with lots of shells and sea life on shore. People here seemed friendlier. There were several sunbathing, but... More 

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Newbury, New Hampshire
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126 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This beach is just off Bonita Beach Rd and goes through a 1-7 million dollar neighborhood. This nice drive is PUBLIC ACCESS to this beach. There is a $8.00 parking fee which you DO NOT have to pay if you have a COLLIER county beach/park sticker. The several parking lots, in my experience are seldom completely full even in season.... More 

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Lakefield, Canada
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Well organized beach - boardwalks, washrooms etc. are great. Many informational programs which are well run and great for those wanting to know about local vegetation, wildlife and water life. During season, book ahead for the programs as they are all well worth it. Many gopher tortoises can be spotted from boardwalk and parking lots. Get there early for parking... More 

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Toms River, New Jersey
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85 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Listen, this is NOT Miami Beach. It's a cool, small beach where you can walk a hundred yards and get decent food (albeit, a bit pricey). If you live near this place, you should visit it. If it's far away, go somewhere else - it's not worth the drive. My 5 star review is only because I am 15 minutes... More 

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Lakeside, CT
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30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited on 1/24/16 and are so glad we went. This beach was gorgeous and absolutely loaded with beautiful shells when we went! There are also great walking trails with gopher turtles and the scenery is great. The downside is $8.00 to park. It was not crowded and we had no problems parking. To get to the paper serve, you... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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471 reviews
139 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We got to the beach at 10am on a weekend and got a parking spot by the bathhouse luckily. I can see how if you come late, this would be a problem. There is a bathroom with 3 stalls and 1 changing room, no showers. There is a little cart selling ice cream and pop too, but the girl running... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to go for a relaxing day at the beach. Ample parking, walk ways to the beach. Facilities near by.

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perrysburg
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147 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove through the beautiful neighborhood, paid our $8 fee, and got out for a quick peek at the ocean. It was as rough as I've seen in quite awhile, very windy, and very chilly. I would have liked to see a tortoise but I think it was too cold.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice beach, but not even close to having enough parking. Drove around until we got lucky someone was pulling out.

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great preserve and beaches here. Plenty of parking and facilities available. Many walking trails and boardwalks to beaches.

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