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Matheson Hammock Park

9610 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, FL 33156
305-665-5475
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Ranked #4 of 19 Attractions in Coral Gables
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks, Beaches
Activities: Biking
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Miami, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2011

I can't believe this place got such bad reviews! It's probably not the place I would go if I were 21 and childless, but this is a wonderful park for families. I went with my 9 month old daughter today and she had a great time. We've tried taking her to other beaches and she freaked out because of the... More

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Coral Gables, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011

When you enter the park, ($5) stay to the left and go all the way to the end. There is a big parking lot and you can walk from there to the tidal pool. This pool is very nice for ages 1 - 6 years however I have seen Man-O-Wars here and I have heard the pool is sometimes closed... More

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San Francisco, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2011

Just a tidal pool in a park. Nice views of downtown, Key Biscayne and the Bay. But the "beach" is not on the bay, just along this tiny pool. It was fun enough for my three year old, but I was disappointed.

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Miami, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
6 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2009

We went there a week ago and the natural pool is full of algae, water looks dirty, also de beach looks dirty. The panoramic view of dowtown is nice, but dont go there if you want to swin, go to Crandon Park in Key Biscayne instead.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2007

this is a nice serene beach if you want and alternative to miami beach. when you get to the park stay to the left and drive to the end to park.

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Philly suburbs
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2007

-place all valuables in the trunk of your car...ours was broken into adn luggage was stolen here

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