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Honeymoon Island State Park

Dunedin, FL
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Ranked #3 of 9 Attractions in Dunedin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: State Parks, Beaches
Activities: Swimming
Description: This island state park offers numerous nature-based activities.
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Dunedin, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

It has an extensive dog beach, although you have a bit of a hike to get there but it's worth it. It also has three building with bathrooms, changing rooms and snack bars, as well as showers. The beach is beautiful and very large and rents out umbrellas and lounge chairs. It is rocky at times and in certain places,... More

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

We went to Honeymoon Island and took the ferry to Caladesi Island. Both were beautiful. Caladesi had awesome shelling, but water was not very clear. Honeymoon was crowded. We did just go to the north end, but the beach was not that great. Expectations were high, but we realized we enjoyed the beach at our rent house more.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

Lovely story about how it got it's name. The beach is clean and the water is great. Nice shells also

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Clearwater
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68 reviews 68 reviews
19 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Pack a lunch and bring a lounge chair and stay all day in one of the best beaches in Florida, when you done swing through Dunedin and grab a bite and one of the great local restaurants.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We should have brought waders. ;)Pretty beach if you want to sit in a beach chair. But waaayyy too many rocks to get in and swim. The secondary beach "oasis" has a couple kiddo friendly wading areas. Its pretty and very well maintained so the nature part is awesome! Just not a great swimming beach.

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LOL, FL
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18 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed this extremely clean beach. Saw dolphins from the beach. It was a bit difficult getting in due to many rocks as you enter the beach...Strongly suggest wearing beach shoes.

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Orlando, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

People in general make it sound like heaven, but no really.. Goods Warm water with low gentle waves, for me that was the best of all Bads Be prepared to have water shoes to walk at the sand, because it has extremely lot of shells. You cannot easily find a sandy spot in the water, it has ton of stones,... More

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Dunedin, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Honeymoon Island is a GEM in disguise. Gorgeous tropical atmosphere. Nice beach although parts are somewhat rocky. A great place to take an evening stroll. We bought an annual pass as we go there often. Parts of the beach are dog friendly provided they're kept on a leash and further down you can let your dog run loose. Have never... More

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Louisville, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The beach is rocky in many places and there are areas that are rocky when you enter the water, beach shoes are a must. The beach is eroding but they are working on trying to prevent it. There are pavilions to change in with bathrooms.There are showers as you enter the boardwalk to the beach. There is a cafe which... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I'd never been here before my visit, so I was a bit surprised with how rocky the shore was. It made it a little uncomfortable laying out, so I suggest you bring a lawn chair to avoid the rocks. The scenery was beautiful. I would go back again.... as long as I have a chair! I don't want to say... More

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