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Address: 12th Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139

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Popular Gay Beach

Located between the two rainbow flags....lots of hot gay guys enjoying the sand, sea and sun.....bring your own water as local vendors are not cheap!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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115 reviews 115 reviews
9 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 NEW

Located between the two rainbow flags....lots of hot gay guys enjoying the sand, sea and sun.....bring your own water as local vendors are not cheap!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

With a LGBT faithful crowd, more and more non community members enjoy the mix making it less "ghetto". For the youngsters and the ones that like to see and be seen. An iconic corner of south beach that worth the visit. The beach is rather nice and with warms quiet sea.

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Moscow, Russia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Loved the beach, but after the storm on the coastal strip was a lot of "Portuguese man". For the rest, all equipped.

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Boonton, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This was my first time actually going to the beach at South Beach and I was happy to find the rainbow flags & know I was home. I was hoping for a beach bar, or even bar service right on the beach...No such luck, but you can pretty much carry your drink with you anywhere on the streets or the... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I love coming to South Beach and spending my time here it's gay and I feel right at home although it's friendly to everyone gay or straights and the staff at Boucher Brothers that supply the chairs and umbrellas are the sweetest and curtious. i highly recommend this beach.

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

best way for us girls to kill a hangover on a sunday morning was unlimitted mimosas and the palace for drag brunch 35 dollars all you can drink and breakfast choice included fun show, gets very busy, bring beach clothes the beach is there too!!

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Miami Beach, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The 12th street beach is one of the most popular beaches in South Beach, it is known for both the "gay beach" but also has lots of locals and tourists alike. There is beach rescue watching over the ocean so it is always safe to swim. You can rent a beach chair and tent for a minimal amount of money... More 

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Pace del Mela, Italy
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We liked the extremely friendly atmosphere! The rainbow flag announces a gay location,... We felt at home straight away! Ooops: did I say "straight"? Well, this is one of those places that makes you regret the fact that you were not born over there!

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Miami Beach
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is definitely the gay beach on Miami Beach. It is clean and definitely not outlandish. Good looking bodies on display. Good local eateries like the Front Porch. Great weather especially for those up north. Parking is available at 13th St and Collins(one block away).

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Boston
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I loved this beach. It's huge, it's clean, it's not a long walk to the water, and it's beautiful. We rented beach chairs which were $20 each so we didn't get the little tent thing (what do they call those?) for another $25 because, come on, it's getting ridiculous to spend $65 to lie in the sun for a few... More 

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