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Address: 14790 Captiva Drive, Captiva Island, FL 33924

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Great beach, the water is SOOOO warm and the sand is so smooth . A MUST do when you are in the area . We have been several time and ALWAYS hit this beach

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Waldorf, Maryland, United States
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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15 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Driving there you go through a cute little town. Then you park and pay to park by the hour. I paid for three hours. There was not a lot of shells like I heard there was. The waves were rough. Debris lined the beach such as cigarette butts and beer caps. I was very disappointed. We stayed for 30 minutes... More 

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Waldorf, Maryland, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Great beach, the water is SOOOO warm and the sand is so smooth . A MUST do when you are in the area . We have been several time and ALWAYS hit this beach

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The ocean is beautiful, plenty to eat and drink, pool is refreshing, real island feel, Ask for Manny, he and Glenn, Neil, and Jay will make sure your vacation is special.

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Ackley, Iowa
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23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

The Captiva North End beach access public parking area at the end of Captiva Drive is very small and there is a $5 for two hour minimum. There were no showers or restrooms. We stepped out long enough to peek at the beach. It was not crowded at all, but the area is unimpressive compared to other sections of the... More 

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Clinton Township, Michigan
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33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This beach is wonderful finely crushed shells and the view goes on for miles. Saw dolphins on a couple occasions, and the actual sunset it a genuine miracle of nature.

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

These beaches are some of the most beautiful beaches in Florida. The sand between your toes is delicious, beautiful shells everywhere. There is a reason why this beach is one of the top rated beaches in America.

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Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We weren't here very long, so its difficult to say very much about it. The sand is white, but I found the sand at Lighthouse beach on Sanibel to be whiter. The shelling at Bowman's Beach was much better. This beach wasn't crowded at mid morning; Captiva seems to attract less crowds than Sanibel. Captiva itself is attractive enough; I... More 

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Chanute, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Sugar sand between your toes, beautiful shells everywhere and a gentle wave rolling up to the beach! Beach was clean. Lots of tourists under umbrellas! There were many fisherman who had a pole in the water when people were swimming all around them which was a little upsetting but no one seemed to mind. There were quite a bit of... More 

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Ft. Lauderdale
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

These beaches are some of the most beautiful beaches in the State of Florida. The sand is clean and almost completely white. There are shells very where you walk (best to bring beach shoes) and the water is warm and clear. Best times to come are in the late spring, early summer when crowds have not yet swelled. Late summer... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

What amazing beaches. Clean. Beautiful water and sand. There is a reason why this beach is one of the top rated beaches in America. You can't beat it!

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Address: Address: 14790 Captiva Drive, Captiva Island, FL 33924
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Captiva Island

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