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Address: 2145 S. Ocean Blvd., Palm Beach, FL
Phone Number: 561 585 9203
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Public Beach with Tennis Facilities

The ocean park is a fine beach, although it is somewhat high off the water's edge, so built because of the constant erosion from steady East winds. It has perhaps a half-dozen... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 15, 2015
davidg2e
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Palm Beach, Florida
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Palm Beach, Florida
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

The ocean park is a fine beach, although it is somewhat high off the water's edge, so built because of the constant erosion from steady East winds. It has perhaps a half-dozen excellent tennis courts, with lessons available. Plenty of parking, first two hours free in the morning, which is primarily for the benefit of the tennis contingent. It is... More 

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Thank davidg2e
Boynton Beach, Florida
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113 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Me and my friend had such a great time at Phipps Ocean Park. It was a very windy morning with rough surf and there were lots of different types of plovers hanging around. We saw the Wilson's plover, semipalmated plover and snowy plover. We also saw an osprey dive into the rough surf to catch it's fish. It was so... More 

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Thank Marcia A
West Palm Beach, Florida
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154 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

This is a great spot for a larger gathering to have a picnic and a day of fun at the beach! Nearby, you will find the Palm Beach Par 3 golf course, where you can either start or finish your fun-filled day, and also grab a bite on the second floor of the clubhouse, with incredible views of the ocean... More 

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Lake Worth, Florida
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139 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Excellent park and so much to enjoy, love the beach here, some rocks here, but very nice natural look of all. They allow free parking for up to quite a few spaces each morning for a few hours, so a nice perk. Overall, great beach and park.

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Thank JM0003
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128 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Yesterday was our second visit to Phipps Ocean Park. The first time we went the water was breathtaking and we spent several hours there so I preloaded 3 hours into the meter (at $5 an hour). We headed to the beach to do some snorkeling but didn't end up seeing anything. An hour in a thunderstorm sent us packing when... More 

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Thank LsDano2
Florida
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252 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Go down Route A1A in Palm Beach for the most breathtaking drive along the Ocean. Phipps Park is on the Ocean so it is one of the few places to Park and have a swim. Also there are tennis courts there.

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Thank lwartow
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347 reviews
163 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

This wonderful park on Palm Beach Island is full of surprises. It has a wonderful secluded beach that is pristine and perfect for swimming and snorkeling. It also has a wonderful park complete with terrific views cabanas with barbecue pits and acres of park to play in. The park is also the home to one of the first single room... More 

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Thank Don L
Palm Beach, FL
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151 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Beautiful little park on the Atlantic which is very well maintained. Excellent facilities. You're family will really enjoy spending a day here.,

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Thank Travelgal33480
Palm Beach, Florida
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296 reviews
90 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This is the southern most public beach in Palm Beach. It is in the process of being renourished (rebuilt). Life guards are stationed until 6 p.m. There are bathroom facilities behind the dunes and a small playground on the north side of the beach. The one major downside is the parking fee of $5.00 per hour. It's the same fee... More 

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Richmond, Kentucky
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137 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Went here with family and we had a great time. It's beautiful and you might want to plan to stay the afternoon. we loved it.

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