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Address: 1585 SE MacArthur Blvd, Stuart, FL
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Bathtub Reef-a Fragile Beach Mecca!

This beach is so popular as its usually safe and protected-until the next hurricane! Every year it seems the place has to be rebuilt with sand brought in from the neighbors!

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Stuart, Florida, United States
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Stuart, Florida, United States
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

This beach is so popular as its usually safe and protected-until the next hurricane! Every year it seems the place has to be rebuilt with sand brought in from the neighbors!

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Miami Springs, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

The beach is awesome we went with our grandchildren and they had so much fun the beach is shallow....and great for sea shell picking...

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American in Costa Rica
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

My family goes to Bathtub Reef a lot and we find it to be wonderful. The sand is fine and nice, the water warm and beautiful. Sometimes it is a bit crowded, watch out for weekends. And I saw jellyfish there last time we were there. But it is the ocean, so these things are normal. Just keep your eyes... More 

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Myerstown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

I went with young children. The water was calm. The kids could snorkel. It was awesome. Our 10 year old was still on all fours in the water. Fish gathered under him and moved with him as he slowly crawled. Park early! It fills up. There were fights going on in the parking lot!

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Jensen Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I have found bath tub beach to not have high waves because of the reef around it. It has lots of parking and no charge. Just a great day at the beach.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

A very fun, family and pet friendly place. Bad parking on most days....But overall really cool place to go to the beach.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

this beach is great for families with kids low tides & you can walk out further in the water before it reaches your knees

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Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

This was a great suggestion by our hotel. Our kids had downtown from there baseball tournament. The kids enjoyed the weather and view. We got a break and were able to put our feet in the sand.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

It is a must visit when you go to the area. Unbelievable views of natural habitat. I highly recommend making tome to go.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Beautiful!! but you need to go early, they don't have enough parking area,but we enjoyed, I don't remember if they have bathrooms,we stayed for few minutes

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