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Address: 1585 SE MacArthur Blvd, Stuart, FL
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Snorkeling

Great place to snorkel due to the natural worm reefs. When we went it was a little cloudy but you could still see a lot... During low tide, the water is too low so you're pretty... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Great place to snorkel due to the natural worm reefs. When we went it was a little cloudy but you could still see a lot... During low tide, the water is too low so you're pretty much on top of the rocks so make sure to read the tide report. Choppy waters at times. Sand gets extremely hot! was able... More 

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Miami, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We did some snorkelling, be sure it is at high tide (else you will be sitting on top of the reef). Visibility was poor & not much fish life. Also, it was hard finding a parking space. Beach itself is very nice & dog friendly.

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tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Nice beach, the reef helps block the waves for little kids. Showers are available, life guards on duty. Parking can be difficult at times.

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Belle Glade, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Beautiful beach , family oriented , the only problem is there isn't a lot of parking so get there early! Very relaxing and safe for children it is truly like a bathtub the way the rocks are shaped to block the waves! I love it here!

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

A little crowded in parking area. Only one place to eat so bring your own snacks and drinks. A bit scary around the parking area. Lots of odd people wandering around. Beach is pretty

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Fort Lauderdale, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Beautiful, family oriented, bathroom facilities, Large Gazebo was a plus to seat and have a snack under the shade... Can't wait to go back.

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New Fairfield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Absolutely fantastic! perfect family beach. When the tide is out there are pools for little ones. The reef is living and is interesting for older kids. Our grandchildren spent the day playing and swimming ate a great dinner then fell asleep until 8:30 the next morning. Bliss!

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

A beautiful beach with a great reef for snorkeling. On a busy day parking can be a bit of an issue but well worth it. Great for kids and everyone else that loves the beach.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We loved this beach. It is shallow with deeper sections. Water is very clear so you can always see bottom and the bottom is a nice soft sand. Parking was difficult if you don't get there first thing in the morning as there isn't a lot of parking spaces.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

While walking on the beach at Bathtub Reef my sister-in-law Lisal yelled out "sharks" to which I replied "they are dolphins". Turns out Lisal was correct. About 100 yards in front of us was about 5 shark fins swimming up and down the reef. Scary to see but really neat at the same time. I spoke to Henry at the... More 

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Address: 1585 SE MacArthur Blvd, Stuart, FL
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Stuart

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