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March 25, 2018

I love Bahia Honda. It's beautiful. HOWEVER, the whole oceanside is completely closed off due to... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
Davie, Florida
Nice calm beach

Calusa is an interior beach in Bahia Honda park so has much calmer water than the ocean side of the... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2018
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

All the sand on the Atlantic side has been washed away but Calusa Beach is still intact and we really enjoyed this beach, very safe especially if you have little children.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank mjreed6931
Reviewed June 25, 2018

The beach was the only part of Bahia Honda that was open. It was in good shape and didn't experience any damage. The rest of the park was fenced off. They had portable restrooms on site. Went snorkling and saw hog fish, snapper, barracuda and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Very small beach and swimming area with all of the Atlantic side fenced off. Not worth the admission fee.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

It is a wonderful beach. Ideal for families with children, since the water is shallow for a long time. They have restored the restrooms and showers and the lockers are almost complete. The Nature Center is open. HOWEVER, it costs $9 to get there. The...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Cost us $9 to get in (2 people) The beach (Calusa Beach) at the end is open, but the whole Bahia Honda Beach is closed with a big fence around it. You can walk up the old Bahia Honda Railroad bridge and get some great...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank im_dawn
Reviewed March 25, 2018

I love Bahia Honda. It's beautiful. HOWEVER, the whole oceanside is completely closed off due to hurriance damage. Calusa Beach is open. It's a small beach with about 2 covered shelters and a few picnic tables. Bring a large umbrella and/or some sort of sunshelter...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank rosamgarcia0775
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

The staff here has done such an excellent job at getting the park up and running. The sandspur beach is still closed and we really missed walking on that part of the park. Thanks to the staff and volunteers to get such a great State...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank 788terryd
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Although much damage was received by Hurricane Irma this is still a beautiful spot if you have a respect for nature. It is a smaller beach so it can get crowded during the winter and on holiday weekends. Nice temporary restrooms are available for your...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank mlee89
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Calusa is an interior beach in Bahia Honda park so has much calmer water than the ocean side of the park. Right now, only Calusa is open in the park due to extensive storm damage from hurricane Irma. Limited camping. Beach has some build up...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank MaryKop
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Lot's of people go to Bahia Honda and think this is the only beach available. While Calusa is very scenic, it is also very small and most times crowded. Plan to explore the park and check out Sandspur beach as well.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank CrisFM7
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