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Bahia Honda State Park and Beach

36850 Overseas Hwy., Bahia Honda Key, Big Pine Key, Big Pine Key, FL 33043-3517
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36850 Overseas Hwy., Bahia Honda Key, Big Pine Key, Big Pine Key, FL 33043-3517
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Reviewed yesterday

My friend suggested I visit Bahia Honda State Park and Beach during my first trip to the Florida Keys and it was a real highlight. Everywhere you look captures a picturesque, tropical scene and the old railroad bridge creates a dramatic backdrop. There are sandy...More

Thank lacana2127
Reviewed yesterday

A must in your way to or from Key West: a stop for a swim at beautiful and natural beaches of Bahia Honda State Park, with picnic areas, snack bar and other facilities.

Thank TochoParamo
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My fiancé and I are locals, this is a great appt. Definitely would say a must do if visiting the keys! It's a bit far from let west by well worth the trip! There's a gift shop, the bridge, kayaking, fishing, beaches on all sides,...More

Thank Honeyann H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Southernmost state park in the Florida keys Excellent to enjoy the day, kids included, plenty of beach and activities to enjoy,

Thank Mindy N Eddie R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most beautiful blue water I've ever seen! An excellent and afforable option for snorkeling in the Keys!! Very neat state park as well that offers a variety of things to do.

Thank Jenna C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This park has two beaches. The Sandspur beach is to the left when you enter. We checked it out, but the waves were much larger than Calusa Beach. Calusa is a small beach. The beach is quaint, but became densely populated as the day went...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best beaches in the keys! Great family place to! Camping and kayaking. $4.50 per person to get in.

Thank Matecumbe
Reviewed 1 week ago

The snorkel trip was the best one we had on our trip. The water was clear, the weather was perfect, the crew was fun, and the variety of things to see was incredible, from small fish to large barracuda to a 6-ft reef shark. Highly...More

Thank MRA932
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not sure why anyone would want to walk or swim where so much slimy seaweed is. I would think there are better beaches to go to. We only visited the Atlantic side of the park... maybe the gulf side is better. The lady at the...More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic place but get there early as the beach fills right up. Parking is tough too. The water is like bath water and the views are amazing!! Definitely worth a stop!!

Thank dwightd1
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If you have your own snorkel gear, can you snorkel right from the beach, and. will you see fish and other living creatures?
March 19, 2017|
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Response from ApplePieBoy | Reviewed this property |
There is a sort of roped/defined area of the beach where I saw quite a few people snorkeling and swimming in the water. I did not go in so I can not advise on the marine life there or what the visibility/depth is. While... More
Brandy S
What months are best for visiting Bahia Honda state park,Fla.
March 17, 2017|
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Response from asimons02 | Reviewed this property |
Anytime of year in the Keys because it never freezes. However, water temp does get cooler in winter months.
Jane N
Are beach chairs and umbrellas available for rental?
February 5, 2017|
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Response from CJ W | Reviewed this property |
No! If you bring your own..!