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Red Reef Park

1400 N. State Road a-1-a, Boca Raton, FL 33432
+1 561-393-7974
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Relaxing walk on the beach

This was an unexpected break. There were few people, the weather was pleasant, and the water was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Snorkeling was not good

Looking for a snorkeling spot close to shore, we learned of Red Reef which was 25 minutes away... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (28 reviews)
“low tide” (14 reviews)
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1400 N. State Road a-1-a, Boca Raton, FL 33432
+1 561-393-7974
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an unexpected break. There were few people, the weather was pleasant, and the water was clearer than most beaches. Parking was an affordable $2.00 per hour across the street, and for a walk two hours is plenty of time.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for a snorkeling spot close to shore, we learned of Red Reef which was 25 minutes away. The only snorkeling spot left in the park was connected to the beach and there were no pretty fish near it, plus the visibility was bad due...More

Thank foreverlmn
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

The kids enjoyed snorkeling for the first time. The park is clean with plenty of picnic tables and rest rooms. Beach is clean and the life guards were nearby.. the family wants to return soon

1  Thank dkocala
Reviewed October 10, 2017

The Red Reef Park is a wonderful place to visit with any age. From young kids exploring the fish on the reef, to teens relaxing on the sand. Red Reef Park is a park for anyone.

1  Thank s29119948
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Very beautiful beach and park with a nice boardwalk and clean facilities. It was fun to play at the beach with the family and also walk for a few miles for exercise and people watching. They also have a golf course on the beach which...More

1  Thank chrisyd13
Reviewed September 14, 2017

This beachside park has parking, some kiddie attractions, nice vegetation, barbeque facilities well kept boardwalks and stunning beach views.There are ample handicapped parking spots.Well worth a visit! Note: Beach access has stairs at the bottom.

1  Thank philip c
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Parking sucks and is expensive, but otherwise this is such a great beach, never overly crowded, always clean.

1  Thank amorgan0315
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

For the price of $18 you get a beach that is wall to wall seaweed. No snorkeling or swimming. I would suggest you at least call before wasting your time or money.

1  Thank M B
Reviewed July 29, 2017

Red Reef Park offers a great intro to snorkeling experience and a safe place for small kids to splash around and see fish. If you aren't a resident with a beach sticker, you can pay up to 18$ to park, but the lot is shaded,...More

4  Thank PTS P
Reviewed July 26, 2017

If you want to avoid the high parking fee you can park for free down near Palmetto Park and walk down but beware it's a hike. The park facilities are nice and almost fully shaded so your car stays cool on the hot days. Just...More

3  Thank Aaron G
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May 23, 2017|
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Response from Skip M | Reviewed this property |
Only at Spanish River Ark just north on the beach
March 21, 2017|
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Response from srgirl4ever | Reviewed this property |
Sorry would not know answer to that. Try contacting the town hall. Assume the town owns it. If not they can tell you if state does and who to call
November 7, 2016|
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Response from loganslyles63 | Reviewed this property |
The best Place to park is across the street from Red Reef. All day parking at red reef is around $17. But you can park across the street and pay hourly if you don't plan to stay all day it's much cheaper