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Manatee Island

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Nice Island to Enjoy Water Views

We enjoy visiting this island when in Daytona. It provides a nice walk around the whole island with... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2016
MICHELLE S
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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Dog park and playground

The park is near restaurants and shopping. You have a view of the Halifax river. If you have just... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2015
Rhonda W
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The Cincinnati Region
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Jun 15, 2018
“CLOSED WAY TOO LONG !!!!”
Mar 26, 2017
“We took our dog and had the best dog day ever”
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325 N Beach St, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3303
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 26, 2017

It's a Beautiful location. Relatively Clean. I would recommend nature lovers to Bring extra garbage bags and do our part as Citizens of Planet Earth to keep it clean and yes pick up the slack and garbage of the Clueless. Pick up your share of...More

5  Thank Alisa J
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Reviewed September 8, 2015

TIP - As I was told from locals just walk your dog outside this park. "You never know what type and how many homeless are in the park. Rarely are there any dogs inside". We were in Daytona for the day and needed a place...More

15  Thank MikeD56
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Reviewed June 15, 2018

Been closed sine October of 2017, supposedly because of Hurricane damage. It's an island you walk on it,how can wind and rain damage shut it down for so long. It's totally BOGUS !!! Volusia County GET THIS PARK RE-OPENED!!! Signs say under repair, yet we...More

11  Thank stephenb237
Reviewed March 26, 2017

It's a Beautiful location. Relatively Clean. I would recommend nature lovers to Bring extra garbage bags and do our part as Citizens of Planet Earth to keep it clean and yes pick up the slack and garbage of the Clueless. Pick up your share of...More

5  Thank Alisa J
Reviewed September 15, 2016

We enjoy visiting this island when in Daytona. It provides a nice walk around the whole island with a great view of the river and the "backside" of Daytona Beach boardwalk area. The playground is great, my kids love pretending at teh outdoor amphitheatre. Bathrooms...More

3  Thank MICHELLE S
Reviewed December 11, 2015

The park is near restaurants and shopping. You have a view of the Halifax river. If you have just eaten and need a bit of a stroll or need a spot for the children or dog to burn off a little energy, this park will...More

2  Thank Rhonda W
Reviewed September 8, 2015

TIP - As I was told from locals just walk your dog outside this park. "You never know what type and how many homeless are in the park. Rarely are there any dogs inside". We were in Daytona for the day and needed a place...More

15  Thank MikeD56
Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

This place was beautiful to walk around until we seen around 10 homeless people hanging out staring at us. This island had an awesome park tlmy daughter was begging me to play at. No way was I going to let daughter play at a park...More

2  Thank hbenick
Reviewed December 8, 2014

As long as you do not expect to actually see any manatees you will not be disappointed. Only issue I had was the homeless person camped out at the walking bridge, which you have to cross to get in an out - Daytona PD please...More

5  Thank Oakdale29
Reviewed July 20, 2014

Great dog park including an area to be off leash. Lots of open areas and shading. Nice river views and children's play area too. Area is not so great as homeless seem to sleep there during the day and the area around is deserted.

4  Thank Julie H
Reviewed May 26, 2014 via mobile

Manatee island is a great little place to have a picnic or walk the dogs. The addition of the new dog park is awesome. The only downside is there tends to be some homeless meanering about, but ive been there many times and they havent...More

4  Thank Scott W
Reviewed January 29, 2014

We went here for a little picnic and to let our dog run for a while, since he'd been trapped in the car for two days. (Great for toddler exercise too, if you need that.) There was a nice pavilion with tables inside the dog...More

4  Thank 274nikkib
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Response from Oakdale29 | Reviewed this property |
No charge - unless you count the homeless that pester you for $$. Hopefully the cops have addressed this.
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