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Address: 102601 Overseas Highway (MM 102.5), Key Largo, FL 33037
Phone Number: +1 305-451-6300
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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A beautiful state park that features land and undersea adventures.

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Take your snorkeling gear

Very quiet family location. Be sure to take your snorkeling gear to see the sunken ship artifacts. Spend all day with the family. Pack your lunch and enjoy many tucked away... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Karen-Calvin
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Wirtz, Virginia

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Wirtz, Virginia
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very quiet family location. Be sure to take your snorkeling gear to see the sunken ship artifacts. Spend all day with the family. Pack your lunch and enjoy many tucked away locations.

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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you want to learn about fish in the Keys, don't miss this one. Much better than Everglades National Park boat trip at about the same cost. Very knowledgeable staff who were great at finding and describing sea life on the coral reef. Boat was clean and comfortable. My best ever glass bottom experience.

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York, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a beautiful State park. You get a wonderful glass bottom boat here and the also have snorkeling trips available. There is a very nice and detailed movie about Ocean life that is a must see. The staff is very helpful. There is a gift shop very well staffed and it has a small deli that you can get... More 

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Auburndale, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I took the PADI Refresher Course from instructor Sarah, who was very thorough, professional, and patient while going through the half-day class with me. It also included a two tank reef trip in the afternoon, during which she served as a personal guide. The entire staff at the shop went out of their way to make sure that we could... More 

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As a resident of Florida, my wife and I do our best to enjoy what Florida State Park's have to offer. On the list of "outstanding" is the "John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park" in Key Largo, Florida. It's the week of September 11, 2016, and a goal for my wife and I is to enjoy much of what this... More 

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CRPCconcession, Owner at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review of our concession services at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park. Our pledge to the Florida Park Service is to provide a quality recreational and educational experience for all Park Visitors with an emphasis on family affordability. It is reviews such as yours that reassures us that are endeavors have been effective in achieving... More 

Hobe Sound, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I had a great time thanks to the helpful and friendly staff. What a nice way to spend an afternoon

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Florida
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62 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

John Pennekamp has something for everyone. Off top of my head we enjoyed .. Trails, swimming, kayaks, history, aquarium, fishing, boat ramp, dive shop, and much more. We spent a week there. Peaceful, easy to get around, something to discover every day. Camp sites are clean, easy access for big or small rigs. Showers/bathhouse/laundry area clean and well ventilated, nice... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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570 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What a beautiful park. The water is gorgeous. The view go on for days and days. The diving is perfect for divers of all ages and levels of mastery. Best family vacation ever

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Wesley Chapel, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I couldn't have asked for a better experience diving with the visibility crew! Kiera was awesome helping us set up a trip and checking in, captain Dan was SO nice and found us the best spots to dive, Amanda was an incredible mate and had my gear set up on my next tank ready to go before I was even... More 

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Lakeland
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The park is a little pricey to get in. But the swimming area and concession stand very nice. Free swimming. Lots of options for paid snorkeling or scuba diving trip Very safety minded. Limited # of Camping lots available but very difficult to get a site. Booked through end of year in September. Will definitely keep trying to get a... More 

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