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South Marco Beach

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Address: South Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL
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One of the two top public access points to Marco Beach. It has great...

One of the two top public access points to Marco Beach. It has great shelling.

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Cape Romano Shelling Tour near Marco Island

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Best beach by far

Lucky for us our villa was a 5 minute walk to the the south beach public access point, and our favourite part of an evening was sitting watching the most amazing sunsets, whilst... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
martin e
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Farnham, United Kingdom

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lucky for us our villa was a 5 minute walk to the the south beach public access point, and our favourite part of an evening was sitting watching the most amazing sunsets, whilst watching the Dolphins in the ocean. The beach was pristinely clean, lovely place to look for shells and walk along the shoreline. Much nicer in our opinion... More 

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La Cuba, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is excellent, the water is warm and the sands is hard and very white. It's not the typical beach whit quiet waters and fine sands but there are other options. If you enjoy water sports this is your place. I didn't try tiger beach but I saw it since the jet sky and look like more virgin and... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I have been going to Marco Island for the past 17 years. The weather is wonderful with the beach breeze and magnificent sunsets. We love to walk the beach and hunt for the large selection of shells the beach offers.

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent last week in Marco Island, staying at a Marco Escapes house rental, Seas the Day. Accommodations were utterly fantastic !! Marco Escapes makes sure that anything you could want is in your house for you, premium linens, pool toys, fishing poles, bikes with locks, pots and pans, etc. It was a short bike ride or walk to the beach... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't get accommodated properly was put in hotel room instead of suite that was paid for (to me down graded) my friends wedding weekend getaway very sad.

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Sharon, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Long walk to the beach but the water was nice! There's life vests for young children on the walk to the beach that have been donated, so if your kids need a life vest, no need to take one, because they are there. There's also a wash station on the walk from the beach but it gets crowded.

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would give it five stars if the high rise buildings were elsewhere but this is still a wonderful spot. The sea was like a warm bath and the beach clean and not crowded. Best part for me was watching the pelicans and other birds dive for fish from nearby rocks. I could have watched them all day. Bring shade... More 

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Thank Claire11111
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is by far our favourite beach. Beautiful sand and clear water and if you go in the summer months (as we do) its very empty. The sunset's are some of the best I've seen and great shelling. The sunset bar and grill to the top of the beach is a must.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, very long beach despite a long line of tall buildings lining it up. Waters were as calm as it gets, I did not notice any currents, so very safe and great to just float around. Lots and lots of seashells on the beach hurt your feet a bit on the way in.

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wide beach with plenty of room to stake out a space for yourself. The sand is very nice and does not get too hot to walk on. There are a tremendous amount of shells and it is a great place to find a wide variety. The water is calm, warm and safe for families. It is well... More 

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