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Riverwalk Jacksonville

This river is nice to walk or jog, but so sad that the city shut down all the restaurants in this... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ginajustman
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Plano, Texas
Quick walk

We needed to get extra steps in so we decided to take a walk. Our hotel had access to the river... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
travelandfun09
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1.2 Miles Of Restaurants, Bars, Shops, Museums, And A Marina.
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1000 Museum Cir, Jacksonville, FL 32207-9007
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This river is nice to walk or jog, but so sad that the city shut down all the restaurants in this one area. What a mistake! How can you have this lovely river and not have any fun restautants to speak of? There a a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We needed to get extra steps in so we decided to take a walk. Our hotel had access to the river walk, so we walked to the Friendship fountain. It was a peaceful walk with amazing views.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can park at any of the parking garages. It's like a dollar an hour. It's just a nice walk on a sunny day along the river with nice views of downtown. People are out taking a stroll, jogging, office workers having lunch. There is...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 17, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful place to go with family and take pictures 🌇 see the bridges and sometimes see dolphins and manatees. Perfect to joggers 🏃🏽‍♂️ and to do exercise.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019

I enjoyed the Riverwalk. I was impressed by how popular it was with te locals, jogging, walking, biking. It was clean and safe, well lit in the evening.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank comanche12018
Reviewed April 15, 2019

Took a stroll along the Riverwalk on the St. John River in Jacksonville. Nice view of downtown. The walkway was well maintained and in a nice area. There are a few restaurants and bars along the way. The walk is not very long.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Scott P
Reviewed March 27, 2019

Disappointed as the beautiful river is not being utilized. At least we could not find the actual walk along the river. Asked some residents of Jacksonville, and they could not help us out.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sbermani
Reviewed March 11, 2019

It is an area with much untapped potential, but sadly, most of the buildings were empty. With the proximity of hotels, and conference centers, it would be a great place for someone to open at least a mini-mart!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Rum1948
Reviewed January 26, 2019

Why walk the hotel treadmill when you can walk and enjoy the beautiful view of the St. John's River? Very accessible from my hotel, lovely walk with more shops/restaurants on the opposite bank but I was there for the exercise and sunshine.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ParisgalChicagoIL
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Pros 1. Good view of the riverside and walk along the river bank 2. Many chairs on the walk to sit and enjoy the view 3. Board the river taxi and cross the river but not free 4. There is a fountain 5. you ride...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Candace B
June 11, 2017|
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Response from Lyn W |
Is parking free?
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tishkunath
April 2, 2017|
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Honestly, there are a lot of places I would choose before Riverwalk. It's pretty empty with many closed up businesses. About an hour north is St Simon's Island, a lot nicer place to visit and much more romantic.
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Ashton b
November 9, 2016|
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Response from nole38 | Reviewed this property |
No. Across the river from the landing on the Southbank. You can take the water Taxi from the landing across to the Southbank.
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