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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 14, 2016
“Great beach area”
Jul 2, 2016
“The best beach we've ever been to!”
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101 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401-2341
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Reviewed August 14, 2016

We were looking for a beach area for just a short afternoon stop. This was perfect. You can drive on the beach (requires a beach pass), and park where you want to relax. The beach was clean, sand smooth (no broken shells, or seaweed). And...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Kathy G
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We always go to this beach whenever we are in the Corpus area. The sand is beautiful and fine and the water is clear most of the time. The part of the beach we visit is on Zahn Rd. We just went this week (June...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank crissiegonzalez
Reviewed June 25, 2016

It was a sacred-hallowed spot,it was wonderful to be there for sunrise and see the water as it glows! It is on my "Bucket List" to return here soon!!!

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank kvntitus5
Reviewed June 24, 2016

My Husband and I found this park by accident as we were driving between Padre Island National Seashore and Mustang Island State Park. At the entrance of the park, there is a large parking lot with a boat ramp that leads into a channel. Fisherman,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank M J
Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

Love this beach. We went the first weekend of sorting break and it was nice not to packed. The kids had a great time. The beach was well patrolled.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank luvtravel06
Reviewed June 29, 2015

It has been years since I have been back to JP Luby Surf Park. The sand is soft and like powder, the water is nice and clear, the surf is ok and the fishing is great. You can drive on the beach. The beach was...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Reviewed May 5, 2015

Best day ever! Beach was beautiful and clean, weather was great, water was perfect! Spent the entire day there. BBQ, family, friends, and lots to do and see! Awesome!

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank 985JulieG
Reviewed January 6, 2015

Several reviewers mentioned a couple negatives: The seaweed and jellyfish are seasonal here... the weather affects these too things as well. So do your homework before you go. But remember, it is a beach. This is nature not an amusement park.. so sit back and...More

Date of experience: August 2014
5  Thank KortneeWithak
Reviewed June 4, 2014

All the beaches from Port A to Corpus are covered with seaweed. I have never seen it this bad in 20 years. The try to pick it up, but then you just have huge piles of rotting seaweed on the beach. We went for the...More

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank PhilR845
Reviewed October 6, 2013

Very nice beach, lots of beach even at high tide. Water is so warm. Wish I could have spent more time.

Date of experience: September 2013
2  Thank Dennancy
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Teri S
July 18, 2017|
Response from BeechBumm85 |
During the weekend they will have a stand at the entrance of each park. If the entrance isn't manned, just park and eventually a park patrol will make rounds to check vehicles. They will make you pay when they see your... More
Yvette F
May 20, 2016|
Response from purdom89 |
Someone answer this question bc id like to know as well!