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“Small beach area and a close walk from Duval area”
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South Beach
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$106.38*
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Ultimate Jet Ski Tour of Key West
Ranked #43 of 180 things to do in Key West
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Reviewed August 14, 2013

This beach met our needs. We were looking for a place to swim & cool off, lay out and people watch. It has all that. Yes, the seaweed at the shoreline was yucky, but get through that and swimming was good. We walked from our b&b and opted not to bring our chairs. We did rent chairs from Fletcher and he was pleasant to talk to. We took our soft side cooler and he didn't say anything. We were discreet in having our drinks and sandwiches.

1  Thank William-Scarlette
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Reviewed July 15, 2013

unless ur ok with the little ones swimming and/or building sandcastles as the topless sunbathing women lay out and go in the water at this particular beach in KW...of course my boyfriend loved all the different sized views!

7  Thank Nancy L
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Reviewed June 19, 2013

The only thing this beach has going for it is its location right at the end of Duval Street. It's convenient if you're just planning on hitting the beach between bars -- all the frat guys and tourists had that idea.

It's kind of smelly, seaweed-y and had murky water. Definitely the smallest & worst beach we went to! If you're looking to go to a beach in Key West, we would recommend Fort Zachary Taylor. (And maybe Smathers, we didn't get a chance to check that one out.) If you're willing to drive to find a great beach, Bahia Honda -- about an hour away -- is absolutely the way to go.

5  Thank throughroseglasses
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Reviewed May 29, 2013

Kind of a people watching place. Beach guys are real good and chairs are cheap but they got a little edgey as I had a soft cooler with my camera and beach crap and they were worried I was going to bring a drink rather than buying it from the eatery next door.

Lots of sea grass at the water's edge.

1  Thank BigMo_28
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Reviewed May 26, 2013

what can you say but, life is good.had a blast. clean and clear water.get there in morning and there all the room you need.

Thank fieldwildfire
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