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Sombrero Beach

Marathon, FL 33050
+1 305-743-0033
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August adventure

Beautiful beach. Nice breeze. Went on a Wednesday - not too busy. Lots of seaweed tho. Need to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Barrie, Canada
Beautiful Beach

This is a very beautiful and clean beach. The water is deep enough to swim in and best of all it is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“public beach” (102 reviews)
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Marathon, FL 33050
+1 305-743-0033
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful beach. Nice breeze. Went on a Wednesday - not too busy. Lots of seaweed tho. Need to bring swim shoes.

Thank redkelly233
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a very beautiful and clean beach. The water is deep enough to swim in and best of all it is free.

1  Thank keyscool
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Recently had surgery. When trying to keep the nerves in check I put myself back on Sombrero Beach from the trip the month before. It was so relaxing and scenic which got me through the procedure. If you like free beach access with great facilities...More

1  Thank Rdavis104
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beach was dirty with seaweed. Should have been raked. There was bottles and trash all over. This is a public beach and needs better upkeep.

Thank taharrin
Reviewed 3 days ago

Sombrero Beach has plenty of FREE parking and is easily accessible. You can snorkel, fish or kayak right from the beach. There are restrooms, showers and picnic areas available. Great for people of all ages.

Thank dragon52017
Reviewed 4 days ago

I reviewed this beach in winter and there it didn't convince me, but when it is warmer and the water is clear, there is nothing not to like about this beach. Ideal for families, nice little calm bay, so especially for small children; way better...More

Thank Gregor W
Reviewed 5 days ago

The beach is clean and a great spot to relax. Not alot of rocks to deal with. Outdoor shower and restroom clean

Thank jwatk33228
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped by Sombrero one evening at dusk, and checked out the sunset from there. We liked it so much, we decided to come back again during the day! We enjoyed our time there the first day a great deal! After running around the Keys...More

Thank George H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a rare Keys beach without tons of rocks and swimming is easy and enjoyable. It's a nice stretch of beach with good area in which to sit and take in the nice ocean views. There is ample free parking and fresh water showers...More

Thank TOWestonCT
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Parking was easy, access to the beach was easy. Make sure you bring an umbrella! The water was murky and very warm. Lots of seaweed on th beach and it smelled like dead fish. However, we did find rocks that had fish swimming around it....More

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Carolina Z
11 June 2017|
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Response from Jane J | Reviewed this property |
No. There are no docks. There are several areas along the coast, close to Sombrero beach where you can dock, but not on the beach itself.
Michael C
30 May 2017|
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Response from Janice Y | Reviewed this property |
they are mild. I would not go out in evenings or nights without a repellent. the city does spray by plane however the skeeters are still around
Lyncide S
2 February 2017|
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Response from Natasha B | Reviewed this property |
Yes there were lots of dogs when we went!