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Sombrero Beach

Marathon, FL 33050
+1 305-743-0033
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Get Wet at Sombrero Beach

The seaweed has been bad this season but that’s nature. There is still lots to be enjoyed at the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
reblarsen15
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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One of the best beaches in the Keys.

Sombrero Beach would have to be one of the nicest beaches I visited during my stay in the Keys... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Patricia1209
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Perth, Australia
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice beach” (319 reviews)
“public beach” (111 reviews)
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LOCATION
Marathon, FL 33050
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"nice beach"
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"volleyball courts"
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"picnic tables"
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"palm trees"
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"free beach"
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"clean restrooms"
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"pretty beach"
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"soft sand"
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"sandy beaches"
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"nice facilities"
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"easy parking"
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"lots of parking"
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"lot of seaweed"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The seaweed has been bad this season but that’s nature. There is still lots to be enjoyed at the beach. We were here for 8 days and got 2-3 hours in at the beach each day. The weather was perfect.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Sombrero Beach would have to be one of the nicest beaches I visited during my stay in the Keys. There was quite a large sand area (although the sand is not soft). It was clean and the changing facilities were good. There were quite a...More

Thank Patricia1209
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recovery efforts are still ongoing at the beach. Free parking and a beautiful area to soak up the son, swim, and a great area to practice snorkeling for families. Would recommend highly. Crowds were low during our visit.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

we went to the beach in the morning, took our two dogs who love the sand.Half of the beach was closed due to Irma, but what was open we had a great time.

Thank kmshan7
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Half of beach open. Very pretty area but crowded. Lots of seaweed this time of year. Seems to be bouncing back from storm.

Thank wildchildk
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice beach on the ocean with a small gulf partially occupied by a small mangrove forest on the opposite side. The beach is equipped with facilities for picnic (bbq, gazebo) and free shower. The access to the sea is not confortable due to the gravel...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were not too sure what type of beach we were hitting when the first thing we saw was a naked dude near the outdoor showers. Regardless, we parked, ate lunch and walked the short beach. Cool people watching.

Thank PaddyValentine
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous beach. Very clean. I’d definitely come back on a nicer day than when we stopped by. Off the beaten path and it was raining so there were no other people there which would be awesome on a hot summer day.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful clean beach. This is a nice quite beach away from the busy well-known big sites. Nice clean clear sea. Not to busy either

Thank Karen P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sombrero beach is back open...well, partially. Work continues on getting everything back up and running but there is plenty of white sand for everyone and the water is as clear as ever. Plenty of free parking, restrooms, and facilities make it one of the best...More

1  Thank jbas2ni
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Beachbum0214
20 March 2018|
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Response from Pam G | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know. You might check with city or parks dept
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fletcherlisa50
5 February 2018|
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Response from MaryandBobontheroad | Reviewed this property |
They had very nice ones. Irma did a job on all of the beach facilities. Don’t know when things will be repaired and back to normal.
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alexandria_local
14 November 2017|
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Response from Gina M | Reviewed this property |
Yes most of the beach is covered in feet of sand, they have bulldozing to clean up but have a long way to go. There is a small area open now
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