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This place is great if you like snorkeling, but I wouldn't recommend it for any other reason. Lots... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Keith E
via mobile
Very Disappointed .

This place was listed as the top attraction in Siesta Key . I expected much more than what I... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Cindy K
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Kershaw, South Carolina
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This rare geologic feature is a great place to view birds and marine wildlife, and it is also next to a scenic beach.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“low tide” (28 reviews)
“water shoes” (14 reviews)
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Siesta Key, FL
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is great if you like snorkeling, but I wouldn't recommend it for any other reason. Lots of ocean life to see and great for the whole family. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars is the complete and utter lack of...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place was listed as the top attraction in Siesta Key . I expected much more than what I saw. First of all , its hard to find . Secondly , there is no parking anywhere . I got out of the car and walked...More

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent a lovely afternoon snorkeling just off Point of Rock. There was vibrant orange coral and a nice variety of tropical fish. The sand on the adjacent beach is white, fine and powdery. .

Thank MaggieS-Boston
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous spot on Siesta Key! Beautiful properties, some of which are part of a gated community. Quaint, beautiful part of the island.

Thank Jim_Richardson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in High Tide, while the waves were rough and covering the rocks. I would say that it would be much better to view when the tide is low.

Thank Zach C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make sure you have water shoes. This beach is not easy to access but if you can there are GREAT shells to be found!

Thank Amie K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For four days, we stayed at the Siesta Sands at Point of Rocks and the area was beautiful. Lots of families and busy, but so much more secluded than the public access beaches. I would recommend any place in this area and there is also...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Keep in mind the name as you venture out to this location. It is very Rocky so have boots or water shoes on for an easy entrance and exit. Depending on how many people are here the visibility might be okay but the rock formations...More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I really enjoyed snorkeling the Point of Rocks. It was really neat to see all of the fish and coral formations. The water is crystal clear and easy to access from the beach.

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I loved seeing these rock formations! Definitely a site to see! Always up for an adventure, but it was hard to find. I wish there would have been a sign on Midnight pass road so you knew the whereabouts. GPS didn't help, no parking, and...More

1  Thank Kerry Z
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Jennifer P
15 April 2017|
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Response from John4444444 | Reviewed this property |
I 100% agree with dwvonfischer. Best to snorkel at high tide (around the point if you like. No walking around the point required). Walk around the point at low tide. Bring water shoes - rocks can be sharp.
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Mskoenig
15 April 2017|
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Response from adambright2000 | Reviewed this property |
I think there is some rule about fishing from the shore and if you are Floridian (live here) then don't need license and if fish from boat then you do. I do know you are allowed to fish from point of rocks.
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carriebilan
10 March 2017|
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Response from A_CPA121 | Reviewed this property |
I just noticed TripAdvisor user Taylor A. gave a great answer to this question over a year ago. I googled it and Taylor A. is correct. Beach Access 12 is directly across from "Old Stickney Point Road." Turn left on to... More
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