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Vilano Beach

3400 Coastal Hwy., Vilano Beach, St. Augustine, FL
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“nice beach” (65 reviews)
“crushed shells” (21 reviews)
“shark teeth” (14 reviews)
3400 Coastal Hwy., Vilano Beach, St. Augustine, FL
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Each time we come to St. Auggie, we make sure we spend at a day at Villano Beach. We will normally drive further down the road to enjoy a more secluded and quiet beach time. Always a favorite for friends and us.

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We recently visited this beach in July and it was horrible. The tides were extremely strong and the water was freezing. This beach has shells as part of the sand and both my teenage daughter and myself were knocked down by the waves and riptides...More

Thank Adriane25
Reviewed 28 August 2017

beautiful beach not overcrowded plenty of nightlife on this side of the bridge and an awesome place to watch the sunrise

Thank Drglen1959
Reviewed 26 August 2017

this was one of the better beaches i went too its a nice place to relax by the waves also if your lucky you can find shark teeth

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We stay near the beach becsuse our dog can go on the beach, which she loves. Its a beautiful beach, well maintained and patrolled. We keep coming back.

Thank Cindie B
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I have lived on the east coast of Florida for over 30 years. Vilano Beach does not have much free parking but there are a number of hotels and restaurants right near beach. You can not ride your vehicle on beach due to erosion thru...More

1  Thank kathi262016
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The beach had good waves, soft sand and dog friendly! What more could you ask for in a vacation spot!!! We loved every second of our stay here. The beach also offers port a John's, showers, regular bathrooms and trash cans. Highly recommend!

Thank SMM1415
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The beach is clean and well kept. There are various areas to relax or swim. So many fisherman near the rocks to watch. There are public showers accessible off the beach to clean up prior to leaving.

Thank chaos0708
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and secluded beach! We collected a ton of shells so easily. This was our first visit and hope to be back!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 August 2017

St. Augustine has lots of great beachs. This beach was not quite as wide as the others in St Agustine but it was lovely just like the other beaches.

Thank blamarche
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21 October 2017|
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Response from Melissa H | Reviewed this property |
The beach was lovely there. We were there in the evening for dinner and sat outside on the deck overlooking the shore. If you did not know that the restaurant lost about ten feet of sand dune, it appeared there was no... More
18 May 2017|
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Response from Jessica E | Reviewed this property |
Honestly not sure, but you could probably check online?
24 January 2017|
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Response from djr1565 | Reviewed this property |
Sandy beaches near the shoreline the sand is a little harder and you can ride a bike on it, there's sea shells that come in with high tide, not rough shells, walking is fine, some areas of the beach have crushed shell beds... More