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Matheson Hammock Park

9610 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables, FL 33156-4268
+1 305-665-5475
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Only one word... Wonderful

I don't really like to write reviews about wonderful and quiet places like this, because they could... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2015
Jorge R
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Miami, Florida
Away from the congestion.

A great place to marvel in the beauty of Florida and not be surrounded by traffic and noise. A... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2015
Frank Francis P
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North Miami Beach
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9610 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables, FL 33156-4268
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+1 305-665-5475

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Reviewed 31 January 2015

I don't really like to write reviews about wonderful and quiet places like this, because they could become crowded, but this place really deserves it. Just twenty minutes from Downtown Miami and you are in the middle of a great place, full of green, close...More

1  Thank Jorge R
Reviewed 15 January 2015

A great place to marvel in the beauty of Florida and not be surrounded by traffic and noise. A great place to get a different perspective of Miami and the surrounding natural beauty. Boating buffs paradise great launch sites and fantastic surroundings. Even a place...More

Thank Frank Francis P
Reviewed 2 January 2015

We went to the Matheson Hammock park because it was supposed to be good for young children as the water is very shallow in the man made atoll. The beach itself is ok, nothing above average, there are tables for picnics and it is large...More

1  Thank Happy-JSJ
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I have been in Coconut Grove, Miami, for two weeks now staying with a friend. If you have been to Miami in the last few years, you know how hot, crowded and noisy it is, with some of the worst traffic anywhere. As a lover...More

4  Thank TBuckman
Reviewed 17 November 2014

This is a great little swimming hole for families especially - do yourself a favor and walk the mangrove hiking trail; you really feel far away from Miami if you do this. Don't let a little "flooding" scare you either - it's a real pleasure...More

Thank Del_Blackwater
Reviewed 3 November 2014 via mobile

We are new to the Miami area and had been searching for a great beach. We specifically wanted easy access to a kayak launch point, a sandy swim beach, and easy parking. We found all this and more here. The swim beach is a protected...More

1  Thank Sonya C
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Wonderful place! Great for babies and big people Very safe with friendly lifeguard keeping the rules

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Reviewed 27 October 2014 via mobile

How can they charge for a place like this? Why don't you clean up the place a little bit first? Dirty and smelly water, dirty sand, dirty toilets...

1  Thank Paulo F
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Matheson Hammock is a well-kept local secret, and for good reason: its pretty awesome. I've been going to the circle beach since I was a kid, and even though it's not quite as enchanting as it used to be, it's still really cool. It's also...More

Thank Marc D
Reviewed 15 September 2014

I visited Matheson Hammock Park often when I was little and decided to drop by today to see how it has changed. The front area of the park where there is a lake and shaded picnic area has free admission and parking. Down the road...More

Thank MrMiamiExplorer
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Katie E
Can you rent kiteboard equipment at the park?
28 March 2017|
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Response from Foodiepaul | Reviewed this property |
yes, in the parking lot across from restaurant.
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Joelartunedo19
What time can I use the boat ramp?
29 May 2016|
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Response from Erick J | Reviewed this property |
I think from 7 am to 7 pm during summer.
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Immortals10
Is it a pet friendly place?
28 June 2015|
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Response from Betty M | Reviewed this property |
I do not beleive that pets are allowed in the beach or picnic area. You may wish to contact the park directy to deterimine if there are any areas of the venue deemed pet friendly. Note: There is a wonderful restaurant open... More
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