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Main Beach on the Atlantic Ocean is a primary point for sunbathing, swimming and surfing, fishing... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Amelia Island, Florida
Glorious Sunsets!

This is a wonderful clean beach on which to take a sunset stroll. The view is beautiful with the... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
reston, va
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“sandy bottoms”(11 reviews)
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32 N Fletcher Ave, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-2107
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All reviews sandy bottoms putt putt golf family oriented seaside inn sharp shells facing the ocean children's playground protected area covered picnic public restrooms great place to come on duty rest rooms sea shells bathroom facilities amelia island low key
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

Main Beach on the Atlantic Ocean is a primary point for sunbathing, swimming and surfing, fishing and boating, too. You may see a small roped off protected area where sea turtles have laid their eggs. A well-lit boardwalk offers nighttime walking as well as daytime....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JaneM3542
Reviewed 27 October 2018

This is a wonderful clean beach on which to take a sunset stroll. The view is beautiful with the ocean on one side and the dunes behind you. There is limited parking. Try the fantastic Crab Chowder at the Sandbar Restaurant by the parking lot.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank vakamalua
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

This spot has a great access to the beach. If you can find a place to park. It is very popular, with a lot of amenities. Very nice place to visit the beach, just know you will have “neighbors”

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kevinatlnta
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We recommend coming to this park for the amazing sunset views! Clean park with great benches and restaurants nearby.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Explore259844
Reviewed 9 October 2018

we drove around the island and visited most of the beaches. enjoyed them all. Like the compact sand...was easy to walk on.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chpkb
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

This beach was beautiful. The whole area is fantastic. Very clean and well kept. There is a putt putt course on the beach. We were so surprised and happy to see a community that allows dogs, horses and cars on the beach would be so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KMY34109
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We just made a quick stop here when visiting Fernandina Beach, the beach was clean almost empty and the surf was calm, with plenty of parking, looks like a great place to come with the kids and enjoy a day in the sand and surf.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tracker129
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We come from Clearwater - #1 Beach in the country. We much preferred this beach! The sand is compact and the beach isn't as deep. So, it's easier to get to the water faster and much easier to walk without twisting your ankle. We parked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SunnyFlorida2015
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We stopped here on our way south in Florida. The beach was very nice and the park around it was very nice. Lots of condos and beach houses. On the way home we will explore this one more it looked very inviting. There was plenty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SlowPoke59
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My family was there August 24,25,26th, this beach was literally right across the street from our condos, very clean well kept beach, not crowded at all, Life Guards are there , lots of shells, gorgeous sands, what was really cool was the roll out mat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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10 August 2018|
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Response from peggyann20152015 | Reviewed this property |
Restrooms but not aware of showers either!!
10 August 2018|
Response from Donald M |
Because it's near where several large rivers flow into the ocean, the water isn't very clear. The beaches are sandy, and the sand goes out a long way, so there's no real issue with rocks. I wore water shoes, but more... More
4 August 2018|
Response from undertaker01 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it has a cement walkway through park, plus wooden platform walkways along beach and of course .... restroom facilities. Plenty of benches.