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Address: On the Gulf, accessible only by boat, Marco Island, FL

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Boating at Keewaydin

When in Marco take a boat ride to Keewaydin you will not be disappointed. The water and sand are pristine. On any given sunny day you may see dolphins!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
45AnnS1
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Marco Island, Florida

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Marco Island, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When in Marco take a boat ride to Keewaydin you will not be disappointed. The water and sand are pristine. On any given sunny day you may see dolphins!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This spot is only accessible by boat, if your are vacationing, you can rent one for a full or half day. During the week it is generally pretty quite and almost like a private beach experience. During the weekend though you may have a hard time finding a spot to beach the boat. Both experiences are super fun. They have... More 

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Marco Island, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of 6 enjoyed another perfect day on Keewaydin. Our son rented a pontoon boat at Rose's Marina & we spent the day here. A real plus are the food boats that dock & offer a variety of sandwiches cooked to order. The burgers were excellent. Nice not to have to pack a lunch.

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Auburn Hills, Michigan
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What is a lovely natural barrier island has been ruined by excessive use by less than savoury individuals who are amused by excessive drinking, lounging, fast boat driving and loud music. Recent developments of entrepreneurial commercialism enterprises further detract from the true beauty of the area.

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Thank tom k
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my goodness. You won't be disappointed. Rent a pontoon for the day and experience the real treasure of a GORGEOUS and quiet beach. Try the fish tacos from the little food "truck"/boat, too. An absolute gorgeous day.

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Roscoe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Keewadin Island is a fun destination for a day trip. It is only accessible by boat. Rentals are available on Marco Island. Anchor your boat on the shore and join the party like atmosphere .Food and drink are usually available from vendors docked on the beach. A short walk across the width of the Island and you are on a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This is a wonderful side trip accessible only by boat. The island is beautiful and a great place to pull the boat up and spend a little time whether that be fishing or a picnic or other.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is such a fun spot. You can only get there by boat. There are even an Ice Cream Boat, a Foods Boat and a Beverage Boat. We swam, snorkeled, spent time on the beach. And, of course, frequented the vendor boats. Just a cool thing to do for something different. We saw a humongous conch close to the beach... More 

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Austin, Texas, Usa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Not much to add to other reviews. Really fun beach. On the gulf side you can shell and wade way out from the shore and still the water doesn't get to your kneecaps. Warm water, too.

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West Orange, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We usually don't go anywhere when we visit Marco, beyond the beach at our condo. We took a boat excursion with friends and ended up at Keewaydin. It was fun to pull up and get some food and drinks on nearby boats. The kids loved the ice cream boat. It was a great day and something different to do and... More 

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