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St Johns County Ocean Pier

Closed Now: 07:00 - 21:00
Open today: 07:00 - 21:00
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Parking was great and free and it was easy in and out. Clean bathrooms and it wasn’t crowded at all.

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Richmond, va
via mobile
Great time!

Good place to fish, also has a beautiful play place for the kiddos! Also have a water type park to... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
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A 800' ocean fishing and sightseeing pier. Attached gift shop with bait and tackle. Adjacent kids splashpark and playground.
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350 A1A Beach Blvd, Florida, St. Augustine, FL 32080-5944
+1 904-209-0326
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Parking was great and free and it was easy in and out. Clean bathrooms and it wasn’t crowded at all.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank techgmu
Reviewed 28 October 2018

very crowded and yes a fee, People have 10 poles won't move to see just rude people they should limit time and how many on pier it ws a waste of our money, I would have liked to seen out, but chairs buckets poles peole...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mitzi S
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Good place to fish, also has a beautiful play place for the kiddos! Also have a water type park to let the kids safely cool down on! Good time for the whole family, also an amazing view.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sdl7288
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

It only costs $1 per person to "sightsee" on the pier & it's worth it. The views of the beach, the Lighthouse, the ocean & sunsets are gorgeous. And then you have the surfers to watch. That's the entertainment part. Will they get up with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank J-K-B10_85
Reviewed 27 July 2018

packed during week spent 4 hours in hot sun to rude people for nothing and its a fee to just walk to look, don't waste ur time and money better off going under pier to surf fish! And no rude people hitting u knocking over...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Mitzi S
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Upon recent beach renovation the pier at high tide only had water under the first three supports.As far as fishing goes they could only fish off the very end of the pier and the water was only shoulder deep. They did have a free concert...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank todd m
Christopher L, Manager at St Johns County Ocean Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you for the review; The Army Corps renourishes our beaches every 6 years, unfortunately you reviewed the water level at a time when they have just finished the project at the end of June. As tidal action and storm activity occur, the sand disappears...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Only complaint is pier need to go further out. When the tide is low everyone fishing has to crowd at the very end to stay over water.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 23 June 2018

As a resident, we usually go to any other beach other than this beach at the pier ! The reasons are very evident: the pier is in disrepair, the beach itself is pumped in sand, the “splash park” at the pier brings in unsavory types...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank dearlady22
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I am a resident of St Johns County. There are many beautiful beaches in St Johns County but our public beach and pier visited by many tourists is a disgrace. it is dirty. At 6pm the garbage pails around the splash park were all overflowing....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Brian T
Reviewed 23 June 2018

In spite of the fact that City officials seemed determined to compromise everything longtime visitors and locals hold dear, this park manages to persevere. Watch the fishermen on the pier, stroll the beach, visit the market while you still can. Then walk across to Salt...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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19 February 2018|
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Response from ttimeatharrods | Reviewed this property |
I was there on a Winter Saturday, so I'm not sure.
15 August 2017|
Response from Christopher L | Property representative |
Yes, we have a full bait and tackle store. Rental rods are available at $5.00 per hour, with a two hour minimum charge.
12 April 2017|
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Response from Christopher L | Property representative |
County beach parking is free at all of the lots. A daily or annual beach driving pass can be purchased at the toll booth at any of the access ramps