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Delray outdoor activities

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Delray outdoor activities

My husband and I are looking to take a quick 3 night trip to Delray with our 12 year old daughter. Marriott and Colony have availability. We live on Gulf Coast and need to escape our "season" madness for someone else's! I don't know Delray but it seems more low key and casual than Miami or West Palm, which are where we usual go. Is the town bike friendly this time of year or are there any bike trails near by? Is there any kayaking or paddle boarding in vicinity or available for rental from the beach? Just looking for some outdoor activity beyond swimming in the pool all day.

Thank you for any thoughts!

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definitely not low key. lots of snowbirds. terrible drivers.

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I'm probably too late for the trip you posted about, but perhaps this could be of help for future...

I disagree with the above comment. I think Delray can be very low key! Especially if you are staying on or near the Avenue (Atlantic Avenue) and the beach. You are in an ideal location to walk everywhere, thus no need to drive. The Avenue has every choice of restaurant you could possibly want, the beach has all the water sports and rentals you could possibly want, and we have two miles of a multi-award-winning beach!

If you do find that you'd like to venture out further than walking distance, we have a free trolley car that cruises Atlantic Avenue, from the beach westward to the Tri-Rail and we also have the electric golf carts: Delray Downtowner which offers free rides anywhere downtown including the grocery store.

I think Delray Beach is the perfect low-key, laid back beach vacation! :-)

Danika Dahl


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