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Pretty Bay Side Beach

Lot's of people go to Bahia Honda and think this is the only beach available. While Calusa is very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pepperell, Massachusetts
Another nice beach in Bahia Honda State Park

Another nice beach in Bahia Honda State Park, although much less than Sandspur Beach, located in... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lot's of people go to Bahia Honda and think this is the only beach available. While Calusa is very scenic, it is also very small and most times crowded. Plan to explore the park and check out Sandspur beach as well.

Thank CrisFM7
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Another nice beach in Bahia Honda State Park, although much less than Sandspur Beach, located in same park.

Thank TochoParamo
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Most folks will not even know they're getting bite by the no-see-ums (until the next day). The park sells a spray which may help with the "no-see-ums" (think it's called "no-gnats"). Calusa Beach is a decent beach. It's not my favorite at Bahia Honda. Still...More

Thank photoguywisconsin
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Not my favorite beach in Bahia Honda, but great on a windy day or with small children. Beautiful views of the bridge. Right next to the concession area.

Thank fishersgirl
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is a pretty but small beach on the bay side at Bahia Honda. It is close to the concessions and the short hike up to top of the bridge where you can get incredible panoramic views of the bay and ocean. Can get pretty...More

1  Thank Dave F
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This is the bayside beach at Bahia. Narrow strip of sand with five picnic table shelters. Arrive early to get a coveted spot. Highway noise is constant so don't count on napping. Next to parking, concessions and nature center.

1  Thank MrNjorl
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Take a break on this beautiful beach, snorkel, build sand castles. Bathroom, showers, snacks available for purchase. Great for families, Pay state park admission to get to the beach

Thank BineQuilts
Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

A lovely beach with a great view. We came close to sunset. My son loves trains and he enjoyed the bridges very much. The water was warm and calm. Kinda cloudy though. Great sand beach which is hard to find in the keys. Not a...More

1  Thank mengel1130
Reviewed 16 April 2014

This is part of the state park beaches at Bahia Honda state park. It is the one closest to the concessions. Usually much cleaner that the other Sandspur beach. We think it is the best for the young children very shallow and calm. Great Sunset...More

9  Thank keyslady18
Reviewed 8 March 2014 via mobile

Went here with the girlfriend our second day in the Keys and didn't find a better beach outside Key West while there. Unlike the other beaches, Calusa has space to to walk around and enjoy the view. Less people here during peak time and lots...More

6  Thank Ivan S
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