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Address: South Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL
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One of the two top public access points to Marco Beach. It has great...

One of the two top public access points to Marco Beach. It has great shelling.

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Great place to relax and rescue beautifully stranded seashells

This is a fabulous resort - one that helps you forget that an outside world exists beyond the shores of this beach. I can still feel the white sand and hear the delicate waves... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fabulous resort - one that helps you forget that an outside world exists beyond the shores of this beach. I can still feel the white sand and hear the delicate waves beating against the shore as I relax. If you're visiting Marco Island/Naples area and you're still trying to decide where to slather the sunscreen on and... More 

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Bloomingdale, Illinois
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been frequenting this beach and Marco Island for over 30 years. I started as a young father and brought the family often. Now it is the grand children's turn. A very clean, natural beach loaded with sea shells for your picking. Bring your beach chair, towel and cooler. Pack the the sun screen and enjoy the serenity of this... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want a beautiful location to watch the sunset or enjoy the ocean, this area is great. Parking is a challenge so we ended up dropping off the kids at the access point and minimizing their walk. Crowds not bad and plenty of space on the water to spread out.

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1 Thank 123Travel483
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to walk and relax. Many sea shells and soft white sand. Very peaceful. We will go back again.

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Lakeville, Minnesota
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful setting for great sunsets! Saw several dolphins around sunset and the shelling was great as well!

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Holland, Michigan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice peaceful place to watch the sunset and looking for shells. We walked down a little ways to avoid some of the crowds, but the beach is so long everyone has space to take in the beauty.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great beach for visitors . . . however, getting to any of the Marco Island beaches is really difficult unless you're staying at one of the expensive hotels right ON the beach. We rented a house a few blocks from the beach, and found it very frustrating at the limited public access/parking lots to the beaches. But,... More 

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Leesburg, United States
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is fantastic spot. Easily the highlight of the trip. The sand is super soft and the water was gorgeous. Great shelling and wildlife. The people at Marco Island were very friendly and there were lots of places to eat and up he road at Naples you can find tons of shopping as well!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful beach looking out onto the Gulf of Mexico ideal if you are a sea shell collector as shells are washed onto the beach the are restaurants behind the beach . Pinchers is very nice.

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LITTLE FALLS
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gross disgusting flies all over beach annoying all over us every second could not stay more than 30 minutes extremely disappointed to have experienced such deplorable conditions. Then discovered this is very common on Marco Island. Also attended Seafood Festival flies everywhere on the food on the tables landing all over us ...never ever again. Not worth it.

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