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One of the most beautiful beaches in the US

Breathtakingly beautiful, clean and endless people watching. There are also free showers and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
The 12th Street Beach is very beautiful.

The 12th Street Beach was very scenic and we had a marvelous day with the family. If you walk 1... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Miami Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Breathtakingly beautiful, clean and endless people watching. There are also free showers and somewhat clean public bathrooms nearby. What more could you want?

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

The 12th Street Beach was very scenic and we had a marvelous day with the family. If you walk 1 block down to 11th street- it is a side street between Collins and Washington Ave- you go to a local liquor store "Tuto's Liquors" at...More

1  Thank beatrizvs2017
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This was by far the best scenic view I ever experienced. The ocean was perfect and the amenities were right at my fingertips.

Thank anth0ny540
Reviewed 26 May 2018

The sand is so clean; the water and waves are so soothing and nice to play in and swim in. Sunbathing is so easy at this beach.

Thank Ron R
Reviewed 11 April 2018

12th Street Beach is a well maintained tan sand beach. They have a lifeguard, facilities, parking is a problem, restaurants and shopping in the area.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The ultimate. A nice white sandy beach, with adjacent facilities and restaurants with athletic gay guys as well as others. If your gay this is the place. If you're not gay, you'll still be welcomed and able to enjoy the environment as well.

1  Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 5 April 2018

While in South Beach, don't forget to stroll and view the Art Deco Lifeguard Huts! Gorgeous! They are, however, reproductions, according to a display in the Art Deco Museum (which is part of the Welcome Center on Ocean Drive.)

Thank Sandy E
Reviewed 20 March 2018

This area of the South Beach beachfront is the Gay area. We saw the Rainbow flags flying. The area has lifeguards and a public restroom area.

1  Thank lollygal
Reviewed 8 March 2018

A lovely section of south Beach where the gay men tend to congregate so predominantly males. Here and the beach sections either side are where you are more likely to encounter the "racier" swimwear of both male and female. It is a popular section so...More

Thank Richie R
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Water was too cold for me to go in (Feb). Many others went in.Nice beach with facilities. No seaweed on this visit.

Thank John M
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Response from nix34 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry never saw Your q. There are public restrooms
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Response from Wendy M | Reviewed this property |
Hey, I've been there in September and then it was really hot. I have no idea what it feels like now or in which way that can have an impact on the exhibits.