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Atlantic Beach

Jacksonville, FL
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A great Southern beach escape

In a region that lacks any form of hipness, Atlantic Beach and the Beaches Town Center have some... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jacksonville, Florida
Atlantic Beach, Jacksonville, FL

We had a beautiful day at Atlantic Beach, the water was clear and warm, the beach area was spotless... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sharon C
Warwick, Rhode Island
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Reviewed 3 days ago

In a region that lacks any form of hipness, Atlantic Beach and the Beaches Town Center have some degree of it. The beach itself is wide and walkable, but make sure to go north towards Mayport and not south to Jacksonville Beach. One reviewer is...More

Thank auh2070
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a beautiful day at Atlantic Beach, the water was clear and warm, the beach area was spotless and it was very relaxing!

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 1 week ago

the beach is wonderful as beaches go, long and fine sand a pleasure to walk down. there are ameneties are at nearly every store front and plenty of free parking.

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is AMAZING - wide, close to the shops and restaurants, beautiful atmosphere and dog friendly certain hours of the day.

Thank ILChick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

difficult to park, difficult to access. The residents don't want "townies" in their neighborhood, so they made it as user unfriendly as possible.

Thank aartworks
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Came to the beach with family. Very clean and nice beach. Water was great. Only 20 mins from the south side of Jacksonville

Thank besanceney442
Reviewed 18 April 2017

There were nice waves and the people on the beach were nice enough, everyone kept to themselves mostly. The water felt nice and cool.

Thank Ebrashley
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Head East out of Jacksonville for about 45 minutes and you can't miss it. Beautiful broad sandy beach with plenty of room for a fun family outing. Parking can be a bit iffy, but, there are plenty of access walkways over the low dunes leading...More

Thank faldago
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Clean environment with lots of area for family activities. Less crowded, located in a very quiet neighborhood next to many city attractions. Lots of access from surrounding neighborhood. A perfect place for family or group picnics.

Reviewed 7 April 2017

A beautiful beach. Huge,Clean and perfect sand. No shells. Trash receptacles provided and so very clean. We went many, many times.

Thank Fred45510
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there a charge to go on beach.
10 April 2017|
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Response from Bobbi G | Reviewed this property |
no there is not
What hours is the beach open? Would it be okay to be there after dark? What is there around to do after dark?
25 February 2017|
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Response from Barry W | Reviewed this property |
at the entrance to the beach, on the left side is One Ocean, contemporary and more upscale than most in these parts. You do not have to stay there to go in to the bar with a slickly designed dining area or eat on the very... More
I only have a couple hours this Friday afternoon. Am i crazy to try to drive to hannah park then back to hotel in jax around 6ish? How bad is traffic there? How long realistically will it take me at 6 or 7.
26 January 2017|
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Response from david h | Reviewed this property |
Don't do it. From downtown Jacksonville to Hannah Park on a Friday afternoon will take two hours, if you know where you're going. It will even be difficult to go straight to Atlantic Beach at the foot of Atlantic Boulevard... More