We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lighthouse Point Park

5000 S Atlantic Ave, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127
Review Highlights
Great spot for seeing wild life

We saw sea turtles both on land and in the water. Nice hiking paths and also a path that goes out... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Weymouth, Massachusetts
Beautiful Park

Beautiful park! We enjoyed the playground after visiting the Marine Science Center and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greater Cincinnati
Read all 617 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“daytona beach” (34 reviews)
“gift shop” (39 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
5000 S Atlantic Ave, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (617)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 617 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw sea turtles both on land and in the water. Nice hiking paths and also a path that goes out to the jetty. Very pretty spot. Some people were surfing and the surf was rough the day we were there. They had picnic tables...More

Thank skitraveler1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful park! We enjoyed the playground after visiting the Marine Science Center and the lighthouse,The restrooms were clean and there were picnic tables and benches.

Thank 3ofakind2007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Playground for the kiddos is very nice. Outdoor space is well taken care of and there are clean bathrooms too! Some trees for relief of the sun and a nice walkway. Across the street are a few small businesses...small shake and ice cream shack, a...More

1  Thank traderchick
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

First time here and it's a gem. Went out 1st time on the full moon night in April. Got there early and saw the sunset and sunrise. Lots of nature trails to explore. 2 days later we went back in the daytime to do more...More

2  Thank Michael K
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We picnic here every year. Price to get in is a little steep at $10 but we always find a shaded place to eat.

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice area, nicely kept up. You definitely have to be in shape to walk up to the top of the lighthouse, but the view ias worth tbe challenge. Nie gift shop to browse and purchase souvenirs. Gail H

Thank Gail H
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Have senior pass so decided to take a ride through .it was very nice sat and watched the ocean for hours .the place was spotless well worth the trip . Might be boring for kids but great for seniors

Thank thedipman
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is definitely a historical place to visit. Everything is so educational and gives you a real feel for life in Florida many years ago. There are several buildings to explore. One that intrigued me was the building housing the largest collection of Fresnel lenses...More

1  Thank Djdan48
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Not only the lighthouse, but the workers houses, maintenance buildings and even sheds are well preserved. They have a little bit of history from the 1840's showing picture of the female doctor who was not allowed to practice as a physician, being female, but went...More

1  Thank J.c. H
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is a fun place to visit. There is some history that I learned and found interesting. The stairs are fun to climb to the top, but it is quite a hike if you are not in shape, which I am not. I am glad...More

Thank clholbrook
Nearby Restaurants
Hidden Treasure Rum Bar & Grill
778 reviews
.13 km away
Inlet Harbor Restaurant, Marina & Gift Shop
799 reviews
1.60 km away
Jerry's Pizzeria Tiki Bar & Grill
158 reviews
.99 km away
LightHouse Ice Cream and Gift Shop
8 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum
2,925 reviews
.03 km away
Marine Science Center
752 reviews
.25 km away
Ponce Inlet Historical Museum
38 reviews
.54 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Mary D
Are there restrictions on how big children must be to climb the lighthouse?
20 March 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from clholbrook | Reviewed this property |
No restrictions to climb. it is a huge climb. it could take 15 minutes or more to climb yo the top. it is so worth it though.
Pam Ostensen B
can you find many varieties of sea shells?
15 July 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from ccheekers | Reviewed this property |
If you walk down to the jetty you'll find some shells
Michael C
Are there places to eat here? Or at least very close?
10 July 2016|
Answer Show all 16 answers
Response from Linda M | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Pattys33, the two restaurants at the park are over priced, though Inlet Harbor has good food. If you want a really laid back place where you can wear a bathing suit and eat at picnic tables try Boondocks a... More