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Favorite Florida beach

Visited Main beach on a recent trip to Florida, I don't think I owuld have wanted to be anywhere... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Paul S
,
Marion
Beautiful beach..

Love the beach in Amelia Island. The water was a beautiful color, and warm. The beach was clean... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
CMFLansing_MI_
,
Lansing, MI.
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“sandy bottoms” (5 reviews)
“benches” (5 reviews)
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Amelia Island, FL
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Visited Main beach on a recent trip to Florida, I don't think I owuld have wanted to be anywhere near here when hurricane irma hit, but it seemed pristine on a November morning. There were lots of shorebirds and several people out srolling, dog walking,...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Love the beach in Amelia Island. The water was a beautiful color, and warm. The beach was clean, with many trash cans along it.

Thank CMFLansing_MI_
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

What a beautiful beach. We loved it!!! We drove from Ft Stewart to Amelia Island for the day. Could have made a better choice. Easy access to the beach. If you have 4 wheel drive, you can drive right onto the beach. The weather was...More

Thank myminime72
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

What a great place! It's like going to a beach back in the 60's. The beach is laid back with a little park along side. There is an old mini-golf place there and a skate board park. Sandy Bottoms is being renovated right now, but...More

Thank Jim W
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

We stopped by the main beach for a few hours and enjoyed the ocean breeze and the shore of seashells. The beach is clean and quiet. There isn't a lot there though, so change beforehand and bring your own food!

Thank Katie M
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Very nice beach! Kid/family friendly. There is a park area right next to the beach that has plenty of shady areas for picnics and such. Plenty of parking.

Thank SIngle43
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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Nice, quiet beach this time of year. We watched the sunrise every morning and took long walks on the beach. The sand is soft, and there is some good shelling. We didn't bring our dogs, but it is a dog friendly beach, and people manage...More

Thank Becky H
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

While spending several days on Amelia Island last week, it happened to be a harvest moon. After having a wonderful dinner, we chased the beautiful moon,we found ourselves at Main Beach. There were quite a few people enjoying the beach. There are plenty of benches...More

1  Thank Pascale S
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Wonderful beach,. Fun for the entire family. A must for visitors. We live on the island, close to the ocean and still go there.

Thank akadavis
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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Not much parking for this beach, which makes it not crowded. Sand is beautiful and white. There is a place to eat and get drinks near by.

1  Thank haleym319
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