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Sombrero Beach

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Address: Mile Marker 50, Marathon, FL 33050
Phone Number: +1 305-292-4560
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Nice Beach

Great stop on way to or from Key West. Signs mark the left turn (if heading South) then go about 1-2 miles. Picnic areas, restrooms, plenty of parking. Family friendly.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great stop on way to or from Key West. Signs mark the left turn (if heading South) then go about 1-2 miles. Picnic areas, restrooms, plenty of parking. Family friendly.

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Seattle, Washington
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lots of algae and very narrow beach! Water was very milky and brown! The keys don't have the best beaches but it's the best place for snorkeling and deep sea fishing!

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Naples, Florida
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This has to be one of the quietest most peacefully beaches I have ever been to. Bring your dog (on a leash) and kick back and enjoy the surf, sand and sun. Other pets were well behaved and people very friendly. There is a bath house and a very large picnic area with a play ground for little ones. By... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Rather than sitting by our pool, we decided to spend the day at Sombrero Beach. Beautiful public beach. Plenty of parking. Kayak rental on site. Remember to ask your hotel staff if they have beach chairs you can bring for the day.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to the best beach in the keys! It is dog friendly and our entire family had a great time!!! Next time we go back to Marathon we will definitely make this one of our stops

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Troy, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

great public beach! pretty white sand and snorkeling. plenty of free parking. grills for a barbecue. nice bathrooms

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was fine for a beach day. Clean facilities, nice water, but lots of people. Playground and covered picnic pavilions.

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Frederic, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Supposedly one of the best beaches in the U.S. (according to the guy at the tourist information center in Key Largo). Great beach and many services are available on-site.

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Derry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this beach the last night we were in Marathon. We wished we would have thought of it sooner, as it is a FREE beach with no parking fees. I'm sure it is busy during the day, but it was a beautiful walk after the sun set! A MUST if you are looking for a free beach day!

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I were delighted to find this beach in Marathon and spent an afternoon here sunning and swimming. Vlean bathrooms too.

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