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Matanzas Inlet

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Just one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been too and hardly anyone there. From the shells... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
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I am so lucky to call this amazing river paradise home! We have to protect and preserve this... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Beth G
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Just one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been too and hardly anyone there. From the shells, birds, and clear water. Be sure to go on low tide you will see the coral and rocks exposed super cool place! A MUST SEE!

1  Thank Roxiecoolada
Reviewed 14 August 2018

I am so lucky to call this amazing river paradise home! We have to protect and preserve this beautiful and tranquil slice of heaven!

Thank Beth G
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great spot to walk and enjoy the beach in the sunshine. Go at low tide and walk around and under the bridge toward the ocean and find some great shells. The water is clear and the waves are small most sunny days. Or just bring...More

1  Thank lornadoon
Reviewed 26 February 2018

The river meets the ocean at this inlet and so visiting this site depends a lot on the tide. I prefer when the tide is a bit higher than low tide. Parking is limited. People bring their dogs who enjoy playing in the sand and...More

Thank CTChickadee
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

No Bathrooms. No showers. No facilites at all. Best waves for beginner and moderate level surfers, especially when low tide turns in the mornings

Thank Surfer-Jesus
Reviewed 7 April 2017

a great "day at the beach." The tide was great, kite flying, picnicking, sea shell collecting, watching Gopher Tortoise in their natural habitat. Not a crowded beach, beautiful little niche of nature

Reviewed 8 June 2016

If you get there on a quiet day, there are tons of different shore birds. It's incredibly peaceful here, and definitely one of my favorite local beaches. Tons of seashells too.

1  Thank xJuniper
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I hesitate to review this as I would like to keep it a small secret. This is an amazing beach water is amazing all kinds of shells and wild life, as you walk up on the board walk you can see turtles basking in the...More

2  Thank wistimmy
Reviewed 23 April 2016

I was staying just three miles from this inlet and never knew it was there. I walked the beach every day, but didn't realize this marvelous gem was steps away on the west side of A1A by the Matanzas bridge. I booked a free tour...More

3  Thank JeanEPalosHeights_Il
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We traveled up and down A1A looking for a spot where the dogs could run and rediscovered Matanzas Inlet. If you get up early and don't mind a bit of a walk, the tip where the ocean and the inlet meet is a great place...More

2  Thank maddaw10
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