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“crushed shells”(22 reviews)
“shark teeth”(17 reviews)
3400 Coastal Hwy., Vilano Beach, St. Augustine, FL
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went with a cooler, chairs and a small gas grill. We were able to park near the walk way and found a nice spot to set up. There were lifeguards on duty until 6pm. The beach was clean and not as full of people....More

Thank Jessica D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

a few restaraunts, a large supermarket and a beautiful beach. not too crowded. St Augustine 10 minutes away for nightclubs & entertainment (if that's your thing) + a broader restaurant selection but for me the quiet & light crowds make it an excellent beach destination

Thank tres b
Reviewed 5 days ago

I did exactly what I had planned...laid on the beach, read my book, walked on the beach. The life guards were on duty everyday.

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I got married on Vilano Beach 8/17. It was truly wonderful. We also spent the morning there watching the sunrise, and the evening watching the sunset. We boogie boarded there alllll day. A wonderful beach that wasn’t over crowded at all. I...More

Thank heather g
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I stay in Vilano Beach once or twice a year. Its the best of both worlds with a beautiful, quiet, pet friendly beach just minutes away from Historic Downtown St. Augustine.

Thank Marlene M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good safe family friendly beach. The hotels are typical Florida beach hotels so they are a little worn but comfortable.

Thank Diedra K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the beach here very much. Not too crowded and the evening were great. Sunrise was gorgeous.

Thank kelly H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited St. Augustine for the fourth of July. By the reviews we tried this beach first. We loved it so much that we didn't even check out the other beaches in the area. It was great for our family of eight.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hotel was located right by Vilano beach and we spent a bit of time walking on the beach. It is a very clean beach, there are lifeguards, and it is not too crowded. They allow dogs on the beach - just remember to bring...More

Thank sandraw00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach was one of the cleanest I've been to and it was easy to get to from St. Augustine and from Green Cove Springs. It was not that crowded considering the time of year and day that we went. I am already anticipating my...More

Thank Audrey S
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Christina S
10 June 2018|
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Response from Anazeteo | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure of the law there but I did see people drinking something that was contained in a Coozi. I would say yes just don't get drunk and call attention to yourself.
14 April 2018|
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Response from delospoppy | Reviewed this property |
Not really. The winter is the best time for the bigger shells. Sharks teeth can be found, not really large ones. The 25 years we have been going to Florida -- the Gulf/Venice is the best sharks teeth finding. With all... More
Emily U
4 April 2018|
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Response from Anita P | Reviewed this property |
It was off season, no one was swimming. I did not see any.