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Great for snorkeling and family fun

Wow what a great place to visit!!! Took the ferry to the island and it cost $12 a person. This was... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Nurseerika1
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ONE OF THE BEST SPOTS ON EAST COAST!

excellent snorkeling, can bring food. can rent snorkel off ferry, ferry ride takes debit cards, you... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
islandsunluver
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This unique eighty acre tropical park is situated in the Intracoastal Waterway near the Lake Worth Inlet in close proximity to Phil Foster Park, the City of Riviera Beach, and the Port of Palm Beach. The park is a favorite destination for boaters...more
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Wow what a great place to visit!!! Took the ferry to the island and it cost $12 a person. This was our first trip here. The sand is so soft and the water was great. High tide the water is so clear and there were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Nurseerika1
Reviewed 7 August 2018

excellent snorkeling, can bring food. can rent snorkel off ferry, ferry ride takes debit cards, you can sneak on your own alcohol(dont drink on ferry) walk around to other side of island for partyboats. but island closes early, so get there early

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank islandsunluver
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Family went to snorkel on Peanut Island. We took the water taxi. Nice place. We walked around the island a bit. I would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Whether strolling along the paths, stopping for a picnic, kayaking or snorkeling...there is a lot to do and enjoy. Half the fun is on the mainland where you catch the boat to ferry you over from Riviera Beach where there is the Tiki Waterfront Sea...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank FreeAsABee
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is a MUST-SEE island and park with picnic areas, many different beaches, and perfect sand. The water is gorgeous and offers plenty of play time in safe waters. There's even the "pizza boat" which sell pizza to the beach goers. There are clean restrooms....More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Glen U
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Short 10 minute boat ride to the island. Sandbars everywhere... just bring enough shade, food and drinks, just watch out for boats!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank ecajina
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We took the Peanut island shuttle boat out here and it was a short 10 minute ride. The water was crystal clear and you could see all the way to the bottom. We had a fun family day with our three year old. Make sure...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank JanaD775
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We camped here this past weekend, and absolutely loved it. The park and campground is really well maintained and showers and bathrooms are clean. Snorkeling was the highlight of our trip! I was bummed to find that the JFK Bunker and stuff were all closed,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We got there early and got a good spot in the shade. The snorkeling was mediocre at first but cleared up by the afternoon as the tide came in. We saw stingray, barracuda, parrotfish, pufferfish, and so much more. It was amazing to me that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank samanthaaV981UE
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We had Family in town and wanted to snorkel. Peanut Island was a quick trip on the Peanut Island Shuttle. It was a great day for snorkeling, the visibility in the water was marvelous! We saw many types of fish including parrot fish, barracuda, and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Go to 200 E 13th St, Riviera Beach, FL 33404. There is free parking. You will need to walk to the dock and look for the water taxi sign. It's not hard to find once you are there. (Note: Alcohol isn't allowed on the island... More
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Response from Glen U | Reviewed this property |
200 E 13th St, Riviera Beach, FL 33404 The telephone number is 561-723-2028. Reservations are not taken. Go to the marina and pay for round trip and the Peanut Island Water Taxi shuttle boat will take you there and back... More
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