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Flamingo

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Everglades National Park, FL
(239) 695-2945
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Nice place could benefit from better up keeping

This is a very nice place if you like the woods. In the back of the welcome center we saw 3... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Futbolking
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Dania Beach, Florida
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Eaten alive by mosquitos

Warning to anyone visiting in wet season - we arrived just after a rain and as soon as we stepped... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Katherine f
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London, United Kingdom
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Small village that is the tourist area, and offers lodging, tours, dining and shopping.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good24%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“florida bay” (21 reviews)
“visitor center” (39 reviews)
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Everglades National Park, FL
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice place if you like the woods. In the back of the welcome center we saw 3 manatees. By the marine store pier we saw an alligator towards the back of the welcome center we saw and took a few pictures...More

Thank Futbolking
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Warning to anyone visiting in wet season - we arrived just after a rain and as soon as we stepped out of the car I had around 20 mosquitos on me. This was despite being completely sprayed with 50% deet repellant (except face). Very foolishly...More

Thank Katherine f
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We spent the weekend camping here at Flamingo and it was beautiful. A little buggy at night but with the fire pit lit they didn't bother us.The views of the night sky, stars and the water at night are simply gorgeous. Very close to hiking...More

Thank nickiduca
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We drove 38 miles from Ernest Coe Visitor Center. Saw birds along the way. There are NO flamingos here. Not sure why it is called that but the building is pink. Nice look out view of Gulf. Bring bug spray. No gift shop. There's a...More

Thank Louisianatraveler11
Reviewed 25 June 2017

A beautiful place to visit. Very calm, relaxing atmosphere. Just try to avoid all the tourist traps in area/

Thank frankrotagski
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We went there in the late, late Spring. Expected a bit of a breeze but there was none. There were tons of mosquitoes there and all were biting us. Visitor Center open but unmanned. Hoped to see a croc but only saw some sea birds.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

only one highway to and from this visitor's center, the visitors center was open but not "manned", we did not see ANY alligators or crocodiles the day we were there, disappointment!

Thank lulu1996
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I had hoped that this southernmost tip of the continental US mainland would be well worth the drive down. While the ranger was informative and gave us hints on where to go, none of those places were down in the Flamingo complex. I guess this...More

Thank SCDad
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Nice drive in from Miami, wonderful views of the everglades. Many hidden lakes with alligators and crocodiles. Saw glad eagles, owls and manatees. Great camping and boating there as well. Highly recommend for family vacation.

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We took a Pontoon boat ride today with our 3 - 12 year old grandchildren. We only saw one crocodile and that was pretty much it. We knew that there weren't any promises we would see anything, but thought the children would learn more about...More

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Derek L
7 March 2017|
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Response from bluepinecones | Reviewed this property |
oh you asked about kayak... better call them
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