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Peaceful place for a day trip

Went to Amelia island for the day and wanted to get some sun. Peters point was recommended by a... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Wgradyrose
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Savannah, Georgia
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Fun in the sun

What a great place for family fun and get togethers. Covered picnic tables and wooden walkways... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
santa730
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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1974 S Fletcher Ave, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4534
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Went to Amelia island for the day and wanted to get some sun. Peters point was recommended by a local and it was great. Not a lot of people and very clean. The bath house and picnic area made it perfect for me because I...More

1  Thank Wgradyrose
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

What a great place for family fun and get togethers. Covered picnic tables and wooden walkways, lead to a beautiful beach and lots of room to play. Almost forgot, wash rooms are available.

1  Thank santa730
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

My aunt has always taken me and my cousins always to this part of Fernandina and it was always great. The showers were great and their was nice parking. Also, enjoyed the picnic tables.

1  Thank ColbyPC95
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We visited for the 4th and enjoyed it! Spent the day on the beach, showered in the public restrooms and returned that evening for fireworks!

2  Thank atlbravesmom
Reviewed June 20, 2018

We were excited to be able to drive down on the beach and "tailgate" a little, but was very disappointed that people seem to totally trash this beach and leave it a real mess.

4  Thank Bella R
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This beach is the place to go to enjoy a great surf and sand. Large enough that you never feel crowded and a great family feel.

1  Thank RussellS9
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Nice facilities. You can drive your car in it but you need a permit. Also the sand is very deep so I would not venture on a car. I would think you need a truck or a 4X4. Saw a couple of turtles, one making...More

1  Thank Starviagera
Reviewed May 24, 2018

Nice Beach with covered picnic areas and good parking. The bathrooms are not being maintained very well so detracts from what would be a great beach. The beach itself is wonderful, we rode horses there and it was so pretty.

1  Thank Gator58
Reviewed May 13, 2018

The only two times I've come to this stretch of beach it had been trashed by a bunch of kids partying. This seems to be their hang out point.

2  Thank BubbleMarker
Reviewed April 26, 2018

This is a great place to beachcomb. There is plenty of parking, as well as covered areas for picnicing. It's easy to find, and has a long stretch of clean beach.

2  Thank Karyn S
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Ashton K
September 8, 2018|
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Response from santa730 | Reviewed this property |
Technically No. However there is camping in the parking area. We have seen camping on the beach but the Sheriff's department may ask you to leave. This area is heavily patrolled.
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Mary G
July 6, 2018|
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Response from Gator58 | Reviewed this property |
There were no lifeguards when we were there on a Wed. 10am
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Christopher T
April 29, 2017|
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Response from Sandy S | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the answer given below; such a shame that people do not care for the provisions made by the county.
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