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Bowditch Point Park

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Amazing place, just love it here

We love this place! it is very quiet yet close to everything, beach is well kept and tons of sea... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Fort Collins, Colorado
Quiet End of the Island

Great location to be close to the action but not overly crowded with people and chairs. Also there... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Temple, Texas
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“watch the boats”(17 reviews)
“estero island”(40 reviews)
“gopher turtles”(15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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50 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2055
+1 239-229-1610
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All reviews watch the boats estero island gopher turtles the north end picnic area quiet end nice facilities per hour nature walk nice beach ft myers beach in season snack bar low tide concession stand times square sand dollars
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

We love this place! it is very quiet yet close to everything, beach is well kept and tons of sea life for kids to play in!

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Reviewed June 6, 2018

Great location to be close to the action but not overly crowded with people and chairs. Also there is a nice area to explore at the north end of the island.

Thank LuvToTvl2578
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Nice park with limited paid parking. Many tourists love to walk the beach every morning. It can be quite busy so try to get there before 9am in the winter. Too bad the water is brown!!! It used to be a beautiful blue but Lake...More

4  Thank Foze2018
Reviewed May 15, 2018

Small uncrowded beach in the quiet north end of Fort Myers Beach. Not a lot of parking but the FREE trolley goes right to it! Wildlife is beautiful with lots of friendly birds.

Thank Cindy P
Reviewed April 29, 2018

My husband and I went through the park a few times. It has some walking trails that aren’t hard to walk and aren’t too long. You can access them from the beach or the park. There is a fee for parking here but it wasn’t...More

Thank lakelovinglady
Reviewed April 23, 2018

I love this section of Fort Myers Beach. A sunset stroll is one of my favorite. It's an unspoiled area on the island/key and I hope it truly stays that way for future generations to enjoy.

Thank donnaaI9502NH
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Looking for a less crowded spot on Fort Myers Beach then this is a good location. Parking is limited and can easily run out by 10am. So make sure you come early. Parking is like $2hr. They have nice amenities w a changing rooms and...More

Thank PhatPatW
Reviewed April 16, 2018

I love this area. We tend to go and park here. Great place to bring kids. We love that it is not packed at all.

Thank amandajones1983
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

We walked from our hotel on the beach and ended up here. It is a beautiful place with great walking trails. We got to see a gopher tortoise coming out of the sand. A lot of the trail is in the woods so it’s nice...More

Thank D9136OMjudyb
Reviewed April 10, 2018

While vacationing in Fort Myers Beach, we took grandkids to visit Bowditch Point. The day before we had seen dolphins while on the Pirate Cruise and they wanted to check for more. The beach is pristine. There are paths winding thru the landscape. We spent...More

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October 5, 2018|
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Response from Deb K | Reviewed this property |
Happily, we swam and snorkeled everyday of our vacation on Fort Myers Beach..No sign of red tide when we were there last week in September..We took many day trips to explore...Big Cypress..Barefoot Beach ..Sanibel..and all... More
Judy W
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Susan W | Reviewed this property |
Yes there was a fee to park
Gina F
February 6, 2018|
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Response from 00vette48306 | Reviewed this property |
As mentioned, just for parking. however the lot is very small. You might be better catching the trolley that comes in from several points in Fort Myers Beach. It seems to be roomy enough to carry all your great beach... More