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One of the two top public access points to Marco Beach. It has great shelling.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“sunset grill” (20 reviews)
“public parking” (32 reviews)
“white sand” (46 reviews)
South Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL
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1 - 10 of 734 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

avoid the far south section as it is near the public access and gets very crowded although the shelling by the breakwater is the best.

Thank Glenn R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great visits every year. The worse part is leaving to go back home. Great evening sunsets. Enjoy a drink and watch the sun go down at the Sunset Grill. Great time.

Thank tmealey
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Lots of gorgeous white sand and best for families. Shells for kids to collect and the sea wasnt rough. In fact, you can swim out about 20 metres and you are on another shallow bank! Great for watching the sunset. Take plenty of food and...More

Thank scopie100
Reviewed 5 September 2017

It's a beautiful beach, but difficult to walk due to the amount of shells that are mixed in with the sand. Gentle surf, as most of the gulf coast.

Thank michaelsisti
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We went to Marco Island Public Beach Access on S. Collier Ave., earlier this month. We were renting a house 3 blocks away. There is no public parking so my husband dropped myself with my 2 children off and returned our vehicle to the house...More

1  Thank TK123456
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We went to South Beach almost every day of our week-long vacation. For the hot months, best to go early, when there is shade cover from the condos until about 9:30. The water is warm and calm-great for our 7 moth old, three year-old, and...More

Thank psullivan904
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Marco Island's South Beach is the best beach on the island! Large beach with lots of room and some of the most spectacular sunsets I have ever seen.

Thank Kathryn R
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We were visiting in Naples for a couple of days, but decided to come to Marco for the beach, because we heard it would be nicer, and less crowded as well. Beautiful spot!! Easy access to parking (right across the street), and the beach had...More

Thank B-Ren0735
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful sunset view! Easy beach access! Parking directly across street with loading/unloading right by access for dropping off passengers, children, beach gear.

Thank Ashley F
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We came to walk the beach and look for shells. The beach is very clean with white sand. It wasn't to crowded but the majority of the people were near the beach access but once you went a little distance away it thinned out greatly....More

Thank Lee S
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Chantal D
19 July 2017|
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Response from Bernadette1352 | Reviewed this property |
Well, Marco is just fabulous. We have been going there since 1985. Every season is great. It depends if you like hotter or cooler weather. We love May to November since there are fewer people and you can get into any... More
John S
25 April 2017|
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Response from CRA22 | Reviewed this property |
If you are using Public Access , probably back to car and nearest gas station. I doubt you can walk into a nearby hotel restroom.