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South Marco Beach

South Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL
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One of the two top public access points to Marco Beach. It has great shelling.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“great beach” (69 reviews)
“sunset grill” (17 reviews)
South Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

South Marco Beach is everything I envision a perfect beach to be. Soft white sand Seashells Long and wide and not crowded (visited in June) Perfectly calm warm water Perfect for toddlers and children You have to provide your own shade and chairs. Parking is...More

1  Thank travelnews4U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Marco Island is a peaceful, quiet haven in June. Beautiful beach, many shelling opportunities, good restaurants to chose from, friendly people, great resorts, we love the calm of it all!

1  Thank Larry R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely soft white sand beach with lots of shells to comb through. Beautiful, warm Gulf water to swim in. Fishing off the jetty. Plenty of dining options around.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice, quiet, clear water, white sands. South Beach is my favorite place in all Marco Island. Public Parking is 3 min walk from the beach. I highly recommend it.

Thank laminionfan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently spent a week on Marco. Home we rented was 6 minutes from this beach. Every morning after breakfast, we headed over to the beach for a few ours of relaxation and sun. What a wonderful experience. Sand is like baby powder. All kinds of...More

1  Thank SoxfanCT63
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Should really have another way to get onto the beach that doesn't involve looking for a parking spot more than a mile away or paying an nonsense amount to park and then still walk up to a half mile. The beach is very pretty though.

Thank heathertrainsdogs
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is one of the best beaches on the Island. One problem you may face is a nice spot. Most people will send someone early (6-7am) to grab a spot then go "home" for breakfast and come when y'all ready. The beach is VERY safe!...More

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 15 June 2017

After parking off Collier Blvd. The access across the street is very close. The beach has white powder sand sand gorgeous sunsets. You can enjoy lunch or dinner at Apollo on the beach.

Thank Bernadette1352
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ventured to Marco Island to do a little exploring of a Monday morning. There is a parking lot across the boulevard that is $8 for all-day. The beach is beautiful and has white sugary sand, shells, and rocky areas. We saw...More

Thank Jaime M
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great place to look for shells. Bring an umbrella and chairs, no rentals available. Parking lot fills up early.

Thank lelgin69
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Chantal D
19 July 2017|
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Response from Matyas L | Reviewed this property |
Spring time is great, warm waters and not too hot yet. Just avoid spring break with its hordes of tourists.
John S
25 April 2017|
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Response from _MsBrendaGale | Reviewed this property |
Nearby hotels.....I was staying at the Marriott, so it was convenient for me to venture in there or at nearby restaurants on the beach.