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Smyrna Dunes Park

Peninsula Avenue, New Smyrna Beach, FL
+1 386-424-2935
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had a dog gone good time

They are rebuilding the wooden pathway so its a little further walk to the water than normal but... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Kudos to the forward- thinking park planners

This park occupies the entire tip of the peninsula and is a jewel saved by whoever had the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cere C
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“dog beach” (37 reviews)
Peninsula Avenue, New Smyrna Beach, FL
+1 386-424-2935
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Reviewed 5 days ago

They are rebuilding the wooden pathway so its a little further walk to the water than normal but very doable and as usual the dogs love it . jt

Thank jdogone
Reviewed 6 days ago

This park occupies the entire tip of the peninsula and is a jewel saved by whoever had the foresight to save it. It's a gorgeous, natural seaside park with a fantastic boardwalk and pristine beaches. I was thinking just how awful it would have been...More

Thank Cere C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Compared to the "regular" beach with all the cars driving around and people going crazy, we were looking for a quiet and relaxed alternative in NSB! We found it here at the northern end of the Smyrna Dunes Park! The entrance is 10$ and worth...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone said what a wonderful place this was for dogs so we went. It's $10 day or $20 for an annal pass. We asked for the pass and was told we couldn't get it unless we were from Florida. Since we are, she agreed to...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking here at sunrise is an unbelievable experience. Along with the most beautiful sunrises, you can meet vacationers from Canada, Europe, Australia, South America walking their dogs, bicycling and surfing. The park is undergoing a major renovation and there is a lot of construction activity...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Smyrna Dunes Park is a wide open and dog-friendly beach. The sand is clean and the park is almost never crowded. There is plenty of space for kids to play, SUP, and have your pup play alongside. Watch the currents in the inlet, but fine...More

Thank MLoy23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little stretch of beach for the family, and Pet friendly. Close to Ponce lighthouse and jetti for fishing.

Thank william c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of only two dog friendly beaches in the area and it's nice. The area is clean and the beaches are great. Also if you like Florida nature you will get all you can handle with the beaches and walking trails in this...More

Thank Utjk2006
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beach park area isn't too crowded. It makes for a very stroll at sunset. We noticed that it's fairly family-friendly as well.

Thank Rina R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very quiet area. Not many people. Something that's away from the beaten path. We went for a few hours and had to leave because of rain and storms

Thank Tlewis2015
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14 March 2017|
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Response from ShSheryl | Reviewed this property |
Don't think you can use it. But, after 5 p.m. the park is free. If you are staying for more than 2 days and want to go with the dogs during the day. Buy the pass. You can go in and out of the park as many times during the... More
3 February 2017|
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Response from pyramoon | Reviewed this property |
there is a parking fee that helps to maintain the park. we walked in, which is free.......
31 January 2017|
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Response from raineesaid | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, the boardwalk is not continuous. There is a short stretch between the doggie beach boardwalk and the boardwalk from the parking lot that crosses the sandy foot path. A distance, I'd guess, of 25-30 feet.