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This is a memory that I will have forever. It's an awesome experience to add to your vacation, I... read more

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Debbie M
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Dade City, Florida
Boardwalk

Nice board walk for walking, shopping and for restaurants. Clean and safe, easy to get around... read more

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David F
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Muskogee, United States
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This three-mile concrete promenade is always busy with bicyclists, strollers, diners and people-watchers. During the summer, three oceanfront stages offer nightly entertainment.
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Reviewed today

This is a memory that I will have forever. It's an awesome experience to add to your vacation, I was in VA for my cousins wedding. I arrived a couple of day early so that I could explore.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 2 days ago

The actual walk itself is very good. Adjacent bike path is convenient for visitors. Local authorities, however, do not enforce the rules of no bikes on the boardwalk and no pedestrians on the bike path. Also, the vendors are in the way/path of both. Vendors...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 510ROBERTC510
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice board walk for walking, shopping and for restaurants. Clean and safe, easy to get around. Beach is beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place to visit during the holiday season. The Merry Mile light show is unbeatable!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kcarhun
Reviewed 1 week ago

The boardwalk is very nice. You can rent bikes or tandum bikes for couples. many places to eat along the boardwalk. The ocean is near and you can go horseback ridding on the beach sand.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank cwatson747
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately I have only been in VA beach off season, so have not seen it in when everything is open, but what I have seen isn’t worth it unless you like a lot of typical beach stuff. Lovely beach, but not impressed with the boardwalk...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cag0916
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came for a holiday getaway and to enjoy the lights of the merry mile. It was very festive and helped us get in the holiday spirit. The lights were beautiful the traffic was handled very well. I would recommend this to anyone as a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cindyt414
Reviewed 1 week ago

Needed to visit Virginia Beach for some family business and decided to check out the boardwalk. The day we were there it ended up being cold and rainy, so our visit was very short. The area is your typical beach scene. Hotels, t-shirt shops, bars,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HootieToo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

$10 to drive the mile + of Christmas lights along the boardwalk. The displays range from good to amazing. The entrance to the line is marked well, the line to the entrance moves quickly. The exit is close to several ice cream shops for a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stewfoot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s amazing everyone needs to be able to see this. Nice to see the ocean with all the lights. Nice to see the ocean with all the lights. You can walk or drive

Date of experience: December 2018
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kobusek
November 17, 2018|
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Response from Sue S | Reviewed this property |
I think it is very pleasant at Christmas, not in full swing like the summer and prob for a more mature/family type crowd. The weather can be surprising in either direction. I would def take a full winter coat and if water... More
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September 24, 2018|
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Response from adammC506OL | Reviewed this property |
I ate ate YNot, an Italian place that had a nice patio and a family had their dog. They even opened the patio for them. I was only there one night but saw lots of patios and lots of people with dogs....
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September 24, 2018|
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Response from Bob O | Reviewed this property |
Very! We saw tons of cute dogs.
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