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The best beach in the island!

We always go to Bean point, the water is beautiful and it is so peaceful here. Totally family... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yenny S
Crystal Views.....Gulf of Mexico

Absolutely beautiful....water is crystal clear for most parts. Sea mammals, fish, turtles, birds... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Carol M
New Port Richey, Florida
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“beautiful beach” (55 reviews)
“white sand” (30 reviews)
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Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We always go to Bean point, the water is beautiful and it is so peaceful here. Totally family oriented and a great place to admire sunsets. This is definitely what a relaxing time means to me, a nice time in this beach relaxing. What a...More

Thank Yenny S
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Absolutely beautiful....water is crystal clear for most parts. Sea mammals, fish, turtles, birds. Worth spending day

1  Thank Carol M
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Clearwater for the week and spent the time traveling down the Gulf Coast visiting different beaches. We wanted to check out Anna Maria Island and someone recommended Bean Point. We did have a hard time finding parking as it is a...More

3  Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Bean point is so pretty! The water is so clear! It's a nice place to go to to relax and the sunsets are amazing!

Thank chelle8690
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I almost hesitate to write this review. This beach is off the beaten path which makes it even better. Perfect sand, minimal waves, incredible dolphin/manatee spotting. The only downside is the walk from the off-street parking. It's such a wide beach that it's a surprising...More

Thank Tim A
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful unspoilt spot on the top of Anna Maria Island- park at Rod n Reel Pier and enjoy the 500 yard walk along the beach!

Thank PACliffe
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This place is amazing. Not very crowded, especially in the morning and evening, and mother nature makes takes the stage. It's a great walk, and there is really good fishing and shelling. I wouldn't suggest swimming because the current is very strong, but just wading...More

Thank Micah L
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful quiet beach area. Not far to get to. So wonderful, do take the time to visit. Unspoilt beach area.

Thank ems2020
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I checked out several beaches on Anna Maria Island and this was my favorite. It was wide, soft sand, natural and beautiful views. I had to park a long ways away and walk to down to the beach but it was worth it. Be prepared,...More

Thank Janna64
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing beach with beautiful natural surroundings. Definitely my favorite so far. Traveled all over the world and this is my top beach.

1  Thank Kim A
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17 October 2017|
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Response from Tim A | Reviewed this property |
Look for the intersection of North shore drive and north bay blvd. when you're driving in this area look for beach access (there are a few good ones) and park along the street there. Tires off the pavement, parking... More
26 June 2017|
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Response from Xante | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not a snorkelling area! The currents are very powerful as it is at the confluence of Tampa Bay and the Gulf. You only have to take one look at the water to see how strong the current is.
Phyllis S
21 May 2017|
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Response from Doug S | Reviewed this property |
Probably the north end of the island .