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Bowditch Point Park

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Beautiful Bowditch

After reading other reviews of Bowditch Point Park, we decided to take a visit and were not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Beautiful beach with excellent facilities. Water is clean no red tide!

Beautiful beach at the north end of Fort Myers Beach. Quiet and peaceful. Great place to relax and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Burlington, Canada
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“estero island”(40 reviews)
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50 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2055
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All reviews watch the boats gopher tortoises estero island the north end quiet end picnic area nice facilities rest rooms nature walk per hour ft myers beach nice beach clean restrooms snack bar concession stand public beach low tide
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading other reviews of Bowditch Point Park, we decided to take a visit and were not disappointed. The area was very quiet when we visited, and although parking is limited we managed to find a space, however when we left the car park was...More

Thank TheSimpsons
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach at the north end of Fort Myers Beach. Quiet and peaceful. Great place to relax and bird watch, read a book or enjoy the scenery. Clean bathroom facilities available.

Thank canepalmbeach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family visited here hoping to see the turtles but we were unlucky at the time. Will try again another day. There were some other pretty cool sightings though. As always the lizards were everywhere. We also saw quite a few pelicans and a huge...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park is off the bridge and turn right and go to the end of the road. It is nice to take a walk or watch the sunset. It is not far from the time square area where there is a lot of shops and...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We grabbed our coffee and started each morning with a stroll through this park.Nice way to start each day! One of the great memories we have from our vacation! Nice sunrises and sunsets each day! Finally spotted the gopher tortoise!

Thank Deb K
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful park with unspoiled beach. Not crowded, no venders or lounges. Bring a picnic lunch and chairs sit and enjoy the waves rolling in. Nice changing facilities. Clean and updated.

Thank Navigate33698
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Fun, quiet, and a beautiful view of the sunset. A perfect place to start your daily walk on the beach.

Thank Karl S
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Something for everyone young to old. Beutiful sunsets Great park Beutiful views lot of friendly people Great places to eat nearby

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Truly lovely state park at the northern end of Estero Island. Parking, bus service and boat dockage all available. Spend time in the shade, or on the GOM beach, or beach combing around the tip at Bowditch Point. Nice clean bathroom facilities in a central...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Nice quaint beach with the basics and good parking. More locals come to this beach but lovely sand and water and close to local food and hotels

Thank Natalie D
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6 October 2018|
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Response from Deb K | Reviewed this property |
Happily, we swam and snorkeled everyday of our vacation on Fort Myers Beach..No sign of red tide when we were there last week in September..We took many day trips to explore...Big Cypress..Barefoot Beach ..Sanibel..and all... More
Judy W
16 July 2018|
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Response from Susan W | Reviewed this property |
Yes there was a fee to park
Gina F
7 February 2018|
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Response from 00vette48306 | Reviewed this property |
As mentioned, just for parking. however the lot is very small. You might be better catching the trolley that comes in from several points in Fort Myers Beach. It seems to be roomy enough to carry all your great beach... More