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Founders Park

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Address: 87000 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3110
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+1 305-434-8984

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Nice park

Beautiful and quiet beach,pet friendly.Has pool and gym.Convenient parking.Dog park.We had a great time!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Isabel B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful and quiet beach,pet friendly.Has pool and gym.Convenient parking.Dog park.We had a great time!

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Thank Isabel B
Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park has EVERYTHING! This park has water access to drop your boat or paddle board, there is also a pool and water play area and playground .. the kids will love it!!

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New Lenox, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great clean beach. with sand! you can launch kayaks at the beach or snorkle from the beach. very clean. they offer yoga in the morning. baseball fields and playground also.

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1 Thank Cindy M
Alexandria, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here after a disappointing trip down to Anne's Beach. Anne's Beach was free to enter thankfully. Founders Park was $26 total for two adults and two teens. I think it's free if you're staying at a hotel in Islamorada (we're staying in Tavernier). It's a pretty beach with playground and shade but you must bring water shoes. There... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

we went to the park in dec. for the christmas bazzar and the snow storm,the kids were having fun on the trucked in snow , the food was ok and the crafts were plentiful. talked to a kid who told me the fishing at the park was good.

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Thank Bill M
Rutland, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Walked around a couple mornings, nice place to start your day. Many things to do if you want to pay a little if you are not local.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We went here on a dull morning for something to do, and we were glad we did. The park is lovely. Lots of areas for school kids to play sports and the like. But the little beach is fab. Really quiet spot, very few people and it was actually really sunny here. If you are on a day trip, here... More 

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Thank Orla B
Pittsburgh, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Great little spot to spend the afternoon sitting at the beach enjoying the sunshine. Wish we would have gone earlier or taking bathing suits to swim but it was an enjoyable afternoon.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Did a day trip to the keys. Went to the pool and beach. Great way to spend the time in the Keys without getting a hotel room.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

we got married there 3 years ago......nice beach area to wed in casual attire....great place for pictures

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