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Kice Island and Cape Romano

South of Marco, on the Gulf, only by boat, Marco Island, FL
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Read up on these amazing dome houses before you see them to fully appreciate what happed here over... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marijo W
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Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Fun and amazing place to visit!

The dome houses are an amazing piece of history. I have been here twice and done some research... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Pam D
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Columbus, OH
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South of Marco, on the Gulf, only by boat, Marco Island, FL
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Read up on these amazing dome houses before you see them to fully appreciate what happed here over the years from hurricane's, high winds, and high tides. They are getting close to going away, so don't put it off. Hurricane IRMA damager a few of...More

Thank Marijo W
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The dome houses are an amazing piece of history. I have been here twice and done some research online and its just a fascinating story of the house and what has happened to them. The second time I saw them was with a local person...More

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Without our tour guide, we wouldn't have know the history of the site. The downside is you can only get close via boat.

Thank Scrapmasta
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This is not an attraction. As you can see from the picture these huts are ready to fall into the water. You can't go inside, walk around or use the island. I always pass this spot on the way out to go fishing; I chuckle...More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My family & I rented a boat to take a day trip to the Ice Island/Cape Romano area. Beautiful site to see, easy boat trip with chart (lots of shallow spots!). Easy to pull ashore on sand or anchor for a swim, picnic or walk...More

Thank Billie C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We had "Off the hook adventures" sail us down to see this historic home, that is now in the Gulf of Mexico. Do yourself a favor and research the history of the Dome Home on Cape Romano. It is a very interesting story, and being...More

Thank Xldrive
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The structure shown sitting in the Gulf at the south end of the island and only be seen from the water... jet ski or boat. at one time it was on land, but tides and hurricanes changed it's use. Interesting to see but not high...More

Thank daveruopp37
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Best visited by power boat, although a fit person could reach it from Marco Island by kayak. In the heart of the 10,000 islands, some of the best fishing & kayaking in the world. For kids, the geodesic dome ruins are one of a kind,...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

These unique structures are slowly succumbing to the Gulf... google the Coastal Breeze article on it. Be careful of getting too close due to underwater pilings that are hidden at high tide.

Thank watergirl34145
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We took a jet ski excursion to Cape Romano and found the site to be very interesting. Hard to imagine it was originally on land and also hard to imagine people living in those structures they way they present now. It was fun to hear...More

Thank Sharon G
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