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Sylvan Beach Park

576 Bayshore Dr, Harris County Precinct 2 Parks, La Porte, TX 77571-6400
+1 713-274-2070
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Artificial beach!

Two nice sandy braches formed of trucked in sand. Big car park, free boat slip, childrens... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
rod964
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Harris County's confusion - Decades back the pavilion offer show and exciting dancing, then a park; bulk heads to preven

Today a decent little park. The 'beaches' are small compared to others in the area. There are now 2... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Randall S
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La Porte, Texas
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
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“fishing pier” (23 reviews)
“bait shop” (10 reviews)
“bbq grills” (5 reviews)
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576 Bayshore Dr, Harris County Precinct 2 Parks, La Porte, TX 77571-6400
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+1 713-274-2070
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Two nice sandy braches formed of trucked in sand. Big car park, free boat slip, childrens playground, bbq pits amd shelters. Public restroom but no coffee shop! Bait store.

Thank rod964
Reviewed 1 week ago

Today a decent little park. The 'beaches' are small compared to others in the area. There are now 2 brick enclosed bathroom areas. One near the entrance to this park area and the other near the bait stand near the fishing pier. This fishing pier...More

Thank Randall S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to bring the family and spend the day. You can bbq while the kids can either play on the playground or refresh themselves in the water.

Thank Arleny M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my grandbabies to this park. They are 6 & 2 years old. The loved to swing and climb on the playground. My only complaint is, unless we get there early; the older kids take over. Park is always crowded in the afternoon and...More

Thank SusanB66
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I was visiting Houston with my family and my son wanted to go to the beach while we were there. I planned to go to Galveston and spend the day at a beach there. However, as luck should have it, we were being chased down...More

2  Thank erinsman
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My daughter wanted a beach experience without driving all the way to Galveston. I told her La Porte has a beach and its called Sylvan Beach Park. Has a fishing pier, picnic tables, area for the little kids to play in, BBQ pits and of...More

2  Thank worldtravelsavy
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I took my family there for the first time,and I was really surprised! The beach itself is safe because they have markers on how far you can go out,plus Harris County Officers are all around to keep the bad element away. There is a skate...More

1  Thank ogtripleog
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This was a nice little place to visit, but if you want to go onto the pier, you will have to go the the store and pay to get on the pier. We did not.

Thank Herschel A
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

First time going there, it's a nice little park you could have a nice family gathering there if you wanted. Only bad thing is you have to pay to walk out on the pier even if your not fishing ( could be a good thing...More

Thank Justin V
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Great beach stop while on road trip. Relaxing except for the guys who ignored the rules about loud speakers. But they were nice enough to turn down their music to a low level anytime I took a backwards glance. Not very many people here. Very...More

Thank KarynBrownlee
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Sandra S
10 May 2017|
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Response from YepezVineyard | Reviewed this property |
You could possibly use them on a calm day, but not advised. It is the thoroughfare for ships (Houston Ship Channel) and can get tricky if you don't know the area.
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Christie L
5 May 2017|
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Response from LaPorteWillie | Reviewed this property |
Should have added, the picnic tables are first come first served.
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Larry W
10 April 2017|
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Response from lateap | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can
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