The best camping near Long Key State Park

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Unwind on the secluded beaches of this tranquil coastal haven in the Florida Keys.  

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Islandmorada Water Retreat

1 site · RV1 acre · Tavernier, FL
Quiet parcel connected to a private home, 45 yards from the Atlantic Ocean and boat ramp access available. This location perfect for paddle boarding, swimming and fishing. Beach and play water area at that beach park. Shaded areas for sitting. Can accommodate up to a 38 foot trailer and undercover parking for vehicles. Commercial Gas grill available for use as well No sewer connection but there is water connection on site- 110 power would be included.
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Little Palm By The Sea

1 site · RV1 acre · Cudjoe Key, FL
We are located on Kemp Channel, one of the most accessible boating channels to both the beautiful back country as well as a quick ten-minute run to the open Atlantic and it’s Coral Reefs. Looe Key National Marine Sanctuary is a nearby must for snorkeling and diving in the crystal blue Atlantic. On the gulf side, Cudjoe Key offers the Great White Heron National Wildlife Refuge… A kayak or small boat paradise.Beautiful landscaped waterfront site in Venture Out Cudjoe Key Florida, 25 miles to Key West.  The site includes a concrete picnic table, boat slip and a swim ladder.  Venture Out is a gated community with 24 hr. security on the shores of Cudjoe Key. The amenities include a marina, ship store, fuel, playground, heated pool and spa, ocean swimming area, ocean front beach area, pickleball, tennis, bocce, outdoor pavillion, activity center, laundry facilities and showers, tons of activities...Bring your boat, jetski, scuba gear, snorkels, kayaks, paddle boards, bikes and fishing poles for a camping trip of a life time. Seasonal, Weekly and Monthly Pricing Available. Lobster season 7/24- 8/14 
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Gate to the Keys

3 sites · RVs2 acres · Homestead, FL
Beautiful property with lots of tropical fruits trees at Redlands, Florida. Sit back, relax take a break before you drive south to enjoy the Florida Keys. We have tropical fruits like Banana, Lychee, Mangos, avocado and many other exotic species around the property! Very close to the most famous fruit stand of Florida “Robert is here” place try the most delicious smoothies, milkshakes, and fresh produce! There are plenty of popular places to visit around the campsite, from shoppings to National parks: Schnebly Redland’s Winery and Brewery Everglades Alligator Farm Everglades National Park Biscayne National Park Homestead Bayside Park John Pennekamp State Park Key Largo Florida Keys Outlet Mall Enjoy the Florida outdoors lifestyle and I hope you enjoy your stay !!
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Floating Campground Private Island

3 sites · Tents10 acres · Big Coppitt Key, FL
MUST READ!!!!!! This is one of the most unique camping opportunities you will ever experience! Welcome to our 10 acre private island only 10 miles from Key West! *You must paddle or boat to the island. At night, camp out under the beautiful Caribbean Stars! And by day, swim, snorkel, fish, paddle or just enjoy the only Caribbean like place in the U.S.! You will have access to 10 plus acres with a beach and sandbar area, tidal flats, mangrove forest and everything the Florida Keys is famous for! *Pricing is for use of the Island only! Tents, gear, kayaks, paddleboards are not provided unless you rent them from us. The island is a coral island with tidal flats and thick mangrove trees and brush. It is a harsh environment but beautiful! Check-in is between 1pm and 3pm unless you work out different times with us. Also, we want to make sure you know what you're getting into. This is not easy camping, it's more adventurous camping. It's a beautiful environment but can be harsh. If exploring you will may need to trek through tidal water, salt flats and real thick mangroves. Please let us know if you have any questions before booking. With all that said... The best experience is to rent one of our floating tents! See photos in listing. We rent everything you need! Kayaks or Paddleboard: $75/day Floating Tent: $150/day Floating Platform: $75/day Full camping kits with everything you need! Just Fly and Float! Prices vary depending on needs. If you have your own gear... We can still provide linens like sheets, camp pillows and sleeping bags for $25 If you have your own vessel - there is a 1 time $40 launch fee.
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Bayside beach, fishing and camping

2 sites · RVs2 acres · Key Largo, FL
Circa 1954 an old fishing camp unforgettable memories the way the keys used to be the good old times and memories fortunately I still preserve some of that nostalgic era , however, it’s changed for better or for worst .. but still hold the same charm.. I’m fortunate to manage it and continue with the same old traditions. We are excited to have you learn more about our beautiful Bayside Beach Kamp and sunsets in Key Largo, Florida, at mile marker 106. Located just 1 hour from Miami, and 2 hours from Key West, you will find the amazing beautiful Florida Keys within your reach. Situated on the Florida Bay you will quickly come to appreciate and enjoy the incredible beauty that surrounds you at Bayside Beach Kamp and Sunsets As our guest, you will enjoy beautiful amenities, a private sandy beach fishing pier and kayak rentals great trails to cruise along the shoreline, direct access to the Florida Bay, the Gulf of Mexico, and a short ride away from the Atlantic Ocean. Thanks to year-round sunny skies, makes for an amazing weekend escape, holiday vacation getaway or seasonal extended stay. While nature may have provided the perfect sunsets and fishing adventures it makes it possible for you to enjoy it from your own coach. back-up partially shaded sites. Captain. Jack
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Peck’s Piece Of Paradise

1 site · RV1 acre · Cudjoe Key, FL
Due to the popularity of this RV lot, this property is presently booked November thru March each year. Any other dates are available for booking on a first-come basis. Brand new concrete pad as of March 2023! Canal front 35' Dockage on this property at your back door for your boat! Quick Ocean Access with Open Water Views! This canal front RV lot offers 35' concrete seawall equipped with two cleats, swim ladder and fish cleaning table with lovely water views and quick access to the ocean or gulf! Features concrete pad with water, sewer and electric to include 110, 30 and 50 amp service. Max RV and transportation vehicle cannot exceed 60 feet. Cable and wifi is not provided however, Wi-Fi is available in the post office common area on the property. Two Pets Are Allowed, Must Comply With Venture Out Pet Rules and Regulations. Check out time is 10am. Since we have this site listed on multiple booking platforms, All requests must be approved so not to double book the property. We are very quick to about approving your booking so don’t worry SECURITY DEPOSIT REQUIRED, 7 DAY MINIMUM LOBSTER SEASON, FREE WIFI IN THE REC HALL, WE RECOMMEND YOU BRING YOUR SATELLITE DISH, OVERFLOW PARKING ADDITIONAL FEE 14 DAYS MAX, VO REGISTRATION FEE $125- DUE UPON ARRIVAL CASH OR CREDIT CARD ONLY PAID DIRECTLY TO VENTURE OUT WHEN YOU ARRIVE. ****VEHICLE MAY NOT HANG INTO STREET- GUEST MUST VERIFY PRIOR TO RESERVING**** PLEASE NOTE, TO ALSO INCLUDE THE LENGTH OF YOUR RV AND VEHICLE TO ENSURE THEY WILL BOTH FIT ON THE LOT WITHIN THE SETBACK'S**** PLEASE REVIEW RV RULES AND SETBACK INFORMATION PROVIDED AT www.waterfrontkeys.com
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The best camping near Long Key State Park guide

Overview

About

Long Key State Park is a lush, 965-acre slice of paradise located only 30 minutes south of Islamorada. Discover the park's tranquil beaches, where you take leisurely strolls along the coastline, collect seashells, and swim in crystal-clear turquoise waters. Explore the park's two nature trails or paddle along a canoe trail through a saltwater tidal lagoon. Gaze up at the stars after dark, and then wake up to magnificent sunrises at beachfront campsites. Whether you’re looking for relaxation on sandy shores or simply want to observe vibrant marine life, this park offers a peaceful coastal experience for everyone.

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Tips for snagging a campsite

  1. You can reserve the park's 60 campsites in advance via the Florida State Parks website. Reservations are available all year-round.
  2. Florida residents can make campsite reservations 11 months in advance, while non-residents can make reservations 10 months in advance.
  3. All campsites have waterfront access, making Long Key State Park one of Florida’s most popular places to camp. Due to the park's popularity, campsites tend to fill up quickly, especially during peak seasons and holidays, so book as early as possible.

When to go

Long Key State Park welcomes visitors year-round. The winter months offer mild temperatures and fewer crowds, making it an excellent time to enjoy the park's tranquility. Consider visiting during the spring and summer months if you prefer warmer weather, but be prepared for hurricane season, which typically spans from June to November, and plan accordingly.

Know before you go

  • Long Key State Park is located in the Florida Keys, 70 miles from Key West.
  • Admission fees for the park, camping fees, and equipment rentals apply.
  • The park offers hike-in, tent-only campsites equipped with picnic tables, grills, and hammock stands. However, there are no electric or water hookups. Campers have access to restrooms with cold outdoor showers.
  • The park is open for day use from 8am to sunset year-round and provides amenities such as restrooms, picnic areas, and a boat ramp for easy access to the water.

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