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Andy Bowie Park

7300 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7712
+1 956-761-3704
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Restroom Hours!

The website states that the park is open til 8pm on Sunday's. I watched as the older couple... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Valley Ritual

There is no better beach along the Texas Coast than South Padre Island, NOT North Padre Island by... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Brownsville, Texas
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Hikers and bird watchers will love the park's Laguna Madre Nature Trail, while windsurfers head for the bay side. The park also has playgrounds and picnic pavilions.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible1%
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7300 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7712
+1 956-761-3704
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The website states that the park is open til 8pm on Sunday's. I watched as the older couple cleaning the restrooms ran people out. Literally! The old guy yelled at a lady and said " lady, you need to get out so we can clean!...More

Thank I35Gringo
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

There is no better beach along the Texas Coast than South Padre Island, NOT North Padre Island by Corpus Christi. There is a lot of choices, if you get a hotel room, visit Isla Blanca, or beach side bars, you have choices. But visiting Andy...More

Thank hpresas
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Love this beach. Shallow waters for at least 100 yards out. My three year old was able to easily play in the water without too much trouble. Very clean and has showers at entrance.

Thank Cara A
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Decorated german house dj makes a surprise appearance for Global Groove's local Sundown Sessions and had the residents of the rgv a delightful taste of some good ol' fashion balearic vibes to sunny south padre. The area was very well rearranged for this thus having...More

1  Thank David A
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We are winter Texans who stayed in Andie Bowie park from December 2016 - April 20 17. If you're looking for lots of amenities this is not the place for you. It's an asphalt parking lot with FHU. There is one shower for men and...More

2  Thank sandrajNiagaraFalls
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I love Andy Bowie Park...there is so much to see and do!! Remember the wind is always blowing, so be prepared for that!!

Thank ColemanRanch
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

$10 fee. Parking lot and short walk through dunes to the beach. Big beach. Clean. Water much prettier than Corpus Christi and Galveston. Not many beach goers this time of year. Older people and some dog walkers.

Thank sjfulton4
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Get away from some of the crowd by heading to Andy Bowie Park - our Cameron County pass ($12.50/month for veterans or $25/month otherwise). Restrooms and nice uncrowded beaches were great!

2  Thank JSI2802
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Water was great, waves were good. Not crowded and clean ! Good surf fishing too. Shelling was good, firm sand for walking.

Thank jamanderson01
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I was only on the island for one rainy stormy afternoon. I thought I should at least check out the beach. Parking is $10 and the park has full facilities. I'll be back when the weather is nicer. There were literally a ton of dead...More

Thank TaylorPettit
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5 August 2017|
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Response from hpresas | Reviewed this property |
if you go past andy bowie, you will go to the beach access entrances 12$ to get in, primitive camping