Matheson Hammock Park, Coral Gables

Get away from the city hustle and bustle at Matheson Hammock Park, a spacious green area known for its artificial atoll pool. Established in 1930, the 255 hectare (630 acre) urban park remains an ideal spot for swimming, family picnics, or a relaxing walk among tropical trees. Have a barbecue, try your hand at windsurfing, or go fishing and enjoy scenic waterside views. Amenities include restaurants, picnic pavilions, and a boating school. Use our Coral Gables tour itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Matheson Hammock Park and other attractions in Coral Gables.
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  • Stay in Coral Gables. You enter the large park, about reservoir walks a path of native forest to the location of the Lake, is a circular artificial lake, whose water is renewed according to the tides, surrounded by Palm trees with tables where you can picnic. Has restrooms, showers, restaurant. You can do water sports, since it is on the shores of Biscayne Bay. Pay $5 and $7 weekend and holidays-by car. It's worth just to meet and take beautiful pictures.
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  • As a child I used to visit there all the time and have great memories. Now they have removed many of the picnic shelters in the entrance and the beach area is completely run down. It’s a shame the cou...  more »
  • I found this very beautiful place! A sunset that worth to see! It's a wonder!! A great place!!!!
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