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Homestead, Florida

The Boardwalk RV Resort

Homestead, Florida



Homestead, Florida
Phone: (305) 248-2487

Sites: 145
Recent Rate: $40 3/2015

Latitude: 25.470743
Longitude: -80.46897

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites no
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping no
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) yes
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets no
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station no
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available no
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available no
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts no
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter yes
  • RV Wash RV Wash no
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral no
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip no
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking yes
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee WiFi Fee 0.00
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service ?
  • Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup no
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem no
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) 0
  • Pool Access Pool Access yes
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area no
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store ?
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Business Center Business Center no
  • Group Camping Group Camping no
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms no
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen yes
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities yes
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services yes
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) no
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room no
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities yes
  • Beach Access Beach Access no
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp no
  • Marina Marina no
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals no
  • Fishing Fishing no
  • Golfing Golfing no
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) no
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals no
  • Hiking Hiking no
  • Spa Spa no
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit yes
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball yes
  • Sports Field Sports Field no
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games no
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment no
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre no
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf no
  • Billiards Billiards yes
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong no
  • Lake Lake no
  • Pond Pond no
  • River River no
  • Creek Creek no
  • Ocean Ocean no
  • Water Park Water Park no
  • Casino Casino no

Review Details

Ratings overview

19 Reviews

These reviews are the opinion of an RVParkReviews’ member and not the views of RVParkReviews.com

mountainfan

Review Count: 16
States Visited: 9
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

The facilities were rundown and the roads were very narrow. The pool and laundry were dirty. They had nice landscaping with bushes and trees between the sites. Many of permanent trailers were very rundown and in need of repair. It is called a resort but it is actually a trailer park with a few RV spots. It was nice to have your garbage picked up each day at your site. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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Michael47

Review Count: 99
States Visited: 35
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: April, 2014 - $21.00
Overall Rating:      

PPA Rate $21.00. If arriving after 5PM, make sure you get the gate code when you make your reservation. The CG is mostly mobile units. The park is for the most part clean and quite except for the road noise to the rear of the property. Our site in the 900's was not level and really not suited for a 40. Many low hanging branches, especially backing into our site. Good for an overnight stay. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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gsgroff

Review Count: 10
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: January, 2014 - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

We very much liked our tree-shaded site on grass with a concrete patio. This is a mature, friendly park, with a lot of diversity, permanent and long time residents; as well as transients such as ourselves. It was quiet. The price was excellent for the location and amenities. Wi-Fi was sketchy during waking hours. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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keydet

Review Count: 5
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: November, 2013 - $22.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice park, but VERY narrow streets that make backing in very difficult. Streets are all paved which is nice. Gated so that security is good. Good wifi. Extremely nice and helpful staff. We would stay here again. Price cited reflects Passport America rate. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

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Linda & George

Review Count: 40
States Visited: 15
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: February, 2013 - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

The park is in need of care. The sites are small and hard to get into. There are a lot of permanent residents and the snow birds are not welcoming to strangers. The park has over 150 stray cats wondering around and if you like to listen to cats fighting at night, this is the place for you. Homestead itself is a very nice place and is close to a lot of attractions and a short drive to Key Largo and Everglades National park. We could only get 1 TV as cable has to be purchased for one month. We would check the other RV parks in the area prior to booking again. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

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User1608

Review Count: 54
States Visited: 26
Helpful Reviews: 2

Date of Stay: February, 2013 - $40.00
Overall Rating:      

Needs work. Sites are small and lots of cats around. Many permanent sites and the residents are not friendly. The pool and pool furniture needs cleaning. No cable or Wi-Fi. It is close the the Everglades and Key Largo. Will not stay there again. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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rvreviews

Review Count: 23
States Visited: 10
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: April, 2012 - $20.00
Overall Rating:      

This park is an overrated "trailer park" with many "live ins" beyond winter. Stray cats running around everywhere, kids running around in streets and through sites. Sewer hookup was at least 8" off the ground making walking the hose necessary to drain. Getting into the site was tight in a 39' RV - had to have one person move their truck from in front of their trailer (permanent). Very disappointed in the park and the area was not very good either. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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pumper9x9

Review Count: 131
States Visited: 34
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: March, 2012 - $41.00
Overall Rating:      

As mentioned earlier this is a manufactured home park with some spaces for RV's. This is a large park that is kept clean and neat. The cable TV and Wi-Fi you have to pay extra for. Where we were, the Wi-Fi signal was very weak. Verizon MiFi works fine. Getting into our site was tight but there was plenty of room once we were in. I would recommend this place as a base to explore the everglades and maybe a few of the older attractions around the area. The place is safe, generally clean, and adequate. This is urban RV camping. If I come to the area again I will try to plan ahead so we don't have to stay here again, but if you get shut out at other sites, this works fine. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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Recession Road RV

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: March, 2012 - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

There is only a few positive things I can say about this place. The manager was very helpful staying after his shift was over, to park us. It is also a gateway to the Everglades and Keys. Other than these, it was one of the worst weeks of my life, and a living hell. We were edged up 10' from a major noisy road. I was a stranger in a French Canadian community that seemed over-powered by rudeness and arrogance. The motorcycle rule (not to ride them in or out) was not enforced. The restroom cleanliness was mediocre at best. There was trash lining the streets. I did, however find the multitudes of feral cats running around endearing. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Travel Trailer.

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wzfulton

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: November, 2011 - $35.00
Overall Rating:      

This park is a Trailer Park/RV Park so you can be right across from a permanent resident in a Mobile Home. The office personal were very helpful & informative. The park is very clean and well maintained. They have a nice pool area, shuffle board area right by the laundry room which operates not with coins, but with a card that must be picked up in the office and then filled outside the office, much like a cash card. 2 issues of concern: You must drive through many mobile homes to get to the RV section which can be disconcerting at night if you are a late arrival and need to find your spot without assistance. They DO have a FERAL cat community which they have worked with the SPCA on, but we did walk outside in the morning and find cats on our picnic table. The manager addressed the situation by thoroughly explaining that it was the most humane way to handle the cat problem in their area. You'll need to decide if this is a big problem for you personally. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Fifth Wheel.

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Rick & Carol

Review Count: 31
States Visited: 11
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2011 - $17.00
Overall Rating:      

The park is older with a lot of permanent residents. It was clean and quiet. We called a month in advance to reserve a site and were given a confirmation. We arrived on Sunday as planned. As we pulled down the road to the campground we noticed that it was "gated" access. We were not given an access code. We had no way into the park. We had to park our coach and attached toad in a closed restaurant about a block away and walk back to the gate. A resident was entering and gave us the gate code. After walking back to our coach we drove back to the entrance, entered the code and proceeded to the registration office. The office was closed. Luckily, a campground employee lived on site and happened to see us. He directed us to a site for the night. We left the next morning around 8:00 a.m., we stopped by the office to pay for the site. Again, there was no one there. We called later in the day and gave the desk person our credit card information. Nice campground, poor office help. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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SilverBear

Review Count: 220
States Visited: 41
Helpful Reviews: 6

Date of Stay: May, 2011 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a Mobile Home community with RV sites in select areas. We stopped here via PPA. The RV Manager is very friendly and helpful. The Mobile Home residents are less than friendly. The children in the park run hither and yon with no regard or respect of privacy. I had my rig set up with awning out and sunscreen in place and the kids were running under my awning, across my site from one mobile home behind to another across the street. There were as many as 6 or 7 at times, running back and forth. Based on advice from the RV Manager, I kept my bicycle racks locked and didn't leave anything else outside when I was off site. Sites are grass for the RV, paved (crumbling) patios and parking for the pickup or toad. Water and Septic were a reach. It took 30 feet of water line and 20 feet sewer to hook up. Old growth trees over almost every site make parking difficult with high profile rigs. There are plenty of air TV stations available. The trees overhanging the roads require caution when you move your rig. The RV Manager told us the owners have scheduled relocation and upgrades of the utilities in the RV sites for sometime during this off season. For a long term layover this would not be a bad stop. The portion where most RV parking is located, was being paved during our stay. Access is gate controlled, but the code is generic and apparently never changes. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Fifth Wheel.

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BKY

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: February, 2011 - $37.00
Overall Rating:      

This is mainly a mobile home park. Winter seasonal campers long term. I had reservations for one week and was put on a overflow mobile home spot between two other mobile home's. There are lots of cats. This was in Homestead and was also a gated park. There is good access to Everglades National Park. There is good shopping & restaurants around area. The Wifi worked only next to office. The laundry requires a special card you put money on. The roads were a little tight with trees. I found I needed to drive down the middle. It is not what I expected for a campground. I might look else where next time if needed. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Fifth Wheel.

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paylor

Review Count: 70
States Visited: 35
Helpful Reviews: 5

Date of Stay: January, 2011 - $45.00
Overall Rating:      

Pros-clean, nice landscaping, good staff. Cons- very small sites and major traffic noise. I would only recommend this park for someone who sleeps very soundly. I had a terrible time there. I would never go back! We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Fifth Wheel.

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mcw50

Review Count: 18
States Visited: 12
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2010 - $18.00
Overall Rating:      

We stayed here three nights for a jumping off point to the Everglades using Passport America. The streets are somewhat narrow and could use some repaving. We parked on a grass site but in spite of torrential rains it was not muddy or soggy. We didn't even need our levelers. Park has many modular homes. There is an electric gate at the entrance. Luckily we had called ahead and they gave us the code: otherwise we would have been blocking traffic big time. The manager said his company had bought the park last fall and they are working to make many upgrades. He was extremely helpful and friendly. We camped at The Boardwalk RV Resort in a Motorhome.

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