Flamingo Campground is located at the end of the Main Park Road, 38 miles from the park’s main entrance. Fronting Florida Bay and close to the Flamingo Marina, Flamingo Campground is Homestead’s most requested camping site. Reservations are a must during the cooler winter season.
Overall, there are 234 drive-in sites and 64 walk-up sites, with 55 campsites near Florida Bay. Facilities include drinking water, flush toilets, solar-heated showers, two dump stations and electrical hookups for RVs. Grills and picnic tables are part of the RV setup.
Reservations are necessary from mid-November to mid-April. The campground is open year-round but during the warm and wet summer season, the campground may flood.
During peak season, reservations are limited to 90 sites. The rest are on a first-come basis. Pets must be leashed, although relatively few campers take them.