Sarasota - Manatee

Beaches

This page lists beaches, beach access information, as well as beach attractions in the Sarasota and Bradenton, Florida area.
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Anna Maria Bayfront Park

Anna Maria Bayfront Park is at the northern tip of Anna Maria Island, in view of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge and Egmont Key. Ample free parking is avai ...

Area: Barrier Islands
310 North Bay Boulevard, Anna Maria, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Blind Pass Beach

Blind Pass, also known as Middle Beach, offers Gulf-to-bay access, almost 3,000 feet of beach frontage, and across the road on the bay side, a beautif ...

Type of Trail: Walking
Area: Barrier Islands
6725 Manasota Key Road, Englewood, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Brohard Beach and Paw Park

Brohard Beach is the place to be if you want to share the beach experience with your canine companion. There is an enclosed play yard with watering ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
1600 Harbor Drive, Venice, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Caspersen Beach

Caspersen Beach is one of the most enjoyable shelling beaches in the area and an excellent spot to find prehistoric sharks’ teeth! There are nature tr ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
4100 Harbor Drive, Venice, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Coquina Bayside Park

Coquina Bayside Park is located at the southern end of Anna Maria Island, one mile south of 5th Street N., in the City of Bradenton Beach. Amenitie ...

Area: Barrier Islands
2651 South Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Coquina Gulfside Park

Coquina Gulfside Park is located at the southern end of Anna Maria Island, one mile south of 5th Street N., in the City of Bradenton Beach. This park ...

Area: Barrier Islands
2650 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Lido Beach

Located on Lido Key, one half mile southwest of St. Armand's Circle, this beach has it all! More than 3,000 feet of pristine white sand, concession an ...

Area: Barrier Islands
400 Ben Franklin Drive, Lido Key, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Manasota Beach

Manasota Beach is located at the west end of Manasota Beach Road, between the Gulf and the Intracoastal Waterway. This is an ideal site to spend leisu ...

Area: Barrier Islands
8570 Manasota Key Road, Manasota Key, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Manatee Beach Park

Manatee Beach is the largest public beach in Manatee County located at State Rd 64 and Gulf Drive. Amenities: Beach Benches Bike Racks Cafe C ...

Area: Barrier Islands
4000 State Road 64 and Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Maxine Barritt Park

This parks offers beautiful sunset views of the gulf. A reservable, large pavilion, is often used for special events, weddings and private parties. ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
1800 Harbor Drive South, Venice, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Nokomis Beach

Nokomis Beach is Sarasota County's oldest beach. This is a family oriented beach and is popular for fishing and picnicking. A system of walkovers prov ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
100 Casey Key Road, Casey Key, Nokomis, FL
Restrooms: Yes
North Jetty Park

North Jetty Beach Park offers to visitors the opportunity to watch the boats pass through the channel from the Intracoastal Waterway to the Gulf of Me ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
1000 Casey Key Road, Casey Key, Nokomis, FL
Restrooms: Yes
North Lido Beach

North Lido Beach starting at the intersection of Benjamin Franklin Drive and John Ringling Boulevard, is a natural beach, with an ideal dune system to ...

Area: Barrier Islands
50 Benjamin Franklin Dr., Lido Key, FL
Restrooms: No
Palma Sola Causeway Park

Palma Sola is a park located along the causeway and offers many amenities and great access to kayaking and other water sports. The park is dog friendl ...

Area: West Bradenton
9000 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Palmer Point Beach

This beach will give you a feeling of privacy and seclusion. It is a gently sloping beach with a pristine dune system, alive with native coastal vege ...

Area: Barrier Islands
1800 N. Casey Key Road, Osprey, FL
Restrooms: No
Service Club Park

This unique beach is small but features a boardwalk to the beach, with picnic shelters branching off from the main walkway. One of its unique features ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
1190 Harbor Drive, Venice, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Siesta Beach

Welcome to the best beach in America! Designated in 2011 by "Dr. Beach" as the No. 1 Beach in America, Siesta Beach also has earned a reputation as on ...

Area: Barrier Islands
948 Beach Road, Siesta Key, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Siesta Beach- Access #7

Siesta Key Beach Access #7, is located about 3/4-miles north of Siesta Beach and 1/4-miles from the Siesta Key Village. It is one of 13 public beach a ...

Area: Barrier Islands
402 Beach Road, Siesta Key, FL
Restrooms: No
Siesta Key Beach Access Points

Unless noted, these access points have beach access, parking, and swimming. No Lifeguards on duty at any of these Access Points! Beach Access #1 ...

Area: Barrier Islands
Multiple Locations, Siesta Key, FL
Restrooms: No
South Brohard Park Beach

South Brohard Beach is the southernmost part of the city of Venice, just west of the Venice Municipal Airport and Lake Venice Golf Course. Left in ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
1900 S Harbor Drive, Venice, FL
Restrooms: Yes
South Lido Beach aka Ted Sperling Park

South Lido Beach is located at the southern tip of Lido Key. It offers an exceptional beach experience, picturesque views, picnic tables and a playgro ...

Area: Barrier Islands
2201 Ben Franklin Drive, Lido Key, FL
Restrooms: Yes
South Lido Nature Park

This park located on the north side of South Lido Beach, offers a nature trail, a canoe/kayak launch, a self-guided canoe/kayak trail, and picnic area ...

Area: Barrier Islands
190 Taft Road, Lido Key, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Turtle Beach

Turtle Beach has all the amenities for family and friends to enjoy a full day of fun and relaxation. You can enjoy the horseshoe courts, of a game of ...

Area: Barrier Islands
8918 Midnight Pass Road, Sarasota, FL
Restrooms: Yes
Venice Beach

Venice Beach is a great place to find seashells, enjoy the warm gulf waters or if you're a diver check out the reef a quarter-mile offshore, where you ...

Area: Venice/Nokomis
101 The Esplanade, Venice, FL
Restrooms: Yes