With hundreds of things to do on Clearwater Beach, the main attraction is still pretty much its near-perfect beach (USA Today readers voted Clearwater Beach "Best Beach Town in Florida" in 2013). Beautiful white sand and clear, shallow water make this beach an ideal playground for families.
Parking at Sanibel Island public beaches costs $5.00 an hour, and Captiva Island public beaches costs $5.00 an hour, Cash and credit cards are accepted. Paid parking tickets are not interchangeable between Sanibel and Captiva. The Sanibel Island beaches are a great place to relax by enjoying shelling, fishing or bird watching.
Dog Beach. Dog Beach in Key West, Florida is an absolute favourite for dog lovers across the Florida Keys. However it is apply named, so if you haven’t got a four legged friend in tow, this small example of Key West beaches may not be one for you. It is tiny really, about 20 feet across, and is rocky and slippery.
Panama City Beach Featuring 27 miles of white sand beaches along the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico, Panama City Beach is home to two State Parks, dozens of public beach access points, waterfront restaurants that serve up fresh local seafood, and legendary attractions.
Fun for race fans, friends and families, Daytona Beach boasts resorts, attractions and the Daytona International Speedway and the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America. Come during the Daytona 500 or spring family beach break – or any time at all.
Sugary-white sand, dolphins frolicking just off shore and eight major barrier islands make St. Pete Beach a postcard-perfect seaside destination. Situated on a peninsula off Florida's west coast, it balances its oceanfront charms with top-notch art museums, including the largest collection of Salvador Dali paintings outside of Spain.
South Marco Beach features one acre of beachfront property, lined with sabal palms and the large, luxury hotels of Marco Island. This beach is the less popular of the two Marco Island beaches, featuring virtually no amenities in addition to the picturesque scenery.
Hi, so Hollywood is certainly lovely with beaches etc BUT it wouldn’t be top of my list of places to stay in Florida. The restaurants weren’t that great where I was staying and locating others was a bit of a walk. Ft Lauderdale is lovely. Better access to restaurants, boardwalk along beach. Maybe Miami. Great vibes.
Anna Maria Island is one of the best kept secrets in Florida due to its close proximity to many fabulous vacation rentals, things to do, and incredible beaches. Bean point is one of the least talked about beaches on the island but to us, it is the hidden gem of Anna Maria. There is no better place to see the Gulf Coast of Florida than Anna Maria Island.
The Atlantic coast of Florida is home to some of the world's most sought after beaches. The combination of year round sunshine, the gulf stream and a carefree attitude attract family travelers, surfers and those simply looking to get some R & R. The following list highlights the top beaches in Palm Beach County.
While in Seaside, be sure to slow down your pace a bit and soak it all in. Savor each sip of a fresh juice from Raw & Juicy or splurge on an extra topping at Wild Bill’s Beach Dogs. Mingle with neighbors at the farmers’ market or connect with a local musician at Central Square Records.
Spa Beach and North Shore Beaches 2nd Avenue NE & Tampa Bay, Downtown St. Petersburg. In the heart of the bustling downtown of Florida's fifth largest city, St. Petersburg has two public beaches along its breathtaking waterfront. Both Spa Beach and North Shore Beach offer white sandy beaches on the shores of Tampa Bay.
Venice, Florida beaches are some of the most uncrowded stretches of beach you'll find along the Florida coastline. Venice, Florida is a smaller town that sees its fair share of local residents and visitors, but isn't near as touristy as nearby cities like West Palm Beach or Miami.
South Beach 1704 Ocean Dr, Vero Beach, FL, 32963 ph: (772) 231-4700. Wide open, sandy beaches are the name of the game at this popular Vero Beach. Located at the end of 17th Street in Vero Beach, this beach is a favorite among the locals. Amenities include paved parking, restrooms, showers, ADA beach access, and covered pavilions. Hours are from sunrise to sunset. Lifeguards are on duty from 9:20am to 4:40pm.
Atlantic Ocean Key Largo FL; Website; A shipwreck approx. 5mi offshore from Key Largo. This retired Navy ship is the largest ship sunk to create an artificial reef. It rests on its starboard side in 130' of water with its gunwale within 45' of the surface. Contact dive operators for trips.
On Anna Maria Island, there are 6 beaches, with Anna Maria being the furthest north along Gulf. At Gulf and Spring, you'll find the main access, and there's a small parking lot. You can also find street parking there across from the sub shop and rental place.
Destin is located on Florida’s Emerald Coast, which gets its name from its beautiful, clear green water. Beaches here have extremely fine, soft sand, so if you’re a beach-walker or your kids enjoy building sand castles, this could be a great destination for you.
The walkability, wide range of offerings, and proximity to the beach make Downtown Delray a resort town, and one of the only “downtowns” across the United States with a beach attached, allowing visitors and locals to soak up the sun on one of Florida’s Top 10 Beaches (Travel Channel 2015 & 2016) by day and enjoy the night life found on Delray’s Atlantic Ave by night.
When it comes to Tampa Bay, picturesque scenery and an average of 361 days of sunshine each year create an ideal setting for those ready to explore and discover new treasures. Here you'll find some of the world's top-rated beaches, creating a year-round haven for outdoor enthusiasts.
Sunny Isles Beach (SIB, officially City of Sunny Isles Beach) is a city located on a barrier island in northeast Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States. The city is bounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the east and the Intracoastal Waterway on the west.
Visit the Ormond Beach in Volusia County and experience a unique American vacation like no other. The city, located on the Atlantic Ocean, is the perfect family holiday destination. Ormond Beach is known for its three superb beaches, numerous landmarks, and perfectly preened golf courses.