Top 8 Beaches in Bradenton and Sarasota

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Best Beaches in  Bradenton and Sarasota

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Siesta Key Beach

Siesta Key Beach offers a family-friendly beach destination and a local favorite with its soft white sand. Enjoy various beach activities along the long coast including jogging, volleyball, kayaking, swimming, and many more. Within the 40-acre public beach you can find picnic areas, children's play area, and many other outdoor and recreational facilities available to visitors coming into the area.

Lido Key Beach

Lido Key Beach is a 3-part beach offering some of the best sand dunes, beautiful oceanfront amenities, and family oriented outdoor facilities. You'll find lovely walking trails, restaurants, and rental shops throughout the beach park. There are many beach activities available which makes the area a perfect place to spend time with family and friends especially on a hot  sunny day.


Venice Beach

Venice beach is a famous beach offering plenty of amenities along its coast including picnic areas, snack bars, concession stands, outdoor pavilions, and more. Enjoy a long walk on the beach and take in the beautiful ocean views and walking trails. The beach is frequented by bottle-nosed dolphins and during the right season, you can see them swimming on the shore.

Brohard Beach

Brohard Beach on Venice Island is an 84-acre dog-friendly beach and is the perfect place to visit with your pets. The beach has various pet-friendly amenities and facilities including a lovely boardwalk next to the beach. Waste disposal bags and trash bins are available throughout the park as well as a large picnic area complete with outdoor tables and benches.


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Coquina Beach

Coquina Beach is a classic Florida Beach facing the Gulf of Mexico. The picture perfect beach features white sand and crystal clear blue waters with several resorts and beachfront establishments along its coastline.

Holmes Beach

Holmes Beach at Anna Maria Island is the perfect getaway for families looking for a fun place to escape and relax. The beach has over three miles of white sand coastline and it is the best beach on the island. The area is a hidden gem perfect for vacationers looking for a place that is secluded and far from the usual tourist spots.


Bean Point

Bean Point, named after its founder George Emerson Bean is a historic tourist spot at Anna Maria Island. The exclusive beach is known as a private escape for travelers looking for one of the best beaches in Florida. The beach offers fantastic panoramic views of the ocean.

Longboat Key

Longboat Key is a small beach town on the northernmost island of Sarasota. The area has a 12-mile shoreline and is known for its beautiful beaches and laidback resorts. Enjoy the beautiful sunsets, lovely views, and various water activities offered in this tourist-friendly summer spot.


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