Beaches In Southwest Florida - Gulf Coast Islands Of Florida
Beaches in Southwest Florida

Manasota Key is a pristinely preserved barrier island off the coast of Englewood FL, where Palm Island Vacation Rentals offer the ideal Florida Island Vacation. With miles and miles of sandy beaches and towns that contain absolutely no high rises and even no traffic lights, Manasota Key is the perfect place to visit while staying on Palm Island. Here the gulf’s warm waters provide endless fun, and the majestic sunsets and slower pace of life will help you forget the stresses of life. Browse our Gulf Islands Vacation Rentals for the very best Florida Gulf Coast Vacation Home Rentals near all the best Beaches in Southwest Florida. Here are a few of our favorite Southwest Florida Beaches. When you stay with us in our inviting Palm Island Rentals, you’ll be minutes away from these great Englewood Beaches and all of the great Florida Gulf Coast Beaches.

Manasota Beach – Located on the northern end of the island, Manasota Beach on Manasota Key is one of the least visited of the Beaches in Southwest Florida. Because of this, it is a phenomenal place to go and enjoy a private day at the beach. With over 14 acres of gulf front beach and tons of sand dunes, you and your loved ones will have plenty of sand space to enjoy. Manasota Beach on Manasota Key has free parking, great picnic areas with barbecue pits, showers, and restrooms. A boat ramp is also available.

Englewood Beach – Englewood Beach is the most popular of the Englewood Beaches on Manasota Key. Known for being a popular spot for families, parking on Englewood Beach is sometimes limited and costs 25 cents per vehicle. While it is quite popular, Englewood Beach has no lifeguards, so be sure to keep an eye on young children.

Blind Pass Beach – Blind Pass Beach is another Southwest Florida Beach that offers plenty of privacy and solitude. Ideal for swimming and fishing, beachgoers can choose to enjoy the Gulf of Mexico beach, or inlet Lemon Bay beach. In addition to a picnic area and canoe launch site, there are also over 60 acres of nature trails at the beach and a nice docking area for boaters coming in on the Intra Coastal Waterway.

Stump Beach Pass – Stump Pass Beach is located on the southern end of Manasota Key. With no lifeguards and hardly any crowds, Stump Pass Beach is a beach on Manasota Key that is great to visit if you want to have a spectacular view of the Gulf of Mexico sunset. Because of its location, this beach is also a great place to find shark’s teeth and other pre-historic shells. During the summers, visitors can participate in a ranger-led, turtle walk and watch as the turtles nest and crawl across the beach.

Port Charlotte Beach State Park – Families love Port Charlotte Beach State Park as it has a wealth of recreational amenities including a heated swimming pool, five baseball fields, basketball, tennis, volleyball courts, horseshoe and bocce ball games in addition to the beautiful beach. Canoeing is also a popular activity at Port Charlotte Beach State Park as the Peace and Mykka Rivers flow through this region.

The Gulf Coast Islands of Florida are called the Sun Coast of Southwest Florida to enjoy a great Florida Island Vacation. Filled with tons of sandy beaches on both sides of the coast, Manasota Key, is truly a stunning place to visit. Check out our Englewood Beach Vacation Rentals and other Manasota Key Vacation Rentals on Don Pedro Island. We offer the very best in vacation accommodations and are very close to all of your favorite Beaches in Southwest Florida.

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