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Bonita Springs Public Beach

Hickory Blvd. at Bonita Beach Rd., Bonita Springs, FL
+1 239-949-5913
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relaxing....

after a long drive we enjoyed the beach, even inot being totally sand but lots of shells, many... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
globalJuergen
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Fantastic!!!

Clean, great restroom, only charge parking by the hour. Park, beach, and get a beer, at Docs beach... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“per hour” (23 reviews)
“white sand” (27 reviews)
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Hickory Blvd. at Bonita Beach Rd., Bonita Springs, FL
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+1 239-949-5913
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Reviewed 3 days ago

after a long drive we enjoyed the beach, even inot being totally sand but lots of shells, many seabirds,

Thank globalJuergen
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Clean, great restroom, only charge parking by the hour. Park, beach, and get a beer, at Docs beach house outdoor cabana.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago

this is a great spot - although Irma did some damage to this area. I'm sure after some time has passed, it will be a gem again.

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These beaches are very short and loaded with vegetation and shells making it extremely difficult to walk and move around. I think the city is losing a huge tourist opportunity. A little sprucing up and maybe some ice cream and soft drink vendors strategically placed...More

1  Thank gschleiffer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bonita Beach is clean and uncrowded, but the eight tiny free parking lots and the two larger paid parking lots ($2.00 per hour) are often full during season (November through April). There is one restaurant/bar "Doc's by the first beach parking lot. Doc's has a...More

Thank gw00d3333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

love the beach nice and sandy. love the nice people too. the ocean views are awesome. so very cool. miss it .

Thank wendykparadis
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I come here every time I'm in Bonita. Limited paid parking area, but cheap, $1/.hour. It gets crowded especially at sunset so plan accordingly. Clean sand, good shelling still available, fantastic water, lots of sea birds, gulls, sandpipers, pelican, and often dolphin. Docs restaurant is...More

Thank CharlotteDayTripper
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

At low tide you can walk out a long way with no waves. Plenty of seashells, and you might even be like us and see a manatee swimming in the shallows.

1  Thank Charles R
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Visited here yesterday as a family with two teens, and we all enjoyed a fantastic day. Parking right beside the beach at $2 per hour, we thought was well worth it for it's convenient location. Lovely, safe, family atmosphere and not too crowded. It was...More

Thank MollG67
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Bonita Springs Public Beach is very well maintained and clean. The water, sun and cool breaze made for a beautiful morning swim and relaxation on our recent visit. Restrooms, showers, picnic area and children's playground were also on the site and kept clean.

Thank sherylthomasm
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Ann M
16 August 2017|
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Response from mmayhem | Reviewed this property |
Not unless you can find street parking. In many places they charge on the street also but they can be found just depends on the season you are here
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Bethany D
29 June 2017|
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Response from Julie E | Reviewed this property |
absolutely, you can take your own or rent. all the beaches in that area are the same. Lovers Key State Park beach is about 5 miles from Bonita Beach and much nicer. A tram takes you to the beach free of charge. Bonita... More
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Ginger M
17 June 2017|
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Response from Daniams | Reviewed this property |
No- plus it is way too hot to have your dog at the beach during the day.
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