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Siesta Beach

948 Beach Road, Siesta Key, FL 34242-2174
941-861-5000
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Prettiest, friendliest, cleanest beach on Gulf

White sand fun. Parking is available by luck. The parking lots are a distance from the water, so... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ItIsSunny
Best Beach

We live on the East Coast, and did a getaway to Siesta Beach. The sand is so soft, like talcum... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
outalotADK
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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Public swimming beach known for its clean, hard-packed sand.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“white sand” (552 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (766 reviews)
“public beach” (255 reviews)
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948 Beach Road, Siesta Key, FL 34242-2174
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941-861-5000
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Reviewed yesterday

White sand fun. Parking is available by luck. The parking lots are a distance from the water, so one must walk over the sand or use one of the sand wheelchairs available in the parking lots. It is worth the effort to enjoy the beauty...More

Thank ItIsSunny
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We live on the East Coast, and did a getaway to Siesta Beach. The sand is so soft, like talcum powder. Lovely experience watching the sunset.

Thank outalotADK
Reviewed 3 days ago

Hard to prepare for the #1 beach in the usa. didn't know what to expect. upon arrival, starting with the ease of parking, entry onto the beach, the first view of the beach, the sand, the water, the views, the people, the snack shack (or...More

1  Thank Ballstononlaker
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Such an awesome beach ! Wide and long with ample room for you, your family, friends, their friends and probably half the state!! The sand is powdery goodness. Chairs and other beach gear is available for rent at various locations along the length of the...More

1  Thank Gerry H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Along with the likes of Daytona, Fort Lauderdale, Miami and Clearwater, Siesta Beach is apparently the best beach in the US/world but it is unique for its white, talc like, mineral rich sand that never gets too hot to walk on, regardless of the weather,...More

1  Thank Greg M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took my grandkids and family for swimming, Bird watching, and fabulous sunset! We had an amazing time . I found out you really do float in the salty water. Pelican Bird's are stunning creature's. Salty sea water yuck!

Thank Wendi R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is the one of the most beautiful beaches me and my wife have been to the sand is white and soft to the feet. There is plenty of parking. I will definitely visit this beach again.

1  Thank Billy P M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great soft white beach but parking is hard to find. I was there to see the Sand Sculpture Festival Nov. 10-13, 2017. Amazing sculptures - about 50 of them - along with a live band.

Thank c3a3m3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this beautiful beach several times during our vacation. The sand is amazingly fine and so white. Get down to see the breathtaking sunset if you can which is breathtaking.

Thank R_and_K_G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful sand and clear water. Great for walking, biking, making sand castles, whatever you dream! Pelicans and seagulls catching the fish all day. Not the best for shelling but a lot of small ones.

Thank RlrSk8r
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Maria S
18 November 2017|
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Response from Andrew D | Reviewed this property |
Prices for occupancy per night vary depending on how close you want to stay to Siesta Key. I highly recommend the "Best Western Plus" located at 41 and Stickney Point. Very nice rooms, great breakfast, pool& hot tub,full bar... More
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PeacefulSpirit4
13 November 2017|
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Response from CinDen2 | Reviewed this property |
I would think it would be about like it is now. Water is mid 70's, temps are low to mid 80's.
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JoshuaM34
28 October 2017|
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Response from 228carolannh | Reviewed this property |
The sea water is lovely. It’s been warm-ish. Some reports saw it at 79 degrees. The beach is pretty clear of debris, did see a bit of seaweed come ashore in the morning but it’s not much. Overall beautiful. As for the... More
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