Dog Friendly Beaches in Clearwater, FL

There are 5 dog friendly beaches within 20 miles of Clearwater. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Clearwater.

Pet Friendly Picnic Island Beach Dog Park
Picnic Island Beach Dog Park Dogs are welcome to play off-leash at the beach here. Just be careful as the area is not fully fenced. See Details
Pet Friendly Honeymoon Island State Park
Honeymoon Island State Park Freedom to roam, white sandy beachfront, gentle lapping waves and crystalline water means happy pooches and owners alike. In addition to having their own beach on the southern tip of the island, dogs are also allowed on the nature trail. Pets must be on a 6-foot handheld leash at all times while in these areas. See Details
Gandy Bridge Causeway Pets are welcome to play and swim on this St. Petersburg beach. See Details
Pass A Grille Dog Beach Per a 2016 ordinance, leashed pups are permitted on a designated section of beach south of the Merry Pier between First and Third avenues. Limited paid parking is available. See Details
Bicentennial Park Bicentennial Park is pet-friendly. Bring your leashed pooch along with you to this small beach on the bay, then wander around the surrounding field and wooded area afterwards. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess and be aware of other members of the public using the space. Bicentennial Park can be accessed every day of the week from dawn until dusk. See Details