Dog Friendly Beaches in Miami Beach, FL

There are 2 dog friendly beaches in Miami Beach. 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 Miami Beach.

Pet Friendly Haulover Beach Park
Haulover Beach Park Haulover Beach Park features a bark park with an enclosure for small dogs (less than 35 lbs.) and large dogs (more than 35 lbs.) located near the south picnic area. Entrance to the bark park is through parking lot #3 located on the west side of Collins Avenue if traveling southbound or through parking lot #4 located on the east side of Collins Avenue if traveling northbound. The bark park features shade trees, picnic tables, and drinking fountains for both dogs and their companions, as well as doggie waste bag dispensers and waste containers. The bark park is open from 8am to sunset, seven days a week. Parking fees are $2 per vehicle. Dogs are also welcome on the beach, near lifeguard tower #3, seven days a week from 8am-3pm. This portion of the beach is directly across from the bark park and also accessible through parking lot #3 and #4. See Details
Pet Friendly Bark Beach at North Shore Open Space Park
Bark Beach at North Shore Open Space Park Bark Beach at North Shore Open Space Park sits adjacent to the eight-block oceanfront natural area of North Shore Open Space Park (also pet-friendly for dogs on leashes) with jogging trails, exercise stations, and picnic pavilions. The park is only open for dogs Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 1:30pm to 5:30pm. The adjoining North Shore is a charming neighborhood filled with tropical mid-century modern buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places - which provides a great place to dry off with an evening stroll after your swim. A great place to explore old Miami Beach the way if used to be (without the hustle and bustle of South Beach). There are also a few great restaurants nearby with pet-friendly outdoor seating - our favorite is Burgers and Shakes at Collins and 74th Street. Admission: $5 Residents / $25 Non-Residents - Annual Pass $20 for Residents. Proof of current vaccination required. See Details
Dog Beach of Hollywood Head out to the Dog Beach of Hollywood where all members of your family, canines included, can enjoy fun at the beach. The dog beach is open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, year-round. Hours are 3:00 pm-7:00 pm, November through May, and 5:00 pm-9:00 pm, April through October. Daily passes and six-month passes are available from a park ranger during dog beach hours or The Department of Recreation and Cultural Arts, 1405 S. 28th Avenue. The Dog Beach of Hollywood is monitored by a park ranger, however, good dog park etiquette is highly encouraged regardless. Aggressive dogs are not tolerated, and owners are expected to clean up their dog’s waste. Furthermore, dogs are not allowed on the beach outside the designated hours or location. See Details
Hobie Island Beach Park Hobie Beach is Miami-Dade County's only dog-friendly beach. This off-leash beach is a man-made pooch paradise. Your pooch can roam around the sand and dive into the water, but be careful of the windsurfers slaloming around the water. There are lots of places to park nearby and places to chill in the shade while your dog plays. The beach can be accessed from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Performance Pups Freshwater Dog Beach Performance Pups Freshwater Dog Beach is home to the cleanest freshwater dog lake in Broward County! This fenced-in area allows dogs to swim and play off-leash. Please note: swimming by humans is not allowed at the park. You can walk and wade in the water but the city ordinance forbids swimming for us two-leggers. Fees: Doggy Beach $5.00 per dog, Dock Use: $7.00 per dog. CASH ONLY. See Details
Ft. Lauderdale Parasail & Jet Ski Rentals Ft. Lauderdale Parasail & Jet Ski Rentals is a pet-friendly watersports company. Bring Fido along to try a range of different activities on the open waves. They welcome dogs to join you on a paddle board, kayak or other boating adventure. Don't forget to bring your own life jackets with you for your pup. Ft. Lauderdale Parasail & Jet Ski Rentals is open every day of the week from 9am to 6pm. See Details