Dog Friendly Beaches in Sarasota, FL

There are 2 dog-friendly beaches in Sarasota. 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 Sarasota.

Pet Friendly Sarasota Boat Tours
Sarasota Boat Tours Sarasota Boat Tours offer dog-friendly charters for an unforgettable experience on the crystal clear waters surrounding Sarasota, FL. Step aboard the Sylvan Tritoon for a memorable excursion with Fido. Tours vary in length from a 2.5 hour sail at sunset to a 6 hour cruise. Sarasota Boat Tours will need to know the number and size of your dog(s) at the time of booking. Due to the warm climate, morning boat tours are recommended if bringing pets. See Details
Pet Friendly Bird Key Park
Bird Key Park Leashed dogs are welcome at Bird Key Park, a pet-friendly park in Sarasota, FL. This park features a beach area, walking paths, pavilions, picnic tables, drinking fountains and more. Enjoy the view of the Sarasota Bay while you walk or sit with Fido! See Details
Brohard Paw Park Brohard Paw Park has a fenced dog play area featuring separate sections for small and large dogs, which leads to Sarasota County's only dog-friendly beach. Located in Venice, FL, pups are invited to enjoy a variety of park amenities, including drinking fountains and showers. There are also human water fountains, picnic tables and benches. Please observe the posted signage stating where the dog beach ends. See Details
Dog Park Beach at Fort de Soto Park The Dog Park Beach at Fort De Soto Park in St. Petersburg, FL features two fenced areas so both large and small dogs can enjoy off-leash fun. It also has dog showers for hot days. There's a designated dog beach area at the far southwest corner of the dog park. The rest of the park allows dogs on leash, except for the beach areas. See Details
De Soto National Memorial Beach Bring your pet for a dip at De Soto National Memorial Beach in Bradenton, FL. This dog-friendly recreation area welcomes leashed pups to enjoy a stroll along the trails and shoreline with you. Restrooms and water stations are available. See Details
Palma Sola Causeway Park Palma Sola Causeway Park in Bradenton, FL is a sandy stretch of land popular for kayaking and picnicking. Leased dogs are welcome to enjoy this pet-friendly shoreline. Park amenities include a dock, grills, picnic shelter and tables, a restroom, water fountain, and trash receptacles. See Details