Dog Friendly Beaches in Central & South America

Dog friendly beaches are heaven on earth for Fido. And since sandy paws equal happy dogs, we’ve sniffed out the best beaches in Central & South America where dogs can run, swim, and frolic in the sand. Use the links/map below to find a dog-friendly beach in Central & South America.

Pet Friendly Mitchell's Cove Beach
Mitchell's Cove Beach Great beach has OFF LEASH hours Sunrise-10am, 4pm-sunset Between 10am and 4pm dogs must be on leash The beach is does not have a sign stating it is Mitchell's Cove beach at this time. This is unfenced but has natural barriers -a cliff on one side and ocean on the other, no gate at the stairway. Must walk down to beach from large staircase. It will keep most dogs in but if your dog likes to climb big rocks up the cliff then you will need a leash. Look up tide times before you plan a trip here, beach disappears during high tide and can be pretty dangerous. Low tide is much friendlier. See Details
Pet Friendly Praia Do Diabo
Praia Do Diabo Devil's Beach, despite its name, is actually paradise for pups! Locals know it as the best beach dog in the area, allowing dogs to run loose on the sand and in the shallows. See Details
Saco do Mamanguá Saco do Mamanguá is a pet-friendly beach area near Paraty, Brazil. Leashed pups can join their owners at this sunny spot. Hop on a boat or take a hike to get to the beach with your pooch. See Details
Praia Sao Gonçalo Praia Sao Gonçalo is a dog-friendly beach near Paraty, Brazil. This beautiful beach is located towards Angra dos Reis. The beach stretches over a long distance, allowing for lots of variety. There are bars and nightspots, but also quiet corners where your dog can run without bothering other tourists. See Details
Paraty Mirim State Park Paraty Mirim State Park is a pet-friendly destination in Brazil. The park preserves an historic village that was once a bustling port town. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you as you explore the pretty coastal spot. The beaches are pretty and the water is perfect for a dip. See Details