Sarasota Beach Guide

Sarasota Beaches From North to South

Sarasota, Florida has many miles of beaches and a number of public beaches. There is no charge for parking or access to any beach in Sarasota County. Sarasota's beaches begin in the north on Longboat Key and continue approximately 35 miles south to the Charlotte County line. Along the way are Lido Beach, Siesta Key, Nokomis Beaches on Casey Key, Venice and Manasota Key. Sarasota County has only one "Dog Beach" located in Venice, FL. Otherwise, pets are not permitted at any Sarasota County beach.