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Bonita Springs Public Beach

Hickory Blvd. at Bonita Beach Rd., Bonita Springs, FL
+1 239-949-5913
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Beaches need to be cleaned

These beaches are very short and loaded with vegetation and shells making it extremely difficult to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Estero, Florida
via mobile
A beautiful, uncrowded beach with limited parking in season.

Bonita Beach is clean and uncrowded, but the eight tiny free parking lots and the two larger paid... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Estero, Florida
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“per hour” (23 reviews)
“white sand” (27 reviews)
“paid parking” (7 reviews)
Hickory Blvd. at Bonita Beach Rd., Bonita Springs, FL
+1 239-949-5913
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These beaches are very short and loaded with vegetation and shells making it extremely difficult to walk and move around. I think the city is losing a huge tourist opportunity. A little sprucing up and maybe some ice cream and soft drink vendors strategically placed...More

Thank gschleiffer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bonita Beach is clean and uncrowded, but the eight tiny free parking lots and the two larger paid parking lots ($2.00 per hour) are often full during season (November through April). There is one restaurant/bar "Doc's by the first beach parking lot. Doc's has a...More

Thank gw00d3333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

love the beach nice and sandy. love the nice people too. the ocean views are awesome. so very cool. miss it .

Thank wendykparadis
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I come here every time I'm in Bonita. Limited paid parking area, but cheap, $1/.hour. It gets crowded especially at sunset so plan accordingly. Clean sand, good shelling still available, fantastic water, lots of sea birds, gulls, sandpipers, pelican, and often dolphin. Docs restaurant is...More

Thank CharlotteDayTripper
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

At low tide you can walk out a long way with no waves. Plenty of seashells, and you might even be like us and see a manatee swimming in the shallows.

1  Thank Charles R
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Visited here yesterday as a family with two teens, and we all enjoyed a fantastic day. Parking right beside the beach at $2 per hour, we thought was well worth it for it's convenient location. Lovely, safe, family atmosphere and not too crowded. It was...More

Thank MollG67
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Bonita Springs Public Beach is very well maintained and clean. The water, sun and cool breaze made for a beautiful morning swim and relaxation on our recent visit. Restrooms, showers, picnic area and children's playground were also on the site and kept clean.

Thank sherylthomasm
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Very accessible beach in Bonita Springs. Plenty of parking and local restaurants around. Great golf beach with calm waters and beautiful white sand. Some shells, not as many as other more secluded beaches in the area but non the less a very enjoyable beach and...More

Thank gabsmooth
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Wonderful, clean, shower available, foot rinse. Shells. Shallow enough for kids to play comfortably.

Thank Sonia C
Reviewed 26 July 2017

My sister n her hubbie rented a house right at the beach , our whole family was there and we had a great time when we visited with them , as usual the Gulf beaches are warm,calm waters ,fine sand n seashells,sea stars and Dolphins...More

Thank Emiliaf49
Nearby Restaurants
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Coconut Jack's Waterfront Grille
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.27 km away
Doc's Beach House Restaurant
1,126 reviews
.22 km away
The Cafe at Bonita Beach
42 reviews
.16 km away
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Ann M
16 August 2017|
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Response from mmayhem | Reviewed this property |
Not unless you can find street parking. In many places they charge on the street also but they can be found just depends on the season you are here
Bethany D
29 June 2017|
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Response from Julie E | Reviewed this property |
absolutely, you can take your own or rent. all the beaches in that area are the same. Lovers Key State Park beach is about 5 miles from Bonita Beach and much nicer. A tram takes you to the beach free of charge. Bonita... More
Ginger M
17 June 2017|
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Response from Daniams | Reviewed this property |
No- plus it is way too hot to have your dog at the beach during the day.
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