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Address: 948 Beach Road, Siesta Key, FL 34242-2174
Phone Number: 941-861-5000
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Public swimming beach known for its clean, hard-packed sand.

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Lazy Livin Beach

Most of the poor reviews are around the 4th of July when it's packed. We go at a different time of year. Not crowded and the beach is ideal. Off season - for a reason!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 October 2015
Josh G
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Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
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Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

Most of the poor reviews are around the 4th of July when it's packed. We go at a different time of year. Not crowded and the beach is ideal. Off season - for a reason!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

This really is the best beach in America. The sand here is soft and white, the sea is blue, there are plenty of different types of birds here, loads of shells to look through and there is no litter anywhere. It really is a great place to stroll up and down - especially when the sun sets... you can get... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

We spent 7 hrs during off season in september at this top rated beach. I must say yes it is #1 and i love my beach time and checking out different beaches. cant wait to see the finished beach park area when its done. the sand is amazing water clear and the place is very clean. very large beach.

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Brooksville, Florida
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Stayed at Ahola Kai for the second time. First time with my husband for our anniversary. Second time with my girl cousins for a week. Both times we enjoyed ourselves and nothing beats that powdery white sand and blue green water. Don't miss the drum circles held at the public beach each Sunday before sunset. It's really good.!

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Washington, Pennsylvania
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465 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Beautiful spacious Siesta Beach is just what your family is looking for in the Sarasota area. Ample public parking.

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

This is the most beautiful beach you'll every sink your toes into...sand the texture of flour and water is shallow for a long way out so perfect for kids and family fun. Shady picnic area for cookouts too. Nice concession area. Beautiful.

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Evansville, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Siesta Beach is a perfect example of the beautiful white sand and blue waters of the Gulf. We parked in a free parking area, visited a small isle campground nearby and immediately knew we would be back. The ocean breeze and gorgeous view will be imprinted in your memory forever! It was only a 2.5 hr trip from Orlando, which... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Very clean and sandy beach. Perfect for walking and relaxing! The sand is so soft and fluffy. The water is nice and clear. We love it!!

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

I have driven the entire coast of Florida from Pensacola all the way down the Gulf to the Everglades and from Miami up the Atlantic Coast to Amelia Island. I have at least seen and or walked on almost every beach in the State of Florida and in my opinion NOTHING compares to Siesta Key Beach. The Beach at Siesta... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

Very beautiful beach! There is a little bit of a walk to get from the parking lot to the actual waterfront but the sand is soft as can be and the waves were mild. Temperature in the water was really nice as well! We stayed in a bit too long and got a pretty sunburn but it was worth it!

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