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Sunset Beach

Gulf Rd., Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
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Incredible views

Easy to find when in Tarpon you can drive, walk or ride your bike here. Small beach but incredible... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Reading PA
Free parking @ Sunset Beach

Great beach for spending the day, windsurfing, kayaking, sail boating, picnicking. Not a large... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Barbara N
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  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“free concerts” (11 reviews)
“free parking” (30 reviews)
“kite boarders” (8 reviews)
Gulf Rd., Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to find when in Tarpon you can drive, walk or ride your bike here. Small beach but incredible views of the sunset every night weather permitting. Gets busy so get there a little early if driving as the lot fills up. Occasional entertainment at...More

Thank bnj728
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Great beach for spending the day, windsurfing, kayaking, sail boating, picnicking. Not a large walking beach, but free parking. Restrooms, but no other services. Great free concerts on Thursday nights. Check with Tarpon Springs commerce for dates. Across the bay is Howard Park, no fees...More

1  Thank Barbara N
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Great place to enjoy the sunset!☺ No costs and enough space to park! Also tables to have a picnic available.

Thank Karin B
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This is a state park with lots of parking and room to roam. There are many late rocks. Watch your step. I with went for done metal detecting. The Ranger told me detecting is allowed just not on the dunes. It was a good time...More

Thank MyFloridaLife11
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

You definitely get what you expect which is a absolutely picturesque sunset, have a fun day of exploring early evening of dining and top it off with a romantic kiss on the beach with the Sun Painting a masterpiece behind you. Definitely one of those...More

Thank Ivan M
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We just moved to the area from Denver and Iove this place. Today was kinda cool cause of the big waves a lot of surfers out this evening. Waves big cause of the Hurricane in Texas. Anyways a great beach to bring the family u...More

Thank Nbty
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Small beach area with benches, pavilions, restrooms. Pay for parking. Can be crowded on weekends or peak season. Lovely beach with nice views.

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Free concerts on the beach the first Thursday of each month. Boat ramp has been enlarged and the canal was deepened. New cement drive put in. No charge for parking is the best ever secret! New shower heads and sand wash off stations were added...More

1  Thank jeweldefiores1
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Our little hidden treasure. Total local beach. Great place for wind/kite surfing. So fun to watch. Concerts once a month. Don't tell!!!

Thank corkyb12
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a regular on our morning bike ride and a number of evening we go out for the sunset or the monthly (thursday) music night. It is a great spot for kids during the day. The beach is shallow and clean. I pu my...More

1  Thank 200boba
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Tasha L
14 November 2017|
Response from Meghan T | Reviewed this property |
IMO it's more of a wading beach rather than a pretty water swimming type of place. If you go right down the street to Fred Howard Park there are beautiful shaded playgrounds and pavilions. It is only $5.oo to park at the... More
Kathleen M
8 November 2017|
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Response from Nbty | Reviewed this property |
There are showers outside near restroom and kids park
5 October 2017|
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Response from Luis H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but ... it is really swallow. Outside of the beach ("swimming") area it is all sea grass and muck. I am sure they wouldn't appreciate you fishing in the beach area. But I've seen people fishing from in between the... More