Experience the naturally rich environment of this coastal 100 acre park by accessing 2 walking trails or along a self-guided canoe trail with launch site.
The Pass on the southeast side is popular among fishermen, while families will enjoy their outings in the shade of tall Australian Pines. Free parking, picnic tables, a playground, showers, restrooms, volleyball court and grills make for a pleasurable, relaxing experience. Due to strong currents, SWIMMING IS NOT ADVISED and LIFEGUARDS ARE NOT AT THIS BEACH.
Ample Free Parking and accessible by Boat.
Island rentals abound from luxury resort hotels and rental condominiums to apartment efficiencies and motel rooms. Most have views of the Gulf of Mexico featuring private beaches or beach access. The allure of Lido is not just the pristine beaches but, world-class shopping; Zagat rated dining and Sarasota’s culture and nightlife. BOOK NOW…as this all inclusive heavenly haven is extremely desirable! RECOMMENDED ACCOMMODATIONS
DIRECTIONS: From Sarasota/Bradenton airport, go south on Tamiami Trail (US 41) to John & Mable Ringling Causeway. Turn right (west), go over drawbridge, to St. Armands Circle. Turn right at second street, go 2 blocks to Lido beach. Continue on Ben Franklin Dr. to the south end of the island.
DIRECTIONS: From I-75, Take exit #210, go west on Fruitville Rd., turn left (south) on Tamiami Trail (US 41). Go to next traffic light, turn right on John & Mable Ringling Causeway. Turn right (west), go over drawbridge, to St. Armands Circle. Turn right at second street, go 2 blocks to Lido beach. Continue on Ben Franklin Dr. to the south end of the island.