Englewood Beach is the most populated beach on Manasota Key. Parking costs 25 cents per hour from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Here there are grills, picnic tables, showers and restrooms with boardwalks and pavilions. Although there are No Lifeguards, the amenities are plentiful for families and teens. Amenities include: basketball hoops, volleyball nets, a children’s play yard and horseshoe pit with plenty of eateries across the street.
Parking is available for a nominal fee – Get there early on the weekend
The vacation rentals on Manasota Key vary from rental homes and condominiums to apartment efficiencies and motel rooms. The atmosphere is that of old Florida with several good restaurants and souvenir shops or there’s downtown Englewood just a bridge away. Manasota Key is not as populated nor as well-known as other places in Southwest Florida. The advantages of this little isle are tranquil relaxation and affordability. RECOMMENDED ACCOMMODATIONS
DIRECTIONS: From Sarasota/Bradenton airport, go east on University Parkway to I-75. Take I-75 South to exit #191 (River Rd.). Go west on River Rd., cross over US 41 to SR 776. Turn Left (south) on State Route 776 to Beach Rd. Turn Right (west) on Beach Rd., go over drawbridge to an intersection. Englewood Beach is straight ahead.
From I-75, take exit #191, go west on River Rd., cross over US 41 to SR 776. Turn Left (south) on State Route 776 to Beach Rd. Turn Right (west) on Beach Rd., go over drawbridge to an intersection. Englewood Beach is straight ahead.