Turtle Beach

Turtle Beach

on World-Famous Siesta Key

Turtle Beach Photo Gallery

At the southern end of Siesta Key is Turtle Beach. The sand is a bit coarser and the beach drops off more dramatically, but that means the snorkeling and shelling is better. Turtle Beach has no lifeguards, but there’s free parking with picnic tables, a playground, showers and restrooms. It may not be as popular as Siesta Beach, but if you can’t find a parking space at Siesta Beach, Turtle Beach will have plenty available.

Boaters will also enjoy parking their trailers and launching boats into the lagoon for a day on the water.

Parking is free and fairly plentiful
There is also a boat launch that accesses the bay

The vacation rentals in this area of Siesta Key are numerous and varied. From luxurious resorts, rental condominiums & villas to apartment efficiencies and motel rooms, most offer private beaches or beach access within a short distance of Turtle Beach. Visitors come from all over the world… so book early and enjoy your stay on this island paradise RECOMMENDED ACCOMMODATIONS

More information about Siesta Key

DIRECTIONS: From Sarasota/Bradenton airport, go south on Tamiami Trail (US 41) to Stickney Point Rd. Turn right (west), go over drawbridge, turn left (south) at traffic light, go approximately 3 miles. Turtle Beach is on the right.

From I-75, Take exit #205, go west on Clark Rd., cross Tamiami Trail (US 41) over the Stickney Point drawbridge. Turn left (south) at traffic light. Go approximately 3 miles – Turtle Beach is on the right.