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Sand like confectionary sugar!

My family completely enjoys the warm Gulf water and the soft, white sand. No burned feet here... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sandy M
Boca Raton, Florida
Couple get away

Visited here 30 years ago. Still a beautiful town and beach, but a bit more crowded. Sunny and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Naperville, Illinois
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Siesta Key, FL 34242
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My family completely enjoys the warm Gulf water and the soft, white sand. No burned feet here! This is our favorite beach in Florida, we can't wait to come back.

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here 30 years ago. Still a beautiful town and beach, but a bit more crowded. Sunny and cooler days, many restaurants and great walking.

Thank kawp424
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were so looking forward to spending time on the beach but with the dead fish and horrid smell from the bacteria even walking the beach was not enjoyable. I hope to come back when we can actually spend time in the ocean.

1  Thank Robb K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our last night here in Siesta Key. We always stay at a condo on Crescent beach which is the private beach part of Siesta key public beach. Much less crowded. We never do much in the ocean except cool off. We were here...More

1  Thank Douglas K
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We stopped near Crescent Beach at Point of rocks for some of the best shell hunting! We founf several shells all by the recommendation of our waitress at Captain Curts! So amazing!

1  Thank سفيان م
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

At Aug 9 2018 red tide is at this beach. Some dead fish, and smells bad with dark water. It is recommended not to swim. Other reviews being posted about beaches in the Sarasota area which are saying everthing is wonderful are being posted by...More

4  Thank J M
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We were hoping the red tide/algae problem would have passed by now. While there are not as many dead creatures as a few days ago, they are still there. The water is an ugly green yellow, there are shiny silver bodies in the sand about...More

2  Thank Jesse E
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I have been going to this beach for the last 32 years. It is very laid back and quiet beach to visit.

1  Thank Kathy W
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I wish people who post would actually post the dates they are showing in their photos. My husband and I were on the Beach Friday , Sat and Sun and today Aug 6 2018 The beach was clean no dead fish in water or on...More

Thank roeder6464
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Stay away from the area. If you have respiratory issues you should not go. Do not swim in the water.

1  Thank Melissa R
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July 19, 2018|
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Response from Mortgageman9000 | Reviewed this property |
Not bad when I was there, but can change daily
July 16, 2018|
Response from RaceTravel | Reviewed this property |
No. There was no seaweed in the water when we were there. Nice water.