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Just beautiful

Crescent beach is quieter than Siesta Key beach but just as beautiful. The sand is crystal white... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Maria H
Powder white sand, large beach area, wonderful!

We visit this beach regularly, it's our favorite on Siesta Key. It is well maintained, is never... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Diane L
Sarasota, Florida
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Crescent beach is quieter than Siesta Key beach but just as beautiful. The sand is crystal white and the beauty abounds. Everything from seashells to natural habitat is available. Simply enjoyable!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Maria H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visit this beach regularly, it's our favorite on Siesta Key. It is well maintained, is never over-crowded and is delightful. Get there early in the morning and there are tons of sea-shells to pick up. The water is warm and there are very few...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Diane L
Reviewed 4 days ago

I love to go here but parking is definitely an issue unless you go in the off season or before daylight in the morning.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wyominghikergirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome beach! Soft sand, not crowded. Clear water. Plenty of shells, especially early in the morning.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank raspurgin
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a good beach, with lots of shells on the shore. The parking and entrance to the beach is bit difficult to find. It is public beach access 12 and the road address is 6490 Midnight Pass Road. You can walk and access the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is super nice. Not too crowded. Plenty of shells to find. Awesome sunsets. The sand is white and like a powder.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TheMadDawg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the nicest beach on the 48 states. You can walk for miles along soft, luscious sand and beautiful and clean water.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank joel b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crescent Beach is located on Beach Road, on Siesta Key. Its at the northern end of the main Beach on the Key. Its great during the day time, however we prefer to walk the beach at night as the sun sets. There are a few...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank A8768WImarko
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful beach but next to no parking. The public beach is down the road but this is quieter and nicer. Parking is the challenge. All the access seems to be from the condos.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ron Z
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

One of the finest beaches in the world. We go every year to play tennis and enjoy the fine restaurants. If you have never been to crescent beach in Siesta Key, you should!

Date of experience: November 2018
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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 dueeast49 | Reviewed this property |
No. There was no seaweed in the water when we were there. Nice water.
Travel Forum Posts
Crescent Siesta Key (6 Replies)
What do you guys think of Crescent Siesta Key ? Nice ? Location ? Looking at a 3 BR rental.
August 23, 2011|
Response fromsunfun91344|
You will not be dissapointed. Siesta Key Beach No 1. Crescent beach is the same beach but Private and accessible by renting from a condo. Siesta Key Beach is crowded during season but close to the Village. I like private beach with a short drive or cab or Johnies Beach rides;
Syracuse, Indiana
wheelchair access (3 Replies)
Does anyone know of a condo with wheelchair access and roll in shower on or near Crescent Beach?
January 01, 2014|
Response fromkbrown9|
thank you. this one is booked all winter. but i will look for more like this.
Columbus, Ohio
Crescent Villas, Crescent Beach (3 Replies)
We are renting a condo the third week in June, does anyone know anything about the Crescent Beach area such as attractions, restaurants, shopping? Thanks.
May 10, 2007|
Response fromhart1|
Barefoot Landing, Restaurant Row, Tanger Outlets, Colonial Mall, Wal-Mart, Crescent Beach is good location in NMB