Bonita Springs Beaches

Barefoot Beach Preserve County Park

Barefoot Beach Preserve is a sanctuary for gopher tortoises and the human spirit. Its habitat provides nesting sites for turtles during the summer time and a great place for fisherman because of its many species of fish. Barefoot Beach is located off Bonita Beach Road on Lely Barefoot Blvd. To get to the beach you have to drive through a beautiful community.

  • Hours are from 8 a.m. to Sundown
  • Local Phone Number: (239) 252-4000
  • Parking is Available for $8.00 per car (all day)
  • Handicapped Accessible: Beach Wheelchair Access
  • 1 Mile Nature Trail
  • Public Restroom and Showers are Available
  • Picnic Area and a Concession are located where equipment may also be rented
  • Food and Drink available for Purchase

Bonita Beach Park

Located on the northern tip of Bonita Beach Road, this beautiful beach is recognized for its unique colorful sunsets almost every evening.

  • Hours are from Dawn to 9 p.m., 7 days a week
  • Public Restrooms are Available
  • Shelters with Tables and Grills are Available
  • Playground
  • Volleyball Court
  • Parking is available for $2.00 (per hour)

Little Hickory Island Beach Park

Located off Little Hickory Island, a great place for surf fishing and has an amazing view of the Gulf of Mexico.

  • Hours are from Sunrise to Sunset
  • Public Restrooms are Available
  • Parking is available for $1.00 (per hour)
  • Shelters
  • Picnic Tables

Bonita Beach Dog Park

Bonita Beach Dog Park is located on the outside edge of Lover’s Key State Park along the Fort Myers/Bonita Springs line. Also know as an off-leash beach to let your dog run free and play with many other dogs in the shallow, calm water of the Gulf of Mexico.

  • Hours are from Dawn to Dusk, 7 Days a Week
  • No Restrooms and Running Water Available
  • For more information about the rules for your dog, please contact (239) 229-0649
  • It is mandatory to pick up after your dog