Lido Beach Park

Lido Beach Park is a beautiful, scenic beach on the Gulf. Mangroves and naturalized areas make this beach park feel rustic. The unbeatable views from this public beach are what make it stand out on the SunCoast as an ideal spot to relax.

Lido Beach Park

Lido Beach Park offers beautiful sand and surf just west of Bird Key along the Gulf of Mexico. Parking is freely available nearby with pathways to walk and picnic tables to grab a bite. Access the park at the intersection of Ben Franklin Drive and John Ringling Boulevard. Many hotels and accommodations nearby provide easy access along with transportation to the park.


Park Location

  • 400 Benjamin Franklin Dr,
    Sarasota, FL 34236


  • 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Park GPS Coordinates

  • Lattidude: 27.311232436615878
  • Longitude: -82.57703691655553

Lido Beach Map


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Lido Beach Park Rentals

Concessions places offer umbrellas, beach chairs, and other rentals. Gift shops nearby have sunscreen and other small amenities. Beach wheelchairs are available at no cost year-round to transport from parking areas to the shore.

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Lido Beach Park Amenities

Seabreeze Cafe offers refreshments and treats for beachgoers. On the menu are hot dogs, burgers, fries, and even fish tacos. Feel free to even call in the order right from a beach chair.

Lido Beach FAQ

A: Lido Beach Concession Stand at the nearby Lido Beach offers food and drinks. Other nearby places offer food but not on the beach itself at South Lido Beach Park.