Researching the available beach parking on Siesta Key can be very helpful when planning your next day trip out. Many of Siesta Key’s top beach parks and access points have at least a few parking spots, so even if you plan on heading out to the beach later in the evening, there is an excellent chance that you can find a spot. However, you may end up having to do a little bit of driving to find one.
If you happen to be in a convenient location such as Tropical Breeze Resort in Siesta Key, you can walk or take a bus or taxi to several beach access points and avoid parking issues altogether. Below you will find some information about parking availability on the island’s top beach access points.
Siesta Key Public Beach Parking
Parking at Siesta Key Public Beach at 948 Beach Rd is one of your best bets, as there are hundreds of spaces available. Although you can certainly expect this beach to often be crowded, you’ll be able to find spots available throughout the day, even in the summer.
To avoid having to spend a long time searching for a spot, you’ll want to be sure to arrive earlier in the day, especially if you plan on being out on the beach for several hours. You can also walk to Siesta Beach from many of the vacation rentals on the island.
Turtle Public Beach Parking
Turtle Public Beach at 8628 Turtle Beach Rd also offers about 200 parking spots, and the beach has every amenity you might need for a family outing as well as incredible ocean scenery and wildlife. You can expect this beach to usually be less crowded than Siesta Beach. It is located toward the southern side of Siesta Key, so it’s convenient to access if you’re in the area.
Siesta Key Beach Access #1
Beach Access #1 on Siesta Key is located at 3940 N Shell Road on the north end of the island. Although swimming is not allowed at this access point, it is an ideal spot for fishing or relaxing on the beach. About 9 parking spaces are available here.
Siesta Key Beach Access #4
Beach Access #4 is located at 136 Beach Rd, directly west of Siesta Beach, and this point has a convenient location near Siesta Village and Tropical Breeze Resort with 4 available parking spots.
Siesta Key Beach Access #5
You can find Beach Access #5 at the corner of Ocean Blvd and Beach Road also near Siesta Village, and there are 25 parking spots available here.
Siesta Key Beach Access #7
Beach Access #7 is at 412 Beach Rd and is also near Siesta Village with about 35 parking spaces available.
Siesta Key Beach Access #8
Beach Access #8 is located at 471 Beach Rd with proximity to Tropical Breeze Resort and Siesta Village and about 20 available parking spaces.
Siesta Key Beach Access #9
Beach Access #9 is located at 507 Beach Rd and it is closer to Siesta Beach but still well within walking distance of the village. There are about 20 parking spaces here.
Siesta Key Beach Access #12
Beach Access #12 is near Stickney Point at Midnight Pass Rd and Old Stickney Point Rd and it offers about 25 available parking spaces, at a more exclusive location.