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Address: 8600 Estero Blvd, Bonita Beach, Fort Myers Beach, FL 46307
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+1 219-663-3256

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Go when the tide is low!

This is a great place to take your dog, but not much room to maneuver when the tide is up. The water is really nice there and the dogs and the owners have a great time.

Reviewed 18 February 2017
Ajax, Canada

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Boca Raton, Florida, United States
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

On advice from a friend, we visited Dog Beach late in the afternoon to watch the sunset. It was beautiful!

Thank HuniGram3
Davenport, Florida
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We never actually made it to the dog beach. It was high tide and we would have had to walk through a quarter mile of standing water to get to the beach. Someone coming out said that there was little sand for the dogs to play on. Would probably be great for water dogs such as a lab that like... More 

Thank samdarella
Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped to look at this beach on a afternoon drive. Free parking & a short walk to the beach which didn't have much sand more a silty mud. Unfortunately between the car park & the beach was a large pool which you had to paddle through & some of the dogs we're peeing in it...not nice. All the people had... More 

Thank broggy57
Halifax, Nova Scotia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 504 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Things are going to the dogs when the only place Fido can freely frolick is a small stretch of mostly mud at the bottom end of Lover's Key. If you want a really stinky, wet and muddy dog to get in your car this is the place to do it.

Thank maritimeexplorer
Naples, Florida
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of friendly dogs and a few not too friendly. The sand bar creates a real fun place for the dogs to romp, swim, and run with other dogs.

Thank Debbie W
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We visit Doggy Beach every year. I love animals and the dogs have so much fun out there and it is truly entertaining for the people visiting.

Thank Beverly G
Overland Park, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 592 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I should be embarrassed to say that we drove almost three days each way to take our golden to a beach. I picked Fort Myers Beach primarily because of the off-leash beach. I really wanted to see my dog in the surf. Even in Kansas we have lakes with great dog-friendly beaches, so just getting wet wasn't the point. This... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This was a great place to take our dogs for they day. We took 5 dogs and had a blast. After entry we did off leash.

Thank specalkay20
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
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3 reviews
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Nothing like watching dogs playing together and enjoying themselves off leash! I brought a long rope and just dragged it behind my little fur baby, eventually let him off and he stayed right with me, got to play with other dogs and play in the water! Nice and clean, lots of people without dogs too!!

Thank SamlovesCuba
Ajax, Canada
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64 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is a great place to take your dog, but not much room to maneuver when the tide is up. The water is really nice there and the dogs and the owners have a great time.

Thank gayle054

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