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Fort De Soto Park

3500 Pinellas Bayway S, Tierra Verde, FL 33715-2529
+1 727-582-2267
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“north beach” (287 reviews)
“dog beach” (174 reviews)
“fishing pier” (89 reviews)
3500 Pinellas Bayway S, Tierra Verde, FL 33715-2529
+1 727-582-2267
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Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely breathtaking beach...and also a doggie beach for your furry companion. Great place to come for a day

Thank astridforman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fort De Soto Park is natural Florida beaches at its finest. No hotels. No condos. Just a concession stand, a pier, a fort, dog park and parking lot. No commercial business at all. You can also take a ferry to the Egmont Key Lighthouse. Dolphins...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second time visiting this park. The first time we camped, rented kayaks and bikes, explored the fort, and relaxed on the beach. This time we had our own kayaks and did some fishing, explored the fort, and walked on one of the...More

Thank TNTraveler0425
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the largest park within the Pinellas Park System. It is a park of natural beauty. Fort DeSoto is made up of five interconnected islands. It includes 3 miles of beautiful white sand beaches, a 800 foot long boat launching facility, 15 picnic shelters,...More

Thank beercave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent all day discovering the area. We visited the historical Fort then rode bikes on a great paved trail, 5 miles for us. I think total trail is 6.5. Several great white sand beach areas. Plenty of restrooms/changing areas as well as playground areas and...More

Thank jsrd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beach has all amenities, costs 5$ to enter, it there is good parking, n amazing dog beach, warm water and baby powder sand. Love this place.

Thank Debbi G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't know what to expect and was so happy with our family adventure! Playing in the waves, watching the birds, looking for shells and watching the kite surfers was exactly what I didn't know I wanted :)

Thank LittleKings
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love coming here. The water is warm and clear. Today, we could even see little fish in the shallow waves! There are lots of wide open beaches with life guards and snack bars. Or, you can find a quiet little spot in the trees...More

Thank RESWill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A treasure of a county park. Soft white sand beaches, crystal blue clean, warm water and protected estuaries. There is a place to rent umbrellas and chairs as well as a snack/food bar at the North beach. What a discovery. What a wonderful living argument...More

Thank LaFuch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fishing, boating, camping, biking, kayaking, sunbathing, sightseeing. Amazing, beautiful park with endless activities for everyone. Lots of parking, restrooms and snack shops. The Fort itself is worth the visit.

Thank Steven M
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Tara M
17 June 2017|
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Response from Motion22 | Reviewed this property |
I did not see a rental shop
16 June 2017|
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Response from PatFlUsa | Reviewed this property |
July weather is going to be Hot and humid everywhere in Florida. The fire pit is $3/ night or you can buy one there for $28.99 and keep it or bring your own - its just an aluminum bucket.
23 May 2017|
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Response from osprey04 | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen any place that rents poles but If you google it that's the best way to find a place if they rent them sorry I couldn't help more