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Sun-Soaked Fun – Check out Manatee Public Beach

Planning a visit to Anna Maria Island? You’re in for a treat, especially if you’re a beach enthusiast. Manatee Public Beach, often fondly referred to as Manatee Beach or Manatee Beach Park, is one of the island’s most beloved destinations, promising a delightful mix of sun-soaked relaxation and exhilarating ocean adventures. If you’re ready to soak up the sun, let’s dive into what this enchanting beach park has to offer.

Discover Manatee Public Beach

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Manatee Public Beach, situated among the picturesque Manatee County beaches, is the quintessential coastal paradise that welcomes visitors with open arms. As you step onto its soft, powdery sands, you’ll feel like you’ve entered a serene haven, far removed from the hustle and bustle. Known as one of the most popular Manatee County beaches in Florida, this beach park beckons with its pristine beauty and family-friendly amenities.

Beach Essentials at Manatee Beach

Getting ready for a day of beach bliss is a breeze at Manatee Beach. Once you’re settled, picnic areas with convenient grills make it easy to enjoy a delightful beachside meal. Embrace your competitive side with volleyball matches on the courts provided, a perfect way to have fun in the sun. There is parking at the beach for the public, but it is limited to about 400 spaces. There is a planned 3 story parking garage open to the public that will be built over this existing lot.

Nature’s Playground

The allure of Manatee Beach lies not only in its white sands but also in the mesmerizing Gulf of Mexico waters. Its crystal-clear blue waves invite you for a refreshing dip, while the gradual slope into the water ensures that even the littlest beachgoers can enjoy safely. The beach’s calm waves make it perfect for swimming, wading, or simply basking in the coastal waters.

There’s a chance you could get lucky and see a manatee or dolphins from the beach. If you absolutely NEED to see a manatee, book a boat tour or head over to one of the piers in the morning.

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Fun Activities and More at Manatee Public Beach

If you’re in the mood for a little adventure, try your hand at fishing from the pier that extends into the ocean. Lifeguards are also on duty, ensuring the safety of all beach visitors. Manatee Public Beach is not just a place; it’s an experience that offers relaxation, play, and the sheer joy of being surrounded by the beauty of nature.

Hurricane Hanks – Make a Pit Stop Before or After the Beach

After all the beachside excitement, hunger is sure to strike. And that’s where Hurricane Hanks comes to the rescue. Situated conveniently close to Manatee Beach, our restaurant is your oasis of flavor and relaxation. Whether you’re craving a mouthwatering lunch, a hearty dinner, or simply a refreshing drink, our casual yet upscale ambiance perfectly complements the beachy atmosphere.

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Manatee Public Beach, known by various names including Manatee Beach, Manatee Beach Park, and a gem among the Manatee County beaches in Florida, is a haven for beach lovers seeking relaxation and joy. Whether you’re splashing in the gentle waves, engaging in beach sports, or soaking in the stunning ocean views, Manatee Beach offers an experience like no other. And when it’s time to refuel, Hurricane Hanks awaits, ready to serve up delicious meals and drinks.

So pack your sunscreen, gather your beach gear, and embark on an unforgettable day of sun, sand, and smiles on Anna Maria Island!


Last updated February 06, 2023

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