Lee County Beaches
Lee County, on Southwest Florida Gulf Coast, has many great beaches that let you enjoy the warmth of the sun, the smell of the Gulf of Mexico, the many watersports, the thrill of boating, or just plain relaxing and enjoying the fabulous sunshine that is available almost every day in Southwest Florida. We compiled a list of Lee County beaches — listed from the border to Collier County to Charlotte County, Florida.
Bonita Beach Park
Located at the west end of Bonita Boulevard at 27950 Hickory Boulevard in Bonita Beach. Concessions, restrooms, picnic tables and showers are available.
Bonita Beach Public Accesses
10 public accesses along Hickory Boulevard north of Bonita Beach Park.
Little Hickory Island Beach Park
Located two miles north of Bonita Beach Boulevard o Hickory Boulevard. There are facilities available such as restrooms, picnic tables and showers.
Lovers Key State Park
Located at the entrance on Black Island, between Bonita Beach and Fort Myers Beach on County Road 865. Restrooms, picnic tables and showers are available.
Fort Myers Beach Public Accesses
Located on numerous beach access points along Estero Boulevard between Flamingo Avenue and Avenue A in Fort Myers Beach.
Lynn Hall Memorial Park
Located at 950 Estero Boulevard, beside Fort Myers Beach Peir. Concessions, restrooms, picnic tables and showers are available.
Bowditch Point Regional Park
Located at 50 Estero Boulevard, at north end of Estero Island, above Fort Myers Beach. Restrooms, picnic tables and showers are available.
Located from Fort Myers Beach, proceed north on San Carlos Road, then west on Summerlin Road; turn south on John Morris Road and follow to beach.
Located along Sanibel Causeway between the mainland and Sanibel Island. Restrooms, picnic tables and showers are available.
Located on Sanibel Island, follow Periwinkle Way to Lindrin Road, turn right and continue for three miles to Dixie Beach Road. Turn right and follow fo one mile to beach. Picnic tables are available.
Lighthouse Beach Park
Located at the east end of Periwinkle Way at the tip of Sanibel Island. Concessions, restrooms and picnic tables are available.
Gulfside City Park
From Sanibel Island, take Periwinkle Way to Casa Ybel Road; follow to Algiers and turn south till it ends at Middle Gulf Drive. Restrooms and picnic tables are available.
Tarpon Bay Road Beach
Located at Tarpon Bay Road at West Gulf Drive on Sanibel Island. Restrooms and picnic tables are available.
From Sanibel Island, proceed north on Sanibel-Captiva Road to Bowman’s Beach Road, then turn south and follow to beach. Restrooms, picnic tables and showers are available.
Lighthouse Beach Park
Located at the south end of Gasparilla Island, at Boca Grande Lighthouse. Restrooms, picnic tables and a visitor center are available.
Gasparilla Island State Park
Gasparilla Island is a barrier island on Florida’s southwest coast. Access to the island is via the Boca Grande Causeway at C.R. 775 and Placida.
Sand Spur Beach
Located at the Gulf Boulevard between Wheeler and 1st Streets in Boca Grande. Picnic tables and restrooms are available.
Boca Grande Public Beach Accesses
Public beach accesses located at certain street ends between 7th and 19th Streets in Boca Grande.
Located at the Blind Pass, just over the bridge onto Captiva Island on gulf side. Restrooms are available.
Located at the end of Captiva Drive on Captiva Island. Restrooms are available.
North Captiva Island
Located between Captiva Island and Cayo Costa Island; accessible via private boat or passenger ferry from Captiva Island, Pine Island, and Boca Grande.
Cayo Costa Island State Park
Located between North Captiva Island and Gasparilla Island; accessible via private boat or passenger ferry from Captiva Island and Boca Grande. Restrooms, picnic tables and showers are available.