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

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Doggy's Piece of Paradise

You must be aware of the tide. There is really only a beach if the tide is out. It is worth working around the tide. The beach is safe and quite a ways through the mangroves so... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 October 2016
slltigger
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Fort Myers, Florida

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dog Beach is a tidal beach that is more acessable at low tide. There were many dogs on the beach that were alllowed to run with no supervision.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

You must be aware of the tide. There is really only a beach if the tide is out. It is worth working around the tide. The beach is safe and quite a ways through the mangroves so there is no chance of your dog getting out on the road. You must keep track of your dog. I know people who... More 

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Bartlett, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

very clean and friendly place for dogs and there owners. After two weeks away from home my wife needed a dogie fix and this was the spot. they have dog poop pickup bags if you need them and a place to put them. A good place to take your dog or get a your I miss my dog' dogie fix

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Naples, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Most dog owners wish they had access to more beach areas to allow their pups to frolic and swim. This area of Dog Beach is very small, and very crowded on weekends. The only designated area to "legally" allow your dog to enjoy some beach time for 50 miles in any direction. Some owners will just set up some chairs... More 

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Naples, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Although it's a great idea not everybody cleans up after there dogs, besides that it's fun to watch the dogs play in the water. Gets really busy on weekends and no refreshments offered but it's free to get in

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Drove 2 hours west from Pembroke Pines area to this beach to take my Pug puppy and my 6 yr old Puggle. We went with some friends and packed coolers and beach tents to spend the day since we drove quite a bit to get there. Once we arrived we realized that this area is a tidal flat meaning it... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

My puppy had a blast and we loved that this beach was off leash. It was very busy on a Sunday, which for me was good because that just meant more dogs for mine to play with. Everyone was friendly. I would recommend.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This beach is so great because you can enjoy the sun and water WITH your dog. The only negative is that there are some dogs who are aggressive towards people/dogs and should not be off leash. There is no way to regulate who comes and goes and who cleans up after their dog.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

if ppl only got along off their leashes as well as the dogs do.........we have a 100# pit bull as gentle as can be got along with all the ankle biter lil dogs well also,,,,,,,,great place for dogs to enjoy water/sand/sun/association with other dogs.........

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This is the only dog beach I know of I been here yearssss ago I remember my dog having fun but the thing is I didn't and still don't trust other ppl and there dog I won't take my dog here for this reason even tho I would love to and sure he'd love it as well I just remember... More 

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