Location: 26811 South Tamiami Trail | Bonita Springs, FL 34134
The sun is shining, the breeze is warm, and the seashells are rolling in on the gentle Gulf of Mexico surf. Southwest Florida beaches are open! We know you’re looking forward to feeling that white, powder-soft sand between your toes. And we’ll be here to welcome you to our family-friendly beaches when you arrive.
Our beautiful beaches have something for everyone. Some beaches on our barrier islands offer quiet, pristine nature in city, county, and state parks, while others offer family fun and nightlife with beachfront cafes that offer food and drinks, live music, and even a game of volleyball.
Those who love Southwest Florida beaches have been eager to get out for a little vitamin sea and are excited about visiting the beach parks and preserves.
We’re happy to report that Southwest Florida beaches, beach accesses, beach parking lots, and beach parks’ public restrooms are all open during regular hours.
Lee County’s beach parks and beach accesses are open.
The Lee County Sheriff’s Office may assist with monitoring and educating the public at county beaches. County staff is assigned to clean all parking pay machines. Beachgoers should continue to follow CDC guidelines to keep themselves and others safe.
These amenities are also open in Lee County:
Staff may be onsite to help encourage people to follow CDC guidelines, including social distancing. For more information about Lee County beaches and parks, visit Lee County Parks and Recreation.
Beaches and all City-owned and operated parking lots are open:
Lee County-operated Causeway Islands Beaches and Bowman’s Beach parking lots, as well as Captiva Island and other Lee County beach parks and accesses, are also open. For more information about Sanibel, visit City of Sanibel updates.
Beach parks, beach accesses, and parking are all open to the public on Fort Myers Beach. To stay updated, visit Town of Fort Myers Beach updates.
Collier County beaches are open. If you don’t have a Collier County or City of Naples beach parking sticker, you may purchase a daily parking pass or pay hourly. For more information, visit Collier County’s COVID-19 page.
Beachcombers should continue to practice social distancing and avoid large groups. For specific information about beach parks in Collier County, visit Collier County’s Beaches page.
The City of Naples beaches and beach parking lots are open. Beachgoers should continue following CDC guidelines: practice social distancing, avoid gathering in large groups, wash your hands frequently, and stay at home as much as possible. For details about Naples beaches, visit Naples Beach info. For additional information, visit the City of Naples COVID-19 updates.
Marco Island city-owned pedestrian beach accesses are open. Social distancing guidelines must be followed. The accesses near Marriott’s Crystal Shores hotel and Madeira condominium are open from sunrise to sundown.
Marco Island’s city-owned beaches, beach accesses, and parking lots are open. For more information and frequently asked questions, visit Marco Island COVID-19 information.
Southwest Florida boasts many beautiful state parks. All parks are open during their regular hours. These four are most popular for their gorgeous beaches and pristine natural environments:
Follow social distancing guidelines and limit group sizes. For current information about the status of Florida’s state parks, visit Florida State Parks’ safety updates.
To keep our guests and team members safe as we proceed through Phase Three of reopening Florida’s beaches and businesses, we continue to follow the CDC’s recommended safety guidelines. Check our Guest Safety page to find out what else we do to ensure guests’ and the Royal Shell team’s safety. Also visit our COVID-19 Update page for current information.
Have you been dreaming about a beach getaway? We’re taking reservations now and our vacation properties are filling up fast. Contact us and book your stay today. We can’t wait to see you on our sunny Southwest Florida beaches!