3 Incredible Beaches in Fort Myers, Forida

No trip to Fort Myers, Florida, is complete without spending some time on the beach! There are plenty of ways to enjoy fun in the sun in Fort Myers, from exploring a local nature preserve to teeing up at the local golf course. However, a trip to the beach is what makes your Fort Myers vacation truly special.

When staying in one of our Fort Myers vacation rentals, check out at least one of these magnificent beaches!

Lynn Hall Memorial Park

Head just north of the Matanzas Pass Bridge and find Lynn Hall Memorial Park, a family-friendly destination named among the best Fort Myers beaches. This beach offers a little bit of everything, making your day as relaxing or exciting as possible. Enjoy lunch at the sheltered picnic tables and grills, go fishing at the pier or from the shore, or simply wade in the water before rinsing off at the outdoor showers. Though pets aren’t allowed, this beach is excellent for families with kids of all ages. 

You can find Lynn Hall Memorial Park at 950 Estero Boulevard. It’s open to guests every day from dawn until dusk. You can expect to pay a small parking fee when you arrive. 

Pelicans perch on the remnants of a pier in the blue water of a beach
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Crescent Beach

One of the most popular Fort Myers beaches is Crescent Beach, offering breathtaking views and a family-friendly atmosphere. You’ll have 2.25 acres of beachfront park to explore, all with a gorgeous view of the Matanzas Bridge. Stroll along the 400-foot stretch of shoreline or take a dip in the cool water. You can also enjoy the landscaped picnic area, two beach volleyball courts, and four different beach access points. 

Crescent Beach Family Park is located at 1100 Estero Boulevard and welcomes guests from 8 a.m. until dusk. Parking is slightly limited, but two handicap spots are available in the parking lot. Please note that pets are not allowed here. 

a couple walks on the beach at sunset
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Lovers Key State Park

Whether you want to enjoy a romantic evening with your sweetheart or are simply looking for a quiet place to enjoy the sand, Lovers Key State Park is for you. This destination is among the best beaches in Fort Myers, thanks to its panoramic views of the water, minimal crowd levels throughout the year, and untouched nature that is sure to impress. In addition to enjoying the beach, you can also come here to bike or hike on the trails, fish from the beach, or bring a picnic to enjoy near the water. 

Find Lovers Key State Park at 8700 Estero Boulevard. Guests are welcome daily from 8 a.m. until sundown. You’ll be asked to pay a parking fee upon arrival. 

Plan Your Stay

The shores of Fort Myers are waiting for you! Contact the Kathy Nesbit team to plan your perfect beach trip today!

Where to Stay

Whether you only visit one of these beaches or manage to hit all three, you’ll rest assured knowing one of our Fort Myers Beach condo rentals is waiting to welcome you home. Our Fort Myers condo rentals provide everything you may need during your stay, from fully stocked kitchens and high-speed WiFi to flat-screen TVs and convenient parking for multiple cars. Your entire crew will have plenty of room and will only be a short drive away from each of these local beaches. 

Kathy Nesbit Vacations is proud to offer an extensive catalog of Fort Myers Beach house rentals and other properties to suit groups big and small. Contact our team today to learn more about our Fort Myers Beach vacation rentals and to book your trip.