Coquina Beach

Coquina Beach is often the less traveled beach on Anna Maria Island, it is part of Bradenton Beach. It is the last beach on the island before crossing the bridge into Longboat Key. With all its amenities, beautiful views, and peaceful laid back atmosphere, it’s a popular place to spend the day. Pack a lunch, or grab a bite at the Coquina Beach Cafe’.

Coquina Beach is also the perfect spot to lay down a blanket and watch the most beautiful sunsets you’ll ever see!

If you get adventurous, and enjoy sightseeing or want to see some native birds, cross the street and take an adventure in the Leffis Key Preserve which has panoramic views of Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.

The beach is open from sunrise to midnight, unless it is otherwise posted, or there are special allowance permits.


  • Beach
  • Benches
  • Bike Racks
  • Changing Cabanas
  • Concessions
  • Games Tables
  • Gift Shop
  • Grills
  • Lifeguards on Duty
  • Multi-Purpose Trail (paved)
  • Parking is free • Pavilions Most pavilions are equipped with grills and picnic tables. Reservations can be made online or by calling (941) 742-5923.
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playgrounds
  • Recycle Containers
  • Restrooms
  • Shower (outside)
  • Trash Receptacles
  • Trolley Stop (Free Anna Maria Island Trolley)
  • Sand Volleyball
  • Water Fountains
  • Wheelchair (Beach) – first-come, first-served
Coquina Beach

Located at the Southern end of Anna Maria Island, one mile south of 5th Street N., in the City of Bradenton Beach. 2650 Gulf Drive Bradenton Beach, FL 34217

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