Award-winning beaches, warm weather year-round and fun-filled theme parks make the Sunshine State one of the top destinations for family vacations.
So, grab a towel and get your own little piece of paradise with a vacation rental on one of these top 5 family friendly beaches in Florida.
Often overlooked for Miami, Fort Lauderdale offers several amazing family friendly beaches, depending on the type of beach you’re looking for. If building sand castles on Deerfield or having fun on Pompano Beach isn’t enough for your little clan, head to the Everglades National Park for some great time outdoors.
Miami is known for glitzy nightlife but it’s also a vacation mecca for families. If your kids crave some adventure, head to the Miami Beach Botanical Garden and hike through mangroves while enjoying unique wildlife. Those vacationing with small children will appreciate the safe swimming options the Biscayne Bay offers.
Whether you’re looking for a relaxing beach getaway or a family vacation filled with activities, Marco Island has it all. Rent stand up paddle board or kayaks, head on a shelling excursion, sailing, swimming or the mangrove jungles tour, the choice is all yours.
Families visiting this gorgeous beach destination will appreciate a wide array of activities such as the beach, go-kart tracks, water park, parasailing, the Marine Science Center, and the planetarium. From little vacationers to retired grandparents there’s something for everyone on the beautiful Daytona Beach.
Including the neighboring islands of Sanibel and Captiva, Fort Myers offers long stretches of sugar-sand beaches with entertaining attractions and historical sites perfect for fun-filled family getaways without crowds.