Sarasota Guide

Pinky and Scruffy Cottages, Indian Beach – Sarasota Bay

Hello, and welcome to Sarasota’s Indian Beach neighborhood! Here’s just a taster of what you can expect out and about during your vacation.

A sample of Beach Life…


Lido Key Beach – (941) 861-5000, 400 Benjamin Franklin Drive 34236. Sandy beach featuring a concession stand, gift shop & picnic tables, plus a swimming pool.

Siesta Key Beach – (941) 861-5000, 948 Beach Rd 34242. Fine white quartz sand that stays cool plus a playground, tennis courts & year-round lifeguards.

Longboat Key – Public Access (near 3466 Gulf of Mexico Drive). Great access to beach – best just at sunrise!

Coquina Gulfside Park – 2650 Gulf Drive, Bradenton Beach 34217


Boat Tours

Le Barge Tropical Cruise 2 Marina Plaza – Great Relaxing Sunset Cruise (941) 366-6116. Website: LeBarge Tropical Cruises

Paradise Boat Tours 200 Bridge St Bradenton Beach (941) 465-8624. Website: Paradise Boat Tours


Fishing Charters (just three of many!)


Lucky Dawg Fishing Charters: 2576 Hillview St. 34239 “Captain Jack”(941) 587-9852

Siesta Key Fishing Charters: 946 Siesta Dr, Bay Island Park, Siesta Key(727) 641-2665

Tearin’ Em Up! Fishing Charters: Sarasota 34242 “Captain Doug”(941) 587-6150


What’s On – Events in Sarasota

To find out what’s on during your stay, ask us, or visit the following websites for advanced agendas and tickets.

Visit Sarasota
Escape to Sarasota
Sarasota Downtown


Golf Courses… just a handful of many in the area

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Bobby Jones Golf Club 1000 Circus Blvd 7 days 6:30-5:30 Public Course (941) 365-4653

Rolling Green Golf Club 4501 N Tuttle Ave  Private with non-member acc. (941) 355-7621

The Groves Golf Course 3101 Longmeadow Private with non-member acc.(941) 371-0982

Sara Bay Country Club 1011 Willow St 7:30-6:00 (poss. access at times)  (941) 355-7658

Miniature and Practice Golf

Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf, 3815 N. Tamiami Trail  “…featuring waterfalls, caves & live alligators that visitors can feed.”        Mon – Sun 9AM-11PM   (941) 351-6620

Evie’s Family Golf Center 4735 Bee Ridge Road, 60 Station Driving Range, Chipping Green, Putting Green, Golf Lessons, 18-hole Waterfall Adventure Mini-Golf Course, Wiffle Ball . Sun – Thur 8AM-10PM; Weds – Sat 8AM-11PM(941) 377-0990