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Summer 2023 Senior Vacation Guide for Englewood Beach, Florida

Welcoming summer in Englewood Beach, Florida, offers a golden opportunity for seniors to soak up the sun, stroll along beautiful beaches, and enjoy the friendly, laid-back atmosphere. After an exhilarating experience with Parasail Englewood, our senior visitors may be looking for more laid-back, land-based activities. Here’s a comprehensive guide to help our senior guests have a comfortable and enjoyable vacation.


For your pharmaceutical needs, visit Walgreens on S McCall Rd, which provides friendly and prompt service. Publix Pharmacy at Merchants Crossing is another excellent option. Both pharmacies offer easy prescription refills and a variety of over-the-counter medications.

Walk-In Clinics & Hospitals

Englewood Community Care Clinic offers walk-in services for non-emergency medical needs. For more comprehensive medical care, Englewood Community Hospital is well-equipped to handle a variety of medical concerns and boasts a top-rated emergency department.


Englewood Beach is teeming with dining options. For fresh seafood, don’t miss Farlow’s On The Water. If you’re craving comfort food, try Mango Bistro for their inventive sandwiches and salads. For a sweet treat, stop by Swirls N Curls Ice Cream.

Gift Shops & Convenience Stores

Beach Road Boutique offers an array of beach-themed gifts, clothing, and accessories. For basic needs, 7-Eleven and Publix Super Market at Merchants Crossing have you covered with a variety of groceries, toiletries, and other essentials.

Gas Stops & Rest Stops

Find gas and a quick break at Sunoco on N Indiana Ave. For longer rests with picnic facilities, head to Indian Mound Park or Lemon Bay Park and Environmental Center.

Beach Gear and Rentals

Beach Road Watersports offers a variety of beach gear rentals, including beach chairs and umbrellas. For those who enjoy the water, they also rent kayaks and stand-up paddleboards.


Bus: Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT) provides bus services that cover Englewood Beach and the surrounding area.

Cabs: Local cab companies like Englewood Taxi provide reliable service. You can also use ride-sharing services like Uber or Lyft.

Planes: The nearest major airport is Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, which is about an hour’s drive from Englewood Beach.

Rental Cars: Most major rental car companies have locations at Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport.

Scooters and Beach Mobility: Several local companies, including Scooters Plus and Deck’s Scooter and Golf Car Rentals, offer scooter rentals. Beach Mobility Rentals provides beach-friendly wheelchairs and other mobility aids.

Whether it’s your first visit to Englewood Beach, Florida, or you’re a returning guest, we hope this guide helps make your summer 2023 vacation as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. And remember, no matter your age, Parasail Englewood is ready to take you on an adventure that will provide memories for a lifetime.