Beach & Water Activities

An Island is Defined as Being Surrounded by Water

Palm Island Resort is defined as being surrounded by sunshine.

Swimming Pools and The Beach

Swimming is available from graceful soft-sand beaches to 5 swimming pools located throughout the Resort. beach-and-pool-area

Guided Kayak & Paddleboard Tours

Our Certified Master Naturalist, will guide your kayak tour and explore the Estuaries and all the wildlife it has to offer, from crabs and birds to possible dolphin and manatee sightings.

You will paddle and have fun while learning all about the Indians and the history of the area. This is the Ultimate Florida Backwater Adventure! For the more adventurous and guided eco-friendly kayak excursions, our Activities Coordinator may reserve a time for a guided tour. Contact our Concierge Department for more information: 941.830.8460

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Recreational Rentals and Activities

If you would like to explore the waterways by yourself, paddleboards and kayaks are available for rental at our Recreation Center at Coconut’s Cafe. Other ways to explore our island include guided nature walks, scavenger hunts, or enjoy our Yoga on the Beach!

A woman on a paddleboard approaching private beaches of an island.


Florida Beach Vacations

An Island is Defined as Being Surrounded by Water,
Palm Island is Defined as Being Surrounded by Sunshine

Casual walks along the sea shore offer the opportunity to find that special shell or watch spectacular sunsets. Guests can swim in one of our five heated pools or play tennis on one of our 11 courts. We also offer activities for children, including two playground areas, nature walks, family scavenger hunts, sand castle building contests, arts & crafts or storytime with Red Beard,Palm Island Resorts own pirate.

Some of Our Favorite Memories & Ideas for Your Trip to Palm Island Beach: Sunbathing. Shelling. Watching the Sun set. Picnics with friends and family. Star gazing all night. Building a sand castle. Kite flying contests. A relaxing massage. A stroll down the shell-crushed pathways. Bike ride to an uninhabited retreat down the beach… Create your memories at Palm Island!

Scenic beach view near Florida beach house rentals.