Visitors Information

Parking & On Site Accommodations


The Squadron Grounds are open Monday Through Friday from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Visitors are asked to park outside the Squadron.

Onsite Accommodations

Limited Tent & RV Camping is available on Squadron grounds.

Call the office to reserve a space (941) 388-2355


Close By Off-Site Accommodations

Hotel                                      Distance     Phone #

Holiday Inn-Lido Beach    2.0 miles     941.388.5555

Lido Beach Resort              2.3 miles     941.388.2161

Coquina on the Beach       2.5 miles     941.388.2141

Hotel Indigo                        4.3 miles     941.487.3800

Super 8 Sarasota                6.4 miles     941.549.8840

Area Restaurants

St. Armands Circle is located about a 15 minute walk from the Squadron and boasts a great variety of restaurants of all different types and price levels.


Additionally, the following restaurants are located on City Island:

The Old Salty Dog
1601 Ken Thompson Pkwy
Sarasota, FL 34236
(941) 388.4311

New Pass Grille
1505 Ken Thompson Pkwy
Sarasota, FL 34236
(941) 388.3050

Boatyards and Chandleries

Parts and Supplies

MarineMax Sarasota
1601 Ken Thompson Parkway
Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone: (941) 388.4411

Doug Fisher Performance Sailing
957 N Lime Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237
(941) 951.0189

West Marine
4708 S Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34231
(941) 360.6000


Publix Supermarket
1044 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236-2428

Whole Foods
1451 1st Street
Sarasota, FL 34236

Fueling and Water

For all visiting sailors, fresh water is available at no charge. The water pump is located at the end of the main dock. The Squadron has no fueling facilities but there are two located nearby:

MarineMax Sarasota
1601 Ken Thompson Parkway
Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone: (941) 388.4411

Marina Jacks
Marina: (941) 955.9488