Sunny Isles Beach sits on top of a barrier island, surrounded by gorgeous waterways. It’s the perfect escape for people who love the wind, sun, salt spray, and sand--and a quite a few lucky residents escaped there permanently! You and your dog will love a visit to this island paradise. Don’t worry about a thing here, since Sunny Isles Beach is well served with eight veterinary clinics within easy driving distance on the mainland! For dog-friendly dining, turn to Timo--a casual Italian/seafood restaurant with wood fired pizzas and fresh, local ingredients!
While dogs aren’t allowed inside the community center in the Pelican Community Park, there’s plenty to do outside! Walk the park or let your leashed dog lead you wherever their nose takes them!
Wrap up the day with ocean views over dinner at Caracol Restaurant. Enjoy seafood and Latin fusion cuisine at a dog-friendly outdoor table. If you’d rather get breakfast, Caracol Restaurant’s daily breakfast buffet is prized!
When sunny days in Sunny Isles Beach give way to nights, don’t worry. Your dog can join you at Sole on the Ocean, Sunny Isles Beach, a highly acclaimed hotel with gorgeous views and a bow-WOW pet policy! Before you know it, the sun will be out over Sunny Isles Beach again!
Golden Beach in Sunny Isles Beach is a gorgeous place to spend the day. Take your dog to Heritage Park for the most fun in the neighborhood! This park features walking paths, a playground, sports fields, and a picnic space--but the best park is the on site dog park! While leashed dogs are welcome throughout Heritage Park, step into the dog zone for off leash fun! This pupular destination is full of new friends, so shy dogs may prefer to stay on the bike trails with you! Bring your own water bowl to help your pup cool down, and a toy to play with, as the off leash section is somewhat small.
Central Sunny Isles Beach is a busy neighborhood for dogs! Start your day with a trip to Town Center Park! This small community park features paths for dog-walking, jogging, and biking. You can also head to Gilbert Samson Oceanfront Park for a different experience. This park lets you get out of the city without leaving its comforts. It has charging stations and WiFi throughout the park! It also has incredible views. Finally, if you’ve worked up an appetite, stop at Wolsen Caffe. This Caffe serves breakfast and brunch style classics all day! They have plenty of outdoor tables perfect for a filling meal or relaxing cup of coffee with your dog.
Start your exploration of Eastern Shores with a trip to Pier Park! This simple park is a great place to walk your dog by the water. Bring your own water bowl and keep your pup on leash in the park, and you have the recipe for a great day! If you’re looking for a park with a bit more to do, Eastern Shore’s Gateway Park is a high tech zone for people who love the outdoors AND the Internet! Charge your electronics and enjoy free WiFi inside the park. Gateway Park also has a stage and semi-frequent events, so check ahead if your dog doesn’t love crowds.
Intracoastal Park South is Sunny Isles Beach South’s go to for daytime fun. Bring the whole family to enjoy this park! There are plenty of shaded tables for a relaxing time. The park also features great views of both the water and the high rise hotels which rise dramatically in this part of the town. There’s a playground for kids, and simple paths that will let you work off some of your pup’s energy! This park is great fun for the whole family! You’re going to want to bring your own water and a bowl for your dog, as the drinking fountains are few.