Riverfront Park

Sanctuary Cove’s beautiful Riverfront Park – Nestled along the banks of the Manatee River is a beach where you can truly relax in our Adirondack chairs and pass your time reading, sun bathing, or just conversing with friends. There is a riverside kayak launch, perfect for easy access to endless miles of adventures on the river and extending to the Gulf. In addition, we offer a permanent storage solution to take the hassle out of your kayaking expeditions. You’ll find a trove of fishing coves for stalking your favorite coastal and freshwater gamefish. And, when you return with the day’s catch come and enjoy the fully furnished patio amenity for your picnic or a festive gathering. To top it all off, we even have golf cart parking available to make your journey to and from the beach a breeze!


Picture this: Paddling along the Manatee River enjoying the sun’s warmth on your back on a crisp morning. Feeling a sense of tranquility while you coast through the Sarasota mangroves. Embracing the serenity of the water and wildlife that comes along it. Thriving peacefully with the picture-perfect ecosystem. This can be your every day if you live at Sanctuary Cove. Anyone of our residents can begin their next kayaking adventure easily with our riverside kayak launch and permanent storage place. Here, you can unwind and start your expedition without the bother of hauling your aquatic equipment. We have made it easy for you and your loved ones to experience the surrounding environment.

Interactive Waterways Map