Please abide by the following rules while in Palmetto Dunes:

  • Fireworks are prohibited; burning of any kind is prohibited.
  • Parking on the roadway is not permitted. Parking on lawns is not permitted.
  • Towels and/or swimwear are not to be hung on porch railings.
  • Trash bins and trash bags are NOT to be brought roadside. They should remain in the service yard where they will be picked up by waste contractors.
  • Loud music or excessive noise is not tolerated at any time.
  • Motorcycles are not permitted inside the resort. Buses, RV’s, and motorhomes are also not permitted.

For your safety:

  • Automobiles always have the right-of-way. Bicyclists and pedestrians shall both use leisure paths where available. If paths are not available – bicycles are ridden with the traffic; pedestrians face the flow of traffic.
  • If you walk or bike to or from Shelter Cove-please use the leisure trail under the 278 bridge to cross the highway.
  • Do not swim in the lagoon or lakes; alligators may be present.

Protect the wildlife and vegetation by:

  • Crossing the dunes only at designated beach access points.
  • Leaving all live creatures (sand dollars, starfish, etc.) on the beach.
  • Not feeding any animals-if fed they become dependent, aggressive and most must be killed.
  • Not using lights on or adjacent to the beach during the evening from May – October so Loggerhead mothers can nest and hatchlings can find their way to the ocean; please do not carry or otherwise help them to the ocean.

For the enjoyment of others:

  • Use only audio devices with headphones outside or in the common areas.
  • Ensure that all individuals do not exceed reasonable noise levels.
  • Pick up after your pets on the beach and common areas.