RV Resort in Palmetto, FL
Small Town Feel Near City Attractions

Fisherman’s Cove RV Resort in Palmetto, FL, is situated along the state’s stunning Gulf Coast and is just 25 minutes from downtown St. Petersburg, Bradenton, Sarasota, Anna Maria Island and miles upon miles of beautiful coastline. Although we’re close to metropolitan areas with access to culture, restaurants, shopping, and theme parks, our friendly, peaceful RV community in Palmetto lets you slow things down a notch.

Enjoy our shaded walking paths beneath majestic oaks and swaying palms, or take in the view of Terra Ceia Bay from our fishing pier. Our private launch makes it easy to enjoy the calm bay waters in your canoe, kayak, or boat. We’re also less than three miles from Terra Ceia Preserve State Park, featuring a nearly 2,000-acre oasis of mangroves, hiking trails, and waterways.

Luxurious RV Resort in the Heart of Paradise – near St. Petersburg, Tampa, Sarasota, Bradenton & Anna Maria Island

The view from retirement has never looked better. When you make Fisherman’s Cove RV Resort in Palmetto your new home, you’ll be in close proximity to all that the spectacular Gulf Coast of Florida has to offer. From relaxed beach towns to dazzling city lights, you’re just a short drive from it all.

From Fisherman’s Cover RV Resort, you can explore:


Less than 10 minutes south and just across the beautiful Manatee River from our RV resort in Palmetto, the understated city of Bradenton offers a little bit of everything. Featuring pristine beaches such as Bradenton Beach and the beloved Anna Maria Island, Bradenton also boasts award-winning restaurants, breweries, and nearby outlet shopping. Sports enthusiasts can take in a Pittsburgh Pirates spring training game at LECOM park as they play other famous major league teams like the Marlins, Red Sox, and Blue Jays.

Anna Maria Island

Anna Maria Island

Perhaps one of the greatest gems you’ll discover when living at Fisherman’s Cove RV Resort is the nearby Anna Maria Island. A true gem of the Sarasota-Bradenton area, this barrier island consists of seven miles of largely undeveloped white sand shoreline that include the pristine Bean Point, Holmes Beach, and Coquina Beach. Endless opportunities await for biking, kayaking, snorkeling, and dolphin boat tours. You can also stroll the quaint, laidback downtown area lined with galleries, restaurants, and mid-century bungalows. But no matter how you spend your time on Anna Maria Island, be sure to take in the sunset at the edge of Anna Maria’s iconic fishing pier.


Continue north from St. Petersburg about 15 minutes and discover all the city attractions of Tampa. Busch Gardens, the Florida Aquarium, and historic Ybor City are just a few of the draws of this bustling hot spot. Wander along Bayshore Boulevard in South Tampa and take in the views of the Bay, then sample from any of the nearby eateries and shop in Hyde Park.
Tampa Bay

St. Petersburg

A quick 25-minute drive north over the stunning Sunshine Skyway Bridge brings you to beautiful St. Petersburg, nestled between the Gulf of Mexico and Tampa Bay. Stroll the waterfront downtown streets to enjoy incredible dining, shopping, and art. St. Pete is home to the world-renowned Salvador Dali Museum and a unique glass sculpture collection by Dale Chihuly. Sports enthusiasts can take in a Tampa Bay Rays pro baseball game while beach bums make their way to St. Pete Beach and Treasure Island.


Sarasota is situated less than a half-hour south of our RV resort in Palmetto, Florida. Sarasota is a true paradise for anyone who loves fishing, boating, or simply taking in the open water. Sail, motor, or paddle to one of the area’s many premier fishing spots like Longboat Key and Siesta Key. If you’d rather have your feet on dry land, tour the area’s many historic fishing piers. Sarasota County is also home to some of the most dazzling shorelines in the nation, including Lido Beach, Caspersen Beach, and Siesta Beach. 

Sarasota, Florida

Whether you become a permanent resident of our RV resort, or you decide to make us your annual retreat from those northern winters, you’ll fall in love with everything our resort and the surrounding areas have to offer:



Adventure out on your own or hire one of the many local fishing charters to explore the mangroves and pristine salt waters of Terra Ceia Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. From trout and snook to grouper and tarpon, these waters are teeming with catches for sportsmen and amateurs alike. You can even check out the famous Skyway Fishing Pier State Park, located across the Bay from our RV resort.



Bring your clubs because there are a few things Florida is known for – sunshine, more sunshine, and golf. Our RV resort is minutes from award-winning golf courses like Terra Ceia Bay Country Club, Buffalo Creek Golf Course, and Palmetto Pines Golf Course.



Our RV resort is just a short drive from some of the best beaches in the nation. Take in the white sand and warm blue waters of the Gulf at Anna Maria Island, Bean Point, St. Pete Beach, Holmes Beach, and so many more.



All within 25 miles of us, you’ll find many places to explore with family, friends and also your pets. Visit our “Discover The Cove” page for a few highlights. 

Join on-site fishing experts from FishLikeUs.com for a remarkable fishing experience! By reserving a private fishing lesson or kayak fishing charter you’ll learn the tips and tricks to fishing the saltwater with Captain Erik, first-hand. Bait, gear, and filet of fish provided!

To find out more about all there is to discover at and around Fisherman’s Cove RV Resort in sunny Palmetto, Florida, call (941) 729-3685 or contact us to book your stay.