Planning for a week at the beach on 30A means more than sunscreen and swimsuits. From casual clothing to travel must-haves, here is a definitive list to make sure you are well-prepared for your Florida beach vacation. 


  • Casual Clothing – Light, comfortable clothing such as shorts, t-shirts, and sundresses. · Also, bring appropriate clothes for pre-planned activities e.g., tennis, golf. You will need a swimsuit, cover-up, sandals, and a light jacket for cooler nights. 


  • Basic Toiletries – Travel-sized toiletries to save space. Toothbrush, toothpaste, medicine, and sunscreen are among the essentials. Grooming materials, makeup, and a small first aid kit .


  • Pool or Beach Essentials – A beach bag, sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat. Beach towels, chairs, and sand toys. Snorkel gear, a beach umbrella, and a portable speaker for entertainment


  • Beach Safety Essentials – A first aid kit; it should include bandages, antiseptic wipes, pain reliever, whistle or signaling device, beach tent or shelter, aloe vera gel


  • Water Activities Gear – Water shoes for rocky beaches or water sports. Snorkeling or diving gear for exploring underwater. A waterproof phone case or a dry bag to keep electronics safe on the beach.


  • Evening Entertainment – Board games or cards for family game nights; portable grill for beachside BBQs. Marshmallows and skewers for s’mores on the beach bonfire..


  • Eco-Friendly Items – Reusable water bottles and food containers to reduce waste. Eco-friendly sunscreen and toiletry options. Beach cleanup kit – gloves and bags to help keep the coastline pristine.


  • Safety and Security – Get a lock for keeping valuables safe, whether at the beach or the vacation rental. A portable safe for passports, cash, and other critical documents. Have emergency numbers into your phone and your flight plan to a partner or family member.


  • Other Travel-essentials – Electronic gadgets and chargers. A few books as well as beverages and eats. Perfect ways to keep the kid entertained and things for remote work if necessary.


While you are on vacation at the beach, remember the 30A Beach Girls team is still here for you to make the trip unforgettable. To assist you in actioning your trip, contact us today at, or call (850) 849-7455!