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Recent Mexico Beach reviews

  • Beautiful views

    "My friends and I spent a week enjoying this lovely place. The beach house was comfortable and cozy, we didn't want for anything. We enjoyed the easy beach access, spent hours on the beach, shelling and playing in the water. Loved that it was not crowded very peaceful and relaxing. The views from the deck were awesome. Most relaxing vacation I've had in a Lon time."
    Guest: Carolyn Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: April 8, 2015
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  • Virginia , From Burleson, Texas.. Spring Break 2015

    "My husband and I spent a week in this amazing condo, the pictures posted are true and beyond. As soon as we walked in the condo we felt like we were at home. Amazing colors and the view is perfect. Perfect location close to everything you need, Killer Seafood across street, along with grocery store in walking distant. Mexico Beach is very nice and layed back, love this place. The weather was perfect. had morning walks with the grandkids. And slept with the windows open at night, to sound of crashing waves..much need break from life.. OUR FAMILY WILL BE COMING BACK.. Love it."
    Guest: Virginia Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 16, 2015
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  • Loved this place and the view..................

    "Great place to stay. Furnished nicely. Lots of steps and that is a good. Rental agency really easy to work with and available whenever I called. Well outfitted. Very clean. Quiet beach."
    Guest: Lorene M. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: May 16, 2015
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  • The Name Says it All!

    "Our family spent a week at "No Worries" over Easter break, and a great time was had by all! My kids (5 and 8) loved the fact that they had their own bedroom with a bunk bed, a couch and a TV with a DVD player. When we first arrived, they thought they'd watch a movie every night before bed, but they were so tired from hanging out at the beach everyday that they were only able to stay awake for a movie one night! The house itself is very roomy. The rooms aren't huge, but they are plenty big. My brother-in-law, his wife and their newborn stayed in the Master Bedroom. That had plenty of room for the pack-n-paly plus has it's own private bathroom. We only used the 4th bedroom to store our coolers and other belongings. We liked the fact that the Living/Dinning/Kitchen were all one big area, and the “Sun Room” was accessible via two large patio doors. It made it nice that we could all hang out there in the morning or after a long day at the beach. We could be making dinner and/or cocktails, while the kids drew at the dinning room or patio table while the others relaxed on the couch or Adirondack chairs. The “Sun Room” was especially nice in the mornings and evenings to just kick back and relax in while reading a book and/or listening to the surf. The deck was nice too, although we didn't us it as much as I thought we would. I guess being at the beach most of the day made it unnecessary to hang out there. Over all it was a very nice and relaxing week at “No Worries”. The house isn't the Taj Mahal, but for the price it shouldn't be! Nor did I want it to be! I am sure there are more luxurious places in Mexico Beach, but for us, it was perfect. I sure wouldn't want to take the kids someplace where I'd be “WORRIED” about their every move! We would definitely stay at “No Worries” again!"
    Guest: Patrick H. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 21, 2015
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Mexico Beach Travel Tips

Mexico Beach is a small coastal community located 20 miles east of Panama City Beach along the Florida Panhandle on the "Forgotten Coast." It's a serene destination on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico and offers the small-town atmosphere you're looking for in a relaxing tropical getaway. Mexico Beach is considered a "secret" vacation spot among families and some have been coming here for generations.

Nature's beauty is preserved and the beaches are full of life in Mexico Beach. Visitors can head out for some shopping or dining and hike through parks and conservancies during their stay. If you want to see the dolphins play at sunset, Mexico Beach is the place to do it. The most favorite pasttime among visitors and locals is swimming in the clear waters.

Mexico Beach Attractions

Beaches: Some of the best beaches in the country are found in Mexico Beach. The sand is made up of nearly 12 different materials and contains quartz crystals. There are no rivers that flow through Mexico Beach so the sand is pure and white, and since it's reflective it doesn't get hot during the summer. Visitors to Mexico Beach get to enjoy 5 miles of the coastline with plenty of public beach access. If you're lucky, you may even get to see a sea turtle. Five endangered species venture onto the shore in Mexico Beach to create nests for their eggs.

Diving: There's easy access to several dive sites off of the coast of Mexico Beach that are perfect for scuba diving, snorkeling and spearfishing. Visitors will enjoy the beauty of the natural and artificial reefs as well as the shipwreck sites. The Empire Mica is a wreck site that will give divers a world-class experience in 105 feet of water. There's also the lumber ship Vamar, which lies 27 feet below the surface near the Bell Shoal area. It's accessible by scuba divers and snorkelers, and is even visible from the surface.

Things to Do in Mexico Beach

Dining: You'll find everything you could want to eat in Mexico Beach. From mom-and-pop eateries to restaurants featuring live entertainment, everyone in the family will find a new favorite food. You can grab fresh seafood from the Fish House Restaurant, Gourmet by the Bay, Killer Seafood or Regan's Pub and Oyster Bar. Or you can choose to relax at Caribbean Coffee, Graba Java Internet Cafe or Sharon's Cafe.

Shopping: If you're looking for a place to shop 'til you drop, head to stores along Highway 98. There's a wide variety of offerings such as gifts and souvenirs as well as other little stores tucked away in motels and restaurants. You can find gifts at Beachwalk Beachwear and Giftware, Frost Pottery Garden and Gift and The Grove.

Fishing: There are more than 125 artificial reefs in the Gulf of Mexico, which make for one amazing fishing trip. Whether you want to hit the water along the coast or head out for some deep sea fishing, you're guaranteed to have a good time in Mexico Beach. There are three bays for launching and many of the charter boats in this coastal town offer inshore or offshore trips that include your gear and license. Some of the species found at Mexico Beach include king and Spanish mackerel, grouper, red and black snapper, mahi mahi, pompani, speckled trout and redfish.

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