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Recent Panama City Beach Area reviews

  • Wonderful Stay!

    "This is our second year staying at Calypso but our first time in this condo and we absolutely loved it! It was extremely clean! The furnishings and decor were very tasteful, and the bed was very comfortable. We have been using VRBO to book our vacations for many years and this was the easiest and most hassle-free experience we have ever had in dealing with an owner! She was very quick to respond and a joy to work with! We will definitely be staying here again!"
    Guest: Shawna P. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 24, 2014
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  • Great Condo

    "Libby, Thank You so much for all of your help, patience and kindness. Our vacation was great. Everything from the condo, which had plenty of room for 4 couples, a balcony that is awesome, to the most beautiful water and weather. We spent a lot of our time on the beach or on the balcony. Everyone was very pleased with the condo and all that was available in it. We only wished we could have stayed longer. We would recommend this condo to anyone wanting a relaxing, gorgeous view. Thanks again from the Illinois and Indiana group!"
    Guest: MICHELLE L. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 15, 2014
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  • Spring Break

    "The owner was super nice and real sweet the house is amazing and very peaceful and my son really enjoyed fishing off the pier and seen Dolphins off the balcony"
    Guest: Crystal C. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 11, 2015
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  • Awesome Condo & Great Location

    "We had a wonderful vacation at this condo, the new PCB airport was very close and convenient to the condo, the condo location makes this vacation excellent and hassle free, from the VIP Parking to Pier Park, restaurants & shopping right across the street to the great pools & beach were great. The condo was well decorated and all the required conveniences needed to have a great vacation, I came home rested, I will be back next year."
    Guest: June Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: February 25, 2015
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Panama City Beach Area Travel Tips

The history of Panama City Beach goes back to the Native Americans who inhabited the land before the arrival of the British. It was also an important location in World War II and some of the cannon platforms can still be found along the shores.

Each spring, college students flock to Panama City Beach for a week of fun in the sun with thousands of their newest friends. Located in the Florida Panhandle, Panama City Beach sits along the Gulf of Mexico and largely depends on its natural surroundings to draw in tourists and keep the local economy going.

Must-see Attractions in Panama City Beach

St. Andrews State Recreation Area: St. Andrews State Recreation Area is one of Florida’s most popular places for outdoor recreation. It was rated the “No. 1 Beach in America” in 1995 and is known for the 1.5 miles of white sandy beaches, natural dunes and clear waters. Here, the beaches are easy to access and many are undeveloped. You’ll want to do it all with activities to explore such as snorkeling, diving, fishing and outdoor water sports.

Beaches: There are 27 miles of sand and surf to choose from in Panama City Beach, all of which include a different experience. If you want seclusion, head to Shell Island where there’s no development or access, except by boat. Visitors will find a quiet beach escape at Camp Helen State Park and it's only a short walk away from the water. Visitors can enjoy games of beach volleyball at Schooner’s Beach behind LaVela and Spinnaker where you can grab a bite to eat and a refreshing beverage without leaving the beach. The city also offers nearly 100 beach access points, so you won’t have to look hard to find a way to the sand. Children will love building sandcastles and the adults will enjoy a day of sunbathing with the occasional dip in the water.

Dive sites: Panama City Beach features 24 dive sites for the adventurous who want to go deep under the water and get a first-hand look at the world beneath the sea. You can choose from sites like 4 Army Tanks, Chippewa, Fountainbleau Boxcars, Grey Ghost, Liberty Ship, Sherman Tug, The Black Bart and USS Strength.

Zoos: If you’re bringing the kids along for the fun, check out Gulf World Marine Park and the ZooWorld Zoological and Botanical Park. These attractions are full of marine animals and typical zoo creatures.

Man in the Sea Museum: Learn more about the old ways of deep sea exploration at the Man in the Sea Museum. There are written records, diagrams and drawings to help show what life was like for those who spent their lives below the surface in search of sea life and underwater habitats.

Shopping and Dining in Panama City Beach

Shopping in Panama City Beach: There’s no shame in taking a break from the beach to enjoy a day of retail therapy. There are boutiques that line the streets of Panama City beach as well as open-air malls near the coastline. If you want an unique souvenir to bring home, stop by speciality shops such as Pieces and Blue Heron Fine Gifts. The city’s speciality shops also feature handmade jewelry as well as antiques, collectibles and traditional beachy treats. Beach House Market is home to more than 20 vendors who sell sea-inspired gifts. Visitors to the city shouldn’t leave without shopping at Pier Park. Although it doesn’t quite fit the description of a mall, Pier Park has more than 1 million feet full of local favorites and big-name stores for you to shop until you drop.

Dining in Panama City Beach: You don’t even need to leave the beach to grab a bite to eat. Some of the best views in the city are at restaurants lining the coast. Many of the eateries offer open-air casual dining while you watch the sun set and fishermen head back in from a day at sea. Many diners go for the chargrilled grouper or the fresh Apalachicola oysters. If you aren’t a fan of seafood, don’t worry because Southern barbecue, steak and pulled pork options are also available.

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