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Recent Panama City Beach Area reviews

  • Perfect

    "Very nice condo and very clean in a great spot right down the road from pinapple Willies defiantly will be renting here again!!!"
    Guest: Chris Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 18, 2014
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  • Very nice place to get away

    "All I can say is a special THANKS to Phil for a wonderful getaway place. This condo is very well decorated and has all of the comforts of home. The views are amazing from the balcony. The kingsize bed slept fantastic. We had a last minute opportunity for a few days off and were fortunate to find Phil's place on VRBO. We will definitely be renting from him again in the future."
    Guest: Jeff Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 13, 2014
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  • Loads of fun and comfort!

    "We want to take this opportunity to thank Connie and David for the use of their condo in PCB. The unit was exactly as it is depicted on the listing. It was very clean and everything was in perfect working order. The air conditioning worked great with very little need to adjust. We chose this area because of the looming bad weather that was predicted for the weekend. Gratefully, the weather was perfect, too! The splash pad was a great success with my grandchildren. The free loungers and umbrella on the beach were a nice addition to the stay. There is a ton of everything to do in Panama City. Something for every one! It was a pleasure doing business with Connie. I knew she was traveling to a wedding destination for her son's pending nuptials. She provided quick responses and always got back in touch when she said she would. Pleasant to do business with the Matthews. My deposit was refunded quickly - in fact, faster than any other condo I've ever rented!"
    Guest: Debbie Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 3, 2014
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  • 3 Generations - Family Vacation

    "What a wonderful location. Calypso resort is very nice and convenient to Pier Park. The condo was exactly as advertised. Owners were easy to deal with. Beautifully and tastefully furnished. Clean and well cared for. Had all the amenities we needed for a wonderful week at the beach with my son and his family. All three generations had a great time. Would recommend to everyone."
    Guest: Sandy Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 10, 2014
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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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