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Beach at Panama City

Panama City Beach, FL
+1 850-233-5070
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This 27-mile long beach offers a wide variety of activities to enjoy such as swimming, snorkeling, dolphin-spotting parasailing and jet skiing.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“white sand” (456 reviews)
“love pcb” (57 reviews)
“clear water” (198 reviews)
Panama City Beach, FL
+1 850-233-5070
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our family spends fall break at PCB almost every year. In October its still hot but not to hot, and not super crowded. The beaches are clean and beautiful.

Thank Kelsea W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went at the end of the summer season/beginning of fall season. It was still warm enough to swim (around 88 degrees in the day). The beach is well-kept and has beautiful white sand. The water was beautiful blue-green and clear. We also got to...More

Thank Busyx2mom
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed at a friends condo at The Commodore for the week. We are right on the beach. My vacation normally takes me to Gulf Shores/Orange Beach, AL and I must say I have been very impressed with the beach and waters here at Panama...More

Thank connien515
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Awesome beautiful sand and clear water. Loved it again! Best and most affordable beach in America. Bring your snorkel and boogie board!

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Warm day, warm white sand and clear blue water! Pictures do do it justice! Not crowded at all in October but the rip currents are strong.

Thank Suzie W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My teenage son wanted the beach experience, he wasn't disappointed!The beach was clean,there was plenty of parking and seating. A great experience.

Thank elaine j
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If I were to choose a place to move to, it would be Panama City Beach! So many activities restaurants social gathering places and voting is phenomenal as is the fishing for Gulf of Mexico. Visit annually and plan on continuing to do so. Always...More

Thank lexikay
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The white sand on the beach was incredible it is so soft and wasn't hot, great sandbars, shell island is so much fun we had a blast.

Thank dolfan1971
Reviewed 4 days ago

Short visit after a tradeshow in Atlanta - our group of 14 headed here for some warmth and relaxation! Close to the pier we stayed, not loud, beaches were somewhat crowded but not too bad! Loved the warmth of the water and the sand bar...More

Thank squish68
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our family has been coming to PCB for over 40 years. We've been to many exotic resorts and beaches all over the world and PCB never fails to be just right for the price to stay here. We always come in the fall, and the...More

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Deb K
8 September 2017|
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Response from mabrhu | Reviewed this property |
Look into shell island tours. We did a private boat tour and snorkel and it was great. Saw lots of dolphins and the caption helped us find sea urchins, star fish and sand dollars. We did see parasailing but didn't look into... More
Sarah W
1 June 2017|
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Response from JenniferGozaTravis | Reviewed this property |
Hey Sarah! They are all about the same!!! I have parasailed a half a dozen times and with different "companies"! When you are a mile or more out in the gulf everything looks the same! I always just wait until I get there and... More
21 April 2017|
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Response from rebroy | Reviewed this property |
Hi SunshineBeachChic, My family and I have been going to PCB for 20 years and it's our favorite. The sand is so soft, sugary white, and doesn't burn your feet like darker sand does. The ocean is a beautiful aqua and emerald... More