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Address: Pensacola Beach, FL
Activities: Swimming, Sunbathing
Description: Located on Santa Rosa Island, Pensacola Beach is a popular spot for family...
Located on Santa Rosa Island, Pensacola Beach is a popular spot for family vacations.
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Great beach environment

Great beach and the the water was fantastic in August. Not crowded and the parking was free and available. Great facilities for rinsing off and bathrooms were decent. Highly... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Great beach and the the water was fantastic in August. Not crowded and the parking was free and available. Great facilities for rinsing off and bathrooms were decent. Highly recommend as a must do in if your visiting the pan handle.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Beautiful Place with lots to do for family. Air show was amazing. Stay the day and enjoy all the local food and beverages.

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Winchester, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Nice beach and would go back to Pensacola Beach. The beach was clean and the water was great. Great family vacation

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

This is my favorite beach on the Gulf coast, in fact, in Florida. The sand is bright white (actually quartz) and the water is clear blue. Little seaweed, so it remains clear and great for shelling. I prefer the west end for shelling. Great to walk and hunt shells in the morning or evening before sunset. The area is well... More 

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Mooresville, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We love Pensacola Beach and were delighted to be in water where we could see the creatures swimming around us in the water. The water was warm, and the waves were gentle, and not too large, which made swimming fun. The sand is a soft white and beautiful. I felt safe swimming in an area that was not too crowded,... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We went at the very end of their season so several restaurants and activities were shut down or very limited hours. But we were still able to enjoy the beach, SUP, kayaking and took the last parasailing outing of the year. I loved that there were NO crowds and we had everything pretty much to ourselves. We lucked out that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

White sandy beaches with warm water and plenty of sunshine. The west end is less crowded but we did have to deal with some jellyfish.

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

*coming from a high school senior* I went and enjoyed myself, however if your not a beach person you will get bored. There are no theaters on the island, the trolly doesn't start until 4 and only runs to places on the island. There are a couple put-put places, a go kart place, a jet-ski rental/parasail ride/paddle board rental place(or... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

First time vacationing in Pensacola ,heard a lot of good things about this place and all are true .my family and I enjoyed this beach it was very clean .beautiful scenery for those who love taking pictures .lots of things to do nearby before heading to the beach all within walking distance. I loved it because it was only 101/2... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Beautiful beach, clean clear water lots of shells very friendly not over crowed like a lot of the gulf coast. Loved it

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Address: Pensacola Beach, FL
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola Beach

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