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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

It was our 1st visit to Pensacola Beach & we will be back. My mother in law who hates the water went in with us. My husband enjoyed hunting for shells.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Clinton, Missouri
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Clinton, Missouri
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

It was our 1st visit to Pensacola Beach & we will be back. My mother in law who hates the water went in with us. My husband enjoyed hunting for shells.

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Columbia, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Great sand! The kids and grandkids loved the great beach and pier. They hunted for shells and made sandcastles..what more can you say :)

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Henderson, Kentucky
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Second time here, I love this beach! The sand is soft and the water was warm. I always rent a beach chair to enjoy it more and not get burned. I will definitely return. We stay at the Hampton Inn, they have an exceptional staff.

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Chicago
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

We were vacationing on Pensacola in April 2014. 3 adults, 2 small children and 2 papillons. Beaches there have amazingly white send. Very friendly for dogs. J kondratko

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Birmingham, Alabama
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

This trip was our first to Pensacola, at least that I remember. It was such a pleasant surprise. Accustomed to busy beaches full of people we know, this was refreshingly calm. From anywhere we were on the island, we could see the ocean on the south side and the bay on the other. The island is very narrow. Food and... More 

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Milton, Florida
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58 reviews 58 reviews
30 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Pensacola beach has something for everyone, the beach is as white as snow and the water is as clear as a swimming pool. It is close to other attractions too.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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128 reviews 128 reviews
16 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Amazing Water and Low Surf.....Clean and beautiful.....Amazing day and very relaxing listening to nothing but the surf and wind!!!!

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

I have been coming to Pensacola Beach since 1984 and Santa Rosa Beach is by far, my favorite area on the Emerald Coast. Although many folks head toward Destin to the 30-A area, or to Panama City, I find this beach actually better and a shorter distance to our long drive to Florida. It's a little piece of heaven for... More 

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Calhoun
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Very nice beach, not over crowded and there is a life guard on duty. The beach is very clean and the water is beautiful.

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Sellersburg, Indiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

We visited Pensacola Beach and decided to make the most of our vacation. We are very fair skinned people and burn when in the sun to long. We did indoor activities during the day and went to the beach when everyone else was leaving for the day. We would go at 5 or 6 in the afternoon and have 5... More 

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