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Silver Shells Beach Resort & Spa

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   15000 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, FL 32541
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Ranked #24 of 39 Hotels in Destin
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time to Destin. We stayed in the St. Croix unit #803 and it looked just like the pictures on line. Very clean, and the perfect view of the beach. We sat out on the patio and could hear the waves, it was so relaxing. Enjoyed it so much will be back next year.

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Benjamin C, Manager at Silver Shells Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your most recent stay with us here at Silver Shells Beach Resort & Spa. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your first stay with us. We very glad to see you enjoyed our luxury accommodations and took advantage of the fully equipped kitchen. We appreciate your business and look forward to your next... More

Katy, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Destin Florida for spring break March 2014 had booked this place online with hotels.com was very nervous until we pulled up and saw the place. Was very nice rented a 2 room condo and it was so pretty and clean and huge place we were so happy when we opened the door for our unit!!! We like to... More

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Just got back from 5 nights in St. Maarten, unit 1401. Our unit had a full view of the pool and about 50% view of the beach. The beach was well maintained and I woke up early enough Friday morning to see a John Deere tractor pulling a beach cleaner along our section of the beach. The water was amazingly... More

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Great family vacation! Good location - stores and evening dining. Tips - Definitely prebook beach chairs and have reserved seating all week. Booked a 3 bedroom condo - kids had their own space and so did we. Thoroughly enjoyed our spa treatments and gym facilities were fantastic. On my morning walk got to see 6 dolphins having fun in the... More

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Benjamin C, Manager at Silver Shells Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of Silver Shells Beach Resort. We are so pleased to hear you had such an amazing stay with us. Silver Shells has such a great location with something to offer for the whole family on and off the resort. The Spa at Silver Shells offers such a luxurious escape and we are so... More

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8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I visited friends at this resort. The views of the beach are great. It is crowded with umbrellas on the beach and hard to get by them. The pool is very pretty. There is quite a walk from the building to the beach. The swipe cards caused a bit of a problem.

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toronto
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I booked last minute but knew the complex and it's facilities from last years trip. I am so glad I rented from Jim. The unit was beautiful, clean and well equipped. The view was great. You could see the gulf , the strip and the airport landing. No complaints. Why pay more for a St Maarten unit when this condo... More

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Virginia Beach, VA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We stayed in the Silver Shells for almost a week in the end of April. While we were there a storm hit (which is not uncommon for this area) and flooded the parking garages and put the elevator in our building out of service...for the duration of our stay. We had multiple rooms including some on the 12th floor and... More

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Benjamin C, Manager at Silver Shells Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us here at Silver Shells Beach Resort and Spa on your most recent trip to our area. We were sorry to see you were not completely satisfied with your stay. The area did experience some unpredictable weather that resulted in the flooding of the parking garages. We were forced to close the elevators... More

Sugarcreek
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I have stayed in Silver Shells 2x now with my family. The building, the pool, the Sand Bar, and the Ocean, are first class. It is true that requiring the swipe cards to go to the pool and ocean are cumbersome but oh well. The only problem at this place is a fellow named "Terry" who has recently been promoted... More

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Benjamin C, Manager at Silver Shells Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for continuing to choose Silver Shells Beach Resort and Spa. We are pleased to see your second stay with us was wonderful. We strive to meet all of our guests’ expectations and were glad to see this was the case. We do apologize for the inconveniences you experienced with our security regarding the pool. I assure you security... More

Springboro, Ohio
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My family stayed here in June 2014. We rented a 3BR condo (1401) in the St Maarten building, which is close to the beach and offers nice views of the Gulf of Mexico. First, the good. The property is rather well-maintained and the families staying here were nice and polite, and the beach was family-centric with warm water and beautiful... More

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Dallas, TX
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We came for a week in June with 6 families, kids ranging from 7-17. We had never stayed at this property or in Destin, but have rented a house on 30A. We liked being in Destin as opposed to off 30A, as its closer to the things we wanted to do (mini-golf, restaurants, etc), but the beaches are more crowded... More

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Additional Information about Silver Shells Beach Resort & Spa

Address: 15000 Emerald Coast Parkway, Destin, FL 32541
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Destin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Silver Shells Beach Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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