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The Watercrest

6201 Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach, FL
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Cumming, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this place. Stayed in Unit 810. Newly renovated and the views from the balconies of the sunset and sunrise were spectacularly. I especially love the night time views of PCB and Thomas Drive area. Racquetball, tennis, shuffleboard...all kinds of stuff to do. Would definitely recommend.

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Trumann, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We stayed again at The Watercrest the first week in August 2014 in the same unit booking with Maureen and again our vacation was wonderful. Our two granddaughters now think this is definitely our vacation spot every year. Our youngest granddaughter turned 6 while we were there and we decorated the patio with special lighting and it was beautiful. We... More 

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murray,ky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

the condo we stayed in had a wonderful huge balcony all across living room and from bedroom it was a nice place just older had a huge pool ocean front down by the clubs and marina we don't like that end of panama as well as the other end by pier park

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Douglasville, Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

NEVER rent unit 1504 at Water Crest!!!! !!!!!! Had to rate it 1 star because 0 star wasn't an option. Don’t be fooled by the pictures… EXTREMELY OLD, WORN OUT, UNSAFE AND NASTY!!!! We will NEVER use Royal American. Used them twice and both times we encountered pricing problems. Hidden fees surfaced when we got there to check in and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We stayed in 208. It's been remodeled this year and very nice. Great view of the ocean. Very relaxing and family friendly place to stay. Owner was easy to talk to and commumicate with. Will stay in 208 again!

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We just returned from a week at WaterCrest, Unit 310. It is a GORGEOUS unit, all brand new, it was gutted in 2013 & is now FABULOUS. Very bright, open, very comfortable. I would highly recommend this unit to anyone looking to stay at WaterCrest. The property itself was well kept, clean, pretty. There is a small concession by the... More 

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Centerville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This place is lovely. The booking process was easy. The property was well kept. The rooms are beautiful. Watercrest is an older property so there are a little stains on the carpet, but it's not that bad. This was our first time staying in a condo and it was a great first experience. The view was wonderful. We are ready... More 

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Cumming, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

One of the best condos we've stayed at on the Gulf. It's right on the Gulf, has some of the best amenities...I especially like the indoor racquetball court and the tennis court. Quiet part of the beach and close to all the marinas and the state park.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Patti was wonderful to deal with. Could be updated and had to clean a little when we arrived Other than that everything was very nice. View is unbeatable. Spent a lot of time on the balcony! The building is very quiet. We never heard our neighbors. Nice peaceful week. Would definitely stay again!

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La Grange, KY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The Watercrest is an older property that is beautifully maintained. It is the cleanest condo property I've ever seen in the area. The grounds are way above average in terms of landscaping and flowers. The inside atrium sets the property off from others, and the pool and hot tub area is beautiful. They also have well-maintained shuffleboard and tennis courts,... More 

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