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Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   11127 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407
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Ranked #1 of 52 hotels in Panama City Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent a week here at the resort which is plenty. We flew in by plane and it was maybe a 30 minute drive and located right on the beach. The kids waterpark/activities were excellent for a 4 & 9 year old. We did rent a car and would advise you see a few places to break the sand and... More

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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55 reviews 55 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Second time here. Perfect again. Great location. Very friendly staff. Breakfast included. Kids eat free twice a day. Pool and hot tub perfect. Rooms perfect. Several activities and shows included in price that are family friendly. On site store that has everything. All rooms gulf front. Will be back again next year.

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Acton, Mass.
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've never stayed in a place quite like this before. You walk in, and you can walk right through the hotel to the back resort area. Pseudo thatch-covered huts, nice pool, outstanding beach. You go outside to get to your room, which is compact. There were five in our party, so we got the double bunks and a king (or... More

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phcolvin, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach, responded to this review

Dear StellaZ_et_al, Thank you for sharing your experience at our resort on TripAdvisor. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your overall beach vacation with us. Our guests opinions matter to us a great deal and we are very grateful for your feedback. We hope to have you as our guest again soon; thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn... More

Katy, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our family enjoys coming here every summer. The white sandy beaches with the option of sitting around the pool listening to DJ Jim play music is awesome. The theme of the hotel was built on the idea that it is like a Cruise ship, where you never have to leave the property. They are entertaining everyone with music, activities, and... More

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phcolvin, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach, responded to this review

Dear mca10spro, We’re so glad you and the family had a great time; thank you for sharing about your vacation on TripAdvisor! We’re glad everyone enjoyed so much of what our resort has to offer with our fun family activities, entertainment, and more – you’re right, we are like a cruise ship! Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn Resort... More

Branson, Missouri
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed the week of July 4 with our son and his family. We had adjoining rooms so that the grandchildren could roam freely. Having the full-size fridge in the rooms is wonderful. The staff is helpful and friendly. The rooms are clean and each room faces the beach. Ours also overlooked the pools and part of the kids play... More

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phcolvin, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach, responded to this review

Dear Brokerbelle, Thank you for sharing your experience at our resort on TripAdvisor! We’re so glad you and the family had a wonderful vacation with us and enjoyed all the 4th of July festivities and fireworks! It’s also great to hear that you loved all the fun family activities, entertainment, endless amenities, great views, and our clean and comfortable rooms... More

Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful time at this location. Many activities for the children. The great staff made our stay so enjoyable. DJ Jim made cd's for the kids of the music that was played, he was wonderful with the kids! Guest service manager Mark handed out fresh watermelon on the pool deck, small friendly gestures like this happened throughout our... More

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phcolvin, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach, responded to this review

Dear Anne H, Thank you for taking the time to share about your experience at our resort! We're so glad you and the family had a wonderful time with us and enjoyed all our fun family activities and the excellent service delivered by DJ Jim, Mark, and the rest of our friendly resort team! We hope you'll come back again... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We come here with the kids once a year. They are 4 and 6 years old. They love the pool, kiddie area, activities, movie night, pizza stand, ocean, and everything else. As adults we love the amenities and various activities Holiday inn provides. Our room was very clean and I had no problems. I agree the hotel could use some... More

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phcolvin, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach, responded to this review

Dear MKerr1, We’re so glad you and the family enjoyed another wonderful vacation with us, thank you for choosing us as your family vacation destination each year! We love to hear about guests taking advantage of all that our resort has to offer from our clean and comfortable accommodations, fun family entertainment and activities, our large lagoon pool and Aqualand... More

Dallas, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I want to especially do a call out to George whom shuttled folks from the hotel to the parking. He was very friendly and energetic, and was great with kids. The staff is great, as most everyone we dealt with were as good as I have found anywhere else, and I travel extensively. The hotel is not in the same... More

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phcolvin, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach, responded to this review

Dear Beaches_r_Us2014, Thank you for sharing your experience at our resort on TripAdvisor. We work very hard to ensure that our guests have a fun and memorable vacation and appreciate your nice comments regarding our fun kids’ activities, great location, beautiful views, great beach, and our courteous and talented team members. However, it sounds like we fell below your expectations... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were very excited to visit Panama City for the first time and stay in this highly recommended hotel. But we're we wrong. We checked in and were told to unload all of our stuff in the middle of the check in area, where there were several other cars moving around. We didn't want to unload our small children in... More

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phcolvin, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach, responded to this review

Dear kayawildfire, Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your recent stay. We are truly sorry to hear that you and the family did not enjoy your experience at our resort, what you described certainly does not reflect the level of excellence we expect here. We strive to make sure we provide all of our guests... More

Pocola, Oklahoma
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is my second year at this resort and we had a blast. It is so very hard to rate this resort as a whole. The hotel rooms are old, worn, and dirty! It really upsets me to pay what they charge for these rooms when I know whoever owns this property could spent the money for a reno and... More

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phcolvin, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach, responded to this review

Dear Tiffani243, Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your recent stay and thank you for being an IHG Rewards Member. We are delighted to hear that you had a blast during your second year visiting us and enjoyed our large lagoon pool, fun family activities and entertainment, delicious dining options, beautiful beach, and excellent service... More

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Address: 11127 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407
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Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Panama City Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Resort Panama City Beach 3*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#1 Family Hotel in Panama City Beach #1 On the Beach Hotel in Panama City Beach #1 Business Hotel in Panama City Beach #1 Romantic Hotel in Panama City Beach #1 Top resorts Hotel in Panama City Beach
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Rediscover southern hospitality in a Polynesian Paradise on the sugar-white sands of the Gulf coast - welcome to the Holiday Inn Resort. For those who crave adventure we offer seasonal entertainment, activities, dive-in movies, water-playground, cascading waterfall pool, oversized hot tub and a game room. With our hotel's prime location, guests enjoy being minutes from area attractions and Pier Park Shopping but it is truly the experience that sets us apart from anyplace on Panama City Beach. ... more   less 
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