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Address: 17000 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3343
Phone Number: 850-837-7550
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Beautiful beach

White sand beach was very nice. Restrooms,along with parking close to beach. Fee to get into the park was worth the scenery and the water was crystal clear. Walmart across... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Al B
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

You could see buildings from it. Not secluded at all. the playground needs to be fixed. The middle pole of the swings is sinking and there is no shade. Why would anyone put their toddler to burn in that swing in the hot sun. The facilities were nice. Pavilions, showers, restrooms. The beach was beautiful but the water was saturated... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

White sand beach was very nice. Restrooms,along with parking close to beach. Fee to get into the park was worth the scenery and the water was crystal clear. Walmart across the street so I recommend stopping for drinks, snacks and water toys prior.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had spent the previous day at Navarre beach which is also pretty but does not compare to Henderson State Park beach. Beaches are perfect powder white sand. Very clean restrooms. Even though Walmart is right across the street, this beach feels as if it is a remote location.

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Thank Joanie B
McDonough, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We love this beach, it is very clean and the sand is soft and white. It cost 6$ to get in and the pass last all day (you can come and go as needed). The scenery is great for family pictures. Worth the visit!!!

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Thank Leslie B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Guys. This place is gorgeous! We were there early-ish on a weekday morning. Got there around 9am with three children in tow. The place was empty. Maybe three other cars in the far lot that we were parked in. The facilities are super nice and the boardwalks were very well kept. You do have to pay 6 bucks a car... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This beach is The Real Florida, you must go and experience this beautiful sanctuary beach for its pristine sand, beautiful emerald waters and serenity and exclusivity, it is so worth 6 dollars per vehicle to enjoy privacy and easy parking! My fav spot to visit beach here in Destin..

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Columbus, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was thrilled to find the State Park right across from the Fairfield we were staying in. Grateful for the undeveloped stretch in the otherwise wall to wall stores, shops restaurants and entertainment. Easy access and nice clean beaches.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The beach was clean and nice not to many people but we had fun my children saw fish in the water for the first time the really enjoyed themself

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Thank Angela E
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Needed a quick trip to the beach, and Henderson Beach State Park did not disappoint. I've been in Atlanta for more than 5 years, and have always wanted to visit a beach on the Gulf Shores. I'm so mad I didn't visit sooner. Had an amazing girls trip to the beach. The sand is so white and the water is... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best white sand beach I have visited so far. Even better than Maui. We went to Maui for our honeymoon but this white sand beach takes the top spot. Very clean, well organized designated areas perfect to spend the whole day. Would love to go again.

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