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Topsail Beach State Preserve

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A natural beauty

We took the tram from the parking lot down to the beach. It was easy to do and without the hassle... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Deborah W
Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
Great beaches

These are the most beautiful beaches in all of Florida. They have 40 ft dunes with fresh water... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Quincy, Florida
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With three miles of beach, this state beach appeals to nature lovers.
7525 W. Scenic Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-3532
(850) 267-8330
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Reviewed yesterday

We took the tram from the parking lot down to the beach. It was easy to do and without the hassle of trying to find a place to park to go to the beach elsewhere. We saw a lot of nature along the ride with...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

These are the most beautiful beaches in all of Florida. They have 40 ft dunes with fresh water lakes behind them. They are never crowded. Try you will like.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 114PaulW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very accessible and beautiful beach right outside of Destin. Some really cool hiking back into Dunes and dune lakes. It’s a special spot but be pressed to haul your beach gear. If you want to avoid crowds and don’t mind schleeping your gear this is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gyfto
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have fallen in love with Topsail Preserve. The campground is always very clean. The campsites are very spacious and wooded so you have your own private villa. There is also bike trails, hiking trails, ranger led activities. The beach is a short hike or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank TeamJ1989
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

Beyond recommended. Get to the beach. It was stunning and there wasn't a single person out there with us ... Granted, it was December. Gorgeous. Lots of walking but worth it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 859heidij
Reviewed December 12, 2018

First of all, let's get the name right. It is Topsail Hill Preserve State Park. I've been here 4 days enjoying the walking and biking trails and the nice campground. They are experiencing some issues on the campground since Hurricane Michael left its calling card...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kwiltnmah
Reviewed December 9, 2018

Topsail beach used to be a private campground/resort for many years before it became part of the Florida state parks system which is one reason there are many "extras" in the campground and cabins. We parked in the lot and rode the tram to save...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Yesterday we passed a half dozen dead fish on the beach. Today the coughing started whenever we got in the vicinity of beach air. There's still a lot to do in the area like bike ride, but red tide is irritating--and no one seems to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TallahasseeWriter
Reviewed October 25, 2018

The beach at Topsail is beautiful and unspoiled. You can walk down the beach and not see another person for 10 minutes. Even in season it doesn't get crowded. The sand looks like powdered sugar and does not get hot with the sun and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We arrived on a beautiful sunny day to this beautiful fluffy white sand and gradual slope into the water. Much less crowded than around the condominiums. six dollar entry fee per person. Every hour on the hour they have a shuttle to take you from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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August 24, 2018|
Response from PamandPeter L | Reviewed this property |
Not totally sure what you are asking. You cannot drive on the beach in this area of the panhandle. Topsail is located on 30A just where it junctions with US 98. Traveling east and west along the panhandle is very... More
June 19, 2018|
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Response from susang1 | Reviewed this property |
They only allow 2 weeks at a time.