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Atlanta
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Check-in was easy with Joni's Beach Rentals office and a short drive down Thomas Drive to The Watercrest. The unit was 1208 and had a king bed in the master and 2 queens in the guest bedroom. Unit was well maintained with ample space. The owner of this particular unit did have boogie boards in the closet with a beach... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We decided at the last minute to get away for a long weekend before school started, so in the first week of August we found a reasonably priced unit at Watercrest via the Sterling Resorts website. We've passed the property many times over the years, but this is the first time we've stayed there. From Thomas Drive, it looks like... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rented 2 bedroom off of VRBO. Very clean and tasteful 16th floor unit wth corner balcony(almost 180' view). Spacious living room with big full length glass and sliding door. Master has sliding door onto balcony as well. Received one covered parking pass with rental. Nice pool and hot tub. We will be back!

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Liberty, South Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Balconies are not private (unless you're on the end) but the rooms are spacious. Facility is very clean and appears to have been well maintained. Pool is nice. Hot tub was closed for some unknown reason. Would definitely stay here again. Love the location on Thomas Drive.

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Jefferson, Georgia, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

We stayed at Watercrest mid to late June 2016. They have up a sign that they are doing over a million dollar renovation. We stayed on the 17th floor. It is 18 floors but the top is premium-need a special key/card to get into. It was a nice place. Our room was on the corner and had a spectacular view... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

My family and I traveled to Panama City Beach in June 2016. This was our first time staying on the far end of Thomas Drive(close to St. Andrews State Park) and also our first time staying at Watercrest. Our overall experience was great! We all loved our unit and it had great beach and pool access. Unit 110 is a... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Recently renovated and redecorated unit in a recently renovated condominium development; the place is simply outstanding. The furnishings are new and the decorating was done very nicely. All of the appliances worked, with one exception (below), and the condo was VERY clean. The only maintenance issue we encountered was a noisy dryer in the washer/dryer stacked unit. I called the... More 

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Little Elm, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The condo was very nice every bedroom had its own bathroom which is nice when traveling with friends. The Balcony was on the beach side of the complex and we had a great view morning, noon & evening. The only negative was there was some construction going on during our stay

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

I didnt enjoy my stay at all! Way too many rules for vacationing families! Pool and hot tub closes at 10pm-for real- its vacation!! The ground restrooms also close at 10pm! Not so good for the little crab hunters/fisherman! My son who is 8 got told by the security guard that he couldnt use his innertube in the pool!! Our... More 

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Dawson Springs,ky, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Very nice location, construction going on during my visit caused limited parking. This is a nice ground floor unit, but could use some extra attention from the owners. It has a nice comfy bed in master bdrm but the other bdrm could sure use some new beds. Microwave handle broken, closet doors off track, leaning in back of closet. Couch... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about The Watercrest

Address: 6201 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-5641
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Panama City Beach
Price Range: $198 - $356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Watercrest 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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