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Panama City questions!

Indiana
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Panama City questions!

We are considering a trip for Spring Break to Panama City with 1-2 other families.

We have been looking at a new hotel--Sterling Resorts--Splash as a possibility. Anyone know anything about it?

Is this a good vacation spot for families (we've been to Destin and loved it). Are things (restaurants, etc) fairly close together?

What is the weather like in late March/early April?

Any other info/tips/things to be aware of would be great!

TIA!

TVJ
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1. Re: Panama City questions!

As a business owner in Panama CIty we love having you on our World's Most Beautiful Beaches. However, as a Mom I will tell you Spring Break weeks in PC is mainly college students doing their spring break thing! Sterling Resorts is a new property in this area and I would bet they do not accept college students--I would check!

Also google college spring break dates to see who is out when you want to be here. Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, are high volume weeks.

Traffic will be crazy, usually MTV is in town as are many vendors targeting the college crowd. The nicer restaurants will be easier access as those students are not usually eating at Captain Andersons. (not to be missed)

The weather can be iffy---we often have some cold wet weather that time of year.

Destin is a completely demographic. If your children are young Destin may be your better choice. Also, take a look at Seaside and Grayton Beach. Check out the Watercolor Resort in Seaside--we go over there for the weekend sometimes.

End of May if you school is out is the perfect time to come, no summer crowds yet, better hotel pricing, perfect weather!

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TVJ

what/what kind of biz do you own in PC?

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