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Excellent state park right on Gulf of Mexico

Parking is adjacent to beach. Easy walk on boardwalk across the dunes. Bathrooms and showeres are... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ashburn, Virginia
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Justifiably One of the Best Beaches in the Nation

As a native of the area, I'm understandably in agreement that Grayton Beach State Park is one of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Florida Panhandle, Florida
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357 Main Park Rd, Grayton Beach, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-5808
+1 850-267-8300
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Parking is adjacent to beach. Easy walk on boardwalk across the dunes. Bathrooms and showeres are adequate. Park has lakes to paddle and see wildlife. Campgrounds.

Thank roadwarrior96
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a native of the area, I'm understandably in agreement that Grayton Beach State Park is one of the finest in the U.S. and certainly one of the most pristine in Florida. Situated to the east of the New Urbanist resort communities of Watercolor and...More

Thank mibenco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Husband and I stopped by for a quick visit. The beach is the most beautiful of the gulf. It was extremely clean, walking ramps were very nice, parking was close, there was restrooms and covered picnic tables too. It was a very hot day so...More

1  Thank AWTGA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can miss the crowds and go to Grayton Beach State Park. Okay, during the season go early. Great facilities and of course the best beaches. For the adventurous there is a manmade reef that you can swim/snorkel to. During the season the TDC has...More

1  Thank richarda49307
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

State park that has a campground available also. Seems remote but maybe it's just under utilized . Multiple pavilions available both at the beach and off of the lake to have lunch at . Bbq grills are available a look so

1  Thank Brian A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So family friendly! I loved that it is a state park because we see folks with their campers and tents in the large campsite there and lots of people looking for an all-around nature experience. What a pristine, clean, well-maintained Park! So much better than...More

Thank MELODIE1994
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had so much fun at Grayton Beach State Park this week. We stayed in a condo in Miramar beach but our kids didn't like the crowds. We decided on the second day of our 5 day trip to drive out to Grayton and we...More

Thank tennbeth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! What a beautiful state park. My honey and I love camping and decided to stay GBSP for NYE and had a blast. The hiking trail is amazing and the beach is beautiful. The camp ground is beautiful. Best NYE in awhile!

1  Thank Annie N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I usually stay for a week in Seaside. This year, our boys are little older so I wanted to make sure we got out on the water so I looked into renting either a canoe or kayak. We ended up renting 2...More

Thank RoverGurl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was gorgeous! We stumbled upon it by accident and went back twice. The beach wasn't crowded at all and it was away from the hustle and bustle of the nearby tourist traps.

Thank Russ T
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The Rental Shop 30-A (850-260-0001; has many highly satisfied customers. Reef Beach Services also has many satisfied customers and can be reached at 850-296-9077. Talked with them about your plans and get some feed back... More
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Response from PFootlocke | Reviewed this property |
Panama City, Florida (ECP) Ft. Walton Beach (VPS) Neither are very close and you will need to arrange for a rental car or airport transfer. Expect with traffic at least 45 minutes travel time. Can be a lot longer during... More