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Crystal Sands Beach

Destin, FL
+1 850-685-2493
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The Emerald Coast Does Not Disappoint!

Destin has the most beautiful and pristine beaches I’ve ever seen in the United States. The water... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AfrinetNYC
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New York City, New York
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Beautiful

This was a fantastic beach. Sugar white sand and clear water. So beautiful and relaxing. Definitely... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Savannah D
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“white sand” (36 reviews)
“clear water” (19 reviews)
“beachside inn” (4 reviews)
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Destin, FL
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+1 850-685-2493
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Destin has the most beautiful and pristine beaches I’ve ever seen in the United States. The water is emerald colored and clear. There was no seaweed or shells on the sand. The beach looks like something out of a magazine... just unreal. The sunsets are...More

Thank AfrinetNYC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic beach. Sugar white sand and clear water. So beautiful and relaxing. Definitely worth a trip for couples, family's, everyone.

Thank Savannah D
Reviewed 17 October 2017

One of our favorite beaches. So clean and beautiful. Easy to lose track of time while relaxing on Crystal Beach.

Thank judy177
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Nice size units, beautiful view, close walk to Beach, chairs and umbrellas included close to restaurants, our unit was not as clean as it should be. Mold in shower

Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I bet I walked for miles on this beach, could not get enough of its beauty. Can't wait to go back next year!

Thank wyerschef
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The beach is clean and beautiful. The water is so clear and warm. Great place to sit and look at the water or swim.

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Some of my family members rented a house near Crystal beach. What a great beach. Nice boarded walk to the sand. Made taking our wagon much easier. Nice rest rooms and shower. The beach was clean and beautiful and even with alot of people did...More

Thank Marilyn N
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We love it here. We stay at Grand Caribbean East Unit 301 and it has become our home away from home. The beach is powdery white sand - no stones - not hard packed. The water is crystal clear! No wonder it is called Crystal...More

Thank maltesemama15
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We went to a wedding on this beach in the evening and it was breathtaking! White sands and beautiful water! It wasn't very crowded and found this beach very relaxing!

Thank Howdytoyou
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Upon our arrival to Destin, we immediately changed into our swimsuits and headed straight for the water. The crowd was minimal and we were able to find a spot right near the water to lay back, relax and enjoy!! The sand is fluffy and white...More

Thank pecantan70
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eddielp03
6 September 2017|
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Response from Kim S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but most days the waves are smaller and better for skim boarding & body boarding.
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Paola C
19 July 2017|
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Response from Rick B | Reviewed this property |
yes there is a place right in front of crystal sands to rent chairs, paddle boards,kayacks and other stuff I'm sure.
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zacmac4297
14 July 2017|
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Response from klr1410 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can.
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