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Santa Rosa Beach

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Address: Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
Phone Number: +1 800-822-6877
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Best beach in the world

Santa Rosa Beach, consists of many smaller beach areas along highway 30A in the Florida Panhandle, east of Destin and West of Panama City. These include Santa Rosa Beach, Inlet... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 June 2016
Jeff H
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Madison, Alabama
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Madison, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Santa Rosa Beach, consists of many smaller beach areas along highway 30A in the Florida Panhandle, east of Destin and West of Panama City. These include Santa Rosa Beach, Inlet Beach, Blue Mountain Beach, Grayton Beach, Seaside beach community, Seagrove Beach, Sea Crest Beach, Alys Beach community, and Rosemary Beach. The quartz sand here is amazingly fine and white. No... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Santa Rosa Beach, Miramar Beach and Destin are beautifully maintained, full of activities, state parks for day visitors or extended camping, endless shopping and dining, stunning beaches, and so much more! You just have to see for yourself. When I drive along scenic 30 A I say... I'm so lucky to live in one of the most beautiful places in... More 

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Smiths, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

The cleanest and most beautiful beach I have ever stepped on! The sand is as soft as baby powder and so brilliantly white! The gulf water is crystal clear and such a gorgeous shade of blue. It looks more like the Caribbean than the Gulf Coast!

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Thank Donna B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

We loved our week here! Kid friendly and lots to see and do. Places to eat etc. W Weill be returning! The nicest beach I've ever been on!

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Thank Lizzie S
McKinney, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

This is our second trip to Santa Rosa Beach next to Destin and not crowded like the beaches in San Destin and Destin. There are no hotels and limited high rise apartments on the stretch we visited.. Very quite and clean with vendors renting umbrellas and chairs for your shade. This beach is beautiful and good or better than Caribbean... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Love it there, can't wait to return. The best water , with beautiful white sand .So peaceful. One of Florida's best. Take the family , they will enjoy.

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Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

If you want a clean beach with amazing water and white sand, this is the place. The water is a striking aqua color. And the beaches were not crowded. We also saw some dolphins and pelicans while there. The beaches are not particularly conducive for walking as there is a slight slope heading to the water. If you want to... More 

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Durant, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

I've been coming here every year for the last 8 years and hope to continue to do so. It feels like home away from home. Friendly people, beautiful beach and awesome food. What more could you ask for?

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Thank BeachBatik
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

We have stayed along 30A for three years in a row. The first year we stayed in Seacrest Beach and the last two years we stayed in Santa Rosa Beach. I cannot say enough amazing things about this place. It's just perfect. We stay at the Commodores retreat and it's a wonderful place to stay. If you have never vacationed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

This beach is a great family beach due to its perfect white sand, cooling Gulf breeze, shallow wading, and proximity to shopping and food. Cons: limited beach parking

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