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South Walton Visitor Center

25777 US Highway 331 S, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-5515
+1 800-822-6877
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Excellent Place to Start Planning

The lady who was working on the afternoon of 6/12 was one of the friendliest people I have ever... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
mlarsan2017
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Augusta, Georgia
Friendly staff.

Good place to get the skinny on local places and events! The staff were friendly and helpful; they... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2018
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Located along a 26-mile stretch in Northwest Florida, South Walton encompasses a strand of 16 beach neighborhoods, each with its own personality and visual style. Renowned for scenic beauty, turquoise waters and sugar white sand beaches, South Walton is an upscale, yet casual, place to unwind, rejuvenate and create lifelong memories.
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25777 US Highway 331 S, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-5515
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

The lady who was working on the afternoon of 6/12 was one of the friendliest people I have ever met. She was enthusiastic and so helpful. She took the time and answered so many questions that we had. She gave us some excellent tips on...More

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Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear mlarsan2017, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience in the South Walton Visitor Center with us and others! We appreciate your feedback. It truly motivates us to continue to provide exceptional service to our visitors. We wouldn't be here...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Good place to get the skinny on local places and events! The staff were friendly and helpful; they even explained the history of Topsail Hill Preserve and the G.M. Moore RV Resort at the park.More

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Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Dear viajamujer, Thank you for sharing your positive experience with us! We appreciate your feedback and are happy to hear that your time in our visitor center was helpful. It is our pleasure to share information about South Walton and to help our visitors make...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Great staff who are eager to assist You anf always provide excellent insights and information...Tons of great resources here especially if Your first trip hereMore

Thank Peter H
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Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Dear Peter H., Thank you very much for your feedback! We appreciate you sharing your positive experience with us and others. It is always our pleasure to help visitors make the most of their stay in South Walton. Just as you said, coming here first...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

What a great place to stop and gather information for your trip. I recommend stopping here before you get to your destination as the people here are full of great information about everything from lodging, to dining, to shopping, and beyond. Our family loves to...More

Thank Jason W
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Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Dear Jason W, Thank you for taking the time to share your positive experience with us and others. We appreciate your feedback and hearing from visitors like you makes our day! It is our goal to help our visitors make the most of their stay...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

We stopped by on our way to Seaside. It was our first trip so we were not sure what all there was to do. The people at the visitor center helped us out a lot. They gave us lots of info that helped us during...More

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Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear KalcSC, Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this review Dear KalcSC, Thank you very much for taking the time to comment on your experience at the South Walton Visitor Center. We appreciate your feedback and are happy to...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2017

I visited here after moving to the area. Very courteous and helpful Staff. Found all kinds of literature and brochures to help discover my new home. Great prices on caps, tees etc etc, for all age groups too!More

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Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear vettemfd, Thank you for your feedback! We appreciate you taking the time to let us and others know about your experience in our visitor center. It is our pleasure to help familiarize visitors and residents with all there is to see and do in...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017

Loads of great local information and insight, very knowledgeable Staff and many great guides for You to take with You, plus lots of nice items for purchaseMore

Thank Peter H
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Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Dear Peter H, Thank you for your feedback! We appreciate you taking the time to tell us and others about your experience at the South Walton Visitor Center. We look forward to helping our visitors make the most of their time in this extraordinary destination...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

On a recent trip to the Florida Panhandle area, my husband and I stopped at the South Walton Visitor Center. The building itself is worth a visit with its very light and airy and attractive architecture. It is well stocked with informative brochures on local...More

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Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Dear DippingDot, Thank you for sharing your positive experience with us! We are motivated when we know that what we do is helping others enjoy this extraordinary place to the fullest. We look forward to your next visit to South Walton and another opportunity to...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

What a great visitor center!! If you're driving in from the north on 331 be sure you stop here before you go any further. We didn't know it was there until after we were here for a couple of days and can't believe we drove...More

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Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Dear HootieToo, We appreciate you stopping by our visitor center and sharing your positive experience! It is our pleasure to share all there is to see and do in this extraordinary destination and we are happy to know it helped you! Don't hesitate to stop...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Stopped in to hear about the sights. Christy was so gracious. We got a great overall view along with very specific happenings, she also answered specific questions such as church's in area, best Mexican restaurants, snowbird meetings. Etc. really made our stay enjoyableMore

Thank Judie1
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Christy G, Lead Information Specialist at South Walton Visitor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Dear Judie1, Thank you for stopping by our visitor center! We appreciate you sharing your positive experience. Helping people like you makes our day and we are always happy to share all there is to see and do in this extraordinary destination. We look forward...More

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mxrivas
19 July 2018|
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Response from Christy G | Property representative |
Dear mxrivas, Thank you for your inquiry. We are happy to hear that your son is doing an internship in our area! I encourage him to come to the South Walton Visitor Center on the corner of Hwy. 331 and Hwy. 98 in Santa Rosa... More
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bostonteacher
26 August 2017|
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Response from Christy G | Property representative |
Hi Dave, Thank you for your inquiry. We appreciate your interest in South Walton! February is a beautiful time of year here with average high temperatures in the mid 60's and average lows in the mid 40's. In addition to our... More
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