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Reviewed 12 October 2014

1st vacation with my daughter was awesome. We definitely picked the right place. The resort is always exciting and full of fun things to do for all ages. The staff was courteous, friendly, professional & prompt. Can't wait til next year!

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1Thank brenalevell
Monticello, Georgia
Reviewed 12 October 2014

So, I read the reviews and chose this "resort" (a term used very loosely) based on what I read. As I said in my title, I really think how you rate is dependent on what you are accustom to. For me and my family, this was way below our norm. The location is wonderful however the rooms are very "tired"....

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1Thank coptrainer1578
Leitchfield
Reviewed 12 October 2014

This was our second stay at Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort. The kids love it, because there are several pools to choose from, activities on site, food, and a gift shop. I like the convenience the resort offers. I wish the resort would update the rooms. I guess my main suggestion would be to update the flooring. By removing the carpet...

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1Thank RBD17
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Great value!!! Rooms could use an update but overall we were very pleased!!! Loved all the activities for the kids and the tiki bar. Great place for a family vacation. Best vacation we've had in a long time!

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Thank Lorikaye270
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 11 October 2014

We always have a great experience at the Sandpiper Beacon! As usual the room was clean, the bed was comfortable, always a hot shower and the staff was friendly and always helpful. The location is unbeatable. Loved opening our curtains and seeing the ocean each morning and sitting at our patio table and chairs drinking coffee. Loved the Tiki Bar...

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1Thank Arlien R
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Reviewed 8 October 2014

I loved our room. The kids loved the bunkbeds. We all enjoyed the Tiki Bar. The kids never felt left out, they loved all the activities such as face painting, crafts, the Polyneisian Experience, the play ground and inflatables. The adult drinks are delicious and well worth the cost. We loved the 2 free nites. We will be back.

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1Thank Rhonda M
Hosford, Florida
Reviewed 2 October 2014

The website did not provide much about the place as if you wonder if they were hiding something. When you arrived to the location, you and your family had to wear a wrist band the entire time you were staying as they wanted to make sure you did not invite another body to the location. If you did, it was...

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3Thank Tonia P
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I always enjoy staying here lots of activities nice staff great location everything you need in one place I look forward to my next visit im recommending this place to everyone i know a little piece of paradise

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2Thank shannon199395
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 29 September 2014

We loved that we didn't have to leave the Sandpiper unless you wanted to, well almost didn't have to leave. If you wanted a soda with out leaving the resort you had better have brought some with you. Of the three soda machines on the property 1 was out of order all week and the other 2 empty all week....

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1Thank Joey K
Bonifay, Florida
Reviewed 28 September 2014

my second year hope to come back every year always something to do for me and for my family if for some reason we do leave the property you don't have to go far for anything you are looking for or need

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Also known as the "FUN Place!" The Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort & Tiki Bar offers year-round fun, activities, and entertainment for all ages. Located directly beachfront on Front Beach Road, the Sandpiper is a family-friendly resort-hotel with planned activities and entertainment, waterslides, multiple indoor/outdoor (seasonally heated) swimming pools, free WiFi, indoor lazy river ride, on-site Deli, Ice Cream Shop, Gift Shop, Restaurant, Arcade and more. Offering 24/7 resort services, including housekeeping, guest services, and maintenance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort

Address: 17403 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-6023
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Panama City Beach
Price Range: $64 - $286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 199
Also Known As:
Sandpiper Beacon Beach Hotel Panama City Beach
Sandpiper Beacon Beach Resort
Sandpiper Beacon Beach Panama City
Sandpiper Panama City Beach
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Panama City Beach
#4 Best Value Hotel in Panama City Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Panama City Beach
#9 Family Hotel in Panama City Beach
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“get second floor, close to tiki bar”
 of 5 bubbles dp86024, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for a view-it's worth it. a partial view included a nice shared balcony”
  • shared balcony, partial view-still an amazing sunset, and no one else was near us
  • bunk bed area where tv is. we didn't use it
 of 5 bubbles K3821JWmelissaa, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor, keeps you away from constant walkers looking in.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnD284, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the beach on the left side of the hotel are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles jwooten7187, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Lots of people walk by the first floor rooms that face the beach so not as private.”
 of 5 bubbles 612gailj, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
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