With over 22 miles of pristine Gulf of Mexico beaches, Panama City Beach features over 20,000 hotel, motel and condominium vacation units. In addition, there are campgrounds, RV parks and of course the beach itself, a favorite destination for everyone.
Whatever you’re looking for, whether it be a small, quaint beach-side motel, darling cottages, oceanfront high-rise or quiet condominium, you’ll find the perfect accommodation here in Panama City Beach. From family-style vacations, romantic getaways, spring break dreams or church retreats, it’s all here. There are multiple RV resorts, beautiful campgrounds, overnight boat docking facilities and of course condo rentals. Reservations typically fill up fast, especially during spring break and holidays. February through June and August through November are usually some of the busiest times as people are getting out of the cold weather in other parts of the country and heading to Florida with crystal blue and green waters, white sugary sandy beaches and hot sunshine.
If you’re looking for a hotel, Panama City Beach has you covered. From simple Holiday Inn resorts and Days Inn starting at just $50 a night to Beach resorts starting at about $120 per night. Legacy by the Sea is one of the more popular places to stay with oceanview properties, large rooms and family-friendly locations. The Beachside Resort is also a popular check-in spot with rates starting at just $125 depending on the season and time of year. Sandpiper Begin Beach Resort is a relaxing place to stay right on the ocean with stunning sunset views, dining options, swimming pools and more resort style amenities.
If you’re going for a beachfront property you want to find someplace that offers a balcony with magnificent ocean views. Many of these oceanfront hotels feature a variety of amenities including swimming pools, kitchenette rooms, washers and dryers, microwaves and refrigerators, additional housekeeping options, air-conditioning, coffee makers, hot tubs and spas, pools specifically designed for children, gardens, complimentary breakfasts and dining options.
Panama City Beach has beautiful downtown areas with well-maintained historical buildings, unique boutiques, trendy coffee shops, cafés and bistros. Several of the hotels will offer a full-service vacation including tours, excursions, and discounts on local events and activities.
Panama City Beach also features different beachside cottages and home rentals starting from just $70 per night. Many of these cottages are a short walk to the beach as a most of the high-rise hotels take up the oceanfront property. Many of these cottages will sleep anywhere from 2 to 10 people and range from $70 per night up to about $350 per night depending on the time of year. Most of these cottages are simple, well-maintained and fully furnished but may not offer resort style amenities such as swimming pools or dining options.
There are numerous campgrounds and RV parks all throughout Panama City Beach. You might choose a campground based on its access, community, convenience and of course the beach. There are several campgrounds and RV parks close to the Gulf of Mexico and several are right on the beach north and south of downtown. Many of these RV parks have shared barbecue areas, picnics, recreational and game rooms, swimming pools and playgrounds, perfect for the kids. Most of the campgrounds will feature power but if you’re looking to really get back to nature, there are several that feature very low modern conveniences. Whether you’re looking for the Ritz Carlton of campgrounds or a tent on the beach, there are a variety of options for you to choose from. Certain campgrounds include Campers Inn, the Emerald Coast RV Beach Resort and the Raccoon River Campground, one of the most popular campgrounds in the area. Of course you’re welcome to stay at the St. Andrews State Park Campsites if you prefer the traditional and familiar status of a state park.
And then of course you have several condominium vacation rentals all up and down the beach in Panama City Beach Florida. These condominium rentals are typically owned by one or two families that rent the units out on a daily or weekly basis year-round. These will be found in resorts such as Majestic Beach Resort, Treasure Island, Grand Panama and Edgewater. These can range anywhere from $120 per night up to $500 per night based on size, luxury, furnishings and amenities.
For more information on accommodations and where to stay in Panama City Beach or answers to any of your questions about lodging please contact our office at any time.