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The towns along Florida's Panhandle--Fort Walton Beach, Okaloosa and...

The towns along Florida's Panhandle--Fort Walton Beach, Okaloosa and Destin-- comprise the Emerald Coast.

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Beautiful Water and Sand

It truly is the "Emerald Coast" because the water shimmers in a beautiful blue green color... the sand is white and fine. We've been coming down here for years and the beaches... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Jon M
Little Rock, Arkansas
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

It truly is the "Emerald Coast" because the water shimmers in a beautiful blue green color... the sand is white and fine. We've been coming down here for years and the beaches and water this year are better than ever. My only advise is to stay away from the "older" spring breakers... they can get loud and unruly sometimes so... More 

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Madisonville, Kentucky
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234 reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We just spent a week on beautiful Okaloosa Island and spend 4 days at Orange Beach in May. We have also stayed in Destin. Loved all 3 spots. Destin is the most commercial of the 3. Orange Beach and Okaloosa are much quieter but we would definitely return to any of them.

1 Thank bgcg66
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52 reviews
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Overall the emerald coast is ok. Not sure why people come here in the summer though. You could go to Sarasota or Naples and stay for half the price since down south tourist season is in the winter. Also, down on the west coast of Florida, the beaches are nicer. Yes, I said it. The sand is like white powder,... More 

3 Thank Scooter H
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The beach is fantastic! It's so beautiful and nice! We come late in the summer and there's hardly anybody here! The sand is white and the water is very clear!!

Thank Somer C
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Silver Shells Resort, Destin Florida The resort is beautiful. We stayed in the St. Lucia building. A 2 bedroom that slept 8. The room has washer n dryer, broom, mop, vacuum, silverware, pots n pans, toaster, can opener and towels. Bring your own soap, paper towels, dishwashing liquid, washing detergent, trashbags, hair dryer The balcony was nice. It has table... More 

Thank Traveledgirl
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We spent a week on Pensacola Beach and the highlight for our 7 and 8 year old boys was, by far, fishing with Captain Tony! He was personable, professional and made it a priority to ensure the boys had a great time. His boat was clean, well equipped and relaxing for this mom who was able to just sit back... More 

Thank DonnyandAmy O
Midlothian, Virginia
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182 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2016

we happened to get a timeshare in Destin and was our first time to this beautiful area, the WATER here is like being in the Keys of Florida sooo clean are the beaches and such beauty; you will not want to miss Siesta Key beach, Seaside, Rosemary just to name a few........ENJOY

1 Thank jeannette y
Rockville, Maryland
1 review
Reviewed 19 October 2015

My husband and I spent a day fishing with Captain Tony Eddins in October. We were impressed with his knowledge of not only the species we were fishing for, but the habitat in general. This man knows how to catch fish and has a variety of tricks up his sleeve if the initial plan isn't working (unlike some others we... More 

Thank Sarah H
Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We had a great fishing experience with Captain Tony Eddins this past July. Very enjoyable trip with a knowledgeable Captain. We'll go back again. Butch St. George St. Louis, MO

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Moulton, Alabama
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Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

An absolutely beautiful beach with "sugar white" beaches and water that looks truly like emeralds. There are activities for all ages and we will continue to go here forever.

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