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    The Watercrest

    6201 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-5641
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good16%
    • Average9%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible30%
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    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 95 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My family visited Panama City and stayed 4 nights at The Watercrest. Check in was 3:30. We arrived a little early hoping the room might be ready early. But the room was actually not ready until 4:30. With 2 small children that were asking about...More

    Thank Bill P
    Response from Kayla P, General Manager at The WatercrestResponded 3 weeks ago

    Bill, I am so happy that you were pleased overall despite not getting in at your check-in time. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with others. We hope to see you back very soon! Thank you for choosing Watercrest as your...More

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    We rented room 304 at the Water Crest Condominiums in Panama City Beach, Florida from Emerald Coast Destinations through VRBO for the week of May 27 - June 3, 2017. When we got to the room we IMMEDIATELY realized the beds in the 3rd bedroom...More

    Thank kbritton54
    Response from Kayla P, General Manager at The WatercrestResponded 16 June 2017

    KBritton, I am so sorry that you experienced this. My name is Kayla and I am the General Manager with Sterling Resorts here at Watercrest. We are the on-site rental management company. I cannot speak for Emerald Coast and although you weren't a guest of...More

    Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

    Steer clear of Watercrest 1202 and Emerald Coast Destinations. Had to call nearly everyday of our stay because something was either broken, inoperable, and/or completely disgusting. I'm sorry but this unit was absolutely disgusting and dilapidated. We have rented many places in the area over...More

    Thank sumbay3275
    Response from Kayla P, General Manager at The WatercrestResponded 5 June 2017

    I am saddened to hear that you experienced this during your time here with us at Watercrest. I do hope that you are reimbursed in some way for the troubles you have gone through. We at Sterling Resorts do not manage unit 1202 and are...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    Our family fell in love with unit 705 the minute we opened the door and saw the beautiful view of the gulf. The units living room has a wall of glass windows which open onto the balcony allowing guests the luxury of relaxing in the...More

    Thank BoysMommy1432
    Response from Kayla P, General Manager at The WatercrestResponded 30 May 2017

    Thank you so much for this wonderfully detailed response! I know the owners are grateful that you noticed their extra efforts within this unit. I am so happy that you thoroughly enjoyed your time here at Watercrest and we hope to see you back very...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    We stayed in unit 810 and it is fabulous. Granite countertops, new appliances, two balconies. One wraps around the whole building. Sunset and sunrise views are fabulous as you can see east and west from there. Lots to do...tennis, racquetball, shuffle board, jacuzzi, pool, snack...More

    Thank bpat2n
    Response from Kayla P, Manager at The WatercrestResponded 18 May 2017

    Bpat2n, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a wonderful 5 star review! Unit 810 is one of my personal favorites because it has been updated from standard and offers luxurious accommodations to our guests. I am so glad that you enjoyed...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$244 - US$675 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Panama City Beach
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    • The Watercrest Hotel Panama City Beach
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    Questions & Answers
    Sue S
    4 June 2017|
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    Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
    Sue, There is a Tiki Bar by the pool which sells alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, meals such as chicken salad sandwiches, burgers, chicken nuggets, hot dogs, and bbq. They also sell snacks like chips and ice cream... More
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    miswelker2006
    15 January 2017|
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    Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
    Smoking policies are truly up to every owner or rental company. For Sterling Resorts guests,smoking is prohibited inside the units but smoking on the balcony is okay so long as the balcony door remains shut as to keep the... More
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    Linda H
    22 August 2016|
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    Response from Kayla P | Property representative |
    All major construction of the property has been completed. The front entrance and porte-cochere are still being worked on- tile is being put down as we speak. The Owner's Association expects that everything will be completed... More
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    "We stayed in unit 705. It was amazing. Different units have different owners. Some are managed onsite..."
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    "Higher floors have better views and less pool/beach noise."
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