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Gulf Islands National Seashore - Florida District

Highway 399 Rd, East and West, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
+1 850-934-2600
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Off the beaten path

Take some time and drive down the island away from the restaurants, bars, and shops and relax. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
caseynvicky
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Alexander, Arkansas
Beautiful fall beach

Visited during November. Weather was clear and in the 70s. Crystal clear water and beautiful white... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carl B
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This 150-mile stretch of seashore, which runs from Cat Island in Mississippi to Santa Rosa Island in Florida, offers sparkling blue water and many beautiful beaches along the way.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Highway 399 Rd, East and West, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Take some time and drive down the island away from the restaurants, bars, and shops and relax. We love to bird watch and were not disappointed.

Thank caseynvicky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited during November. Weather was clear and in the 70s. Crystal clear water and beautiful white sand. Not crowded at all made it a wonderfully relaxing trip.

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

LOVE to walk the beach along the water. Be sure to take a couple bags...one for seashells and one for garbage some people leave behind! (Yes, they left their garbage but we picked it up!) Take your chair & relax by the water, very few...More

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place I want to feature is called Johnson's beach gulf islands national seashore. It is an extension of this property. You cannot acess this area from west Pensacola Beach. You must drive west thru Pensacola and pick up route 292 thru Perdido key. For...More

Thank weasels2
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Quiet beaches, far away from The bright lights of the larger Oceanside towns. Great for photography, and just a quiet sunrise walk.

Thank spsmjj
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I love this place in the winter as there is no one here. Gorgeous wide sandy beach with good parking

Thank LAHarleyGal
Reviewed 2 November 2017

So much fun ! shells and wildlife makes this informative and fun. Very quite and not crowded at all .

Thank TERRY L
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Stop by the Gulf Islands National Seashore in the Naval Live Oaks area if you get the chance. Parking is free and there is a National Park Service headquarters building with information. The building was closed the day I stopped by but there are boards...More

Thank Ramblingman163
Reviewed 16 October 2017

There is no better beaches than the Gulf Island National Seashore. The beauty of the emerald waters. The white as snow sand beaches. So many fun activities along the way for adults, teens and children. And. Oh my!! The seafood you can enjoy!! If you...More

Thank judy177
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This was our absolute favorite place to go to the beach but you have to get there early or all the parking will be taken!! Spend one day relaxing in the sun and another watching sharks swim to the shoreline!

Thank TjH0620
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Angeloves1992
17 February 2017|
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Response from danadickerson | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe so!!!!
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rhett1
12 January 2017|
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Response from Wanda1960 | Reviewed this property |
The bay is brownish water but the Seashore is beautiful. They are just across a street from each other.
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Galbatron
8 January 2017|
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Response from 939laureannen | Reviewed this property |
A little west of Destin is Gulf Islands National Seashore. It is definitely secluded, and the sand is soft and white. Because there are picnic shelters and bathrooms, you could spend a day here if you wanted to. I was... More
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